Tehran has shown that it can strike unexpectedly and painfully.
More and more countries are aware that Trump's maximum pressure campaign against Tehran is not sustainable.
The only coherence in Trump’s policy toward Iran, Afghanistan and North Korea is that it is meant to ... propel Trump toward winning a second term.
Trump now determines who may and who may not become an envoy to his court.
The situation is further complicated by the fact that Washington doesn't seem to be of one mind concerning the aims it is actually pursuing in Iran. Regime change, as national security adviser John Bolton has in mind?