Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"It would be much simpler if the United States decided to make good on its commitments earlier rather than later," said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday, February 7, 2021. (Photo: Russian Foreign Ministry/Handout/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
"If the United States and its partners return to the deal," said the nation's top diplomat, "Iran will reverse its actions. All the actions we are taking are reversible."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Robert Malley of the International Crisis Group speaks during the Forum MED Mediterranean Dialogues summit in Rome, Italy on November 30, 2017. (Photo: Riccardo De Luca/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
"Malley should be celebrated for his ability to understand how adversaries see...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Houthi supporters hold a banner as they gather during a protest against the decision by the Trump administration to designate the Houthi group a foreign terrorist organization on January 25, 2021 in Sana'a, Yemen. (Photo: Mohammed Hamoud/Getty Images)
Over 385 groups from across the globe are calling for an immediate halt to the...


America Is the Great Satan
Trump's stupid, reckless, arrogant, illegal execution of Iran's Gen. Qassem Soleimani has been rightly dubbed an act of state terror, a blundering "lighting a match on a powder keg" exposing "foreign policy as performance art, devoid of strategic logic" that will likely prove disastrous for us, Iran and the world. It's a fitting capstone to the "decades of pointless atrocities" America has unleashed in the region - crimes of imperial hubris we and many others may now pay dearly for.