Regions / Iran
Understanding the politics of Iran's technological development should serve as a check on the unwarranted paranoia that Iran's scientific achievements have generated in the West.
An incident in which a speedboat charged a British warship highlights the potential for conflict between Iran and the West in the Persian Gulf.
Iran may catch a break as the United States weighs invasions of both Libya and Syria instead.
The first to recognize literature's power are the tyrants themselves.
Assaults on the rule of Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad almost make you feel sorry for him.
The president and the clerics have squared off in Tehran. Will it push Iran over the edge?
Israel's attack on Iraq's Osirak nuclear reactor did little to halt Iraq's nuclear-weapons program.
Israel and Iran are playing dangerous games with nuclear weapons by, respectively, denying its program and disavowing its likely intentions.
A UN vote to grant Palestine statehood may provoke an irrational reaction from Israel.
Many of the same people who led the push for regime-change in Baghdad now have their sights set on Tehran.