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L’Iran d’Hassan Rohani est une chance pour la France (French)

Le président iranien Hassan Rohani est arrivé à Paris le 27 janvier. Cette visite marque le début d’une nouvelle ère des relations politiques et économiques entre les deux pays. Les conséquences d’un approfondissement de leurs liens se feront sentir au Proche-Orient et en Europe. Reste à savoir si ces pourparlers directs entre les présidents français […]

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Navigating the Storm: The Middle East in 2015 (Audio)

“Navigating the Storm: The Middle East in 2015,” Presentation at the Middle East Institute’s 68th Annual Conference, November 20, 2014. Listen to Podcast Media Exposure: “Saudi, Iranian, Turkish experts agree to disagree on ISIL approach,” Kuwait News Agency, November 21, 2014.

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What New Paradigm to Face the New Geopolitical Challenges? (Video)

“What New Paradigm to Face the New Geopolitical Challenges?” Presentation at the Amadeus Institute: MEDays: the Southern Forum, November 14th, 2014. Watch Video [From 50min30sec—1hr05min] Watch Video [From 6min onwards] Media Exposure: “No need to US, Arab states’ permission for anti-terrorism campaign,” IRNA, November 15, 2014.

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Iran: Assessing New, Emerging Geopolitics in the Middle East

The Middle East has experienced profound changes since the Afghanistan War in 2001, which have brought about the emergence of new actors and new challenges for the region. For the ambassador and researcher at Princeton University, Seyed Hossein Mousavian, the international threat represented by the expansion of terrorism in Iraq and Syria has opened a new […]

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Iran and the United States: An Insider’s View

Seyed Hossein Mousavian, the lead author of Iran and the United States: An Insider’s View on the Failed Past and the Road to Peace, has two objectives: to help American readers understand the Iranian perspective on the fraught US-Iranian relationship, and to advocate a sustained attempt to break the cycle of hostility that was triggered by […]

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Future of US-Iran Relations

Abstract: The election of Hassan Rouhani has been the start of a new path for Iran’s foreign policy, including its relationship with Washington. This paper discusses three schools of thought prevalent in Iran’s regime towards the US, ranging from those who believe America is addicted to hegemony, to those who believe there is inherent antagonism between […]

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Success is in sight, if sanctions can be lifted

Although the contents of the Iranian package has been kept confidential, during two different conferences representatives of two members of the international delegation attending the recent nuclear talks in Geneva informed me that “the new Iranian nuclear package addresses all major concerns of the world powers.” Russia’s “Step-by-Step Proposal” from 2011, plus credible media reports […]

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Nuclear Options for Iran’s New President (Arabic)

ستكون هناك فرصة أكبر لتحقيق انفراجة دبلوماسية في الجمود بشأن البرنامج النووي الإيراني خلال الولاية الثانية للرئيس الأميركي باراك أوباما، الذي طالب القادة الإيرانيين، في خطاب حالة الاتحاد لعام 2013، بـ«الاعتراف بأن هذا هو الوقت المناسب للتوصل إلى حل دبلوماسي». وعلاوة على ذلك، يأتي فوز كبير المفاوضين النوويين الإيرانيين حسن روحاني بانتخابات الرئاسة الإيرانية الشهر […]

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