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  • ماروین زونیس 2018-05-24 09:11

    Pompeo speech an exercise in idiocy: Prof. Zonis

    TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – Marvin Zonis, Professor of international political economy believes that the Pompeo speech was an exercise in idiocy that only provides Trump with excuse to pressure the government in Iran in any way possible to bring about regime change in Iran.

  • salman 2018/05/23

    By: Javad Heirannia

    Saudi Arabia’s desperate alliance moves

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – Mehr News Agency (MNA) staff member has written an article on the Saudi Arabia's hostile approach towards Iran that is published in the American website 'Lobe LOG.' The MNA republishes his contribution.

  • نشست بروکسل درباره برجام 2018/05/22

    By Payman Yazdani:

    US-EU possible soft tactic to contain Iran

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – The US withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has created a new rounds of speculations about the three European major players’ (the UK, France and Germany) capabilities and abilities to keep the deal alive without the US.

  • ترامپ 2018/05/21

    By: Mahmood Monshipouri

    US withdrawal from N-deal; unsettling implications

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – After US President Trump’s unilateral withdrawal from the JCPOA, the European signatory states of the deal as well as Russia and China announced that they will continue abiding by the agreement without US, and here Monshipouri is discussing the consequences.

  • Marc Finaud 2018-05-21 15:25

    Former French diplomat:

    EU has legal tools to protect companies from US sanctions

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – France's former spokesman of Foreign Ministry said in an interview with MNA that “EU has stated its firm intention to continue applying the JCPOA and keeping sanctions on Iran removed.”

  • یوکیا آمانو IAEA 2018/05/21

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    A case which IAEA doesn’t intend to disclose

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Recently, amid international disputes over the unilateral withdrawal of the United States from the nuclear deal with Iran, we witnessed the announcement of a sudden resignation of the IAEA's Head of the Inspection and Supervision Department.

  • دور دوم انتخابات فرانسه 2018-05-20 16:31

    By: Hanif Ghaffari

    Le Pen slams Macron over JCPOA

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Although the President of the French National Front, Marine Le Pen has seriously slammed French President Emmanuel Macron for his approach towards the nuclear deal, the criticism has been censored in French media.

  • تمل کاراملااوغلو 2018-05-20 11:44

    Turkish presidential candidate:

    Increasing cooperation with region must be Turkey’s top priority

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Temel Karamollaoglu, the candidate of Felicity Party (SP) in upcoming Turkey’s presidential elections has said that cooperation with regional countries must be a high priority for Turkey.

  • پاستوری جیانلوکا 2018-05-20 08:52

    Internally weak EU cannot be strong int. player: Italian expert

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Commenting on the EU capabilities to protect its interests against the US unilateralism, Italian political science professor, Dr. Pastori Gianluca believes that an internally weak EU cannot be a strong international player.

  • David Lawley Walkelin 2018-05-18 23:45

    US embassy move 'Netanyahu's plot to destroy all Palestinian lands as his legacy'

    TEHRAN, May 18 (MNA) – David Lawley Walkelin, British documentary film maker and a peace activist, said US embassy relocation to Jerusalem al-Quds was an idea totally based on Zionist desire to clear and destroy all of the Palestinians and have the whole land for themselves.

  • نادر انتصار 2018-05-17 15:32

    EU too weak to challenge US hegemony: Prof. Entessar

    TEHRAN, May 17 (MNA) –Chair of Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice at the University of South Alabama believe the EU is too weak politically to challenge America's global hegemony even if it decides to do so.

  • ماریا خورولسکایا 2018-05-17 08:05

    EU suffering lack of unity to guarantee its interests: Russian expert

    TEHRAN, May 17 (MNA) – Maria Khorolskaya a research fellow in Moscow based Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations says lack of unity among the EU member states is a main obstacle in the way of the Union to protect its interests against the US unilateralism.

  • Payman Yazdani 2018/05/16

    By Payman Yazdani:

    EU unlikely to be able to keep JCPOA alive

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – On May 8th , The US President Donald Trump announced Washington’s withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), despite the United States' closest allies opposition.

  • Sajjad Abedi 2018/05/15

    By Sajad Abedi

    How information, mass media play major role in social life?

    TEHRAN, May. 15 (MNA) – The media and their influential role in governments have been and will be considered by all the governments, parties and political currents.

  • یاشار یاکیش 2018-05-15 20:22

    Ankara needs understanding with Kurds in Syria, Turkey: Ex-Turkish FM

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) –Former Turkish Foreign Minister Yaşar Yakış says Turkey needs understanding with Kurds both inside the country and in Syria.

  • ترامپ/ می/ مرکل/ ماکرون 2018-05-15 14:31

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    US, European troika bargaining over JCPOA

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – Whether transatlantic relations will be the same after US unilateral withdrawal from the JCPOA or not is discussed in this piece of commentary by Mohammad Ghaderi.

