May 21, 2018
The Regional Consequences of Trump’s Decision to Ditch the Iran Nuclear Deal
By Rachel Ansley
“This change is US policy is happening at a time when the region is really combustible,” said Zalmay Khalilzad, president of Gryphon Partners and an Atlantic Council board director. Ultimately, the regional impact of US President Donald J. Trump’s May 8 decision to withdraw from the JCPOA will depend on Tehran, and what it decides to do next: play nice on the world stage, or retaliate in its own backyard.
Read the entire event recap over at the New Atlanticist.