Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael Segall

IDF Lt.-Col. (ret.) Michael (Mickey) Segall, an expert on strategic issues with a focus on Iran, terrorism, and the Middle East, is a senior analyst at the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs and at Alcyon Risk Advisors.

Publications by Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael Segall

Yemen Has Become Iran’s Testing Ground for New Weapons

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

Russia Seeks Another Mediterranean Naval Base in Libya

Russia expands areas of influence in the Middle East Read More »

Rafsanjani’s Death Strengthens the Revolutionary Guards

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

Iranian Vigilance over Netanyahu Visit to Azerbaijan

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

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

Iran and proxies could throttle regional choke points Read More »

Ethnic Opposition to Iran’s Regime Is on the Rise

In Iran, oppressed Kurdish and Arab Sunni minorities awaken Read More »

Cracks in the Iran-Syria-Hizbullah-Russia Axis

Even a scorecard won’t explain who’s shooting at whom today. Read More »

Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps: The Revolution Continues beyond Iran’s Borders

No restraint in Revolutionary Guard’s campaigns Read More »

Why Are Arab States Worried in Wake of Iran Nuclear Deal?

Iran affairs expert Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael Segall discusses the turmoil in some Arab states in the wake of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. Read More »

After JCPOA: Has the Iranian Threat to Israel Intensified?

Jerusalem Center Research Fellow Dan Diker Interviews: Col. (ret.) Dr. Jacques Neriah and Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael Segall Read More »

Iranian-Saudi Relations before the Abyss

An ancient cold war turns hot Read More »

Samir Kuntar: Iranian Proxy Leader Killed in Syria

Sacred Shiite site in Syria becomes killing field Read More »

Terror Is Terror Is Terror

The US approach to terror is unfocused, selective and indulgent Read More »