March 02, 2015

‘Iran threat’ grows as it expands to Yemen

Featuring Jacob Stokes

Source: Gulf News

Dubai: The commander of the foreign wing of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards was upbeat as he addressed a rally marking the 36th anniversary of the uprising that ushered in theocratic rule.

“We are witnessing the export of the Islamic revolution throughout the region,” Qassem Sulaimani, the increasingly public head of the elite Quds Force, said last month. “From Bahrain and Iraq to Syria, Yemen and North Africa.”

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Authors

  • Jacob Stokes

    Fellow, Indo-Pacific Security Program

    Jacob Stokes is a Fellow in the Indo-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security, where his work focuses on U.S.-China relations, Chinese foreign policy...