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Selon des sources militaires irakiennes, un drone d’attaque turc a ciblé aujourd’hui un véhicule militaire des gardes-frontières irakiennes dans la région de Sidakan, causant la mort du commandant du second régiment des gardes de la première région, ainsi qu’un autre officier supérieur, leur conducteur et huit autres soldats. L’un des deux officiers tués dans le […]

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Iran has said that, despite cutting a deal with the Taliban, the US has absolutely no right to decide Afghanistan`s future, and that intra-Afghan peace talks should be supervised by the UN, not Washington. Tehran views Washington`s actions as „an attempt to legitimize the presence of troops in Afghanistan,“ the Iranian Foreign Ministry said on […]

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Iran`s symbolic missile strike against two US bases in Iraq was a soft power victory for the Islamic Republic despite not causing any casualties, though the US undoubtedly achieved a military victory by assassinating Maj. Gen. Soleimani in Baghdad last week, with this superficial „tit-for-tat“ outcome being used by both sides to de-escalate tensions away […]

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A new dynamics is forming in the week since the assassination of the charismatic Iranian general Hassan Soleimani on January 2. This is apparent at three levels. The staggering scale of the outpouring of public feelings within Iran during Soleimani’s funeral makes it one hundred percent certain that with the mourning period ending Tuesday, Tehran […]

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