Iran's new Communications Minister said today that negotiations are underway with Twitter to unblock the service, which has been banned for years despite being used even by the country's supreme.. All India Radio
When he refused to certify that Iran was in compliance with the agreement, President Donald Trump's campaign against the Iran nuclear deal came to a head on Friday. Trump said from the White House, "We.. Source: Wochit News -
On Friday, President Donald Trump is likely to take a major step against the international nuclear deal with Iran, laying out a more aggressive approach to Iranian activities in the Middle East. In a.. Source: Wochit News -
On Friday afternoon President Trump will give a speech outlining a new strategy toward the Islamic Republic of Iran. The new strategy will focus on increasing sanctions and inspections and.. Source: Wochit News -
The Trump administration plans to announce new sanctions against Iran as soon as Thursday while also taking steps to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran for now by extending the sanctions relief.. Source: Wochit News -
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's new telecommunications minister says Twitter is ready to talk about unblocking access to the microblogging site. The state-owned IRAN newspaper quoted Mohammad Javad Azari.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •SFGate
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei announced a new hardline head of one of the country's top oversight bodies today, while former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad kept his seat despite a string.. DNA
By Kenneth Katzman*
Oman is located along the Arabian Sea, on the southern approaches to the Strait of Hormuz, across from Iran. Except for a brief period of Persian rule, Omanis have remained.. Eurasia Review
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani put forward a new cabinet line-up today that again included no women, despite criticism of their absence from his reformist allies.
There were no major changes to.. Deccan Herald
Iran's former president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, faces sentences on seven verdicts of misusing billions of dollars in government funds while in office, the public prosecutor at Iran's Supreme Audit Court.. DNA Also reported by •Reuters
BEIRUT - Iran's colourful former president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, faces sentences on seven verdicts of misusing billions of dollars in government funds while in office, the public prosecutor at Iran's.. Bangkok Post
By Dina Yazdani*
When Iranian president Hassan Rouhani was elected in 2013, the first head of state to meet with him was from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Oman’s Sultan Qaboos saw a new.. Eurasia Review
*President Trump is probably never going to look like this. *
All images from Abdalla Al Omari, used with permission.
In this painting, a ragged, tired Trump cradles a sleeping child in one arm... Upworthy
By John Feffer*
The Saudi war in Yemen is really directed at…Iran. Donald Trump’s first overseas visit to Saudi Arabia and Israel was specifically targeted at…Iran. The Saudi-led isolation of.. Eurasia Review
The Saudi war in Yemen is really directed at…Iran. Donald Trump’s first overseas visit to Saudi Arabia and Israel was specifically targeted at… Iran. The Saudi-led isolation of Qatar is actually.. Huffington Post
Abdalla Al Omari's "The Vulnerability Series" includes paintings of U. S. President Donald Trump as a bedraggled refugee with a sleeping child in his arms, Russian President Vladimir Putin as a beggar,.. DNA
The 20th of May 2017 was a red letter day for Middle East politics. Not only was Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, re-elected by a substantial majority to a second term of office, but it was the.. Eurasia Review
After 18-year-old Devon Arthurs converted to a violent, fundamentalist version of Islam about a year ago, he didn’t stop posting on the white supremacist messaging board he frequented. Nor did he.. Huffington Post
The US retreats on global security, immigration and trade while globalization’s many connections in developing nations flourish.
By Hassan Siddiq*
President Trump’s bellicosity towards global.. Eurasia Review
One of the biggest criticisms of basic income, a system of giving people modest salaries just for being alive, is that it discourages people from working.
A new report on an ongoing cash-transfer.. Business Insider
Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani, has been re-elected in a landslide victory, endorsing his efforts to re-engage with the west and offer greater freedoms at home. With a huge turnout, polling stations.. Eurasia Review
Millions of Iranians joined long queues to vote on Friday, a sign of strong turnout in an unexpectedly tight presidential election that could determine the future of the country’s nascent emergence.. Huffington Post