Issue 313 - 02 Jun 1987
Something very odd is going on in the Gulf. And for all the ironic comment it may call forth, the situation is particularly dangerous. Gratuitous criticism of US foreign policy has become the common currency of the Middle East media (A rab as well as Iranian) for several years. But there is nonetheless an inescapable impression that the Reagan Administration is once again embarking on a course of action which will lead at best to a qualitative complication of an already complex state of affairs, and at worst a catastrophe.

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