Donald Trump


  • Mudasir Sheikh 2018/08/19

    By: Mudasir Sheikh

    U.S. faces isolation in global community by sanctioning Iran

    TEHRAN -The recent statement of the Iranian president Hassan Rouhani regarding isolation of the U.S. due to its unilateral withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, also known as JCPOA, seems to become more relevant with every passing day as obvious from the actions of BRICS, EU and other countries like Turkey.

  • Qatar, Kuwait speak out against Trump’s action 2018-08-18 10:43

    By Eisa Kameli

    A recipe for disaster or a path towards World Peace?

    New York - On May 8, 2018, President Trump officially announced his decision to exit the “Iran Deal” known as the JCPOA – Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – that was struck between Iran and P5+1 in 2015. The U.S. President’s view of this deal, considered from his very initial comments as a presidential candidate, served as a great indicator of the new U.S. administration’s broader change of course with regards to the conduct of diplomacy that would be sought under his leadership; a so- called direction that needs to be dealt with in a precise way.

  • asefi 2018-08-18 09:50

    Trump seeks to humiliate Iran by offering talks: ex-diplomat

    TEHRAN - Hamid Reza Asefi, a former Iranian diplomat, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump seeks to humiliate Iran by proposing negotiation with the Islamic Republic.

  • tekin 2018-08-17 20:29

    Turkish diplomat: It is ‘impossible’ to stop buying oil from Iran

    TEHRAN - Riza Hakan Tekin, Ankara’s ambassador to Tehran, has said that it is “impossible” for Turkey to stop purchasing Iran’s oil.

  • wendy sherman 2018-08-17 15:18

    Sherman: With every threat Trump tweets the Iran deal ‘looks better and better’

    ‘I was wrong’ that Iran would violate the JCPOA, Sherman says

    Wendy Sherman, the former senior U.S. nuclear negotiator with Iran, says with every threats that Donald Trump makes the 2015 nuclear deal “looks better and better”.

  • Richard Nephew 2018-08-17 12:58

    By Javad Heirannia

    EU resistance against U.S. on Iran is limited: Nephew

    TEHRAN – Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the U.S. team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that Trump believes that the Blocking Statute law “will be ineffective unless the EU is really prepared to retaliate against the United States for its sanctions policies and to make it costly on the United States to take these steps.”

  • جلسه ستاد فرماندهی اقتصاد مقاومتی 2018-08-15 21:25

    Iranian VP says talks with U.S. ‘not acceptable’ 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian first vice president on Tuesday said that negotiations with the U.S. “is not acceptable” with regard to the Trump administration’s hostile policies against the Islamic Republic. 

  • Iran to open consular office in Bonn 2018-08-15 19:10

    U.S. has 'burned bridges' for talks: Iran's Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday dismissed Washington’s offer of talks, which followed its unilateral withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal, saying the U.S. "burned bridges" for negotiations with Tehran.

  • موسويان 2018-08-15 17:35

    'Trump pressing permanent UN Security Council members to violate nuclear deal'

    Trump has gone beyond threatening Iran: Princeton researcher

    Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a Princeton University researcher and former Iranian ambassador, says U.S. President Donald Trump “has gone beyond threatening Iran”.

  • Trump vs Iran 2018-08-15 11:42

    By Eric Zuesse

    Why Trump cancelled Iran Deal

    The following is entirely from open online sources that I have been finding to be trustworthy on these matters in the past. These sources will be linked-to here; none of this information is secret, even though some details in my resulting analysis of it will be entirely new.

  • Yemen war challenges Saudi moral authority 2018-08-14 11:59

    By Dr. James M. Dorsey

    Yemen war challenges Saudi moral authority

    Saudi conduct of its ill-fated war in Yemen coupled with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s alignment with the Trump administration and Israel, and his often coercive approach to diplomatic relations, has opened the door to challenges of the kingdom’s moral leadership of the Sunni Muslim world, a legitimizing pillar of the ruling Al Saud family’s grip on power.

  • Trump vs Iran 2018-08-14 11:37

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    U.S. Won't Benefit From Imposing Sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN - The United States' unilateral and secondary sanctions against Iran have been widely reflected in international media. Meanwhile, many Western analysts believe that the the international system isn't going to comply with Washington's sanctions against Tehran, and this will reduce the impact of these sanctions on our country.

  • Pakistan 2018-08-14 11:08

    After U.S. snub, Russia to train Pakistan military officers

    TEHRAN - After the Donald Trump administration decided to cut down training and educational programs of Pakistani military officers, Russia has filled that space, much to the chagrin of hawks in Washington.

