Will the Taliban’s victory in Afghanistan spark a new wave of jihadist activity in the Arab world? How has the Taliban evolved in the past two decades? And what form will its relations take with its powerful neighbours, Iran, China and Pakistan?
Turkey’s success in finding a role in Afghanistan could bring its leadership valuable benefits.
In an interview, Fatemeh Aman discusses how ongoing developments in Afghanistan might affect neighboring Iran.
A survey of experts on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the viability of the two-state solution.
Iran’s hardline leaders seek to use recent elections in the country to Islamize society at all levels.
Karim Sadjadpour analyzes the implications of the Iranian presidential election held on June 18.
In an interview, Ali Afshari argues the Biden administration’s haste to reach a nuclear deal with Iran may lead to failure.
The political culture of the post-revolutionary period shows striking continuities with the prerevolutionary era.
The recent Gaza conflict showed that attitudes toward Israel in the United States are shifting.
U.S. President Joe Biden says he wants “equal measures of freedom, prosperity, and democracy” for Gaza. What steps can he take to achieve that in practice?