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Iran: Interim Nuclear Agreement and Talks on a Comprehensive Accord
04/28/2015

Iran: Interim Nuclear Agreement and Talks on a Comprehensive Accord

To provide background and context on the very complex P5+1/Iran negotiation process — stretching into years — we are pleased to share a recent Congressional Research Service document, “Iran: Efforts to Achieve a Nuclear Accord.” The report’s summary is here with links to the complete, comprehensive report.

News-2015-04-27
04/27/2015

News-2015-04-27

SUSRIS Daily News – Excerpts from International Media Reports
/Provided as a service from the Saudi-US Trade Group, Washington, DC/

“Is There Hope in Saudi Operation ‘Restoring Hope’?” – Karasik
04/25/2015

“Is There Hope in Saudi Operation ‘Restoring Hope’?” – Karasik

On March 26 Saudi Arabia and a ten nation coalition launched an intervention in Yemen dubbed Operation “Decisive Storm” (aka “Determination Storm”) consisting mostly of airstrikes against Houthi militias and allied forces. This week Dr. Theodore Karasik, a Gulf-based strategic affairs analyst, provided an insightful assessment of the campaign as it entered a new phase

News-2015-04-24
04/24/2015

News-2015-04-24

SUSRIS Daily News – Excerpts from International Media Reports
/Provided as a service from the Saudi-US Trade Group, Washington, DC/

Analysis | Yemen and Warfare in Failed States – Cordesman
04/23/2015

Analysis | Yemen and Warfare in Failed States – Cordesman

The introduction of the new phase in the Yemen intervention raises important questions about the nature of “war fighting and nation building” in chaotic states.Dr. Anthony Cordesman, CSIS Arleigh Burke Chair, took up the issue in an assessment that draws from the Yemen experience to consider the wider questions.