March 09, 2017
As Presidential Election Nears, Iran's Hardliners Flex Their Muscles
By Yigal Chazan
Emboldened conservatives look set to step up their influence over the country whether they win or not.
January 12, 2017
Rafsanjani: The Iranian Revolution’s Unlikely Reformer
By Kevjn Lim
No one embodied the travails and contradictions of Iran’s Revolution as deeply as the late Hashemi Rafsanjani.
July 11, 2016
Iran: One Year After the Nuclear Deal
By Behrouz Khosrozadeh
A year after the nuclear deal, a climate of insecurity in the Islamic Republic remains and Iran stays unpredictable.
February 12, 2016
Don't Count on Iran's February 2016 Elections Making History Just Yet
By Ankit Panda
Iran's political institutions will make a reformist triumph an unlikely outcome of the elections.
February 02, 2016
Will Iran Keep Its Promises?
By Huseyn Panahov
An election this month will tell the story.
May 23, 2014
Iran Boosts Its A2/AD Capabilities
By Shahryar Pasandideh
Iran is developing new missile technologies to improve its ability to wage asymmetrical warfare.