Barack Obama



  • علی شمخانی 2018-01-26 14:03

    Missile delivery to Yemen stupid claim

    TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (MNA) – The Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani told Al-Alam that it is impossible to deliver missiles to Yemen which is tightly besieged.

  • Trump 2017/12/30

    By: Hanif Ghaffari

    Crossing controversial president

    TEHRAN, Dec. 30 (MNA) – Over the past months, there have been whispers in the US political environments and the country's media regarding Republicans bypassing Trump. The rejection of some Republican prominent senators, including McCain, with Trump, as well as the opposition of some of the United States former presidents, including George W. Bush, has aggravated this trend.

  • جان مرشایمر 2017-12-11 18:44

    Prof. Mearsheimer says Obama deeply involved in ME changes

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Professor John Mearsheimer, a former Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, who has postulated offensive realism theory answers the question posed by Mehr News Agency correspondent asking him why US government under Barak Obama was passive in the Middle East while Trump’s administration is deeply involved in containing emerging powers in the region.

  • Lavrov 2017-11-30 12:09

    Trump's policies similar to Obama's: lavrov

    TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (MNA) –Russian foreign minister says there is little difference between policies of Trump and Obama.

  • فدریکا موگرینی 2017/09/13

    By: Hanif Ghaffari

    Mogherini’s lip service to deal, sans practice, of no value

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Mogherini’s silence over US breaching the nuclear deal of July 2015 is not a trivial issue to be simply condoned as just paying lip service to the agreement is not enough.

  • sudan 2017-07-11 15:35

    Sudan urges US to lift sanctions permanently 

    KHARTOUM, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Sudan's Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour on Monday urged the US government to make the right decision of permanently lifting the economic sanctions on Sudan.

  •  Nicaragua -Cuba 2017-06-19 14:24

    Nicaragua reiterates brotherhood with Cuba against US aggressive policy

    MANAGUA, Jun. 19 (MNA) – Nicaragua rejected the decision of the President of the United States, Donald Trump, to reverse the process of normalization of relations with Cuba begun by his predecessor, Barack Obama.

  •    2017-03-05 21:25

    IR professor:

    China would replace US in global trade

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – An international relations professor has said Trump’s administration has not roundly rejected multilateralism; however, it preferred American-style of bilateralism which would serve national interests.

  • محمود امیدسالار 2017/02/07

    By: Mahmoud Omidsalar

    Thoughts on Iran, Obama, and Trump

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The present chaos in Syria, the bombing of Yemen, and the destabilization of Libya and large regions of North Africa are all Obama’s own contribution to the raging bloodshed in these areas.

  • آیت الله سید علی خامنه ای رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی 2017-02-07 13:08


    No power could ever 'cripple Iranians'

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has berated US policies in the Middle East and rejected the idea that Iranians should come to terms and reconciliation with the imperialist power.

  • باراک اوباما 2017-01-19 17:58

    Obama's clemency conceals discriminatory criminal justice system

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – President Obama's widely celebrated decision to commute the sentence of Iraq war crimes whistleblower Chelsea Manning should not be his last act of clemency whilst in office.

  • Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma 2017-01-16 16:12

    AU welcomes lifting of US economic sanctions on Sudan 

    ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, has welcomed the lifting of economic sanctions by the United States on the Republic of Sudan.

  • کدار کاسکار 2017-01-12 12:26

    Political analyst:

    Under Trump, US-China trade may suffer

    TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – An international relations analyst has said Donald Trump’s coming to the White House would create uncertainties in the currents of global trade, where trade with China may suffer significantly.

  • obama 2016-12-24 12:25

    By: Nate Beeler

    End-of-term Obama orders

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – The Obama administration is pushing through last-minute policies in the final weeks before Donald Trump takes over, despite warnings from Congress that Trump will have the power to undo much of these measures after Jan. 20. Recently, OFAC issued new regulations to ease trade with Iran, and Obama abstained from vetoing UN Security Council resolution condemning Israeli settlement construction.

  • باراک اوباما 2016-12-23 12:51

    US unveils regulations for easing trade with Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 23 (MNA) – The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has issued new regulations Thu. allowing US experts to train their Iranian counterparts with their operation and maintenance.

