NATO

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  • U.S. in Afghanistan 2018-11-13 09:56

    ‘U.S. failed in Afghanistan’: Russia

    TEHRAN _ A few days after Moscow hosted landmark ‘peace talks’ on Afghanistan, a senior Russian diplomat said Moscow has offered to broker Afghan peace talks because the U.S. has failed in bringing peace to the war-ravaged country.

  • Trump 2018-10-15 11:53

    By Fatemeh Mohammadipour

    'Trump will not be president forever'

    TEHRAN - Europeans are annoyed by Trump's hostility to traditional U.S. allies and his attacks on NATO, however, Trump will not be president forever.

  • Tehran rejects NATO chief’s remarks on its missile program 2018-10-05 20:02

    Tehran rejects NATO chief’s remarks on its missile program

    TEHRAN – Tehran has dismissed allegations raised by the NATO Secretary General against Iran’s missile program and regional policies, saying that Jens Stoltenberg had better be concerned about the unilateral and dangerous policies of the U.S.

  • NATO 2018-09-23 13:32

    By Saeed Sobhani 

    The conflict between White House and NATO

    As Politico reported, So far, the defense-centered core of the Western alliance has proven strikingly sturdy, even as U.S.-European collaboration has collapsed on other issues, such as climate change, trade and Iran. The Trump administration pleasantly surprised many across the Atlantic by nearly doubling the Obama-era program to fund U.S. military presence in Europe. Almost 1,000 Americans in uniform are now deployed in Poland. By most accounts, the alliance’s ability to discourage Moscow from testing NATO’s resolve has never been better.

  • Trump 2018-09-12 10:28

    By Fatemeh Mohammadipour

    Everything will return to normal after Trump's gone: professor

    TEHRAN - President Donald Trump has done a lot of questionable action since he was in office, including issues within the United States - changing members of the cabinet, advisers and dismissal of director - and issues outside the United States, including the systematic withdrawal of international treaties and economic and political tensions with its former allies.

  • Trump 2018-09-11 11:48

    By Fatemeh Mohammadipour

    U.S. will not leave NATO: Boston professor

    President Donald Tramp has done a lot of questionable action since he was in office, including issues within the United States - changing members of the cabinet, advisers and dismissal of director - and issues outside the United States, including the systematic withdrawal of international treaties and economic and political tensions with its former allies.

  • U.S. commander to Afghanistan 2018-09-06 00:37

    Time to end Afghan war, says U.S. commander

    TEHRAN - Bearing testimony to America’s failures in Afghanistan, the outgoing commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan Gen. John W. Nicholson urged all sides to bring an end to the protracted war.

  • Peter Jenkins 2018-09-04 11:09

    By Javad Heirannia

    European army is much closer to aspiration than reality: Jenkins

    TEHRAN - Peter Jenkins, former UK Ambassador to the IAEA and UN says that “In theory, Europe is perfectly capable of forming a treaty-based collective security organisation from which the United States and Canada (and maybe the United Kingdom) are excluded.”

  • U.S. Commander in Afghanistan 2018-09-04 10:44

    New commander for U.S. forces in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN - In a significant move at a time when the U.S. is facing defeat in its longest war in Afghanistan, U.S. Army General Scott Miller has assumed command of U.S. and NATO forces in the war-ravaged country

  • Marc Finaud 2018-09-03 10:16

    By Javad Heirannia

    EU not wait for Trump to start building its common security: Former diplomat

    TEHRAN - Marc Finaud, France Former spokesman of Foreign Ministry says that “EU did not wait for Trump to start building its common security and defence policy, including by including in the Lisbon Treaty an assistance clause even stronger than the one in the NATO Treaty.”

  • Pastori Gianluca 2018-09-02 12:09

    Security partnership with Russia is important for Europe: Italian expert

    Commenting on recent French president’s remarks, Dr. Pastori Gianluca says by emphasizing the need to engage Moscow in a ‘security partnership’, Macron touches an important point.

  • Professor Smith 2018-08-27 14:18

    By Fatemeh Mohammadipour

    China has shaken American domination over world order: Professor Smith

    TEHRAN - President Donald Tramp has done a lot of questionable action since he was in office, including issues within the United States - changing members of the cabinet, advisers and dismissal of director - and issues outside the United States, including the systematic withdrawal of international treaties and economic and political tensions with its former allies.

  • ISIS 2018-08-26 10:21

    Who delivers weapons to ISIS, asks Russia

    TEHRAN - The debate over who helps militants in Afghanistan has again come alive. Russia has noticed unidentified helicopters delivering weapons to the Taliban and ISIS fighters in northern Afghanistan, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a press briefing on Thursday.

