In the Terror War, Clear Philosophy Equals Strong Positions

Iran has a clear philosophy behind their war against America and the rest of the world. Can the same be said about the rest of the world's philosophy for defending itself? The time to deal with Iran is now, before they get nuclear weapons and before they develop a following in the Middle East. As a non-Arab nation, Iran has always been an outsider in the region, but good strategy on their part could change that.