As U.S.-Iranian tensions rise, the Trump administration should adopt a political-military strategy that will counter the causes and effects of Iranian aggression.
President Trump's aggressive stance against the Iranian Revolutionary Guards could further jeopardize regional stability and the Iran nuclear deal.
The death of Iran's former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani continues to affect the country's political scene.
Donald Trump’s tough talk of defeating Islamic terrorists, ripping up the Iran nuclear deal, and barring Muslims from entering the U.S. suggests a sharp pivot in Middle East policy, but could be surprising continuity with Barack Obama’s approach to the region.
Souring relations between Tehran and Riyadh, never cozy, threaten American efforts at diplomacy.
For the first time, America has recognized Iran's place at the negotiating table in resolving Syria's civil war. Diplomacy between the two sides hinges on understanding what drives Iranian policy.
With the announcement of a nuclear deal in Vienna, a three-decade freeze in relations between the U.S. and Iran is beginning to break. A former American diplomat with a deep knowledge of Iran explains the way forward.
Eight experts on what the nuclear deal means for Iran, the United States, the Middle East, and the world.