The Ukraine Crisis and the Middle East

Author
James F. Jeffrey
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Abstract
The Ukraine situation will affect Washington's Middle Eastern priorities, but not to such a degree that it will stymie a strong U.S. response to Russian actions, since America has the power to act in the region without Moscow if necessary. Ukraine could well make it necessary.
Topic
Foreign Policy, Territorial Disputes
Political Geography
United States, Europe, Ukraine, Middle East