Author Archives: Sharmine Narwani

Dispatch From the Middle East: U.S. Buildup All About Iran

Requiring an American wedge between Syria and Iraq.

Will America Partition Syria?

U.S. strategy seems to be shifting toward creating a buffer state between Iran and Israel.

The Dangerous Reality of an Iran War

A new war in the Persian Gulf could start accidentally—and would take a toll on U.S. forces.

How Trump Can Defeat ISIS

Attacking Iran will not win the war on terror. Working with Russia and Syria might.