ANALYSIS: The disaster of drought and water shortage crisis in Iran

Friday, 14 December 2018

Iran is currently suffering from shortage and lack of water and certain policies have been put in ......

Iranian regime is the basis of scourge in Middle East

Friday, 14 December 2018

Mohammed Al Shaikh is a Saudi writer with al-Jazirah newspaper. He tweets @alshaikhmhmd


How Iran signals future waves of crackdown, terror attacks

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

The recent car bombing incident in Chabahar, southeast Iran, sounds alarm bells for those familiar ......

ANALYSIS: Is Iran’s time in Iraq coming to an end?

Friday, 07 December 2018

Iraq is no stranger to foreign influence in its politics, economy and way of life. It has been the ......

ANALYSIS: Europe’s non-stop appeasing of Iran’s clerics

Wednesday, 05 December 2018

The distance Europe is going, aiming to preserve the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, can be described as ......

ANALYSIS: Muqtada al-Sadr and rising tensions between Iran and Iraq

Thursday, 29 November 2018

Economic and political tensions are rising between Iran and Iraq. One of the major contributors is ......

Who is siding with the Iranian regime?

Wednesday, 07 November 2018

Saudi journalist Mashari Althaydi presents Al Arabiya News Channel’s “views on the news” daily show “Maraya.” He has previously held the position of a managing senior editor for Saudi Arabia & Gulf region at pan-Arab newspaper Asharq al-Awsat. Althaydi has published several papers on political Islam and social history of Saudi Arabia. He appears as a guest on several radio and television programs to discuss the ideologies of extremist groups and terrorists. He tweets under @MAlthaydy


With hitman on the loose in Denmark, Iran shoots itself in the foot

Monday, 05 November 2018

News of Iranian regime’s hit man on the loose in Denmark shocked many when Iran is desperately ......

ANALYSIS: With unending protests, will these sanctions be toughest ever on Iran?

Sunday, 04 November 2018

With hours to go before the Iran sanctions deadline painful sanctions on Iran’s oil industry ......

IN PICTURES: Marking Cyrus Day in Iran, amid popular protest

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

On October 29, Iranians marked the international day of Cyrus the Great, the ancient ruler of the ......

Will stinging US sanctions strengthen Iranians’ pursuit of freedom?

Sunday, 28 October 2018

The new round of US sanction on Iran hit where it really hurts i.e. Islamic Revolutionary Guard ......

Iran: Between braggadocio and suicidal action

Monday, 22 October 2018

Amir Taheri was the executive editor-in-chief of the daily Kayhan in Iran from 1972 to 1979. He has worked at or written for innumerable publications, published eleven books, and has been a columnist for Asharq Al-Awsat since 1987. Mr. Taheri has won several prizes for his journalism, and in 2012 was named International Journalist of the Year by the British Society of Editors and the Foreign Press Association in the annual British Media Awards.


ANALYSIS: Could a coup by Soleimani save the Iranian regime?

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Effecting a complete regime change in Iran will be close to impossible right now, as such is the ......

Iran and the impossible admission

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Eyad Abu Shakra (also written as Ayad Abou-Chakra) began his media career in 1973 with Annahar newspaper in Lebanon. He joined Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper in the UK in 1979, occupying several positions including: Senior Editor, Managing Editor, and Head of Research Unit, as well as being a regular columnist. He has several published works, including books, chapters in edited books, and specialized articles, in addition to frequent regular TV and radio appearances. Eyad tweets @eyad1949


ANALYSIS: US sanctions and the end of ‘reform’ in Iran

Monday, 08 October 2018

With a new wave of US sanctions just around the corner, the regime ruling Iran is in deep waters as ......