Iranian and American Strategies After the Killing of Soleimani
Caroline Rose has a Master’s of Science Degree (MSc) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), with a degree in History of International Relations. Just before joining GPF she served as a Research Associate for LSE’s International Drug Policy Unit (IDPU), where she researched the nexus between illicit economies and armed insurgencies. She earned her undergraduate degree from American University’s School of International Service and has worked previously at both Brookings Institute and the Atlantic Council. Her studies and projects at these institutions covered a range of topics, from Russian and Chinese cyber warfare, evolving American interest within a changing international order, and grand security strategies against state-led revisionism in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and the Pacific. Throughout she’s written for a diverse array of publications including Limes in Italy.
-Expect to see more sanctions and tit for tat retaliations
-Creating unrest and tension among the population of Iran
-Patrick asks our guest if she thinks Iran really is a source of terrorism
-Since 1979, we’ve seen Iran rise as a power. Iranian terrorism is done through networks. It’s all starting to come to a head.
-We talk about the creation of Israel and our complex relationship with it
-Patrick questions why the U.S. gets nukes but is very against everyone else having them. Caroline tackles the idea and tries to explain why this is.
-Is the U.S. an empire builder?
-What does the U.S. have against Russia?
Caroline Rose on the Mid East, Iran and Iraq and President Trump, January 8, 2020