Why the assassination of Iran’s top nuclear scientist was more of an attack on Joe Biden than Iran.

The assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, believed to have been conducted by Israel, was a clear and obvious attempt to thwart a nuclear deal between the Biden administration and Iran.

Arthur Quayle
Dec 12, 2020 · 4 min read
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Background

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The Assassination

The vehicle in which Dr Fakhrizadeh was killed. Source: BBC

Looking Ahead

Joe Biden (L) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R), during a meeting in Jerusalem on March 9, 2016. Source: Foreign Policy

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Arthur Quayle

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Political writer with a focus on East Asia. Asian and International Studies (MA) student at the University of Nottingham. I also write for Evolv Ideas.

Dialogue & Discourse

News and ideas worthy of discourse. Fundamentally informative and intelligently analytical.

Arthur Quayle

Written by

Political writer with a focus on East Asia. Asian and International Studies (MA) student at the University of Nottingham. I also write for Evolv Ideas.

Dialogue & Discourse

News and ideas worthy of discourse. Fundamentally informative and intelligently analytical.

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