Daily Star - Lebanon
Iran sends flotilla to Bahrain in show of solidarity
By the CNN Wire Staff (CNN) -- Iran sent a "flotilla of solidarity" to Bahrain on Tuesday in a show of support for the majority-Shiite population, the semi-official Far News Agency reported. The two-ship flotilla left the Iranian port city of Bushehr ...
Iran Sends Solidarity Flotilla Towards Bahrain
Iran orders Bahrain bound boats to return: Press TV
Iran's Larijani protests Bahrain
Reporters' group wants answers from Iran on missing journalist
By the CNN Wire Staff (CNN) -- Press freedom advocates Reporters Without Borders expressed concern Monday about the fate of an Al Jazeera reporter arrested in Syria and reportedly deported to Iran, after Iran said it was unaware of her whereabouts. ...
Another reporter can relate to what missing journalist likely going through
Journalists group 'very concerned' over fate of missing former PI reporter
Why Is a Delegation From Iran Coming to the United States?
This Forum can set the stage and provide the necessary groundwork for the development of international trade and business relations for Iran's private sector.” Sabzalipour emphasized that sanctions have neither been very effective, nor a deterrent in ...
IRAN: Court postpones eye-for-an-eye punishment for man who threw acid on woman
Los Angeles Times
This form of qisas, or retributive justice, is allowed in the Islamic Criminal Code in Iran, under Islamc sharia law. It calls for the infliction of equal bodily harm on an aggressor. According to Islamic Studies scholar Ahmad Moussalli in Beirut, ...
An Eye for an Eye: Iran's Blinding Justice System
Op-Ed: Iran's terrible dilemma
Iran's 'eye for an eye' acid punishment postponed after outcry
Iran is the world's most democratic, progressive state: Ahmadinejad
TEHRAN - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said that the Islamic Republic of Iran, which is ruled by a supreme jurisprudent, is the most progressive and democratic country in the world. The Islamic Republic of Iran faces no insurmountable ...
Ahmadinejad Steps In as Oil Ministry Chief
Ahmadinejad to Run Iran Oil Ministry as Minister Dismissed
Iran's president to be caretaker oil minister
US lawmakers seek to strengthen Iran sanctions
WASHINGTON May 16 (Reuters) - US lawmakers said on Monday they were seeking to stiffen sanctions on Iran to pressure it to give up its nuclear program and stop alleged abuses of human rights. US Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Howard Berman, ...
House goes first with new Iran sanctions bill
US lawmakers aim for tighter Iran sanctions
U.N. report: North Korea continues banned weapons trade
EDITORIAL: Iran encircles Israel
The common factor in three of the incidents is Iran. The Islamic regime in Tehran is a major supporter of Syria, Hezbollah in southern Lebanon and the Hamas faction in Gaza. The Iranian mullahs have been working diligently to turn the recent Middle ...
Israel: Border rampage an Arab Spring diversion by 'radical axis' of Iran ...
Iran, Syria turning Arab Spring fury towards Israel, warn analysts
'Nakba' clashes: Iran, Syria trying to turn Arab Spring fury into attacks on ...
CalPERS selling stocks in companies that do business in Iran, Sudan
CalPERS said today it's selling all its stock in companies doing business in Iran and Sudan. The pension fund said the investments total just eight stocks valued at a combined $160 million. At one time, the pension fund's holdings tied ...
CalPERS divesting from companies operating in Iran, Sudan
Los Angeles Times
The country's largest public pension fund is selling all its stock in companies that continue to operate in Iran and Sudan. The California Public Employees' Retirement System announced Monday that it is fully complying with state divestment laws passed ...
Iran Claims US Held bin Laden Prisoner Before Killing Him
Death and Taxes
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad appeared on national TV in Iran today and claimed to have certain proof that Osama bin Laden was held captive as a US prisoner before being killed. “I have exact information that bin Laden was held ...
Bin Laden was a US prisoner before being killed: Iran
Osama a prisoner before his death, Iran's leader claims
Osama killed for Obama's gain: Iran