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18 Oct 2022
It is clear that in the emerging cold war between the U.S., on the one hand, and Russia and China on the other, the Iranians have clearly chosen their camp. The Hill

Ali Vaez

Senior Adviser to the President & Project Director, Iran
14 Oct 2022
The US-Saudi relationship has gone through periods of intense strain before, but in my view the current low point represents a crack but not a rupture. AFP

Anna Jacobs

Senior Analyst, Gulf states
5 Oct 2022
The protests [in Iran] transcend social sectarian boundaries, bringing together a much broader strata of Iranian society than we have seen in years. CNN

Ali Vaez

Senior Adviser to the President & Project Director, Iran
4 Oct 2022
The train has already left the station. No matter what this government [in Iran] gives, it probably won’t be enough to assuage protesters’ grievances at this point. LA Times

Dina Esfandiary

Senior Advisor, Middle East and North Africa
21 Sep 2022
People in the region ... have seen how poorly the Russian army has performed ... Gulf countries that buy Russian materiel may think twice now. The Media Line

Anna Jacobs

Senior Analyst, Gulf states
15 Sep 2022
Installing a monarchy that wasn’t very popular and that was overthrown in 1958 was the ignition for the many problems that the modern Iraqi state has faced. AP

Lahib Higel

Senior Analyst, Iraq

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