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The next step toward an all-out war in the Middle East happened late Thursday. The U.S. military launched a drone strike at the Baghdad airport. The target was Qassem Soleimani, a powerful Iranian commander of the Revolutionary Guard. Soleimani was a major force in the conflict in Syria and in Iran’s black operations in the Middle East.
Oct 23, 2017 · Competition between parallel government institutions with overlapping fields of responsibility is hardly a novelty in Iran. It predates the Islamic Republic and has traditionally helped Iranian rulers to play different power centers against each other and maintain control. Under Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, however, the conflict between the country’s intelligence agencies has reached an ...
Apr 11, 2011 · National security is normally seen in terms of military strength and internal security operations against extremists and insurgents. The upheavals that began in Tunis, and now play out from Pakistan to Morocco,. have highlighted the fact that national security is measured in terms of the politics, economics, and social tensions that shape national stability as well.