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The Islamic Republic of Iran may be on an accelerated schedule for revolutionary decay, at least if compared to the USSR.
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Let us mourn the passing of the forty-first president, but also learn from his remarkable life.
September 9, 2022Terrorism and Counterterrorism
The U.S. military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has generated intense debate for two decades, raising enduring questions about national security, human rights, and justice.
June 2, 2022Military Operations
A series of troubling incidents within the U.S. Army—including the killing of Specialist Vanessa Guillén in 2020—has prompted the military service to push for major changes to its culture.
January 19, 2022Middle East and North Africa
There’s a single thread connecting the White House approach to the region, from Syria to Saudi Arabia.
June 10, 2022Syria
ISIS Beatles Trial Shines Light on U.S. Counterterrorism and Hostage Policy
October 4, 2021Middle East and North Africa
Twenty years after 9/11, U.S. policy in the Middle East is still based on a fundamental mistake.