Countering Iran

October 04, 2017

by Kenneth M. Pollack and Bilal Y. Saab

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Confronting Iran is not a choice, but a necessity borne of the Iranian regime’s persistent enmity toward the United States and all of its key regional partners. After comparing the options to address Iran’s regional challenge, the authors make the case for a U.S. strategy of “pushback,” evaluating its pros, cons, and alternatives.