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  • Trump 2017-12-02 06:46

    Bullies never respect sycophants

    Stop the state visit. Britain should not allow the U.S. president’s racism to be dressed up in pageantry

  • Saudi Arabia 2017-12-02 05:37

    By Sarah Leah Whitson

    When elites get a taste of their own medicine

    In late 2006, I traveled to Saudi Arabia on behalf of Human Rights Watch to discuss human rights with Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, then the assistant interior minister for security affairs. He explained to me the merits of his country’s project to rehabilitate extremists by detaining several thousand Saudis until religious leaders declared them reformed.

  • Madeleine K. Albright 2017-12-02 04:24

    By Madeleine K. Albright

    The national security emergency we’re not talking about

    America’s diplomatic professionals have issued a dire warning about the crisis facing the State Department: Scores of top diplomats, including some of our highest-ranked career Foreign Service officers, have left the agency at “a dizzying speed” over the past 10 months.

  • Trump 2017/11/24

    By Martin Love

    Illusion and disillusion with Trump

    Let’s make one thing clear right off the bat. I did not vote in the 2016 presidential election. I would have voted had Bernie Sanders won the Democratic Party nomination, but Hillary Clinton rigged the primaries to give herself the nomination to run against Trump.

  • Trump 2017-11-20 03:33

    Yes, Trump with the nuclear codes is terrifying. But the threat of a first strike is a vital deterrent

    Alarmed by President Trump’s bellicose statements and impulsive governing style, two congressional Democrats have introduced legislation that would prohibit the president — any president — from launching a nuclear first strike without a declaration of war by Congress explicitly endorsing such an attack.

  • 2017-11-15 17:39

    Correction

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – In a formal statement, Mehr News Agency corrected a mistake in translation of an exclusive interview with Hamid Karzai, the Former President of Afghanistan published on November 11.

  • Imam Musa al-Sadr 2017-10-18 09:58

    Imam Musa al-Sadr launched vocational school in Lebanon to fight poverty

    On anniversary of Imam Musa al-Sadr’s abduction of, Tehran Times got the opportunity to republish an interview conducted with the Imam by a Lebanese TV back in 1969.

  • Volker Perthes 2017-10-16 20:10

    By Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Germany, EU have realized they must rely on themselves for security: SWP chief

    Volker Perthes says Germany does not try to personalize its foreign relations

    TEHRAN - Volker Perthes, director of the Berlin-based Institute for International and Security Affairs (Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik - SWP), says Germany and other European Union members have realized that they must be more self-reliant to protect their security.

  • Mikhail Bogdanov 2017-10-12 09:00

    Russia says ready to mediate between S. Arabia and Iran

    Russia is ready and willing to mediate in establishing relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov has stated.

  • Turkey_U.S. 2017-10-11 02:06

    Visa dispute is another sign of Turkey’s drift

    The longstanding Washington-Ankara alliance shows severe strain amid tit-for-tat row

  • Indian envoy visits Tehran Times & Mehr News Agency 2017-10-09 20:28

    By Marjan Golpira

    Drop in Indian oil import from Iran unrelated to Farzad-B: envoy

    TEHRAN - In a recent interview with the Tehran Times, Indian ambassador to Tehran Saurabh Kumar said a drop in Indian oil import from Iran is not related to negotiations over the issues surrounding negotiations over the Farzad-B gas field exploration.

  • Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah 2017-10-08 19:57

    Nasrallah: U.S. hampering fight against ISIL

    “There are some who are working on obstructing the battle against Daesh (ISIL/Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant)”, Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah said in a televised memorial speech on Sunday afternoon.

  • Trump 2017-10-02 11:47

    By Anna Sadat Hosseini Fard

    Trump thinks about the 2020 Election

    Surveys released in the United States indicate a decrease in the popularity of this country's president. Since the presidential election in 2016, the popularity of Donald Trump at the White House has dropped dramatically.

  • پرچم آلمان 2017-10-02 11:34

    By Hanif  Ghaffari

    The definitive decision of the Social Democrats in Germany

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is now thinking of forming a coalition government in her country. It seems difficult to deal with the situation.

  • Saudi Arabia 2017-09-29 16:31

    By Alastair Sloan

    British officials harbor doubts about Saudi-led investigations into alleged war crimes in Yemen

    Internal emails obtained by MEMO show that British diplomats appear to be nervous about the quality of the investigation being carried out by the Saudi-led coalition into alleged war crimes by its forces in Yemen.

