Economic War On Iran Is War On Eurasia Integration

Hysteria reigned supreme after the first round of US sanctions were reinstated against Iran over the past week. War scenarios abound, and yet the key aspect of the economic war unleashed by the [...]

New Sanctions On Russia And Iran Are Unlikely To Work. Here’s Why

By David Cortright, -

Sanctions are much in demand these days as a tool of American foreign policy. Members of Congress want tough new sanctions against Russia for its interference in American elections. Sanctions [...]

US Warmachine Seeks New Pretext In Syria To Bring War To Iran

By Tony Cartalucci, -

ISIS would take shape precisely in eastern Syria where the DIA memo had said its “Salafist” (Islamic) “principality” (State) would. It would attempt to place pressure on Damascus and isolate it – [...]

How BRICS Plus Clashes With The US Economic War On Iran

By Pepe Escobar, -

August 04, 2018 "Information Clearing House" -  The key take away from the BRICS summit in Johannesburg is that Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – important Global South players – [...]

US Politicians & Media Talk Of Iran Regime Change As If It’s Their Divine Right

By Finian Cunningham,  -

US President Donald Trump’s dire warning to Iran has renewed debate within American news media about whether his administration is seeking regime change in Tehran or merely using threats as a [...]

VIPS To Trump: Intel On Iran Could Be CATASTROPHIC

By Staff, -

As the George W. Bush administration revved up to attack Iraq 15 years ago, we could see no compelling reason for war.  We decided, though, to give President Bush the benefit of the doubt on the [...]

U.S. Launches Campaign To Erode Support For Iran’s Leaders

By Jonathan Landay, Arshad Mohammed, Warren Strobel, John Walcott, Reuters -

The Trump administration has launched an offensive of speeches and online communications meant to foment unrest and help pressure Iran to end its nuclear program and its support of militant [...]

U.S. Attempts Violent “Regime Change” In Iran

Accompanying the demonstrations and illegal occupations of government buildings are in both cases brutal, criminal attacks on the police and other government forces. In Syria the violence [...]

The Regime Change Toolbox Of The United States

By Barbara Koeppel, Truthdig -

Regime change here, regime change there. Officials argue for or against it and the press and media routinely report on it. There are good guys (the U.S. and its current allies) and bad ones. [...]

The Iranian Perspective: US Foreign Policy In Crisis

By Mohammad Javad Zarif, -

The administration has also put in jeopardy other multilateral arrangements such as NAFTA, the global trade system, and parts of the United Nations system, thus inflicting considerable damage to [...]

War On Iran Is US Policy Now

By William Boardman, Reader Supported News. -

On May 21, in his first formal public address, US secretary of state Mike Pompeo (sworn in May 2) effectively declared war on the sovereign nation of Iran. Pompeo has no constitutional authority [...]

Scapegoating Iran

By Chris Hedges, -

NEW YORK—Seventeen years of war in the Middle East and what do we have to show for it? Iraq after our 2003 invasion and occupation is no longer a unified country. Its once modern infrastructure [...]

United States No Longer A Major Player In World Affairs

By Vijay Prashad, The Tri-Continental. -

The picture above is from Vienna. The wall drawing was done by the artist Tabby. It captures – in essence – the way in which a considerable section of the world’s population sees the US President [...]

In Face Of US Threats, Iranians Remain Calm And Confident In Their Strength

By Miko Peled, Mintpress News -

The look on people’s faces when I mention that I had just returned from visiting Iran is priceless. Even if the trip had been a terrible failure, it still would have been worth it just to see [...]

Iran & Sanctions: A Prelude To War?

By Staff, -

The question is: has the Trump administration already made a decision to go to war with Iran, similar to the determination of the Bush administration to invade Iraq in the aftermath of the 2001 [...]