This article is the best I found in terms of an actualized analysis of US-Iran relations and the situation in the region. The article demonstrates that the situation is unlike any under the two last American presidents and asks for another kind of action plan.
The Arab Middle East is far too weakened and divided to support a Trump administration strategy for containing the Islamic republic’s ambitions.
By Vali R. Nasr
Professor Nasr is a scholar of Middle East affairs.