Picking sides – Team Iran or Team America? Our expert can explainJanuary 7, 20201 min read
Like America, the Middle East is divided, tense and the sands shift constantly between allies and enemies. And as the temperature rises and war looks more and more imminent – it might be time to find out who is on side with who are why?
It seems obvious – with Iran would be Syria, Palestine and Iraq (a newer friend).
Siding with America would be Saudi Arabia, Israel and likely Turkey.
But what about the other world powers with investments in the region like France and Russia?
It’s a powder keg, and it could likely blow – and if you are a reporter covering this topic, let our experts help with your coverage.
Dr. Glen Duerr's research interests include domestic and international terrorism, comparative politics, and international relations theory. Glen is available to speak to media regarding this topic– simply click on his icon to arrange an interview.
Glen Duerr, Ph.D. Associate Professor of International Studies
Dr. Deurr's research interests include nationalism and secession, comparative politics, and international relations theory