Commander-in-Chief? Washington unsure whether Obama or Petraeus will lead Gulf policy

Issue 841 - 21 Nov 2008 | 5 minute read

With the Obama camp keeping its cards close to its chest on key appointments and foreign policy, Gulf watchers have been left pondering what the US president elect intends to do in the region – whether Obama will opt for continuity or change, and how the anticipated strategic ‘pivot’ to Afghanistan will affect Gulf policy.

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