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FEBRUARY

February 21, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses Gen. McMaster's appointment as Trump's National Security Advisor and the importance of this role in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 21, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the appointment of Gen. McMaster as Trump's National Security Advisor in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Watch Here

February 21, 2017
Dr. Milani is interviewed and quoted in an article on BBC News on "The Rising Risk of Showdown between Trump and Iran" | Read Here

February 17, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses U.S.-Russia relations in an interview with BBC Persian

February 14, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the killing of ISIS leaders in Iraq in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 14, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the killing of ISIS leaders in Iraq in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Watch Here

February 7, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the meeting between Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and the British Prime Minister in London in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 3, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses Iran's recent Missile testing in an interview with BBC Radio

February 2, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses U.S.-Iran relations and the new sanctions posed on Iran in an interview with BBC Persian TV

February 1, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the importance of the phone conversation between Trump and King Malik Salman of Saudi Arabia in an interview with Manoto TV

JANUARY

January 31, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the phone conversation between President Trump and Saudi Arabia's King in an interview with Radio Farida and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 24, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses Israel's approval for settlement expansion after President Trump's inauguration in an interview with BBC Persian

January 17, 2017
Dr. Milani's discusses how Ayatollah Rafsanjani became the pragmatic voice of the Iranian Revolution in an article published by the World Politics Review | Read Here

January 17, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the future of the Iran's Nuclear Deal, one year after the agreement was reached, in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 12, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses Iran-Russia Alliance in an article in New Delhi Times | Read Here 

January 10, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses Rafsanjani's death and its impact on U.S.-Iran relations in an interview with NPR Radio | Listen Here

January 10, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the death of Ayatollah Rafsanjani and his role in shaping Iran's foreign policy in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 8, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the death of Ayatollah Rafsanjani and its consequences for the future of moderates in Iran in an interview with BBC World Public Radio International | Listen Here

January 8, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the death of Ayatollah Rafsanjani, his role in the 1979 revolution and his policies after the establishment of the Islamic government in an interview with CNN | Watch Here

January 8, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses Ayatollah Rafsanjani's past and legacy in an interview with BBC Persian

January 3, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the latest terrorist attack in a nightclub in Turkey and the rise of terrorism in Turkey in 2016 in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

DECEMBER

December 29, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the Syrian ceasefire sponsored by Russia and Turkey in an interview with BBC Persian

December 27, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the changing direction of Turkey in dealing with ISIS and Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

December 26, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses Turkey's changing policy toward ISIS in an interview with Radio Farda TV and VOA TV | Watch Here

December 20, 2017
Dr. Milani discusses the assassination of the Russian Ambassador to Turkey in Ankara in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

December 13, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the Congress investigation into possible Russian cyber-attacks connected to the election in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

December 8, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the possibility of a ceasefire in Aleppo in an interview with BBC Persian Radio | Listen Here

December 7, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses President Obama's speech at CENTCOM in an interview with VOA TV Persian | Watch Here

December 6, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses China's reaction to Trump's phone call to Taiwan's leader in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

December 5, 2016
Dr. Milani is interviewed for an article on why President-elect Trump has not contacted the President of Afghanistan published on Dari VOA | Read Here

December 1, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the future of Iran's nuclear deal under Trump's presidency in an interview with BBC Persian | Watch Here

 

NOVEMBER

November 29, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses U.S.-Cuba relations under Trump's presidency in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

November 28, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses Donald Trump and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations in an interview with Ofogh VOA TV | Watch Here

November 27, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the future of U.S. - Cuba relations after Castro's death in an interview with VOA TV | Watch Here

November 22, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo and President-Elect Trump's foreign policy toward Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

November 22, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo and President-Elect Trump's foreign policy toward Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

November 19, 2016
Dr. Milani is quoted in "Trump keeps people guessing over Iran" written by Dr. Amal Mudallali in Gulf In Media |
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November 16, 2016
Dr. Milani was invited to join a panel on "Rebuilding Alliances, Containing Adversaries" with Prince Trki bin Faisal Al Saud, Eliot A. Cohen, and Nabil Fahmy at Middle East Institute 7th Annual Conference | Read More

November 15, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses Donald Trump's victory and its consequences for Iran's nuclear deal in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

November 8, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the outcome of the elections in three interviews with BBC Persian TV

November 8, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the outcome of the elections in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

November 1, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses Iran and Turkey's involvement in Iraq in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

 

OCTOBER

October 28, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses U.S. presidential elections in an interview with BBC Persian

October 27, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the impact of the outcome of U.S. presidential elections for Iran-U.S. relations in an interview with BBC Persian | Watch Here

October 25, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses Turkey's involvement in Northern Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Watch Here 

October 18, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the Iraqi military operation for freeing Mosul, Iraq from ISIS in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

October 13, 2016
Dr. Milani gave a talk on "Iran's Regional Standing One Year After the Nuclear Deal" at Chapman University's Conference on "Iran: Rising Power in the Middle East" at Orange, California. | Learn More

October 11, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the second presidential debate between Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

October 4, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the reasons behind the growing tension between US and Russia regarding Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

