Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC)

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Also referred to as the Co-operation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (CCASG), the Council was established on 25 May 1981 on signature of the Charter by Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.


Member State Saudi Arabia Arab World African Union Custom Duty 
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Further Reading

  1. Twinam, J. W., The Gulf, Co-operation and the Council: an American Perspective. Washington, 1992Google Scholar

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  • Barry Turner

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