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Iran Deploys Navy to Western Atlantic: Part II

January 14, 2019

Episode Notes:

The Iranian navy will deploy warships into the western Atlantic beginning in March, increasing the operating range of its naval forces into proximity with the United States.

This is part II of two WarCasts with Dr. BJ Armstrong, Senior Editor with War on the Rocks and Assistant Professor of War Studies and Naval History with the History Department of the U.S. Naval Academy.

[ 0:18 ] Introduction
[ 0:42 ] Impact on diplomatic dynamics
[ 4:02 ] How the U.S. and allies ought to interpret and manage the deployment