TITLE

Strike Out

AUTHOR(S)
Mazarr, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;8/15/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 7, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that a preemptive or strategical military strike by the United States against Iran will lead to a serious conflict. Announcement of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad that Iran will resume its uranium-enrichment program; Possibility that the U.S. will launch limited air strikes on Iran's nuclear facilities; Statement that Iran has warned the U.S. that it will respond violently to any preemptive strike; Report that Iran fears that the U.S. is determined to end its nuclear program so that it can dominate the Middle East; Possibility that Iran would support terrorist groups and encourage attacks on Israel if the U.S. strikes Iran; Possibility that the U.S. would be led into a ground war in Iran; Suggestion that Iran be allowed to continue its nuclear program under International Atomic Energy Agency inspections.
ACCESSION #
17869025

 

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