MICALLEF: Russia is banking that a new U.S. administration will give it a way out of the hole it has dug for itself
MICALLEF: The liberation of Mosul is going to be the bloodiest, most bitterly-fought urban campaign since Stalingrad
MICALLEF: If the arc of Iran’s influence grows, on the strength of new nuclear capacity, the whole dynamic in the region will change
MURPHY: Personal reflections on three of the month’s big stories
SYED: May be forced to comprise in nuclear negotiations to curb sanctions.
Both countries have signed a deal to ship Iranian crude to Russia for possible sale to other countries.
© Troy Media Iran. And a deal that strengthens a repressive regime is not a deal worth making.
© Troy Media A deal on the nuclear variable cannot overshadow the ongoing rights abuses in the country.