Gulf states

Gulf Countries Consent to U.S. Redeployment in the Region

Saudi Arabia and several other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have consented to a U.S.request to redeploy its military forces in the Arabian Gulf, Asharq Al-Awsat reported quoting knowledgeable Gulf sources. The Gulf-American agreement aims to counter Iran and prevent it from carrying out any attacks to destabilize the region, the sources said.