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Iran on the eve of new nuclear talks

Iran on the eve of new nuclear talks

Negotiations are scheduled to begin on November 29.
US State Department imposes new sanctions on Turkish Defense Industry Institution

US State Department imposes new sanctions on Turkish Defense Industry Institution

UWI documents the full text of sanctions decision.
The coronavirus takes Iran into a new geopolitical era

The coronavirus takes Iran into a new geopolitical era

Eighteen months ago, Iran was hit by the coronavirus epidemic worse than any other country in the Middle East. Originating in China, the Covid-19 epidemic spread rapidly throughout the Islamic Republic, the number of infected and dead growing at an exponential rate.
Coronavirus in Iran: Struggling to save lives under US sanctions

Coronavirus in Iran: Struggling to save lives under US sanctions

Iran continues to be the epicenter of the spread of COVID-19 in the Middle East.
The Future of Iran Energy Exports to Iraq

The Future of Iran Energy Exports to Iraq

Despite its enormous energy resources, Iraq relies on imported Iranian gas and uses Iranian imported gas to generate electricity, while also being a major purchaser of electricity from Iran.
Challenges of Iran’s petrochemical industry in the shadow of new sanctions

Challenges of Iran’s petrochemical industry in the shadow of new sanctions

While crude oil exports have sharply reduced with no hope of recovery, other resources such as petrochemicals, mines and metals could have been a way out for Iran
The US is already interfering in the upcoming Venezuelan elections

The US is already interfering in the upcoming Venezuelan elections

US President Donald Trump has maintained strong economic pressure against Venezuela
Iran’s Interests in China’s One Belt One Road Policy

Iran’s Interests in China’s One Belt One Road Policy

With its massive oil and gas resources and its presence in the Hartland Energy project, Iran is in an excellent geographical location to take advantage of China’s Silk Road project’s benefits.
Shinzo Abe in Iran: a dove of peace or a foreshadower of mayhem?

Shinzo Abe in Iran: a dove of peace or a foreshadower of mayhem?

As the situation around Iran continues deteriorating, Japan has taken up an initiative to broker peace and to scale down the tensions between Washington and Tehran.
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