The dangerous reality of an Iran war

Source: The American Conservative
by Sharmine Narwani

“After weeks of saber-rattling over Iran as the ‘number one terrorist state’ in the world, the Trump administration appears to have quietly dialed down the rhetoric a notch. Here in the Middle East, however, where every peep and creak out of Washington is scrutinized to death, interested parties haven’t stopped speculating about a U.S. confrontation with Iran. Fifty days into his term, Trump’s foreign-policy course remains an enigma. He swears ‘all options’ remain on the table with Iran — but do they?” (03/15/17)