Despite Bluster, Iran Is Vulnerable

Forbes, Steve
March 2006
Forbes Asia;3/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p11
The author expresses his opinion about the U.S. military's move against Iran. He cites that Iran is a major oil producer but the country lacks refining capacity to produce oil of its own. He mentions that U.S. military experts think that there is no need to take out every facility involved in the nuclear efforts in order to disrupt the mullahs' pursuit of nuclear bombs. He asserts that the mullahs are relying on the European Union's diplomacy.


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