Iran's virtual presidential candidate continues campaign
(CNN) -- In a presidential election dominated by Iran's conservative ruling clerics and Ayatollah Khamenei's followers, a virtual female candidate named "Zahra" rose to compete with the all-male ensemble approved by the country's Guardian Council ...
US Ospreys and air tankers put Iran in Israel's reach
The aircraft could help solve Israel's inability to breach Iran's uranium enrichment facility buried under a granite mountain at Fordow. It might be impregnable to even the heaviest conventional bunker-busting munitions in the U.S. arsenal, Pollack said.
NBC: Ex-general targeted over leak of Iran cyberattack
The former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is being investigated for allegedly leaking details of a U.S. computer virus attack on Iran's nuclear program in 2010, NBC News reported Thursday evening. Retired Marine general James Cartwright, 63 ...
Reports: Retired US general target of leak probe involving cyberattack on Iran
Report: Ex-vice chairman of Joint Chiefs target of leak probe involving ...
Sony Reports Tech Sales to Iran That May Violate Sanction
Sony Corp. (6758) said it sold almost $13 million in video and medical equipment to dealers in Dubai that resold the gear in Iran. The recipients included groups under U.S. sanctions. In a U.S. filing yesterday, Sony said it sold broadcast equipment ...
Iran Disclosures Show Activity, No Matter How Small
Syria won't be Iran's quagmire
That's because the instability the Syrian conflict is fueling across the Middle East is largely good for Iran: Sectarian polarization is driving anxious Shiite populations closer to Tehran, while refugee flows are weakening key U.S. allies such as ...
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Lessons for interpreting Iran
Reuters Blogs (blog)
Iran watchers now appear to be falling over themselves trying to parse Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's intentions in “allowing” a free election that defied every expectation. For it is Khamenei who reigns supreme over the land. When he wants to ...
Talk to Iran's New President. Warily.
Iran's supreme leader: Nuclear solution 'easy' if West is serious
Iran seeks closer ties with regional, neighboring countries: Rouhani
Japan oil imports from Iran doubled in May
According to the data released by the Japanese Ministry of Finance on Thursday, Japan - one of Iran's Asian crude oil customers - imported 1.09 million kiloliters, equivalent to about 222,000 barrels per day (bpd), of Iranian oil in May. The figure was ...
Oil Imports From Iran Double in Japan Despite Western Sanctions
Japan's May crude imports from Iran jump 99% on month: MOF
Pain, uncertainty with my husband still imprisoned in Iran
Fox News (blog)
On June 22, 2012, as I had so many times before, I kissed my husband goodbye in the early hours of the morning for what was intended to be a short trip to Iran to obtain the final approval from the Iranian government on a non-sectarian orphanage. While ...
Iran hails easing of Iraq sanctions
Late on Thursday, Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian congratulated the Arab country on its removal from Chapter 7 of the UN Charter. Chapter 6 of the UN Charter calls for peaceful resolution of ...
Iran futsal squad vanquishes UAE 13-0 in Asia tourney
National Iranian men's futsal team has registered an impressive win against the Emirati squad in its opening match of the group stage of the 2013 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in South Korea. Iranians outclassed the United Arab Emirates 13-0 in a ...