Iran has always desired a corridor to the Mediterranean Sea. While Israel’s existence is an anathema to the radical Islamic Republic, its leaders often times use their religious ideology as a means to spur the country to support its empire building desires, but what is their game plan?
Iran has always understood that it needed to find an effective way to occupy strategic areas across the Middle East. Most countries send whole armies or create economic pacts in order to build regional hegemony. Not Iran.
Instead, Iran creates pseudo states within Arab regimes that are entirely answerable to Iran’s leaders. These pseudo states are meant to provide Iran the strategic depth in order to push Israel into a corner and eventually wipe it out.
From Hezbollah in Lebanon to the Houthis in Yemen, Iran has achieved reaches no one thought possible and is now on the verge of achieving nuclear breakout.
Is Israel ready?