International Security & Foreign Policy

Iran’s Forty-Year Proxy War Against America: Decisions, Evolving Capabilities, and Operational Code of the Quds Force

Grant Year: 2021


Ali Alfoneh will research and write a book analyzing the decision-making process, strategic culture and worldview, and institutional makeup of Iran’s Quds Force. He will identify, collect, and analyze Persian-language primary materials along with secondary materials.

The Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington International Security & Foreign Policy

$50,000