Iran Nuclear

Iran and the West: From Nuclear Nightmares to Facebook Friends?

Ben Acheson | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Politics
Ben Acheson

Nuclear apocalypse has been avoided. Iran has agreed to curb its nuclear activity. That's what they tell us anyway. Let's not get ahead of ourselves; even if Iran's cooperation is genuine, world leaders and their Iranian counterparts are not about to hold hands, hug it out or start tweeting funny cat memes to each other.

We Must Stay Strong to Secure Permanent Change From Iran

Mohammed Mahfoodh Al Ardhi | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Politics
Mohammed Mahfoodh Al Ardhi

Building on the interim deal announced over the weekend is now a question of political will, conviction and mutual trust. In an era where it is often said that the idea of the "conviction politician" is dead, this is an historic opportunity to revive this attitude...

Mitt Romney Is Running for Dubya's Third Term

Mehdi Hasan | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Mehdi Hasan

If Ohio falls to the Mittster, prepare for a rerun of the blood-spattered Bush years. It is a chilling prospect. My message to US anti-war liberals who say they can't bring themselves to reelect the "drone president" is this: Obama may not deserve your vote but the rest of the world does not deserve Romney and his gang.

Iran Threatens To Close Strategic Waterway Amid Tensions With West

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

Iran has threatened to close the Strait of Hormuz, a vital route for the oil trade, if the West widens sanctions against the country amid an ongoing r...

Iran and the Bomb

Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK
Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea

The latest report by the International Atomic Energy Agency about Iran's nuclear armament exploded like a bomb onto the world of Washington think tanks.