ABSTRACT

Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and the Military Balance in the Middle East, Hearing Before the Senate Committee on Armed Services, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, First Session, August 5, 2015   [open pdf - 4MB]

This is a testimony compilation of the August 5, 2015 hearing on "The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and the Military Balance in the Middle East" held before the Senate Committee on Armed Services. From the opening statement of John McCain: "This Committee's oversight is focused on the strategic and military implications of the nuclear deal with Iran. Among other things, we want to know how this agreement will affect regional security, proliferation, and the balance of power in the Middle East; what impact it may have on Iran's malign activities and ambitions to dominate the region; what it means for perceptions of American credibility among our allies and partners; and what the consequences are for U.S. defense policy, military planning, and force posture." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: John McCain, Jack Reed, Walter Russell Mead, Michael Singh, Ray Takeyh, Philip Gordon, and Richard Nephew.

Publisher:
Date:
2015-08-05
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Senate Committee on Armed Services: http://www.armed-services.senate.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
URL:
Help with citations