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Stimson Center Experts Analyze Developments in Iran

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Stimson Center experts have been sharing their insights and analysis about developments in Iran with policymakers and the public for years.  Here are some recent examples of Stimson commentaries published in newspapers and on websites, along with media interviews.


Rouhani is walking a political tightrope at home – By Geneive Abdo (Al Jazeera America, Oct. 3)

Can The US And Iran Strike A Nuke Deal? – By Genieve Abdo (Al Jazeera America, Sept. 24)

Iran’s Opportunity For Negotiations – By Genieve Abdo and Mona Yacoubian (Foreign Policy, Sept. 23)

What An Attack On Syria Will Mean For US-Iran Relations – By Geneive Abdo (Al Jazeera, Sept. 10)

Poisonous Choices In Syria: The Real Issue Is Iran’s Nuclear Program – By Michael Krepon (International Business Times, Sept. 9)

Testing The Waters For Normalizing U.S.-Iran Relations – By Kevin Cosgriff and Ellen Laipson (Defense One, Sept. 9)



Cautious optimism on Iran – Coverage of “Reform Under Rouhani” Stimson event (Peacefare, Oct.1)

After 35 Year Diplomatic Hiatus, United States and Iran Begin Talks – Mona Yacoubian interviewed  (“The Takeaway,” Public Radio International, Sept. 27) (Audio)

CrossTalk: Obama vs RouhaniGeneive Abdo Is Interviewed (Russia Today, September 25, 2013) (Video)

Rouhani’s Washington Post op-ed – Geneive Abdo interviewed (CNN, Sept. 25) (Video)

Syria and Iran cementing long-term economic ties via oil – Mona Yacoubian interviewed (The Voice of Russia, Aug. 2) (Audio)


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