Tag: Hassan Rouhani

Iran And Saudi Arabia’s “Deep State” Factions Are Striking Back

Rival Great Powers Iran and Saudi Arabia are both experiencing different degrees of pushback from certain “deep state” factions in their permanent military, intelligence, and diplomatic bureaucracies, with this dynamic being responsible for several of the latest breaking news developments in the region. Four breaking news developments almost simultaneously emerged […]

Turkey and Iran’s Partnership Has Been Strengthened as Both Neighbours Face Common Challenges From Similar Sources

In geopolitical relations, partnerships are formed as much on the basis of having shared goals as they are on the basis of facing shared challenges. While the modern histories of Iran and Turkey are highly divergent and while prior to the 20th century the Ottoman and Persian empires were great […]

Iran Will Negotiate With China, Russia and EU to Preserve JCPOA – A Golden Opportunity for China Awaits

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has spoken minutes after Donald Trump’s decision to unilaterally withdraw from the JPCOA (aka Iran nuclear deal). Rouhani stated that it may be possible to preserve the JCPOA if forthcoming meetings with the foreign ministers of Europe, Russia and China are successful in preserving the deal […]