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Timing of Iran Decision Hints at Trump Strategy on North Korea

Blaise Misztal / Blog May 9, 2018

The significance of the president’s address on the Iran nuclear deal lies not so much in what he said, but when he said it. 

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U.S Policy Toward Iran: Strategic Options

National Security / May 14, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Join us for a discussion on Iran’s influence in Syria and Iraq, and the release of a report from the Task Force on Managing Disorder in the Middle East.

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Iran’s IRGC in U.S. Sanctions Spotlight

Jessica Michek / Blog October 26, 2017

When President Trump recently outlined his administration’s approach to Iran, he called for addressing “the full range of Iran’s destructive actions” beyond just the nuclear issue. The first step was calling on Treasury to further sanction the entire Islamic Revolutionary…

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Dealing with a De-Certified Iran Deal

National Security / Research October 12, 2017

Just refusing to certify the JCPOA accomplishes little by itself. It does not mean that the United States is pulling out of JCPOA,

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President’s Decision on Recertification Alone Doesn’t Change Iran Deal

Blaise Misztal / Blog October 6, 2017

By itself, the president’s decision to not certify the Iran nuclear deal will change nothing.

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Iran Deal at One

National Security / Research July 12, 2016

One year since its announcement, the nuclear deal with Iran has yet to live up to its proponents’ highest hopes or give rise to its critics’ gravest fears.

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Challenges in Implementing the Iran Nuclear Deal

National Security / July 12, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

As the first anniversary of the deal approaches, BPC assesses how the deal has fared and what challenges its implementation might present going forward.

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IAEA Report Reveals Iran Obeys Letter of Deal, Not Spirit

Blaise Misztal / Blog December 4, 2015

Leaders in Tehran seem to believe that the appearance of compliance with the nuclear deal is much more important than actually complying.

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Can Iran Gain Nuclear Weapons Capability While Complying with the Deal?

Blaise Misztal / Blog August 3, 2015

Starting in year 13, Iran will be able to breakout (produce enough fissile material for a nuclear weapon) in about 10 weeks, down from one year.

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