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31 August 2015

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Matthew Duss (Foundation for Middle East Peace) and Meir Javedanfar (Al-Monitor, The Iran-Israel Observer)

On Foreign Entanglements, Matt and Meir discuss the new IAEA report on Iran’s nuclear program. Meir is concerned that war with Iran has become an identity issue for some Americans. Turning to the recent Non-Aligned Movement conference in Tehran, they discuss the surprising roles of Ban Ki-moon and Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. Matt argues that Obama’s strategy of diplomatic engagement at the UN has been vindicated. Is Israel or the US ever likely to bomb Iran? Matt worries that the tension between US and Israeli red lines increases the risk of war.

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Recorded:Aug 31    Posted:Sep 1, 2012
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Foreign Entanglements | Sep 1, 2012 | Matthew Duss & Meir Javedanfar

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