Author: Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies
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This Independent Task Force asserts that elevating and prioritizing the U.S.-Canada-Mexico relationship offers the best opportunity for strengthening the United States and its place in the world.
The massive financial gains from a nuclear deal would enable Iran’s imperial ambitions in a fracturing Middle East, writes CFR’s Ray...
In his testimony before the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Ray Takeyh argues that before the impending nuclear agreement with Iran...
Signals from the United States that it has no intent to use force against Iran has weakened America’s deterrence posture, argues CFR’s...
Rouhani’s utility will diminish once he has reached an arms control agreement, writes Ray Takeyh