• Robert Y. Shapiro 2022-01-24 20:01

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    NATO has long made Russia uneasy, Columbia University professor says

    “The Europeans will follow Washington’s lead in dealing with Russia”

    TEHRAN - Robert Y. Shapiro, the former chair of the Department of Political Science at Columbia University, says that NATO has long made Russia uneasy by expanding its presence in Russia’s sphere of influence that has caused tensions.

  • Raisi-Duma 2022-01-21 21:09

    Raisi address Russian Duma, says Iran seeks ‘maximum interaction’ with the world

    TEHRAN — During his visit to Moscow, Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi on Thursday gave a speech at the Russian State Duma, saying the Islamic Republic seeks “maximum interaction” with the world.

  • Putin on NATO and how top ally China will overtake U.S.  2021-12-24 17:57

    Putin on NATO and how top ally China will overtake U.S. 

    TEHRAN - Speaking to journalists at his annual end-of-year press conference, the Russian President has addressed questions on a wide range of domestic and foreign policy issues that have dominated Russian headlines over the past 12 months. 

  • Russia calls on NATO to back off 2021-12-24 17:53

    Russia calls on NATO to back off

    TEHRAN - The Russian Embassy in Washington has denounced a statement by the U.S. State Department on the escalating military activities by NATO near Russia’s eastern borders, especially Ukraine. The statement has urged the U.S. not to shift the blame on Moscow and to avoid distorting the reality on the ground.

  • Russia urges talks to avoid military escalation 2021-12-15 11:08

    Russia urges talks to avoid military escalation

    TEHRAN - Russian President Vladimir Putin has told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson of an urgent need for talks to end NATO’s military eastward expansion.

  • Clare Daly 2021-10-25 15:18

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Zero chance for EU to make a break with NATO: EU MP

    TEHRAN - A member of the European Parliament says that the EU has no chance to be independent of NATO.

  • Emmanuel Macron 2021-10-02 20:42

    By Mohammad M. Farahani

    Stop being naive and assert independence from the U.S.: Macron

    TEHRAN - Amid escalating tensions between France and allies over the AUKUS pact, the French president has reiterated the need for asserting defense independence from the United States.

  • Andrew Korybko 2021-09-20 21:27

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Full membership in SCO will enhance Tehran’s soft security: analyst

    TEHRAN - A geopolitical analyst says that Iran’s full membership at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will improve the Islamic Republic’s soft security in the region.

  • Ross Baker 2021-07-31 17:08

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Trump won’t come back to office in 2024: professor

    A professor of political science at Rutgers University in New Jersey rules out that Donald Trump would come back in 2024 as more information is coming out about him. 

  • Tom Luongo 2021-07-05 16:36

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    NATO has no answer for Russia’s now deployed hypersonic missiles: analyst

    TEHRAN – A geopolitical analyst says that NATO has no answer for Russia’s hypersonic missiles which can nullify NATO air capability.

  • توافق ایران و چین 2021-04-04 10:07

    By Martin Love

    Huge whiffs of desperation in Washington now…

    How grand that China and Iran have finally formalized, after several years of waiting, a 25 year (and likely more) “strategic agreement” that’s going to encompass not just trade and economies, but also cultural, educational, medical and other spheres, too.

  • نظامیان آمریکایی در افغانستان 2021-01-31 21:59

    Foreign troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond May deadline 

    International troops plan to stay in Afghanistan beyond the May deadline envisaged by the insurgent Taliban’s deal with the United States, four senior NATO officials said, a move that could escalate tensions with the Taliban demanding full withdrawal.

  • abir bassam 2020/10/28

    By Abir Bassam

    Turkey accumulating differences with NATO

    Starting in March 2015, Russia decided to take military action against the war on Syria. Ironically, as Syria began retrieving its power over the occupied areas by ISIS and al-Nusra, the Turkish political situation was getting more and more complicated every day. 

  • NATO, U.S. planes trafficking Afghan narcotics, Iran says 2020-08-24 17:13

    NATO, U.S. planes trafficking Afghan narcotics, Iran says

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Eskandar Momeni, Secretary-General of the Islamic Republic of Iran Drug Control Headquarters, has said that according to credible information, NATO and U.S. aircraft are trafficking narcotics from Afghanistan.

  • stephen Lendman 2020-06-28 12:32

    By Stephen Lendman

    The United Nations: An imperial tool

    Headquartered in New York with offices in Geneva, Vienna, The Hague, and Nairobi, the UN is supposed to be an intergovernmental organization that champions peace, opposes war, and represents the rights, interests, and welfare of all nations and people everywhere equitably.

  • Lybia 2020-05-18 17:48

    By Salman Parviz

    Prospects of normalization grim in Libya

    Common understanding among foreign actors needed

    TEHRAN_ Analysts say that Libya is one of the most important crisis to watch for in 2020 because of the involvement of Russia and Turkey. More importantly, the plight of the Libyans after almost 10 years of civil war cannot be ignored.

