Authors: Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, and Nikolas Gvosdev
Middle East Policy
Special operations play a critical role in how the United States confronts irregular threats, but to have long-term strategic impact, the author argues, numerous shortfalls must be addressed.
The author analyzes the potentially serious consequences, both at home and abroad, of a lightly overseen drone program and makes recommendations for improving its governance.
Ray Takeyh discusses the displacement of moderate voices from corridors of power in the Islamic Republic.
Suzanne Maloney and Ray Takeyh say Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is being sidelined by religious fundamentalists in Iran, and it's bad news for...
Ray Takeyh says that what is unfolding in Arab streets is not an assertion of religious reaction but a yearning for democracy with all its...