This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: parts, foreign monetary aid-Control over the Aden airport brings many benefits to the U.S --Yemen has geopolitical significance including oil fields and straits--China is also trying to expand its influence in the Indian Ocean to the Arabian Sea including Yemen-Reducing aid and military presence will allow al-Qaeda to maintain its presence and even gather support--A new government may not support counterterrorism efforts--Presence of over 60 million guns, Houthi rebels, South Yemen Insurgency, and al-Qaeda require foreign assistance to maintain stability Logan Miller/ARSC400/6093358091/lcm/3 Oct 11...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 10/05/2011 for the course ARSC 400 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Maryland.
- Fall '11