Before the US assassinated its most senior general, Iran had contended with protests at home and resentment for its presence in Iraq. Not anymore, writes Abbas Milani.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
Whether four oil tankers in the Gulf were attacked by Iran or whether the incident was orchestrated by the US, both should desist for the sake of peace, says John Andrews.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019
In a midsummer week that may culminate when — if — the sinister buffoon Boris Johnson becomes the 14th British prime minister of Queen Elizabeth’s near seven-decade reign, it is not hard to argue that politics have failed.
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
Promoting a new nuclear deal would not lead to normalisation of diplomatic ties with Iran, but it would dramatically reduce the chance of war, writes Richard N Haass.
President Donald Trump has announced that the US is designating Iran's Revolutionary Guard as a "foreign terrorist organisation", in an effort to increase pressure on the country.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018
While it is fair to argue that many of Iran’s actions are a legitimate cause for concern, there are not sufficient reasons to reintroduce sanctions, argues Richard N Haass.
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017
Donald Trump’s blistering attack on the Iran nuclear deal has emboldened extremists in the Middle Eastern country, writes Abbas Milani.
AN Iranian-American man who US officials say has links to Iran’s security forces pleaded not guilty in court last night to plotting to kill the Saudi ambassador to Washington in a bomb attack.
Tue, 25 Oct, 2011
Australia said today it has imposed new sanctions against two Iranian companies and an Iranian general to protest against Tehran's nuclear programme.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2010
THE United States yesterday ratcheted up tensions over Iran’s nuclear drive and alleged backing for terrorism with a raft of new sanctions targeting the Islamic republic’s military and banks.
Fri, 26 Oct, 2007
Iran’s parliament today approved a non-binding resolution to label the CIA and the US Army “terrorist organisations”.
Sat, 29 Sep, 2007
IRAN remained the most-active state sponsor of terrorism in 2002, the United States said yesterday as it made no changes to its list of rogue nations, holding it at seven.
Thu, 01 May, 2003
International terrorist attacks declined sharply last year and the number of anti-US attacks dropped as well, the State Department reported today.
Wed, 30 Apr, 2003
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