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Letter Opposing Draconian U.S. Sanctions on Iran Causing Shortages of Life Saving Medicine
Sunday, December 22, 2019

Seventeen members of Congress, led by Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.), Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin calling on the administration to dramatically reduce its sanctions against Iran, which Omar characterized as “economic warfare.”

Iran’s ‘only crime is we decided not to fold’
Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Pepe Escobar
Just in time to shine a light on what’s behind the latest sanctions from Washington, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a speech at the annual Astana Club meeting in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan delivered a searing account of Iran-US relations to a select audience of high-ranking diplomats, former Presidents and analysts.

How U.S. Sanctions on Iran Are Killing Innocent People
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Vijay Prashad
The evidence is undeniable. The U.S. sanctions are seriously destroying Iran’s health infrastructure and are leading to immediate deaths and suffering of the Iranian population.

Sanctions on Fordow is a blow to nuclear deal: Russian CENESS director
Sunday, December 1, 2019

Director of the Russian Center for Energy and Security Studies (CENESS) Anton Khlopkov has said that the United States’ sanctions on the Fordow nuclear plant is a blow to the 2015 nuclear deal, formally known as the JCPOA.

Trump's maximum pressure policy on Iran has backfired and experts say it will fail
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Negar Mortazavi
Maximum pressure seems to have backfired and pushed Iran across the edge.

New U.S. Sanctions on Iran and Europe’s Response
Sunday, November 10, 2019

Tyler Cullis
Europe, in other words, must make a high-level political statement establishing a clear red line for the Trump administration and specifying the consequences to the United States from failing to observe this red line.

Trump may be readier to make concessions to Iran in impeachment situation
Monday, November 4, 2019

Peter Jenkins, former UK Ambassador to the IAEA and UN, says that the initiation of impeachment proceedings against President Trump has created a situation in which he may be readier to make concessions to Iran.

The Saudi Oil Attack: Geo-Political Theatrics
Saturday, November 2, 2019

Hassanal Noor Rahshid
The 14th September 2019 attack which had caused significant damage to Saudi based Aramco Oil plants in Abqaiq and Khurais, was the trigger for much of the recent rise in regional tension at least when it comes to Saudi- Iran relations.


Don’t Make It About the Oil
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Paul R. Pillar
Confusion has prevailed regarding the purposes of the U.S. troop presence in Syria, and whether the declared purposes are the actual ones.

Whither the Iran Deal Post-US Withdrawal?
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Nabil Fahmy
US Secretary of State John Kerry and the P5+1 framed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran as a necessary measure to inhibit that country’s ability to quickly reach nuclear weapons breakout capacity.