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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.

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.

How US policy of individual assassination could ignite a mach-feared Iran war
Friday, February 28, 2020

Alireza Hashemi
America has issued an official death threat against IRGC’s Quds Force Commander Esmail Qaani, following the “targeted killing” of his charismatic predecessor. But there is a red line the US should be unwilling to cross. 

Why Washington Is Trying to Shut Down the Twitter Account of Javad Zarif
Friday, February 28, 2020

Abdolrahman Fathollahi
The recent call by a group of Republican senators for Twitter to suspend the account of Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is an exhibit example of how the United States is pursuing a full-scale battle against Iran and targeting its public diplomacy.

Iraq will be turned into new Vietnam for U.S. troops if they don’t leave: senior journalist
Friday, February 7, 2020

Mohammad Jafari
Millions of Iraqi people, who gathered in Baghdad on Friday, urged the U.S. troops to leave their homeland otherwise they will face another Vietnam war, the managing director of Al Nakhil News Agency says.

The U.S. thirst for oil
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Mohammad Ghaderi
The Americans, including Trump, claim that they are standing next to the nations and defend human rights and the freedom of nations.

What's All the Buzz About 2019 Iran Gasoline Protests?
Monday, December 30, 2019

Alireza Hashemi
The recent protests in Iran, ignited by a sudden hike of gasoline prices, have been presented by the western political and media circles as yet another proof that Iran is in need for something in the vein of regime change. On the ground, though, the reality is different.

Mapping European Leverage in the MENA Region
Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Hassan Ahmadian
European countries failed not only to persuade Trump to stick to the Iran nuclear agreement, or Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), but also to push back against draconian US sanctions and thereby pursue their stated goals. Due to these factors, most Iranians see Europe as a weakened global player that can neither incentivise nor penalise Iran in a meaningful way.

Is Iran’s missile program inconsistent with Resolution 2231?
Friday, December 13, 2019

Javad Heirannia
France, Britain, and Germany sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on December 4 in which they claimed that some of Iran’s ballistic missile activities are inconsistent with the UN Security Council Resolution 2231.

Is it time for a historic paradigm shift in the Persian Gulf?
Friday, November 15, 2019

Seyed Hossein Mousavian
The time has come for a new and innovative model for peace in the Persian Gulf. Oman and Kuwait have already made good efforts toward achieving friendly relations and now the role of the UAE could be definitive.