To accept that the threats of China, Russia and Iran in the region are alarming is to resign oneself to Washington's diagnosis concerning defense and security.
As much as it may be a bold and praiseworthy idea on the surface ... the idea of a MESA military alliance against Iran, with the participation of the U.S., is as practical as teaching eggs to fly. The idea is also bold, potentially useful, but at the same time impractically idiotic.
Donald Trump sees himself as a negotiation genius. He could not care less about the law.
<i>It must be hard for the regime to explain direct talks with the nemesis, the United States, to its own people.</i>
In a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, who was recently on a visit to Washington, U.S. President Donald Trump responded to a journalist’s question that he is ready [Read more]
Containing Iran will demand that Trump show a level of patience and power to articulate that, at least so far, he has not displayed.
<i>Economic measures launched by the United States break the consensus with European allies and threaten to destabilize the Middle East</i>
To fulfill his threat to re-impose trade sanctions on Iran, Donald Trump has returned Washington to the path of unilateral international policy that leads to isolationism. Three [Read more]
No rational person in this country would agree with these absurd actions by the Trump administration.
<i>The sanctions against Iran open a new diplomatic and trading conflict between the United States and the European Union.</i>
On Monday, the first group of sanctions imposed by the United States against Iran was enforced, after Donald Trump decided to ignore the agreement reached in July 2015 between the Persian [Read more]
The U.S. has neither a strategic plan nor the will to launch a war against Iran, nor could it possibly have ... signed a so-called “real deal” in such a short span of time.