West Asia

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  • Iran-U.S. 2020-07-04 14:26

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Why is Tehran not going to a settlement with Trump?

    It seems that the time is not proper for settlement talks between Tehran and Washington as the nuclear deal is heading for a total failure.

  • Marvin Zonis 2020-06-28 18:52

    By Marvin Zonis

    The United Nations in West Asia

    When one contemplates the role of the UN in West Asia, one thinks immediately of its role in the ongoing and intractable conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinians. In what their many decades-long conflict over control of land and their ability to govern that land, the UN has failed to bring any resolution of that conflict.

  • Yon Machmudi, the head of the Department of Middle East and Islamic Studies at the University of Indonesia 2020-06-28 11:03

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    UN has turned blind eye to rights violations in tyrannical regimes in West Asia: Indonesian academic

    “We need structural reform in the UN to meet independent countries' demands”

    THRAN - Yon Machmudi, the head of the Department of Middle East and Islamic Studies at the University of Indonesia, says human rights violations are rampant in dictatorial regime in West Asia but they face no “condemnation by the UN” because they are supported by great powers in the West.

  • Amal Wahdan, a Palestinian activist 2020-06-23 10:45

    By Amir Mohammad Esmaeili

    West Bank annexation plan is a 21st century apartheid with Trump’s approval: Amal Wahdan

    TEHRAN - Amal Wahdan, a Palestinian activist who has been campaigning for the liberation of Palestine, tells the Tehran Times that the plan by Israel to annex the West Bank is a “new apartheid” that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “would not dare” to implement without the “approval of Donald Trump and his circle”.

  • Menorah 2020-06-22 15:15

    By Diego Vida

    The Hebraism untold

    The Zionist regime is the real cause of the destabilization in West Asia as the Palestinians claim since they started to lose their land after the invasion of the French Zionists during the world war 1 right after the fall of the Ottoman Empire. This process of occupation was intended to create the puppet state of Israel.

  • Mick Napier is a founder member of Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign, a campaigner against the crimes of the UK government, and a commentator on current affairs with specific reference to Palestine and West Asia. 2020-06-12 18:23

    By Mick Napier

    Netanyahu's latest land grab

    Israel is now openly planning the incorporation of a huge chunk of the Palestinian West Bank into Israel. As usual, the Zionist project seizes the maximum amount of land while excluding the maximum number of Palestinians, who will be herded into areas and denied citizenship.

  • Majid Takht-Ravanchi 2020-04-22 19:08

    Iran’s ambassador to UN says ‘people in the entire region’ want the U.S. to leave

    U.S. opposing good relations between Iran, neighbors: Takht-Ravanchi

    TEHRAN — Majid Takht-Ravanchi, Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations, has said Iran is ready to make amends with its neighbors while the U.S. remains the main obstacle to peace in Western Asia.

  • Zarif 2020-02-16 20:56

    Zarif says pushed for tension de-escalation in West Asia region in Munich 

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who had attended the Munich Security Conference (MSC) said on Sunday that he discussed ways to advance “the cause of peace” and de-escalating tension in the West Asia region. 

  • Zarif: West Asia filled with war, extremism due to foreign meddling 2019-02-07 01:22

    Zarif: West Asia filled with war, extremism due to foreign meddling

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that the West Asia region has been filled with war, extremism and destructive actions due to foreign interference.

  • dehqani 2018-12-17 21:30

    Interferences prevent stabilizing Mideast, Iran regrets

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Gholam-Hossein Dehqani said on Monday that interferences by extra-regional countries prevent a stabilization of the Middle East.

  • Iran able to defend West Asia under 12 minutes: IRGC 2018-10-12 18:32

    Iran able to defend West Asia under 12 minutes: IRGC

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Friday that the Islamic Republic enjoys the military power to defend West Asia in less than 12 minutes.