The dilemma of politics and security in Arab-Iranian relations: the case of Jordan

June 17, 2012 Summary This study analyzes the Jordanian-Iranian relations in the period following the Islamic Revolution in 1979, by observing the nature of the historical relations existing between the two countries, with a study of the role of security issues in the current diplomatic relations, which includes contemporary security issues that had internal and…

The Iranian presence in Iraq: new facts

June 17, 2012 Summary This study reveals new facts related to the Iranian presence in Iraq. It focuses on Iran’s grand strategy in Iraq, and the Iranian decision-making process regarding that presence. The study discusses the different methods used by Iran to achieve its goals in Iraq, and deals with the four levels of Iranian interference in…

Brief on Iran

June 17, 2012 Brief analytical coverage of the most prominent issues and topics related to Iran. This coverage aims to shed more light on those issues and the interactions taking place from a specialized point of view in Iranian affairs. The issues that the summary will focus on relate to domestic politics, which are almost overlooked as…

The Iranian nuclear file… Has the countdown to a military confrontation begun?

June 17, 2012 Conclusion This analysis provides an analytical reading of the developments of the nuclear file after the US-Iranian talks that took place in Baghdad on May 28, 2007. The report also deals with the impact of the internal dialogue in Washington and Tehran, as well as regional and international developments on the negotiations…

Iranian-American talks on Iraq: the end of the confrontation or another beginning?

June 17, 2012 Since that date, the American and Iranian sides have only exchanged statements through the media, through a third party, or through meetings of what is known as “Track 2” i.e. dialogues that bring together unofficial representatives of both Americans and Iranians, and the most prominent of these meetings is what happened after…