Qasem Soleimani

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Iran’s second wave could come crashing down on the regime

July 2, 2020 8:55 am

Iranian demographics could mean the country faces an even greater health crisis

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Will coronavirus lead to a US war with Iran?

March 13, 2020 6:53 am

Tehran’s virus troubles could allow Shia militias to attack US forces in Iraq

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Shia chaos

March 5, 2020 5:25 pm

The militia that’s holding Iraq hostage

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How far will Trump go in Iran?

January 29, 2020 4:08 pm

The Tehran students were chanting in the streets: ‘Our enemy is right here, they’re lying that it’s America’

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Shaken Saudis hedge their bets on détente with Iran

January 28, 2020 11:11 am

Saudi Arabia is hitting the brakes on normalization with Israel

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Donald Trump, president of peace

January 25, 2020 2:03 pm

The emotional anti-war right is susceptible to its own wishful thinking about the irenic intentions of Iran

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You come at the Trump, you best not miss

January 17, 2020 1:42 pm

Why are the Democrats committing constitutional suicide?

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The ‘Iran Spring’ delusion

January 14, 2020 12:40 am

The democracy junkies are at it again — craving another fantasy revolution in a country they don’t understand

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The Middle East mess has nothing to do with Donald Trump

January 13, 2020 8:04 am

On every count, other than creating permanent war, the Bush Doctrine failed

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Could this be the beginning of the end for Iran’s mullahs?

January 11, 2020 9:54 am

It is easy to see a possible parallel here with the Soviet Union, whose leaders were rattling their sabers as loudly as ever as their socialist empire began to crumble

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Iran must pay the families of flight 752

January 11, 2020 9:01 am

It took four days for the Iranians to admit that they had downed the jet

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Eliminating Qasem Soleimani was Donald Trump’s Middle East farewell letter

January 9, 2020 2:23 pm

President Trump’s opponents cannot forgive him his victories. But it has become increasingly clear that it doesn’t matter

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The Middle East for dummies

January 9, 2020 9:01 am

Assad is not the worst guy in Syria. That label belongs to the US-armed and financed ‘moderate rebels’

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World War Three? No, this was about Trump’s second term

January 9, 2020 8:35 am

Most people do not share the leftish view that Iran and the US are equivalent as nation states in their capacity to do bad things

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Iran no longer alone

January 9, 2020 5:34 am

The American strategy of isolating and dividing Tehran has just been exploded

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Time for Tulsi

January 8, 2020 9:27 am

Candidate Gabbard’s platform has never looked more apt

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‘So far, so good’ — the madness in Trump’s method

January 8, 2020 7:39 am

The administration’s eagerness to play down Iran’s missile strikes smacks of desperation

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So much for de-escalation

January 7, 2020 7:56 pm

Iran targets US base in Iraq with rockets

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Iran begins its ‘fierce revenge’

January 7, 2020 5:53 pm

The question now is what Trump’s next move will be

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Exclusive: the Iranian cultural sites Trump will bomb

January 7, 2020 5:33 pm

The Imam Reza shrine has been moved up the US target list and is now just ahead of the Whole Foods Market in the Grand Bazaar of Tehran

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The Democratic media hate Trump more than they love Iran — or America

January 7, 2020 4:06 pm

Only the ignorant or bad-faith actors would jump to the conclusion that Trump is about to bomb Iran’s mosques

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Qasem Soleimani’s death could change the game for Israel

January 7, 2020 3:37 pm

Israel remains a target for Iran, but because the US conducted the killing, it is less likely that Iran will mobilize the region against Israel

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‘Witch’ plots ‘death ritual’ against Trump to stop war with Iran

January 6, 2020 8:56 am

‘rt so all witches get to see this’

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Will the Iran-US confrontation spiral out of control? Even the experts don’t know

January 6, 2020 4:51 am

Escalation poses major risks for both Tehran and Washington — and they both know it

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Mike Pompeo’s dishonest Iran defense

January 6, 2020 4:38 am

The neocon dream of a liberated Baghdad ends with an emboldened and empowered Iran