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Is Obama’s true legacy in the Middle East a bolder, stronger Iran?

Martin Jay, journalist based in Beirut, winner of the UN’s prestigious Elizabeth Neuffer Memorial Prize (UNCA) in New York, for his Middle East work, wrote in RT.com on January 14, that, “Barak Obama’s blunders in the Middle East are a collection of bewildering, illogical decisions that have led to Iran and Hezbollah becoming stronger than ever in what was once a region ruled by the Saudis and the US.  Obama’s true mark has yet to be made this year, with more conflict an inevitability after the appointment of Trump’s Iran-haters.”

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Iran economy has strong links with IRGC

It has been announced that the Iranian government’s plans for petroleum, gas, oil, transport, dams, water transfer, telecommunication and IT are assigned to a group affiliated with the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). The news was confirmed by Hossein Dehghan, the regime’s Minister of Defense.

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Iranian Regime’s Leaders Accused of being Complicit in Babak Zanjani's Theft

Government factions in Iran have intensified their struggle to grasp presidency, on the eve of the clerical regime's elections.While social tragedies such as grave sleepers, poverty, addiction and unemployment that have frustrated and fed up the populace, the of the story of Babak Zanjani embezzlement of $3 billion is unraveling. This story has implicated virtually all the regime's top officials. 

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Iran’s Difficult Task of Reputation Management

By INU Staff 

INU - On Monday, Reuters once again reported upon the apparent growth in prospects for multinational investment in Iran. The news agency noted that the country had certified 29 companies from over a dozen foreign nations as prospective beneficiaries of a new and less restrictive petroleum contract model.

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Iran’s Trade and Diplomatic Prospects Still under Threat from its own Actions

By INU Staff 

INU- It was reported this week that relations had grown strained between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the nation of Turkmenistan, as a result of disputes over gas exports and outstanding debt. Turkmenistan has halted the flow of natural gas to its trading partner, which has traditionally relied on imports to supply populations in the north of Iran, far from the country’s domestic supply. Agence-France Presse reported on Wednesday that Iranian officials had issued a disdainful response to the move, making familiar accusations that the other party in the dispute was violating established agreements by enforcing its expectations for the Islamic Republic

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Boeing Discount May Increase Opposition to Financial Dealings With Iran

By INU Staff 

INU - On Monday, new information came to light regarding the controversial aircraft sales agreement between the Islamic Republic of Iran and American Aircraft manufacturer Boeing. Asghar Fakhrieh-Kashan, the Iranian deputy minister of transportation announced that Iran would pay approximately eight billion dollars for the 80 or so aircraft involved in the agreement.

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Iran Breaking News - Protest gathering by families of political prisoners in front of Rouhani's office

 According to latest news from Iran, more than 100 families of political prisoners in Iran, in particular the families of Ward 350...

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