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Saudi rift with Qatar exposes growing division in the anti-Iran alliance

Saudi rift with Qatar exposes growing division in the anti-Iran alliance Mohammed Nuruzzaman, Gulf University for Science and Technology This is the worst diplomatic crisis in...

ISIS attacks in Tehran could plunge the Middle East into greater...

ISIS attacks in Tehran could plunge the Middle East into greater turmoil Mohammadbagher Forough, Leiden University Iran experienced its first major ISIS attack on June 7,...

Muqtada Al-Sadr urges Iran to end negative regional policies as Rouhani...

Baghdad, Iraq:  Iraqi Shia cleric and firebrand political Muqtada al-Sadr has congratulated Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani for re-election, but urged the Islamic republic to...

What do Iranians want? Better salaries, more jobs and safe working...

What do Iranians want? Better salaries, more jobs and safe working conditions Stella Morgana, Leiden University On May 19, Iranians will choose their next president and...

How Saudi Arabia and Iran are using religion as a bait...

In an upmarket suburb of Senegal’s seaside capital, a branch ofIran’s Al-Mustafa University teaches Senegalese students Shi’ite Muslim theology, among other subjects. The branch...

Ahmadinejad out of Presidential Race in Iran, Guardian Council shortlists 6...

Guardian Council has short-listed 6 nominees for Iran's presidential elections. These nominees include Hassan Rouhani, Es'hagh Jahangiri, Ebrahim Raisi, Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, Mostafa Hashemi Tabs,...

Will the US missile strike be the turning point in Syria’s...

Will the US missile strike be the turning point in Syria's shifting war? Harout Akdedian, Central European University The US has struck the Syrian airbase used...

Russia and Iran’s growing cooperation hints at a new Middle East

Russia and Iran's growing cooperation hints at a new Middle East Clément Therme, École des Hautes Études en sciences sociales (EHESS) Russian President Vladimir Putin and...

As Syrian conflict enters its seventh year, Assad’s future is the...

As Syrian conflict enters its seventh year, Assad's future is the sticking point Abdullah Yusuf, University of Dundee Six years ago, 15 teenagers from the southern...

Syria’s Kurds have ended up at the heart of Middle Eastern...

Syria's Kurds have ended up at the heart of Middle Eastern geopolitics – here's why Clemens Hoffmann, University of Stirling; Can Cemgil, Istanbul Bilgi University,...