Over 500 Hurt in a 6.3-Magnitude Earthquake in Western Iran ...
time.com26/11/2018 Nature
Francois Duckett—AP By Nasser Karimi & Jon Gambrell / AP 8:29 PM EST *** The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck wester...»»»


Iran looks to triple trade with Iraq after US sanctions ...
csmonitor.com15/11/2018 Import-Export
From colorful rugs to the latest industrial tools, Iranian manufacturers at the Baghdad International Fair in Iraq worked to find new export customers...»»»


The MEK and the Bankrupt U.S. Policy on Iran ...
nationalinterest.org15/11/2018 Politics
The fact that a group as dubious as the Mujahedin-e Khalq figures so prominently in the Trump administration’s policy on Iran demonstrates the bankrup...»»»


Iranian firms dominate Baghdad expo as Saudis steer clear...
news.trust.org13/11/2018 Import-Export
By John Davison BAGHDAD, Nov 12 (Reuters) - While Saudi Arabia courted Iraqi leaders behind closed doors at the weekend, its arch-foe Iran made a more...»»»


How Iran won a face-off with the US in Iraq ...
aljazeera.com26/10/2018 Politics
Despite Washington's best efforts, it appears Iran will likely remain a trusted ally in post-sectarian Iraq. By Hassan Ahmadianby Hassan Ahmadian *** ...»»»


President Rouhani: Iran Able to Defeat US ...
en.farsnews.com15/10/2018 Politics
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned of the US psychological and economic war against the country, stressing that Tehran is using its...»»»


US shuts consulate in Iraq, cites threats from Iran-backed militia ...
dw.com30/09/2018 Politics
The US blamed Iran and Iran-backed militias for threats to its consulate in Basra and vowed unspecified retaliation. Basra has been hit by weeks of an...»»»


Iraqi protesters set fire to Iranian consulate in Basra ...
aljazeera.com08/09/2018 News
Residents say they have been driven to the streets by corruption and misrule that allowed infrastructure to collapse. *** The southern city is the epi...»»»


Iraqi PM walks back on commitment to US sanctions on Iran ...
aljazeera.com14/08/2018 Politics
Baghdad to honour dollar ban but not all US sanctions on Iran, says Haider al-Abadi, stepping back from earlier remarks. *** Al-Abadi is heading a fra...»»»


Turkey, Iraq and China defy Trump on new Iran Sanctions, Act to Hold T...
juancole.com03/07/2018 News
Juan Cole 06/28/2018 Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – The Trump administration is unlikely to have the same success in getting other countries to boyco...»»»



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