ABSTRACT

Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses [Updated March 13, 2009]   [open pdf - 699KB]

This report discusses U.S. concerns and policy responses to Iran. This report characterizes and outlines the steps taken by the previous administration to address Iran's threat to U.S. national security and the new administration's policies on diplomacy with Iran. This report also includes a detailed description on the regime structure, stability, and elections including the upcoming June 12, 2009 presidential elections; the human rights situation; Iran's strategic capabilities and weapons of mass destruction programs; foreign policy and support for terrorist groups, and U.S. policy responses, options, and legislation.

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CRS Report for Congress, RL32048
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2009-03-13
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