Appeasing Iran Will Fail
The National Interest -

Amitai Etzioni

Iran, Middle East

If the United States is not willing to countenance Iran and its aims, it will have to respond forcefully to the latter’s provocations.

On July 19, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps of Iran ordered a British oil tanker to change course and enter Iran’s territorial waters. The British tanker was escorted by a British frigate. An officer aboard the frigate addressed the Iranian marauders, calling, “Please confirm that you are not intending to violate...

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