The most important factor in shaping US policy towards Iran is domestic politics - not Obama's own geopolitical vision.
04 May 2015 06:51 GMT | Politics, War & Conflict, Middle East, Hassan Rouhani, Iran
How did a false Iran nuclear narrative come to dominate global politics?
17 May 2014 20:23 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, France, Germany, Iran
The US and Israel continue ignoring the actual evidence in terrorism cases to advance their political interests.
20 Feb 2013 13:20 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Argentina, Bulgaria, Iran
Netanyahu will no doubt campaign for re-election at home by demonising Iran as an "existential threat", writes Porter.
Gareth Porter | 04 Oct 2012 11:03 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Israel, United Kingdom
Iran has been developing nuclear capacities in order to obtain leverage in diplomatic talks with the United States.
Gareth Porter | 27 Apr 2012 18:11 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Germany
The bombing of an Israeli diplomat's car in India isn't consistent with Iranian or Hezbollah involvement.
Gareth Porter | 02 Mar 2012 17:32 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Cambodia, China, India
The contradictions of Obama's policy toward Iran went unnoticed in the US, but not in Iran and Israel, writes Porter.
Gareth Porter | 15 Feb 2012 04:08 GMT
Rabbani could not offer the Taliban the one condition needed for a peace agreement - the full withdrawal of US troops.
Gareth Porter | 26 Sep 2011 13:53 GMT | US & Canada, Afghanistan, Germany, Qatar, United States
As US drone strikes continue to take innocent lives, Pakistan's military demand veto power over US decisions.
Gareth Porter | 17 Aug 2011 14:10 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Pakistan, United States
News agency says US military documents indicate that four in five captured Afghan 'Taliban' were actually civilians.
Gareth Porter | 27 Jun 2011 15:04 GMT | US & Canada, Afghanistan, United States
Slain journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad's book asserts al-Qaeda, unlike the Taliban, wants Western-led wars to continue.
Gareth Porter | 10 Jun 2011 11:10 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Iraq
A personal journey reveals how anger and fear fuelled the Ebola crisis that ravaged West Africa.
A look at the information wars waged by Israel and its supporters to win the hearts and minds of the American people.
Media, War & Conflict, Israel
Media and the politics of representation in Latin America, from the 'perfect Latin American' to the 'authentic' one.
Media, Politics, Latin America
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.