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Posts Tagged: Iran-Iraq War

December 3, 2020 6:37 am

The Kurds and the Iran-Iraq War: Have the Lessons Been Learned?

The prevailing opinion among both scholars and the general public is that Saddam Hussein went to war with Iran in September 1980 out of fear...

June 29, 2019 3:04 pm

Iran to Resist US Sanctions, Just as It Withstood Iraqi Chemical Attack: Zarif

The Iranian foreign minister said on Saturday that Iran would resist any US sanctions, just as it persevered during the 1980s Iran-Iraq war when the...

September 22, 2018 1:48 pm

Iran Will Defeat Trump Just Like It Did Saddam, Won’t Abandon Missiles: Rouhani

US President Donald Trump will fail in his confrontation with Iran, just like Iraq's Saddam Hussein, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, referring to...

May 18, 2016 10:36 am

Outgoing Iranian Parliament Demands Compensation From US for ‘Spiritual, Material Damage’ Over Past 63 Years

The outgoing Iranian Parliament is demanding unspecified compensation from the United States for its involvement in "spiritual and material damage" for the past 63 years,...

December 18, 2014 10:54 am

Iran Unveils Monument to Jewish Soldiers Slayed in War With Iraq

Haaretz - Iran this week unveiled a monument to Jewish soldiers killed in the Iran-Iraq War, which lasted from 1980 to 1988 and saw both...

October 6, 2014 10:01 am

The Enemy of My Enemy is My Enemy

The idea that the enemy of my enemy is my potential ally underlies the 2014 Western policy toward Iran, the enemy of Islamic State....

July 7, 2014 9:00 am

Beware of Friendship With Iran - If you want the measure of how American policy has clumsily tailed the shifting system of alliances in the Middle East, look...

June 23, 2014 12:50 am

Deconstructing the Iraq And Syria Conflicts

The current escalating sectarian violence between the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and Iraqi forces and the unending civil war in Syria are...

May 16, 2014 9:55 am

U.S. Seeks Investigation of Possible Weapons Trade Between Iran and Iraq

Fox News - Iranian weapons are turning up in the Islamic Republic's former arch foe Iraq, a development one State Department official told warrants...

May 7, 2014 3:24 pm

Obama’s Strategic Mistake in Iraq: Abandoning Iran’s Opposition

It has already been established, including in my recently published book The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and Catastrophes to Avoid, that...

March 10, 2014 7:31 am

An Israeli-Iranian Axis? Highly Illusionary

There are those who believe that given the sweeping turmoil in the Middle East, the two most powerful non-Arab countries other than Turkey - Israel...

December 30, 2011 1:10 pm

Is Iran Rational?

One of the most difficult questions that the West needs to answer in the year ahead is whether Iranian behavior will be influenced...


‘Disturbing Force’: Vandal Again Topples Menorah at San Diego S...

A man vandalized the Chabad House at San Diego State University on Sunday night, marking the third time since April 2021...


Israel’s Netanyahu Upbeat on Reform Compromise After Biden Reproach

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced confidence on Wednesday that he would find compromise with the political opposition over his judicial overhaul after the contested reforms drew a strong reproach from US President Joe Biden. Israel "can't continue down this road," Biden told...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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