U.S. Senate


  • U.S. Senate approves Nicholas Burns as China envoy 2021-12-17 18:14

    U.S. Senate approves Nicholas Burns as China envoy

    TEHRAN - The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to back the nomination of long-time American diplomat Nicholas Burns to be the U.S. ambassador to China, ending 11-month wrangling over the key nomination.

  • David Schultz 2021-01-29 10:25

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Trump isolated America and divided the nation: professor

    The U.S. House of Representatives on Monday presented to the Senate a single article of impeachment accusing former President Donald Trump of inciting insurrection in a speech to his supporters before the deadly attack on the Capitol, setting in motion his second impeachment trial.

  • Protesters outside the Supreme Court in April 2018. (Credit: Andrew Harnik/Associated Press) 2020-07-24 18:14

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Trump’s Muslim ban: For the sake of safer America or anti-Muslim bigots

    House Democrats on Wednesday voted to pass a legislation that would revoke the U.S. President Donald Trump administration’s controversial order banning entry to immigrants from mostly Muslim-majority countries.

  • Trump 2020-05-08 19:00

    U.S. Senate fails to contain Trump’s Iran war powers

    TEHRAN — The U.S. Senate on Thursday failed to override a presidential veto of a War Powers resolution that would have required the U.S. president to seek congressional authorization before taking any military action against Iran.

  • U.S. Senate 2020-02-14 16:16

    By staff and agencies

    U.S. Senate votes to limit Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran

    The U.S. Senate passed a legislation on Thursday to limit President Donald Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran.

  • Donald Trump 2019-12-21 10:27

    By Martin Love

    If it had a soul, America may have lost it

    NORTH CAROLINA - So, Donald Trump has been impeached. So what, one must say, aside from the fact that he is only the third President to have ever been so stained by the U.S. House of Representatives (exactly along party lines), which will no doubt drive him to even more error because of his vast, narcissistic nature.

  • سنای آمریکا 2019-06-29 20:43

    'A colossal mistake': GOP-controlled Senate votes down measure blocking Iran military strike

    WASHINGTON (USA Today) – The GOP-controlled Senate defeated a measure Friday that would have blocked President Donald Trump from launching a military strike against Iran unless he got explicit congressional approval.

  • پنتاگون 2019-03-18 22:26

    Pentagon budget shows U.S. paranoia of China

    TEHRAN - The U.S. paranoia about Chinese threat is evident in the defense budget released by Pentagon, which talks about Chinese bombers, Chinese hypersonic missiles. Chinese cyber-attacks, and Chinese anti-satellite weapons.

  • Trump 2018-12-29 12:35

    By Max Greenwood

    Majority in poll want Trump impeached or censured

    Nearly 60 percent of U.S. voters surveyed say President Trump should be either impeached and removed from office or formally censured, according to a new Harvard CAPS/Harris poll released exclusively to The Hill.

  • Yemeni children 2018-12-17 10:49

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The U.S. Senate's role in the killing of Yemeni children

    TEHRAN - The U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to end American military assistance for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen. This was reported by the media as the strongest show of bipartisan defiance against Trump’s support for the Saudi family over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist who was against bin Salman policies.

  • 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

  • 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.