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Solidarity vs. Sanctions in Times of a Global Pandemic
Sunday, April 19, 2020

 Roxana Baspineiro
As the COVID-19 pandemic wreaks havoc globally –leaving more than 124,000 dead so far– capitalism has never before faced a similar threat. In the face of a global crisis, it has become clear that international solidarity is an alternative to rethinking the dynamics that characterize today’s geopolitics.

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How Embargo on Transfer of Funds into Iran Is Hurting Iranians Abroad
Saturday, April 18, 2020

Over the past 40 years, American imperialism has made life incredibly rough for those in the Middle East. If the United States hasn’t been bombing countries, it’s been threatening them with bombardment. Iran has been a frequent target.

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Iran is keeping its nuclear commitments despite Trump
Monday, October 1, 2018

Hassan Rouhani
I faced two options on May 8, when President Trump announced the United States’ official withdrawal from the nuclear agreement with Iran, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

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China’s Active Diplomacy in the Persian Gulf and its Effect on Iran's National Interests
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Before Xi Jinping became president of China in 2012, the country’s strategy toward the Persian Gulf region was generally a strategy based on China’s considerable need to energy resources, given the fact that China was considered a developing country.

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The Effects of US Withdrawal from the JCPOA on Nuclear weapons Nonproliferation and Control Treaties
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

The following article explains the consequences of the United States’ withdrawal from the nuclear deal with Iran, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), on nuclear weapons nonproliferation and control treaties.

 

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Why Trump Proposes Unconditional Negotiation to Iran?
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

The United States has planned five stages or steps for “standardizing Iran’s behavior” or in better words, implementing its “regime change” plan.

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Iran-US Negotiations: Direct or Indirect?
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The issue of negotiation with the United States is still a hot debate in Iran. However, direct negotiation has been proposed by proponents of this idea, who emphasize that mediatory efforts must be cut off in favor of direct talks with Americans.

 

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The Position of General Abdul Rashid Dostum in Afghanistan’s Power Equations
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Amanollah Shafaei
General Abdul Rashid Dostum, the famous Uzbek warlord, has played a very important role in political developments of Afghanistan during the past four decades. His radical fans in Afghanistan call him the “king maker.” 

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Pakistan’s Elections and Positions of China and India
Monday, August 13, 2018

Somaye Morovati
The year 2018 can be considered as a year of elections for Pakistan. The country held its senate elections in March, went through national assembly or parliamentary elections last month, and is in for presidential polls during the current month.

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The $700-Billion End of the Persian Gulf League
Monday, August 13, 2018

Hamid Reza Kamali
At last, rumors, which started circulating following US President Donald Trump's sword dance in Riyadh and his $700-billion extortion of Saudi Arabia, were confirmed through a Reuters report.

 

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