The United States and Iran: Sanctions, Wars and the Policy by Sasan Fayazmanesh

By Sasan Fayazmanesh

When and why did the U.S. coverage of containment of Iran take place? How did it evolve? the place is it going?


Much has been stated concerning the US coverage of twin containment, fairly because it relates to Iraq. even though, there was little in-depth research of this coverage in terms of Iran.


Sasan Fayazmanesh explores this frequently overlooked topic by way of studying the background of this coverage. The research comprises the position that the Carter and Reagan Administrations performed within the Iran-Iraq battle, the varied sanctions imposed on Iran through the Clinton management and the competitive and confrontational coverage towards Iran followed by way of the George W. Bush management after the occasions of September eleven, 2001.


This topical learn synthesises quite a number basic resources, together with firsthand studies, newspaper articles and digital media, and provides a coherent research of the ebbs and flows within the US considering on Iran and Iraq.

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