US photojournalist compares fall of Pahlavi dynasty to ongoing protests in Iran

Wednesday, 25 December 2019

An American photojournalist, who covered the fall of the Pahlavi dynasty, draws parallels between ......

Deposed Istanbul mayor vows ‘revolution’ for democracy

Thursday, 09 May 2019

Istanbul’s deposed mayor Ekrem Imamoglu, who was stripped of his election victory this week, ......

Trump says Iran Revolution brought repression, failure

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Iran’s Islamic Revolution four decades ago has been a complete failure for the country, ......

In revolution anniversary speech, Rouhani lays claim to Bahrain, other neighbors

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday laid historical claims to a number of Gulf countries, ......

Bolton: Iran’s Islamic Revolution meant ‘four decades of failure’

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Iran’s Islamic Revolution four decades ago inflicted “failure and broken promises” ......

Iran’s ‘revolution babies’ divided over outcomes

Thursday, 07 February 2019

They were born after their parents’ protests brought down the Shah of Iran in 1979, when ......

A century after the end of World War I, her dominoes continue to tumble

Thursday, 10 January 2019

Faisal Al-Shammeri is a political analyst based in Washington DC. He tweets @mr_alshammeri


Iran’s schizophrenia heats up the debate

Friday, 04 January 2019

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.