Category: News

Trump’s Approach in Containing China

Strategic Council Online: The general American policy for the twenty-first century is to contain China economically, politically or militarily.
Ismail Bashari – China Affairs Expert

Iran – America & the Evolution of the Islamic resistance

Strategic Council Online: Recent events in the Middle East attract part of global attention. “New Structure of Power” and “New Geopolitics in the Region” are the latest realities of the regional developments of recent years.
Raouf Sheibani – Former ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Syria and Lebanon

Zionist Regime’s Goals behind Short-Term Wars in Gaza

Strategic Council Online: The Zionist regime by weakening and neutralizing the confrontation power of the Resistance in the Gaza Strip, is trying to create some peace of mind from the southern borders at the time of war in northern Palestine. But field developments and circumstances indicate that Israel is far from reaching the desired security level, and the Axis of Resistance, in contrast, is in very favorable conditions.
Mehdi Shakibai – Managing Director of Qods International News Agency

‘Deal of the Century’: Stabilizing Occupation of the Zionists

Strategic Council Online: The Deal of the Century is known as the new scheme of the Zionists with the help of the West and certain Persian Gulf Arab states to continue to advance their occupation policies in the Palestinian territories. The publication of new details of the deal is not something new and in the past few months we have seen the exposure of parts of this scheme the latest example being revealing part of the deal by the Israeli newspaper ‘Israel Hayom’.

Europe Can Save JCPOA by Making up for Procrastinations

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council for Foreign Relations Dr. Kamal Kharrazi pointing to the recent developments and Iran’s suspension decision said the deal’s rescue will depend on the European efforts within the next two months to make up for past procrastination in fulfilling their commitments.

Europe’s Fulfillment of JCPOA Commitments A Big Test of Independence

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Dr. Kamal Kharrazi says Europe’s implementation of its commitments in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and accelerating the conditions for Iran to benefit from economic and trade exchanges with Europe is an important test for Europe’s independence, because the United States is trying to destroy the JCPOA by threatening Iran and humiliating Europe at the same time.

Neo-Multilateralism

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Dr Kamal Kharrazi says multilateralism is now on the brink of extinction as a result of the unilateral measures of the US administration. Therefore, he stressed, it is necessary to identify the roots of the failure of multilateralism and make collective efforts to give birth to neo-multilateralism.

Trump’s ‘Call Me’ Invitation Just Propaganda, and not worthwhile

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Dr Kamal Kharrazi says Europe’s political stances vis-à-vis the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) are worthwhile when they produce practical results. He also described the US president’s call for talks with Iran as propaganda ploy and not worthwhile.

Trump Strategy: Split up Europe, Exterminate JCPOA

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Dr Kamal Kharrazi says the incumbent US president’s strategy is to cause a rift in Europe and prevent its cohesion on the one hand and exterminate the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the other.

Europe’s Limited Chance to Prevent Death of JCPOA

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, Dr Kamal Kharrazi, referring to Iran’s decision on partial suspension of its JCPOA commitments during 60 days said: “It’s a good opportunity for Europe to compensate for its past procrastination by accelerating the implementation of INSTEX and prevent the death of the JCPOA.”

Dr. Kharazi Underlines Iran-Uzbekistan Cooperation to Revive Islamic Civilization

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Dr. Kamal Kharrazi has called for cooperation of Iran and Uzbekistan to revive Islamic civilization, noting that expansion of exchanges between the two countries will help accomplish this goal.
Kharrazi, currently in Tashkent visited the State Institute for Oriental Studies and was welcomed by the chancellor, professors and students of the university.

Iran Will Have to Respond Appropriately to JCPOA Disloyalty

Strategic Council Online: President of the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations says the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (also known as Iran Nuclear Deal) has, unfortunately, had no benefit for Iran so far. However, Dr. Kamal Kharrazi noted, Iran is in a situation where it has to respond to the disloyalty of others.

US Will Not Accomplish Sanctions Goal Against Iran

Strategic Council Online: President the Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, pointing to the four-decade of US sanctions on Iran said: “Iranians will honorably leave behind the sanctions again and the United States will not achieve its goal.”

Feasibility of Launching the ‘Sanctioned Club’ against Trump

Strategic Council Online: If a coalition of countries under US sanctions and in trade war is forged with the primary aim of maintaining free and fair trade; then the coalition can be formed with the help of countries involved in a trade war who are eager to maintain bargaining power against the United States and even extend its scope to more countries.
Reza Majidzadeh – Researcher on Political Economy of Development

Local Election Results: Sounding the Alarm for Erdogan!

Strategic Council Online: Erdoğan’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) secured the highest number of votes in the local elections on March 31 throughout the country but did not win in key cities. The interesting point is that the Turkish president, for the first time in his political life, is tasting defeat and maybe this is the beginning of the end of the authority of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the undisputed leader of the Justice and Development Party and the Turkish president.
Firouz Dawlat Abadi – Former IRI Ambassador to Turkey and Expert on Regional Affairs

Sudan: People’s Revolution or Palace Revolution?

Strategic Council Online: What took place in Sudan after Omar al-Bashir stepped down from power has attracted the attention of the world these days. The reality is that the country is prone to civil war between the various parties, which could be a threat to regional security.
Kourosh Fakhr Tavoli – African Affairs Expert