Analysis: With eye on Iran, Gaza conflict reassures Netanyahu
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Both on the diplomatic and military front, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will draw some comfort from his offensive against Gaza as he switches his gaze once more to his main strategic challenge -- Iran. Israel views ...
What Gaza fighting taught Israel about possible war with Iran
Middle East shifts may weaken Iran's influence with Palestinians
Officials: Israel's Gaza Offensive Was Training For A Possible Fight With Iran
Iran Accuses US Navy of 'Illegal' Acts in...
In identical letters to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the Security Council, Iran's U.N. Ambassador Mohammad Khazaee said the Navy repeatedly violated the country's airspace. He cited flights over the coastal areas of Bushehr on seven occasions ...
Wall Street Journal
Turkey Swaps Gold for Iranian Gas
Wall Street Journal
Iran provides 18% of Turkey's natural gas and 51% of its oil. But since U.S. and European Union sanctions ban Tehran from receiving payments in dollars or euros, Ankara pays Iran for the gas in Turkish liras. The lira is of limited value for buying ...
Iran buys Turkish gold with money from gas exports, deputy PM says
Turkey pays for gas imports from Iran in gold
Two powers, Qatar and Iran, try to sway Hamas
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The courtship of Hamas between rivals Iran and Qatar has been one of the Middle East's intriguing subplots of the Arab Spring. The bloodshed in Gaza has now sharpened their competition for influence with the ...
Hardliners Slam Hamas Over Ties with Qatar, Turkey
Iran sanctions disrupt medicine supplies
Hospitals, clinics and pharmacies in Iran are running out of medicine as the government cuts health funding because of international sanctions, putting the lives of thousands of people at risk, reports the BBC's Mohsen Asgari. At the well-known 13 Aban ...
New York Times
Reopening an 18-Year-Old Wound in Argentina
New York Times
BUENOS AIRES — Eighteen years have passed since a suicide bomber drove a Renault van loaded with explosives into the headquarters of the Jewish community center here, killing 85 people. Since then, investigations have meandered. Interpol arrest ...
Iran and Egypt Won in Gaza
Israel and Hamas have claimed victory after their 8-day conflict, but both probably lost. The clear winners, for now, are Iran and Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi. Even taking at face value the Israeli military's statistics on its success in destroying ...
San Francisco Chronicle
Syria fighting rages amid Iran envoy's visit
Meanwhile, Ali Larijani, Iran's parliament speaker, was in Damascus where he held talks with President Bashar al-Assad and other officials. Larijani said before leaving Tehran that he would "try to find a solution to the Syrian problem" on a tour that ...
Iran criticizes Turkish request for Patriots
Iran's Larijani meets Assad for solution
Iran: Syria key to resistance against Israel and US
Iran-focused malware tampers with business databases
Most of the Narilam-infected machines are in Iran — bringing to mind Stuxnet, which also aimed to sabotage corporate systems. However, the worm has also hit organisations in the UK and US, according to Symantec, though the overall number of infections ...
Worm manipulates databases in Iran
Iran Cracks Down on Dissidents, Human Rights Attorneys and Journalists
In addition to arresting activists, the Iranian government has also targeted the people who would defend them and tell their stories. Reporting in affiliation with the Center for Investigative Reporting and KQED, Spencer Michels looks at cases of ...