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Nine hurdles to reviving the Iran nuclear deal
Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Although reviving the agreement is certainly still possible, it won’t be easy. The two sides will need to overcome nine hurdles to make it happen.

A nuisance to the West, a life insurance to the Islamic Republic: Can Biden do anything about Iran’s missiles?
Tuesday, January 19, 2021

The concerns that America’s allies in the region share should not be ignored, but the US and its partners need to find a different way of addressing them while also taking Iran’s threat perceptions into account.

A New Structure for Security, Peace, and Cooperation in the Persian Gulf
Wednesday, December 30, 2020

The book tries to explore the possibilities of diplomatic resolutions to the existing conflicts between Iran and Saudi Arabia and offer a roadmap to achieving sustainable diplomatic relations.

Whenever JCPOA parties fulfill their obligations, we will too. US left the deal with one signature, it can return with another
Friday, December 11, 2020

The President called the 1400 budget bill a strategic one and enumerated the important messages of this budget, emphasising that the basis of this budget is the announcement of better economic conditions for the next year 1400 in the Iranian calendar.

No enrichment limit based on NPT: Takht Ravanchi
Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Majid Takht Ravanchi, Iran’s ambassador to the UN, has said based on the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) there is no limit for enriching uranium for civilian uses.

I was diagnosed with cancer during the pandemic and can’t stop thinking about sanctions against Iran
Thursday, January 14, 2021

Sahil Shah
Around a month ago, a television producer informed me that Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh had been assassinated and asked to have me on their program to discuss it. As someone who has been working on issues related to the Iranian nuclear program for the last few years, my anxiety naturally shot through the roof. There was no question that this would cause the risk for conflict in the region — even by way of miscommunication or miscalculation — to dramatically increase.

Experts urge swift return to Iran nuclear deal
Monday, January 11, 2021

A group of more than 50 international relations and Middle East experts have signed onto a letter urging President-elect Joe Biden to swiftly return to the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran.

Recent US developments show how a populist can tarnish the image of his country
Sunday, January 10, 2021

The President called the recent developments in the United States a sign of the weakness and baselessness of the Western democracy and stressed, "These developments showed that despite the progress of science and technology in these countries, how much populism has ground and how a populist can tarnish the reputation of his country in 4 years".

Israel has sought to instigate an unwanted war between the US and Iran
Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Elijah J. Magnier

Israel forced Trump’s hand to stay in Syria, to give Jerusalem to Israel, to pressure the Emirates, Bahrein, Sudan and Morocco to normalise relations with Israel and to offer Israel the occupied Syrian Golan Heights. The US will bear the consequences, not only of having reinforced Iran’s position in the Middle East and confirming it as a powerful regional player but by sooner or later having to leave Iraq completely.

Happy New Year 2021
Friday, January 1, 2021

The beginning of a year is associated with all things new. It is when you leave behind your previous year’s troubles and challenges, and embrace the new energy of the very first day of the year.