U.S. to end waivers on Iranian oil exports by May 2nd

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that the temporary waivers vis-à-vis oil purchases from Iran, which were granted to eight countries and jurisdictions that relied heavily on Iranian oil…

U.S.-Iran tensions rise over IRGC terror listing

Less than a day after the U.S. decision to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has officially taken effect, the Iranian Parliament approved a countermeasure to the American move by…

The JCPOA, Three Years On

By Dr. Emily B. Landau, senior research fellow at INSS and head of the Arms Control and Regional Security Program and Dr. Ephraim Asculai, research fellow at INSS, formerly employed at the Israel…

Iran to launch 3 satellites into orbit

Authorities announced their plan to press ahead with the launch of three satellites into orbit this year despite a U.S. move to curb Tehran's ballistic missile program which Washington says…

U.S designates IRGC as terror entity

The United States has announced its decision to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organization, as part of a pressure campaign against the Ayatollah regime. According to Mike…

U.S. sanctions curb Iran’s regional activities

The U.S. State Department Representative for Iran Brian Hook stressed in a press briefing that the U.S. sanctions have had the intended result to restrict Iran's cash flow, which consequently…