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  • Munich Security Conference Yesterday 12:10

    By Maryam Khormaei

    A look at the slogan of the 2020 Munich Security Conference

    “Westlessness” so short, so simple

    The Munich Security Conference began on Friday with the opening speech by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and continued till Sunday.

  • Sudanese General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, the head of the country’s Sovereign Council, reportedly met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Uganda on 3 February 2020. (Photo: AFP) 2020-02-16 17:24

    By Salman Parviz

    “Deal of the Century” and Sudan-Israel normalization

    Objective: Formation of anti-Iran Arab coalition

    The so-called “Deal of the Century” was announced on January 29. It was rejected by most of the Muslim world. Just a few days after the Arab League’s rejection of the initiative, Lt. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, Chairman of Sudan’s ruling Sovereign Council met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Entebbe, Uganda, to begin talks for normalization of bilateral ties.

  • Omar al-Bashir in a courtroom in Khartoum, Sudan. (Photo: Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters) 2020-02-16 17:20

    Chronology of Sudan coup

    Here is the time line and some key events that led to the fall of al-Bashir.

  • Cartoon by Omar Defalla for Radio Dabanga 2020-02-16 17:10

    Burhan-Netanyahu meeting stokes tensions in fragile Sudan coalition government

    The news of the February 3 meeting between Lt. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Burhan and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Entebbe, Uganda caused a stir, especially since it took place just a few days after U.S. President Donald Trump presented the pro-Israel ‘Deal of the Century”.

  • Iran marks 41st anniversary of Islamic Revolution 2020-02-14 14:55

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Islamic revolution and legacy of martyrs

    TEHRAN - The night was heavily overcast with snow and cold, but the day started with gentle breeze and bright sunshine. The mood on the streets was cheerful as the occasion was historic and momentous.

  • Richard Nephew 2020-02-14 14:14

    By Javad Heirannia

    Swiss channel appears to be more of a publicity matter than a substantive matter: Nephew

    TEHRAN –Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the US team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that “the Swiss channel appears, at this point, to be more of a publicity matter than a substantive matter.”

  • Wuhan Virus 2020-02-12 22:15

    Interview: A Counterintelligence Perspective on the Wuhan Virus – A Zionist Bio-War False Flag Attack?

    TEHRAN - Robert David Steele, a former Marine Corps infantry officer and CIA spy as well as an activist for Open Source Everything Engineering (OSEE), contributes regularly to Tehran Times.

  • Iraq War 2020-02-12 11:34

    By Reza Amooei

    How much has the 16-year Iraq War cost the U.S.?

    The U.S. has spent about $120 billion a year on the Iraq War, a sum which is only $55 billion less than the EU annual budget.

  • Foad Izadi 2020-02-09 13:24

    By Salman Parviz

    Prof: Iran does not consider Saudi Arabia as enemy

    Dr. Foad Izadi is an associate professor of American Studies for a doctorate program at the University of Tehran, Faculty of World Studies. Having studied in the U.S., he has a PhD in Mass Communication from Louisiana State University. After his studies in U.S. he returned to Iran in 2009 and started a teaching profession. During an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times in Qom he talked about regional geopolitical situation and Iran’s ties with neighboring countries. 

  • Najaf bloody riot 2020-02-09 12:32

    By Ramin Hosseinabadian

    Najaf bloody riot instigated by infiltrators

    Late last week, the city of Najaf witnessed the emergence of a bloody riot. The Americans used their utmost efforts to exploit the incident to undermine the Iraqi government and nation.

  • 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit in Biarritz last August. 2020-02-07 14:22

    By Salman Parviz

    As a new era unveils, who is in charge?

    Political wrangling as we enter uncharted territory

    As the era of American hegemony ends pundits ask what will take its place. From crackdowns in Hong Kong, to start of another era of protests in Lebanon and Iraq, to tensions in Syria and Yemen, to Iran-U.S. standoff, to brutal police crackdowns on Yellow Vest protesters in Paris, to the unpredictability of the scene in South America, including looming crisis in Chile and Venezuela’s scramble for power, flurry of missiles launched by North Korea, Japan, and South Korea’s intelligence-sharing dispute, to 1.9 million stateless in northeastern state of Assam, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to strip Indian-controlled part of Kashmir of its autonomy last August, declaring “A new era has begun.”

  • Zionist Terrorism 2020-02-05 14:21

    By Diego Vida

    The Zionist Terrorism play War Games

    ITALY - The mutual murder of the recent Ukrainian Airline 752 including the previously assassination of the LT General Qassem Soleimani from the evil Zionists stryking by remote missels likely stingers - drones, it was a low level act of cowards, like cruel guys playing bad videogames from home just easily pushing a button to cancel a life from this world without respect the valor of the human being.

  • Iran 2020-02-05 14:00

    By Martin Love

    Iran, under extreme pressure? Superb responses so far

    NORTH CAROLINA - To be quite clear, the bizarre creature who came up with the Israel/Palestine “peace” deal (that has been rejected most everywhere) is not very bright, and he is so waxen-looking that he belongs frozen in eternal silence in London’s Madame Tussaud’s museum. Except that he would not be acceptable there, even as a wax effigy, because he has never been good for anything.

  • Ghaderi 2020-02-03 12:04

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Only as a record in history: Read with open eyes to know more!

