In approaching the latest turmoil in the Middle East, Washington should use every means at its disposal, short of war, to influence countries whose futures are up for grabs.
In Defense of Political Warfare
Israeli Military Technology Can Keep American Soldiers Safe from Iranian Rockets
Last month, the Pentagon announced its withdrawal of Patriot missiles from Saudi Arabia, where they had been positioned in 2019 following a series of Iranian rocket and drone attacks. In nearby Iraq, Tehran has directed over 40 rocket attacks at American targets—which do not have adequate anti-missile systems—over the last twelve months. John Hannah and Jacob Nagel argue that the U.S. should look to Israel for the technology that will defend American servicemen against the Islamic Republic’s arsenal: