Author: Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies
Survival: Global Politics and Strategy
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On August 5, President Obama took to the podium at American University to justify his controversial nuclear pact with Iran. The location was...
The Islamic Republic of Iran is unlikely to evolve into a post-revolutionary pragmatic state like China, writes CFR’s Ray Takeyh. As it is...
In his testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Ray Takeyh argues that there is precedent for Congress turning down agreements...
While no agreement is perfect, the scale of imperfection of the Iran nuclear deal is so great that it is imperative to renegotiate a more...