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  • kurdistan 2017/07/26

    By: Zibar Kardu

    Eight reasons to say ‘No’ to Barzani’s referendum initiative

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Erbil-based political analyst, Zibar Kardu, highlights that giving way to referendum initiative of Erbil rulers not only will fail to create independent Iraqi Kurdistan but will also lead to ferocious wars.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/07/26

    By : Yury Fedotov

    In searching for peace, let’s not ignore crime’s impact

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Conflict remains the world’s greatest problem; conflict prevention our biggest hope, but if we do not face down crime and uphold justice, we simply risk swapping the challenges.

  • Trump 2017/07/05

    By: Abbas Torabi

    Trump's futile push for regime change in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Besides some former US presidents, Donald John Trump, James Norman Mattis, Michael Richard Pompeo, and Ezra Cohen-Watnick's names must be added as America's newest and most ill-advised, unenlightened, and incautious interventionist policy makers.

  • گری سیک و فرهنگ جهانپور 2017/07/01

    S Arabia: dynasty coup and Trumps’ bottomless basket

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Professors Gary Sick and Farhang Jahanpour took part in an online debate on Saudi Arabia’s recent developments where both underlined the failure of Saudi Arabia’s governing body.

  • ملک سلمان و امیر قطر 2017-06-28 10:43

    By Zahra Emamzadeh

    How bizarre Saudi Arabia is behaving!

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – What did happen in the politics that in less than a day many Arab countries in a region including Saudi, UAE, Bahrain, Egypt, who were once close allies to Qatar, cut their diplomatic ties and closed their air, land and sea to a country?

  • quds day 2017/06/22

    It is a true story: "Trail of the Wolf"

    TEHRAN, Jun. 22 (MNA) – Since Balfour Declaration, the Zionism soft movement to devour a free land has accelerated. It is almost a century from that date and only Gaza Strip and the West Bank have remained for Palestinians.

  • Seyed Jawad Qazwini 2017/06/21

    By: Catherine Shakdam

    Sectarian exclusionism: Saudis' unspoken crusade against Shia Islam

    LONDON, Jun. 21 (MNA) – Director of Programs for the Shafaqna Institute for Middle Eastern Studies sheds light on how Saudi Arabia is working against Shia Islam in a sectarian approach.

  • qatar 2017/06/14

    By: Parnaz Talebi

    Qatar row: Dichotomy of power in ME

    TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (MNA) – Saudi Arabia’s severing of diplomatic ties with Doha was a surprise, but to the member states of Arab League and PGCC.

  • UN secretary general 2017/05/30

    By: António Guterres

    Peacekeeping must adapt to new reality

    TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) – When I entered the United Nations Secretariat building for the first time as Secretary General in January, my first act was to lay a wreath honoring more than 3,500 United Nations staff who died in the service of peace.

  • zarif 2017/05/27

    By: Mohammad Javad Zarif

    ‘Beautiful military equipment’ can’t buy Middle East peace

    TEHRAN, May 27 (MNA) – As President Trump was being feted in the palaces of the Saudi royal family after concluding a historic arms deal, Iranians were celebrating the outcome of a hard-fought election.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2017/05/22

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Building on seventy years of success

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) marks its 70th anniversary this year.

  • turkey 2017/05/14

    By: Sophie Mangal

    The X Files of Turkey & US: The conflict is out there

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – According to Hurriyet Daily News, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on May 12 that the US support of the Syrian Kurds harms the strategic relations between the two countries.

  • Asia-Pacific 2017/05/03

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Effective governance key to improving quality of APAC economic growth

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – The Asia-Pacific region’s high and steady economic growth has been an anchor of stability for the struggling world economy in recent years.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/04/18

    By:Yury Fedotov

    Somali piracy disremembered

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

  • حمله موشکی آمریکا 2017/04/10

    By: Mariam Alhijab

    Chemical attack in Idlib: Duplication of Eastern Ghouta scenario

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – On April 7, two US Navy battle ships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at al-Shayrat military airfield in Syria’s Homs province from the Eastern Mediterranean.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2017/04/09

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Positive signs as Asia-Pacific moves towards global development goals

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – With just over a year since the adoption of a historic blueprint to end poverty and protect the planet, positive signs have already started to emerge among countries in the Asia-Pacific region as they push ahead with the implementation of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).