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The US, Iran, and Oil-Hungry Asia
July 01, 2019
The US, Iran, and Oil-Hungry Asia
As tensions between the United States and Iran deepen, Asia’s top oil importers watch warily.
The US, Iran, and Oil-Hungry Asia
How the Growing Gulf Crisis Impacts Pakistan
June 29, 2019
How the Growing Gulf Crisis Impacts Pakistan
As the specter of war looms once more over the Middle East, a wary Pakistan calls for restraint.
How the Growing Gulf Crisis Impacts Pakistan
The Price of US-Iran Tensions for South Korea
June 27, 2019
The Price of US-Iran Tensions for South Korea
For South Korea, the impact of U.S. sanctions on Iran stretches far beyond oil imports.
The Price of US-Iran Tensions for South Korea
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
June 25, 2019
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
Sanctions on Iran and the possibility of conflict are jeopardizing Kabul's long-term development plans.
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
The Geopolitical Implications of Abe's Iran Trip
June 18, 2019
The Geopolitical Implications of Abe's Iran Trip
Insights from David Arase.
The Geopolitical Implications of Abe's Iran Trip
What Did Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Accomplish in Iran?
June 14, 2019
What Did Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Accomplish in Iran?
Abe’s effort at playing the middle man between Washington and Tehran yielded no immediate results.
What Did Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Accomplish in Iran?
Shinzo Abe Heads to Tehran: What’s on the Agenda?
June 11, 2019
Shinzo Abe Heads to Tehran: What’s on the Agenda?
Deescalation between the United States and Iran is in Tokyo’s interest.
Shinzo Abe Heads to Tehran: What’s on the Agenda?
US-Iran Tensions: Impact on China-Iran Ties
June 03, 2019
US-Iran Tensions: Impact on China-Iran Ties
Insights from Amin Saikal.
US-Iran Tensions: Impact on China-Iran Ties
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
December 13, 2018
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
U.S. coercive pressure on Iran works against Uzbekistan’s regional interests and the stability of Afghanistan.
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
Managed Instability: Iran, the Taliban, and Afghanistan
November 14, 2018
Managed Instability: Iran, the Taliban, and Afghanistan
Iran’s support for the Taliban is an effective way of retaliating against the United States, but there’s more to it.
Managed Instability: Iran, the Taliban, and Afghanistan
What Does Trump’s Withdrawal From the Iran Nuclear Deal Mean for Afghanistan?
May 30, 2018
What Does Trump’s Withdrawal From the Iran Nuclear Deal Mean for Afghanistan?
Washington’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal is not good news for Afghanistan.
What Does Trump’s Withdrawal From the Iran Nuclear Deal Mean for Afghanistan?
Trump’s Iran Strategy Needs a Dose of Historical Reality
November 09, 2017
Trump’s Iran Strategy Needs a Dose of Historical Reality
Trying to sideline Iran ignores over 2,500 years of history.
Trump’s Iran Strategy Needs a Dose of Historical Reality
What Happens to the Iran Nuclear Deal Under Trump?
February 02, 2017
What Happens to the Iran Nuclear Deal Under Trump?
Negating the deal unilaterally would have major consequences for the United States.
What Happens to the Iran Nuclear Deal Under Trump?
Iran and the US: A Roadmap to Peace
December 24, 2016
Iran and the US: A Roadmap to Peace
The path to a possible U.S.-Iran detente.
Iran and the US: A Roadmap to Peace
How Trump Can Strengthen US Leverage Against Iran
November 30, 2016
How Trump Can Strengthen US Leverage Against Iran
Scrapping the nuclear deal will backfire.
How Trump Can Strengthen US Leverage Against Iran
Trump Can't End the War in Afghanistan Without Iran
November 24, 2016
Trump Can't End the War in Afghanistan Without Iran
If the next U.S. president wants stability in Afghanistan, he will have to come to terms with Iran.
Trump Can't End the War in Afghanistan Without Iran
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