US and Iran could become, well, BFFs...really
The Iranian economy has been severely hampered by eight years of escalating sanctions imposed over the country's nuclear ambitions. While a deal to ease sanctions would be transformative for Iran's economy, some see an agreement paving the way for an ...
Evidence in Sony hack attack suggests possible involvement by Iran, China or ...
WASHINGTON – The U.S. investigation into the recent hacking attack at Sony Pictures Entertainment has turned up evidence that does not point to North Korea as the "sole entity" in the case, but rather, raises the possibility that Iran, China or Russia ...
The Times of Israel
Iran unveils monument for fallen Jewish-Iranian soldiers
The Times of Israel
Iran, a home for Jews for more than 3,000 years, has the Middle East's largest Jewish population outside of Israel, an estimated 20,000. Last month, the Associated Press published a report indicating that while the community was continually criticized ...
Iran unveils a memorial honoring Jewish heroes
Iran unveils monument to Jewish soldiers killed in war with Iraq
An Iran Nuclear Deal Is Still Possible, and Here's Why
Why the sanctions on Iran are not at all like the US embargo on Cuba
Almost as soon as president Obama announced the start of normalization of relations between the US and Cuba, the question was raised: Why not do the same with Iran? The chorus has only grown since then, with the most plaintive appeal coming from two ...
If It's True on Cuba, It's True on Iran
Marco Rubio: Obama's Cuba policy emboldened Iran to get nukes
Congress OKs Israel aid, tightens PA, Iran oversight
Iran to Hold Military Drill Near Strategic Strait of Hormuz
Iran will hold a massive military drill near the strategic Strait of Hormuz at the entrance to the Persian Gulf next week, Iranian state TV reported on Thursday. The weeklong exercise will be carried out over 850,000 square miles including the eastern ...
Iran to Hold Military Drill Near Strategic Passage
Iran to hold major naval drills at end of December
The Times of Israel
Iran remains in compliance with the interim deal
The Hill (blog)
Skeptics of diplomacy with Iran to resolve international concerns over its nuclear program seized on a report this month by Foreign Policy highlighting an alleged increase in Iranian procurement efforts related to the IR-40 research reactor, capable of ...
Jailed Journalist Jason Rezaian Gains Attention As Iran Nuclear Talks Resume
At UN, Iran urged to show more flexibility in nuclear talks
Iran says resumed nuclear talks 'useful'
Ex-US marine starts hunger strike in Iran
Amir Hekmati, a former US marine imprisoned in Iran, has started a hunger strike, his family said, after sending a letter to US President Barack Obama asking not to forget him. Hekmati told his family about the hunger strike on Tuesday after dictating ...
Marine veteran Amir Hekmati, imprisoned in Iran, is launching a hunger strike
Ex-Marine held in Iran to start hunger strike
Flint man held in Iran goes on hunger strike
An American Marine in Irans Prisons Goes on Hunger Strike
Amir Hekmati, 31, an American citizen and former United States Marine locked away in a prison in Iran for more than three years, fears that he is in a similar position. In 2011, he was arrested while visiting his grandmother in Iran, charged with ...
Western-style stores growing in Iran
(CNN) -- When Thomas Cristofoletti walked into the Hyperstar supermarket in Shiraz, Iran, he was stopped at the door. He had his camera over his shoulder, and the international-style grocery store was built inside a large mall with a strict policy ...
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UN OKs Measures Targeting North Korea, Iran, Syria
The U.N. General Assembly on Thursday approved resolutions criticizing the human rights situations of North Korea, Iran and Syria. North Korea has been outraged by the resolution that urges the U.N. Security Council to refer the country's human rights ...
Iran dismisses UN rights resolution