Obama's strategy to urge Congress about Syria centers on Iran, Israel
Los Angeles Times
Although Congress is deeply divided on the wisdom of Obama's planned cruise missile campaign, members are generally united in not wanting to send a signal to Iran that the United States won't stop it from building a nuclear bomb. And they understand ...
'Obama assures Netanyahu on Iran'
With Eye on Iran, Israelis Seek US Action in Syria
As Syria Celebrates Obama's “Retreat,” Israel Worries of Iran Implications
Rupee's Plunge Prompts Refiner to Embrace Iran: Corporate India
India is increasing imports of crude oil from Iran as policy makers risk flouting U.S. trade sanctions in their scramble to halt the slump in the rupee. Mangalore Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd. (MRPL), India's biggest buyer of Iranian crude, plans to ...
India Considers Holding Iran Oil Imports Steady
India Looks To Iran For Oil, Away From U.S. On Syria
India's economic mess is so desperate it's considering busting sanctions on Iran
Channel 4 News
Drawing a Line on Syria, US Eyes Iran Talks
New York Times
WASHINGTON — As the Obama administration makes a case for punitive airstrikes on the Syrian government, its strongest card in the view of some supporters of a military response may be the need to send a message to another country: Iran. If the United ...
Syria and the 'Greater Iran'
Sources: Internal dissent in Iran rising over the growing Syria turmoil
Events in Syria have reportedly prompted key Iranian figures to express their opposition to Tehran's ongoing involvement in helping Syrian President Bashar Assad remain in power. Sources inside Iran claim that former president and opposition leader ...
Iran denies ex-president said Assad's forces used poison gas
Iran Scrubs Statement By Ex-President Hashemi Rafsanjani Blaming Bashar al ...
Sarin use unlikely to alter Iran's Syria policy
Why Iran's watchdogs hold no fear for Supreme Leader
Iran's Assembly of Experts - ostensibly one of the most powerful institutions in the Islamic Republic - is holding its biannual session in Tehran. The body has the authority to appoint and remove the country's Supreme Leader - a prospect which would ...
Iran's chemical weapon survivors show twin horrors of WMD and sanctions
Ahmad, a survivor of chemical warfare during the Iran–Iraq war of 1980-88, has already had more than 50 operations on his eyes. He uses multiple inhalers every day to alleviate the pain from his lungs, 60% of which were burned, and he takes a multitude ...
Iran frees six Slovaks accused of spying
In 2011, Iran freed two US citizens – Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer – who had been sentenced to eight years in jail for spying after being arrested while hiking along the Iraq-Iran border in 2009. They denied being spies.Oman helped secure their release ...
Iran frees Slovak paragliders
Iran Releases 6 Slovaks; 2 More Still Held
Iran Releases Some Paragliders
Iranian Foreign Minister Discusses Syria -- On Facebook
The issues Zarif raised reflect Iran's official stance regarding the current crisis, including its condemnation of chemical weapons and opposition to a military intervention against its main regional ally. The United States is contemplating a limited ...
Iraq Promises Probe Into Iranian Exile Killings
Iraq's prime minister ordered an investigation Monday into the slaying of half of the roughly 100 remaining residents at an Iranian dissident camp north of Baghdad, where a U.N. team got its first look at the aftermath of the large-scale bloodshed. The ...
New York Times