Tag Archives: Iran

July 21, 2017

The Iran Nuclear Deal Isn’t Working

By Timothy Stafford

In a legally required letter to Speaker Paul Ryan on April 18, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson confirmed that Iran is in compliance with the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). The next day, he told reporters …

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April 1, 2014

‘The Iran Nuclear Negotiations: Will They Succeed?’

 SPEAKER: Michael Doran

Roger Hertog Senior Fellow, the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence, 2007-2008
Senior Director, National Security Council, 2008-2009
TIME: 1 – 2pm, Tuesday 1st April 2014
VENUE: Committee Room 16, House of Commons, London, SW1A …

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March 13, 2012

Israel-Gaza violence in a new regional context

The weekend saw Israel retaliate against Gaza-based militants who fired 140 rockets across the border and into southern Israel, seriously wounding two Israelis. 21 members of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad and Popular Resistance Committees, the two militant groups involved in …

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March 1, 2012

Why did Qatar give $250 million in financial aid to Hamas?

On 27 February, Hamas officials announced that Qatar was giving the group $250 million to help build infrastructure in the Gaza Strip—the Territory currently governed by Hamas. This is all speculation, but these are the reasons why I think Qatar …

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