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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...
Iran

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...
Iran

Too often, when American politicians and the press analyze high-profile diplomacy, they self-flagellate. Rather than recognize the problem lies with the insincerity of opponents, they...
Iran sanctions

Yesterday, President Obama was not inclined to argue with Congress over Iran. The White House announced that, while the president thought it was unnecessary, he...
iran

Not only Boeing but also many other Western and Asian companies have salivated at the possibility of entering the Iranian market. Superficially, Iran seems like...
iran

One of the conceits behind Obama-era diplomacy with Iran was that the Islamic Republic was a normal state. Its aggressive rhetoric was simply a means...
Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has declared that Iran will seek nuclear-powered ships. This comes after he alleged that the U.S. has violated the Iran nuclear...
Boeing

Last week President-elect Donald Trump fired a warning shot to the Boeing Corporation and other U.S. government vendors. Trump criticized the aircraft manufacturer for what...
Iran gold rush

Despite dire predictions of a Donald Trump depression, the Republican victory appears to have created a boom in the stock market. It's also having something...