Why Attacking Iran Is an Insane Idea

July 6, 2019 Topic: Security Region: Middle East Blog Brand: The Buzz Tags: IranAl QaedaTerrorismWarRegime

Why Attacking Iran Is an Insane Idea

Chaos here we come.

The Trump administration can recognize Iran for its potential in stabilizing the Middle East or can replicate past U.S. mistakes, solidifying this nation’s role as the foremost agent of global chaos.

Robert Gaines is an IT Professional and ten-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard. He served with U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq and Afghanistan as an embedded liaison for ground combat operations.

Scott Horton is director of the Libertarian Institute, editorial director of Antiwar.com, host of Antiwar Radio on KPFK 90.7 FM in Los Angeles and the author of Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan.

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