Category: Tehran

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Jan
2021

Gulf unity as the curtain falls on the Trump termGulf unity as the curtain falls on the Trump term

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The Persian Gulf monarchies have met today at the 41st annual six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit held at Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia.  This marks the first step toward ending a three-year diplomatic crisis that divided US defense partners. “The 41st summit marks the beginning of a new chapter for the GCC […]

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Dec
2020

“Walk the streets of Damascus, and listen to the people concerning US sanctions and aggression against Syria.” American activist advises President-elect Joe Biden.“Walk the streets of Damascus, and listen to the people concerning US sanctions and aggression against Syria.” American activist advises President-elect Joe Biden.

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The Syrian crisis which began in 2011 has left many wondering what it was really about.  Most western news observers may be confused, disinterested, or have bought-in to the lies they were told by the media. However, there is an American woman who has become an expert on the […]

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Nov
2020

The end of the war in Syria will come as part of the agreement between Iran and China,” says Iranian foreign policy analystThe end of the war in Syria will come as part of the agreement between Iran and China,” says Iranian foreign policy analyst

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator As the US changes leadership, new opportunities for re-alignment may open up for the Middle East and the wider region.  To understand more fully the implications presented in conflicts ranging from the US-Iran tension, the Syrian war, and the role of Turkey and Israel in the destabilization of the […]

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Jul
2020

REPORT: Some Experts Say Explosion At Iranian Nuclear Plant Was An AttackREPORT: Some Experts Say Explosion At Iranian Nuclear Plant Was An Attack

July 07, 2020 12:26 PM ET A massive and highly sensitive Iranian nuclear facility exploded last week in what some experts say was likely a sabotage attack, the Washington Post reported. The Iran Centrifuge Assembly Center, located in the country’s Natanz uranium enrichment complex, has been operating since 2018. An explosion Thursday shook the building, […]

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Mar
2020

US Strikes Iran-Backed Militia That Hit Iraq BaseUS Strikes Iran-Backed Militia That Hit Iraq Base

March 12, 2020 7:33 PM ET U.S. forces in Iraq launched airstrikes Thursday against Iranian-backed Shia militia members believed to be responsible for Wednesday’s rocket attack on Camp Taji, north of Baghdad, that killed two Americans and one British service member while wounding fifteen more. WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials: US airstrikes underway against Iran-backed militia […]

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Jan
2020

British Ambassador Detained And Let Go After Appearing At Tehran ProtestBritish Ambassador Detained And Let Go After Appearing At Tehran Protest

January 12, 2020 12:02 PM ET Britain’s ambassador to Iran was arrested and then let go after appearing at a protest in Tehran. Hundreds of Iranian citizens took to the streets Saturday after learning that their government had lied about who was responsible for a plane crash that killed 176 civilians. (RELATED: Iranian Military Apologizes For […]

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Jan
2020

Iran admits to accidentally shooting down UIA 752Iran admits to accidentally shooting down UIA 752

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss breaking news that Iran President Hassan Rouhani has admitted that a senior IRGC commander accidentally shot down the Ukrainian UIA 752 plane that took off from Tehran’s international airport amid tensions between Iran, Iraq and the United […]

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Nov
2019

Iranian Snipers Killed More Than 100 Protesters, Amnesty International SaysIranian Snipers Killed More Than 100 Protesters, Amnesty International Says

November 20, 2019 11:22 AM ET Iranian snipers killed more than 100 protesters in 21 cities throughout Iran in the past week, Amnesty International said Tuesday. The London-based Amnesty International said snipers shooting from rooftops, and once from a helicopter, shot over 100 protesters throughout the last week. Protests began on Nov. 15 after an […]

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