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The Debate over Bombing Iran

The Economist held a debate earlier this week about taking military action against Iran’s nuclear program. In favor of military action was General Chuck F. Wald, a director at Deloitte. Dr. Emily Landau, a senior research associate at ...

Iranian Nukes Closer?

Iran may now have enough nuclear fuel “to make a rapid, if risky, sprint for a nuclear weapon,” the New York Times reported this week. However, design work on an actual nuclear weapon may have been halted in 2003, and “it is ...

Would striking Iran work?

A new analysis by the Institute for Science and International Security attempts to answer that question, the Washington Post reports. A military strike against Iran’s nuclear facilities would probably only delay the country’s progress ...

Iranians and nukes

New polling in Iran offers mixed signals to those who hope for “moderation.” A strong majority of Iranians favors allowing all reformist candidates to contest elections, and 86% say that all leaders of their country should be elected. At ...