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Israel An Obstacle to Peace in Syria: Jean Bricmont
Saturday, October 5, 2013

Jean Bricmont
In order to discuss the situation in Syria, Iran Review conducted an interview with Dr. Jean Bricmont, a renowned Belgian progressive author and philosopher who teaches at the Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium’s largest French-speaking university.

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Name of “Persian Gulf” Shining at the Heart of Dubai
Thursday, October 3, 2013

Ja'far Moradi Shahdadi
Ja'far Moradi Shahdadi is a researcher from Hormuzgan Province who came up with the idea of designating a day in the Iranian calendar as the national day of Persian Gulf. He says during his stay in the Emirate of Dubai he has seen and collected a remarkable corpus of documents attesting to the fact that “Persian Gulf” is the rightful name of this waterway, which is a noteworthy effort.

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An Interview with President Hassan Rouhani
Thursday, September 26, 2013

Hassan Rouhani
In his latest column, David Ignatius writes about his one-on-one interview with Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani.

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Iran Playing More Important Role in Region than US
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Arshin Adib-Moghaddam
In the following interview with Iran's Mehr News Agency, Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, professor of political science and international studies at SOAS University of London (the School of Oriental and African Studies) has emphasized that under the present circumstances, the Islamic Republic of Iran is playing a more prominent role in regional developments compared to the United States.

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Zarif Turbocharges Iran's Diplomacy
Monday, September 23, 2013

Mohammad Javad Zarif
Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's new foreign minister, is in New York to attend the UN General Assembly meeting and at the same time advance Iran's foreign policy priorities at a delicate time in Middle East politics which is wrought with multiple conflicts and endemic insecurities. 

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Heroic Flexibility, New Opportunity for West to Change Its Approaches
Sunday, September 22, 2013

Mohammad Farhad Koleini
The constructive interaction which has been stipulated by large-scale official instruments of Iran is currently in gear. However, this does not mean that Iran is following a one-way policy, but the interaction with the West is going to be a two-way street. Any kind of interaction between the two sides is, therefore, going to be based on mutual respect and trust as well as respect for the rights of the Iranian nation in order to provide suitable conditions for both sides.

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Reza Nasri: Syria Should Sue Aggressors at the ICJ
Sunday, September 8, 2013

Reza Nasri
In order to discuss the legal aspects of a possible military confrontation between the U.S. and Syria, which seems imminent in the wake of the U.S. House of Representatives’ vote, Iran Review conducted an interview with the prominent lawyer and legal expert Dr. Reza Nasri.

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"We Informed US of Chemical Weapons Transfer to Syria 9 Months Ago"
Sunday, September 1, 2013

Mohammad Javad Zarif
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic had sent an official memo to the United States through the Swiss Embassy in Tehran (which serves as the US interests section in Iran) last December, in which Washington had been forewarned that “handmade articles of chemical weapons, including sarin gas, are being transferred into Syria.”

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Mitchel Plitnick: The Situation of Gaza an Example of Collective Punishment
Saturday, August 31, 2013

Mitchel Plitnick
In order to delve on the details of the new round of peace talks between the Palestinian Authority and Israel, investigate the future of Israeli-Palestinian conflict, assess the presence of the elements of racism and racial discrimination in Israel’s treatment of the Palestinian citizens and the policies of the political parties in Israel and their role in the continued occupation of Palestine, Iran Review conducted an interview with Mitchell Plitnick, a prominent American political analyst and the former director of the U.S. Office of B’Tselem: The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories.

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What Message Did Sultan Qaboos Convey to Iran?
Thursday, August 29, 2013

Siavash Zargar Yaqoubi
This trip can certainly have a very positive effect in terms of helping to reduce tensions in Iran's relations with the West, especially the United States. The past history of Oman’s mediation in problems that existed between Iran and the West proves that Oman has been able to play a positive role in this regard.

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