• News

US Announces ‘Action Group’ To Coordinate Anti-Iran Efforts

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Thursday the establishment of the Iran Action Group, a task-force to coordinate…

  • News

Israel’s Shin Bet Interrogate And Threaten Reza Aslan

According to Reza Aslan Israeli officers threatened him saying things like “we can make it so you don’t see your…

  • Politics

The Story Behind Netanyahu’s Video Messages To Iranians

It has been a few years since the Israeli prime minister chose to “speak directly” to Iranians. From speaking to BBC…

  • Politics

Rare Admission: Khamenei Admits Mistake For Permitting Nuclear Negotiations

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has admitted he made a mistake in allowing the country’s foreign minister to speak…

  • News

Are The United State And Saudi Arabia Stoking Ethnic Protests In Iran?

A string of recent incidents involving Iran’s ethnic minorities suggests the United States and Saudi Arabia are covertly carrying out…

  • News

As Currency Drops Iran Faces Shortages Of Medications

Iran’s health ministry spokesman has admitted that the country is currently suffering from shortages of foreign-made medications, but, insisted that…

  • Life

How The Internet Has Changed Life In Iran (video)

In this clip, explore how the internet has changed life in Iran, meet a woman who participated in the headscarf…

  • Politics

New Caspian Accord Resolves Some Issues, Not All

Ever since the demise of the Soviet Union in 1991, the five states bordering the Caspian Sea (Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan,…

  • Politics

RIP To The Liberal Order

The June 12 summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un was a historic moment—for the first time a sitting…

  • Politics

The Knife In Iran’s Back

Last Tuesday night, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani went on television to talk about the reinstatement of sanctions by the United…

  • Open

The Strait Of Hormuz: Iran’s Potential Countermeasure To US Hostility

As the Trump administration ratchets up pressures on Iran—by re-imposing the sanctions removed under the terms of the Iran nuclear…

  • Media

Laundering A Massacre By Labeling It A ‘Clash’

As FAIR has noted before (e.g., Extra!, 1/17; FAIR.org, 4/2/18), the term “clash” is almost always used to launder power asymmetry and give the…

  • News
  • Politics

Iraq To Respect Dollar Ban But Not All US Sanctions On Iran

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi stepped back from his commitment to abide by new US sanctions on Iran on Monday,…

  • News
  • Science and Tech

Iran Reportedly Ready To Share Its New Military Tech With ‘Brotherly Countries’

Earlier, the Iranian Defense Ministry announced plans to overhaul and manufacture more than 700 domestically-built tanks, including Karrar (Striker), part…

  • Human Rights
  • News

US Provided “Intelligence” And Bomb Used In Massacre Of Yemeni Schoolchildren

The involvement of U.S. military intelligence in “fine-tuning” the targets of coalition airstrikes is likely the main factor explaining why…

  • Politics

The Real Reason Why Trump Cancelled The Iran Deal

The following is entirely from open online sources that I have been finding to be trustworthy on these matters in…

  • Open

Is Israel Preparing A War On Hezbollah In Lebanon? Would Russia Expand Its Presence To South Lebanon?

Tension is silently mounting between Israel and Hezbollah on the Lebanese border, where frenetic preparations are taking place, under the…

  • News

Iran, Russia And 3 Other Nations Settle Decades-Long Dispute Over Caspian Sea

Iran and four ex-Soviet nations, including Russia, agreed in principle on Sunday how to divide up the potentially huge oil…

  • Politics

No Attack On Iran, Yet

Donald Trump is in enough trouble, legally and politically, to need a war – or so one would think. Sanctions…

  • News

Iran To Receive Second Batch Of Enriched Uranium For Tehran Nuclear Reactor

Iran will soon receive a second batch of 20 percent-enriched uranium which has been kept in Russia under the nuclear…

  • Politics

Russia, China Nearing Alliance Conditions

The Chinese Communist Party Politburo member Yang Jiechi is visiting Moscow on August 14-17 at the invitation of the secretary of the…

  • Politics

Nuclear Deal: Is The MEK Playing Into Anti-Iranian Sentiments?

Speaking at the Ronald Reagan Library in July, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered a scathing critique of Iran…

  • Business
  • Politics

How Bin Salman’s Attack On Canada Is Harming The Saudi Economy

The Canada-Saudi spat looks set to accelerate as the Kingdom’s central bank ordered its fund managers to withdraw hundreds of…

  • News
  • Politics

As Denuclearization Talks Stagnate, North Korea’s Foreign Minister Heads To Iran

Pyongyang may be realizing the lessons it can learn from the fate of the JCPOA, namely that any ground ceded…

  • Human Rights

The Faulty Logic Behind The Attack On BDS

Defenders of Israel are using flawed logic in trying to tar supporters of the age-old tactic of boycotts as anti-semitic,…