14 November 2017
Saudi Arabia has mostly been a stable pillar of the imperialist order in the Middle East.
17 October 2017
US president Donald Trump is edging closer to conflict with Iran as the two states jostle for control in Syria.
10 October 2017
Trump is ratcheting up tensions against Iran
29 August 2017
An economic blockade led by US ally Saudi Arabia backfired spectacularly as Qatar announced it had reopened full diplomatic ties with Iran last week.
13 June 2017
A campaign of sanctions and threats against Gulf state Qatar showed up tensions among competing Middle Eastern powers—and confusion among the US ruling class.
01 March 2016
Early election results from Iran have indicated large gains for the List of Hope, the “reformist” wing of the Islamic Republican regime’s ruling class.
14 July 2015
Iranian socialist Nima Soltanzadeh welcomes an historic deal to end economic sanctions that only helped the regime