A digital rendering of Trump veiled by the Iran flag, Al Bawaba
November 30, 2017 - 13:34 GMT
In responding to Iran's growing power in the region, the US is doing more to help than prevent one of its more feared enemies from gaining influence.
Macron and Hariri shakes hands in September, 2017, AFP/File
November 16, 2017 - 10:57 GMT
Macron's offer for Hariri to stay in France announces Macron as a major Middle East player and spells trouble for Saudi's regional influence
October 30, 2017 - 07:41 GMT
After holding a series of meetings with Iranian officials in Tehran on Sunday, Yukiya Amano, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, confirmed Iran is in compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, more commonly referred to as the 2015 nuclear deal.
Trump, AFP/File
October 25, 2017 - 13:53 GMT
Drowned out by the noise of Trump’s countless missteps and misconduct is a very serious strategic failure from the Administration that is playing out like a slow car crash.
Qassem Suleimani, AFP/File
October 22, 2017 - 13:46 GMT
As Iraqi Kurdistan's dream of independence crumbles, Qassem Suleimani stands out as a key to knowing why some Kurds gave in to Baghdad
The UN atomic watchdog hit back at US criticism of the Iran nuclear deal, insisting its inspections there are the world's toughest and that Tehran is sticking to the accord. (AFP File/Majid Asgaripour)
October 14, 2017 - 06:59 GMT
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano says 'So far, the IAEA has had access to all locations it needed to visit.'
U.S. President Donald Trump and U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May (AFP/File Photo)
October 11, 2017 - 11:10 GMT
May told Trump the deal was "vitally important for regional security" while stressing that it must be "carefully monitored and properly enforced".
On Sunday, the IRGC warned Washington against designating it as a terrorist group (AFP/File Photo)
October 09, 2017 - 12:05 GMT
Iran on Monday vowed a “crushing” response if the U.S. designated its Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (Shutterstock/File Photo)
October 04, 2017 - 13:37 GMT
He was welcomed at Mehrabad airport by Iranian Minister of Industry, Minerals and Trade Mohammad Shariat Madar, along with the Turkish Ambassador to Tehran Riza Hakan Tekin and Turkish Chief of Staff Hulusi Akar.
Iraqi Kurdistan votes today to move towards independence, AFP
September 25, 2017 - 14:35 GMT
As Iraqi Kurds vote on whether to move towards independence, Israel and Russia bet on there being a Kurdistan.
July 16, 2017 - 11:14 GMT
The all Afghan girl robotics team, thanks to the last minute intervention of the US President, Donald Trump, arrived in the American Capital Saturday to attend an international robotics competition.
Maryam Mirzakhani (File photo)
July 16, 2017 - 10:16 GMT
Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who was the first woman to win the coveted Fields Medal, has died in a US hospital after a battle with cancer. She was 40.
Traditionally, all Iranian presidents have been on the defensive, trying to protect their domain, while the Supreme Leader has always been on the offensive, trying to expand his orbit of power. (AFP)
July 12, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Turkey-based writer Selim Celal questions whether its possible for Iran to change its current political system.