Iran

Defense & Security

Iran’s “Escalation and De-escalation Strategy” Toward Conflict in the...

The ongoing conflict between the Houthis and the West in the Red Sea has persuaded...

Defense & Security

Iran: The Real Free Rider of the Gaza War

The ongoing catastrophic war in Gaza following Hamas’ October 7 attacks on Israel has once...

Economy & Innovation

New Year’s Woes: Five Worrying Trends for Iranian Households

March 21 marks the turn of the Persian calendar. Iranians welcome the Persian New Year...

Politics & Governance

Iran’s Electoral Crossroads: Voter Dissent and the Shift Toward a Conserv...

Elections for the 12th term of the Iranian Parliament and the sixth term of the...

Iran’s Loosening Grip: The Unraveling Control Over Militias

The first week of February 2024 was marked by a series of renewed air strikes...

Geopolitics

Building Bridges: Iranian-Turkish Economic Unity Amidst Security Rifts

Turkey and Iran, two neighbors with a long and storied shared history, require strong relations...

Geopolitics

Edge of Escalation: Navigating the Fragile Peace Between Pakistan and Iran

In an era marked by escalating geopolitical tensions and internal strife, Pakistan and Iran find...

Defense & Security

Iran’s Strategic Patience: Unpacking Hezbollah Policy in the Gaza War

Since the beginning of the Israel-Hamas conflict, numerous officials from Iran and Hezbollah have warned...

Society & Culture

Beyond Tradition: Iranians Celebrate Christmas to Defy the Regime

Iran has centuries of history and civilization, with numerous national and religious symbols, days, and...

Energy & Environment

Navigating New Horizons: The Gulf’s Dynamic Energy Landscape in 2024

The Middle East played a significant role in the global energy market in 2023, navigating...

Defense & Security

The Gulf in 2024: Expert Outlook

GCC Unity in 2024 in the Face of Regional Threats Dr. Kristian Coates Ulrichsen Fellow...

Geopolitics

Pragmatic Investment: Possibilities for Saudi-Iranian Cooperation Amid the ...

In the months since Iran and Saudi Arabia agreed to their Chinese-mediated normalization deal, the...

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