Iran re-arrests Pastor Nadarkhani on Christmas Day
The Iranian Christian pastor who had been imprisoned in Iran for converting from Islam to Christianity was taken into custody again on Christmas Day, according to several Iranian media sources and individuals close to the pastor and his family.
Iran Arrests and Imprisons Pastor on Christmas Day
Iran Ex-President's Family Sues Radical Critic
Four children of an influential ex-Iranian president are suing a radical lawmaker for describing his family as a corrupt "octopus," heating up a struggle between hard-liners and moderates simmering since a contested 2009 election. The latest salvo has ...
Iran: Former President's Children Sue Lawmaker
Report: Family of Iran's ex-president sues radical lawmaker over corruption ...
Family of Iran's veteran politician Hashemi responds to MP's tirade
Sydney Morning Herald
Mixed reports about cyber attack on Iran nuke program
Aimed at crippling its nuclear program Iran now denies it recently fought off -- cyber attack on key industrial sites including a power plant. Iranian officials now claim that original report was due to a misunderstanding. But the country remains on ...
Iran MP: We won't talk with countries that embargoed us
Iran blames US and Israel for spree of cyber attacks
Iran: New Stuxnet attack on power plant foiled
Israel Hedge Funds Defy Iran Threat Multiplying in Tech Center
Tal Keinan, an Israeli fund manager, was ready for the question he's always asked when he met with investors in New York in October: Why put your money with a manager whose country Iran has threatened to obliterate. “We tell them 'if the Iranians ...
UAE Exports to Iran Slide in First Half
Wall Street Journal
"Of course the international sanctions on Iran have had a great impact on the size of trade and was the main reason behind the drop recorded," said Abdulla Al Saleh, the U.A.E. undersecretary for foreign trade, in an interview. He said the U.A.E.'s re ...
In Iran, new movies boost wobbly film sector
TEHRAN — Iran's acclaimed movie industry is the latest sector to suffer the effects of economic sanctions over the country's uranium-enrichment program. But as filmmakers warn that they might pause production because of lagging funds, two ...
AMIA bombing relatives updated on Iran negotiations
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
BUENOS AIRES (JTA) -- Argentinean Foreign Minister Hector Timerman met with the relatives of victims of the 1994 AMIA Jewish center bombing to update them on negotiations with Iran. The update came three months after Timerman's first public meeting ...
Timerman denies economic ties with Iran over AMIA case
Iran Says 'Irresponsible' GCC Raises Regional Tensions
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council was risking a regional crisis with its unfounded criticisms and heightened military focus. The GCC this week announced it will coordinate air, land, and ...
Iran rejects interference accusation by Gulf Arabs
GCC states slam Iran interference in region
Iran rejects Gulf states interference claim
Canada's decision to drop opposition group from blacklist could 'weaken ...
The Iranian government has fired back at Canada for removing an exiled Iranian opposition group from its terrorist blacklist while simultaneously affixing terrorist status to a branch of the Iranian military, a move the Central Asian regime said was “a ...
Iran: Canada's Delisting of Opposition Group 'Dangerous'
Blogger's death stirs political hornet's nest in Iran
The next day security agents from Iran's cyber police, known by the acronym FATA, arrested him. His bruised and battered body was handed to his family a week later, his death the result of torture, according to a smuggled letter from fellow prisoners.