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Prospects for Development of Iran’s Transport Infrastructure
Tehran is focused on building up port infrastructure and railway corridors to become a major logistics hub
USA Continues to Hamper Iranian Nuclear Deal
All JCPOA participants are making every effort to keep the nuclear deal alive
Extending arms embargo against Iran means death of nuclear deal
The US considers it necessary to extend the arms embargo agains Iran; Tehran has already made it clear that this means the death of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), RISS expert Marianna Bakonina says. "In an attempt to push through the resolution, Washington have converted this situation into a kind of circus performance. But the resolution is opposed not only by America's opponents, but even by its allies," she added.
Iran begins lifting lockdown restrictions
Being under heavy US sanctions, Iran overcomes the pandemic
US can tighten pressure on Iran after November election, says expert
Washington and Tehran are not interested in escalating tensions in the Persian Gulf amid the coronavirus pandemic, however, the United States can ramp up pressure on Iran following the November presidential election, head of the Center for the Near and Middle East at the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies Vladimir Fitin told TASS on Monday.
US sanctions impede Iran’s fight against coronavirus
US sanctions against Iran during the coronavirus epidemic displayed Washington's deceitful stance
Washington backed itself into a corner in Iran
Developments concerning Iran’s nuclear program
Russia, Turkey, Iran compared stances on Syria
Ankara hosted trilateral summit on Syria with Russian, Iranian, and Turkish leaders. The summit paid heavy attention to the future state structure of Syria, its territorial integrity, assistance to refugees, and restoration of housing. The presidents agreed to take measures on finally eliminating the terrorist threat in Idlib. "The parties have taken steps forward to resolve all urgent issues. USA failed to quarrel Moscow, Ankara, and Tehran," RISS expert Georgy Sosnov said.
US will continue exerting pressure on Iran
Tensions over Iran’s nuclear program exacerbated after Washington unilaterally withdrew from the deal on May 8, 2018 and slapped US economic sanctions on Iran’s oil exports
USA unlikely to go it alone on Iran
Increasing economic and military US pressure on Iran threatens to escalate tensions in the Middle East, RISS expert Vladimir Evseev considers. Any provocation may result in a devastating military confrontation. In addition, Israel and Saudi Arabia are interested in aggravating the conflict. "The White House believes that it can control the situation, but we should not forget that many countries continued to fight, even though both sides knew the war was pointless," he said.