Tag archive for ‘Iran’
Syrian Kurdish refugees displaced in July - August 2013 (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Russia Hosts Pan-Kurdistan Conference – The Third Great Middle East War

nsnbc : Russia hosted the annual pan-Kurdistan conference in the capital Moscow with participants of major Kurdish parties from Turkey, Syria, Iraq and Iran to discuss the future of Kurdistan and Kurdish politics More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Kurds Divided Along Geopolitical Fault Lines

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Syrian Kurdish National Council (KNC) claimed three of its members were arrested by security forces linked to the Democratic Union Party (PYD). The PYD rejects these reports as false. More...

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By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Saturday, February 4th, 2017

US – Iran Exchange of Sanctions over Ballistic Missile Test: The Unreported Wider Middle East War

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Iran vowed that it would impose sanctions against the United States after the U.S. administration imposed new sanctions on Tehran in response to a ballistic missile test on January 29. More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Tehran’s Plasco Highrise Collapsed Due to Fire: Scores of Firefighters Feared Dead

nsnbc : Rescue workers are desperately searching for firefighters trapped under the rubble of the iconic 15-story Plasco building in the Iranian capital Tehran after the city’s oldest high-rise collapsed during More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Iran Rules Out Review of Nuclear Deal: Rouhani

nsnbc : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told Iranian media on Wednesday that his country will not accept a review of its international nuclear deal. The agreement is known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Iraq’s Barzani and Turkey Agree on Fighting Turkey’s PKK

nsnbc : Massoud Barzani, the President of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government, and Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, agreed to cooperate in combating terrorism, including militants of Turkey’s More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Indonesia’s Jokowi and Iran’s Rouhani Discuss Economic Cooperation

nsnbc : Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) began his official visit to Iran on Wednesday by holding a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to discuss bilateral economic cooperation. Jokowi was also More...

By F William Engdahl On Monday, November 21st, 2016

The Iran-Russia-China Strategic Triangle

F. William Engdahl (NEO) : The developing economic, political and military links binding Iran, China and Russia in what I see as an emerging Golden Triangle in Eurasia, are continuing to deepen in significant areas. More...

By nsnbc On Monday, October 24th, 2016

Iran Calls on Non-OPEC Members to Help Boost Oil Prices

nsnbc : Iranian officials urged oil producing countries outside OPEC to help the cartel boost oil crude oil prices and stabilize the market. On Sunday Iranian Minister of Petroleum, Bijan Zanganeh said he expects More...

By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Why the KDP-I opts for Armed Struggle against Tehran: Middle East War Spills Over into Iran

 Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : 24 years ago, on September 17, 1992, the exiled leaders of the Kurdistan Democratic Party – Iran, Sadegh Saharafani, Fattah Abdoli, Homayoun Ardalan and their translator Nouri More...