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Iran again faces disastrous consequences of financial corruption

  • A new $2 billion graft case has surfaced in Iran related to tea imports. The current Iranian government introduces itself as the one that exposed this case — rather than being the cause of it — perhaps hinting that the former reformist government is the one to blame. Indeed, the tea imports gra...
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Security tensions reemerge in the Iraqi arena

  • The recent spate of attacks mounted by Iran-aligned groups against Iraqi-based US targets, including diplomatic headquarters, military bases and troops, raises questions about the future of Iraq’s security and stability. The attacks have taken place since the launch of the all-out Israeli war...
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Iran regime exploiting Palestine to fulfill its own agenda

  • Prior to Iran’s 1979 revolution, Iranian-Israeli ties were normal. Afterward, however, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini deemed the Palestinian issue more important than these ties, using Palestine as a strategic tool to infiltrate the Arab world. Since then, the Iranian regime’s voice has been pr...
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Will Iran yield in the face of growing US pressure?

  • Iran has been facing a severe dilemma for nine months, ever since US President Donald Trump’s administration quit the controversial 2015 nuclear deal and decided to reimpose sanctions. This move was part of a new US strategy that aims to prevent Iran from going ahead with its plans to enrich...
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Supremacist mindset means democracy cannot be established in Iran

  •   From time to time over the years, the debate on Iran has involved whether there is a possibility of changing the current theocracy in the country to a secular or democratic state. This debate is now happening more regularly amid increasing speculation about the fate of the regime, g...
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Rouhani outdoes Khamenei with attack on Iran’s ‘enemies’

  • President Hassan Rouhani declared that those who despise Iran and live outside the country are responsible for Iran’s problems. (AFP) While celebrating the beginning of the new Iranian year, 1398, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and the country’s President Hassan Rouhani both addressed the ...
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Saudi Arabia and Iraq destined for stronger ties

  • Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammad Ali Al-Hakim, center left, raises the Saudi flag alongside Saudi Arabia’s Trade and Investment Minister Majed Al-Qasabi, second right, during the inauguration of the new Saudi consulate compound in the Green Zone of Baghdad on April 4, 2019. (AFP) Relat...
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Iran’s child soldiers and the world’s silent complicity

  • After the victory of the so-called Islamic revolution in Iran in 1979, the theocratic regime that seized power — usurping the rights of the Iranian people — adopted several sectarian strategies that reflected its extremist ideology. The regime focused on brainwashing and adopted Orwellian ind...
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Iranians won’t be fooled by regime’s smear tactics

  • Thousands of Iranians recently took part in massive demonstrations in cities, towns and villages across the country, condemning the deteriorating socioeconomic situation, particularly the government’s sudden decision to triple gasoline prices. President Hasan Rouhani’s claim that the price hi...
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Turkey following Iranian model with Libya move

  • As the days go by, more and more revelations emerge about Turkey sending fighters from the Free Syrian Army or Turkmen Iraqi militias to fight in Libya alongside Tripoli’s Government of National Accord, led by Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj. These fighters are transferred using military jets to...
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