RAND Expert Alireza Nader to Testify Before House Committee About Iran's Power Projection Capability

Alireza Nader, a senior international policy analyst at the RAND Corporation, will testify before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's Subcommittee on National Security.

Issues he will address include:

  • Iran's capability to project power by reviewing Iran's military arsenal, financing, training, and arming of proxy groups in the region
  • How Iran's capabilities may advance as a result of increased funding from sanctions relief
  • How the U.S. should be prepared to defend national security interests in the Middle East and at home against Iran's advancement in power projection as a result of sanctions relief.

What

Congressional Testimony

When

9:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. ET, November 5, 2015

Where

2154 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.

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