Joe Biden


  • Biden administration reopens Trump-era facility for migrant children 2021-02-28 15:38

    Biden administration reopens Trump-era facility for migrant children

    Biden administration intends to reopen Migrant Kid's Facility in Texas, which Vice President Kamala Harris said, under Trump, keeps babies in cages and is a human rights abuse. Previously, the center had reports of sexual abuse, overcrowding, and human rights violations before being shut in August 2019.

  • Jamal Khashoggi 2021-02-27 22:06

    Khashoggi killing report: A test for Biden’s human rights claim 

    TEHRAN- Jamal Khashoggi was killed by a Saudi hit squad operating under the command of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS), United States intelligence agencies have concluded.

  • Bin salman biden khashoggi 2021-02-27 21:45

    Biden turns up the heat on MBS

    Open Season

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. administration has turned up the heat on Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman in a bid to reign in his worst instincts.

  • Elizabeth Snders 2021-02-27 16:34

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Scholar says it’s not clear Biden can overcome polarization soon

    TEHRAN – An American academic says she is not sure Biden can deal with the polarization in the U.S. which has resulted from Donald Trump’s policies. 

  • Biden Netanyahu 2021-02-27 11:40

    By Azin Sahabi

    AFPC: Messengers of Israeli officials to U.S.

    TEHRAN- Tehran started the enforcement of Iran’s parliamentary law regarding suspending the implementation of the Additional Protocol to the NPT on February 23. Called “Strategic Action to Lift Sanctions and Protect the Interest of Iranian Nation”, the law obligates the Iranian government to stop implementing some nuclear commitments.

  • US flag 2021-02-26 22:43

    Biden shows U.S. true colors

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. administration has followed in the footsteps of its predecessor in terms of continuing economic pressure on Iran and pursuing destabilizing activities in the region.

  • Biden 2021-02-26 18:22

    U.S. admits “maximum pressure” policy on Iran failed

    TEHRAN - The Biden administration has acknowledged that Trump's “maximum pressure” policy against Iran has ended in failure, while Biden has not indicated he intends to redress the former president's wrongs, according to Press TV.

  • Biden 2021-02-26 17:21

    The National Interest says U.S. has signaled its willingness to negotiate with Iran

    TEHRAN - The Biden administration has already taken several steps that Tehran will view as an indication that President Joe Biden is very keen to avoid a confrontation and is eager to negotiate, according to the National Interest.

  • Biden 2021-02-23 18:24

    Biden’s Iran policy is a variation of Bolton’s ‘Libya Model’: Responsible Statecraft

    TEHRAN - Something is going very wrong with Joe Biden’s approach towards Iran. Unless he corrects the path, Biden risks losing a vital deal and putting the two nations back on a course towards war — at precisely the time he intends to focus on the multiple domestic crises facing America, according to Responsible Statecraft.

  • Biden 2021-02-22 18:19

    Biden admin weigh easing Iran sanctions: Sunday Times

    TEHRAN - The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden is considering easing sanctions against Iran imposed during the rule of former president Donald Trump.

  • VOA Persian 2021-02-22 11:57

    By Azin Sahabi

    VOA Persian: Biden’s secret weapon in Iran nuclear talks

    TEHRAN- The internet revolution has affected all aspects of life, including politics, international relations and diplomacy as a tool of foreign policy. 

  • GOP 2021-02-21 18:17

    Republicans criticize Biden's decision to lift Iran sanctions

    TEHRAN - Republicans are criticizing President Biden’s decision to give up on a Trump-era push to reinstate United Nations sanctions on Iran, as the administration takes a warmer tone toward Tehran, according to Fox News.

  • Zarif 2021-02-21 18:16

    Biden pursuing Trump's failed policy, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the new U.S. administration of Joe Biden is pursuing the same old failed policy of the Trump administration.

  • Giorgio Cafiero 2021-02-21 12:01

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    GSA: Saudi-U.S. ties will face major challenges in the next four years 

    TEHRAN - Chief executive officer of Gulf State Analytics (GSA) says that U.S.-Saudi relations will witness major challenges in the upcoming four years over the Saudi-led war on Yemen, the Libya crisis, and Riyadh’s human rights record.

  • Harvard 2021-02-21 11:49

    By Azin Sahabi

    Think tanks: Who should take the first step to revive the JCPOA?

    TEHRAN- While President Joe Biden and his close circle reiterate Washington's interest to rejoin the JCPOA, many Western experts have been underling the lack of a particular agenda to address the issue. However, reviewing policy notes published over the last two weeks by American think tanks may imply that the broader agenda will be gradually disclosed.

