A Profile in Defiance
Ahmadinejad came of age in the aftermath of the Iran-Iraq War. He sees little benevolence in the West’s interventions and conflict is inevitable.
A Fragile Consensus
Unlike the Iraq War, the Iranian nuclear crisis will not convulse transatlantic relations--for the time being.
A Difficult Country: Pakistan and the Case for Developmental Realism
There are no textbook solutions for the problems of a country like Pakistan--but a creative approach can go a long way.