2 Tweets Capture What's Keeping the Iran Framework Agreement From Being <em>Great</em>
April 03, 2015
2 Tweets Capture What's Keeping the Iran Framework Agreement From Being Great
The framework agreement on Iran's nuclear program looks good except for one thorny issue: sanctions relief.
2 Tweets Capture What's Keeping the Iran Framework Agreement From Being Great
We Have the Framework for a Final Iran Deal
April 03, 2015
We Have the Framework for a Final Iran Deal
In a historic moment, the P5+1 group of powers and Iran have come to a framework agreement on Iran's nuclear program.
We Have the Framework for a Final Iran Deal
France’s Born-Again Proliferation Beliefs Ring Hollow
December 24, 2014
France’s Born-Again Proliferation Beliefs Ring Hollow
How to explain French obstructionism on Iran? Look to its lucrative regional trade agreements with Gulf Arab monarchies.
France’s Born-Again Proliferation Beliefs Ring Hollow
In Iran Nuclear Talks, 'No Deal' Is Worse Than Status Quo
October 08, 2014
In Iran Nuclear Talks, 'No Deal' Is Worse Than Status Quo
If reaching a permanent agreement by next month’s deadline proves impossible, the West must lock in the status-quo.
In Iran Nuclear Talks, 'No Deal' Is Worse Than Status Quo
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
August 25, 2014
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
The two countries need each other, in a relationship that seems unlikely to be derailed soon.
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
Why Tehran Loves Iran Hawks
July 17, 2014
Why Tehran Loves Iran Hawks
However well-intentioned, Iran hawks in the U.S. threaten to advance Tehran's nuclear agenda.
Why Tehran Loves Iran Hawks
Solving the Sunni-Shia Conflict Begins with Tehran
May 23, 2014
Solving the Sunni-Shia Conflict Begins with Tehran
‘If Syria and the broader Sunni-Shia conflicts are symptoms, then Iran’s isolation is the disease’
Solving the Sunni-Shia Conflict Begins with Tehran
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?
Iran's UN Ambassador Pick Angers US
April 10, 2014
Iran's UN Ambassador Pick Angers US
Iran's new ambassadorial nominee to the UN was involved in the 1979 hostage crisis between the U.S. and Iran.
Iran's UN Ambassador Pick Angers US
The US, Iran, and Nuclear Negotiations
February 27, 2014
The US, Iran, and Nuclear Negotiations
The Diplomat speaks with Dr. Trita Parsi about the recent round of negotiations between the P5+1 and Iran.
The US, Iran, and Nuclear Negotiations
Don’t Hold Veterans Hostage to Iran Sanctions
February 26, 2014
Don’t Hold Veterans Hostage to Iran Sanctions
A GOP amendment in the U.S. Senate would force Democrats to vote on additional Iran sanctions.
Don’t Hold Veterans Hostage to Iran Sanctions
Iran Cooperates On Interim Nuclear Deal, Uranium Stockpiles Down
February 22, 2014
Iran Cooperates On Interim Nuclear Deal, Uranium Stockpiles Down
The latest IAEA Director's report confirms that Iran is following up on commitment made in the interim nuclear deal.
Iran Cooperates On Interim Nuclear Deal, Uranium Stockpiles Down
Obama Administration is Botching Iran Nuke Talks
February 20, 2014
Obama Administration is Botching Iran Nuke Talks
By raising the issue of ballistic missiles, the U.S. threatens to undermine the P5+1-Iran negotiations.
Obama Administration is Botching Iran Nuke Talks
Iran Tests Long-Range Ballistic Missiles
February 14, 2014
Iran Tests Long-Range Ballistic Missiles
The Iranian military successfully tested two new indigenous long-range missiles.
Iran Tests Long-Range Ballistic Missiles
Iran Nuclear Chief: Arak Reactor May Be Modified
February 06, 2014
Iran Nuclear Chief: Arak Reactor May Be Modified
Ali Akbar Salehi indicated in an interview that Iran might be willing to convert Arak to a light-water facility.
Iran Nuclear Chief: Arak Reactor May Be Modified
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
January 22, 2014
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
The nuclear issue may be defused for now, but multiple factors could continue to undermine relations.
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
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