Iran has delivered its first real response to Joe Biden’s victory, announcing plans for a major escalation in its nuclear program. It's a step-by-step guide to triggering a nuclear crisis – but there's still a way out
Ariane M. Tabatabai is an associate political scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corporation. She was previously a Visiting Assistant Professor of Security Studies at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and a Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Twitter: @ArianeTabatabai
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