Farhad Rezaei

Dr. Farhad Rezaei is a research fellow at Center for Iranian Studies (IRAM) in Ankara where he researches Iran’s foreign policy. He is the author of Iran’s Nuclear Program: A Study in Proliferation and Rollback. His writings have appeared in the National InterestMiddle East Policy and Asian Affairs among others. Follow him on Twitter at @Farhadrezaeii.

Did Fears Surrounding the Iran Deal Really Come True?

Two years in, there is little evidence to support most concerns that surrounded the Iran Deal – except one. When the Iranian Nuclear Deal was signed two years ago, critics of the Deal had several...

Iran Waits for President Trump: The Winners, the Losers, and the Uncertain

When President Donald J. Trump took office on January 20, 2017, Iranians watched with particular interest. Iran’s presidential election is scheduled for May 19 this year and the already keen...

Eliminating the Iran Deal is Counterproductive for Trump

Observers are particularly puzzled over whether President Donald Trump will seek to alter or eliminate the nuclear pact with Iran, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Indeed, Trump...