Regions / Iran
An influx of Iranian troops into Syria is complementing Russian airstrikes in attempting to shore up the Assad regime.
“Realists” in government or foreign policy analysis don’t question whether Iran is an enemy.
Washington Post reporter and Iranian-American Jason Rezaian loved Iran too much to leave.
A prescription for fueling an intensified Middle-East arms race.
The United States may equip Israel with weapons to attack nuclear energy sites in Iran.
Hillary Clinton just laid out a hawkish foreign policy vision in a major speech. How do her views stack up against those of Bernie Sanders, her challenger from the left?
The legislation sponsored by Democratic Sens. Benjamin Cardin and Michael Bennet to accompany the Iran nuclear deal would include increased funding for Israeli security.
Those opposed to the Iran deal worry that the subsequent easing of economic sanctions will enable Iran to increase its support for Hezbollah and Hamas.
Turkey's offering Washington a fig leaf of cooperation against the Islamic State, but it's turning all its firepower against the most effective anti-ISIS fighters in the region — the Kurds.
"The Iranian threat" has become such a truism in American politics that we've completely lost sight of Washington's own record.