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How Europe can help Iran fight covid-19
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Esfandyar Batmanghelidj
Ellie Geranmayeh

European governments and the EU should press the US to strengthen the humanitarian exemptions in its Iran sanctions.

Transatlantic Call to Ease Humanitarian Trade with Iran due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Like many Americans and Europeans, Iranians are also facing one of their country’s darkest times in living memory. Like every country – even one as large and wealthy as the United States – success in fighting the virus requires that Iran have flexible, reliable and affordable means of importing crucial supplies through commercial channels. The Trump administration’s sanctions on Iran are the most extensive coercive economic measures ever imposed on a country.

The Quiet and Lethal Wars Against Iran
Sunday, April 5, 2020

Ted Snider
Some wars are fought with bombs and bullets. These are the wars in Syria and Iraq, in Afghanistan and Yemen. Then there are quieter wars executed by drone. These cowardly wars also kill people, but not our people. These quieter wars accomplish what the more cacophonous wars accomplish without the public outcry and condemnation.

U.S. is killing Iranians and the world is complicit
Thursday, April 2, 2020

 Syed Zafar Mehdi
A visibly sick and exhausted medic continued to see patients in her small hospital cubicle, writing medical prescriptions with her right hand and receiving intravenous infusion on the left hand. She was a doctor and patient both and had a perfectly acceptable excuse to skip work but she didn’t.

I won’t survive: Iranian scientist in US detention says ICE will let COVID 19 kill many
Sunday, April 5, 2020

An Iranian scientist who was exonerated in a US sanctions trial but remains jailed by immigration authorities said the conditions in detention were filthy and overcrowded – and officials were doing little to prevent a deadly coronavirus outbreak.

Caricatures on Corona and Sanctions in Iran
Monday, March 30, 2020

The US, despite its proclamation, is deceiving the global public opinion and has imposed sanctions purposefully and in a targeted manner to deprive the Iranian nation from receiving international aid and assistance and even from purchasing the required medical devices and equipment. The United States should remove obstacles it has created on the way of improving global health.