LDESP MIDDLE EAST NEWS UPDATE – September 2013
The focus of the 20 September 2013 edition of the LDESP Middle East News Update includes articles and analysis on developments between Iran, Syria and the U.S., as well as on Egypt and Iraq. Please click here to view the document.
In Review: The Middle East in Transition – Between Hope & Turmoil
“Quick Turn of Fortunes as Diplomatic Options Open Up with Syria and Iran,” The New York Times
“Russia, U.S. Plot Peace Talks for Syria,” Christian Science Monitor
“Why Iran Seeks Constructive Engagement,” Washington Post op-ed by President Hassan Rouhani
Cautiously optimistic: “moderate” policies versus Iran’s human rights record and support of Syria
“Stalemate’s End?,” Foreign Policy
Middle East News Headlines: Syria, Egypt and Iraq
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