October 3, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the growing tension between US and Russia regarding Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

SEPTEMBER

September 30, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the first anniversary of Russia's military intervention in Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

September 28, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses John Kerry's telephone conversation with Russia's Foreign Minister Lavrov in an interview with KPCC Southern California Public Radio, (NPR, AirTalk)

September 27, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the impact of televised presidential debates on the outcome of election in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

September 22, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses Hassan Rouhani's speech at United Nations in an interview with VOA Farsi

September 20, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the New York and New Jersey Bombings and its impact on the upcoming presidential elections in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

September 19, 2016
Dr. Milani and Liz Sly, the Bureau Chief of the Washington Post, were interviewed by Larry Mantle of the Southern California Public Radio (KVLA) about the Syrian ceasefire.

September 13, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the barriers of implementing Syrian ceasefire in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

September 8, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses possible U.S.-Turkey cooperation in fighting ISIS in Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

September 8, 2016
Dr. Milani is interviewed for and quoted in an article "Iranian Pilgrims pay the price of power struggles in the Middle East" published by Deutsche Welle | Read More

September 6, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the speech of Iran's Supreme leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, in regard to Saudi Arabia and the growing tensions between the two countries in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

September 5, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the latest developments in the Saudi-Iran relations in an interview with BBC Persian

September 2, 2016
Dr. Milani's article "Iran and Russia's uncomfortable Alliance" is published in Foreign Affairs | Read Here

AUGUST

August 30, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the growing tensions between Turkey and the United States in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

August 23, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the changing foreign policies of Turkey in regard to Syria after the failed coup in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

August 16, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the use of Iranian air base by Russia in an interview with Aljazeera International

August 16, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the use of an Iranian air base by Russia in its air campaign inside Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

August 16, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the use of an Iranian air base by Russia in its air campaign inside Syria in an interview with VOA Persian TV

August 16, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the failure of peace negotiations between Saudi Arabia and Yemen in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

August 9, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the resumption of the Saudi bombing of Sanaa in Yemen in an interview with BBC Persian

August 9, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the media representation of the $400 million dollars flown to Iran and the reaction of U.S. presidential candidates to such news in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

August 4, 2016
Dr. Milani gave a lecture on Iran's Nuclear Deal, 1 Year On, at the Eleventh Biennial Iranian Studies Conference hosted by International Society for International Studies at Vienna, Austria

JULY


July 29, 2016
Dr. Milani discusses the United Nation's role in resolving the Syrian crisis in an interview with BBC Persian

July 19, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Donald Trump's official GOP nomination in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA | Listen Here

July 12, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the resignation of David Cameron after the Brexit and the foreign policy of Theresa May, the new Prime Minister of the UK in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

July 7, 2016 | Dr. Milani is extensively quoted in an article about Iran's Nuclear Deal Written by Khalid Mafton and published by VOA Dari | Read More

July 6, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the FBI's statement on the investigation of Hilary Clinton's use of personal email system in an interview with EPersian Radio | Listen Here

July 5, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses ISIS's recent terrorist attacks in Istanbul, Bangladesh, Iraq and Saudi Arabia in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

July 1, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the letter of US senators urging Kerry to address political crisis in Bahrain in an interview with BBC Persian

JUNE

June 29, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran's deal with Boeing to buy 100 planes in an interview with VOA TV | Watch Here

June 28, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Israel and Turkey's agreement to resume diplomatic relations in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

June 26, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Brexit and Prime Minister David Cameron's resignation in an interview with Iran Farda TV | Watch Here

June 21, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran's warning to Bahrain over revoking cleric's citizenship in an interview with VOA TV

June 21, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Bahrain government's decision to revoke the citizenship rights of the Shia opposition leader in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

June 17, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the 51 US diplomats memo that urges the United States to carry out military strikes against Asad's regime in an interview with BBC Persian TV | Watch Here

June 16, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Trump and his changing rhetoric about his future foreign policy in an interview with BBC Persian TV | Watch Here

June 14, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Trump and Clinton's reactions to Orlando mass shooting in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

June 7, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran-Saudi relations in an interview with BBC Persian TV | Watch Here

June 7, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Russia-Israel relations in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

June 5, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the unprecedented behavior of Donald Trump as a presidential candidate in an interview with Iran Farda TV | Watch Here

MAY

May 31, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iraq' military advances in Fallujah and Iran's military presence in Iraq in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

May 25, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran's energy policies in an interview with the Energy Programme Asia of the International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

May 25, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the difficulties in implementing the nuke deal with Iran in an interview with VOA Persian

May 24, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the importance of the signed agreements for bilateral relations between Iran, India and Afghanistan in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

May 23, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the improved bilateral relations between Iran and India and how it serves the national and security interests of both countries in an interview with OfoghTV

May 17, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Al-Qaeda's plan for direct involvement in Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

May 10, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran's recent missile test in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

May 7, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the 6 Iranian soldiers killed in Syria in an interview with BBC Persian Radio/TV

May 3, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the recent developments in the Syrian civil war in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

