Mon, Feb 24, 2020

Wechsler and Fontenrose in The Washington Post: How US allies in the Gulf can help prevent an Iranian October surprise

As the 2020 US presidential election ramps up, the Atlantic Council’s Kirsten Fontenrose and William Wechsler write in The Washington Post on the threat of an October surprise from Iran.

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Elections Iran

Sun, Feb 23, 2020

Mezran and Cristiani in The National Interest: Trouble in Tripoli: Why Europe must respond to the ambitions of Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar

Every time there is a European conference on Libya, the dominant feeling is the same: the Europeans seem to be more interested in the process—the mere act of bringing stakeholders together to talk—than the outcome. It is less clear whether this talk is actually conducive to any solution that can stop the spiral of violence […]

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Libya

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Slavin joins PRI to discuss Iran’s parliamentary elections

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Elections Iran

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Nia in Just Security: For Free Expression in Iran, the U.S. Can Act to Keep the Internet On

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Iran Politics & Diplomacy

Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Slavin quoted in CNBC on Iran’s parliamentary elections

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Elections Iran

Tue, Feb 18, 2020

Kadhim quoted in the Associated Press on Shiite cleric al-Sistani

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Iraq Middle East

Mon, Feb 17, 2020

Katz in Responsible Statecraft: How long can Russia and Turkey cooperate amid a myriad of conflictual hazards?

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Europe & Eurasia Politics & Diplomacy

Thu, Feb 6, 2020

Katz in Al Jazeera Centre for Studies: Whatever His Title, He Plans to Remain in Charge: Is it a Solo ‘Tandemocracy’ Now?

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Politics & Diplomacy Russia

Mon, Feb 3, 2020

Samet in Foreign Policy: Can China Replace the United States in Israel?

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China Israel

Fri, Jan 31, 2020

Fontenrose joins VOA (Farsi) to talk about the deployment of additional US troops and aircraft to the Gulf

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Farsi Middle East