Soviet Objectives Towards Egypt

  • Karen Dawisha

Abstract

The foreign policy objectives pursued by any state are the end result of interactions between values, images and capabilities. Whereas a state’s values will determine what is desirable, the capabilities, as perceived by decision-makers, will determine what is feasible. The general objectives of Soviet foreign policy are the outcome of such an interaction.

Keywords

Petroleum Syria Assure Egypt Defend 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karen Dawisha
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SouthamptonUK

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