Finding a European response to the JCPOA disaster

The Trump administration officially walks away from the Iran nuclear deal. Europe is caught between a rock and a hard place now. Should Europe continue to abide by the JCPOA and risk sanctions by the USA or should it risk losing Iran to the hard-liners?
Saudi-Iranian conflict

The “Shiite crescent”

Narrative in the Middle East that designates Iran's alleged regional ambitions as crescent-shaped zone of influence.
Religion and ideology

Islam, Islamism, Jihadism

Three different things that are often confused, sometimes even used interchangeably. How do they differ?
Saudi-Iranian conflict

“Cold War” in the Middle East

Conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, perhaps the key to understanding contemporary Middle Eastern politics.