May, 2017

  • 1 May

    Iran’s Presidential Charade: Another Slap Coming?


    By: Amir Taheri / In old Hollywood, the word “chestnut” denoted a formula which though lacking originality could still provide the kernel for a moderately successful B-movie. Anyone following the latest presidential election campaign in the …

April, 2017

  • 25 April

    Chinese jihadis’ rise in Syria raises concerns at home


    BEIRUT — Many don’t speak Arabic and their role in Syria is little known to the outside world, but the Chinese fighters of the Turkistan Islamic Party in Syria are organized, battled-hardened and have been instrumental …

  • 24 April

    Obama’s hidden Iran deal giveaway


    By dropping charges against major arms targets, the administration infuriated Justice Department officials — and undermined its own counterproliferation task forces. By Josh Meyer / When President Barack Obama announced the “one-time gesture” of releasing Iranian-born …

  • 18 April

    How Iran enables Syria’s chemical warfare against civilians / By: Benjamin Weinthal


    Tehran built equipment to produce ‘hundreds of tons of precursors for VX, sarin and mustard gas. The 59 Tomahawk missiles the US fired at the Shayrat Air Base served to punish dictator Bashar Assad for his …

  • 18 April

    Tehran intends to exploit anti-Trump sentiments /BY Hassan Dai


    Since the victory of Donald Trump in the presidential election, a debate has been going on in Tehran among decision makers and foreign policy experts about the direction of U.S. policy with Iran and how the …

  • 17 April

    Iran’s Fake Qaher F-313 Stealth Fighter Is Back / By: Dave Majumdar


    A new version of Iran’s ridiculous Qaher F-313 stealth fighter has made an appearance complete with a video of the aircraft performing taxi trials. While Iran’s latest effort shows improvement over the last iteration of the …

  • 17 April

    How Trump can help cripple the Iranian regime


    By Reuel Gerecht, Ray Takeyh A consensus has developed in Washington for some “push back” against the Islamic Republic of Iran. Democrats and Republicans would be well-advised to learn from the Cold War: Don’t compromise the …

  • 16 April

    Trump Administration Sanctions Iran Prison Torture Industry / BY: Adam Kredo


    New sanctions on brother of top Iranian official waging war in Syria The Trump administration is leveling new economic sanctions against senior Iranian officials and its prison system for widespread human rights abuses, including the systematic …

  • 10 April

    Seyyed Ebrahim Raisos-Sadat (Ebrahim Raisi)


    A 56-year-old conservative cleric relatively unknown to the outside world is quietly emerging as a frontrunner to be Iran’s next supreme leader. Key Player of 1988 Massacre to Run in Iran “Presidential Elections” Ebrahim Raisi is …

  • 9 April

    Iran issues threat over US strikes in Syria


    New video of US missiles striking Syrian airbase, aftermath Iran “won’t be quiet” after the U.S. missile attack that hit a number of military targets in central Syria, Iran’s parliament news agency,, reported Friday. US …