Monthly Archives: January 2016

Iran nuclear deal: Minister says sanctions ‘to be lifted’

HOPI statement , 16January 2016 In the next few hours , the final stages of Iran’s compliance with the agreement signed in July 2015 will be completed and “Implementation Day”,will be declared. This is the moment the five nuclear powers … Continue reading

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A dynasty of ill-gotten gains

Yassamine Mather looks at the life of Ashraf Pahlavi who died on January 7 aged 96 As commissioned from Andy Warhol Ashraf Pahlavi, the twin sister of the ex-shah of Iran, was a deluded, ruthless megalomaniac. Until her last days … Continue reading

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Method behind the madness

While the Saudi kingdom’s callous executions must be condemned, Yassamine Mather says Iran’s official protests are sheer hypocrisy Barbarism It appears as if the new leaders of Saudi Arabia woke up on the first day of 2016 and thought, ‘How … Continue reading

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Time to shed illusions

Time to shed illusions Only the international solidarity of our class can deliver a lasting solution, writes Yassamine Mather Bashar al-Assad meets supreme leader Ali Khamenei As the situation in the Middle East continues to deteriorate, and in the wake … Continue reading

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