The writer is Noor-York Chair in Islamic Studies, York University, Toronto.
If a nuclear deal remains uncertain, future military cooperation between Iran and the US is even harder to expect.
As the nuclear talks resume,the P5+1 should note that its failure earlier this month has given hardliners in Iran an opportunity to look for an excuse to quit.
Hassan Rohanis election could bring back a spirit of openness to Irans foreign policy,and ease its domestic decline
The race to replace the populist and polarising Ahmadinejad promises to be full of surprises
Democratic changes are of greater importance than the drumbeats of war
Negotiating with Tehran on its nuclear programme will be far from easy
Irans civil movement does not and will not need the West....
The unrest in Iran,which began as a protest against the rigged election of June 12,2009,caught the Iranian authorities by surprise.
The massive public demonstrations of the past week in Iran,unprecedented since the revolution thirty years ago...
Thirty years after the Revolution,it is time to let the genie out of the bottle in Iran