Saudi Arabia Signals Bombs Will Continue to Drop in Yemen

Riyadh says it wants a peaceful solution, but will continue its air war in Yemen as long as Iranian-backed rebels continue their offensive.


Operation Cross-Purposes

Saudi Arabia just stopped bombing Iranian-backed forces in Yemen. That’s making Obama’s life easier as the administration's nuclear talks with Tehran reach their most critical phase.

The Cable

Military Facilities Become Focus of Iran Deal

The top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Sunday he could tolerate a series of concessions by the White House on Tehran's nuclear program, but a “huge” factor in determining his support for a deal is the degree to which inspectors have access to Iran’s military facilities.


Does Iran Need an Exit Strategy?

For four long years, Tehran has fought, bled, and paid for its ally in Damascus. It may be time for a new strategy.

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