Hassan Ahmadian

Hassan Ahmadian

Hassan Ahmadian is Assistant Professor of Political Sciences at the University of Tehran. He is also an Associate of the Project on Shi'ism and Global Affairs at Harvard University's Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

Middle East

Iran's retaliation is not over

The missile attacks on US positions in Iraq are just the beginning.

Iran's retaliation is not over

Iran

Why Trump's strategy against Iran is likely to fail

The 'maximum pressure' tactics will not succeed in subduing Iran, nor will an invasion.

Why Trump's strategy against Iran is likely to fail

Iran

How Iran won a face-off with the US in Iraq

Despite Washington's best efforts, it appears Iran will likely remain a trusted ally in post-sectarian Iraq.

How Iran won a face-off with the US in Iraq

Syria's War

What does Iran want in northern Syria?

Iran seeks to increase pressure on the US in Syria and portray its military presence there as an occupation.

What does Iran want in northern Syria?