A fire at Natanz, Iran on July 2
Behind the News – August 2020
  Rocket and Terror Report Two rockets were...
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Michael Rubin – Can Iranian and Turkish regional ambitions survive COVID-19?
Michael Rubin addressed Iranian and Turkish regional ambitions...
A member of the Kurdish-led Asayish security organisation stands near a man in a wheelchair along an empty street, as coronavirus restrictions are imposed in Qamishli, Syria
COVID-19 and the Ghost Caliphate
  The coronavirus is generally held to represent...
Iranian people wear protective masks to prevent contracting a coronavirus, as they climb an escalator in Teheran. Photo: WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Nazanin Tabatabaee via REUTERS
Behind the News – April 2020
  Rockets and Terror The last ten days...
Iraq needs the continued presence of US forces if it is to prevent the resurgence of ISIS
Why the US and Iraq still need each other
  The assassination of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani...
Hezbollah head Hassan Nasrallah: Positioning himself as a leader of Iran’s “Axis of Resistance”
Iran’s “Axis of Resistance” after Soleimani
  Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has increased his...
Soleimani’s death made it clear Iran can no longer hide behind its militias
After Soleimani
Ending Iran’s proxy deception   When the United...
Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem Suleimani  was the key enabler of the Iranian regime’s overarching policy of military aggression and expansionism.
The killing of arch-terrorist Soleimani changes the regional rules of the game
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Iraqi PM Adel Abdul-Mahdi (left) has a “special relationship” with Iran, documents suggest
Iran’s Iraq plans revealed
  US policy has been a mix of...
Pro-Iranian thugs have not succeeded in quelling Lebanon’s protests
Is Iran losing the Middle East?
  Could uprisings in Iraq and Lebanon, coupled...