Articles on Ellie Geranmayeh

What if Trump decertifies the Iran deal? (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 06 October 2017

European countries must coordinate a vigorous response to prevent Trump from derailing the nuclear accord.

Europe must combat Trumpization of Middle East (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 09 June 2017

Europeans should provide President Trump with a more sober assessment of the causes of the region’s crises and support de-escalation initiatives before things spiral out of control.

Europe should act fast to preserve the Iran nuclear deal (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 03 February 2017

As Tehran and Washington are relapsing into the rhetoric of war and conflict, Europe should focus on minimizing confrontation between them.

Will Donald Trump destroy the Iran deal? (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 26 November 2016

There are not many issues on which Europe, Russia and China all agree, but there is one: ensuring that President-elect Donald J. Trump does not undermine the Iran nuclear deal.

Iran’s evolutionary road to reform (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 17 August 2016

Reformists leaders have disappointed hopes for change before. Yet Hassan Rouhani benefits from a unique opportunity.

Is the Iran-Saudi cold war heating up? (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 29 July 2016

Each must do more to avoid interfering in the other’s domestic secu

Turkey’s failed coup could be good news for international action on Syria (Commentary)

Julien Barnes-Dacey & Ellie Geranmayeh - 28 July 2016

Turkey's constrained military and inward focus could soften its 'Assad must go' policy. 

Khamenei on negotiations with US (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 10 June 2016

 Although the nuclear negotiations have taken Iran-US bilateral relations to unprecedented levels, the animosity persists. Almost a year after signing the nuclear deal, there has been little meaningful movement either from Iran or the West to maximize the potential of this opening. 

Rouhani’s Post-Election Openings and Challenges (Commentary)

Ellie Geranmayeh - 07 March 2016

The latest developments are a clear indication that those who voted Rouhani into power continue to support this bid, even if they are dissatisfied with the pace of meaningful change.