Seyed Mohammad Marandi


Yemen's shock and awe

This aggression is not about Iran's regional domination, it is about silencing the aspirations of the Yemeni people.


The fantasy of an Iran-US partnership

Iran remains profoundly sceptical of US intentions and professed determination to degrade and destroy ISIL.

War & Conflict

ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model

Western media's caricaturish coverage of Iran masks an uncomfortable truth.


China, Iran and Russia: Restructuring the global order

Powerful countries are alarmed by the threats against Russia as they see themselves as potential future targets.


Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?

How the 'crippling sanctions' policy has started to cripple the tormentor.


Iran, Orientalism and Western illusions about Syria

Over 100,000 deaths and millions of refugees later, is the Western narrative similar to what Iranians have been saying?


Rouhani won the Iranian election. Get over it.

The former chief nuclear negotiator's skill at forging coalitions was key to his victory in Iran's presidential race.