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It has become a rhetorical staple for many—in the progressive left, among the libertarian and isolationist right, and among anti-Israel obsessives—that Israel benefits disproportionately from...
iran

Throughout the Cold War, deterrence formed the backbone of U.S. security doctrine. Whether it was the North Atlantic Treaty Organization more broadly or, specifically, the...
Iran

Ukrainian authorities have reportedly seized a shipment of Russian missiles bound for Iran. According to al-Arabiya: Ukraine has announced that it has seized an airplane destined...
Iran

Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, an influential Iranian politician who over the course of his career held just about every major political post the Islamic Republic...
Iran deal

Yesterday, the White House released a “Statement by the President” marking the one-year anniversary of the Iran Deal. The White House will probably not celebrate...
Iran

As the curtain closes on the Obama administration and Secretary of State John Kerry’s tenure, their two chief accomplishments on the foreign policy front have...
Qassem Soleimani

Qassem Soleimani, the head of the Islamic Republic Guard Corps’ elite Qods Force, is responsible for the deaths of more Americans than any other terrorist...
Iran

With just days remaining in Barack Obama’s tenure in the White House, sober minded critics of his legacy in office must concede he failed to...
Rafsanjani

Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died of a heart attack yesterday at the age of 82. No sooner was his death announced then the whitewash of...
Iran

Supporters of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) are wringing their hands at what might become of the deal under a Trump administration. After...
Russian-Iranian

Critics pounced on President George W. Bush when he described Iran, Saddam Hussein’s Iraq, and North Korea as part of an "Axis of Evil" almost...
Iran nuclear deal

At his valedictory press conference last week, President Obama listed the Iran nuclear deal among his proudest accomplishments. But though the president claimed it “ensured...