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  • Tehran, It’s Time to Listen and Take A Realistic View Of The Protests In Iraq0

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    • November 20, 2019

    Tehran, It’s Time to Listen and Take A Realistic View Of The Protests In Iraq November 13, 2019 Lobe Log By Neda Bolourchi More than a month after protestors first took to the streets across Iraq, Adil Abdul Mahdi surprisingly remains the country’s prime minister. In what has been a movement against high unemployment, poor

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  • Persian Gulf: Evaluating the Hormuz Peace Endeavor0

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    • November 6, 2019

    November 6, 2019 Lobe Log By Kayhan Barzegar Concerns of increased tension, instability and possible conflict, mainly involving energy security, has inclined the international community to think of establishing a collective security system in the Persian Gulf. In this respect, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani proposed the Hormuz Peace Endeavor (HOPE) at the UN General Assembly

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  • Can Imran Khan Mediate the Persian Gulf Crisis?0

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    • October 23, 2019

    October 21, 2019 Fatemeh Aman In recent days, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has visited both Iran and Saudi Arabia amid reports that he’s been asked by U.S. President Donald Trump to mediate between the two Persian Gulf rivals and, potentially, between Iran and the United States. To better understand Khan’s potential role and what

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  • A Letter To Donald Trump From An Iranian War Veteran0

    AUGUST 12, 2019 Donald Trump at the UN (lev radin via Shutterstock) by Habib Ahmadzadeh President Trump, in a recent tweet, claimed that “Iranians never won a war, but never lost a negotiation.” As a world citizen, and a veteran of the Iran-Iraq war with firsthand experience of the bitterness of war, I have a couple

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  • Trump Has a $259 million Reason to Bomb Iran0

    June 22, 2019 Eli Clifton Lobelog Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) More On Thursday, the United States came perilously close to a military confrontation

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  • Mecca Summits Will Not End the Gulf Crisis0

    May 29, 2019 Giorgio Cafiero Saudi King Salman and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim by Dr. Khalid al-Jaber and Giorgio Cafiero On May 18, the Saudi leadership called for urgent Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Arab League meetings to discuss escalating tensions in the Gulf region. King Salman proposed holding these two summits in Mecca on

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  • The Path To War With Iran Is Paved With Sanctions0

    APRIL 23, 2019 Mike Pompeo by Joseph Cirincione and Mary Kaszynski The Trump administration is laying siege to Iran. Taking pages from the Iraq War playbook, senior officials paint a picture of a rogue, outlaw, terrorist regime bent on acquiring nuclear weapons and whose “malign activities” are the cause of all the chaos in the

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  • Afghanistan Peace Talks: The Devil Is in the Details0

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    • February 13, 2019

    February 7, 2019 Fariba Pajooh Hamid Karzai in Moscow by Fariba Pajooh As the Taliban conducts peace talks with both the United States and Afghan political and ethnic groups, a clear vision for a final peace framework is starting to take shape. But with Washington pushing for a fast resolution that may leave the Taliban with

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  • Intervention: Same Old, Same Old?0

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    • February 12, 2019

    Shutterstock by Gordon Adams    12 February 2019 Not only is the Trump administration not normal, its foreign policy reveals an administration in turmoil with several foreign policies being pursued at the same time. No wonder the world is confused about what American policy is. Policy-making in this administration is clearly a jump ball. This is especially clear when

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