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The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Don’t underestimate Iran’s ability to fight a bloody war. Pouya Alimagham refutes [1] hawkish claims that war with Iran would be short and easy.

Future of aid work at risk in Iran due to U.S. sanctions. The Norwegian Refugee Council warns [2] that U.S. sanctions are preventing payments to provide humanitarian aid to refugees and victims of the flooding disaster.

More sanctions will only hurt the Venezuelan people. Michael Shifter comments [3] on the Trump administration’s escalation of the economic war.