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U.S. Policy toward Iran: Thoughts for the Next Administration

Amb. (ret.) Ronald E. Neumann

In the 40 plus years of my diplomatic service Iran has moved in American policy from being one of the "Two Pillars" of stability in the Persian Gulf to something approaching Enemy Number 1. Indeed, Iran ...

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Skepticism and the Ceasefire

Middle East Policy Council

A UN aid convoy has been destroyed, apparently in a regime airstrike, less than a week into the U.S.-Russia brokered ceasefire between government troops and opposition forces in Syria. With no aid flowing ...

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