Iran

This month of February marks the 40th anniversary of the Iranian revolution of 1979, which overthrew the Pahlavi dynasty, whose last representative is Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. Ayatollah Khomeini then took the lead in Iran and establish a theocratic republic. ...

In foreign policy, every state has a duty to ensure the security of its people and its territory. In addition to this eternal objective, a world power like the United States is eager to maintain its hegemony in the places ...

President Trump’s announcement that the United States will withdraw its forces from Syria comes at a critical moment for the region, as the different actors involved in the war prepare for the post-conflict political order in Syria and as the ...

A few weeks ago, the Hebrew State wanted to force the leaders of the Gaza Strip to sign a peace agreement. Israel wanted to avoid a two front war (with Gaza as well as with its enemies in the North). ...

Iran and Israel are long time ennemies. What about to match them up militarily ? YoungDiplomats is not taking any stances and only compares military forces and assets ! The role of money Israel and Iran spends billion of dollars ...

Throughout the history, the European Union and Iran had a quite complicated relationship that varied from friendly cooperation to complete isolation. The decision of the U.S. President Donald Trump to withdraw the USA from the nuclear deal has yet again ...

The possibility of full-scale military conflict between Israel and Iran is the highly unpredictable scenario, but medium to large-scale deadly skirmishes between Iranian Shia proxies like Basij Militias and Quds Forces and Israeli Defense Forces are the high possibility. Reason- ...

This article was originally published on the INSS website and is available here. This article was written by Orit Perlov and Udi Dekel. Iran is the dominant actor in Syria. It dictates the fighting on the ground by the pro-Assad coalition, controls ...

Where are the protests taking places in Iran?  The Youth seems to have taken the streets and every hour more and more cities are joining the protest movement. Iran is known to have a very strong security apparatus with notably ...

Iran’s military intervention in Syria offers Tehran another tool to promote its influence and interests in the region: the Shiite militias organized by the Iranian Quds Force and Revolutionary Guards. The most important militias of this kind are the Lebanese ...