    TEHRAN - Following unprecedented pressure against the Iranian nation in recent decades, the West is trying to illustrate Iran as a peace-threatening abnormal country and the U.S. as a pro-peace and security government to deceive the public opinion via their propagandistic media empire.

  • Palestine 2020-02-03 10:54

    By Javad Heirannia

    The examination of the map that Trump released for Palestine

    TEHRAN - A look at the map released by U.S. President Donald Trump reveals that the West Bank and the Gaza Strip are surrounded by the lands occupied by Israeli.

  • U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu 2020-02-01 14:16

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Analysis of the details of “the Deal of the Century”; Israel’s interests and disregarding Palestine’s rights

    TEHRAN - U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled the "Deal of the Century", which Trump believes is the best and most effective plan for establishing peace between Palestine and Israel, as all the previous plans were fictitious. He claimed that the scheme would simultaneously meet the interests of Israel and Palestine.

  • Flags of Iran and European Union. Photo Credit: Tasnim News Agency 2020-01-31 14:49

    By Javad Heirannia

    Europe’s Goals To Activate Snapback Mechanism: Buy Time Or Take Case To Security Council?

    Britain, Germany and France recently issued a statement in Brussels on trigger mechanism what is known as the “snap-back” mechanism.

  • The “new” Palestine Peace Plan 2020-01-31 14:01

    by Robert David Steele

    Trump Peace Plan – Sheer Genius – Israel Gone by 2022

    TEHRAN - Robert David Steele, a former Marine Corps infantry officer and CIA spy as well as an activist for Open Source Everything Engineering (OSEE), contributes regularly to Tehran Times.

  • Trump 2020-01-31 13:32

    U.S. House passes measures seeking to pull war powers back from Trump

    The U.S. House of Representatives has passed two pieces of legislation aiming to contain President Donald Trump’s war powers.

  • Palestine 2020-01-28 20:38

    Palestinian factions call for ‘day of rage’ protests

    TEHRAN– Palestinian factions have called on protesters to turn out for a “day of rage” on Tuesday and Wednesday, as US President Donald Trump gets ready to unveil his so-called ‘deal of the century for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

  • ICOM, ICOMOS dismiss Trump’s comments on targeting Iranian culture sites 2020-01-28 19:03

    Veterans demand Trump apology after he said traumatic brain injuries are not serious

    The Veterans of Foreign Wars is demanding that President Donald Trump apologize for downplaying traumatic brain injuries sustained by US service members in Iraq after Iranian missile strikes on American troops earlier this month.

  • Qassem Soleimani 2020-01-27 11:45

    By Tohid Raeisi

    When the judge and the accused have the same identity

    The year 2020 began with shocking news: Qassem Soleimani, a top Iranian military general, was assassinated by a direct order of the U.S. president. The news became the headline of the majority of news outlets in the shortest time. Consequently, the New Year has commenced with the highest level of tension between Iran and U.S. never seen since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

  • Trump 2020-01-27 11:23

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    The U.S. thirst for oil

    The Americans, including Trump, claim that they are standing next to the nations and defend human rights and the freedom of nations.

  • Trump 2020-01-26 11:13

    By Mohammadreza Farahzadi

    A president’s childish wishes and the lies that damage the American people’s psyche

    “No American or Iraqi lives were lost because of the precautions taken, the dispersal of forces and an early warning system that worked very well,” said Donald Trump in response to Iran’s strong slap by launching missile attack on Ain al-Assad airbase. Regarding the leaked statistics on the casualties of U.S. troops from various sources, Trump has made contradictory remarks.

  • “Joker” riots or “Jadriya” rage 2020-01-26 10:45

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    “Joker” riots or “Jadriya” rage: Which occupies the streets of the Middle East?  

    The millions-strong protest in Baghdad on Friday was a continuation of the “hard revenge” process over the assassination of senior commanders of the resistance movement.  

  • Fayez Mustafa al-Sarraj 2020-01-24 11:28

    By Salman Parviz

    Quest for peace in Libya

    Summits fail to bring the warring factions to a settlement

    The world witnessed the overthrow and killing of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, eight years after the colonel had eliminated his country’s weapons of mass destruction program, including a decades-old nuclear weapons program.

  • Ain al-Asad 2020-01-22 12:13

    President Trump made 16,241 false or misleading claims in his first three years

    Three years after taking the oath of office, President Trump has made more than 16,200 false or misleading claims — a milestone that would have been unthinkable when we first created the Fact Checker’s database that analyzes, categorizes and tracks every suspect statement he has uttered.

  • Berlin conference on Libya 2020-01-22 11:05

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    Berlin conference on Libya, a breakthrough or the rivals’ saber-rattling

    TEHRAN - The Berlin conference was held on Sunday to find a solution to put an end to the crisis in Libya. The meeting, which was attended by representatives of 12 countries, ended without achieving any practical breakthrough out of the crisis.

  • Zionist regime 2020-01-21 10:52

    By Ramin Hosseinabadian

    Israeli security officials affirm Tel Aviv’s vulnerability

    TEHRAN - The Zionist regime’s security officials have always affirmed the inefficiency of the Israeli army and the vulnerability of its domestic front against threats by the Palestinian and Lebanese resistance movements.

  • Boris Johnson 2020-01-21 10:31

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Why did Britain boycott Hezbollah?

    TEHRAN - The British Treasury, which had previously listed the military wing of Hezbollah as Terrorist, expanded the scope of its asset-freezing measures against the movement.