A 'Security Umbrella' Against Iran

Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) has offered a new response to Iran's nuclear ambitions, pledging that as president she would extend the U.S. nuclear 'security umbrella' to Arab allies, on the condition that they give up any interest in developing or acquiring nuclear weapons. Clinton's staff declined to specify how the proposal would work or how it was developed. In earlier statements and writings on Iran, she emphasized Iran's threat to Israel and the United States, and she also raised the possibility of talking to Tehran.

A 'Security Umbrella' Against Iran

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