Iran

UN Assessment Indicates Iran Worked on Developing Nuclear Weapons

According to a U.N. atomic agency confidential report, Iran is believed to have worked in the past on a nuclear weapons program. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) released the assessment report on Dec. 2, 2015, which stated that Tehran “coordinated” the development of nuclear weapons before 2003 and this continued up to 2009. However, […]

Nuclear Deal With Iran May Bring Peace and Stability to Asia

Nuclear Deal With Iran May Bring Peace and Stability to Asia

Iran appears to be coming out of a long period of isolation and sanctions imposed by Western nations. Yet, it is still not completely out of the woods. The international community had to wait¬†until June 30 for the final deal to be put into place. The framework of the nuclear deal reached between the U.S.-led […]

Will Yemen Survive as a Nation?

Will Yemen Survive as a Nation?

As street fighting in Yemen intensifies, Russia has demanded an early emergency session of the U.N. Security Council to halt airstrikes by Saudi-led forces that are badly hurting the civilian population of the impoverished nation. Why are Saudi aircrafts bombing Yemen? Why has an internal civil war in Yemen turned into a proxy war between […]