Mohammed bin Salman (MbS)

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  • Bin Salman and Turkey 2019-08-08 02:27

    By Hamid Bayati

    Desperate Bin Salman planning to down Turkey

    TEHRAN – The Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who has been hastily involved in various regional developments, in another regional adventurism is now reportedly trying to overthrow the Turkish government.

  • Trump, Zarif 2019-08-06 14:43

    By Habib Ahmadzadeh

    Trump, Zarif and we Iranians

    TEHRAN - President Trump, in his latest Tweet, claims that “Iranians never won a war, but never lost a negotiation.” As a world citizen, and a veteran of Iran-Iraq war with firsthand experience of the bitterness of war, I have a couple of suggestions and responses for the president of the United States. 

  • Colin S. Cavell 2019-08-05 11:56

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Failure in Yemen to be ‘death sentence’ of Saudi monarchy: Prof. Cavell

    TEHRAN – Professor of political science Colin S. Cavell believes that failure of Saudi Arabia “to reassert its hegemonic control over Yemen will be a death sentence on the continuation of the Saudi monarchy.”

  • Paul Pillar 2019-08-04 19:27

    Paul Pillar: UAE Recognized Failure of Military Intervention in Yemen

    TEHRAN - Paul R. Pillar, a retired CIA officer, says the UAE has come to recognize that its military cooperation with the Saudis in war on Yemen has failed to make any achievement.

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2019-07-17 11:21

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    Al Arabiya’s new blunder rose tensions: unprofessionalism of Bin Salman’s media 

    TEHRAN - Al Arabiya channel has recently made a terrible new blunder that has infuriated the Kuwaitis. This is a new mistake of Al Arabiya which was already famous for fueling tension and hatred by spreading false news. 

  • Reza Pahlavi to be featured in new Iran International program: report 2019-07-06 18:52

    Reza Pahlavi to be featured in new Iran International program: report

    TEHRAN – Reza Pahlavi, the son of Iran’s last dictator, will soon be featured in a TV program broadcast by the UK-based Iran International TV channel, which is linked to Saudi Arabia, according to Nour News.

  • Trump 2019-06-27 23:48

    At the G20, Trump will see failure everywhere he looks

    This weekend's G20 in Japan will be about as much fun for US President Donald Trump as bathing with a scouring pad. Even a man who enjoys confrontation as much as Trump can't be too excited at the failure that awaits him in Osaka.

  • Mecca summits 2019-06-02 10:20

    The costly Saudi defeat in Mecca

    TEHRAN- Officials in the Saudi regime are extremely dissatisfied with the results of the Mecca summits. The meetings in Mecca showed that Riyadh was no longer in power in the region's equilibrium. On the other hand, the support of the United States and the Zionist regime from Saudi Arabia could not prevent the gradual death of the Saudis.

  • خاشقچی 2019-05-28 10:06

    Washington Post dirty deal with MBS on Khashoggi 

    TEHRAN- The Washington Post which turned into a media critic of Al Saud after the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, the columnist of this newspaper, finally decides to reduce the extent and severity of his opposition to Riyadh in exchange for a large hush money from the Saudis.

  • Trump - Salman 2019-05-25 19:26

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Reaping what he sowed, Trump approves $8bn Saudi weapons sale over Iran tensions

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Donald Trump is approving the sale of billions of dollars’ worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, citing Iranian threats to its arch rival to reap the sweet fruit of his weeks-long fierce anti-Iran propaganda where he has claimed increasing threat from Iran to the interests of America and allies in the Middle East.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-05-20 11:30

    By Ammar Muhammad Rajab

    Dissecting Bin Salman’s utterances on Sheikh Zakzaky

    NIGERIA/ ABUJA - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Muhammad Bin Salman, also known as MBS, during his interview with the American Time Magazine last year declared that they have succeeded in altering what he termed as; “attempt to overthrow the government by Al-Zakzaky in Nigeria.”

  • Zarif to Trump: It is the U.S. that ‘doesn’t know what to think’ 2019-05-18 22:47

    Zarif says ‘Israel first’ replacing ‘America first’

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister, said on Saturday that the policy of “Israel first” is replacing the Donald Trump’s policy of “America first”.

  • zarif 2019-05-14 23:37

    Half of B-Team were co-conspirators in disastrous Iraq war, Zarif says

    TEHRAN - In a post on his Twitter page on Tuesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said half of those in the B-team were “co-conspirators in disastrous Iraq war”.

  • zarif 2019-05-07 19:33

    Zarif to B-team: If U.S., clients feel unsafe, it’s because regional people hate them

    TEHRAN – Addressing the B-team, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that if the U.S. and its clients feel unsafe it is because they are despised by the people in the region.

  • MBS_Imran Khan 2019/02/24

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Pakistan a pawn in Saudi’s sinister game

    TEHRAN - When Pakistan premier Imran Khan took oath of office in August last year, there was a lot of speculation about his government’s foreign policy, especially relations with Tehran and Riyadh.

