Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hassan Rouhani”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The new battle for Afghanistan. Kelley Vlahos reports on the war in …

Posted February 17th, 2017

Iranian Elections and the Nuclear Deal

The results seem to to vindicate the hope that successful negotiation with Iran would strengthen Rouhani’s position inside Iran.

Posted February 29th, 2016

The Nuclear Deal with Iran

The future success of the deal will depend on support and compliance from the next administration.

Posted July 14th, 2015

Iran Hawks and Iranian Propaganda

For some reason, Iran hawks frequently take Iranian propaganda at face value. …

Posted January 14th, 2014

Our Pointless Cuba Policy and The Meaningless Handshake

Uri Friedman reviews some of the reactions to the Obama-Castro handshake, and …

Posted December 10th, 2013

The Deal With Iran

A remarkable first step.

Posted November 25th, 2013

Sharansky’s Foolish Support for Iran Sanctions

Natan Sharansky isn’t making much sense: Is the Free World, led by …

Posted November 18th, 2013

Yes, Rouhani Supports Iran’s Nuclear Program

Jeffrey Goldberg spends a lot of time reviewing old Rouhani statements on …

Posted October 8th, 2013

When Is a Concession Not a Concession?

Michael Doran warns Obama against making Reagan‘s mistakes on Iran: Like Reagan, …

Posted October 3rd, 2013

The Syria Policy That Americans Want

Dan Drezner looks at the same NYT poll and reaches an odd …

Posted September 25th, 2013

Santorum’s Fear of Diplomacy

Rick Santorum makes a hawkish argument against a possible Obama-Rouhani meeting in …

Posted September 24th, 2013

Implications of the Syria Deal for Diplomacy with Iran

Greg Scoblete casts doubt on the idea that the Russian deal on …

Posted September 19th, 2013

Attacking Syria Would Sabotage Rouhani, Not Help Him

In case we forgot why, Dennis Ross reminds all of us why …

Posted September 10th, 2013

How Attacking Syria Makes Conflict with Iran More Likely

The Wall Street Journal reports that an attack on Syria would likely …

Posted August 28th, 2013

Why Hard-liners Recycle Myths About the Green Movement in Iran

Jennifer Rubin must think that Obama has done a very good job …

Posted July 22nd, 2013

Rouhani and U.S. Iran Policy

Paul Pillar reflects on the significance of Hassan Rouhani’s victory in the …

Posted June 17th, 2013