• North Korea 2017-08-09 19:31

    By Jennifer Lind

    Will Trump's hardball tactics work on China and North Korea?

    As North Korea develops an intercontinental nuclear capability, President Donald Trump has veered from forbearance to frustration regarding China's role.

  • Fareed Zakaria 2017-08-02 11:08

    Why Trump won

    The real question of the 2016 presidential election isn't so much why did Donald Trump win, as why did he even get close?

  • Mccain 2017-07-23 09:41

    by Edward Luce

    McCain is one of the few who can stand up to Trump

    Just after Donald Trump announced this week that he was pulling the plug on U.S.-trained Syrian moderates, America’s best-known hawk accused him of “playing right into the hands of Russia”.

  • Merkel 2017-07-14 04:00

    By Johanna Schuster-Craig

    Is the stage set for a strong German leader to eclipse America?

    What does it take to be elected chancellor of the most populous country in Europe four times in a row?

  • North Korea 2017-07-07 02:00

    By Adam Cathcart

    China won't bail out Trump on North Korea

    When it comes to geopolitical theater, no one can accuse the North Korean leadership of lacking a certain sense of timing.

  • جشنواره حقوق بشر آمریکایی 2017-06-14 11:05

    American Human Rights Festival brings participants from 20 countries

    TEHRAN – The Tehran-based American Human Rights Festival this year brought participants from 20 countries, the Mehr news agency said on Tuesday.

  • Trump 2017-05-29 04:47

    By Bernard-Henri Lévy

    Awakening from the Trump nightmare

    The American people can escape from the ordeal of Donald Trump’s presidency in one of three ways. But if and when they do is an irreducibly political question, not one that hinges on legal possibilities.

  • refugees 2017-05-10 03:03

    How the Trump administration has quietly stalled refugee resettlements

    In the first few days of the Trump administration, the Department of Homeland Security stopped sending investigators overseas to interview refugees seeking asylum in the United States.

  • Riyadh 2017-05-09 03:56

    By Bruce Riedel

    Trump goes to Riyadh

    U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to make Saudi Arabia his first foreign stop on his first trip abroad reflects the importance his administration has given to courting the Saudis.

  • North Korea 2017-05-08 09:33

    By Kyle Mizokami

    Millions could die if America and North Korea go to war

    North Korea, though a relatively poor, impoverished state, has amassed an impressive arsenal of weapons of mass destruction (WMD).

  • obama 2017-05-03 17:44

    By Jill Abramson

    Obama has a powerful voice. He shouldn't use it for paid speeches

    ’s still early, but so far Barack Obama’s post-presidency has been a disappointment.

  • Trump 2017-04-19 09:56

    He’s growing in office, but he must be wary of outgrowing what got him here

    The war for Trump’s ear

    There’s an ominous rumble of war in Korea, there’s always an ominous rumble of war in the Middle East, but in Washington we’ve already got the real thing. The combatants are taking no prisoners and the rules of the Geneva Convention do not apply.

  • Trump 2017-04-18 04:44

    Trump’s loose talk on North Korea

    As a candidate, Donald Trump seemed to pay no more attention to North Korea’s accelerating nuclear weapons program, which his predecessor has warned is America’s most urgent threat, than he did to other complex foreign policy issues.

  • Stockholm attack 2017-04-09 02:27

    By Adam Taylor 

    It’s nearly impossible to stop terrorists from using trucks as weapons

    Nice, Berlin, London and now Stockholm. Over the past year, terrorist attacks using vehicles have become a sad fact of life in Europe.

  • Martin Luther King 2017-04-05 04:14

    By Rev. William J. Barber II

    Why we march 49 Years after Dr. King was assassinated

    Fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King called for a “revolution of values” in America, inviting people who had been divided to stand together against the “triplets of evil”  —  militarism, racism and economic injustice.

  • Assange 2017-03-09 05:24

    WikiLeaks at it again — this time, the CIA

    WikiLeaks, in a stunning move, released what it called “the largest ever publication of confidential documents” on America’s premier intelligence agency, the CIA. There are two takeaways.

  • Trump's inaugration 2017-01-22 14:01

    Donald Trump’s inauguration: A declaration of political war

    The presidential handover observed all the usual civilities, but the tone of Trump’s speech marked a frightening change in America.

  • سردار سلامی 2016-12-25 20:10

    ‘U.S. and terrorists understand language of power only’

    Top IRGC commander says military precedes politics 

    TEHRAN – The deputy commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps has said politics and diplomacy come next to military power, warning that officials should not trust Washington. 

  • 02-br1 mizan movahedi90.jpg 2016-12-03 08:51

    Cleric: Iran should retaliate U.S. violation of nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s interim Friday prayers leader has blasted the U.S. Senate for extending sanctions against Iran for another 10 years, saying now it is Tehran’s turn to reciprocate, Fars reported.

  • 02br2 seddiqi.jpg 2016-11-25 20:46

    U.S. bones are breaking: cleric  

    TEHRAN – The Friday prayer leader of Tehran has said the renewal of the Iran Sanctions Act is a violation of the nuclear deal, officially called the JCPOA.

  • علی لاریجانی 2016-11-22 21:14

    Iran says not passive if JCPOA fails

    TEHRAN – Iran said on Tuesday it will not sit passively if Washington fails to honor the nuclear deal, threatening to retaliate for any hostile move.

  • 02br3 yjc jcpoa130.jpg 2016-11-21 09:38

    JCPOA foe Schumer not ready to scrap it

    TEHRAN – Chuck Schumer, the Senate Democratic leader and JCPOA-critic, says he is not ready for scrapping the Iran nuclear deal.

  • safavi 2016-11-14 21:18

    Iran’s Safavi hopes for ‘noticeable shift’ in U.S. policy under Trump

    TEHRAN – The U.S. would better think of a palpable turnabout in its attitude toward Iran and the larger Middle East during Donald Trump’s presidency, the Supreme Leader’s top military advisor has said.

  • abdollahian 2016-11-09 21:21

    Advisor blasts U.S. for backing terrorists in Syria

    TEHRAN – A senior advisor to the Majlis speaker has censured the U.S. government for supporting terrorist groups and destabilizing the peace talks in Syria.

  • 02br2 seddiqi.jpg 2016-10-22 09:00

    One can do without America: cleric

    TEHRAN – An interim Tehran Friday preacher has said life without the U.S. is possible, stating, “Those who think one cannot live without America lack revolutionary life.”

  • موسویان 3 2016-10-15 09:48

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    America’s attitude toward Iran risks shifting Tehran’s East-West balance toward Russia

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry announced this week that diplomats from Russia, the U.S. and regional powers in the Middle East would meet in Switzerland this weekend to discuss the crisis in Syria. The U.S. State Department has said the talks are aimed at finding, “a multilateral approach to resolving the conflict in Syria, including a sustained cessation of violence and the resumption of humanitarian aid deliveries.” While diplomats from regional powers Saudi Arabia and Turkey are expected to attend, it is not yet clear whether Iranian representatives will be present. The key to Iranian cooperation with world powers on such a regional issue, however, remains the proper implementation of the nuclear deal.

  • کراپ‌شده - سردار وحیدی 2016-05-17 10:14

    U.S. conceded defeat by firing Navy officer, Iranian general says

    TEHRAN – The U.S. Navy’s decision to strip the commander of a squadron whose sailors were captured by the IRGC after straying into the Iranian territorial waters in January signifies that Washington has conceded defeat, a top Iranian general believes.