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  • U.S.-Europe 2018-06-19 11:39

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The Trade War Is Intensified between U.S. and Europe

    TEHRAN - Donald Trump, President of the United States, continues to pursue his protectionist policies in international trade. This has led to concern and frustration among the U.S. European partners.

  • کنگره آمریکا 2018-06-19 11:11

    Bipartisan amendment limits U.S. president over striking Iran

    TEHRAN - A bipartisan amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, May 24, stated Congress’s position that no law exists which gives the U.S. president the power to launch a military strike against Iran.

  • Iraj Harirchi 2018-05-09 14:51

    ‘Pharmaceutical industry unfazed by U.S. withdrawal of nuclear deal’

    TEHRAN — Given Iran’s low volume of imports in pharmaceutical and medical equipment industry, the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear deal won’t affect the industry, the Ministry of Health spokesman said on Wednesday.

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2018-05-09 09:30

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Bin Salman is doomed to failure

    The long-term visit of Mohammad bin Salman to the United States, Britain and France, and its relationship with the invasion of US and its allies to Syria, was not much attended. This was while bin Salman's talks with Western officials were the main reason for US attack on Syria. On the other hand, this long-term visit has been linked to the political goals of the young Saudi prince, reflecting changes within Saudi Arabia.

  •  Bahman Vakhshur (L) and Sara Taqavi act in a scene from “Under Zero” at Tehran’s Divare Chaharom Theater on April 24, 2018. (Photo by Zohreh Azin) 2018-04-25 19:12

    Grotesque comedy “Under Zero” portrays ruin of identity

    TEHRAN – An Iranian troupe led by director/writer Alireza Seyyed premiered “Under Zero”, a grotesque comic play that portrays the ruin of thought and identity, at Tehran’s Divare Chaharom Theater on Tuesday.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2018-04-15 08:53

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Washington’s biggest mistake in Syria

    TEHRAN - United States, UK and French air strikes in Syria has attracted the attention of many media outlets and analysts. The U.S., despite Trump’s claims, has carried out a limited attack on the Middle Eastern country, but its consequences will certainly affect Trump and his allies in the near future. The issue can be analyzed from various angles.

  • U.S.-China 2018-04-09 10:58

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    A contemplation on the U.S.-China Trade War

    TEHRAN - The trade war raised between the United States and China has entered a new phase. In 2017, there existed a verbal conflict between Washington and Beijing, but now we are witnessing a perfect pragmatic dispute between the two countries.

  • A poster Iranian cineastes’ educational programs in Dallas and Los Angeles 2018-03-17 18:38

    Iranian cineastes hold educational programs in U.S. 

    TEHRAN – Three renowned Iranian cineastes are in the United States to hold several master classes and workshops in the cities of Dallas and Los Angeles.

  • U.S. will regret if it exits nuclear deal, Jack Straw says 2018-03-17 10:03

    U.S. will regret if it exits nuclear deal, Jack Straw says

    TEHRAN – The United States will regret it if it exits the Iran nuclear agreement, former British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw has said, highlighting the importance of the deal in reducing Western countries’ concerns over Iran’s nuclear program.

  • Ghaderi 2018-03-04 10:25

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62

    Destroy your missiles then talk about ours!

    TEHRAN - These days, in an unprecedented way, the United States is rolling down the hill faster than ever towards some sort of societal collapse and the waning of its international hegemony. In reality, the White House “tenants”, relying too much on behind the scene think tanks, has wrongly sought the solution in finding allies in the international arena, and not by confronting the actual problems.

  • trump 2018-02-20 15:05

    By Ali Alemi 

    The conflict continues in the United States

    TEHRAN - Russia's interference in the U.S. presidential election (2016) is still open. This is while Russian officials have said they have not intervened in the presidential election. A review of the Reuters news agency in this regard suggests that in the near future, we will witness intense conflicts between the American security authorities and the White House officials.

  • مصطفی حسین خانی - کشتی آزاد 2018-02-14 18:06

    Iran know rivals at Freestyle World Cup

    Iran freestyle team discovered their opponents at the upcoming Men’s Freestyle World Cup in the United States in Iowa City, Iowa.

  • مک کین 2018-01-16 11:25

    By Mohammad Salehi

    Another defeat for McCain

    TEHRAN - John McCain's name is familiar especially to those who have been watching the political developments of the United States since 2008.This Arizona's Extremist Senator is a Republican.

  • Iran 2018-01-16 04:45

    By Abu Yahya Al Hassani

    What happening in Persia

    The latest unrest in Iran was not by no means worse than what happened to the country during the Shah time and later during Saddam Hussein’s ruling in Iraq.

  • A scene from “Lunch Time” by Alireza Qasemi 2018-01-15 19:02

    Trenton festival to screen movies from Iran 

    TEHRAN – The Trenton Film Festival that is scheduled to be organized in the United States from March 22 to 25 will screen seven films by Iranian directors.

  • Book review  2017-12-24 10:05

    Book review  

    “American Exceptionalism, Eurocentrism and Otherisation of Muslim”

    Professor Saied Reza Ameli’s scholarly book on “American Exceptionalism, Eurocentrism and Otherisation of Muslim” is an important examination of contemporary debates related to questions of Western oppression and liberation movements. It dishes up nicely an understanding of the rise of global Islamophobia and the difficulties Muslims and others face today. His analysis gets at the roots of this and related contemporary problems, challenges and issues.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2017-12-04 10:01

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Common Concern of the White House and Riyadh

    TEHRAN _ In recent days, American and Saudi authorities have common security concerns. The defeat of notorious terrorists of ISIS has hit Washington and Riyadh hard. However, the issue is not limited to the military and regional dimension. Part of the issue is the Takfiri thinking with the support of the United States and the Saudi family behind it.

  • Zarrab pleads guilty to role in bypassing Iran sanctions 2017-11-30 14:17

    Zarrab pleads guilty to role in bypassing Iran sanctions

    TEHRAN – A Turkish-Iranian gold trader pleaded guilty on Oct. 26 to all seven counts against him, including move to violate the United States sanctions against Iran, newly unsealed court records show.

  • شیرین هانتر 2017-11-22 10:08

    By Javad Heirannia

    Saudis are treating Hariri with scorn and like a lackey: Shireen Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells the Tehran Times that that “It is quite obvious that Hariri has resigned because of Saudi Pressure. Hariri, like his father Rafiq, is close to Saudi Arabia, and the family made their fortune there.”

  • Nasser Abu Sharif 2017-11-19 12:06

    By Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Israel is unbridled regime: Islamic Jihad rep.

    TEHRAN - Representative of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Tehran says “the Zionist regime is formed on the basis of a violation of human rights backed by the world's greatest powers.”

  • Salah Fahs 2017-11-07 09:15

    By Zahra Khezri

    Iran self-sufficiency rooted in sanctions: Amal Movement rep.

    Salah Fahs, the representative of the Lebanese Amal Movement in Tehran, believes that Saddam Hussein’s war against Iran in the 1980s - known as the imposed war - and the United States’ sanctions against Iran are the sources of Iran’s strength today in the region.

  • Peter Woodard Galbraith 2017-11-05 20:00

    By Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Trump confused about geography and national security strategy: ex-senator

    Peter Woodard Galbraith, a former Democratic senator from Windham County, says Donald Trump is confused about geography as he is about security strategy. In declaring in his new Iran strategy on October 13, Trump used the phrase “Arabian Gulf” rather than “Persian Gulf”.