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    Macron Tries to Sell Trump on New Iran Deal

    French President Emmanuel Macron sees his visit to Washington, DC as a chance for U.S. President Donald Trump to address some of his concerns with the existing Iran nuclear deal while still saving the deal itself.

    • Op-Ed

    Iran’s Real Enemy in Syria

    Distilled to its essence, Tehran’s steadfast support for Assad is not driven by the geopolitical or financial interests of the Iranian nation, nor the religious convictions of the Islamic Republic, but by a visceral hatred for the state of Israel.

    • Op-Ed

    The Friend of My Enemy

    As Pakistan balances cooperation with Iran and its relationship with Saudi Arabia, Indo-Saudi relations are on the rise and Iran continues to play India and Pakistan against each other for its own gain.

    • Article

    Prospects for Change in Iranian Foreign Policy

    • Mahmood Sariolghalam
    • February 20, 2018

    Iran boasts that its foreign policy is driven by fighting injustice rather than furthering the state’s economic interests. This may restrain possibilities for reform.

    • Op-Ed

    India, Iran, and a Divided Middle East

    India must recognize the reality of regional conflicts in the Middle East and limit their impact on India’s ability to secure its goals in the region.

    • Article

    Tehran’s Shia Foreign Legions

    • Ali Alfoneh
    • January 30, 2018

    As one of the region’s largest countries, Iran has sought to fill the power vacuums after the U.S.-led invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, coupled with ongoing Arab upheavals.

    • Diwan

    Twilight of the Mullahs?

    In an interview, author Andrew Scott Cooper suggests that we are entering a new phase in Iran.

    • TV/Radio Broadcast

    Should the United States Show Support for Protests in Iran?

    There is very little opportunity for the United States to have a controlled influence inside Iran. The United States should be pursuing its national interests vis-à-vis Iran’s policy in the region and the globe.

    • Diwan

    Revolt Does Not Always Mean a Revolutionary Road

    Comparing the demonstrations in Iran with the Arab uprisings may mean missing an important point.

    • Op-Ed

    Trump’s Policy on Iran: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    When it comes to Iran, Donald Trump’s foreign policy looks like a scene out of Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

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