The new round of reimposed US sanctions on Iran’s oil industry will be implemented on Nov. 4, and Tehran remains in limbo, waiting for its Western allies to find a way out of the deadlock.
October 06, 2018
There is no doubt that the most talked-about topic at the UN General Assembly in New York last week was Iran. US President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gave their speeches and departed, leaving observers behind to digest their meaning.
September 29, 2018
Ahead of the general debate at the United Nations’ 73rd General Assembly, the atmosphere inside the UN is full of speculation over the possibility of an encounter between the presidents of the United States and Iran, both of whom will be attending the opening on September 25.
September 22, 2018
As the United Nations prepares for its 73rd General Assembly in New York, the spotlight is being shared by the United States and Iran, each of which is eager to prove that the other has violated its obligations under international law.
September 15, 2018
Last week’s summit in Tehran was an opportunity for the leaders of Iran, Russia and Turkey to showcase their joint efforts to end the seven-year war in Syria. Rather than a show of unity and cooperation, however, it was a demonstration of separation and disagreement.
September 08, 2018
The recent political and economical issues in Iran are considered by many observers to be some of the most difficult in the 40 years of the Islamic Republic’s existence.
September 01, 2018
Afghans have hardly had a single peaceful day since King Mohammed Zahir was toppled in a coup in July 1973.
August 18, 2018
Iranians demonstrated continuously every night for a week before US President Donald Trump’s first round of sanctions were re-imposed on Aug. 7.
Angry protesters chanted loudly that they were tired of systemic corruption and mismanagement, and demanded regime change.
August 11, 2018