The Coronavirus and Israel

By: Galia Lavi, research associate and coordinator of the Israel-China program at INSS and Dr. Tomer Fadlon, Neubauer Research Associate at INSS as well as lecturer at Tel Aviv University. …

P4+1 & Iran try to salvage JCPOA

Representatives of the P4+1 countries met in Vienna with Iran in last-ditch efforts to salvage the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear agreement. The P4+1 -- Russia, China,…

China aligned with Russia on Mideast policies

China is hailing its comprehensive and collaborative partnership with Russia with regard to regional and international issues. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang underscored that both nations are “also permanent members…

Iran Passes Enrichment Cap Set in 2015 Nuclear Deal

Iran has begun enriching uranium to 4.5%, breaking the 3.67% limit set by its landmark 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. The Spokesman of the Islamic Republic’s Atomic Energy Organization,…

Trump: open to normalizing relations with Iran

The USS Abraham Lincoln carrier strike group, which U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton announced its deployment to the Middle East earlier this week, was cited transiting through the Suez…

Europe shifts its tone towards Iran

The European Union vehemently rejected an Iranian 60-day ultimatum to realize Europe's so-called obligation to by-pass the U.S. sanctions that have crippled Tehran's economy. In a written statement published in…