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, ......

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

Monday, 11 February 2019

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

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

Monday, 11 February 2019

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

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.


Tunisia between two fires

Wednesday, 26 December 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


What happened in 1979?

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Mamdouh al-Muhainy is the General Manager of Al Arabiya and Al Hadath. He can be followed on Twitter @malmhuain.


Is Iran in a ‘revolutionary’ situation?

Thursday, 09 August 2018

Freelance journalist Hamid Bahrami has served as political prisoner in Iran. He is a human rights and political activist.


ANALYSIS: What is Iran’s revolutionary agenda and why it needs confronting

Friday, 03 August 2018

On Sunday 15 July, speaking at the Reagan Presidential Library in California, US Secretary of State ......

Accepting Assad with the end of the revolution

Thursday, 02 August 2018

Fares bin Hezam is Editor-in-Chief at Al Arabiya Channel.


What direction will Iran’s coming revolution take

Friday, 20 July 2018

The Iranian regime in its present form cannot last, with protests certain to escalate, sanctions ......

Senior military official says Revolutionary Guards will not stay within Iran’s borders

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Although President Hassan Rouhani said few days ago while marking Iran’s Army Day that Iran ......