September 15, 2018|Jonathan SpyerJerusalem Post
The pro-Iranian militias and their political representatives blame the US and Saudi Arabia for the unrest in Basra.
September 14, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
Now the US risks losing in Iraq again as enemies of Washington seek to form a government coalition and Congress seeks to sanction militias that hold sway in Baghdad.
September 12, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
In August the US State Department rolled out a new Iran Action Group that is designed to put pressure on Tehran and coordinate actions across the US government.
September 09, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
The brazen daylight missile attack is a message from Tehran to the region that it can do what it wants.
September 08, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
Medium-range missiles strike Kurdish bases and an opposition group's headquarters as civilians flee to caves for shelter in major escalation by Iran.
September 07, 2018|Jonathan SpyerForeign Policy
Israel has fully joined the battle in Syria—but it's not clear it can achieve any of its goals there.
September 05, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
Iranian-backed militias and their party are seeking a governing coalition against weakened prime minister Haider al-Abadi, while the Kurds remain in the middle.
September 03, 2018|Seth FrantzmanThe National Interest
Washington has ways to pressure the Iranian regime by being more active in support for dissident groups in Iran.
September 02, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
Tehran’s goal is to pressure Israel on two or more fronts, making any Israeli moves more complex in this dangerous chessboard of missile threats.
September 01, 2018|Seth FrantzmanJerusalem Post
The Syrian regime hopes Russia has already brokered a deal with Ankara to allow it to crush HTS and divide Idlib.