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Could diplomacy come after tragedy in Iran?

Could diplomacy come after tragedy in Iran?

The downing of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight 752 in which 176 people were killed is indeed a human tragedy of immense proportions. Its fallout is that much more complicated as it comes amid a totally unnecessary crisis. We now know that the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps ( IRGC ) fired the missiles at the plane by mistake. That the Iranian

James Carafano: Will Iran's government fall?

James Carafano: Will Iran's government fall?

close Video Iran vows to 'punish' those responsible for shooting down Ukrainian plane as arrests are made Iranian authorities have arrested those responsible for accidentally shooting down a Ukrainian passenger plane. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that anyone involved ‘should be punished.’ It’s fine for astrologers and bookmakers to make predications,

Pompeo says killing of Suleimani is part of 'bigger strategy' to deter US foes

Pompeo says killing of Suleimani is part of 'bigger strategy' to deter US foes

The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has said Qassem Suleimani was killed as part of a broader strategy of deterring challenges by US foes that also applies to China and Russia, further diluting the assertion that the senior Iranian general was targeted because he was plotting imminent attacks on US assets. In his speech at Stanford University’s