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Dealing with Iran Will Not Be Enough to Restore Regional Stability

Dealing with Iran Will Not Be Enough to Restore Regional Stability

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-06-15 07:09
As U.S.-Iranian tensions mount amidst increasing pressures of intensified U.S. economic sanctions and apparent Iranian-linked attacks on Gulf shipping, U.S. policymakers will be understandably focused on the military dimension of confronting and deterring ...
Dealing with Iran Will Not Be Enough to Restore Regional Stability - Foreign Policy Research Institute

Iran Defense Minister tells UK to wait for response over oil tanker seizure

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 11:54
“Certainly, this kind of piracy at sea ... would not be without a response ...

Turkey to Host Summit with Iran, Russia on Syria

BAS News - 2019-07-05 00:59
ERBIL — Russia, Iran, and Turkey will hold a summit mainly on Syria later this year in August, Turkish presidential spokesperson, Ibrahim Kalin, said on Thursday. He revealed that the summit will be hosted by Turkey. "The meeting will mainly be on Idlib ...

Any War with Iran Would Not Last Long: Trump

BAS News - 2019-06-26 16:37
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he still favors resolving tensions with Iran through talks, but in case of a war, it would not last long. “I hope we don’t but we’re in a very strong position if something should happen,” Trump tol ...

Trump called off strikes on Iran due to large number of casualties

Rûdaw - 2019-06-21 17:22
Trump called off strikes on Iran saying it would not be a proportionate response ...

Iran Oil Minister: We are unable to sell oil under our own name

Rûdaw - 2019-06-19 21:19
Despite a dramatic decline in oil exports, Iran insists its two month JCPOA ultimatum will not be extended ...

Iran will exceed in 10 days the limits of storage of enriched ura

ANF - 2019-06-19 08:51
Iran will exceed in 10 days the limits of storage of enriched uranium established in the Nuclear Agreement. ...

Trump Doesn't War with Iran: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-06-19 01:27
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that Washington will keep pressuring Iran and continue to deter aggression in the Gulf area, but is not willing to deteriorate the situation with Tehran. "We have been engaged in many messages, ev ...

Temelli: We will go to the polls on June 23

ANF - 2019-06-18 12:39
HDP Co-chair Sezai Temelli said HDP voters will be going to the polls on June 23 against fascism in even greater numbers. ...

US to Deploy 1,000 More Troops to the Middle East: Pentagon

BAS News - 2019-06-18 10:06
ERBIL — Washington will send 1,000 more soldiers to the Middle East amid increasing tensions with Iran in the Gulf, said Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan. The announcement came after two oil tankers were attacked last Thursday in the Gulf of ...

US Doesn't Seek War with Iran: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-06-17 01:41
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that Washington is not seeking war against Tehran. His comments came while the US has already accused Iran of carrying out attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. "President Tru ...

Iran to Take Second Step in Reducing Nuclear Deal Commitments: Report

BAS News - 2019-06-16 14:06
ERBIL — The Islamic Republic of Iran will announce its plan on Monday to further reduce its commitment to the 2015’s Nuclear Deal. “Iran’s Atomic Energy Organisation tomorrow at the Arak heavy water site will announce the preparatory steps that have been ...

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: What could be Iran's motive?

BBC - 2019-06-15 01:16
Iran's policy of strategic patience under punishing US sanctions may be coming to an end. ...

US Blames Iran for Attacks on Oil Tankers in Oman Gulf

BAS News - 2019-06-13 21:37
ERBIL - The United States has blamed Iran for attacks on the oil tankers in the Oman Gulf, which is a significant route for the world's oil trade. The comments were made by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday where he also pointed out that the int ...

TEV-DEM’s Xelil: Afrin will be returned to its own people- PART I

ANF - 2019-06-12 17:32
TEV-DEM Executive Council Member Aldar Xelil said: “The Turkish state’s forces took over Afrin’s lands, but they can never take the will of the people or the resistance. We believe Afrin will be saved.” ...

Two Kurdish women in Iran died as hospitals refused to treat them

ANF - 2019-06-09 09:33
In the last 10 days two Kurdish women lost their lives in Iran when hospitals refused to accept them. ...

Kurdish PJAK rebels ‘won’t sit idly by’ if U.S. goes to war with Iran: chief

E-Kurd - 2019-05-23 13:55
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK) fighters will not “sit idly by” if the U.S. goes to war with Iran, and could form a democratic front against the regime in Tehran, militia chief Zilan Vejin said in comments publish ...

US Not Reached Out to Iran for Talks: Trump

BAS News - 2019-05-21 01:41
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump said on Monday that Washington had not reached out to Tehran for talks, pointing out that Iran's economy continues to collapse. Trump called out a "fake news" report which claimed that the US reached out to Iran for talk ...

UK to Iran: Do Not Underestimate US Resolve

BAS News - 2019-05-20 16:25
ERBIL — British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has warned Iran not to “underestimate” the resolve on the US side while tensions continue to escalate between Tehran and Washington. “I would say to the Iranians: Do not underestimate the resolve on the US si ...

Trump says he is ‘sure’ Iran will talk soon

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is “sure” Iran will want to engage in dialogue “soon” amid a U.S. military buildup in the Middle East that his administration says is geared towards deterring unspecified threats from Tehran. Neither Tr ...