The relationship between the EU and Iran cannot prosper if relations between the United States and Iran deteriorate.
Russia and Iran should talk more about how they interpret each other’s interests, adjust these interpretations and avoid misinterpretations in the future.
How does Russia position itself between Iran and Israel in the Middle East?
Of all the foreign policy fantasies of the current administration, one of the most alluring is that key Sunni Arab states can now be mobilized effectively in the service of U.S. interests.
The transatlantic relationship is not only about military spending; it is also about protecting values.
Before the White House translates its rhetoric into reality, it needs to carefully weigh the benefits of a more confrontational policy toward Iran against the potential costs.
Iranian support for the Houthis has been marginal and does not shape their decisionmaking as much as local alliances and conflict dynamics do.
As a new administration takes office, the prospect of conflict with Iran is more likely than ever.
While the Rouhani administration tries to find the right balance of financial reforms, the banking sector challenges continue to hamper sustainable economic growth.
Following a recent Iranian ballistic missile test, national security adviser Mike Flynn has put Iran “on notice.”