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The Permanent Crisis: Iran's Nuclear Trajectory (WHP 79)

The Iranian nuclear crisis risks becoming a permanent one. This paper examines possible ways out - and what a nuclear Iran might actually mean

The quickening pace of Iran's nuclear activities has produced an international sense of urgency. Sanctions have intensified, while fears of an Israeli strike abound. Talks have briefly eased the tension, before failing due to fundamental differences between Iran and the West. There seem to be dim prospects for peaceful resolution; the worry is that this long-running dispute could become a permanent crisis. While the crisis is embedded in a set of overlapping security

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