In tank warfare, as in national defense in general, it is about the balance between offense and defense. It is necessary to strike the enemy and strike him hard, while minimizing (not eliminating) his abilitiy to strike you. When Iran fought Iraq, the ability of iraqi army to strike iranian targets was very limited. If Iran were to fight US or even Israel, there is no place in Iran that cannot be hit and hit hard. It would be a bloody battle, but in the end, the number of iranian deaths would be horrifying.
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from the article: Revolutionary Guards: Iran can penetrate Israel's Merkava tanks
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