US Shuts Down Iranian Websites For Confronting Imperialism And Colonialism

By Richard Medhurst, RT. -

The US seizure of Iranian-linked websites sends a clear message to the rest of the world – Washington will harass and silence media who dare to challenge the approved narrative. This week, the [...]

How Biden Helped Hardliner Raisi Win Iran Election

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

It was common knowledge that a U.S. failure to rejoin the Iran nuclear deal (known as the JCPOA) before Iran’s June presidential election would help conservative hard-liners to win the election. [...]

US ‘Seizes’ Iranian And Other Regional News Sites

By People's Dispatch. -

On Tuesday, June 22, the US government “seized” several news websites, alleging their involvement in spreading “disinformation” and calling them a “threat to national security”. The seized [...]

Inside Iran: Elections, Democracy, Sabotage, Sanctions And Resistance

By Rania Khalek, BreakThrough News. -

As Iran prepares for presidential elections, Rania Khalek is joined by Iranian scholar at Columbia University Navid Zarrinnal on her program Dispatches to discuss developments in Iran, from the [...]

Iran Says US Has Yet To Offer Enough Sanctions Relief

By Dave DeCamp, -

The fourth round of talks aimed at reviving the Iran nuclear deal kicked off in Vienna on Friday. Iran’s top negotiator said he believes the US is “serious” about returning to the agreement but [...]

The Leaked Zarif Tape: What Western Media Heard And What He Actually Said

By Navid Zarrinnal, Mintpress News. -

Tehran, Iran - On April 25, the Saudi-funded and U.K.-backed “Iran International” released a leaked audio recording of Iran’s foreign minister, Javad Zarif, in conversation with Iranian economist [...]

Five Injured In Rocket Attack On US Airbase In Iraq

By Peoples Dispatch. -

Five people – two foreign contractors and three Iraqi soldiers – were injured on Sunday, April 18 in a rocket attack on an air base near Baghdad, Al Jazeera reported. A total of five rockets hit [...]

For JCPOA Re-entry, Biden Must Tear Down This Sanctions Wall

By Tyler Cullis and Trita Parsi, Responsible Statecraft. -

It was clear from the outset: Returning to the Iran Nuclear Deal was not a matter of nuclear technicalities or diplomatic savvy. It was and remains primarily a matter of political will and [...]

Meeting To Revive Iran Nuclear Deal Begins In Vienna

By Telesur English. -

The Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)—the Iran nuclear deal—resumed talks in Vienna on Tuesday, with the lifting of sanctions on Iran and nuclear implementation [...]

No Talks Needed For US Return To Iran Nuclear Deal

By Oleg Burunov, Sputnik News. -

Last month, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei announced that Tehran is in "no hurry" to return to its obligations under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, and is prepared to wait until the [...]

China-Iran Deal Aims To Expand ‘Common Interests In A Win-Win Manner’

By Oleg Burunov, Sputnik News. -

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has presented "some points" of a landmark cooperation deal that was recently concluded between Beijing and Tehran. In a message posted on his [...]

Biden Iran Envoy Boasted Of Causing Civilian Deprivation

By Max Blumenthal, Consortium News. -

The Biden administration has named Richard Nephew as its deputy Iran envoy. As the former principal deputy coordinator of sanctions policy for Barack Obama’s State Department, Nephew took [...]

Venezuela And Iran Deepen Alliance With ‘Perfect Trips’

By Ricardo Vaz, Venezuelanalysis. -

The Venezuelan government is shipping jet fuel to Iran as part of cooperation to tackle its gasoline and diesel shortages in the South American country. According to Reuters, state oil company [...]

Biden’s Reckless Syria Bombing Is Not The Diplomacy He Promised

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

The February 25 U.S. bombing of Syria immediately puts the policies of the newly-formed Biden administration into sharp relief. Why is this administration bombing the sovereign nation of Syria? [...]