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Iran is Building Short-Term Partnerships

By Mahmoud Hakamian

As tensions between Iran and the United States continue to escalate, the boundaries among allies and adversaries may be growing more defined, although a number of world powers remain caught in between the desire to maintain traditional American partnerships and the desire to expand access to relatively untapped Iranian markets.

sanctions on Iran will help secure regime change

By INU Staff

INU- The US Treasury Department issued new sanctions on Tuesday against several people and companies that were involved in an illegal plot by the Iranian regime to ship millions of barrels of oil to Syria, where Iran has been supporting the Bashar Assad dictatorship in a brutal civil war against the Syrian people and opposition forces.

Will Sanctions Really Bring Iran Into Line?

By INU Staff

INU- The US has recently reimposed tough economic sanctions against Iran that, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, give the mullahs the choice of changing their behaviour and acting like a “normal country” or face escalating pressures.

This signals the end of four decades’ worth of international appeasement of a regime who has destabilised the Middle East, sponsored terrorism around the world, and murdered hundreds of thousands of dissidents.

Blue wave in US midterms will not help Iran lobby

By INU Staff

INU- The Iran lobby were hoping that a blue wave in the US midterm elections would help counter US sanctions on Iran, but they were sorely mistaken. Voters, and therefore politicians, are far more concerned with healthcare and the economy than the mullahs’ hardships.

How long can Iran withstand US pressure?

By INU Staff

INU- With the US promising to inflict “relentless pressure” on Iran with this new round of sanctions, many analysts are questioning how long Iran will be able to withstand blows to its highly fragile economy.

European Defiance of Sanctions

By Edward Carney

As of Wednesday, certain European entities were still maintaining a defiant tone on the topic of US sanctions, which were re-imposed on the Islamic Republic of Iran at the beginning of the week.

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