Donald Trump


  • Trump - Obama 2018-08-07 12:31

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    A Contemplation on Obama's Campaign against Trump

    Recently, the name of former U.S. President, Barack Obama, is repeatedly heard in American political circles. While guiding and managing the Democrat's electoral campaign in the upcoming congress election, Obama intends to prepare the ground for Trump's defeat in the presidential elections of 2020.

  •  Ryan Costello 2018-08-07 12:05

    By Payman Yazdani

    Trump has done everything to discourage negotiation with Iran: Costello

    TEHRAN - Ryan Costello says a great deal of trust was broken when Trump decided to fully withdraw from the JCPOA and snap back sanctions.

  • falahat 2018-08-07 09:39

    Iran studying 50 target countries for trade in sanctions time

    TEHRAN - Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Chairman Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh has said that Iran is studying 50 target countries for trade after re-imposition of sanctions.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2018-08-06 23:38

    Rouhani to Trump: I have no precondition for talks, except U.S. compensate the past

    TEHRAN - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says he has no precondition for talks with the U.S., except that Washington “compensate” the past damage that it has done to Iran.

  • Zarif: Trump, MBS, Netanyahu ‘are symbols of mistrust, violence, suppression’ 2018-08-06 20:25

    Price volatility is result of psychological warfare on Iran, FM Zarif notes

    Zarif: Trump, MBS, Netanyahu ‘are symbols of mistrust, violence, suppression’

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that those who violate international agreements, easily infringe on the rights of the Palestinian people, and take the prime minister of another country hostage are the symbols of “mistrust, violence and suppression” in the world.

  • European Union 2018-08-06 15:23

    EU regrets U.S. sanctions on Iran, vows to protect European businesses

    The European Union said Monday it deeply regretted the U.S.' reimposition of sanctions on Iran after President Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 nuclear pact, and vowed immediate steps to protect European companies.

  • Arab NATO 2018-08-06 12:44

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    Iran today is a trans-regional power: Yemeni Expert

    TEHRAN - Recently, American and Arab sources have been reporting about U.S. President Donald Trump's efforts to forge a new political and security coalition with some Persian Gulf states (Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain), Egypt and Jordan to counter Iran. The White House wants to strengthen collaboration with these countries in the field of missile defense, military training, counter-terrorism and other issues, such as supporting regional economic and diplomatic relations.

  • Nicholas Onuf 2018-08-06 11:43

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump has no foreign policy: Professor Onuf

    TEHRAN – Professor Nicholas Onuf, a primary figure among constructivists in international relations, tells the Tehran Times that “Trump has no foreign policy, or even any idea what it means to have a policy, as opposed to an emotional reaction to whatever is happening on any given day.”

  • Trump
2018-08-06 11:20

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Europe and Trump's riddle

    TEHRAN - The European Union is still confused by the United States and Donald Trump's behaviors as President of this drawer. On the other hand, the White House sends Europe to Europe with dual parallelism and paradoxal flow.

  • نادر انتصار 2018-08-06 11:09

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump and Putin would like to create new world order: Prof.

    TEHRAN - Nader Entessar, Professor Emeritus of Political Science from University of South Alabama is the opinion that Both Trump and Putin would like to create a new world order, albeit for different reasons.

  • مکرون 2018-08-06 10:49

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email:

    Why are Iranians unhappy with the Elysee Palace?

    French politicians will continue to play their double standard approach toward the nuclear deal with Iran. Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian recently announced that France (along with other European countries) does not intend to offer a package in the near future to preserve the nuclear deal with Iran! On the other hand, French officials have been silent about how their economic cooperation with Iran has been in place in recent days.

  • trump 2018-08-06 09:55

    Trump says talks are up to Iranians

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Donald Trump, who unilaterally withdrew Washington from the UN-endorsed 2015 nuclear agreement in May, said on Saturday that holding talks with Tehran is up to the Iranians.

  • Trump 2018-08-05 11:21

    By Hanif Ghafari

    Despair of Trump against Iran's power

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Donald Trump and his Foreign Minister Mike Pumpo have recently called for talks with the Islamic Republic of Iran. Even Trump took a step further and spoke with Iran on "negotiated without preconditions". Recent Trump positions and U.S. officials about Iran have been addressed by many international analysts. Many analysts believe that Trump does not have the power to confront "powerful Iran."

  • India-China 2018-08-05 10:45

    India, China set to impose higher tariffs on U.S. products

    TEHRAN - As the trade war between the U.S. and the rest intensifies, the two economic bulwarks of Asia, India and China, are all set to impose higher tariffs on some goods imported from the United States.

