MARSHALL PLAN FOR THE MIDDLE EAST ?

Over the past two years the Arab world has been thrown into the greatest pan-regional turbulence since the 1950s. If ever there was need of a workable forward plan for the region, that time is now and in London in September, Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum, put forward his opinions and recommendations for just such an initiative. In this month’s edition of The Middle East Magazine we analyze his intriguing plan.