  • Adnan Tabatabai 2017-09-25 21:37

    by Zahra Khezri

    P4+1, EU would try to do their best to keep JCPOA alive: CARPO chief

    Approving Iran as being non-compliant is U.S. difficult task

  •  Iraqi Kurdish referendum 2017-09-25 10:53

    By staff and agencies

    Storm clouds gather over Iraqi Kurdish referendum as tension rise

    There are conflicting reports as to whether a referendum on possible secession of the Iraqi Kurdistan on Monday will go ahead as planned after several regional officials warned the vote could have serious consequences. 

  • Trump 2017-09-25 02:56

    US vs. North Korea: World must take Trump and Kim at their word

    Now all we hear is this: North Korean and American leaders spar, concerns increase, and calls for peaceful negotiations grow louder.

  • Seyed Hossein Mousavian 2017-09-23 20:51

    Another extremely dangerous crisis will emerge if Trump kills nuclear deal: Princeton researcher

    Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a research scholar at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School and a former spokesman for Iran’s nuclear negotiators, has said “another very extremely dangerous crisis would grow up again in the Middle East” if the Donald Trump administration violates the nuclear deal by punishing countries doing business with Iran.

  • Iraq 2017-09-23 03:59

    by Dilshad Hama Khidhir

    Refugees’ fate in limbo as Iraqi Kurdistan referendum nears

    With the referendum on independence in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq scheduled for Sept. 25, the fate of the large number of displaced Iraqis and Syrian refugees in the region is unknown.

  • Saudi Arabia 2017-09-23 02:41

    The ‘new’ Saudi Arabia is still a dungeon

    Once again, news from Saudi Arabia points toward the old thinking and not the modern society promised by the new crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman.

  • Trump 2017-09-23 01:31

    Is Trump about to repeat George W Bush's worst mistake?

    In 2003, the United States initiated perhaps the greatest strategic disaster in U.S. history by diverting attention from a necessary war in Afghanistan to an unnecessary war in Iraq.

  • Filip Kovacevic 2017-09-22 12:00

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S. defines Iran as key geopolitical enemy: Filip Kovacevic

    TEHRAN – Referring recent Trump administration's hostile acts toward Iran and the JCPOA, professor of geopolitics, Filip Kovacevic says all these means that Iran is defined as the key geopolitical enemy by the Trump administration.

  • By Carl Bildt 2017-09-22 03:57

    By Carl Bildt

    Redefining Europe, and Europeans

    For Europe to find its place in a rapidly changing world, its citizens will have to look beyond the nation-state as their sole source of personal identity. There are few “first nations” left in the world today – and that is a welcome development.

  • trump 2017-09-21 22:57

    Trump at the UN: Bluster and belligerence

    The U.S. president is wrong to think that nations acting in their own self-interest would on their own create a more stable world. Countries need to work together under rules to which they agree to adhere.

  • Saudin Arabia 2017-09-20 02:37

    The seventh son rises

    The ascension in June of Muhammed bin Salman as crown prince of Saudi Arabia was an instant Rorschach test for observers of the desert kingdom.

  • Peace festival 2017-09-19 19:37

    By Hamid Gholamzadeh

    World peace festival kicked off in Republic of Korea

    A Culture of Peace was envisioned at a Peace Festival at the 3rd Annual Commemoration of the WARP Summit.

  • Kurdistan 2017-09-19 03:57

    By Barin Kayaoglu

    Ankara hardens opposition to KRG referendum

    Since the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) announced in June that it will hold a referendum on declaring independence from Iraq, the Turkish government has maintained a coolheaded approach — until now. As the Sept. 25 referendum approaches, Ankara seems to be toughening its stance against Iraqi Kurdistan independence.

  • Trump 2017-09-17 03:39

    By Hassan Nafea

    Has Trump become a leader of Arab nationalism?

    The developments of the crisis with Qatar have revealed the depth of the abyss the entire Arab world is descending into.

  • London attack 2017-09-17 02:39

    By Shashank Joshi

    Britain's terror challenge will last a generation

    Friday's attempted bombing in London marks a year of rising terrorism in Britain after a long period of relative calm.