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An Iran War is Unlikely

For the US and Israel, Iran Works Best as a Perpetual Threat

Both Israel and the U.S. need Iran: they need to be able to point to Iran as a threat, as a menace, as the source of terrorism and evil in the world. That threat is also an important part of any election campaign for politicians in both countries. The fact that Iran is none of those things is beside the point.