Following the September 14 attack on two Saudi Aramco facilities, Atlantic Council experts Kirsten Fontenrose, Phillip Cornell, Ellen Wald, Jean-Francois Seznec, and Randolph Bell unpack the latest developments and offer insight into the ramifications for global energy markets, regional security, and the anticipated Aramco IPO.

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Why now, Iran?

Kirsten Fontenrose and Jean Francois Seznec respond.

MBS is between a rock and a hard place, how will the Saudis respond?

Ellen Wald gives her take.

Iran isn’t prepared for a war and can’t afford it anyway.

Kirsten Fontenrose, Director of the Council’s Scowcroft Middle East Security Initiative .

Phillip Cornell looks for an exit, but the warpath doesn’t seem to have off-ramps.

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