On March 2, I talked with the Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans about my recently published book, Saudi Arabia and Iran: Friends or Foes?
PAAIA: Why did you decide to write a book on Saudi-Iranian relations?
KEYNOUSH: I became interested in Iran’s regional foreign policy during the Iran-Iraq war in 1980-1988, having lost family and friends, and being forced to flee our home dozens of times in the course of the war. Yet, even back then I knew that it was not Iraq I was fascinated with, but Saudi Arabia.
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