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International Last Updated: Jan 20, 2018 - 10:20:36 AM


International
Deadbeat Dictator: Assad Isn't Paying His Debts to Putin
As the Syrian president piles up IOUs with the Kremlin and the mullahs of Iran, he's hoping he can cover the debts with Syrian oil. But Moscow wants its money now.

Jan 20, 2018 - 10:15:47 AM

International
Iran's Protests Reveal the Truth About Hassan Rouhani
The protests that rocked Iran in December and early January largely fizzled out after the government arrested more than 3,000 people. We'll have to wait to find out if this was the beginning of an era of upheaval or a brief spasm of malcontent followed by a longer period of silent malaise. Either way, it should put to bed once and for all the myth that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is some kind of reformer.

Jan 19, 2018 - 11:43:31 AM

International
Jewish Participation in Iranian Political Life
Recent protests in Iran join a long history of what today would be known as activism

Jan 18, 2018 - 9:12:56 AM

International
Turkey Reveals Route for New Canal to Ease Bosphorus Shipping
Turkey announced on Monday the route for a planned canal that would reduce shipping traffic on the busy Bosphorus Strait and transform the European half of Istanbul into an island

Jan 16, 2018 - 11:02:04 AM

International
Prospects for Cuban Revolution in 2018
TeleSUR speaks to Cuba expert Arnold August about Raul Castro's impending retirement and U.S.-Cuba relations.

Jan 16, 2018 - 10:46:21 AM

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