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Iran and the Israel-UAE Deal

BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 1,704, August 21, 2020 By Dr. Doron Itzchakov

 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates presents the Iranian regime with dilemmas on both the foreign and the domestic front. The regime fears the emergence of a new international alliance that will have greater power to contain its hegemonic regional aspirations, and there is a new urgency to the need to prove to the Iranian people that the government’s imperialist foreign policy works to their benefit.

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