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  • Daisuke Hine 2020-04-27 15:38

    By Payman Yazdani & Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Oil U.S. tool to put pressure on China: energy expert

    TEHRAN – Monday, April 20 (2020), was a historic day for the oil market. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) closed below zero for the first time in the history of the oil market. President Trump's policies are considered as the main cause of the sharp prices fall and how he is using the factor to put pressure on its major rival, China, however, the fire will damage both producers and consumers in the long run.

  • IRGC 2020-04-26 17:46

    By Payman Yazdani

    Significance of IRGC comdr. remarks, review of Trump's bluffs and setbacks

    TEHRAN – Commander of Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami along with IRGC Navy Commander Admiral Alireza Tangsiri and a group of deputies from the IRGC headquarter visited Naze’at region as well as Abu Musa and the Greater and Lesser Tunbs on Thursday morning.

  • biden 2020-04-26 11:44

    A glance at disunity among democrats in the US

    Regardless of attempts by the Democratic Party' leaders to showcase a happy united family providing full supports for Joe Biden for the November 3rd presidential election, one can simply realize the widening gap among various layers of one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States.   

  • Satellite 2020-04-25 16:45

    Geopolitical expert:

    Launching “Noor-1” satellite to accelerate merging multi-polar world

    TEHRAN – Anthony Cartalucci says launching Noor-1 satellite is not only a warning to Iran's enemies but also adds a greater degree of balance to emerging of a multipolar world.

  • Heshmat Alavi 2020-04-25 12:24

    Trump retweets praise from fake anti-Iran account

    TEHRAN — U.S. President Donald Trump has shared an appreciative tweet for his anti-Iran policies by a fake account belonging to the terrorist group of Mojahedin-e-Khalq (MEK).

  • U.S. sanctions 2020-04-24 23:31

    By staff and agency

    Over 70 civil society groups urge Trump to end Iran sanctions

    Over 70 civil society groups representing more than 40 million people urged U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday to issue immediate sanctions relief for numerous countries, including Iran, Syria, Venezuela, Cuba, and North Korea, for at least the duration of the coronavirus crisis which threatens to kill thousands in the hard-hit countries.

  • Zarif 2020-04-24 18:12

    Zarif: U.S. forces have no business 7,000 miles away from home

    TEHRAN — Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says U.S. forces have no business in the Persian Gulf, which is 7,000 miles away from their homeland.

  • Alireza Miryousefi 2020-04-24 17:04

    By staff and agency

    Tehran has proven it will not succumb to threats: Iranian mission to UN

    Iranian mission to the United Nations spokesperson Alireza Miryousefi has said that Iran has proven that it will not succumb to intimidation and threats.

  • Persian Gulf 2020-04-24 17:03

    Iran summons Swiss envoy over Trump’s provocative statement

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday summoned the Swiss ambassador to protest President Donald Trump’s provocative statement and the U.S. Navy’s acts of harassment in the Persian Gulf.

  • Satellite 2020-04-23 17:04

    By Mehdi Azizi

    1st Iranian military satellite utter surprise for ignorant west, world

    TEHRAN – Iran could manage to launch its first military satellite, the Noor-1 Satellite, by the domestically-built launcher Qassed (messenger) on Wednesday morning to expand its international presence in the space industry.

  • Trump 2020-04-22 14:11

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Trump, coronavirus go hand in hand to make American crude valueless: energy expert

    TEHRAN – Monday, April 20, 2020, was a historic day for the oil market. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) closed below zero for the first time. Mehr news conducted an interview with the Iranian president of Vienna Energy Research Group, Fereydoun Barkeshli to know why US oil is worth less than nothing under President Trump and coronavirus pandemic.

  • Trump 2020-04-21 19:03

    Trump must do everything possible to avoid war with Iran: National Interest

    TEHRAN — In an article published on the National Interest, David Axe argued that U.S. President Donald Trump must do everything possible to avoid war with Iran.

  • Yuram Abdullah Weiler 2020-04-21 17:26

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Armed groups in U.S. protest coronavirus shutdown

    In the not-so-united United States, conservative-backed protests against state-ordered quarantines have erupted in a number of cities. Seeing an opportunity to push his open America agenda, U.S. president Donald Trump has encouraged the anti-shutdown demonstrations, which have included armed groups among the participants who are clamoring for an end to the stay-at-home orders.  Many state governors, however, insist that opening for business too soon and without adequate testing would lead to a sharp jump in coronavirus infections.

  • Trump supporters protest 2020-04-21 11:33

    By Hamid Bayati

    Departed States of America

    U.S. marks deadliest week as some States make secret deal with China

    The U.S. on Saturday closed its deadliest week so far in the spread of the coronavirus, recording 16,580 deaths since Sunday amid signs that the rise of the death toll was slowing and political tensions were heightening.

  • stephen Lendman 2020-04-21 11:03

    By Payman Yazdani

    End of federalism!?

