Iran’s Strategic Backyard

FA – American combat troops have left Iraq, yet the country remains an ideological and diplomatic battleground. The rising tension between Iran and the United States is poised to overflow in Mesopotamia; Washington and Tehran are at once posturing and attempting to find common ground. Whether these goals can coexist is an enigma, although the prospect of a nuclear-armed country on Iraq’a border is disconcerting.

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