• uae 2018-07-04 21:55

    By staff and agencies

    UAE freezes accounts of nine Iranian individuals and entities

    The UAE Securities and Commodities Authority has ordered companies to identify and freeze the accounts and assets of nine Iranian individuals and entities.

  • Hossein Askari 2018-07-02 11:36

    By Javad Heirannia

    U.S. foreign policy is now for sale: Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that “Mohammad bin Salman has very likely promised Jared Kushner billions of dollars if Trump delivers on a few things wanted by the Al-Sauds—a withdrawal from the JCPOA, the re-imposition of sanctions on Iran to collapse the Iranian economy, covert operations against the regime in Tehran, support for Saudi interventions in Yemen, Syria and anywhere else to confront Iran—all with the goal of regime change in Tehran.”

  • Mike Pompeo 2018-07-01 12:02

    By M.A. Saki

    Blaming Iran for the sufferings of Yemenis is laughable

    Mike Pompeo, the U.S. secretary of states, claimed on June 28 that Iran is “prolonging suffering of the Yemeni people” by supporting Houthi rebels.

  • Al Hudaydah 2018-07-01 11:56

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Al Hudaydah: the last piece of UAE expansion aims in Yemen

    TEHRAN - Despite differences with Saudi Arabia over the past years regarding Yemen, the United Arab Emirates has still been cooperative with the Saudis in the war against the poorest Arab state.

  • Trump - Bin Salman 2018-06-27 09:07

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Aggressors are at peak of weakness in full-scale war against Yemen

    TEHRAN - The Saudi-led coalition has launched an extensive operation to occupy the important and strategic port of Al-Hudaydah in Yemen. In this operation, the UAE plays a very important role. One of the goals of the country's participation in the three-year invasion on Yemen was for the sake of dominating the Yemeni ports in order to resolve its geopolitical weakness.

  • Abu Dhabi 2018-06-26 14:12

    By Farzad Farhadi

    London alarmed by threats to UAE

    TEHRAN - The British Foreign Ministry has issued a statement warning of an attack on the UAE, calling on its citizens to be wary.

  • uae 2018-06-12 22:07

    By staff and agency

    Israel, UAE held secret meeting to sabotage nuclear deal: New Yorker

    The New Yorker’s Adam Entous published a report on Monday revealing that senior officials from United Arab Emirates and Israel met in Cyprus in line with attempts to kill the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • Arab world 2018-05-21 11:33

    By M.A. Saki

    The spineless Arab world

    The Palestinian issue is mostly a humanitarian problem and all people around the world should sympathize with Palestinians who have been subjected to different kinds of injustice, humiliation, and even war crimes for very long years, yet inaction and submissiveness by the Arab world have made Israel and its new friends in the U.S. more adventurous and avaricious.

  •  Mehran Kamrava 2018-03-03 09:38

    By Javad Heirannia

    Saudi and UAE try to undermine Iran and Qatar wherever and whenever possible: Mehran Kamrava

    TEHRAN - Mehran Kamrava, a professor of the Middle East Studies in Georgetown University of Doha, tells the Tehran Times that Saudi Regime and the UAE try to undermine Iran (and Qatar) wherever and whenever possible.

  • شیرین هانتر 2018-03-03 09:32

    By Javad Heirannia

    From defense perspective Sahel is not very important for Saudi: Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells the Tehran Times that that “From a defense perspective the Sahel is not very important for Saudi Regime or the UAE.”

  • دیدار فرستاده ویژه سازمان ملل در امور یمن با علی شمخانی 2018-01-26 20:34

    Shamkhani: Weakening Iran is a ‘shattered dream’

    TEHRAN - Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani has said efforts by enemies to weaken Iran or change its ruling system are just a “shattered dream”.

  • Britain 2018-01-20 04:29

    By Joe Odell

    Britain should take inspiration from Norway's principled stance on the UAE

    The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs recently announced it has suspended sales of arms and ammunition to the United Arab Emirates.

