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IRAN FILES


Iran remains as one of the US and Israel's primary targets in achieving regional hegemony over the Middle East and Central Asia. Read our archive to learn more about the Islamic Republic and what its geopolitical challenges are going forward.

Washington’s Predictable Betrayal of the JCPOA Iran Nuclear Deal

Brian Berletic | Team Biden’s return to the deal has predictably stalled, and it’s not by accident.

CrossTalk: Biden’s Anti-Democracy Foreign Policy

CrossTalk | Does Washington really support democracy in the world?

EXCLUSIVE: The Coming Space Race

Brian Berletic | The scale and importance of activity in space is growing rapidly, with ever-expanding rewards of the wealth, power and influence for its participants.

EP #5 – 21WIRE LIVE: ‘Biden Foreign Policy Breakdown’ with guest Brian Berletic

21WIRE LIVE | A comprehensive review of US foreign policy under the new Presidency – with a few surprises.

REPORT: New US President, Same Old Foreign Policy

Brian Berletic | Regardless of who occupies the White House, American foreign policy rarely veers from its charted course, steered by the same powerful financial interests.

Cynical US Policy on Syria Revealed: Block the Russians and Iranians, Destroy the Economy, to Hell with the People

Peter Ford | Jeffreys made no bones about it: it was never about ending the Syrian conflict – it’s about prolonging it.

Dangerous Provocations Ahead for Iran

Tony Cartalucci | Peace with Iran was never part of America’s foreign policy – whether it was “Trump’s” America or “Biden’s” America.

Episode #351 – ‘NeoLib-Con Power Play’ with guest Marwa Osman

SUNDAY WIRE | Strap yourselves in and lower the blast shield – this is your brave new world…

US DOJ Seizes 27 Websites Claiming They Are ‘Controlled by Iran’

Antiwar.com | It’s shaky assessments like this one that sets a dangerous precedent for independent media outlets.

Report: Iranian Supertanker ‘Honey’ Loading Venezuelan ‘Top Grade Exportable Crude’

Antiwar.com | In defiance of US threats, this would be a huge relief for Venezuela.

US Troop Drawdown in Iraq: Strategic Shift, or Shrewd Election Move?

Mideast Stream | Is this an earnest rethink of US policy, or is it Trump merely fulfilling an old election pledge?

Trump Says ‘Seized’ Iranian Fuel Bound for Venezuela Now in Houston

Antiwar.com | Both Venezuela and Iran, natural trading partners, are under heavy US sanctions.

INTERVIEW: Mohammad Marandi on Beirut Blast Aftermath & Lebanon’s Future

SUNDAY WIRE | What’s next for in Lebanon, and revealing the true aims of US and its allies in the region.

US Envoy for Iran Brian Hook Steps Down, Replaced by Elliott Abrams

21WIRE | Judging by Abrams recent exploits in Venezuela, this move is not particularly encouraging for Iran.

Iranian FM on US Targeting Passenger Jet: ‘These Outlaws Must be Stopped’

21WIRE | Washington continues to play its dangerous game with Iran and Syria.

MEK Favorites Speak at Virtual ‘Free Iran’ Regime Change Conference

21WIRE + Antiwar.com | A virtual cavalcade of regime change hawks, including longtime favorite of the MEK, Rudy Giuliani.

NYT Report: Israel Planted a Bomb at Iranian Nuclear Facility

21WIRE + Antiwar.com | Is the timing of this event significant?

Under Cover of COVID, US Diplomats Leaving Saudi Arabia, Expecting ‘Surprises’ from Yemen

21WIRE + South Front | Coronavirus may well provide a face-saving exit for a faltering Saudi-American alliance in Yemen.

Why U.S. Wars in the Middle East Are Far from Over

Tony Cartalucci | Despite its current lull in activity and influence, Washington has no intention of abandoning its agenda of hegemony in the region.

US Sanctions Iranians for Petrol Shipments to Venezuela – Pompeo Warns Other Would-Be ‘Mariners’

Antiwar.com | US threats notwithstanding, Iran and Venezuela are almost certain to continue trading.