  • Basir Ahang 2018-08-21 08:57

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    U.S. and NATO neglect Afghan Shia massacres

    TEHRAN - As the security situation in Afghanistan deteriorates, the government in Kabul is finding itself in troubled waters. According to the UN, civilian deaths recorded a new high in the first half of this year. Meanwhile, the targeted attacks on Hazara Shias of Afghanistan also continue unabated.

  • Osman Faruk Logoglu 2018-08-19 11:34

    By Payman Yazdani

    Turkish economy will not collapse: Logoglu

    TEHRAN - Referring to strong economy of Turkey, Senior member of Turkey’s CHP member says the evangelical circles in the USA, have turned the Pastor Brunson issue into a show case to win the millions of evangelical votes in the upcoming mid-term elections in November.

  • ‘Hollow threats’ by U.S. rulers not deserving response: Rouhani 2018-08-15 21:23

    Caspian convention barred NATO: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday a recent convention signed by the Caspian littoral states has barred the North Atlantic Treaty Organization from the Caspian Sea.

  • Recep Tayyip Erdogan 2018-08-12 15:33

    By Recep Tayyip Erdogan

    How Turkey sees the crisis with the U.S.

    Unilateral actions against Turkey by the United States will undermine American interests and force Turkey to look for other friends and allies.

  • 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.”

  • 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.

  •  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.

  • NATO summit brussels 2018 2018-07-25 14:24

    By Hanif Ghafari

    NATO is worried about Trump!

    In recent days, Western analysts have analyzed and evaluated various aspects of the tensions and challenges among NATO members. The majority of NATO members are European countries.

  •  Marvin Zonis 2018-07-24 12:28

    Sanctions and stirring unrest are Trump’s approach toward Iran: Prof. Zonis

    Marvin Zonis, a professor of international political economy at Chicago University, is of the view that U.S. President is a pathological narcissist that tries to press Iran by increasing sanctions and stirring domestic unrest.

  • NATO summit brussels 2018 2018-07-15 10:57

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

    NATO and the puzzle of a nuclear deal with Iran

    A meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Heads of State and Government was held on Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 July 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. NATO leaders met in Brussels amidst a terse environment that threatens to further weaken the post-war order.

  • U.S. troops 2018-07-15 10:17

    Trump won’t pull U.S. troops from Afghanistan, Ghani says after NATO Summit

    TEHRAN _ After their meeting at the NATO Summit, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said he does not believe U.S. President Donald Trump will withdraw American troops from Afghanistan, where the U.S. in involved in the longest and disastrous war in its history.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2018-07-13 21:29

    Foreign Ministry says ‘NATO concern over Iran’s missile program is completely unfounded and pointless’ 

    Iran rejects accusations contained in NATO statement 

    Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Thursday dismissed the anti-Iran allegations raised in a statement issued at a summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Brussels.

  • Despite no desirable results, UK to almost double its troops in Afghanistan 2018-07-12 13:03

    Despite no desirable results, UK to almost double its troops in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN - The UK government is all set to double its troops in war-torn Afghanistan following a request from U.S. President Donald Trump to augment NATO reinforcements in the wake of deteriorating security situation. The decision came a day before the NATO Summit in Belgium.

  • Solana 2018-06-25 13:30

    Ex-NATO chief Solana denied entry to U.S. for visiting Iran

    The United States has denied entry to the former secretary general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and former Spanish foreign minister, Javier Solana, for his trip to Iran, a country put by President Trump on his blacklist.

  • Abdel Fattah el-sisi and bin Salman 2018-05-25 14:00

    By Javad Heirannia

    Saudi Arabia’s desperate alliance moves

    TEHRAN – The establishment of security pacts and alliances among countries demands high levels of cooperation from its member to deal effectively with different threats. Saudi Arabia and Egypt, for instance, have called for an “Arab NATO” to “wipe terrorism from the face of the earth.” This proposed alliance already faces various internal and external challenges, for instance over the future of the Assad government in Syria and how to deal with conflicts in Libya and Yemen.

  • Russia and West 2018-04-23 09:13

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Conflicts intensified between Russia and West

    TEHRAN - Relations between Russia and NATO are now at the worst condition after the Cold War. "Mikhail Gorbachev", the last Soviet President, had warned about the re-start of Cold War between the White House and the Kremlin before. But now Russian officials believe that the constant and extensive conflicts between Moscow and the West leads them to much more complicated conditions than that of the Cold War time.