4 mn read Under the banner of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) – a 10 member’s regional cooperation organization with 3 founding states Pakistan, Iran and Turkey, Islamabad –Tehran– Istanbul (ITI) Road Transport Corridor started its operation last month. On September 27, 2021 a convoy of trucks began its journey from the financial hub of Pakistan Karachi and reached the metropolitan city of Turkey, Istanbul on October 7, 2021 covering 3292 miles (5300 Kilometers). Under the Transports Internationaux Routiers (TIR), initially 2 trucks of National Logistic Company (NLC) arrived at Istanbul via Iran. The event marked the successful delivery of commercial cargo on Pakistan’s trucks to Turkey.
4 mn read Taliban has taken over the control of Kabul; an event which has deep and long lasting effects on international and regional canvas. In the war on terror, the Taliban regime was overthrown by US and Allied NATO forces back in 2001. In Jan 2021 Joe Biden resumed the presidential office and announced the end of war in Afghanistan. With this declaration USA and NATO started pulling out their foot soldiers from Afghan soil in July.
4 mn read Trump administration imposed certain sanctions on Persian Gulf nations that stopped India to importing oil from Iran in mid-2019. But now as sanctions are about to ease following the time span, India is prepping to get back into the buyers list and start importing again, according to the reports. The current situation followed when Trump […]
4 mn read Europe is rapidly changing the focus of its attention in the Iranian nuclear dossier, relying primarily on the political aspects of the problem. That is especially true against the backdrop of the upcoming presidential elections in Iran, scheduled for May 18, 2021. Talking to Lebanese General Michel Nahas, an expert specialized in middle eastern affairs and military Defense, speaks to Eat News about European mediation concerning the Iranian threat in the region and how they deal with this new fact?