Iran’s nuclear accord and the obstacles it faces

A little acknowledged provision of the 2015 international agreement that curbed Iran’s nuclear program explains jockeying by the United States and the Islamic republic over the modalities of a US return to the deal from which President Donald J. Trump withdrew. The provision’s magic date is 2023, when the Biden administration if it returns to the agreement,… Continue reading Iran’s nuclear accord and the obstacles it faces

Is Biden Submitting To The Pentagon’s Anti-Chinese Containment Strategy?

The future of Chinese-American relations remains bleak despite President Biden’s inauguration a week ago and the high hopes that many had for a detente of sorts between the two that would reverse the steady decline in their ties since former President Trump first took office four years ago. National Security Council spokeswoman Emily Horne criticized Beijing’s recent sanctioning of… Continue reading Is Biden Submitting To The Pentagon’s Anti-Chinese Containment Strategy?