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  • Trump - Kim meeting at DMZ 2019-07-01 22:56

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email:

    The messages hidden in a meeting

    The leaders of the United States and North Korea met at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) in the borders that divide North and South Korea. The meeting was about 50 minutes long. The two sides were inside North Korea’s borders only for the initial greetings and handshakes and after taking some pictures they had their talks inside the territory of South Korea.

  • Media 2019-04-27 10:16

    By Alan Macleod 

    Dictator: Media code for ‘Government we don’t like’

    FAIR - Let’s start with a quiz: Quick! Name some dictators! I’m willing to bet most of you responded with just a few of the same names: Assad, Putin, Castro, Kim Jong-un, Gaddafi, Maduro. This is not because they are the only dictators in the world (far from it), or that all of them even necessarily qualify for the title, but precisely because these are the figures most constantly labeled as such by our media.

  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, photographed during a meeting in Pyongyang. 2019-04-18 19:46

    North Korea: If US wants to talk, put someone 'more mature' than Pompeo in charge

    North Korea's Foreign Ministry has issued a stinging rebuke of United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, hours after the country claimed to have tested a new tactical weapon.

  • Hassan Rouhani, Donald Trump, and Kim Jong Un 2019-04-07 12:50

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Resolving the North Korea crisis through the Iran deal

    The second U.S.-North Korea summit in Vietnam failed to reach a nuclear deal despite hopes of a face-saving outcome. Still possible is an escalation of the crisis, which would have a disastrous outcome.

  • Zarif - Trump 2019-03-02 11:56

    Zarif to Trump: Flip-flops don’t make for serious diplomacy

    TEHRAN – Following the collapse of nuclear talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi on Thursday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad said on Friday that Trump “should have now realized that photo opportunities and flip-flops don’t make for serious diplomacy."

  • 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.

  • US President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address, alongside Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2019. (Photo by AFP) 2019-02-06 11:54

    Trump delivers 2nd State of Union address

    U.S. President Donald Trump has delivered his second State of the Union address after the speech was postponed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for almost two weeks over the government shutdown.

  • Trump 2018-12-29 20:36

    Syed Zafar Mehdi

    In 2018, Trump’s erratic belligerence spiraled

    TEHRAN - As we get ready to bid adieu to 2018, an eventful year marked by trials, tribulations and triumphs, it is time to look back at some of the major developments that shaped the year.

  • North Korea tests ‘ultramodern tactical weapon’ 2018-11-16 13:32

    North Korea tests ‘ultramodern tactical weapon’: state media

    North Korea’s state media says the country’s leader Kim Jong-un has witnessed the test of an ultramodern tactical weapon in his first publicized visit to a weapons test site since the country’s test-launch of an ICBM last November.

  • Kim Jong Un 2018-10-09 15:33

    Where Will Kim Jong Un go next? U.S. and Russia both want to see North Korea's Supreme Leader

    North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un is in unprecedented demand as the United States and Russia launch bids for face-to-face meetings with the young ruler, whose recent peace initiative has won over leaders of the two countries.

  • Qatar, Kuwait speak out against Trump’s action 2018-08-18 10:43

    By Eisa Kameli

    A recipe for disaster or a path towards World Peace?

    New York - On May 8, 2018, President Trump officially announced his decision to exit the “Iran Deal” known as the JCPOA – Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – that was struck between Iran and P5+1 in 2015. The U.S. President’s view of this deal, considered from his very initial comments as a presidential candidate, served as a great indicator of the new U.S. administration’s broader change of course with regards to the conduct of diplomacy that would be sought under his leadership; a so- called direction that needs to be dealt with in a precise way.

  • Arthur I. Cyr 2018-07-10 11:15

    By Payman Yazdani

    No major international development occurred after Trump, Un meeting: Dr. Cyr

    TEHRAN - Commenting on talks between the leaders of the U.S. and North Korea, Dr. Arthur I. Cyr believes that the Summit meetings are most successful and important when used to confirm consequential agreements, negotiated in detail in advance.

  • Singapore Summit 2018-06-21 11:50

    By Lachin Rezaian

    Trump rips up JCPOA to reduce Iran regional importance, foster internal division

    TEHRAN – Internationally recognized strategist of the multipolar world and the founder of Difference Group Dan Steinbock said Trump pulled US out of JCPOA under the name of freedom and democracy, but in fact due to interest in Iran’s energy resources, to reduce Iran's regional importance, and to foster internal division.

  • Trump-Kim meeting 2018-06-13 14:39

    By staff & agencies

    North Korea, U.S. sign ‘comprehensive’ document after historic summit

    The United States President Donald Trump and North Korea Leader Kim Jong-un have signed a document described by the American leader as important and comprehensive, following a historic summit between the two in Singapore, The document that many analysts called it doubtful deal.

  • trump 2018-06-12 22:16

    Iran: ‘We do not know what type of person N. Korean leader negotiating with’

    TEHRAN – Iranian government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said on Tuesday that “we don’t know what type of person the North Korean leader is negotiating with”.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-06-11 18:19

    Iran cautions North Korea ahead of Trump-Kim summit

    TEHRAN – Iran said on Monday that it welcomes any attempt to restore peace and stability to the Korean Peninsula but advised Pyongyang to practice vigilance in dealing with “oath-breaking” Washington.

  • Mousavian 2018-06-08 14:14

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Making a nuclear deal with Trump: Some advice for Kim Jong Un

    A former Iranian nuclear negotiator says Pyongyang must insist on phased disarmament

    U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are supposed to meet in Singapore on June 12. The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) is at a critical juncture.

  • Trump and Kim Jong-un 2018-05-08 11:02

    By Fateme Mohammadipour

    ‘North Korea disarmament program will be stopped with JCPOA abolition’

    TEHRAN - The two Korean leaders met each other last week. The North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, expressed his hope at the start of the summit that the outcome of the talks would be constructive.

  • Robert R. Bianchi 2018-05-06 12:07

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump government is shooting star, soon vanish: Bianchi

    TEHRAN – Robert R. Bianchi, a Professor at the University of Chicago, believes that “The Trump government is a shooting star, soon to vanish without a trace.”

  • دیدار تاریخی رهبران دو کره‎ 2018-05-05 11:11

    By Wang Li

    Three key steps in Kim Jong-un’s diplomacy

    Not long time ago, Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), had been dubbed as the “little rocket man”, and DPRK was called the “rogue state” by the U.S. President Trump alongside some media in the West.

  • دیدار رهبران دو کره 2018-04-27 14:59

    Leaders of Koreas agree to complete denuclearization, efforts to build peace

    The leaders of South Korea and North Korea reaffirmed their commitment to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula Friday, while also agreeing to reduce their conventional weapons pending the outcome of their joint efforts to reduce military tension and promote a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula.

  • Leaders of two Koreas 2018-04-27 13:32

    Leaders of two Koreas hold historic meeting

    PANMUNJOM/GOYANG, South Korea (Joint Press Corps-Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un vowed sincere efforts to make progress at their bilateral summit Friday in the Joint Security Area of Panmunjom, which Moon said now symbolizes peace, instead of division.

  • North Korea, South korea 2018-02-13 11:11

    North Korean leader praises 'sincere, impressive' South Korea

    North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, has praised the “warm climate of reconciliation and dialogue” after a delegation returned from their three-day visit to the South for the Winter Olympics.

  • Trump 2018-01-17 02:25

    By Ahmad Mohammad Bagher

    Trump, the controversial president in 2017

    A year into his presidency, U.S. President Donald Trump has made overwhelmingly controversial decisions and has taken stances that affected the world one way or another.