September 26, 2013
Hassan Rouhani, president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, discusses Iranian foreign policy.
August 11, 2010
A profile of Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary-general of Hezbollah.
December 14, 2017
The reaction to President Trump's decision on Jerusalem has varied widely in the Arab world. For example, the Saudi reaction has been moderate. It is well described by Rob Satloff in a report on his …
May 23, 2011
The killing of Osama bin Laden in a U.S. raid near Pakistan’s top military academy has fueled concerns about Pakistan’s support for Islamist radicals, but a resolution of the Kashmir dispute would he…
May 16, 2018
This is a painful week to be a leader of the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas--and a much worse week to be living under its rule.
Israel left Gaza in 2005, and in 2007 Hamas seized control by ove…
May 15, 2018
Washington has already enabled Israel’s permanent occupation, and with the relocation of the American embassy to Jerusalem willingly given up a crucial leverage issue with the Israeli government.
May 8, 2018
President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran deal jeopardizes the unprecedented visibility international inspectors now have into Iran’s nuclear program.
September 25, 2016
There have been many attacks on aspects of Palestinian President Abbas’s speech to the UN General Assembly last week, but it had one saving grace: candor.
Let’s take just two examples. First, Mr. …
May 1, 2017
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas faces one of the greatest negotiating challenges of his political career on Wednesday when he meets President Trump at the White House: He must convince many skept…
April 19, 2018
The Five Questions Series is a forum for scholars, government officials, civil society leaders, and foreign policy practitioners to provide timely analysis of new developments related to the advancem…