برچسب مطالب ‘latter’

We haven’t received $1 from US government: Chinese FM

The spokespersons of China’s Foreign Ministry aimed pointed questions at the US on Friday over the latter’s hypocrisy.

بیشتر »

Hillary Clinton Swift to Frame Trump as ‘Putin’s Puppet’ Following Russia Intel Briefing

Donald Trump this week fired his candidate for permanent director of national intelligence after the latter allowed his agency to spread “Russian interference” fears in Congress.

بیشتر »

Boris Johnson Wants to Be a Free Trade Grandmaster

It’s an odd paradox of Brexit that having won its trade freedom, the U.K. may find it harder to pursue free trade. The former was an oft-cited objective of Brexit, but the latter has been made a central pillar of Boris Johnson’s desire to create a “Global Britain.”

بیشتر »

No Goods Traded with Iran via INSTEX a Year after EU Launched Mechanism

No goods whatsoever have been traded between Iran and the EU via INSTEX, the special mechanism launched by the latter to salvage the Iranian nuclear deal, even though INSTEX was launched exactly one year ago.

بیشتر »

Tanker dispute continue to overshadow Iran-UK relations

After the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker with the pretext that it was carrying oil for Syria, the UK has claimed its own tankers have been threatened by Iran in the Persian Gulf. While denying the claims on the latter issue, Iranian officials warn that London’s hostile act may have serious implications.

بیشتر »

Background on Turkey’s early elections

In a surprising turn of events, Turkey decided to hold early elections on June 24. The decision was announced following a meeting between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) chairman Devlet Bahçeli following the latter’s call for early elections.

بیشتر »

Pro-gov’t coalition vows firm action against Turkey if northern Iraq threatened

Iraq would take a firm action against Turkey if the latter violated international laws and penetrated into northern Iraqi territories to strike Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters, a pro-government coalition was quoted as saying Wednesday.

بیشتر »

In Putin’s praise for Kim Jong-un, a message for Trump

f statesman A keeps calling statesman B a “smart guy,” but the latter, instead of reciprocating, proceeds to praise person C, who is statesman A’s famous enemy, as “a shrewd and mature politician,” the message ought to be fairly obvious.

بیشتر »

Iran nuclear deal must change, says Tillerson

The Iran nuclear deal must be changed if the United States is to remain in it, the latter’s top diplomat said on Tuesday, suggesting key limits on the Iranian nuclear program must be extended.

بیشتر »

Turkey-US discuss Turkish airstrikes in Iraq-Syria

Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a phone conversation late on April 25, after the latter criticized Turkey for bombing Iraq’s Sinjar region and northeastern Syria earlier on the same day.

بیشتر »