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 "Iranian Strategic Competition with the US: The Military Dimension"
Anthony H. Cordesman, Adam C Seitz and Vivek Kocharlakota, CSIS Burke Chair in Strategy, (20100813).
 
To read the full publication, click here:

http://csis.org/publication/iranian-strategic-competition
 "Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Birth of a Regional Nuclear Arms Race?"

Adam C Seitz and Anthony H. Cordesman, Praeger Security International, September 2009. 

Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Birth of a Regional Nuclear Arms Race? is an expert, insider’s look at Iran’s current and potential ability to wage both conventional and asymmetrical warfare—and the options available for dealing with a nuclear Iran.

Are we on the brink of a regional nuclear arms race in the Middle East? In this important volume, Anthony Cordesman and Adam Seitz examine how Iran's nuclear ambitions have already altered security policy for the United States, Iran's neighbors, and the international community. Cordesman and Seitz address the full range of issues related to Iran's quest for nuclear weapons, including its emphasis on medium- and long-range missiles, the decline of Iran's conventional military capabilities, and the continued Iranian efforts to undercut the spread of democracy in the region.

The volume includes hypothetical studies outlining the possible effects of specific nuclear, chemical, or biological attacks by Iran. In addition, it is illustrated with tables and graphs that provide a quantitative and qualitative look at Iran's conventional and asymmetric warfighting capabilities and at the progress of Iran's nuclear and missile programs.

To read the full publication, click here:

http://csis.org/publication/iranian-weapons-mass-destruction-0

 "Iran's Continuing Challenge in a Time of Arab Turmoil"

By Adam C. Seitz and Anthony H. Cordesman, in The Montreal Review, 26 May 2011 issue​.

To read the full publication, click here:

http://www.themontrealreview.com/2009/Iran-continuing-challenge-in-a-time-of-Arab-turmoil.php

 "Ties that Bind and Divide: The 'Arab Spring' and Yemeni Civil-Military Relations"

By Adam C. Seitz in: Helen Lackner (ed.), Why Yemen Matters: A Society in Transition, (Saqi Books, 2014), pp 50-67.

Publication available at, click here:

http://www.saqibooks.co.uk/book/yemen-matters/​

 "Yemen" in the "World Almanac of Islamism"

Adam C. Seitz contributed the "Yemen" chapter of The  World Almanac of Islamism 2011, (Rowman & Littlefield, American Foreign Policy Council), 2011, and has since updated the chapter for the 2014 edition.

"The American Foreign Policy Council’s World Almanac of Islamism is a comprehensive resource designed to track the rise or decline of radical Islam on a national, regional and global level. This database focuses on the nature of the contemporary Islamist threat around the world, and on the current activities of radical Islamist movements worldwide."

To access the online resource, click here:

http://almanac.afpc.org/Yemen

 “Gulf Threats Risks and Vulnerabilities: Terrorism and Asymmetric Warfare”
Adam C Seitz and Anthony H. Cordesman, CSIS Burke Chair in Strategy, (Working Draft 20090827).
 
To read the full publication, click here:
 
http://csis.org/files/publication/090827_gulf_terror_assym.pdf
 “Iran Status Report: Iran and the Challenges to Middle East Security”
 “Iran Status Report: Iran and the Challenges to U.S. Policy”
 “Iran’s Nuclear Weapons Program: Work in Progress?”
 “Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: Biological Weapons Programs”
 “Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: Capabilities, Developments and Strategic Uncertainties”
 “Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: Chemical Weapons Program"

Anthony H. Cordesman with Adam C Seitz, CSIS Burke Chair in Strategy, (Working Draft 20081022). 

To read the full publication, click here:

http://csis.org/files/media/csis/pubs/081022_irancw_chapters.pdf 

 “Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: Doctrine, Policy and Command”
 “Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: Strategic and Warfighting Implications of a Nuclear Armed Iran”
 “Iranian Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Broader Strategic Context”
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