May 2, 2016 | Dr. Milani gave a talk at the conference "US Foreign Policy after the Iran Nuclear Deal & the New Geopolitics of the Middle East" Co-Hosted by CSDS and Josef Korbel School of International Studies at University of Denver

APRIL

April 30, 2016 | Dr. Milani's article "Iran in a Reconnecting Eurasia" is published in a Report by the Center for Strategic & International Studies's (CSIS) | Read Here

April 26, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses President Obama's remarks on deployment of more Special Forces to Syria in an interview with VOA Persian

April 24, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Obama's latest comments on Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

April 20, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Obama's trip to Saudi Arabia and the tension in Saudi-U.S. relations in an interview with BBC Persian

April 18, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the postponing of Syrian Peace talk in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

April 14, 2016 | Dr. Milani gave a talk at the conference "U.S.-Iran Relations at a Crossroads" Hosted by Rice University's Baker Institute | More Info

April 12, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Saudi king's trip to Egypt and Cairo's transfer of two Red Sea islands to Riyadh in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

April 11, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Obama's admission that Libya was his biggest foreign policy mistake in an interview with BBC Persian

April 11, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Syrian Peace process in an interview with Ofogh/ VOA TV

April 8, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses John Kerry's extension of invitation to Iran to help end the war in Yemen and Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

April 5, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the one sided cease fire of Azerbaijan and Armenia in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

MARCH

March 30, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran's Ballistic Missile Program in an interview with VOA TV Dari (Afghanistan) and is quoted in an article published on DARI VOA | Read More

March 29, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Donald Trumps' foreign policy and how it differs from U.S.'s current and past foreign policy in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 18, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the recent developments in Clinton and Trump's rivalry in preliminary US presidential elections in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 17, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Kurds in Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

March 15, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Putin's claim for withdrawing forces from Syria in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 12, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Arab League and Iran in an interview with VOA Iran

March 11, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the current stream of events in Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

March 11, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Barak Obama's recent interview on his foreign policy during his presidency in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 9, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the latest missile tests by Iran in an interview with Sputnik News Agency and Radio

March 8, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Turkey and Eurpean Union's talks to resolve the problem of refugee crisis in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 7, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses United States Presidential elections as well as Trump's and Clinton's rivalry in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 6, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran-Turkey relations and the important of Turkish prime minister's visit to Iran in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

March 3, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the victory of moderates in Iran's elections in an article in Foreign Affairs | Read More

March 2, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the results of the February 26 Iranian Elections at a panel of experts at Woodrow Wilson Center | Watch Here

FEBRUARY

February 26, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran's important elections in an interview with Aljazeera English

February 21, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the US-Russia temporary ceasefire in Syria in an interview with BBC Persian

February 18, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Syrian civil war in an interview with BBC Persian

February 18, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the recent bombing in Ankara, terrorism and the current refugee problem in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 16, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Turkey and Saudi Arabia's alliance in the Syrian civil war in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 11, 2016 | Dr. Milani Discusses the victory of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in the New Hampshire preliminary elections and its implications for US foreign policy in the Middle East in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 9, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Saudi-U.S. relations and its impact on the developing relations between Iran and the U.S. in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

February 8, 2016 | Dr. Milan discusses the role of Saudi Arabia and Turkey in the delay in Syria Peace Talks in Geneva in an interview with Ofogh VOA TV | Watch Here

February 5, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the Syrian civil war and the willingness of the Saudis to send troops to Syria in an interview with BBC Persian TV.

February 2, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Velayati's official trip to Russia and Iran-Russia relationships on Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

JANUARY

January 28, 2016  | Dr. Milani discusses the significance of Rouhani's first official trip to Europe after lifting of sanctions against Iran in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 24, 2016 | Dr. Milani is extensively quoted in an article on GhanaWeb on Iran-China relations after lifting of sanctions | Read More

January 23, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Chinese President's trip to Tehran and his meeting with Iran's president on Aljazeera | Watch Here

January 22, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the relationship between Iran and Pakistan, and Pakistan's mediating role in Iran-Saudi relations in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen here

January 21, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the intricacies of Syria Peace talks in Geneva in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 19, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the new sanctions against Iran over missile test in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 18, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the benefits of U.S. diplomacy with Iran in an article for CNN | Read More

January 17, 2016 | Dr. Milani is extensively quoted in an article in Dari VOA discussing the impact of Iran's and Saudi's hostile relationship on the current crisis in the Middle East | Read More

January 16, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the lifting of sanctions against Iran in an interview with CCTV | Watch Here

January 14, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Obama's final State of the Union Address in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 12, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Turkey's plan for constructing a military base in Qatar in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 10, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Saudi Arabia's decision to sever diplomatic ties with Iran in an article in Foreign Affairs | Read More

January 10, 2016 | Dr. Milani is extensively quoted in an article in Dari VOA discussing the necessary measures for defeating the ISIS | Read More

January 5, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses Iran and Saudi Arabia's diplomatic relationships in an interview with Radio Farda and VOA TV | Listen Here

January 4, 2016 | Dr. Milani discusses the attack on Saudi embassy in an interview with IranWire | Read More

 

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