Iran

Must Read

New America Foundation: Iran Missed the Real Revolution

Author: Afshin Molavi

"Iran's rulers, like all men of revolutions, live in the long shadow of the revolution that made them. To them, the revolution is both home and prison. As home, it is a source of identity; as prison, it locks them in ideological boxes, and spawns holier-than-thou tests of will between purists and pragmatists."

See more in Iran; Politics and Strategy

Op-Ed

Take a Chance on Iran

Author: Fred Kaplan
Slate

Fred Kaplan advocates a meeting between President Obama and Iran's president Rouhani over the course of this week's meeting of the United Nations General Assembly.

See more in Iran; Sanctions

Interview

A New UN Message From Iran?

Gary G. Sick interviewed by Bernard Gwertzman

New Iranian leadership and the UN effort to remove Syrian chemical weapons offer a rare chance for collaboration between Washington and Tehran—and advance nuclear talks, says expert Gary Sick.

See more in Iran; Diplomacy and Statecraft