  • Recep Tayyip Erdogan 2020-03-01 10:22

    By fatemeh Salehi

    The Idlib battle shows Turkey’s real face

    Current developments in Idlib province in northwestern Syria are obviously a series of violations of international law and the United Nations Security Council resolutions by the Turkish troops and officials as the world is witnessing a double-standard policy by Ankara toward the crisis in that part of the war-hit Syria.

  • U.S.-NATO 2020-02-22 10:09

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Continuous presence under the banner of NATO: A new American trick for survival

    TEHRAN - Since the passage of the resolution on the expulsion of foreign troops by the Iraqi parliament, the U.S. has strongly reacted in political, social and security aspects and is trying to avoid any form of enforcement.

  • NATO 2020-02-19 13:45

    By Ramin Hosseinabadian

    Does NATO respond positively to the Turkish supererogation?

    Turkey is once again turning to the West, while over the past two years, it had been distancing from the West and trying to collaborate with Russia due the success of the Astana peace process on the Syrian conflict.

  • Donald Trump 2020-01-08 22:04

    Trump backs away from further military conflict with Iran

    President Trump backed away from further military confrontation with Iran on Wednesday after a barrage of missiles fired at American troops in Iraq, the New York Times reported.

  • Syria 2019-12-20 15:18

    By Damir Nazarov

    Syrians will resist.

    WEST SIBERIA/ TYUMEN - The American occupation in Syria raises the question: What do the Yankees expect from Syria? In the words of local imperialist puppets represented by the Military council Deir Zor and part-time field commanders of the SDF: "Americans are called upon to provide assistance to the Kurdish insurgents in the fight against Assad and the Iranians". In fact, on the one hand - the American occupiers are a symbol of cooperation between Zionism and the Saudis, and on the other hand-with the Pro-American Kurds. This tandem is used by the SDF for anti-Iranian policy.

  • NATO 2019-12-17 13:58

    Armed democracy: NATO greatest achievement for Europe

    At the 30th NATO summit, following the U.S. and Russia’s withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, NATO leaders, reiterating future threats, divided the world into East and West military poles.

  • Paul Richter and Karen Tumulty 2019-12-10 15:25

    ‘Trump turned into laughing stock of the world’

    Americans are saying that Donald Trump has turned into the laughing stock in the world. Paul Richter, author of the book “Ambassadors: America’s Diplomats on the Front Lines”, says Trump in his presidential campaigns claimed that “foreigners are laughing at us”. However, he says, a video shows that NATO leaders in their summit in Britain are “making fun of Trump”. A citizen from New Hampshire also seriously disputes Trump’s foreign policy achievements, saying, “We need to be fair about Trump’s foreign policy achievements”. He says the U.S. is being “isolated among its allies because of violating international agreements.” The citizen also says the U.S. is empowering certain Arab countries, mainly Saudi Arabia, which is used to kill innocent children and women.

  • Strait of Hormuz 2019-12-04 11:08

    By Maryam Khormaei

    Why Germany turned its back on parallel coalitions in Strait of Hormuz

    Germany recently announced it will not join the French-led mission in the Strait of Hormuz. This is while, not long ago, Berlin’s lack of support for Paris’s position on “the brain death of NATO” became a hot issue.

  • NATO 2019-12-03 10:29

    By Hanif Ghafari

    NATO at zero point!

    The NATO summit in London shows clearly that the North Atlantic Treaty is in a serious crisis for its survival. In recent days, Western analysts have analyzed and evaluated various aspects of the tensions and challenges among NATO members. The majority of NATO members are European countries.

  • instex 2019-12-01 18:37

    U.S. unleashes rage as new NATO members join INSTEX

    TEHRAN – Washington feels angry as some new European nations member to NATO have decided to trade with Iran via the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX).

  • NATO 2019-11-25 14:28

    By Hamid Bayati

    Will NATO follow the same way as the Warsaw Pact?

    French President Emmanuel Macron criticized NATO on November 7, calling the current situation of the organization a “brain death”. Macron’s remarks once again led to heated debates regarding a possible collapse of NATO.

  • NATO 2019-11-16 11:16

    By Saeed Sobhani

    Endless crises in NATO

    TEHRAN-NATO is spending turbulent days. The positions of the French President, the American President and the German Chancellor on how to deal with the crises in NATO are inconsistent. NATO, on the other hand, is facing difficult crises that cannot be overcome.

  • Abbas Mousavi 2019-10-02 16:57

    Interference is reason behind regional insecurity, Iran tells NATO chief

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Wednesday that foreign interference is reason behind insecurity and tension in the region.

  • Donald Trump 2019-07-13 09:56

    By Morteza Khansari

    Has Trump fulfilled his campaign promises?

    TEHRAN - Donald Trump’s foreign policies and security strategies have been recently called into question, even by the White House staff and the Congress. Since Trump took the office, averagely, at least one person from the administrative office of the White House got fired every month, and some of them were even put on trial. The last person who got fired was Sarah Sanders, the former White House press secretary.