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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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Iran and Competitiveness of China
Monday, August 13, 2018

Bahram Amir-Ahmadian
China is currently known as the world’s second biggest economic power after the United States of America.

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Europe Is Committed to Resisting US Pressures on the JCPOA
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Davood Aghaei
After US President Donald Trump withdrew from the nuclear deal with Iran, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), European countries announced that the JCPOA is an international agreement and must be respected by all signatories.

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Can Europe Persuade Iran to Remain in the Nuclear Deal?
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Somaye Morovati
During the past two years, Iran's relations with the outside world had been divided into pre- and post-JCPOA eras and now they are defined on the basis of the date when US President Donald Trump decided to withdraw from the nuclear deal with Iran, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). 

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Trump's Regime Is Reincarnation of Saddam’s Regime
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Mehdi Zakerian
The recent speech by the secretary of state of Donald Trump's regime, which was addressed to a group of people who were claimed to be Iranian-Americans, proved that this regime has lost hope in getting the support of the Iranian people. Mike Pompeo has been forced to make recourse to people who claim that they represent the Iranian people outside the country. 

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Pakistan’s Parliamentary Election and its Consequences for the Islamic Republic of Iran
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Hesamoddin Hojjatzadeh
Pakistan held its parliamentary election on July 25 with more than 100 million eligible voters. The election was held at a time that the country has been experiencing one year of political instability after unwilling resignation of Mohammad Nawaz Sharif from his post as prime minister in July 2017. 

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Does Iran Seek Calculated Control of the Strait of Hormuz?
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Keyhan Barzegar
The policy announced by the US President Donald Trump to “reduce to zero” Iran's oil exports followed by declaration of readiness by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to fill Iran's oil void, elicited a sharp reaction from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who stipulated that “if Iran's oil is not exported, no other oil will be exported from the region either.”

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