The Wall Street Journal Article – Gulf Arab States Push to Develop Their Own Defense Industries


The Wall Street Journal has published its piece on the regional defence industry, written by correspondents Margherita Stancati and Nicolas Parasie. It focuses on the burgeoning defence industries in Gulf states, writing that Gulf leaders want to become less dependent on the US and other Western countries, and that they see defence as a sector that can help diversify their oil-based economies.