23 July 2021

Just how dangerous is Iran to the world?


Assessing the danger that Iran poses to the world through its development of nuclear weapons, missiles and other weapons may be misleading. Focusing on its conventional and potential nuclear abilities misses a crucial factor in evaluating the level of danger. The key lies with understanding who in Iran would decide when to use weapons and, more importantly, what motivates them. The Islamic Republic of Iran is a paranoid regime, believing that Shia Islam is under an existential threat and must [...]