November 14, 2017 1
Good morning, early birds. Jacqui Lambie's parliamentary career hangs in the balance, while Pauline Hanson's latest recruit has already (allegedly) defected. Plus, a massive earthquake in Iraq and Iran has killed hundreds. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
October 16, 2017 24
The "Iran Deal" has been long been described by Donald Trump as the "worst deal ever". So what does his refusal to re-certify the agreement mean?
September 27, 2017 1
Great news that Saudi women will be allowed to drive, right? Pity it's a distraction from the regime's war crimes and massive human rights violations.
June 30, 2017 28
If you were serious about "regime change" to promote democracy in the Middle East, you would start with Saudi Arabia, not Iran.
May 19, 2017 1
Iranians will decide their next president this week in what looms an important geopolitical decision, writes veteran foreign news reporter John Tulloh.
January 12, 2017 1
The guy was the wiliest of wily politicians who co-authored the constitution that created the revolutionary government.
March 3, 2015 24
From Iran to Israel to Korea to Romania, the list of countries that have trained Iraqis since 2003 is lengthy. And none achieved anything.
October 17, 2014
Crikey readers have their say about Iran, and the ABC defends its storm coverage.
October 16, 2014 11
Following Andrew Nikolic's logic on the Middle East is quite a challenge, but it seems he never saw a Middle Eastern country he didn't want to attack.
June 19, 2014 3
Crikey readers talk the crisis in the Middle East, its players, and its possible goals.