  • MBS in Pakistan 2019-02-21 08:46

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    MBS tours South Asia, seeks to improve his battered image with petrodollars

    TEHRAN - Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammad Bin Salman is touring South Asia these days to brush up his battered image following the global outcry over diabolical murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

  • MBS in Pakistan 2019-02-17 10:00

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    #MBSNotWelcome trends in Pakistan ahead of MBS’ visit

    TEHRAN - Ahead of Saudi crown prince Mohammad Bin Salman’s (MBS) much-publicized maiden visit to Pakistan starting Sunday, the chorus against his visit is growing louder.

  • Jamal Khashoggi - Mohammed bin Salman 2019-02-10 10:55

    NYT: Saudi Crown Prince said he would use 'a bullet' on Khashoggi

    Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told a top aide in 2017 that he would use "a bullet" on Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to a New York Times reportciting US and foreign officials with direct knowledge of intelligence reports.

  • Saudi Arabia’s missile program 2019-02-06 10:01

    By Javad Heirannia

    Saudi Arabia’s missile program

    TEHRAN – The MNA staff member Javad Heirannia has written an op-ed for the American Lobe Log website on the recently revealed Saudi Arabia's secret ballistic missile program, which is as follows:

  • MBS’s leap towards realization of a nuclear dream 2019-01-28 10:57

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    MBS’s leap towards realization of a nuclear dream

    TEHRAN - The Washington Post recently revealed the existence of the possible production of ballistic missiles in Saudi Arabia. The newspaper added: “Satellite images suggest that Saudi Arabia has constructed its first known ballistic missile factory, according to weapons experts and image analysts, a development that raises questions about the kingdom’s increasing military and nuclear ambitions under its 33-year-old crown prince.”

  • Saudi Arabia blacklisted for posing threat to EU 2019-01-27 15:10

    Saudi Arabia blacklisted for posing threat to EU

    Saudi Arabia has reportedly been included in an EU draft list of countries that pose a threat to the bloc due to their alleged lax control on money laundering and terrorism financing.

  • Exploring Saudi-Emiratis disagreements on Yemen 2019-01-23 09:51

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

    Exploring Saudi-Emiratis disagreements on Yemen

    TEHRAN - The Saudi-Emirati offensive in Yemen and bombing of innocent people in the country is some of the issues that have always been discussed between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on the developments in Yemen.

  • Riyadh's childish narrative of Khashoggi’s demise 2019-01-21 09:56

    By Mohammad Homaiefar

    Khashoggi, Bin Salman’s nightmare

    TEHRAN - While the Khashoggi case has recently subsided in the media and Mohammed bin Salman all along has been keen to overcome any challenge, but it seems that the American Senator Lindsay Graham has not been indifferent and has launched a blistering attack on the Saudi Crown Prince. 

  • U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (L) meets with Saudi Crown Price Mohammed bin Salman at the Royal Court in Riyadh on January 14, 2019. (Photo by AFP) 2019-01-14 20:59

    Pompeo in Mideast to corner Iran but Tehran not cowed

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been touring the Middle East to rally support against Iran, but Tehran is not impressed.

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2019-01-05 16:45

    2018: Saudis made a play for regional hegemony and tripped over a single murder

    The arrogant and impatient young Mohammed Bin Salman, who shouldered aside a raft of uncles and cousins to grab power as crown prince, is something new in Saudi history.

  • MBS after escaping criticism by removing al-Jubeir: senior Iranian lawmaker 2019-01-01 20:57

    MBS after escaping criticism by removing al-Jubeir: senior Iranian lawmaker

    TEHRAN – Chairman of the Iranian Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has said Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, known as MBS, has tried to escape criticism by changing the kingdom’s foreign minister. 

  • MBS 2018-12-31 11:33

    By Daniel Larison

    Mohammed bin Salman, regional menace

    Hisham Melhem has written a searing denunciation of Mohammed bin Salman (MBS)’s disastrous foreign policy record and his destabilizing domestic power grabs.

  • Saudi Arabia 2018-12-16 12:09

    By Nicholas Kristof

    So, I Asked People in Saudi Arabia About Their Mad, Murderous Crown Prince

    The U.S. has leverage over Riyadh. Let’s use it.

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — It’s awkward to find yourself in a police state interviewing people about their leader’s penchant for starving children, torturing women or dismembering critics.

  • Trump 2018-12-14 15:06

    By hamid Bayati  

    Trump impeachment and stigmatizing MBS; the fate in the Congress’s hand

    TEHRAN - Perhaps Mohammed bin Salman failed to imagine that his credibility and royal reputation, or what’s left of it, would depend on U.S. Senate, which has become a nightmare for him.

  • Senator Corker 2018-12-11 15:28

    Corker to introduce resolution holding Saudi crown prince 'responsible' for Khashoggi's death

    Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said on Monday evening that he is planning to introduce a resolution that would name Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as "responsible" for the death of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi.