Anatomy of a very tense night
Still dissembling, Iran’s foreign minister looked a bit less polished this week in Manhattan
Our troops in Syria are hostages to Obama’s deal with Iran, which mandates a state of perpetual war between America and the region’s Sunni majority. Donald Trump wants to withdraw from both.
As AIPAC convenes in D.C., it’s time to admit the inconvenient truth: Donald Trump is bad for Israel
Non-military options that might prevent an ‘Israel-Resistance Axis War’ are waning
It’s time to release the documents regarding the previous president’s payment of the Islamic Republic’s claim
Trump’s envoy tries to make a distinction between Hezbollah and Lebanon’s government where there is none
An American father and son languish in an Iranian prison
Recent protests in Iran join a long history of what today would be known as activism
A brief history of the Islamic Republic’s assaults on journalism
Regime clerics steal everything, including the pistachio nuts
Because they have lost the ability to cover real news when it happens
Politico reporter is punished for raising the curtain on Obama’s Hezbollah policy
The news rattles the Iranian Jewish community worldwide
“The US does not—and will not—recognize a difference between the political and military arms of Hamas,” the UN ambassador writes
News of the News: How Lebanon came to host an information campaign designed to protect the pro-Iran policies of the Obama administration from the pro-Saudi policies of the Trump administration
Why the United States’ inexplicable abandonment of the Kurdish people is ‘the geopolitical equivalent of a stock-market crash’
‘We should not have abandoned Kurdistan, the only real pole of stability in the region’
As Iraqi Kurds put independence to a referendum on Monday, the Arab world works to quash the statehood aspirations of the Western-friendly nation
‘Afghanistan is the swamp and Trump now owns it’
Successive two-term administrations made a mess of the Middle East. Who will clean up?
The former Iranian president—and notorious anti-Semite and homophobe—was published in an engineering journal’s August issue
The latest campaign against Israel has all the hallmarks of an Islamic Republic operation
‘Autocracies are less likely than democracies to sign international agreements and when they do, they are more likely to cheat. But we never seem to learn our lesson.’
And now Donald Trump, who inherited the disastrous Lebanon policy of the Obama administration, has a big problem on his hands
The former George W. Bush administration adviser and diplomat talks Iran, North Korea, and other NatSec issues
Will we do it again?
The president may be a reckless outsider, but he’s the only one who has a chance to undo three decades of America’s disastrous North Korea policy
Iran Week: Why was the Wall Street Journal reporter fired?
Iran Week: Watching a 3,000-year history come to an end in Persia