Iran

By Attacking Syria, US Proved Fighting Daesh Not Its Priority

Tehran (Tasnim) – The director general of international affairs at the Iranian parliament slammed the recent US missile attack on a Syrian airfield, saying the move demonstrated that Washington still does not consider fighting the Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group as a priority. In remarks released on Friday, Hossein Amir Abdollahian deplored the US […]

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Amid War Crimes in Yemen, Saudi Fighter Pilots Get 60% Pay Hike

Sana’a (teleSUR) – As the Saudi military campaign against Yemen enters its third year, many airstrikes directly target civilians, which the U.N. calls war crimes. As Saudi Arabia’s jets continue to bomb Yemen for the third year in a row, killing more than 10,000 people, the Saudi Cabinet announced a pay increase of up to […]

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US Backing for Israel Cause of Regional, Global Insecurity: Iran

Tehran, Iran (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi dismissed US vice president’s claim that Tehran is destabilizing the region, saying it is Washington’s support for the Tel Aviv regime that intensifies insecurity and instability. “Unfortunately, the United States’ polices in support of the Zionist regime’s aggressive measures against the people of the region and […]

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Iran Condemns US-Sponsored Terrorism by Imposing Sanctions

Tehran, Iran (GPA) – In a response to blatant US aggression, Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 US companies for supporting Zionism, sponsoring terrorism, and violating basic human rights internationally. US-Sanctions Against Iran Just days ago, the United States announced new sanctions on 11 companies and individuals from China, the UAE, and North Korea. US-imposed sanctions […]

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Iranian Navy to Boost Presence in Int’l Waters: Commander

Tehran, Iran (Tasnim) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari highlighted the steps the Navy has taken to improve its capabilities and stressed the enhanced presence of his forces in high seas in the future. Speaking during a tour of Khoramshahr Naval Base in southwestern Iran, the commander underlined that the Navy is in possession […]

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Excluding Iraq From the Travel Ban Proves it was Never About “Terrorism”

Washington DC (GPA) Donald Trump is expected to reveal his new executive order on immigration today. The birthplace of ISIS– Iraq– is expected to be removed from the list. This makes true intentions behind the travel ban ever more clear: it was never about religion or terrorism, it’s only about power. All Countries on the List Have Muslim-Majority, But Not […]

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US War Rhetoric Pushing Iran, Russia, and North Korea Closer Together

Moscow (AntiMedia) – As the Trump administration continues to prove it is on a warpath with Middle Eastern adversary Iran, the country is looking to strengthen ties with America’s alleged enemies. As reported by the Associated Press, officials from both Iran and North Korea have said they want to strengthen relations. “We have always been after stability of […]

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Israeli Jet Flies Over Terrorists to Strike Syrian Army Positions

Damascus (GPA) – Israeli jets have targeted what they say was a weapons convoy bound for Hezbollah overnight, the only problem is that the forces transporting the weapons were troops from the Syrian Arab Army. An Israeli jet is alleged to have carried or bombings in both Syria and possibly Lebanese territory overnight, after bypassing […]

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Geopolitics Alert Podcast: US-Russia Relations Under Trump & What That Means for the Mid East

In this episode of Geopolitics Alert, Jim and Randi discuss how US-Russia relations under Trump will be pretty much just more of the same thing. What does this mean for NATO and Ukraine? Will Syria finally see peace? All of our work unless otherwise noted is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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New Military Alliance to Be Formed in Middle East

Combining available information to get the whole picture, one can see the situation in the Middle East changing drastically, especially as the US strategy is reviewed and new alliances are formed. The Trump administration is in talks with Middle East allies about forming a military alliance that would share intelligence with Israel to help counter […]

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