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Has Putin Just Killed the Iran-Russia Air Defense Missile Deal?
March 09, 2016
Has Putin Just Killed the Iran-Russia Air Defense Missile Deal?
Vladimir Putin has frozen the transfer of S-300 surface-to-air missile systems to Iran, a Kuwait-based newspaper claims.
Has Putin Just Killed the Iran-Russia Air Defense Missile Deal?
North Korea's Middle East Pivot
July 29, 2014
North Korea's Middle East Pivot
North Korea has a long history of funneling weapons to Palestinian and other Middle Eastern militant groups.
North Korea's Middle East Pivot
Australian Police Seize $510 Million in Drugs, Cash and Assets in Money Laundering Sting
January 23, 2014
Australian Police Seize $510 Million in Drugs, Cash and Assets in Money Laundering Sting
Year-long “Operation Eligo” targeted biker gangs, human traffickers – even Hezbollah.
Australian Police Seize $510 Million in Drugs, Cash and Assets in Money Laundering Sting
Why Obama Should Work with Iran on Syria Now
September 14, 2013
Why Obama Should Work with Iran on Syria Now
The Russian offer gives the U.S. to engage with Iran on a host of regional issues, including Syria.
Why Obama Should Work with Iran on Syria Now
What Iranian Terror Threat?
June 04, 2013
What Iranian Terror Threat?
Contrary to a new U.S. report, 2012 demonstrated both Iran’s limited aims and capability to conduct terrorist attacks.
What Iranian Terror Threat?
Israel’s Target in Syria Was Hezbollah, Not Assad
May 07, 2013
Israel’s Target in Syria Was Hezbollah, Not Assad
Reports indicate that strikes targeted short-range missiles that were awaiting transfer to Hezbollah.
Israel’s Target in Syria Was Hezbollah, Not Assad
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October 28, 2012
The "Copycat" War: Iran Strikes Back
From cyberstrikes, assassinations, and drone surveillance, Iran seems to copying Western tactics. Retaliation, not escalation, is Tehran’s goal.
The "Copycat" War: Iran Strikes Back
Opening Pandora's Box: If Israel Strikes Iran, What About Hezbollah?
October 13, 2012
Opening Pandora's Box: If Israel Strikes Iran, What About Hezbollah?
Hezbollah, through direct strikes or terrorism, could complicate Israel’s decision to attack Iran and spark an even greater regional crisis.
Opening Pandora's Box: If Israel Strikes Iran, What About Hezbollah?
The Enmity Conspiracy, or How War with Iran Became 'Inevitable'
July 21, 2012
The Enmity Conspiracy, or How War with Iran Became 'Inevitable'
Trita Parsi argues that a running series of miscalculations, escalations, and assumptions are driving the West and Iran towards open conflict.
The Enmity Conspiracy, or How War with Iran Became 'Inevitable'
February 23, 2012
Was Bangkok Just the Start?
The alleged Iranian attacks on Israeli diplomats underscore the changing face of terrorism. The fight is increasingly likely to be waged in Asia.
Was Bangkok Just the Start?
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