Posted inAfghanistanIranIraqMiddle EastSouth AsiaUnited StatesWorldYemen

The real US-Iran war will be fought on proxy battlefields

Despite apocalyptic warnings about Iran and the United States stumbling into a new war, the response to America’s killing of Qasem Soleimani was, when it came, rather muted: a dozen ballistic missiles slammed into US bases in western and northern Iraq, causing no casualties, followed by an eerie political silence. The brief skirmish was over […]