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Can Iran End Its Perpetual Revolution?

February 11th, 2014 | by Shireen Hunter

by Shireen T. Hunter Today Iranians celebrated, observed, or bemoaned the advent of the Islamic Revolution 35 years ago, depending


When Silence Is Hardly Golden

October 1st, 2013 | by Henry Precht

by Henry Precht The recent telephone conversation between Presidents Obama and Rouhani — and their positive descriptions of the exchange — are


An Egyptian Black Friday?

August 16th, 2013 | by Henry Precht

by Henry Precht The starting point for understanding Egypt’s August 14th massacre is Black Friday — September 8, 1978 —


Iran’s Surreal Elections

June 7th, 2013 | by Shireen Hunter

by Shireen T. Hunter Following debate in Iran ahead of its June 14 presidential election is like watching a movie


The Supreme Leader’s Revenge

June 2nd, 2013 | by Guest

by Alireza Nader via USIP Iranian politics are personal. Indeed, the theocrats are decidedly earthly in their rivalries. But the



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