United States

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  • 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.

  • U.S. officials 2019-05-15 11:06

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Upping the Ante: U.S. officials threaten Iran...again

    “The United States is not seeking war with the Iranian regime, but we are fully prepared to respond to any attack, whether by proxy, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, or regular Iranian forces.” —John Bolton

  • Donald Trump 2019-05-15 11:00

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The cost of Trump's behaviors for the United States

    The US foreign policy in the world has been condemned by many international actors. Washington has, on one hand, promoted unilateralism during the presidency of Donald Trump, and on the other hand, has caused irreparable harm to the diplomatic relations of the world.

  • Shireen Hunter 2019-04-08 11:54

    By Javad Heirannia

    America will strengthen its presence in the Persian Gulf: Shireen Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells the Tehran Times that “there is no way Oman can balance relations with Iran and the U.S.”

  • The International Court of Justice (ICJ) 2019-03-31 00:31

    ICJ writes letter to US on removal of unilateral sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN- The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has written a letter to the United States, Iran’s legal representative to the Court said, noting that May 15 is Washington’s deadline to provide ICJ with the information and details of its measures in regard to lifting unilateral sanctions on Tehran.

  • Trump’s Talks With Kim Jong-un Collapse, and Both Sides Point Fingers 2019-03-01 15:18

    Trump’s Talks With Kim Jong-un Collapse, and Both Sides Point Fingers

    The United States and North Korea offered conflicting accounts and traded blame on Thursday after a second summit meeting between President Trump and the North’s leader, Kim Jong-un, ended abruptly without any agreement on nuclear disarmament or easing tensions on the Korean Peninsula.

  • European Union 2019-02-25 10:37

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The behavioral paradox of Europe continues

    TEHRAN - The European Union has still not been able to define a clear relationship between itself and the United States. Some European politicians like the German Chancellor, the French President and, above all, the British prime minister are trying to continue to turn Europe into a passive act in the international system. In this equation, the independence of the European Union in the world has been completely questioned.

  • نادر انتصار 2019-02-24 10:49

    By Payman Yazdani

    ‘Transferring nuclear tech to Saudi is most destabilizing development’

    TEHRAN - Touching upon Trump’s attempt to transfer sensitive nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia, Prof. Entessar says this is the most destabilizing and dangerous development that will embolden Takfiri extremists.

  • Endless crises in the capitalist system 2019-02-13 22:45

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Endless crises in the capitalist system

    TEHRAN - The economic crisis in the United States and the European Union continues fact is that the capitalist system is unable to solve the economic crisis. The presence of Donald Trump at the head of the political and economic equation of the United States has accelerated the process. Holding sessions such as Group 20 and Group 7 has practically no benefit in this regard.

  • John Bolton 2019-02-03 19:53

    John Bolton is a serial arms control killer

    John Bolton relishes in targeting nuclear arms treaties. He is very good at it.

  • You cannot put lipstick on a pig and make it pretty 2019-02-02 10:30

    By Martin Love

    You cannot put lipstick on a pig and make it pretty

    NORTH CAROLINA - It is obvious.  Piggish American imperialistic foreign policy under Trump aims to overthrow uncooperative foreign governments and install subservient regimes, often to make way for the plundering of natural resources and to open markets for U.S. corporations, particularly arms makers.

  • Trump JCPOA 2019-02-01 15:22

    Iran unilateralism may undermine America’s financial hegemony

    Last May, the United States reinstated economic sanctions on Iran, despite vehement opposition from its European allies. The United States had already unilaterally pulled out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, where Iran agreed to give up on its nuclear ambitions in return for sanction relief and reintegration into the world economy.

  • Mario Cimadevilla 2019-02-01 12:51

    By Heshmatollah Rahnama

    The truth is gradually emerging 

    TEHRAN - In an undisclosed report, Mario Cimadevilla, an Argentine lawyer, former senator, and  AMIA (Argentine Israelite Mutual Association) accused the Maruricio Macri government for lack of transparency and fraud in AMIA case. 

  • Marc Finaud, the former French Foreign Ministry spokesman 2019-02-01 12:40

    By Javad Heirannia

    EU committed to finalize SPV: Finaud

    TEHRAN - Marc Finaud, the former French Foreign Ministry spokesman, says that the position of the European Union and its Member States regarding support for full implementation of the JCPOA has been clearly reaffirmed on several occasions and will not be changed even if some EU countries participate in Warsaw's Conference.

  • Zarif slams U.S. arbitrary arrest of Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi 2019-01-25 14:13

    Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi freed from U.S. jail

    The U.S. government has released without charge Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi after 10 days of illegal detention, her family has announced.

  • Trump 2019-01-23 11:36

    By Thomas Wright

    Trump’s Foreign Policy is no longer unpredictable

    Gone are the days of a divided administration

    It has become a commonplace to describe the foreign policy of U.S. President Donald Trump as unpredictable. But doing so mischaracterizes the man and the policy. In fact, although Trump’s actions may often be shocking, they are rarely surprising. His most controversial positions—questioning NATO, seeking to pull out of Syria, starting trade wars—are all consistent with the worldview he has publicly espoused since the 1980s.