  • mp 2018-08-04 21:00

    Talks possible if U.S. apologizes, returns to nuclear deal, says Iranian MP

    TEHRAN - Ali Najafi Khoshroudi, the spokesman of Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, said on Saturday that Iran-U.S. talks are possible if Washington apologizes and returns to the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • Richard Nephew 2018-08-04 15:11

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump thinks trough meeting with Rouhani can solve all U.S. problems with Iran: 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 “if he met with Rouhani, he could solve all U.S. problems with Iran.”

  • فرهنگ جهانپور 2018-08-04 12:28

    By Javad Heirannia

    Arab NATO is not viable military alliance: Jahanpour

    TEHRAN - Professor Farhang Jahanpour, part-time tutor on Middle Eastern affairs in the Department of Continuing Education, University of Oxford, and a member of Kellogg College says that I do not believe that Arab NATO is “a viable military alliance.”

  • No talks with Trump’s United States: cleric 2018-08-04 10:02

    No talks with Trump’s United States: cleric

    TEHRAN – Cleric Kazem Seddiqi on Friday pointed to the U.S. government’s violation of its international commitments, ruling out the possibility of talks with the United States “under the current administration and president”.

  • Rezaee: U.S. to lose dignity if Trump’s sanctions, tariffs fail 2018-08-03 20:59

    Rezaee: U.S. to lose dignity if Trump’s sanctions, tariffs fail

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, said on Friday should U.S. President Donald Trump’s sanctions and tariffs moves prove fruitless, the U.S. would lose the very little dignity it has left in the world.

  • oil revenues 2018-08-03 19:02

    China rejects U.S. request to cut Iran oil imports

    The U.S. has been unable to persuade China to cut Iranian oil imports, according to two officials familiar with the negotiations, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump’s efforts to isolate the Islamic Republic after his withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear accord.

  • North Korea and U.S. 2018-08-03 12:52

    By M.H. Goodarzi

    There is no dead end in politics

    TEHRAN - Less than a year ago, the political and verbal tensions between the United States and North Korea peaked. At that time, Pyongyang, with its nuclear and missile tests, made the smell of the war reach the U.S. allies in East Asia (Japan and South Korea), and it was possible at any moment that a mistake by the United States and its allies and North Korea would trigger a full-scale war on the Korean Peninsula. A war that, according to some experts, could trigger the beginning of World War III in view of a possible involvement of China and Russia.

  • jafari 2018-08-01 20:53

    You will take your wish for talks with Iran to grave: IRGC chief to Trump

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Tuesday that the U.S. officials, including President Donald Trump, will take the wish for negotiation with Iran to the “grave”.

  • zarif 2018-08-01 20:50

    Zarif to Trump: Try respect for Iranians and international commitments

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump should try respect for the Iranians and also for the international commitments.

  • ‘Trump’s ill will toward Iran at odds with calls for dialogue’ 2018-08-01 20:48

    ‘Trump’s ill will toward Iran at odds with calls for dialogue’

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Tuesday that Tehran believes in “dialogue” and “logic”, but U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration have not acted in good faith, which is an essential prerequisite for dialogue, the Foreign Ministry website reported on Wednesday.

  • Trump 2018-08-01 11:33

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Trump hopes to conquer the White House again

    TEHRAN - In recent days, many articles on the 2010 presidential election in the United States are published. Some analysts believe that Trump will have a difficult path in pursuit of his rival candidate, while others believe he will eventually be elected as President of the United States. However, analysts and U.S. citizens seek to assess and measure the outcome of the presidential election, while there are still two years left until the presidential elections in the United States!

  • Trump 2018-07-31 20:58

    Negotiations? We’ve been there

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he was ready to sit for talks with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani.

  • ElBaradei to Trump: You can’t threaten a country and call for talks  2018-07-31 17:41

    ElBaradei to Trump: You can’t threaten a country and call for talks

    TEHRAN – Mohamed ElBaradei, the former director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has responded to U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for talks with Iran, saying, “You cannot renege on a deal considered by all as a keystone, threaten the country, humiliate its leaders and then impulsively call for talks!”

  • Iran sets return to nuclear deal as major condition for possible talks with Trump 2018-07-31 13:33

    Iran sets return to nuclear deal as major condition for possible talks with Trump

    TEHRAN – An aide to President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the U.S. would have to return to the internationally-backed nuclear deal and stop new sanctions against Iran if it wants negotiations with Tehran.

  • Post: Trump’s nuclear deal exit has antagonized the world 2018-07-31 12:33

    Contradiction in Washington: Trump, Pompeo at odds over Iran preconditions

    U.S. President Donald Trump says he is ready to meet his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, “any time they want to.”

  •  American or Arab NATO 2018-07-31 11:37

    By Farzad Farhadi

    American or Arab NATO?

    TEHRAN - The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Persian Gulf Arab states, Egypt and Jordan, in part to counter Iran’s expansion in the region, according to U.S. and Arab officials.