www.expressbusinessdirectory.com www.facebook.com www.cooplareggia.it www.phoronix.com pharman4.dreamwidth.org yelloyello.com www.classifiedads.com www.diigo.com www.inaturalist.org wanelo.co
Home / Middle East / Iran


Europe evades sanctions, sends medical gear to Iran

BERLIN -UNS: European nations have delivered medical goods to Iran in the first transaction under the Instex mechanism set up to evade American sanctions on Tehran, the German foreign ministry said Tuesday. “France, Germany and the United Kingdom confirm that Instex has successfully concluded its first transaction, facilitating the export …

Read More »

Iran’s Zarif says Soleimani killing dangerous escalation

TEHRAN (AFP) – Iran’s foreign minister slammed the killing on Friday of Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani as a dangerous escalation and warned the United States would bear responsibility for the consequences. “The US’ act of international terrorism, targeting and assassinating General Soleimani… is extremely dangerous and a foolish escalation,” …

Read More »

Gen Bajwa, Hassan Rouhani discuss regional security, mutual interests

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javaed Bajwa on Tuesday met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehren. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), matters pertaining to regional security environment and mutual interest came under discussion during the meeting. Speaking on the occasion, …

Read More »

Can the US make Iran sanctions stick?

By James M. Dorsey Recent Iranian trade figures suggest that the United Arab Emirates, a strong backer of US efforts to squeeze Iran economically, could emerge alongside China as the Islamic republic’s foremost lifeline in seeking to blunt the impact of harsh sanctions. Russia and Oman rather than Europe are …

Read More »

US, Iran: Is Trump shooting from the hip or following a script?

By James M. Dorsey Message to Abu Dhabi, Riyadh and Tel Aviv: Not to worry, US President Donald J. Trump has no intention of meeting his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, unconditionally. On the contrary, Mr. Trump’s surprise announcement that he is willing to talk to Mr. Rouhani is likely part …

Read More »