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Thu, Feb 25, 2021

With Iran, nuclear diplomacy comes first

Iranian officials at all levels have shifted their talking points regarding the US. They have been clear that they are willing to reengage the US despite the bitter experience of the past four years. It is past time that the Biden foreign policy team implements what they have been preaching and reaches out to Iran in a constructive manner.

IranSource by Mehran Haghirian

Iran Politics & Diplomacy

Tue, Feb 23, 2021

With the boycott over, Qatar tries to reclaim top regional mediator role

Qatar is trying to use its connections to both Turkey and Iran to re-position itself as the key regional mediator it was before the 2011 Arab Spring.

IranSource by Ali Fathollah-Nejad and Cinzia Bianco

Middle East The Gulf

Tue, Feb 16, 2021

Iran-Taliban growing ties: What’s different this time?

Regional cooperation might be the only solution to reach a lasting peace for Afghanistan and, in that regard, Iran may be able to help.

IranSource by Fatemeh Aman

Iran Middle East

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Forward Defense and Seizing the Advantage

Fri, Feb 26, 2021

FAST THINKING: Biden’s first bombing

What does the strike signal about Joe Biden’s simultaneous efforts to re-engage Iran in talks to revive their nuclear deal? And what does it suggest about how the president will approach military action and the American presence in the Middle East?

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Iran Nuclear Nonproliferation

Thu, Feb 25, 2021

With Iran, nuclear diplomacy comes first

Iranian officials at all levels have shifted their talking points regarding the US. They have been clear that they are willing to reengage the US despite the bitter experience of the past four years. It is past time that the Biden foreign policy team implements what they have been preaching and reaches out to Iran in a constructive manner.

IranSource by Mehran Haghirian

Iran Politics & Diplomacy

Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Dagres joins Newsmakers to discuss the JCPOA

In the News

Economic Sanctions Iran

Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Josep Borrell outlines the EU’s priorities in a multipolar world

“Today we’re in a multipolar world and [the EU will] have to look outwards because the problem is no longer among us; it’s among us and the rest of the world," Josep Borrell told the Atlantic Council. The problems ahead: the pandemic, Russia, China, and more.

New Atlanticist by Larry Luxner

China European Union

Fri, Feb 19, 2021

Warrick quoted in Lawfare on Iranian information operations

On February 19, FD NRSF Thomas Warrick was quoted in a piece titled “How to Understand Iranian Information Operations.” In this piece, Warrick claims that Iran is using disinformation tactics as a retaliation tactic, asserting national power without direct escalation.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Policy Disinformation

Thu, Feb 18, 2021

Slavin joins the BBC to discuss the JCPOA

In the News

Iran Middle East

Wed, Feb 17, 2021

Responding to Iranian proxies in Iraq: Lowering the cost of accountability

Rather than being faced with doing nothing, leaving, or being kicked out, such a joint approach can make the US the more attractive partner, undermine Iran’s ability to control the narrative, and improve prospects for future security cooperation.

MENASource by C. Anthony Pfaff

Iran Iraq

Tue, Feb 16, 2021

Azodi in Next Generation Nuclear Network: What does the history tell us about Iran’s nuclear intentions?

In the News

Iran Middle East

Tue, Feb 16, 2021

Iran-Taliban growing ties: What’s different this time?

Regional cooperation might be the only solution to reach a lasting peace for Afghanistan and, in that regard, Iran may be able to help.

IranSource by Fatemeh Aman

Iran Middle East

Tue, Feb 16, 2021

Fontenrose joins Lawfare to discuss US-Iran relationship

In the News

Economic Sanctions Iran