Iran, belatedly, invites Snowden to visit, 'elaborate' on US spying practices
“Since one of the United States' illegal actions disclosed by you is spying on the Iranian citizens, we invite you to visit Iran and elaborate on the US administration's measures in this regard in detail,” the letter said. NGOs in Iran are, typically ...
Filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf slammed in Iran for visit to Israel
Los Angeles Times
BEIRUT -- Iran's expatriate filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf is facing withering condemnation in his homeland for attending a film festival in Israel, the Islamic Republi's archfoe. The acclaimed director, considered a pioneer of moviemaking in Iran ...
NY Regulators Query 20 Reinsurers About Iran Ties
New York's financial regulators asked 20 more reinsurance companies Wednesday for information about business with Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions, including measures they've taken to ensure they don't underwrite prohibited shipping. The Department ...
NY regulator expands probe into reinsurers' Iran ties
NY regulator probes 20 non-US insurers
Iran Is Increasingly Calling The Shots For Assad In Syria
Iran has had troops on the ground to fight for Assad's regime in August, and Quds forces from the foreign operations arm of the Iran Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) may have been there as early as 2011. More recently Iran has been training Syrian ...
Hamas welcomes Iran's approach to restore ties: official
Putin to offer advanced antimissiles to soothe Iran's S-300 grudge – report
Putin is expected to fly to Iran on August 12 to meet in person the country's newly-elected President Hassan Rouhani, reports the Russian business daily Kommersant citing anonymous sources. Iran's Mehr news agency said Putin would arrive on August 16, ...
Putin to visit Iran for nuclear talks
Putin to visit Iran in August to boost ties
US planning to tighten Iran sanctions
Four men stand trial in Hamburg for having violated the Iran trade embargo. A ...
With most countries, exporting some sorts of special valves to them wouldn't even be worth a mention. Yet exporting them to Iran is a different matter – it's banned under the EU embargo. Kianzad Ka., Gholamali Ka., Hamid Kh. and Rudolf M. stand accused ...
US plans to bring Iran oil exports down to zero
After a year, exemptions granted to countries such as China, Japan, Turkey and South Korea – which continue to import Iranian oil – will no longer be granted. Companies in those countries doing business with Iran previously given a pass will be cut off ...
Obama's Choice on Iran
Senator Lindsey Graham Wants Congress to Authorize War With Iran
Lindsey Graham Wants War with Iran at the End of the Summer
UK snubs Iranian president's inauguration
Britain will not be sending a representative to next month's inauguration of the new Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani, despite an invitation from Tehran. A Foreign Office spokeswoman said the agreed European Union position was that the ceremony on 4 ...
Iran: Rouhani may introduce cabinet on inauguration day
Sleiman to visit Iran for Rouhani's ceremony
Iran Won't Invite US and Israel to New Leader's Inauguration
Israel's Netanyahu urges greater pressure on Iran
JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday urged greater pressure on Iran over its nuclear programme as he met Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida in Jerusalem. "I think we need to increase the pressure on Iran.
Iran opposes Israel-Palestinian peace talks
Iran opposes fresh US-mediated Israeli-Palestinian peace talks
Sufi Page Yet Another Website That Iran Really Doesn't Like
There are many websites that the Iranian establishment doesn't like. It shows its feelings by blocking them, usually on allegations of immorality or offenses against the country's national interests. Then there are websites that Iran really doesn't ...