Note: The following articles were chosen for the various kinds of light they shed on the nuclear agreement signed by the US and its negotiating partners with Iran, and by the efforts of critics in the US Congress to torpedo the agreement. Thanks to Rusti Eisenberg and an anonymous reader for suggesting articles that are included here.
Links to Recent Articles of Interest on the Iran Deal
By Jim Lobe, Lobelog, posted July 29
By Scott McConnell, The American Conservative, posted July 29
“The Balance of Power in the Middle East Just Changed: U.S.-Iranian Relations Emerge from a 30-Year Cold War”
By Peter Van Buren, TomDispatch.com, posted July 28
By Paul Pillar, CommonDreams.org, posted July 27
The author, a 28-year veteran of the CIA, is a visiting professor at Georgetown University in security studies.
By Gareth Porter, Middle East Eye, posted July 25
By Anthony H. Cordesman, Center for Strategic & International Studies, posted July 20
By Lawrence S. Wittner, History News Network, posted July 16
The author is a professor of history emeritus at SUNY Albany.
Normally these occasional lists touch on a wider range of war-and-peace-related foreign policy issues; suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.