June 2, 2011
Iran Nuclear Weapons

In Iran Sanctions: Preferable to War but No Silver Bullet, South Asia Center Non-resident Senior Fellow Barbara Slavin outlines the penalties imposed on Iran as a result of its nuclear program; its support for organizations the U.S. government has designated as terrorist; and its human rights abuses.
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It also discusses the impact of these penalties on Iran’s nuclear advancement, and the consequences for the overall Iranian economy.

The issue brief was launched at a Symposium event on June 2, 2011.

Barbara Slavin appeared on VOA's radio program "Press Conference USA" to discuss the issue brief. Audio is available from the VOA's website.

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