  • Biden 2021-02-20 19:08

    Biden intends to talk with Iran before officially rejoining JCPOA: Bloomberg

    TEHRAN- Iran says the U.S. must first return to the 2015 nuclear deal and lift sanctions if it wants talks with the Islamic Republic, appearing to snub an effort by the Biden administration to begin direct discussions before officially rejoining the nuclear agreement, according to Bloomberg network.

  • Biden 2021-02-19 20:11

    American network says Biden administration is ready to talk with Iran

    TEHRAN - The Biden administration says that it was ready to hold talks with other world powers and Iran to discuss Tehran's nuclear program, marking a first step in a possible diplomatic deal in which Washington could rejoin the JCPOA, according to NBC News.

  • Iran may face new wave of COVID-19, Rouhani warns 2021-02-19 20:09

    Don’t shy away from obeying law, Rouhani advises Biden administration

    TEHRAN - Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian president, urges the Biden administration to make up for Donald Trump’s mistakes, respect international regulations, and not shy away from surrendering to law, according to Tasnim news agency.

  • Biden Team 2021-02-19 18:22

    There’s huge disagreement among Biden aides over JCPOA revival: Politico

    TEHRAN - President Joe Biden says that the U.S. will rejoin the Iran nuclear deal if Tehran resumes complying with the terms of the agreement, but inside the Biden administration, debates have raged among top aides over whether this is the best path or whether to take other routes that may sidestep the original deal, according to Politico.

  • Biden 2021-02-16 17:33

    FP writes Iran is adopting resistance economy strategy to minimize sanctions impact

    TEHRAN- Pursuing maximum pressure strategy to inflict more pain won’t cause Tehran to negotiate with the U.S. or halt its nuclear activities, according to Foreign Policy magazine.

  • Joe Biden 2021-02-16 14:13

    By Azin Sahabi

    Biden and JCPOA: Racing against the clock

    The Atlantic Council and the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft have published analyses in two different fields. While the former believes in a “rebirth” in sanctions team at the U.S. Department of State, the latter recommends that Biden’s administration “must be willing to take some political heat” to break the current standoff between Iran and the United States.

  • U.S. 2021-02-15 22:13

    Two peas in a pod

    TEHRAN – While Iran is moving toward halting the implementation of the Additional Protocol, the United States still clings to the failed policy of treading in the footsteps of the Trump administration.

  • Biden 2021-02-15 18:56

    American conservative newspaper wants Biden to send any nuclear pact to Congress for approval

    TEHRAN - Iranian Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has demanded that the United States lift all economic sanctions before the Islamic republic will dial back its uranium enrichment operations, according to Washington Times.

  • Shireen Hunter 2021-02-15 14:20

    By Zahra Mirzafarjouyan

    Involving Iran's rivals in JCPOA talks to lead to failure

    TEHRAN– Stating that involving Iran's rivals in JCPOA talks would mean the failure of any talks even before it starts, Shireen Hunter said that Macron wanted to curry favor with the Saudis in the hope of getting lucrative contracts.

  • Biden 2021-02-15 11:54

    Iran wants to ensure an end to sanctions before it backs down: AFP

    TEHRAN- U.S. President Joe Biden ran supporting a return to diplomacy with Iran but made clear he will not be rushed into re-entering a 2015 nuclear deal trashed by Donald Trump.

  • Joe Biden 2021-02-15 11:20

    By Azin Sahabi

    The crux of Biden’s foreign policy: JCPOA or East Asia?

    TEHRAN- Since President Joe Biden was inaugurated on January 20, returning to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal has been quite controversial in various terms. The barriers for Biden’s administration to revive the JCPOA have been discussed extensively.

  • Malley 2021-02-14 17:35

    Does Iran envoy in Biden administration open a window for diplomacy?

    TEHRAN - Robert Malley, the son of a leftist, Jewish, Egyptian-born journalist, is appointed as Iran envoy in Biden’s administration. He is the focal point for President Biden’s diplomacy towards West Asia, and the Iran nuclear deal, according to the New York Times.

  • Zarif 2021-02-14 08:53

    Biden team still undecided on their policies, Zarif says 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said he feels that the new Joe Biden administration is still undecided on its policies, insisting on Iran’s position that it is the U.S. side that should take the first step in order to resolve the issues surrounding the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • Joe Biden 2021-02-14 08:52

    By Martin Love

    Iran may be more “democratic” than the U.S. nowadays…

    Can it be more evident than it now is: that U.S. foreign policy is not “for” the U.S. or its citizens but for the Zionists.

  • Biden 2021-02-13 18:24

    Biden’s policy on nuclear deal disappointing Rouhani government: Guardian

    TEHRAN - Iran feels disappointed to hear Antony Blinken, the new U.S. secretary of state, says American sanctions against Iran will not be lifted until Tehran comes back into verifiable “full compliance” with its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, known as the JCPOA, according to the Guardian, a British newspaper.