Author Articles

11-25-2017

Britain’s relationship with Iran has long been colourful and often fraught.

11-04-2017

In 1991, as hundreds of thou­sands of Kurds fled north­ward from Iraqi troops seek­ing vengeance

10-22-2017

Until recently, Iran’s leaders spoke cau­tiously and relatively respectfully of US President Dona

10-07-2017

London- Jalal Talabani founded the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) in 1975 as a secular democr

09-30-2017

The sky did not collapse following the Iraqi Kurdish referendum.

09-24-2017

The rise of Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi seemed over in 2015 when he with­drew from the el

09-16-2017

London - Shortly after the 1979 Irani­an Revolution toppled the shah of Iran, Syrian For­eign Min

09-10-2017

Iranian President Hassan Rohani began his second term in a stronger position at home than either

08-26-2017

Dutch diplomat Nikolaos van Dam attended a wedding in Damascus in September 2010 with no sense of

08-26-2017

As the date for an independence refer­endum approaches, the Kurdistan Demo­cratic Party (KDP) is

08-05-2017

New US sanctions against Iran will have less of an effect on its leaders than leaked news of just

08-05-2017

I crossed into Iraqi Kurdistan in February 2003 as the US invasion loomed against Saddam Hussein.

07-23-2017

The killing of two civilians, allegedly by a terrorist team, on Iran’s eastern border with Pakist