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Iran’s Ballistic Missile Test: A Violation of Resolution 2231?

By: Jack Talton In late January of this year, Iran conducted a test of a ballistic missile.[1] This was the first of such tests conducted since the Trump administration assumed office.[2]  President Trump responded to the test by tweeting, “Iran is playing with fire – they don’t appreciate how ‘kind’ President Obama was to them. Not me.”[3] The President was…