April 21, 2011
Some Iran watchers believe the latest EU measures could serve to deter the targeted Iranian officials from further oppressive actions. But others fear they may become more isolated and determined as a result of the move.
February 17, 2011
Setting aside the dissimilarities in the kind of regimes the Iranian and Arab protesters are taking on, the ways they behave reveal some major cultural differences.
November 26, 2010
Despite Iran’s emphasis on common Islamic values, long harboured frictions with its Arab neighbours occasionally resurface.
July 5, 2010
Government says it fears seismic shifts, but are they geological or political?