Iran has advanced drone technology: defence minister
Announcement follows Israeli shooting down of drone. * Some analysts sceptical of defence equipment statements. By Yeganeh Torbati. DUBAI, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Iran possesses drones that are far more advanced than the unmanned aircraft Iranian-backed ...
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Iran has drones more advanced than Hezbollah's, defense minister says
'Iran has drones more advanced than the one that flew over Israel'
European delegation calls off Iran visit after blocked from prison visits
TEHRAN, Iran — A delegation from the European Parliament has called off plans to visit Iran after being refused guarantees they could visit two jailed activists awarded freedom prizes, officials said Sunday. The trip, scheduled for its first full day ...
Iran cancels meeting with European Parliament lawmakers
Lawmaker: European team calls off Iran visit
Iran cancels EU visit over 'preconditions'
Secret US, Iranian meetings to continue
Reza Kahlili served in CIA Directorate of Operations, as a spy in the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, counterterrorism expert; currently serves on the Task Force on National and Homeland Security, an advisory board authorized by Congress. He is the author ...
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Iraq searches Syrian-bound Iran flight, finds no arms
The search was the second carried out by Baghdad since Washington warned Iraq not to allow Iran to ship weapons through its airspace to help Assad in his battle against a 19-month-long revolt. "Yesterday morning we stopped an Airbus plane from Iran ...
Iraq searches Syria-bound plane from Iran
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Iran is being set up to fail, just like Iraq
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''In Iraq, and seemingly now in Iran, diplomacy and inspections became a means to an end: building up a casus belli,'' he writes. ''The strategy failed miserably in Iraq … It probably will fail in Iran too.'' He does not dispute that Iran poses a ...
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Iran Said to Nearly Finish Nuclear Enrichment Plant
Report: Iran nuclear enrichment site virtually complete
Iran's Sunnis demand greater religious freedom
With tensions rising in Iran's volatile Sunni-dominated Sistan-Baluchistan, a leading Sunni cleric called on Tehran on Saturday to give greater religious freedom and political acknowledgement to the Islamic Republic's Sunni minority. “The question is ...
Syria-bound Iranian plane forced to land in Baghdad for inspection
Iraqi authorities forced an Iranian cargo plane heading to Syria to land for inspection in Baghdad to ensure it was not carrying weapons, an Iraqi official said Sunday. It was the second such forced landing this month. The plane was released after the ...
Greece considered more risky to invest in than Syria; only Iran and Iraq more ...
Only Iran and Iraq are considered more risky than Greece, which also struggles to convince its international creditors that it deserves bailout loans to avoid bankruptcy and a possible euro exit. “CFOs are becoming increasingly wary of Southern Europe ...
Large sponge iron plant comes on stream in southern Iran
TEHRAN - A large sponge iron production unit, with a projected annual output of 1.8 million tons, came on stream on Sunday in Hormozgan Province in southern Iran. President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad attended the inauguration ceremony. The project started ...
Iran hopes to resist sanctions by boosting production
TEHRAN — With an economy struggling through some of the most punishing economic sanctions in history, Iran is looking inward to meet its basic needs while attempting to change the consumption habits of a society accustomed to enjoying a range of ...
Iran planning new currency