Europe Sends Medical Aid To Iran Using Sanctions Workaround

By Al-Monitor. -

In the first transaction of its kind, France, Germany and Britain have sent medical goods to Iran under a trade mechanism set up to bypass US sanctions against Tehran. In January 2019, the [...]

US Foreign Policy Is Becoming Unhinged

By Moon of Alabama, Information Clearinghouse. -

The Trump administration is reacting to the pandemic stress by lashing out at perceived internal and external enemies. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is leading the external onslaught. UN [...]

Media Struggle To Defend Washington’s Cruelty Toward Venezuela And Iran

Joe Emersberger, -

The request was not much of an “about-face” for Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro, because it was the same type of disaster relief loan the International Monetary Fund (IMF) gave to Ecuador in [...]

Top U.S. General Resists Trump Administration’s Efforts To Provoke War With Iran

By James North, Mondoweiss. -

A brave U.S. army lieutenant general may be risking his career to resist Trump administration efforts to provoke war with Iran. Robert P. White, who commands American forces in Iraq, last week [...]

In Letter To American People, Iranian President Raps Sanctions

By Hassan Rouhani, -

On behalf of the great Iranian nation, I write to the people of the United States of America on the occasion of the Iranian New Year (Nowruz). The coronavirus outbreak has endangered the health [...]

US Imposes Fresh Sanctions On Iran Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that Washington had blacklisted three Iranian entities for engaging in what he called “significant transactions” to trade in Iranian [...]

China Calls For Lifting Of U.S. Sanctions Against Iran

By Betsey Piette, -

Amid the fight against the coronavirus COVID-19, China called on March 16 for the immediate lifting of U.S. sanctions on Iran, one of the countries hardest hit by the pandemic. China’s call came [...]

Sanctions Against Iran And Venezuela During A Pandemic Are Cruel

By Vijay Prashad and Paola Estrada, -

Swiftly moves the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), dashing across continents, skipping over oceans, terrifying populations in every country. The numbers of those infected rises, as do the numbers [...]

To Help Stem Coronavirus, Lift Sanctions On Iran

By Ariel Gold and Medea Benjamin, -

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is far from the first proof of how intertwined we are as a global community. The climate crisis and the refugee crisis have long been glaring examples that the [...]

A Difficult Peace

By Sean Reynolds, -

Nearly a thousand of us were gathered in Chicago beneath the alarming edifice of Chicago’s “Trump Tower.” Iran’s General Qassem Soleimani had been brutally murdered the day before in Iraq, with [...]

Is The “Axis Of Resistance” In A Better Or Worse Position? The Martyr Qassem Soleimani Achieves Even More Than The Major General Did

By Elijah J Magnier, -

More than forty days ago a US drone assassinated Major General Qassem Soleimani, leader of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) – Quds Brigade and leader of the “Axis of the Resistance”. [...]

The Islamic Republic Of Iran (IRI) Called The Bluff Of The US And Made History

By Mohamad Shaaf, -

February 01, 2020 "Information Clearing House" -  Since the end of WWII the US, as the world hegemon, has conducted coups against many nations, including Iran in 1953. Although actions in 1953 [...]

Ajamu Baraka On The US War On Iran And Venezuela

By Alan Benjamin, Socialist Organizer. -

Across the country, people came out to say “NO U.S. War on Iran!” — including NO to the U.S. sanctions against Iran that are killing Iranian women and children daily — and to demand that the U.S. [...]

U.S. Demands Iraq Either Join U.S. War Against Iran Or Be Destroyed

U.S. officials have now made clear that if U.S. forces become removed from Iraq as Iraq’s Parliament unanimously demanded and Iraq’s Prime Minister affirmed on January 5th, then the U.S. will try [...]

The U.S. Is Recycling Its Big Lie About Iraq To Target Iran

By Nicolas J S Davies, -

This has led to an illegal regime of brutal sanctions, under which thousands of children are dying from preventable diseases and malnutrition, and to threats of another illegal U.S. war that [...]