Lee Smith

Senior Editor

Fuel on the Fire

Aug 10, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 45 • By LEE SMITH



Supreme leader Khamenei inspects  new IRGC troops, March 21, 2014.

Paying Tehran’s Bills

Sanctions relief will only empower Iran.

Jun 8, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 37

Floyd Mayweather

Mayweather's Magnificent Fight

9:30 PM, May 6, 2015

Houthis rally against Saudi Arabia, April 1.

Empowering Iran

May 4, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 32


War with Iran

Apr 20, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 30

Iran’s Uranium Conversion Facility in  the city of Isfahan, November 20, 2004

Iranian Vulnerability

Their nuclear progress can still be stopped.

Mar 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28

Gary Locke

Iran as Partner

Obama’s deep game.

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Israeli artillery fire toward targets in Lebanon on  the Israeli-Lebanese border

Friend and Foe in Syria

The enemy of my enemy is my enemy’s enemy.

Mar 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24


'Don’t Authorize Obama’s War'

11:14 AM, Feb 15, 2015

John Kerry and Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif

Beyond Sanctions

Feb 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21


Hard Times for Hezbollah

Is Iran’s Lebanese client losing its grip?

Feb 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

So, we meet again: Kerry and Zarif

Caving to Iran

Jan 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19


Lee Smith is a senior editor at The Weekly Standard. A senior fellow at the Hudson Institute, Smith is the also author of The Strong Horse: Power, Politics, and the Clash of Arab Civilizations (Doubleday 2010). 

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