Mitt Romney Is Wrong on Iran
March 24, 2015
Mitt Romney Is Wrong on Iran
A recent op-ed by the former presidential candidate on the Iran negotiations is discouraging.
Mitt Romney Is Wrong on Iran
The Trouble With Sanctions
March 15, 2015
The Trouble With Sanctions
Sanctions may well be the least worst option in dealing with hostile regimes. But they can have unintended consequences.
The Trouble With Sanctions
How Netanyahu Saved the Iran Nuclear Talks
March 13, 2015
How Netanyahu Saved the Iran Nuclear Talks
Far from being a spoiler, Netanyahu inadvertently facilitated negotiations between the U.S. and Iranian governments.
How Netanyahu Saved the Iran Nuclear Talks
Netanyahu’s Faulty Case to the U.S. Congress
March 07, 2015
Netanyahu’s Faulty Case to the U.S. Congress
For the Israeli Prime Minister, compromise isn’t an option.
Netanyahu’s Faulty Case to the U.S. Congress
Why Iran Should Have Missile Capability
March 06, 2015
Why Iran Should Have Missile Capability
An argument for keeping Iran’s missile program out of the P5+1-Iran negotiations.
Why Iran Should Have Missile Capability
Asia and the 2015 NPT Review Conference
March 02, 2015
Asia and the 2015 NPT Review Conference
Can the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Review Conference help prevent future crises from escalating?
Asia and the 2015 NPT Review Conference
Pakistan-Iran Border Stress
November 30, 2014
Pakistan-Iran Border Stress
There are tensions between the two neighbors. There need not be.
Pakistan-Iran Border Stress
How China Complicates the Iranian Nuclear Talks
November 25, 2014
How China Complicates the Iranian Nuclear Talks
Chinese engagement with Tehran strengthens Iran's bargaining position at its talks with the P5+1.
How China Complicates the Iranian Nuclear Talks
The Nuclear Implications of Iran-Pakistan Tensions
November 11, 2014
The Nuclear Implications of Iran-Pakistan Tensions
Tensions with nuclear-armed Pakistan may influence Iran's calculus regarding its own nuclear program.
The Nuclear Implications of Iran-Pakistan Tensions
Still Looking for Obama’s Rebalance to Asia? Support a Deal with Iran.
July 16, 2014
Still Looking for Obama’s Rebalance to Asia? Support a Deal with Iran.
Negotiations with Iran have many implications for US policy in the Pacific.
Still Looking for Obama’s Rebalance to Asia? Support a Deal with Iran.
Wanted: Karl Lee
May 22, 2014
Wanted: Karl Lee
The US is taking unprecedented steps to track down a ‘principal contributor’ to Iran’s ballistic missile program.
Wanted: Karl Lee
Is Iran Ten Years Away From a Nuclear Bomb?
May 10, 2014
Is Iran Ten Years Away From a Nuclear Bomb?
A former Israeli atomic chief claims Iran would need ten years to develop an operational nuclear weapon.
Is Iran Ten Years Away From a Nuclear Bomb?
The Bright Spot in Iran’s Latest Political Repression
May 02, 2014
The Bright Spot in Iran’s Latest Political Repression
While nuclear negotiations continue, Tehran tries to crack down on internal dissent.
The Bright Spot in Iran’s Latest Political Repression
How Iran’s Upcoming Election Drives Nuclear Diplomacy
April 24, 2014
How Iran’s Upcoming Election Drives Nuclear Diplomacy
Iran’s future hangs on the Assembly of Experts election in 2016. For that reason, so do the P5+1 negotiations.
How Iran’s Upcoming Election Drives Nuclear Diplomacy
As China Turns Toward Middle East, China and Israel Seek Closer Ties
April 09, 2014
As China Turns Toward Middle East, China and Israel Seek Closer Ties
Israeli President Shimon Peres is visiting China, the latest sign of growing Chinese-Israeli ties.
As China Turns Toward Middle East, China and Israel Seek Closer Ties
Near East and Far East: Not So Distant
March 03, 2014
Near East and Far East: Not So Distant
The U.S. should not treat its Asia commitments as distinct from its role in the Middle East.
Near East and Far East: Not So Distant
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