US – Iranian Relations Remain Heated by Rhetoric
Relations between the United States and Iran remain tense as recently leaked US intelligence reports indicate that Iran currently has plans to build new nuclear reactors. The United States has consistently portrayed Iran as an unstable power with ambitions to obtain nuclear weapons—all part of the broader ideological war between the two countries. While at the moment the conflict between the United States and Iran is largely rhetorical, there is a change the the rhetorical clash could escalate into a physical battle.
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