Barack Obama

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  • Trump - Obama 2019-10-08 23:58

    Trump enjoyed destroying nuclear deal as Obama’s major foreign policy success: professor

    TEHRAN - Roy Licklider, an adjunct senior research scholar at the Saltzman Institute for War and Peace Studies and adjunct professor of political science, says Donald Trump was happy to kill the 2015 nuclear deal which was President Barack Obama’s major foreign policy success.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-30 19:27

    By staff and agency

    Zarif says Trump quits nuclear deal for personal reasons

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that U.S. President Donald Trump quit the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, for personal reasons and not for some substantial reasons.

  • Trump 2019-08-12 10:33

    Trump quit nuclear deal without having plan B

    Political analyst Natasha Lindstaedt says President Donald Trump abandoned the 2015 nuclear deal without having a plan-B in place.

  • World Trade Organization and China 2019-07-17 22:01

    World Trade Organization allows China to sanction U.S. over Obama-era tariffs

    TEHRAN- An appeals court judge at the World Trade Organization (WTO) says the United States did not fully comply with its ruling and could face Chinese sanctions if it does not remove certain tariffs that break WTO rules.

  • Ben Rhodes 2019-07-15 23:57

    Former U.S. official says Trump has left nuclear deal because Obama negotiated it

    TEHRAN - Ben Rhodes, former President Barack Obama’s adviser, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump quit the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, because Obama negotiated it.

  • Trump JCPOA 2019-07-14 13:57

     British Ambassador Darroch says Trump discarded nuclear deal for ‘ideological and personality reasons’  

    Trump revoked Iran nuclear deal in an act of 'diplomatic vandalism’ to spite Obama, new leak reveals 

    Kim Darroch, the former British ambassador to the United States, said the Trump administration was "set upon an act of diplomatic vandalism" in its decision to abandon the Iran nuclear deal, the Daily Mail reported Saturday, citing leaked cables.

  • Obama- Trump 2019-07-07 12:27

    By Saeed Sobhani

    will  Obama break the Trump game?

    The role of the former US president in the presidential election of 2020

    Former U.S. President Barack Obama is trying to take an active role in the upcoming presidential election. Undoubtedly Obama will use all his power to defeat US President Donald Trump in the upcoming election. In this regard, Obama will provide full support for the Democratic nominee for the presidential election of 2020. The same thing worries Trump and his entourage.On the other hand, news and statistics on the performance of Obama and Trump and a comparison of these two have raised the White House's concerns.

  • George W. Bush, Barak Obama, Donald Trump 2019-06-25 14:22

    By Hamid Bayati

    Cyber-attack against Iran: a failed strategy of U.S. presidents from Bush to Trump

    TEHRAN - It was first in July 2010 when the United States launched a serious cyber-attack against Iran. At the time, it was said that a virus named Stuxnet was used for damaging the computer systems that controlled Iranian nuclear industry. 

  • Ali Shamkhani 2019-06-23 10:53

    By Ali Shamkhani, Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council

    Why Leader has given different responses to different U.S. presidents? 

    TEHRAN - A few years ago, when Barack Obama, former President of U.S. sent a letter to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Leader told the Iranian officials that he will answer the letter. However, in his recent meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Ayatollah Khamenei said Trump does not “deserve” a response.

  • obama 2019-05-21 11:11

    By Saeed Sobhani

    Obama's role in the upcoming U.S. presidential election

    Barack Obama will undoubtedly play a big role in the presidential elections of 2020. During the congressional elections in 2018, Obama also played a significant role in the Democrats' victory in the House of Representatives. The former president of the United States intends to officially announce his support for Biden in the final round of the upcoming US presidential election race. While Biden will have to go through the Democratic primaries for the first time in the final stages of the election.

  • Europe and Iran 5+1 2019-05-14 10:17

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Will U.S. next administration rejoin Iran nuclear deal?

    TEHRAN - U.S. Democrat party is now getting ready to compete with Donald Trump for 2020 presidential election. Most Democrat candidates, however, have claimed that if they win the elections, they will re-enter Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Joe Biden 2019-05-12 11:56

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    Biden's key weapon against the Trump

    Recent polls in the state of New Hampshire indicate that former Vice President Joe Biden is leading the Democratic Party's other candidates. After the Biden official announcement of the 2020 presidential election, many Democrat voters prefer to vote for Biden from him and other party candidates. That's what Biden has made clear to his victory in the Democratic primaries. He is now focusing on the final competition with President Donald Trump of the United States.

  • During NRA speech, Trump drops out of another global arms treaty 2019-04-26 23:25

    Trump drops out of another global arms treaty

    Trump announced Friday that he would un-sign the global arms pact known as the Arms Trade Treaty in the latest illustration of his aversion to international pacts and world governance.

  • Trump - Obama 2019-04-22 12:50

    By Omid Asadi 

    Controversial conflict between two presidents!

    TEHRAN - Former President Barack Obama plans to play a bold role in confronting Trump in the presidential election of 2020. Over the past months, Obama has been trying to prevent the Republicans from re-emerging, especially during the mid-term elections in the Senate and the House of Representatives. Obama is also now struggling to play a tense role in the fight against Trump. Donald Trump, in turn, tries to point to Obama's role in this equation. Anyway, as we approach the time of the 2020 presidential election, the current president's and former US president's conflict will become more serious.

  • Virginia Senator, Timothy Kaine 2019-02-17 15:15

    Virginia senator: Trump’s withdrawal from JCPOA was idiotic

    Virginia Senator, Timothy Kaine, on Saturday described Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA (the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action), as a foolish act resulting from Trump's jealousy towards his predecessor Barack Obama.

  • safavi 2018-12-19 20:18

    Powerful Iran resists pressure: general

    TEHRAN - Yahya Rahim Safavi, a top military aide to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Wednesday that Iran is a powerful country in various areas which will resist all kinds of pressure.

  • U.S.- Saudi Arabia 2018/12/16

    By Samuel Oakford

    Washington sends the Saudis a long-overdue bill

    The Pentagon’s $331 million invoice to the Kingdom and the UAE was another blow after a difficult week

  • 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".