By Alex Sergeev (www.asergeev.com) - Area of American military air base Al Udeid (Abu Nahlah Airport) near Mesayeed, south-west from Doha, view from a window of a car. Qatar, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=71864188
Stability is a crucial factor for a key US base in the Middle East | The Hill
How much is keeping the base as an ally worth? The base costs money to maintain while it serves as a meeting point for US Forces. James Arnold explores the concept and history of the base. He breaks down the numbers and how much we spend to maintain it, as well as the competitive advantages it might give us against terrorism.