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Iran’s Stubbornness on Enrichment Is Understandable, but Not Wise If It Wants to Return to the JCPOA
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Iran’s Stubbornness on Enrichment Is Understandable, but Not Wise If It Wants to Return to the JCPOA
February 23, 2021

It’s easy to understand why Iran wants to play hardball with Biden now after the suffering of years of Trump’s sanctions. The problem is that Biden has to see a halt to enrichment as a crucial gesture. Is there a compromise?

Off To a Diverse Start: Biden Doubles Down on Some Bad Policies and Appointments
February 11, 2021

The prize for the truly awful story of the week goes to the appointment of AIPAC monster to head Pentagon planning for the Middle East.

Off To a Diverse Start: Biden Doubles Down on Some Bad Policies and Appointments
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The Diplomacy of No Diplomacy
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The Diplomacy of No Diplomacy
February 10, 2021

The Iran question was fated to stand as an early indicator of President Biden’s foreign policy principles (if this is my word). Tehran now seems determined, altogether rightfully, to force the issue. Good, I say. The sooner we understand the what’s-what of this administration the better.

Biden’s Iran Policy Is Just Trump’s Iran Policy With a Rainbow Flag Emoji
February 9, 2021

In a new interview with CBS Evening News, President Biden confirmed that his administration will not be lifting sanctions imposed upon Iran in order to bring Tehran to the negotiating table for the restoration of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal.

Biden’s Iran Policy Is Just Trump’s Iran Policy With a Rainbow Flag Emoji
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How to Do ‘Regime Change’ Correctly: a Blueprint for the Biden Administration
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How to Do ‘Regime Change’ Correctly: a Blueprint for the Biden Administration
January 29, 2021

Without enemies at the gate, the Islamic Republic will have no use for highly enriched uranium or massive amount of low enriched uranium. It will have no use for long range-missiles.

Biden Admin’s Coercive Iran Policy Threatens Serious New Regional Crisis
January 27, 2021

If the Biden administration refuses to relent on its coercive diplomacy and provokes a crisis, Iran can now inflict serious costs on the United States and its allies in the region. Yet Biden’s foreign policy team appears so far to be oblivious to the serious risks inherent in its current path.

Biden Admin’s Coercive Iran Policy Threatens Serious New Regional Crisis
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Salvaging the Nuclear Deal Before It Is Too Late
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Salvaging the Nuclear Deal Before It Is Too Late
January 21, 2021

The Biden administration has a chance to salvage the agreement in the next few months. If they do that and the U.S. rejoins the JCPOA and lifts both old and new sanctions, then we can expect that Iran will be ratifying the Additional Protocol in just a couple years.

Pompeo’s Last Stand
January 21, 2021

The neocons and the media demand tough talk and even tougher action from their candidate and Pompeo is already running hard to oblige them.

Pompeo’s Last Stand
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