The Looming Threat of Conflict

ECONOMIST – The Iranians have posed a problem to Washington before now, but in recent weeks the threat has intensified. Although Professor Milani noted that Iran may not pose an existential threat to the US and Israel, the tension is still very real, and there is potential for these harsh feelings to flare into regional conflict. With the ominous implementation and escalation of sanctions hanging over every decision and posture, it will be crucial to monitor the region to see if the US may indeed have to commit itself again.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s