Containing Iran

The new White House with President Donald Trump at the helm has rightfully placed Iran "on notice."  Washington also responded with a new round of sanctions after Tehran's January 29 ballistic missile test, in defiance of a United Nations Security Council resolution in relation to the controversial Iran nuclear deal. The firm policy adopted vis-à-vis Iran is a step in the right direction toward a new Middle East foreign policy.  And as the White House and Congress have begun to weigh new measures and designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization, there are voices heard raising the alarm about the U.S. intending to go to war. It is a known fact that the IRGC is behind all of Iran's terrorist activities, including the regime's involvement in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon.  Through the past decades, the IRGC has also gained an iron grip over the regime's...(Read Full Post)