Tag: Hassan Rouhani

Presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey Meet in Ankara – Erdogan Thanks Russia and Iran for Support in Operation Olive Branch

The Presidents of the Astana Group have met in Ankara to discuss further cooperation towards a peaceful settlement to the Syrian conflict. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hosted Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who each pledged their support for a non-military solution to the conflict that involves […]

Supporting A Stable Multipolar Turkey Is Not Excusing Erdogan’s Past, Any More Than Opposing The Iraq War Meant Excusing Saddam’s War on Iran

In 2003, when George W. Bush and Anthony Blair decided to unilaterally defy the world and invade Iraq for the clear purpose of regime change, the Islamic Republic of Iran could have cheered. Iran could have embraced the fact that after suffering a decade long war defending against Saddam’s military […]