Wars break out and threaten lives; revolutions crush and hopes fade; tribal fights start, blood spills and hatred flares up; elections are held, some win, some lose, some rig; politicians talk, generals act and tragedies strike. Without an insight, life appears to be a shapeless jumble of things that happen haphazardly, leaving the world with events that fall over each other in the most chaotic way. Every week, 10 Minutes structures this chaos by dissecting and discussing every political story worth telling.
10 Minutes: Iran Scales Back JCPOA
On May 8, 2019, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced that his country was taking steps to ease its adherence to the JCPOA, a nuclear deal struck between Iran and the P5+1. His speech coincided ...
10 Minutes: Ilhan Omar & Israel Issue
One of the first two Muslim women ever elected to Congress, Ilhan Omar, A 37-year-old Democrat who, in just a few months, has become a controversial lawmaker by attacking both harsh Israeli policies t...
10 Minutes: Trump's Iraq Strategy
Trump has recently argued that U.S. troops should remain in Iraq to “watch Iran.” His Iraq strategy reflects an unhealthy obsession with Iran while portrays Iraq as little more than a pawn in Washingt...
10 Minutes: The U.S.-Taliban Talks
Washington seems to finally accept a historic defeat in Afghanistan. Its rushed negotiations with the Taliban signs above all that the Americans are up their necks in chaos in Afghanistan, the Graveya...
10 Minutes: Venezuela Resists Coup Attempt
Venezuela is the scene of political turmoil these days with the U.S. interfering in its internal affairs. The UN and many other countries have already backed the legitimate government of Venezuela.
10 Minutes: Warsaw Conference
The US and Poland are going to co-host a conference with the aim of forming an alliance against Iran in mid-February. This is the latest effort by the US to put more pressure on Iran after Trump pulle...
10 Minutes: Talks with Taliban
Tehran has launched a diplomatic push to help facilitate talks between Kabul and the Taliban militant group. The initiative has raised hopes of a political settlement to the crisis.
10 Minutes: Trump Pulls out of Syria
U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that he is going to pull out his troops from Syria. Whatever the reasons, Trump’s decision would benefit, in the first place, peace and security in Syria and ...
10 Minutes: Hate Crimes Against Muslims
The rise of far right populism in the West has turned into a dangerous trend that is taking a heavy toll on minorities especially Muslims.
10 Minutes: Macron vs. Yellow Vests
What’s happening in France has gone far beyond the fuel tax increase plan. Right now, the feeling of injustice is sweeping across the streets of Paris, linking all different groups together.
10 Minutes: Game-Changing Rockets
Palestinian fighters in the Gaza Strip fired hundreds of missiles at Israel within forty hours in November and posed an escalating challenge to Tel Aviv: implementing a new strategy to deceive Israel&...