  • رابرت بیانچی 2016-12-22 11:00

    Political scientist:

    Trump to offer Taipei to Beijing ‘on silver platter’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 22 (MNA) – A University of Chicago professor believes Europe is just as dispensable as Taiwan and the president-elect has surrendered it in advance.

  • Andrei Karlov 2016/12/21

    By: Hamid Reza Gholamzadeh

    Who benefits from assassination of Russian Ambassador?

    TEHRAN, Dec. 21 (MNA) – Assassination of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov was a shock on Monday night the news of which went quickly viral on the web and social networks.

  • dakota 2016-12-10 15:57

    By: Adam Zyglis

    Dakota pipeline project

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – The Obama administration on Sun. halted the completion of an oil pipeline across the Midwest, following months of protests that the pipeline endangers the tribe’s water supply. Warnings are still in place, however, that the move could be short-lived since President-elect Donald Trump supports the project.

  • 02br1 velayati.jpg 2016-12-06 14:39

    Velayati vows Iran’s firm response to ISA

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – Velayati, a member of the supervisory committee on implementation of the JCPOA, said that the members of the committee are in agreement that if US president sign ISA, the JCPOA is violated.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-12-05 14:07

    FM spox.:

    Iran not to be ‘the first to violate JCPOA’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has told a press conference it is unlikely that President Barack Obama will veto Congress-enacted ISA.

  • بعیدی نژاد 2016-12-04 13:30

    Nuclear negotiator:

    JCPOA ‘strictly about ISA non-extension’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s senior nuclear negotiator and present ambassador to London has underlined one of major demands of Iran in nuclear negotiations was non-extension of Iran Sanctions Act (ISA).

  • ایرباس 2016-11-23 09:58

    OFAC authorizes sales of 106 Airbus planes to Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – The The US Treasury Department has given green lights to France's Airbus Group SE to sell 106 commercial planes to Iran.

  • جلسه علنی مجلس شورای اسلامی با حضور وزیر اطلاعات 2016-11-06 09:50

    Parl. JCPOA Supervising Cmte. releases report

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Seyed Hossein Naghavi Hosseini of Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission read the full text of Report by JCPOA Supervising Committee on Parliament open session on Sunday 30 October.

  • syria/us 2016/10/29

    By: Zeinab Ghasemi

    A chronicle of confusion: US policy toward Syria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 29 (MNA) – When the US-led coalition hit Syrian forces late September, killing 62 soldiers and wounding 100 more, many observers inside Iran were not surprised.

  • لاوروف 2016-10-10 08:43

    Russian FM says US is not fighting Al-Nusra in Syria

    MOSCOW, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Moscow does not see any signs that the US is fighting the Al-Nusra terrorist group in Syria.

  • دکتر نادر انتصار 2016-10-09 16:10


    Saudi supporters still ‘a formidable lobby’ in Congress

    TEHRAN, Oct. 09 (MNA) – A University of South Alabama professor has said JASTA has been mainly an election season device for both parties to pose for being ‘tough’ in foreign terrorism.

  • سرگئی لاوروف و جان کری 2016-10-08 11:52

    'Assad certain winner of war in Syria'

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – American analyst has said US is playing hard with Russia announcing the suspension of talks on Syria and there would be no military action in Syria as US knows well it would fail.

  • JASTA 2016-09-29 10:49

    By: Dave Granlund

    JASTA plane!

    TEHRAN, Sep 29 (MNA) – The House voted to overturn Obama’s veto of Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), which allows the families of 9/11 victims to sue the Saudi government for its alleged involvement in the attacks.

  • جان کری و لاوروف 2016/09/21

    By: Parnaz Talebi

    Syrian ceasefire or shortcut to Aleppo?

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 – Russia and US recently agreed on a ceasefire in Syria that didn’t seem promising and enforcing at all, noting the facts on the ground.

  • Obama, Erdogan 2016-09-04 13:41

    Erdogan urges Obama for unified stance against terror

    HANGZHOU, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told his United States counterpart Barack Obama that their countries continue to maintain a “model partnership”, but called for a unified stance against the existence of the PKK/PYD in northern Syria.