The Russian-“Israeli” Spy Scandal Puts Iran In An Uncomfortable Position
Opinion

The Russian-“Israeli” Spy Scandal Puts Iran In An Uncomfortable Position

The arrest of Russian anti-government journalist Yulia Yuzik by the IRGC on suspicion of spying for “Israel” and her subsequently promised release following pressure from Moscow puts Iran in the uncomfortable position of being seen as “compromising” on its ideological resistance to Zionism and even its own internal security, which runs the risk of exacerbating…

Western Zero-Sum Geopolitics is a Dead-End
Opinion

Western Zero-Sum Geopolitics is a Dead-End

The US and its Western allies are creating more international tensions and instability in a futile bid to carve the globe into “spheres of interest” and “exclusivity”. That’s the way Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov views it, and few objective observers of international relations could disagree with his admonishment. Russia’s top diplomat says the only…