• Boroujerdi 2018-02-04 09:35

    U.S. accusations just a ‘ridiculous show’: MP

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian lawmaker says accusations by the U.S. that Iran provides Yemen’s Houthi fighters with ballistic missiles are just a “political and ridiculous show”.

  • U.S. to lose international trust if it exits nuclear deal: former ambassador 2018-02-03 20:00

    U.S. to lose international trust if it exits nuclear deal: former ambassador

    TEHRAN – Former U.S. Ambassador to Yemen Gerald M. Feierstein says a U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal would lead to a loss of international confidence in Washington, ISNA reported on Saturday.

  • Iran will keep boosting defense capabilities: military chief 2018-02-03 08:16

    Iran will keep boosting defense capabilities: military chief

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Iranian Armed Forces Mohammad Hossein Baqeri on Thursday condemned any foreign interference in the country’s missile program, stressing the military will keep boosting deterrence power.

  • Try fabricating ‘evidence’ again, Zarif tells U.S. 2018-01-30 12:33

    Try fabricating ‘evidence’ again, Zarif tells U.S.

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has ridiculed the recent moves by U.S. officials claiming that Iran is supplying missiles to Yemen, stressing that the Trump administration is again fabricating “evidence” to create an Iranphobic narrative at the UN.

  • Iran warns against U.S. move to revive ISIL in Afghanistan 2018-01-28 21:09

    Iran warns against U.S. move to revive ISIL in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN – A senior foreign policy advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker on Sunday warned of the dangers of Washington’s move to transfer Daesh (ISIL) militants to northern Afghanistan to revive the terrorist group in the future.

  • U.S. fortifying Kurdish forces against Turkey: Rezaee 2018-01-28 10:02

    U.S. fortifying Kurdish forces against Turkey: Rezaee

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, said on Saturday that the United States is seeking to prop up Kurdish forces against Turkey, adding that Ankara in return is trying to disrupt U.S. plans.

  • Commander: Iran riots stirred by U.S., Saudis, MKO 2018-01-28 07:48

    Commander: Iran riots stirred by U.S., Saudis, MKO

    TEHRAN – Rasoul Sanaee Raad, the IRGC deputy chief for political affairs, says the U.S., Saudi Arabia and Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) were responsible for the recent riots in a number of Iranian cities.

  • U.S. plans to split Syria: Iran’s Velayati 2018-01-27 20:45

    U.S. plans to split Syria: Iran’s Velayati

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy advisor to the Leader, said on Saturday that the U.S. military deployment in Syria is aimed at disintegrating the war-torn country.

  •  Michael Walzer 2018-01-27 11:01

    By Javad Heirannia

    No-one condemns Turkish aggression in Afrin: Michael Walzer

    TEHRAN - Michael Walzer is a well-known American political theorist and author who has written 27 books and published over 300 articles on topics such as unjust wars, economic justice and Zionism. Additionally, this prominent American intellectual has been professor emeritus at the Institute for Advances Studies in the U.S. and is the co-editor of the magazine Dissent.

  • David L. Phillips 2018-01-27 10:38

    By Javad Heirannia

    Turkey is no longer an ally of U.S.: David Phillips

    TEHRAN - David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights, believes that “Turkey is a member of NATO in name only.”

  • U.S. moving ISIS militants to Afghanistan: Iranian general 2018-01-27 09:47

    U.S. moving ISIS militants to Afghanistan: Iranian general

    TEHRAN – Ahmad Vahidi, president of the Supreme National Defense University of Iran, said on Friday that the United States intends to move Daesh (ISIS) militants to other regions, including Afghanistan.

  • Eshagh Al Habib 2018-01-26 20:38

    U.S., Israel whipping up hysteria over Iran: diplomat 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian deputy ambassador to the UN, Es’haq Al-e-Habib, on Thursday told the UN Security Council that the “U.S. and the Israeli regime prefer to resort, promote and spread Iran-phobia and this has become a kind of ongoing obsession and hysteria for them.”

  •  David Rolfe Graeber 2018-01-26 12:13

    By Javad Heirannia

    Actions of Turkey and U.S. in Syria are pure imperialism: LSE professor

    TEHRAN - David Rolfe Graeber, professor of anthropology at the London School of Economics, says Turkey’s action in Afrin is “a violation of the most basic principles of civilized behaviour, and all those who claim to be the voices of moral conscience of the world are looking the other way.”

  • Bennett Johnston 2018-01-26 11:46

    By Javad Heirannia

    Nixing JCPOA against U.S., Iran interests: former senator

    TEHRAN – Bennett Johnston, an American politician in the Democratic Party and lobbyist who represented Louisiana in the United States Senate is the current chairman of the American-Iranian Council.  Mr. Johnston is of the opinion that under the present circumstances, neither the EU nor Iran would accept Trump’s new conditions that undermine the Iran nuclear contract.

  • reserves of foreign exchange and gold 2018-01-24 20:17

    Iran outstrips U.S. in gold, forex reserves: CIA

    TEHRAN- A document released on the website of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) shows that Iran outstrips the United States in terms of reserves of foreign exchange and gold.

