Barack Obama

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  • Professor Farhang Jahanpour 2018-10-09 11:26

    By Javad Heirannia

    Most Middle East dictators owe their power to Western patrons: 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 current Middle Eastern leaders who serve Western interests, while lacking legitimacy in the eyes of their own people. However, once they are not needed any more or act against Western interests they will be toppled.

  • Afghanistan war 2018/10/08

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    17 years of America’s disastrous Afghanistan venture

    TEHRAN - On Sunday, the protracted war in Afghanistan completed 17 years. It was on October 7, 2001 the U.S. government and its allies launched the so-called ‘Operation Freedom’ apparently to topple the Taliban regime in Kabul, following the 9/11 attacks. Yet 17 years later, America’s longest war still grinds on, despite more than $2 trillion investment and thousands of casualties.

  • Al Gore - Obama 2018-10-03 09:25

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    From Obama to Al Gore: The Democrats are Taking Stance against Trump

    TEHRAN - Overcoming the current president of the United States has turned to the main goal of the Democrats in the United States. American Democrats who have been isolated in the last two years, and lost the White House, the House of Representatives, the Senate, and many governorates, are now planning to win the Congress elections. On the other hand, the public dissatisfaction raised over the performance of the U.S. President has given hope to the Democrats for winning the midterm elections.

  • Trump 2018-09-18 10:12

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Trump's political fate is ambiguous

    TEHRAN - As much as we approach Congressional elections in the United States, Donald Trump's concerns are increasing. These concerns are aggravated by the fact that U.S.-based polls do not benefit Democrats. Trump recently warned of Democrats' victory in the mid-term elections in the U.S. Congress.

  • abdollahian 2018-09-16 21:28

    Iran started talks with U.S. after Obama accepted Iran’s right to uranium enrichment: Amir Abdollahian

    TEHRAN - Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the parliament speaker, has said Iran began talks with the United States in 2011 after then U.S. President Barack Obama accepted Iran’s right to enrich uranium and through a mediation by Oman.

  • Barack Obama 2018-09-09 10:31

    By Hanif Ghafari

    American Democrats and JCPOA

    As we come closer to November and the time for the congress elections in the United States, the competitions between Democrats and Republicans get sharper over major and critical issues affecting the domestic and foreign policies of the U.S. In recent days, we have witnessed the American Democrats' collective and coordinated attacks on the White House and the President of the country.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • U.S. Senate 2018-07-04 10:01

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The true face of American Democrats

    Donald Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal with Iran and the re-enforcement of U.S. secondary sanctions against our country have raised the opposition of the Democratic politicians and members of the U.S. Senate.

  • Obama- Trump 2018-07-03 15:18

    By Hossein Yari

    Obama versus Trump

    TEHRAN - Barack Obama, who has ended his presidency with pride and success with the completion of plans such as Iran's nuclear deal, has once again attracted the attentions of the political and social circles inside and outside the U.S. recently. Trump's attempts in destroying whatever that was signed or confirmed during the Obama's presidency, has encouraged Democrats, and most of all, Obama in trying to pull Trump down.

  • Obama - Trump 2018-07-03 15:06

    By Abdulhamid Bayati

    Obama's uprising to scramble Trump

    Barack Obama ended his presidency with pride and successes such as reaching an agreement with Iran over the nuclear deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, JCPOA. Leaving the arena to Trump, the ex-U.S. president has recently made headlines again.

  • cnn 2018-06-13 21:54

    By staff and agency

    Tom Donilon: Exiting Iran deal is ‘worst mistake’ since Iraq War

    Tom Donilon, a former Obama national security adviser, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump’s foreign policy move in pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal as the “worst mistake” since the war in Iraq.

  • Obama 2018-06-12 11:36

    By Hossein Yari

    Role of American Democrats in breaching JCPOA

    TEHRAN - During the United States presidential competitions in 2016, Donald Trump threatened to rip up Iran's nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on his first day at the White House. Besides, over the months prior to the conclusion of the nuclear deal, many Republicans had emphasized that the next president of the United States (after Obama) could break the nuclear deal with a "turn of the pen".

  • Afghanistan 2018-06-02 12:10

    By Ajmal Sohail

    Afghanistan from Obama to Trump

    It is although conspicuous, (that) there is no crystal clear difference between, the Obama and Trump strategies in Afghanistan. The strategies based on, to dismantle the momentum of the Al-Qaida and its affiliates and to attain the strategic interests of the America worldwide. What differ, are the approaches of Obama and Trump in relation to Afghanistan. Thus, it makes sense to briefly touch the issues, pertaining both Obama and Trump approaches for Afghanistan.

  • Barack Obama 2018-05-09 00:52

    Barack Obama: The JCPOA is working

    Barack Obama, the former U.S. president, publishes an article on his personal facebook page criticizing Donald Trump for withdrawing from the JCPOA. The full text is given below.

  • Ghaderi 2018-04-24 09:25

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    The only way of Trump in Syria

    TEHRAN - About five years ago, when former U.S. President "Barack Obama" spoke of a military strike in Syria, "Zbigniew Brzezinski", the former U.S. national security adviser and one of the country's main foreign policy strategists, objected to the call of the White House. He noted that the United States lacks a proper strategy towards the Middle East and Syria. Military action should, if it is inevitable, take place within a more developed strategy.

  • U.S. presidents 2018-04-18 09:11

    The gang of criminals

    TEHRAN- This is a special report by the Tehran Times of the 58 wars launched by the 20 U.S. presidents since 1900. Since World War II, the U.S. has killed an estimated 23 million people worldwide.