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U.S. Sanctions Are Killing Cancer Patients in Iran

By Dr. Abbas Kebriaeezadeh,Foreign Policy: Last month, the U.S. Department of State released a...

I Hold Her Hand

I Hold Her Hand For Azar The night-blooming vines grow again And my dreams cling to my ...

Saudi business and boxing: two sides of the same coin

What do a plannedUS$15 billion Saudi investment in petroleum-related Indian businessesand ...

Could Russia Get Its Persian Gulf Port?

By Shireen T. Hunter, Lobe Log: As tensions in the Persian Gulf have been mounting over the ...

How Voice of America Persian Became a Trump Administration PR Machine

By Jordan Michael Smith, The Intercept: As an Iranian American journalist covering the ...

Rattling the Nuclear Cage: India, Pakistan, Israel, Iran and the US

By Robert Fisk, the Independent:We like our anniversaries in blocks of 50 or 100 – at a ...

Maryam Shojaei helps Iran’s female football fans carry fight for admission

By Suzanne Wrack, The Guardian: “They think that, if they give up on this, it’s a ...

Will Washington make the ultimate mistake?

By Ted Galen Carpenter, The National Interest: Kenneth Adelman, a former assistant to ...

Declaring A State Of War Against Iranian Dissidents

By Shadi Sadr,Lobe Log: This is the essence of a recently broadcast Mosalas magazine interview ...

Iran has imprisoned a historian for three years. Here’s why his research matters

By Teresa Davis, The Washington Post: This week marks the third year since my former colleague ...

The Absurdity of Iroon in one Picture

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It doesn’t take much for a Constitutional Monarchy to fail

All it seems to take is the confluence of demagogues and conmen. The looney left and right in ...

A US President’s Incitement to Violence

On the morning of November 11, 1979, exactly one week after the Iranian revolutionaries climbed ...

Confusion and contradictions in Trump's Iran policy

USA Today Editorial: Ever since Donald Trump began his presidential campaign, he has frequently ...

Waiting for the Adults in Iran and U.S.

“Can’t anybody here play this game?” –Casey Stengel on the New York ...

Security architecture in the Gulf: Troubled prospects

Russia, backed by China, hoping to exploit mounting doubts in the Gulf about the reliability ...

Iran Owns the Persian Gulf Now

By Steven A. Cook,Foreign Policy:It has long been an accepted fact within the U.S. ...

George Orwell's 1984 revisited: The rise of the civilisationalists

The rise of a critical mass of world leaders including Donald J. Trump, Xi Jinping and others ...

Tehran Flexes Its Muscles With a Missile Test

Stratfor Worldview: Iran does test medium-range ballistic missiles, although not ...

Zarif Was Invited to Meet Trump in White House

By Robin Wright, The New Yorker: Last month, amid a rapid-fire escalation in tensions between ...

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