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  1. A Clean Return to the Iran Nuclear Deal Should Be Biden’s First Option

    Private Viewpoints January 11, 2021 Of all the international agreements President-elect Joe Biden has pledged to rejoin upon taking office, perhaps none is more controversial than the Iran nuclear deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action ...

  2. A Comprehensive Survey of Iran’s Advanced Centrifuges

    Private Viewpoints December 2, 2021 Iran’s development of gas centrifuges to enrich uranium has been long-standing and seemingly haphazard but in general encompasses a program seeking longer, faster centrifuges, while struggling with reliability. Cost doe ...

  3. A Flawed IAEA-Iran Agreement on Resolving Oustanding Issues

    Private Viewpoints August 28, 2007 Analysis of the IAEA-Iran agreement inability to set clear parameters or specify what access IAEA personnel would have to key people, sites, and documents or indicate a need for Iran’s adherence to the Additional Protoco ...

  4. A Fresh Examination of the Proliferation Dangers of Light Water Reactors

    Private Viewpoints October 22, 2004 This report details how fresh and spent LWR fuel can be used to accelerate a nation’s illicit weapons program significantly. In the case of a state that can enrich uranium (either covertly or commercially), fresh lightl ...

  5. A History of Continuity in Iran’s Long Nuclear Program

    Private Viewpoints December 8, 2020 Iran’s interest in developing a nuclear deterrent is often attributed to the Islamic Republic, which, according to Western intelligence sources, had a structured nuclear weapons program until 2003. However, in reality, ...

  6. A Justified Extension for Iran Nuclear Talks, But Hard Choices Ahead

    Private Viewpoints July 19, 2014 With significant headway already made but major gaps remaining – and especially with the options available in the event of a breakdown of negotiations looking unattractive to all parties – it made good sense for the P5+1 c ...

  7. A Key Missing Piece of the Amad Puzzle

    The Shahid Boroujerdi Project for Production of Uranium Metal & Nuclear Weapons Components Private Viewpoints January 11, 2019 Documentation from the Nuclear Archives reveals a major, former nuclear weapons site under Project 110 of the Amad Plan that ...

  8. A New Strain on Alliance

    Private Viewpoints November 28, 2003 Over the last week, the United States and Europe seemed headed for a major split over their approach to Iran's nuclear program. Washington argued that a recent report by the International Atomic Energy Agency prov ...

  9. A North Korean in Iran

    The death from natural causes of an old man in North Korea this month should have been the closing chapter of the tale of Pakistan's nuclear and missile cooperation with the Hermit Kingdom. Instead, it may mark the next episode in the saga of Iran ...

  10. A Realistic Path for Progress on Iran

    12 Guiding Principles to Achieve U.S. Policy Goals Private Viewpoints January 30, 2019 The Trump administration has adopted an aggressive Iran strategy. The United States seeks to  achieve—via the application of maximum pressure—nothing short of a fundame ...

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