Limiting Arms Sales and the Iranian AWACS Proposal
Publication Date: September 1977
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Jeffrey B. Gayner
Keywords: Middle East
This paper examines the various conflicting contentions that have arisen in conjunction with the proposed AWACS deal and how they relate to the broader questions of arms sales and the role of the United States in maintaining peace and stability through a balance of Power and viable alliances.