Tag: Irn

The rigorist Ibrahim Raisí wins the Iranian presidential elections
News

The rigorist Ibrahim Raisí wins the Iranian presidential elections

The hitherto head of the Judiciary, considered by many the favorite to succeed the Supreme Leader in the future, won in more than half of the country's provinces.A woman votes in the Iranian presidential elections.REUTERSThe hard line has been imposed in the presidential elections of the Repllica Islmica iran according to unofficial results. This Saturday first thing in the morning, the semi-official Fars agency, close to Revolutionary Guard, has announced that the candidate Mohsen Reza, presumably the second most voted, has congratulated his "brother" Ibrahim Rais |.A few minutes later he did, also with a post on social media, the technocratic candidate Abdolnaser Hemmat, another of the best positioned, which practically ends with any possibility of a dispute over the results.According t...
Ibrahim Raisi: old-school iron fist to hold the reins of Iran
News

Ibrahim Raisi: old-school iron fist to hold the reins of Iran

Updated Saturday, June 19, 2021 - 01:58The Supreme Guide has long been asking for new sap. In a speech he delivered in 2019, he advocated "laying the foundations for the arrival of a young and hezbollah"in reference to his pious character and radically favorable to the principles of Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.net/es_ES/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.8&appId=279395918757488&status=true&cookie=true";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(docu...
Azerbaijan welcomes ‘godfather’ Erdogan in its most symbolic city
News

Azerbaijan welcomes ‘godfather’ Erdogan in its most symbolic city

Last November, after troops seized Shusha, in an enclave claimed by the separatist Nagorno Karabakh region, Armenia gave up in favor of Azerbaijan. A victory of which Turkey was the architectTurkish President Erdogan with Azerbaijani leader Ilham Aliyev.AFPWith Shusha the war was over. Last November, just days after Azerbaijani troops seized this mountainous enclave claimed as part of the Armenian separatist region of Nagorno Karabakh, Armenia gave up in favor of Azerbaijan. It is no coincidence that, this Tuesday, its president, Ilham Aliyev, there received the architect of victory: the Turkish Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Both signed a bilateral declaration that reinforces the ties of cooperation and that they intend to extend to the entire region.Everything was loaded with symbolism. Afte...
Knots with Morocco
News

Knots with Morocco

The EU cannot just be a passive observer on the issue of Western SharaMoroccans hold flags of their country and Spain.REUTERSThe essence of the neighborhood, in particular the geographical neighborhood of Spain and Morocco, is the fabric that it forms in space and time. Fruitful personal, commercial, investment, cultural relationships; exchange in its broadest and most fertile sense. Also geopolitical tensions. Ties and knots. What we see these days from both sides of the strait is a dangerous spiral of invective, threats and disqualifications that re-tie the knots and weaken the ties.Since the anchoring of Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I wan...
What Israelis and Palestinians gain and lose
News

What Israelis and Palestinians gain and lose

Each side seeks to convince its own that the enemy has been defeated. The Israeli leadership tries to justify why it accepted the truce and Hamas why it attacked Jerusalem on May 10, starting an escalation that it did not foresee of such dimensions Read . Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more
Honeymoon between Iran and Hamas
News

Honeymoon between Iran and Hamas

Conflict with Israel thaws relationship between Tehern and Palestinian IslamistsAmerican and Israeli flags are burned during a pro-Palestinian protest in Tehern.EFE LLUS MIQUEL HURTADO Tehern Updated Friday, May 21, 2021 - 01:44Gaza Tension in the Middle East tests Arab alliances with Israel Middle east Israel "is not a country, but a terrorist base," says Iran's supreme guide The dense barrage of rockets with which Hamas concluded the ultimtum to Israel to withdraw its troops from the Al Aqsa mosque and the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood subjected the Israeli defense to an indirect test. In a few minutes, the Al Qasam brigades, his armed wing, crashed into Tel Aviv dozens of lethal projectiles, 17% of everything fired in the 2014 war. The Hebrew Iron Dome was seen, for the first time, wit...
Bitcoin defends itself against criticism for its waste of energy: it consumes half that of the banking system
News

Bitcoin defends itself against criticism for its waste of energy: it consumes half that of the banking system

A Galaxy report comes to the rescue of the digital currency, accused by Elon Musk of excessive consumption of fossil fuels MIKE FRESHREUTERSElon Musk's decision not to accept bitcoins as a means of payment to buy his electric vehicles for environmental reasons has opened the debate on the energy consumption of the cryptocurrency.The digital currency requires a lot of energy to power your ledger, the so-called blockchain. A chain of blocks that is replicated by thousands of computers scattered around the world, in a task called mining, in exchange for a commission on the cryptocurrency."We are concerned about the rapid increase in the use of fossil fuels for mining and bitcoin transactions, especially coal, which has the worst emissions of any fuel," Musk tweeted the morning of May 13, cau...
Israel and Hamas, very close to a truce
News

Israel and Hamas, very close to a truce

Israel's green light for the ceasefire needs the vote of the mini security cabinetBurial of a Palestinian hit by Israeli missiles in Gaza.AFPIncreasing pressure from US President Joe Biden accelerated the negotiations to various diplomatic bands for a truce between the militias of Gaza and Israel that could enter into force tomorrow after a new day of bombing and projectiles.At a formal level, Israel's green light for the ceasefire needs the vote of the mini security cabinet. Hence, his summons this afternoon was a clear indication of calm. Shortly before their meeting, followed expectantly from Gaza, the Arab network Al Jazeera reported that Israel had officially notified Egyptian mediators his intention to cease the massive offensive military against the Islamist group Hamas in the Gaz...
Tension in the Middle East tests Arab alliances with Israel
News

Tension in the Middle East tests Arab alliances with Israel

LLUS MIQUEL HURTADO Tehern Updated Sunday, May 16, 2021 - 22:47Middle east The longest night of Israeli bombings leaves 42 dead in Gaza and the victims exceed 180 after a week of offensive Diplomacia & Geopoltica Israel: take off your mask to go to war One afternoon last September Donald Trump proclaimed "the dawn of a new Middle East" after "decades of division and conflict." Just eight months after that bombastic announcement, the elephant in the room that the former president tried to ignore has kicked loudly. The clashes between Israel and Hamas that escalated last week, and which are leaving a majority of Palestinian civilian victims, are testing the so-called Abrahamic agreements.Those pac Become Premium from € 1 the first month ...
Israel and the United States, an indissoluble marriage based on shared interests
News

Israel and the United States, an indissoluble marriage based on shared interests

PABLO PARDO Correspondent Washington Updated Friday, May 14, 2021 - 01:45Climbing Reactions to the crisis in the Middle East: Biden's support for Israel and silence at the UN Middle east "Death to the Arabs", the cry of civil war heard in Israel "America has no permanent friends or enemies, only permanent interests. " The phrase of Henry Kissinger (a German Jew who came to the United States at the age of 15 with his family fleeing the lynchings of the Nazis, thereby saving himself from the Holocaust) is an example of realism in international politics.Paradoxically, it is also an example that there is no exception without a rule. Because American politics can go up and down. Washington, like any great power, is capable of abandoning Become Premium from € 1 the first...