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Isolating the Iranian Problem


Casey L. Coombs, who holds a Master of Science in International Affairs and Global Enterprise from the U, is serving a fellowship in New York as United Nations correspondent for the Diplomatic Courier. In a recent report, Coombs considers the pressures building against Iran.

Only a month removed from allegations of a stranger-than-fiction plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to the US, and less than two weeks after an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report all but accused the Islamic Republic of nuclear bomb-building since 2003, Iran is reeling from a new round of not-so-soft sanctions. Read more…

RedThread will continue to link to Casey’s reports during his tenure covering the UN. And he can be followed on Twitter at @Macoombs.