Tag Archives: Syria

Atlantic Council Panel Discussion: The Region and the Iran Deal

A conversation with: Hussein Ibish, Senior Resident Scholar, Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington Hossein Mousavian, Middle East Security and Nuclear Policy Specialist, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Kadir Ustun, Executive Director, SETA Foundation at Washington, DC Moderated by: Barbara Slavin, Director, Future of Iran Initiative, Atlantic Council Video of Ambassador Mousavian’s […]

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US, Iran, Saudi Arabia: A New Diplomatic Calculus?

SPEAKERS -Seyed Hossein Mousavian, Middle East Security and Nuclear Policy Specialist, Program on Science and Global Security, Princeton University Banafsheh Keynoush, Foreign Affairs Scholar and Author Fred H. Lawson, Senior Fellow, Centre for Syrian Studies, University of St. Andrews MODERATOR: Jessica Tuchman Mathews, Distinguished Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Full Video of Panel “US, […]

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Interview: “What is Iran’s endgame in Syria?”

“In this UpFront special, Mehdi Hasan challenges Iranian policymaker and former diplomat Hossein Mousavian to explain Iran’s policies in the region and what some see as the double standards with regards to Yemen and Bahrain.” Full Interview on YouTube “What is Iran’s endgame in Syria?” Al Jazeera UpFront, May 26, 2017.

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Syria’s Implacable Vortex: Part 2

“On the margins of a Carnegie conference, Nikolay Koshanov and Hossein Mousavian discuss Russia’s and Iran’s role in the Syrian conflict.” Full Video of Discussion “Syria’s Implacable Vortex: Part 2,” Carnegie Middle East Center, May 12, 2017.

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Interview: U.S. Threatens Nuclear Deal it Admits Iran Respects – How Will Tehran Respond?

Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a former senior Iranian diplomat, analyzes the Trump administration’s “review” of the Iran nuclear agreement despite acknowledging that Tehran is fulfilling its obligations, and discusses the threat of a worsening proxy war in Yemen, Iran’s support for Bashar al-Assad, the upcoming Iranian presidential elections, and the possibility for Tehran-Washington cooperation on Syria […]

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Amb. Mousavian Quoted in Le Monde on Syria Strikes

Ambassador Mousavian Quoted: “For Iran, it is the responsibility of the UNSC to decide about all issues related to international peace and security and therefore the US cannot determine redlines and take actions unilaterally. The US is making the UNSC irrelevant. ” “As the US become more unpredictable, Iran would be also more unpredictable.” Read […]

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L’Iran est encerclé par les Américains (Rea

Hossein Mousavian, chercheur à l’université de Princeton, ancien officiel et diplomate iranien, était l’invité de l’Institut Issam Farès pour les politiques publiques et les affaires internationales à l’AUB, lors d’une conférence, mercredi dernier, portant sur les enjeux du nucléaire dans la région et dans le monde. Read More “L’Iran est encerclé par les Américains,” L’Orient-Le […]

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