Iran hails US-Cuba thaw as proof sanctions don't work
The statement, released late Saturday, was Iran's first official reaction to the rapprochement announced by the two governments on Wednesday. Washington and Havana said they would launch measures to ease a five-decade US trade embargo as well as a ...
Israel acknowledges upside of diplomacy with Iran, Obama says
Iran calls US-Cuba rapprochement evidence that sanctions, isolation don't work
Iran Says U.S.-Cuba Thaw Proves Sanctions Are Useless
Obama: Iran has not advanced nuclear ambitions since U.S. negotiations started
We found general agreement that in terms of curtailing the means to produce enriched uranium and plutonium, the essential fuels needed for an atomic bomb, negotiations between the United States, Iran and other United Nations countries contributed to ...
PolitiFact: Fact-checking Barack Obama on Guantanamo, Iran
Iran has know-how to build nukes, senior cleric claims
Breaking News: Change is going to come to Cuba, 'it has to': Obama
Los Angeles Times
Obama defends foreign policy decisions on Cuba, Russia, Iran
Los Angeles Times
In a spirited defense of his foreign policy, President Obama said in an interview aired Sunday that normalizing relations with Cuba would bolster American influence there and that his diplomatic strategies to contain Russia and Iran are working. The ...
Castro, Cuba, Obama—and Iran
Obama goes alone with foreign policy on Cuba, Iran and climate
How Obama's Undercover Statecraft Secured Three Major Accords
Defected Syrian Gen. Tlass says Assad 'sold Syria to Iran'
A senior Syrian army general who defected in 2012 said in a recent interview that President Bashar al-Assad had sold out Syria to Iran and opted to use repression and violence as a means of snuffing out dissent right from the start of the uprising ...
Exclusive: Iran's support for Syria tested by oil price drop
Iran will keep supporting Syria's anti-terror fight: Larijani
Former Marine Held in Iran Protests to Tehran Officials
New York Times
Amir Hekmati, a former Marine who began a hunger strike and wrote to President Obama this week in despair over his prolonged incarceration in Iran, also has protested to Iranian officials over the apparent paralysis of his case, untreated lung ...
Marine held in Iran writes open letter to Obama pleading: 'Don't forget me'
An American Marine in Irans Prisons Goes on Hunger Strike
Marines join Amir Hekmati in hunger strike as Flint veteran protests Iran ...
The Times of Israel
Iran unveils a memorial honoring Jewish heroes
Washington Post (blog)
Earlier this week, authorities in Tehran unveiled a monument to slain Iranian Jewish soldiers who died during the country's long and bitter war with Iraq between 1980 and 1988. Death tolls for the hideous conflict differ, but casualty counts usually ...
Iran unveils monument for fallen Jewish-Iranian soldiers
Iran unveils monument to Jewish soldiers killed in war with Iraq
Iran Unveils Memorial to Fallen Jewish Soldiers
Iran's IRGC 'Massacring' Iraqi Sunnis It 'Saves' from ISIS
In an explosive TV interview aired last week, Iraq's Grand Mufti Rafi Al-Rifa'i, the highest Sunni authority in the country, accused the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), the Iraqi government, and Iraqi Shiite militias of mass genocidal ...
Iran warns its 'supersonic' missiles can reach 'hostile' aircraft carriers
A senior member of Iran's powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) warned on Friday that the Iranian military had the ability to target aircraft carriers using supersonic missiles. “We can easily target hostile aircraft carriers with our ...
Saudis Slash Oil Prices to 'Block' Iranian Nuclear Weapon
This isn't even the first time the Saudis have crashed the market to get at Iran according to the paper, which notes in 1977 Saudi Arabia flooded the markets by boosting production from 8 million to 11.8 million barrels a day and cutting crude prices ...
Conrad Black: The Saudis believe the West is about to give in to Iranian ...
Iran projected to maintain oil output at 2.8 mbpd in Dec.: EIA
Saudi Arabia is using oil as a weapon to punish Russia and Iran
Iran Suddenly Fighting Sunni Groups Along Two of Its Borders
Iran is confronting a nightmare scenario with Islamic State militants just kilometers from the country's western border and increasingly radical anti-Shia militants to the east in Pakistan. A new militant Sunni terror group has recently been stepping ...