The continued imposition of sanctions by Britain, the U.S. and its allies is essentially irresponsible, particularly now when COVID-19 is killing people at a rate unseen in over a century.
A divided dispensation with various power centers in Kabul makes it extremely difficult to reach a political settlement.
The United States has definitively and irrevocably buried the concept of international law.
. .. [T]here are serious difficulties for the revolutionary government in using its resources without going through the U.S. financial system, from which it is completely blocked.
The bottom line for the U.S. in the Middle East is to avoid sinking into the chaos present there.
[T]he strategy of looking for an external enemy to help with ... reelection is not working. [I]f Trump did it to shift attention away from impeachment, it is truly criminal.
Soleimani’s death is just an element in the game between the United States and Iran aimed at stabilizing bilateral relations.
Since his arrival at the White House, Donald Trump has gambled by abandoning the containment and appeasement policies specified in the anti-nuclear pact promoted by his predecessor, Barack Obama, and backed by the European Union, in favor of economic sanctions on the ayatollahs’ regime.
Within a few years, the "American Caesar" will perish, and the time will come to bury him once and for all.
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