Iran’s most advanced missiles cannot reliably reach Israel, according to a new study by the Middle East Pol
On November 16, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported that Iran is continuing to enrich uranium, upgrade its f
On November 16, a new report by the Federation of American Scientists estimated that a full-scale U.S.
On November 5, United Nations nuclear chief Yukiya Amano announced that his agency “cannot conclude that all nuclear mate
On October 27, the Iran Tribunal charged that the Islamic Republic was responsible “for gross violations of human rights
The Pew Research Center conducted a poll on the U.S. public‘s views on the Middle East in early October.
On October 10, the Center for Strategic and International Studies warned that sanctions and diplomatic isolation may not convin
On October 11, the U.N.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts economic growth and lower inflation for Iran in 2013, suggesting that sanctions ha
The Islamists Are Coming
The Islamists Are Coming, edited by Robin Wright, surveys the rise of Islamist groups in the wake of the Arab Spring. Often lumped together, the more than 50 Islamist parties with millions of followers now constitute a whole new spectrum—separate from either militants or secular parties. They will shape the new order in the world’s most volatile region more than any other political bloc. Yet they have diverse goals and different constituencies. Sometimes they are even rivals.