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The Trump Administration’s Iran Obsession Encumbers US-China Trade Talks
December 12, 2018
The Trump Administration’s Iran Obsession Encumbers US-China Trade Talks
Meng Wanzhou's arrest is just the latest example of an Iran fixation getting in the way of more important U.S. interests.
The Trump Administration’s Iran Obsession Encumbers US-China Trade Talks
Canada Arrests Huawei Executive; China Demands Her Immediate Release
December 06, 2018
Canada Arrests Huawei Executive; China Demands Her Immediate Release
Meng Wanzhou, CFO of Huawei and daughter of Huawei’s founder, has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the U.S.
Canada Arrests Huawei Executive; China Demands Her Immediate Release
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
November 08, 2018
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
Given the port’s importance to India and Afghanistan, the U.S. has reportedly carved out a sanctions exception for Chabahar.
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
Even With a Waiver, Will Iran Sanctions Chill US-India Ties?
November 07, 2018
Even With a Waiver, Will Iran Sanctions Chill US-India Ties?
Without greater energy cooperation, the U.S.-India partnership will feel the chill from an Iranian sanctions winter.
Even With a Waiver, Will Iran Sanctions Chill US-India Ties?
'Sanctions Are Coming': US Issues Limited Iran Sanctions Waivers, With One Big Exception
November 03, 2018
'Sanctions Are Coming': US Issues Limited Iran Sanctions Waivers, With One Big Exception
China, Iran's biggest oil importer, is still in the dark about a possible sanctions waiver.
'Sanctions Are Coming': US Issues Limited Iran Sanctions Waivers, With One Big Exception
Trump's Iran Sanctions Reimposition Takes the JCPOA One Step Closer to Collapse
August 07, 2018
Trump's Iran Sanctions Reimposition Takes the JCPOA One Step Closer to Collapse
The core bargain at the heart of the JCPOA doesn't exist in the way it was designed to any longer.
Trump's Iran Sanctions Reimposition Takes the JCPOA One Step Closer to Collapse
Why US Sanctions Are So Lethal
February 23, 2018
Why US Sanctions Are So Lethal
The anatomy of a Chinese tech-company disaster.
Why US Sanctions Are So Lethal
Iran and Russia Negotiating $10 Billion Arms Deal
November 15, 2016
Iran and Russia Negotiating $10 Billion Arms Deal
Iran is reportedly interested in purchasing Russian-made aircraft, artillery, and tanks.
Iran and Russia Negotiating $10 Billion Arms Deal
Asian Oil Majors and Iran: Risks and Rewards
October 04, 2016
Asian Oil Majors and Iran: Risks and Rewards
Insights from Yassin K. Fawaz.
Asian Oil Majors and Iran: Risks and Rewards
Can China Capitalize on Iran's Post-Nuclear Deal Opening? Don't Count On It
September 19, 2016
Can China Capitalize on Iran's Post-Nuclear Deal Opening? Don't Count On It
Even after the nuclear deal, China shouldn't expect too much from economic ties with Iran.
Can China Capitalize on Iran's Post-Nuclear Deal Opening? Don't Count On It
Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse?
July 28, 2016
Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse?
"Tension is mounting internationally as the flaws of the nuclear deal are repeatedly uncovered."
Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse?
Doing Sanctions Right Against North Korea
July 14, 2016
Doing Sanctions Right Against North Korea
Policymakers should learn the lessons of the Iran deal if they hope to succeed in denuclearizing the Korean peninsula.
Doing Sanctions Right Against North Korea
Banking With Iran: The US Needs to Put Up or Shut Up
July 12, 2016
Banking With Iran: The US Needs to Put Up or Shut Up
Rather than trying to convince Europeans to start doing business with Iran, the U.S. needs to roll up its own sleeves.
Banking With Iran: The US Needs to Put Up or Shut Up
5 Reasons Gwadar Port Trumps Chabahar
June 09, 2016
5 Reasons Gwadar Port Trumps Chabahar
China and Pakistan's port at Gwadar will see smoother sailing than India and Iran's alternative.
5 Reasons Gwadar Port Trumps Chabahar
Iranian Energy and Japanese Technology
May 31, 2016
Iranian Energy and Japanese Technology
The Panama Papers shed light on Iran’s plans for self-sufficiency and Japan’s role in tech development.
Iranian Energy and Japanese Technology
The Iran-North Korea Connection
April 20, 2016
The Iran-North Korea Connection
Iran and North Korea have a long history of military cooperation and technology exchanges.
The Iran-North Korea Connection
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