The administration needs to come up with a sensible strategy to confront Iran where it challenges core U.S. interests. But playing around with a nuclear agreement is both irresponsible and dangerous.
A Machiavellian combination of ruthlessness, radicalism, and realism has helped Tehran fill political vacuums created by the Iraq war and Arab uprisings.
Iran has just completed a presidential election and Carnegie’s Karim Sadjadpour discusses what may lie ahead.
By forging closer relations with Tehran, Europe could unshackle its foreign policy from the United States.
Pending Iran sanctions legislation would not necessarily torpedo the nuclear deal.
How does Russia position itself between Iran and Israel in the Middle East?
As a new administration takes office, the prospect of conflict with Iran is more likely than ever.
Following a recent Iranian ballistic missile test, national security adviser Mike Flynn has put Iran “on notice.”
The death of Iranian ex-President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, one of the original pillars of the 1979 Revolution, could have broad effects on Iran’s reformist movement.
Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani helped Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ascend to the supreme leadership of Iran and spent the next three decades trying, unsuccessfully, to wrestle power back from the man he enthroned.