The First Saudi-Iranian War Will Be an Even Fight

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The First Saudi-Iranian War Will Be an Even Fight

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The First Saudi-Iranian War Will Be an Even Fight

What happens when the Saudi military's massive budget meets Iran's mastery of asymmetric warfare? Here's a preview.

By Afshon Ostovar |
Iranian soldiers march during a parade marking the country's Army Day, on April 18, 2017, in Tehran. (ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images) Iranian soldiers march during a parade marking the country's Army Day, on April 18, 2017, in Tehran. (ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images)

Afshon Ostovar is the author of Vanguard of the Imam: Religion, Politics, and Iran’s Revol utionary Guards and an assistant professor of national security affairs at the Naval Postgraduate School. All views expressed are his own.

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