Dashed Hopes for Baghdad Breakthrough

Dashed Hopes for Baghdad Breakthrough

The West showed little flexibility in recent negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program as the hopes for a diplomatic solution grow dimmer.

Iran: Why This Time Is Different

Iran: Why This Time Is Different

If the West can provide Iran the space to compromise on its nuclear program, the upcoming Baghdad talks just might yield a breakthrough.

NATO vs. Rogues?

NATO vs. Rogues?

Come November, someone’s going to have to tell the next president the hard news: the emperor has no alliance.

The West Negotiates with Iran

The West Negotiates with Iran

The success of future nuclear talks between Iran and the West will depend in part on whether the West is able to treat Iran as an equal in word as well as in deed.