  • بهروز کمالوندی 2018-08-14 09:12

    It is better to remain in nuclear deal: Iran’s Kamalvandi

    TEHRAN - Behrooz Kamalvandi, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), has said that it is better for Iran to remain in the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Trump’s JCPOA exit ‘sheer madness’: Pakistani MP 2018-08-13 20:59

    Trump’s JCPOA exit ‘sheer madness’: Pakistani MP

    TEHRAN – Shireen Mazari, the chief whip of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Party, has criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, describing the move as “sheer madness”.

  • Recep Tayyip Erdogan 2018-08-12 15:33

    By Recep Tayyip Erdogan

    How Turkey sees the crisis with the U.S.

    Unilateral actions against Turkey by the United States will undermine American interests and force Turkey to look for other friends and allies.

  • MP 2018-08-12 09:15

    No longer intl. consensus exists against Iran, says MP

    TEHRAN - Ali Najafi Khoshroudi, the spokesman of the Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, has shrugged off the renewed U.S. sanctions against Iran, contrary to the past there is no consensus against Iran.

  • hakim 2018-08-11 20:51

    Iraq’s Hakim snubs U.S. Iran sanctions, expresses support for Tehran

    TEHRAN - Ammar al-Hakim, leader of the Iraqi National Wisdom Movement, has announced support for Iran in the face of U.S. sanctions.

  • ظریف 2018-08-11 20:49

    Zarif: Trump’s jubilation over Turkish economic hardship ‘shameful’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday described U.S. President Donald Trump’s jubilation over economic hardship in Turkey as “shameful”.

  • space 2018-08-11 20:47

    Iran says against arms race in space

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharib Abadi, Iran’s representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, announced on Saturday that Tehran is against any kind of arms race in the space.

  • EU-U.S. 2018-08-09 11:12

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email:

    EU dying silently as it plays in Trump’s court

    The paradoxical approaches taken by the European authorities is definitely one of its kind! Over the past months, Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, has repeatedly emphasized that the EU can no longer rely on the United States to secure its interests.

  • Iran-China 2018-08-09 09:58

    China defends Iran business ties after Trump threat

    China’s business ties with Iran are open, transparent and lawful, its foreign ministry said on Wednesday, after U.S. President Donald Trump said companies doing business with Iran would be barred from the United States.

  • هایکو ماس وزیر خارجه آلمان 2018-08-09 09:29

    We will fight for JCPOA, German FM says

    TEHRAN – German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said that his country along with other European powers will fight for the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, to keep it alive, even without the U.S.

  • محمدجواد ظریف 2018-08-09 09:22

    Trump indifferent to Iranians, international commitments: Zarif

    TEHRAN – By pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal, U.S. President Donald Trump showed that he is “indifferent” both toward the Iranian people and his country’s international commitments, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday.

  • North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho -  Iranian President Hassan Rouhani 2018-08-08 16:54

    North Korean FM briefs Rouhani of Kim-Trump meeting

    U.S. is ‘unreliable’, Rouhani says in meeting with North Korean FM

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a meeting with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho on Wednesday that the U.S. is an “unreliable” country and cannot be trusted.

  • zarif 2018-08-08 14:25

    ‘International relations is not a beauty pageant’, Iranian FM tells Trump

    Zarif says world is ‘sick and tired of U.S. unilateralism’

    TEHRAN – In a tweet on Tuesday addressed to Donald Trump, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the world is “sick and tired of U.S. unilateralism”.

  • Kovacevic
2018-08-08 12:08

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S. is after regime change in Iran for its strategic goals in Central Asia: Kovacevic

    TEHRAN - Prof. Kovacevic is of the view that the U.S. is after a U.S.-friendly regime in Iran for its long term strategic goals in Central Asia to stop Chinese One road, one belt initiative.

  • qassemi 2018-08-08 09:39

    ‘Iran’s diplomatic, military fronts never more united’

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry spokesman says Iran’s diplomatic and military fronts are more united than they have ever been.

  • rand 2018-08-08 09:38

    By staff and agency

    RAND: U.S. is isolated on Iran

    Dalia Dassa Kaye, director of the Center for Middle East Public Policy at the RAND Corporation, says the re-imposition of sanctions against Iran has made the U.S. “isolated”.

  • masum 2018-08-08 09:23

    Iraq says won’t follow U.S. in sanctioning Iran

    TEHRAN – Iraqi President Fuad Masum has said that his country will not accompany the U.S. in sanctions against Iran.