Afshon Ostovar

Afshon Ostovar

Afshon Ostovar is a Robert A. Fox Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, and an associate professor at the Naval Postgraduate School. He is author of “Vanguard of the Imam,” and is currently writing a book on strategic competition in the Middle East.

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After Soleimani

After Soleimani

The height of Iran’s influence — at least as presently expressed through the IRGC — has probably passed. Whether we’ve entered a period of stasis or decline is as yet unclear, but the latter seems more probable.

Afshon Ostovar