The Strategic Convergence of Russia and Iran

Full Story >The U.S. cannot drive a wedge between Russia and Iran in the near term.

Critical Threats Today - February 24, 2017

Full Story >These are the major events from February 23 for Iran and for al Qaeda operations in Yemen and Africa. Please see the Iran News Roundup, the Gulf of Aden Security Review, and the weekly Threat Update for more details.

How the U.S. Should Re-Engage in Yemen

Full Story >American re-engagement in Yemen should recognize that both al Qaeda and Iran seek to hijack local grievances to gain influence. The United States should lead the effort to resolve the conflicts that feed the war.