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Iran Warns Israel of ‘Firm’ Response if It Keeps Striking Targets in Syria

By |February 6th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Iran warned Israel on Tuesday of a “firm and appropriate” response if it continued attacking targets in Syria, where Tehran has backed President Bashar al-Assad and his forces in their nearly eight-year war against rebels and militants. Israel, which views Iran as its biggest security threat, has repeatedly attacked Iranian targets and those of allied militia in Syria. With an [...]

Tehran and the Taliban – Iran Expands its Influence

By |January 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Given Iran’s ties to the Taliban and the new regional arrangements, Iran will be able to further expand its political, economic, and sectarian influence in that country. Iran has had covert contacts with the Taliban, the most dangerous terror group in Afghanistan, for many years. But recently, Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security [...]

Iran Video Threatens Missile Strikes on Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates

By |September 25th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian media outlet close to the country’s hard-line Revolutionary Guard published a video Tuesday threatening the capitals of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates with missile attacks, further raising regional tensions after a weekend attack on a military parade in Iran. The video tweeted and later deleted by the semi-official Fars [...]

Iran’s President Blames US After Attack on Military Parade

By |September 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

TEHRAN, Iran –  Iran's president on Sunday accused an unnamed U.S.-allied country in the Persian Gulf of being behind a terror attack on a military parade that killed 25 people and wounded 60, further raising regional tensions. Hassan Rouhani's comments came as Iran's Foreign Ministry also summoned Western diplomats over them allegedly providing havens for the [...]

Iran Sentences Couple to Prison for ‘Orientation Toward the Land of Christianity’

By |August 13th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Islamic regime in Tehran has sentenced an Iranian couple to a prison term for merely practicing Christianity. Article 18, an organization that promotes religious freedom and supports Iran’s repressed Christians through documentation and advocacy, tweeted on Thursday that “A Christian couple have reported that a court in Boushehr has just sentenced them & 10 other Iranian [...]

Trump Forecasts ‘Escalation’ With Iran, But Says Tehran Showing More Respect

By |July 13th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

BRUSSELS (AP) — US President Donald Trump on Thursday forecast an unspecified “escalation” between the United States and Iran following his withdrawal from a landmark deal that provided sanctions relief for Tehran in exchange for curbs on its nuclear program. Trump’s remarks came as his administration pressed European nations at a NATO summit to cut off [...]

Iranians Protest Dwindling Economy, Shout ‘Death to Palestine’ (VIDEO)

By |June 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Thousands of Iranians returned to the streets of Tehran on Monday in response to the significant devaluation of the country's currency, the rial, which is disrupting business by driving up the cost of imports. "Death to Palestine," "Help us, not Gaza," and "Leave Syria alone and deal with Iran," protesters shouted, calling on the Iranian regime to invest [...]

Netanyahu Tells Putin: Iran Wants to Carry Out Another Holocaust

By |May 10th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday that Iran is seeking to commit another Holocaust by exterminating six million more Jews amid spiraling tensions between Jerusalem and Tehran. Ahead of talks Wednesday in Moscow, Netanyahu urged that the Middle Eastern regional crisis be resolved in “a responsible manner.” Netanyahu had earlier attended [...]

Iran Denies Saudi Allegations of Harboring Bin Laden’s Son

By |March 21st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

LONDON - Tehran denied on Tuesday allegations made by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that Iran was harboring Osama bin Laden's son and supporting him as the new leader of al Qaeda. Decades-old animosity between Sunni Muslim kingdom of Saudi Arabia and revolutionary Shi'ite Iran has deepened in recent years as the two sides wage [...]

String of Earthquakes Strike Along Iran-Iraq Border, Rattle Baghdad

By |January 11th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Eight shallow temblors within an hour thought to be aftershocks of a November quake that killed 530. TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A series of eight earthquakes hit the Iran-Iraq border area and rattled even Baghdad and parts of the Iraqi countryside on Thursday, apparently aftershocks of a temblor in November that killed over 530 people. There [...]

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