Middle East

Putin denounces military threats against Iran

October 16, 2007

As reports continue to circulate over the US desire to build an oil pipeline and military base in Azerbaijan, Russia and Iran confirmed their commitment to keeping the Caspian basin free from foreign presence and control. In the light of perceived US threats against Iran, Putin stated, "We should not even think of making use…

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard branded terrorist org

October 5, 2007

Pepe Escobar says, "It’s all about regime change in Iran"

Do Iraqis want partition?

October 5, 2007

Phyllis Bennis on the U.S. Senate resolution on the partitioning of Iraq

Iran and Senator Clinton

October 5, 2007

Phyllis Bennis on the U.S. Senate resolution on the Iranian Revolutionary Guard

Pakistani opposition parties quit parliament

October 2, 2007

Lieutenant General Ashfaq Kayani will become head of the army if Musharraf wins the upcoming election on Saturday. Opposition parties were not appeased. Pakistani journalist Munizae Jahangir talks to The Real News from Lahore.

Ahmadinejad’s charm offensive?

September 28, 2007
Babak Yektafar is the Editor-in-Chief of WashingtonPrism.org. He is a graduate of Farleigh Dickinson University with a B.A. in Communications. From 1999 to 2005, Babak was a producer with C-SPAN network’s national live morning program, Washington Journal.

Joost Hiltermann

September 27, 2007
The crisis in Iraq and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict are Crisis Group's two priorities in the region, but research is conducted as well in Iran, Syria, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf.   Joost Hiltermann speaks with Senior Editor Paul Jay in a two-part interview.