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Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi, Aaditya Dave, Gareth Stansfield and Stefan Wolff
Report from a roundtable looking at the challenges facing Iraq after Daesh, focusing especially on post-war identities and stable government in the north of the country.
Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi
Today's presidential election in the Islamic Republic pits moderate incumbent Hassan Rouhani against Ebrahim Raisi, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei's favourite and his possible successor.
With the US recently increasing its air operations in Yemen, the West still has a role to play in the Houthi conflict. But what conditions need to be in place for the coalition to triumph conclusively?
Andrea Berger, Emil Dall, Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi, Tom Keatinge and Timothy Stafford
The International Atomic Energy Agency has verified that Iran has met all its commitments given under last year’s nuclear deal. RUSI analysts will offer expert assessment on unfolding developments.
To make the deal successful, intensive co-ordination between domestic actors in Iran will be required to implement these highly technical processes.
Mohammed Emwazi's (also known as ‘Jihadi John’) killing plays both ways: as a success for Western natural justice and yet, at the same time, the creation of another martyr to the ISIS cause.
Haroro J Ingram
If the West is to defeat the self-proclaimed Islamic State, it must understand the reasons for the success of the group’s information warfare
Ongoing rivalries between members of the Gulf Cooperation Council make it an ineffective player in the region’s security
Kiran Patel and Justin Bronk
As the West goes to war in Iraq for the third time in twenty-five years, the cost and capabilities of precision munitions are back under the spotlight