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UN praises Iran's 'exemplary' refugee efforts
Saturday, March 18, 2017

While Iranians would bear the brunt of Donald Trump's visa ban, if it ever comes into force, international officials say the country has quietly emerged as one of the most generous towards refugees.

In Search for Water Diplomacy
Thursday, March 16, 2017

Reza Bahar
Formation of suffocating clouds of dust over parts of Iran and their severe health and environmental implications have prompted many experts across the country to find a way out of the crisis mainly caused by regional drought.

Iran has no intention to recreate Persian Empire
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

John Limbert, the former U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state for Iran, dismisses the view that Iran intends to revive the Persian Empire.

Ties Between Iran, Arab Nations Benefit Islamic World
Monday, March 13, 2017

Hadi Khosroshahi
President Hassan Rouhani’s administration has placed plans on the agenda over the past four years to influentially boost the Islamic Republic’s ties with other countries. Undoubtedly, good relations with other nations, particularly the Persian Gulf littoral states – on the basis of national interests – are highly valuable and produce positive political, economic and cultural results. 

Difficulties Facing Regional Convergence in the Persian Gulf Region
Monday, March 13, 2017

Kamran Karami
Political observers believe that the intense diplomatic traffic among Iran, Kuwait and Oman during the past month has been aimed at exchanging messages for the beginning of diplomatic dialogue between the two sides of the Persian Gulf. 

White House Efforts to Marginalize Iran in the Middle East Could Backfire
Sunday, March 12, 2017

Adam Weinstein
The Trump administration’s attempts to isolate Iran politically, especially with respect to the war in Syria, and to intensify military and economic pressure against the Islamic Republic could prove counterproductive for regional stability in the long run.

The solution to the conflict in Yemen
Sunday, March 12, 2017

Charles Schmitz
A solution is urgently needed. The US administration under President Trump and the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres must spearhead a new initiative to bring all of the warring sides to the negotiating table. An immediate cessation of hostilities is required in order to provide long overdue assistance and relief in what is one of the greatest humanitarian crises of our time.

Saudi Arabia and the US are Spreading Anti-Iranian Hysteria for a Reason
Friday, March 10, 2017

Viktor Mikhin
Not a day goes by without Washington voicing new threats against Iran. Apparently, while not having enough power to “punish” Russia, Europe or Israel, the new administration decided to go after Iran by making a boogeyman out of it. It’s been noted that the tensions between the US and Iran have been purposefully mounted. Moreover, the initiator and the driving force behind this recent crisis, as political observers unanimously agree, is the United States.


Iran and Turkey will stay as brothers no matter what
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Harun Yahya
The Middle East has always been the target of certain factions due to its geopolitical significance and rich underground sources. 

Turkish-Iranian Relations Hit Turbulence
Sunday, March 5, 2017

Yasar Yakis
Turkish-Iranian relations are experiencing new turbulence as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Feb. 14 that Tehran is promoting “Parthian (Persian) nationalism.” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu followed suit by referring to Iran’s sectarian policies in the region. Foreign Ministry spokesman Huseyin Muftuoglu elaborated further, saying Iranian accusations are “neither acceptable nor comprehensible.”