Blogs: Paul Pillar

Israeli-Arab Relations: Muddling Through by the Sword

The Colombia Accord: When Negotiations and Concessions are Necessary

Saving Face in Tehran

Paul Pillar

A third conclusion is suggested by Katz, with specific reference to Iran's withdrawal of the base access privileges: “The ongoing tension in Russian-Iranian relations that this episode highlights could provide an opportunity for American foreign policy to exploit. But for this to happen, Washington would actually have to recognize that the opportunity exists.”

Image: Putin and Rouhani. Kremlin photo.

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The Cold War Mindset and Counterterrorism

Paul Pillar

A third conclusion is suggested by Katz, with specific reference to Iran's withdrawal of the base access privileges: “The ongoing tension in Russian-Iranian relations that this episode highlights could provide an opportunity for American foreign policy to exploit. But for this to happen, Washington would actually have to recognize that the opportunity exists.”

Image: Putin and Rouhani. Kremlin photo.

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Russian Realism in the Middle East

Paul Pillar

A third conclusion is suggested by Katz, with specific reference to Iran's withdrawal of the base access privileges: “The ongoing tension in Russian-Iranian relations that this episode highlights could provide an opportunity for American foreign policy to exploit. But for this to happen, Washington would actually have to recognize that the opportunity exists.”

Image: Putin and Rouhani. Kremlin photo.

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