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The nightmare this time

A nuclear showdown with Iran could be this generation's Cuban missile crisis. Here are the reasons we must not let it come to that.

By Graham Allison
March 12, 2006

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ACCORDING TO A RECENT Gallup poll, most Americans now view Iran as our country's greatest national enemy. Indeed, a Washington Post -ABC News survey reports that 42 percent of Americans support a military strike to prevent Iran from developing nuclear technology. Online betting sites make the odds of a US or Israeli airstrike against Iran before March 2007 as 1 ... (Full article: 1584 words)

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