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Iran: In-Depth Reports

Rex Tillerson’s Warnings to North Korea Reached the Middle East

North Korea has been acting behind the scenes to accelerate the Iranian ballistic missile program Read More »

Jay Solomon, The Iran Wars: Spy Games, Bank Battles, and the Secret Deals that Reshaped the Middle East

The Iran Wars effectively exposes and criticizes the remarkable naiveté of US policy makers in their approach to the Middle East. Read More »

Yemen Has Become Iran’s Testing Ground for New Weapons

Iran’s drones and naval weapons also threaten Israel Read More »

The False Narrative of Iranian Moderation

No Signs of Iranian Moderation, Only Aggression Read More »

Iranian Official and Social Media Call for the
Destruction of Israel after the JCPOA

The signing of the nuclear agreement with Iran has not stopped its religious, political, and military establishment – and Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei – from propagating Israel’s destruction. Read More »

Iran Grabs the Reins in Gaza

Iran-affiliated terrorist “elected” to head Hamas’ military wing Read More »

Rethinking the Iran Agreement

Current dangers of the Iran Agreement and what needs to be done.

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Rafsanjani’s Death Strengthens the Revolutionary Guards

An ally of President Hassan Rouhani departs the scene Read More »

An Existential Battle for the Demographic Future of Syria

The Syrian government, Russia, and Iran are changing the demographic makeup of Syria. Read More »

The Fall of Aleppo: What Does It Portend?

What are the causes of the fall of Aleppo? What are the ramifications? Read More »

Iranian Vigilance over Netanyahu Visit to Azerbaijan

Iran fears the ties between the Jewish state and the secular Shia state. Read More »

Trump’s Big Decision on Iran

Options before the President-Elect Read More »

Iranian Missiles in Houthi Hands Threaten Freedom of Navigation in Red Sea

Iran and proxies could throttle regional choke points Read More »

“The Iran Wars” – Briefing by Jay Solomon

Jay Solomon is the author of The Iran Wars: Spy Games, Bank Battles, and the Secret Deals that Reshaped the Middle East, and the chief foreign affairs correspondent for the Wall Street Journal. For nearly two decades, he has written from Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, including stints in Jakarta, Seoul, New Delhi, and Washington. The Journal has nominated him for three Pulitzer Prizes. Read More »

Interview with Jay Solomon, author of “The Iran Wars”

The Iranian sanctions and the covert actions against Iran’s nuclear program began under the Bush Administration. When did the Obama Administration start changing directions? Are there any positive changes in Iran’s foreign policy since the nuclear agreement in 2015? Are the Iranian’s adhering to the JCPOA? Read More »