Rob Grace, Asia Times Online | October 28, 2010
The United States has spent millions on clandestine operations aimed at destabilizing Iran's government and trying to sabotage its nuclear program. ++ The American use of covert actions and double agents in Iran has only hampered a long-term solution by reinforcing Iranian fears of the "Great Satan". ++ If the US wants to safeguard its long-term objectives in the region, it will have to redraft its current relationship with Iran. ++ For both countries, finding middle ground is the only way to move ahead.