Steven Simon

Steven Simon is Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Easterns Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Why comparisons of the Iraq war to the conflict in Northern Ireland reflect only false hope, not reality. Read more


Administration policy on Saudi Arabia has lurched from an excessive embrace of the regime to an ill-informed democracy campaign. How can the U.S. and the Saudis play a more constructive role? Read more