  • Robert David Steele 2019-01-23 09:18

    By Javad Heirannia

    Who is winning in USA? Trump or Pelosi? Was a coup averted? What is next?

    TEHRAN - Robert David Steele, a former Marine Corps infantry officer and CIA spy who was recommended for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2017, regularly answers questions for Tehran Times.

  • Protestors urge release of Iranian journo from U.S. jail 2019-01-21 11:47

    Protestors urge release of Iranian journo from U.S. jail

    TEHRAN – Iranian protesters on Sunday rallied outside the Swiss Embassy in Tehran, which represents American interests, to condemn the detention in Washington of Press TV journalist and news presenter Marzieh Hashemi.

  • Marzieh Hashemi 2019-01-21 10:07

    By Sondoss Al Asaad

    Why Marzieh Hashemi?

    BEIRUT - Marzieh Hashemi, aka Melanie Franklin, is a veteran American-African journalist who has converted to Islam, in the wake of the 1979's Islamic revolution and has worked as a journalist in the Islamic Republic of Iran, since 2008.

  • Poland's President Andrzej Duda and U.S President Donald Trump a 2019-01-20 10:42

    By Payman Yazdani

    Poland is weak and submissive enough to host U.S.’ aggression against Iran and Russia: expert

    TEHRAN - Commenting on the U.S. isolation and differences with its heavy weight European allies on Middle East, Anthony Cartalucci says that poland is the only weak and submissive european nation which is forced to host American’s aggrasion against Iran and Russia.

  • Human activists in England voice their protest against Marzieh Hashemi’s detention   2019-01-19 13:38

    Human rights activists in England voice their protest against Marzieh Hashemi’s detention  

    TEHRAN — A group of Human rights activists in England have shown their protest against the illegal detention of the American-born journalist working for Iran’s TV, Marzieh Hashmi, in the United Sates. 

  • Zarif slams U.S. arbitrary arrest of Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi 2019-01-19 12:30

    ‘Victimized for advocating African Americans’

    U.S. District Court confirms Press TV journalist detained as a material witness

    TEHRAN –Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi was arrested in the U.S. for her advocacy of African Americans, says a petition on change.org under the headline “FREE MARZIEH HASHEMI - American Citizen- Journalist”. crimes. 

  • American-born Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi imprisoned in U.S., denied hijab, halal food  2019-01-16 16:47

    American-born Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi imprisoned in U.S., denied hijab, halal food 

    TEHRAN — Marzieh Hashemi, an American-born journalist and anchor, working for Press TV, Iran’s English-language television news network, was imprisoned on as-yet-undefined charges in the United States.

  • Rouhani 2018-12-10 20:30

    Iran’s president: OPEC agreement dealt yet a new blow to U.S.

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ recent agreement in Vienna marked a new defeat for the U.S. and thwarted its intrusive plots.

  • Iran-Pakistan_Afghanistan 2018-12-05 23:39

    Iran, Pakistan vow to expand bilateral trade, reaffirm support for Afghan peace process

    TEHRAN - Relations between Iran and Pakistan have improved considerably since the PTI government led by Imran Khan came to power in Islamabad, replacing PML (N) government, which was seen heavily tilted towards Saudi Arabia.

  • 2018 G20 summit 2018-12-05 09:15

    By Hanif Ghafari

    The G20 fruitless summit

    TEHRAN - The 2018 G20 summit in Buenos Aires, was the thirteenth meeting of Group of Twenty (G20), which was held on 30 November and 1 December 2018 in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  • Trump 2018-11-17 10:06

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Democrats V.S Trump: The dispute is intensified

    TEHRAN - The mid-term elections in the United States ended with the majority of Republicans in the Senate, and Democrats' victory in the House of Representatives. Democrats in the House of Representatives are now preparing themselves to confront Trump and challenge his position at the White House, as they seem to be disappointed with the resistance of the Senate to Trump and his friends.

  • George W. Bush 2018-11-16 13:50

    U.S. has spent six trillion dollars on wars that killed 500,000 people since 9/11: Study

    A study has revealed that the United States has spent nearly $6 trillion on wars that directly contributed to the deaths of about half a million people since the September 11, 2001 attacks.

  • Recep Tayyip Erdogan 2018-11-11 15:35

    Turkey’s president says recording of Khashoggi’s killing was given to U.S.

    WASHINGTON — Turkey said on Saturday that it had turned over an audio recording of the killing of a Saudi dissident to the United States and other Western countries, intensifying the pressure on President Trump to take stronger punitive measures against his allies in Saudi Arabia.

  • U.S. Action Group dreaming of re-enacting 1953 coup: Zarif 2018-11-09 13:47

    ‘Have you no shame’, Zarif tells Pompeo

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday asked his U.S. counterpart Mike Pompeo that “have you no shame” for the Saudi starvation of the Yemeni people.