Zafar Bangash, Director of Contemporary Islamic Thought Institute, says Iranian Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, adopts a light and kind tone in his letter to the youth in the West with the aim of promoting the Islamic moderation and warning against the rise of extremism in the name of Islam.
Friday, March 06, 2015
Responses and reactions to the open letter written by the Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei to the youths of Europe and North America continue to emerge from the four corners of the globe.
Tiziana Ciavardini, an Italian anthropologist and journalist says Ayatollah Khamenei’s letter was “historic” and will be a significant document in the memory of humanity.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
An eminent American journalist believes that the publication of the US Senate’s report on CIA’s “detention and interrogation program” indicates a growing rift between the legislative body and intelligence apparatus of the United States.
Sunday, February 08, 2015
Secretary General of NRC Jan Egeland has described the state of Syrian refugees as alarming, urging international community to contribute more to aid the displaced.
Saturday, January 24, 2015
Interview with Jan Oberg, Danish academician and peace researcher
گفتگو با Jan Oberg
The First International Conference on World Against Violence and Extremism
(WAVE) held in Tehran on December 9-10 last year following the endorsement
of President Hassan Rouhani’s proposal for the establishment of a global
front against terrorism and extremism was a landmark event in the final
days of 2014 in Tehran and brought together hundreds of government
officials, diplomats, peace activists intellectuals, scholars and
academicians from some 40 countries to the Iranian capital.
The big international gathering underlined the leading role Iran has been
playing in confronting terrorism and violence in the Middle East,
especially following the rise of the terrorist group ISIL in Iraq and
Syria and the intensification of its terror campaign against the innocent
people of these two countries.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
گفتگو با Prof. Christopher Pyle
The release of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence’s 500-page report detailing the CIA’s brutal torture methods against the terrorism suspects held in US jails has turned into a political fiasco for the US government and a serious embarrassment for the Obama administration.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Ali Vaez, a member of International Crisis Group, speaks about developments in Iran and the 5+1 nuclear negotiations. He denounced the idea, quite popular in Iran’s media circles, that Saudi Arabian foreign minister rushed into Vienna in the most critical time of negotiations to stymie a deal between Iran and the Sextet, believing that the advocates of the idea would lack sufficient corroboration as to what Saudi Arabian would have sought by hampering a nuclear deal.
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
An interview with Dr. Seyyed Vahid Zohoori Hosseini, Head of the Al-Kosar Institute and professor at Kabul University
Friday, January 02, 2015