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Camelia Entekhabifard

Camelia Entekhabifard is an Iranian-American journalist, political commentator and author of Camelia: Save Yourself By Telling the Truth (Seven Stories Press, 2008).

Twitter: ​@CameliaFard

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Trump is not abandoning the region to rival powers

From promises to withdraw US troops from Syria and Afghanistan to high-profile negotiations with the Taliban, US President Donald Trump’s plans for the Middle East, announced shortly before the New Year, caused shock waves throughout the region.

January 04, 2019

Baghdad has a difficult choice to make




Iraq's President Barham Salih (L) and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani. (Reuters)

November 24, 2018

Iranians pray for a normal country

With the reintroduction last week of US sanctions on Iran’s oil trade, there were fears that the price of oil would soar. Those fears were misplaced. At the end of the week the price was at its lowest for six months.

November 10, 2018