We Must Tolerate a Nuclear Iran

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Nuclear-Iran

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

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  • For Nuclear Iran

    For

    George Perkovich

    Vice president for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, DC.

  • For Nuclear Iran

    For

    Karim Sadjadpour

    International Crisis Group's Iran Analyst

  • For Nuclear Iran

    For

    Sanam Vakil

    Assistant Professor of Middle East Studies at Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies

  • Against Nuclear Iran

    Against

    Patrick Clawson

    Deputy Director for Research at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy in Washington, DC.

  • Against Nuclear Iran

    Against

    Reuel Marc Gerecht

    Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research

  • Against Nuclear Iran

    Against

    William Kristol

    Editor of the influential Washington-based political magazine, the Weekly Standard

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Perkovich

For The Motion

George Perkovich

Vice president for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, DC.

George is an expert in US foreign policy, non-proliferation, security, global governance, non-governmental actors, India, Iran and Pakistan.

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Sadjadpour

For The Motion

Karim Sadjadpour

International Crisis Group's Iran Analyst

Karim has written widely on Iranian society and politics, its nuclear program, Iran-Iraq relations, and U.S.-Iran relations. He is a regular contributor to BBC World and NPR©, and has also written for the Washington Post, New York Times, International Herald Tribune, New Republic and others.

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Vakil

For The Motion

Sanam Vakil

Assistant Professor of Middle East Studies at Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies

Sanam is a former research associate for the Council on Foreign Relations' Iran Project and served as a consultant to the World Bank Group's Middle East North African Division.

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Clawson

Against The Motion

Patrick Clawson

Deputy Director for Research at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy in Washington, DC.

Patrick's previous positions include five years as senior research professor at the National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies and four years each as senior economist at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, the World Bank, and the IMF. He is author of numerous books on the Middle East and Iran.

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Gerecht

Against The Motion

Reuel Marc Gerecht

Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research

Reuel is an expert in Middle East affairs, since 9/11 he has focused on Iran, Iraq, and Afghanistan, as well as on terrorism and intelligence. He is the author of numerous books on Iran and was with the CIA from 1985 to 1994.

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Kristol

Against The Motion

William Kristol

Editor of the influential Washington-based political magazine, the Weekly Standard

Kristol is widely recognized as one of the nation's leading political analysts and commentators, Kristol regularly appears on Fox News Sunday and on the Fox News Channel. He is an Op-Ed columnist for the New York Times and co-author of the bestseller, The War Over Iraq: America's Mission and Saddam's Tyranny (2003).

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Declared Winner: Against The Motion

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