Tag: Shi’ite Dissidents
Saudi Arabia in the 1990s: Stability and Foreign Policy
September 1, 1997 | Mordechai Abir
The stability of Saudi Arabia (and the Persian Gulf as a whole) is crucially important to the world's industrial countries. According to the Gulf Center of Strategic Studies, "oil is expected to account for 38 percent of all the world consumption of energy until 2015, compared to 39 percent in 1993.