ISIS Attack in Tehran Stokes Cross-Gulf Tensions, Weakens Iran’s Reformers

Paul Pillar
Former National Intelligence Officer for Near East and South Asia, CIA

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The Author is Paul Pillar

Professor Pillar retired in 2005 from a 28-year career in the U.S. intelligence community, in which his last position was National Intelligence Officer for the Near East and South Asia. Earlier he served in a variety of analytical and managerial positions, including as chief of analytic units at the CIA covering portions of the Near East, the Persian Gulf, and South Asia. Professor Pillar also served in the National Intelligence Council as one of the original members of its Analytic Group. He... Read More

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