  • Rex Tillerson and  Jean-Yves Le Drian 2018-01-24 12:36

    France to U.S: ‘Signatories must stand by their word’ on nuclear deal

    PARIS — The Trump administration on Tuesday pressed ahead with efforts to convince European allies to add tough new requirements to the Iran nuclear deal, a move met with deep skepticism in France where the foreign minister insisted “signatories must stand by their word.”

  • Jamshid Momtaz chosen as Iran’s judge in complaint against U.S. 2018-01-24 11:20

    Jamshid Momtaz chosen as Iran’s judge in complaint against U.S.

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Republic has chosen Jamshid Momtaz, an Iranian jurist and academic, to pursue the Central Bank of Iran’s complaint against the United States.

  • فرهنگ جهانپور 2018-01-24 10:37

    By Javad Heirannia

    Everybody knows JCPOA was not bilateral agreement between Iran and U.S.: Professor

    TEHRAN - Professor Farhang Jahanpour, part-time tutor on the Middle East in the Department of Continuing Education at the University of Oxford, tells the Tehran Times that “President Trump’s recent speech on Iran was the most belligerent speech by any U.S. president about Iran since the Iranian revolution.”

  • cyber security 2018-01-24 10:21

    By Sajad Abedi

    Information dominance

    TEHRAN - During a multi-screen inquiry in 1998, Joseph S. Nye pointed out that obtaining data and information is likely the new axis of U.S. international intelligence, replacing its military capabilities. objectives.

  • Osman Faruk Logoglu 2018-01-24 10:09

    By Payman Yazdani

    Involving Syrian Kurds in settelment to limit U.S. influence: Logoglu

    TEHRAN - Criticizing the U.S. policy in Syria to bring Turks and Kurds into a full scale war, Turkish veteran politician says involving syrian Kurds in the county’s settelment process will limit the U.S. influence in Syria.

  •  Gautam Adhikari 2018-01-24 09:58

    By Javad Heirannia

    India's military operations with U.S. in Afghanistan unlikely: expert

    TEHRAN - Gautam Adhikari, a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress (CAP), says it is “India has been long involved in Afghanistan's reconstruction and attempted recovery.”

  • Bora Bayraktar 2018-01-23 11:20

    By Payman Yazdani

    Americans are not trustworthy partners for Kurds: Turkish expert

    TEHRAN - Bora Bayraktar,Assistant Professor of Istanbul Kultur University believe the U.S. is after its own geopolitical goals in the region and is not a trustworthy ally for Kurds. 

  • Chuck Schumer 2018-01-22 09:47

    By Saeed Sobhani

    Trump against Schumer 

     TEHRAN - Democrat and Republican rivalry in the Senate of America has intensified. Republicans accused Democrat senators of closing the Trump government. This is while the majority of the U.S. Senate is in the hands of the Republicans. Therefore, some Republicans have been involved with the Democrats in this regard.

  • Trump 2018/01/21

    By Robert Fisk

    Trump is helping to make the region a crueler place

    There really is no point any more in talking about Donald Trump or U.S. foreign policy. They do not exist.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2018-01-21 08:35

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Why Is Paris insisting on imposing Missile Limits on Iran?

    TEHRAN - In last September and during the United Nations General Assembly in New York, extensive talks were held between U.S., British and French officials over the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • U.S. and Middle East 2018-01-20 11:16

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S. invests in creating unrests in Iran to its geopolitical interests: Geopolitical expert

    TEHRAN - Commenting on recent turbulences in Iran Anthony Cartalucci says the U.S. still believes investing in the protests can create some sort of positive geopolitical return for their policy of undermining and coercing Iran domestically, regionally and internationally. 

  • حامد کرزای 2018-01-20 09:16

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    U.S. has “destroyed” Afghanistan, says former Afghan president

    NEW DELHI - Addressing the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi on Thursday, India’s flagship foreign policy conference held annually, the former Afghan President Hamid Karzai lashed out at the United States, claiming that it had “destroyed” Afghanistan. 

  •  Philip Murphy 2018-01-19 08:39

    By Roland Nelles

    'Trump has already done tremendous damage': Murphy

    Philip Murphy, the former U.S. Ambassador to Germany, will be sworn in as New Jersey governor on Tuesday. In an interview, he attacks Donald Trump and his political style. But he also strikes an optimistic note, saying: “We'll get through it.”

  • U.S. cannot set ultimatum for nuclear deal: Takht-Ravanchi 2018-01-18 17:55

    U.S. cannot set ultimatum for nuclear deal: Takht-Ravanchi

    TEHRAN – Majid Takht-Ravanchi, the deputy director of the presidential chief of staff for political affairs, says the U.S. “cannot impose conditions or set ultimatum” for the nuclear deal.

  • qassemi 2018-01-17 19:36

    Iran dismisses claims of negotiation on its missile program

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday dismissed claims that Tehran has agreed to hold talks on its missile program.