Threatened by an Iran with increasing regional and international influence after the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a diplomatic accord struck between Iran and the P5+1 (five permanent members...
Booming domestic oil production in the United States in recent years has led to clarion calls from government officials and oil companies alike to lift the ban on crude oil exports, arguing that such a move would increase the...
U.S. President Barack Obama’s foreign policy in North Africa and the Middle East has suffered relentless attack due mostly to a perceived lack of aggression, but past experience suggests active intervention doesn’t always produce...
Scholars in the nuclear policy community have written off the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Conference as a failure, without any acknowledgment of the notable progress that has been made within the past few years.
Sanctions can be a powerful tool, provided there is thought applied to their implementation and scope.
Until recently, cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Iran was considered unthinkable, but recent events suggest that a thaw in relations is more than just possible.
With staunch Republican support and waning Democratic backing, Israel is attempting to turn the United States into a battleground of partisan politics and force President Obama to abandon the pending nuclear deal with Iran.
Benjamin Netanyahu has won an unprecedented third consecutive election as prime minister of Israel. This is a fourth conservative win for the right-wing Likud party, which has thirty seats total in the Israeli parliament, six...
Cooperating with Iran against the Islamic State may offer short-term advantages in the fight against the terrorist organization, but doing so seriously threatens the long-term stability of Iraq and the Middle East as a whole.
In the last few months we have watched violence engulf Gaza, Russia trample Eastern Ukraine, and the ravages of civil war and ISIS decimate Syria and Iraq. These events pose a greater and more frightening threat every day to all...