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A Flailing AIPAC

Published on February 7th, 2014 | by Jim Lobe

by Jim Lobe In a remarkable demonstration of the the increasingly vulnerable state into which AIPAC appears to have thrown itself, the Israel lobby’s premier group released a new statement this afternoon clarifying that it still ... Read More



A Curtain for Egypt

Published on February 7th, 2014 | by Henry Precht

by Henry Precht In the turbulent weeks after the Iranian revolution we officers in the State Department or in Embassy Tehran struggled to construct a “normal” relationship with the decidedly abnormal, strife-ridden new regime. In frustration ... Read More



Menendez, AIPAC Beat Tactical Retreat

Published on February 6th, 2014 | by Jim Lobe

by Jim Lobe The chief Democratic co-sponsor of the Kirk-Menendez “Wag the Dog” bill, Sen. Robert Menendez, took to the floor of the Senate Thursday to express his opposition to a letter from 42 of his ... Read More


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Preventing A Nuclear Iran

Published on February 6th, 2014 | by Jasmin Ramsey

by Jasmin Ramsey Now that an interim nuclear agreement between Iran and the 6 world powers known as the P5+1 is being implemented, the atmosphere of “imminent war” that existed around Iran and the US from ... Read More



Can Rouhani Break Through?

Published on February 6th, 2014 | by Guest

by Alireza Nader Hassan Rouhani’s June 2013 election to Iran’s presidency raised the hopes of millions of Iranians suffering from the calamitous policies of former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Rouhani has accordingly done much to fan the ... Read More



Russia’s Fragile Success

Published on February 6th, 2014 | by Mark N. Katz

by Mark N. Katz Looking back over the past year, Moscow appears to have good reason to congratulate itself on the success of its foreign policy toward Iran and Syria in particular, and toward the Middle ... Read More



Time For Greater International Focus on Libya

Published on February 5th, 2014 | by Wayne White

by Wayne White Instability and danger drove the international community to leave Libya to its own devices back in 2012, but Libya’s internal woes have only worsened. NATO and its regional allies hoped spillover from Libyan strife ... Read More

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