Analysis: Economy, military shape US Iran strategy
FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2012 file photo obtained from the Iranian Mehr News Agency, Iranian army members prepare missiles to be launched, during a maneuver, in an undisclosed location in Iran. President Barack Obama may have to decide this year whether to use military force to fulfill his vow to prevent Iran from being able to build nuclear weapons, foreign policy experts say. But America's economic and military realities argue intensely against attacking the Islamic Republic and for muddling through by, perhaps, further tightening sanctions that have cut deeply into Tehran's economy. (AP Photo/Mehr News Agency, Majid Asgaripour, File)
Posted: Monday, February 4, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 5:11 pm, Tue Mar 25, 2014.
Monday, February 4, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 5:11 pm.