    U.S. policies can’t stand the test of time forever

    TEHRAN – American columnist Stephen Lendman believes that the federal system in the U.S. is on the path to breakdown.

  • Coronacracy in America 2020-04-21 00:30

    By Eshrat Mardi

    Coronacracy in America

    TEHRAN- On the first day of the emergence of the novel coronavirus in the Chinese city of Wuhan, no one could have even imagined that the virus would hit the global economy, politics and social relations in the shortest time possible. Its repercussions have been so serious that the people around the globe have described the crisis as a milestone in human history.   

  • E Michael Jones 2020-04-20 11:26

    Trump has accelerated forces that will end American Empire: writer

    TEHRAN – An American writer believes that Trump’s measures are accelerating what will eventually put an end to the American Empire.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2020-04-19 18:55

    Zarif to Trump: Iran will be exporting ventilators ‘in a few months’

    TEHRAN – In a tweet on Sunday addressed to President Donald Trump whose administration has even refused to relax illegal sanctions against Iran amidst the coronavirus pandemic, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran will be exporting ventilators in a few months.

  • David Yagoubian 2020-04-19 10:11

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    WHO defunding 'not surprising' for those familiar with US’ unilateralism: expert

    TEHRAN- A US academic believes that Trump’s controversial decision to halt the World Health Organization funds is a continuation of the regime’s unilateralism in the international arena.

  • Martin Love 2020-04-18 09:08

    By M.A. Saki

    Trump ‘could not have been more wrong’ on coronavirus: analyst

    TEHRAN – American political analyst Martin Love believes that President Donald Trump has had a bad performance in handling the coronavirus crisis, saying, “He could not have been more wrong” on the pandemic.

  • Chris Murphy 2020-04-15 16:37

    Trump could be responsible for death of innocents in Iran: Senator Chris Murphy

    TEHRAN - Chris Murphy, the U.S. senator from Connecticut, warned on Monday that the Trump administration could be partially responsible for “the death of innocent people” if it continues its current policies towards Iran amidst the coronavirus epidemic.

  • elections 2020-04-15 16:33

    How successful handling of coronavirus crisis helps Trump defeat a surging Biden in 2020 election!  

    A senior advisor to former President Bill Clinton says that defeating COVID-19 outbreak and its negative impacts on economy can gift Donald Trump a new chance to remain in power till 2024 yearend but failing to do so will enable a surging Joe Biden to walk on the path towards the White House.

  • کرونا 2020-04-15 00:17

    Trump has shown a complete lack of leadership in coronavirus crisis

    American analyst: Iran’s performance at containing COVID-19 ‘truly amazing’

    TEHRAN – A senior American political analyst tells the Tehran Times that despite U.S. “economic assaults” on Iran efforts by Tehran to contain the coronavirus pandemic have been “truly amazing”.

  • A traffic police officer wears a protective face mask and gloves, amid fear of coronavirus disease, as he walks in Tehran, March 26, 2020.  (Credit: REUTERS - WANA NEWS AGENCY) 2020-04-14 19:34

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Ubiquitous coronavirus: Do travel blockades work?

  • Oil Market 2020-04-10 10:18

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Intl. oil market cornered by coronavirus, Iranian economy remains resilient: energy expert

    TEHRAN – President of Vienna Energy Research Group believes the Iranian economy was oil-reliant but the country learnt, under US sanctions, how to scaffold its oil industry and economic structure over the years. Presently, Iran is not a loser in the coronavirus-hit global oil market.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2020-04-07 18:03

    Zarif says Iran does not need charity from Trump

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Iran is rich in human and natural resources and does not need charity from U.S. President Donald Trump to contain the outbreak of the coronavirus.

  • Ali Shamkhani 2020-04-07 13:26

    'Trump more dangerous than coronavirus': Iran’s security chief 

    TEHRAN - A top Iranian security official has called U.S. President Donald Trump "more dangerous than coronavirus",  saying moves to block vital medical supplies to fight coronavirus from reaching Iran was tantamount to crimes against humanity.

  • Parviz Esmaeili 2020-04-05 19:47

    Assassination of Gen. Soleimani was Daesh wish: ambassador

    TEHRAN - Parviz Esmaeili, the Iranians ambassador to Croatia, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump fulfilled what Daesh had been wishing by ordering the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

  • Congress 2020-04-03 17:48

    Congressional Dems warn Trump against Iran escalation

    TEHRAN — Eight members of the U.S. Congress have urged President Trump to consult Congress before taking any military action against Iran.

  • corona patient 2020-04-02 21:00

    Iranian medical body: History will judge silence of world bodies toward cruel sanctions

    TEHRAN - The Academy of Medical Sciences of Iran has written to the UN to complain about the world’s body failure to push for the lifting of cruel U.S. sanctions at a critical time when Iran is fighting a deadly coronavirus pandemic, Press TV reported on Thursday.