South Asia

Everything that informs geopolitics can be found in South Asia: challenging demographics, geographic diversity, and contentious, ill-defined borders.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (photo Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Zarif, EU’s Borrel discuss Iran’s struggle against coronavirus amid sanctions

Borrel expressed solidarity with the Iran and criticized Washington's unilateral sanctions which have targeted Iranians' health. Borrel called for assistance and cooperation between countries to find effective solutions for the...

China approves vaccine trials for coronavirus, on par with US

About 19 hours after the US announced it would start human trials for the first coronavirus vaccine, China revealed its own initial trials on the first vaccine the country...

Rouhani: We have to cut chain of coronavirus’ spread

“We have reached a unique prescription about what action must be taken against the coronavirus. It is cutting the chain of the spread of the virus,” he said during...

Iran fully prepared to contain coronavirus outbreak: WHO

Brennan, along with a team of experts, visited a hospital resorts in Tehran on Tuesday to ensure that the process of service and control of the virus is running...

‘UK wants a better relationship with Iran in post-Brexit period’

“The UK wants a better relationship with Iran. Our response to the coronavirus outbreak shows that we are committed to working together on issues of shared concern,” the spokesperson...
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (photo Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

U.S. sanctions against Iran is ‘medical terrorism’: Zarif

According to the Intercept's report released on Friday, despite a massive coronavirus-related public health crisis, an anti-Iran pressure group with close ties to the Trump administration is urging major...
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (photo Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Zarif: U.S. decorates failure in Afghanistan as victory

"U.S. occupiers should've never invaded Afghanistan. But they did, and blamed everyone else for consequences. Now after 19 yrs of humiliation, U.S. has tendered its surrender. Whether in Afghanistan,...

Trump Says U.S.-India to Sign $3 Billion in Defense Deals

The U.S. will sign military deals worth more than $3 billion with India on Tuesday, President Donald Trump said at the start of a two-day state visit to the...
Vladimir Putin and Nicolás Maduro in 2013. (AP)

Maduro: ‘US Plotting To Invade Venezuela, But We’re Ready’

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that the United States and some of its allies are plotting to invade Venezuela and that the South American country is “not afraid of...

Inflation rate seen to fall to 20% next year

Speaking to the media after the annual conference of “Resistance Economy”, the official said, “Our goal is curbing inflation rate and no estimation shows an inflation rate of over...

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British electric trains stop and switch to diesel due to record energy prices

The UK’s largest rail freight company has suspended the use of electric trains and switched to diesel locomotives. The company could not withstand the...

China Wants To Export New Modular Rifles

Air Show China 2021 turned into a spectacular advertisement for the country’s exportable military products. This was obvious from the start with the emphasis...

Dmitry Peskov: Kremlin rejects ‘unrealistic’ prospect of imposing penalties in Russia for refusing jab

The Kremlin does not deem it possible to impose penalties in Russia on citizens who refuse to get vaccinated against coronavirus because this measure...

Turkey requests to buy 40 US F-16 fighter planes

Turkey has requested to purchase 40 US-made F-16 fighter jets and dozens of modernization kits for aircraft it already owns, according to reports in both the...

China has won the AI battle against the US – Pentagon ex-software chief

China has won the artificial intelligence battle with the United States and is heading towards global dominance because of its technological advances, the Pentagon's...