Ahmadinejad

What's Next For Mahmoud Ahmadinejad?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Comedy

What's next for Ahmadinejad? With his villainous charm and strident views, the former Iranian leader is bound to have a raft of offers to cash in on h...

'An Absolute Disaster'

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK

His wild rants to the United Nations and capture of "invading" British sailors might be how President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is currently remembered by m...

Ahmadinejad Volunteers To Follow Monkey Into Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has volunteered to be the first Iranian in space following the successful launch of a monkey into orbit two weeks ago. ...

We Should Not Send Mixed Messages to Iran

Ryszard Czarnecki | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Politics
Ryszard Czarnecki

This is definitely the worst time for our parliament to send any delegation to Iran. It would weaken our international stand and send mixed signals just when sanctions are starting to work and the mullahs feel they have to start paying a price for their constant violation of international obligations.

'American Voters Prefer Ahmadinejad To Obama'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

An Iranian news agency with ties to the government has mistakenly reported a spoof story that rural white Americans would prefer President Mahmoud Ahm...

Iran Launches New Missile Amid Claims Israel 'Trying To Attack'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK

Iran has unveiled a new surface-to-surface ballistic missile called the 'Conqueror', in what the country's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad claimed was a...

Iran Versus the West: Breaking the Deadlock

Peter Lesniak | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Politics
Peter Lesniak

George Bernard Shaw used to say that political necessities sometime turn out to be political mistakes. As things stand in ongoing negotiations between the West and Iran, this seems to be the parallel for what is going to happen in yet another round of talks later this month in Russia. Let us consider the current balance of actions.

War With Iran? A Summary of What you Need to Know

Paul Reynolds | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Politics
Paul Reynolds

Will there be an Israeli attack before the new blockade sanctions apply on 1 July 2012, or a US/UK attack after? It depends who wins the argument.

February Jottings

James Jackson | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Politics
James Jackson

LibDems - the triumph of smugness over ability.

Dangerous Theatre

Dr Lynette Nusbacher | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics
Dr Lynette Nusbacher

From the point of view of nuclear deterrence this was ideal. A president who could be counted upon to order a nuclear strike, or one who could be counted on to refrain from ordering one, could be out manoeuvred. A president who was apparently irrational could not be.

Air Strikes Against Iran Can Push the Price of Oil to $250 per Barrel

Nehad Ismail | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK
Nehad Ismail

Iran is the second largest oil producer in the Middle East and holds 10% of world reserves. Some oil analysts believe that supplies of oil are already tight due to South East Asian demand and strong demand in Europe and USA. Kuwait and Saudi Arabia are producing to maximum capacity and they cannot do a lot in the short term.

IAEA Report To Show Iran Researching Computer Models For Developing Nuclear Bomb

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK

Iran has carried out tests specific to "the development of a nuclear device", the UN's atomic watchdog has reported. The International Atomic Energ...