  • Philip Giraldi 2018-05-14 18:15

    Former CIA officer:

    Trump's Quds (Jerusalem) move to fulfill campaign promise to Jewish donors

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – Former counter-terrorism specialist and military intelligence officer of the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Philip Giraldi said Donald Trump fulfills a promise to very wealthy Jewish contributors to his campaign, adding Benjamin Netanyahu wanted it and Trump is seen as someone who listens to Netanyahu.

  • آرشین ادیب مقدم 2018-05-14 09:42

    Saudi Oligarchy can’t run in long run without democratic legitimacy: Expert

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Professor Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, Chair of the Centre for Iranian Studies at the London Middle East Institute says no Oligarchy without democratic legitimacy can run in long term including Saudi one.

  • Scott Bennett 2018-05-13 23:57

    Trump wants JCPOA 'in a different colored folder, with different name'

    TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – A former US army psychological operation officer and counter-terrorism analyst Scott Bennett said Trump wants to put the JCPOA in a different colored folder and a color of his and not Obama’s.

  • ترزا می و ماکرون 2018/05/12

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    EU's poor record in JCPOA

    TEHRAN, May 12 (MNA) – The European troika are still insisting on having negotiations over a second or complementary agreement with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • iran, eu 2018-05-12 00:30

    Europe can save JCPOA; EU makes systemic efforts to reduce dependence on US

    TEHRAN, May 12 (MNA) – Research Director of International Business at the India, China & America Institute Dr. Dan Steinbock underlined that EU has begun putting new emphasis on enhancing European defense cooperation and concluding trade agreements with other countries and regions which can be seen as systemic efforts to reduce EU dependence on the US.

  • Bennett Johnston 2018-05-08 18:45

    Trump wishing to withdraw from JCPOA: former US sen.

    TEHRAN, May. 08 (MNA) – In an interview with MNA, Bennett Johnston, former Senator from Louisiana, said that the evidence show that US President Trump is wishing to leave Iran nuclear deal.

  • Trump and Kim Jong-un 2018-05-08 14:45

    Prof. Tom Le:

    N Korea disarmament program likely to stop with JCPOA abolition

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – In an interview with MNA, Tom Le, assistant Professor of Politics at the University of Panama, said if Trump If he scraps Iran nuclear deal, there would be no incentive for North Korea to continue its denuclearization path.

  • ترزا می 2018-05-06 17:11

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    JCPOA and Britain's dangerous game

    TEHRAN, May. 06 (MNA) – How the British are dealing with the issue of Iran’s nuclear agreement and the possible exit of Trump from the agreement is discussed by Mohammad Ghaderi in this piece of Op-Ed.

  • نتانیاهو و ایران 2018-05-05 18:02

    By: Jack Perry

    Lies of mass destruction

    TEHRAN, May. 05 (MNA) – Netanyahu’s shows about imaginary nuclear weapon programs in Iran has been subject to many comments, caricatures and remarks as it is discussed in this commentary by Jack Perry.

  • سید مهدی نبوی 2018/05/05

    By: Seyed Mahdi Nabavi

    Reasons for snap elections in Turkey, Erdogan's easy way to win

    TEHRAN, May. 05 (MNA) – Here the contributing commentator from the IIWFS touches upon the reasons behind Erdogan’s call for snap elections in Turkey which seems to cloud over democracy in Turkey,

  • Alexander Azadegan 2018-05-05 13:45

    Trump does not say anything in contrary to Israel's interests: senior analyst

    TEHRAN, May 05 (MNA) – Alexander Azadegan, college professor from Southern California says “Trump is the first US president who is fully owned subsidiary of the Israelis in this case.”

  • Daryl Kimball 2018-05-05 13:33

    It is not up to Israel to determine Iran's JCPOA compliance: Kimball

    TEHRAN, May 05 (MNA) – “It is not up to Netanyahu, the leader of a nuclear-armed state outside of the NPT, to determine whether Iran is currently violating its nuclear nonproliferation commitments, but its up to the IAEA and the JCPOA Joint Commission.,” Kimball tells Mehr News in an exclusive interview.

  • Trump

    By: Hanif Ghaffari

    A dead-end for Trump

    TEHRAN, May 05 (MNA) – Last August, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) confirmed for the eighth time that Iran has been committed to the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Koreas 2018/05/01

    By: Robert David Steele

    Koreas unite, denuclearize: ideas for Iran

    TEHRAN, May 01 (MNA) – Robert David Steele, the former CIA clandestine operations officer, has written an article on the normalization of ties between two Koreas and its consequences for the Middle East, warning against the US threat for the world peace.