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Trita Parsi

Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, is the author of "Losing an Enemy - Obama, Iran and the Triumph of Diplomacy" (Yale University Press, 2017).

Will the Israeli-Iranian Showdown Be in Syria — or New York?

Iran's various rivals and opponents are seeking a UN resolution that would return Tehran to pariah status and undermine its regional gains.


One Huge Oversight in the US-Iran Nuclear Dialogues

If America’s interest lies in a stable Middle East that rejects radicalism and chooses integration, then the U.S. needs to look not towards governments, but citizens.


Why Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Wants a Nuclear Deal

While Ayatollah Khamenei is skeptical of negotiating with the U.S., he knows well the value of a potential agreement with the Washington and the West.