  • Tunisia 2018-01-02 03:43

    By Soumaya Ghannoushi

    The UAE is determined to punish Tunisians for the sin of democracy

    The UAE has become a danger to itself and to the entire Arab region due to abhorrent policies pursued by its rulers

    The recent move by the UAE to ban all Tunisian women, without exception, from travelling on Emirates Airlines was only the latest in a consistent policy the country has single-mindedly pursued towards Tunisia since the successful overthrow of the Ben Ali regime in January 2011.Needless to say, this absurd decision is a huge insult to Tunisian women and a violation of the dignity of the Tunisian people as a whole.

  • UAE 2017-12-31 09:12

    By Osama Abu Irshaid

    The UAE’s destructive policies… Why?

    In a matter of a few days, the UAE created two diplomatic crises with Turkey and Tunisia. This has been added to its shameful record in the region and its destruction of its structure.

  • KSA, UAE have failed in Yemen: advisor 2017-12-22 21:09

    KSA, UAE have failed in Yemen: advisor

    TEHRAN – Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker, on Friday condemned Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for their wary on Yemen, saying the two countries have failed to achieve their goals in Yemen despite U.S. support.

  • Para athlete 2017-12-18 15:32

    By Masoud Hossein

    Bright future ahead for Asian para athletes

    Asian young para athletes have the potential to make a name for themselves in the future.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال ساحلی ایران 2017-11-01 00:59

    Iran outclass Paraguay in Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup

    Iran came from behind to defeat Paraguay 5-2 at the 2017 Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup on tuesady.

  • UAE 2017-09-11 20:28

    UAE shuts down Iranian school in Sharjah

    UAE officials have closed down an Iranian school in the emirate’s third city of Sharjah, refusing to extend its permit over what they have called illegal construction within the facility.

  • UAE jails man for claims of intelligence sharing with Iran 2017-08-11 20:40

    UAE jails man for claims of intelligence sharing with Iran

    TEHRAN – The Abu Dhabi Federal Appeal Court has sentenced a 48-year old Iranian national to 10 years imprisonment for claiming he shared intelligence with Iran, local newspapers reported on Thursday.

  • Croker 2017-07-17 09:01

    By Anthony Harwood

    How Saudi Arabia has slowly realized it can't play the Trump card on Qatar

    The Saudis thought they had the Trump administration, especially the Republicans, on their side

  • زندانی 2017-06-14 10:43

    UAE pardons 21 Iranian prisoners

    TEHRAN – Twenty-one Iranian prisoners jailed in the United Arab Emirates have been granted clemency on the occasion of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, Iran’s consulate in Dubai said on Tuesday.

  • شیرین هانتر 2017-06-13 13:29

    Risk of coup in Qatar is real: academic

    TEHRAN - A professor of political science at Georgetown University believes the possibility of a Saudi-engineered coup in Qatar is “real”.

  • قطر ایرویز 2017-06-06 05:00

    By staff & agencies

    Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Bahrain cut ties to Qatar

    Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt , Bahrain, Yemen and the Maldives say they are severing diplomatic relations with Qatar.

  • Egypt 2017-04-12 08:44

    Terrorism will never prevail over tolerance

    The suicide-bomb attacks on two Coptic churches in Egypt that killed at least 47 people must be viewed as assaults on civilized and tolerant society.

  • Iran’s ties with neighbors based on respect: diplomat 2017-02-12 09:32

    Iran’s ties with neighbors based on respect: diplomat

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s consul general in Dubai has said that Iran’s relations with its neighbors have been rooted in respect and mutual trust, ISNA reported on Saturday.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال 2016-12-12 19:37

    Iran, Morocco friendly in doubt

    The friendly football match between Iran and Morocco in the UAE is in doubt.

  • برانکو ایوانکوویچ 2016-11-23 18:17

    Persepolis favorite to win Iran Professional League: Branko Ivankovic

    TEHRAN – Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic says they are favorite to win the title in the Iran Professional League (IPL) current season.

  • فوتبال ساحلی 2016-11-02 00:00

    Iran defeats U.S. at Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup

    Iran opened the fifth edition of the Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup with a victory over the U.S..

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-10-29 09:16

    Tehran calls on S. Arabia, UAE not to play with Islamic sanctities 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian foreign ministry spokesman has called on Riyadh and Abu Dhabi to keep Islamic sanctities out of their “mean” political game.   

  • فوتبال ساحلی 2016-10-04 19:54

    Iran draws with USA, Russia in Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup

    Iran has learnt its rivals at the sixth edition of the Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup.