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Two Uncertain Futures: Tunisia and Libya

  • Maurizio Cremasco
Part of the International Institute for Strategic Studies conference papers book series (IISSCP)

Abstract

The Mediterranean region is an area whose varied security parameters cannot be reconciled in a single strategic equation. Its politico-military factors differ drastically when one moves from the eastern to the western basin or from the northern to the southern shores.

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Foreign Policy Armed Force Arab Country Charismatic Leader International Posture 
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Notes

  1. 1.
    George Joffe, ‘Bourguiba Strikes Again’, Middle East International (henceforth MEI), 25 July 1986, p. 11.Google Scholar
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    J. A. Allen, (ed.), Libya Since Independence (London: Croom Helm, 1982), p. 20 and pp. 68–9.Google Scholar
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    David Hawley, ‘Libyans Call for Economic Reform’ MEED, 14 March 1987, p. 17.Google Scholar
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    Michael MccGwire, Military Objectives in Soviet Foreign Policy, (Washington DC: The Brookings Institution, 1987), p. 144.Google Scholar
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    Jane Perlez, ‘Gaddafi Urges US to Seek Ways for a “Rapprochement”’, IHT, 13 April 1987.Google Scholar
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    Seymour M. Hersh, ‘Target Gaddafi’, The New York Times Magazine, 22 February 1987, pp. 17–84.Google Scholar
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    Andrew Lycett, ‘The Divided Opponents of Gaddafi’, MEI, 15 May 1987, pp. 14–15.Google Scholar
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    Lilian Craig Harris, ‘After Gaddafi. Who, What and When’, MEI, 15 May 1987, pp. 13–14, and ‘Libya’s Exiles: Fear and Frustration’, The Washington Post, 30 November 1986.Google Scholar

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© International Institute for Strategic Studies 1988

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  • Maurizio Cremasco

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