Russia is proposing a major reconfiguration of the Central Asian gas market. Eurasianet’s weekly Turkmenistan briefing.
Senior European diplomats quoted as saying country’s leadership is at irreversible turning point as they have “lost contact” with the Iranian people.
Professor also says she expects Iran to carry out land operation in Iraqi Kurdistan.
The late-night edit by an unknown actor is the latest tussle in a battle of wills between those who support the current Islamic regime and those who look back to the Pahlavi monarchy.
Economic ties between Russia and Iran are rapidly deepening as the two countries are driven together by sanctions from the West.
American soccer officials say move was made in support of anti-regime protesters. Iranian counterparts say it breaches Fifa rules on “offending dignity”.
Ahead of Wales World Cup match, focus is again on whether Iranian players will sing national anthem.
In Qatar, soccer players bravely stand silent during anthem. Back in Iran, regime may be preparing a death penalty climate of fear.
As Iranians prepare to take on England in FIFA World Cup, authorities will be nervous about any signs of solidarity with protests shown by players.
The UN has identified greenwashing by business and finance as the biggest danger facing the race to net zero, urging them to avoid a toxic cover-up and to ensure that any climate pledges they keep are in line with the 1.5-degree targets.
Human rights group warns mass executions could be ahead unless international community raises the political cost of the regime’s actions.
Greying of populations big dilemma for developed countries. Share of people on planet aged 65 years or above projected to rise from 10% now to 16% in 2050.
French president Macron steps up pressure, saying "grandchildren of the revolution are carrying out a revolution and are devouring it."
Amid rows over Baku’s designs on Armenian territory, Iranian establishment figure claims Azerbaijani leader Ilham Aliyev has been “taunting” Iran and implicitly threatening its neighbour with a military attack.
On same day, Tehran, angered by media coverage of unrest, designates as “terrorist” Iran International, a London-based news broadcaster seen as having ties to Riyadh.
Islamic Republic's latest troubles have set off another phase of currency depreciation.
Warning sounded as Iran for first time admits sending UAVs to Russia. Ukraine’s president describes claim that deliveries were “limited” as lies.
Images spark debate over double standards in country riven by protests sparked by police custody death of woman said to have breached Islamic dress code.
COP26 has not delivered so far on the promises made in Glasgow in November 2021, with companies failing to move towards zero emissions pledges and the world as a whole not meeting the targets and aspirations laid down.
Eighty-five year-old genetics researcher Dariush Farhoud among prominent people snatched by security forces.