Ban Ki-moon rebukes Iranian president for human rights failings
Ahmed Shaheed, the UN special rapporteur for human rights in Iran, said on Wednesday that, in Iran, at least 176 people so far had been put to death this year alone. Ban complained that Iran had not allowed Shaheed to visit and investigate the abuse ...
Arrest, Hang, Repeat: Executions in Iran
UN Experts Alarmed At Spike In Iran Executions
Executions in Iran 'alarming,' UN envoys say
Iran and Russia discuss new nuclear deal
"Iran and Russia reached a preliminary agreement to build at least two new nuclear power plants," Iranian Atomic Energy Organisation spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi told the news agency. The two new 1,000 megawatt plants will be constructed alongside ...
Ashton visit to Iran sparks co-operation and controversy
Iran and Russia sign on to build more nuclear plants at Bushehr
EU Meeting Women Activists Riles Iran Hardliners
Controlled by Iran, the deadly militia recruiting Iraq's men to die in Syria
The group has a close connection to Lebanon's Hezbollah and ideological links to Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Its debut as a strike weapon of Suleimani, who reports directly to Khamenei and commands the Quds Force of the Iranian ...
Iran-run militia recruiting Iraq's men to die in Syria
The Guardian (blog)
'Modelling Iranian style': surgical alterations and the 'porn star' look
The Guardian (blog)
There are few modelling agencies in Iran, so most models must go through a photographer like B.K., who runs a fashion studio from his home. His living room overflows with photographs of couture-clad women; the wings are filled with professional ...
Iran says seals gas export deal with Oman
Energy-hungry Oman agreed to buy gas from Iran as far back as 2005 and a later draft deal in 2007 included plans for Oman to process Iranian gas for export as liquefied natural gas (LNG). But the two sides had never finalized terms and Oman had been ...
Iran Makes Father of 19 Kids Hero as Nation Ages With Low Income
Iran president reaches out to Oman on friendship tour
Iran's President Rouhani travels to nearby Oman in effort to boost ties with ...
'I'm Safe': Last Status Update of Teenager on Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight
The last status update Pouria Nourmohammadi posted on his Facebook page indicated he was “feeling excited.” The 19-year-old Iranian had good reason to be: he was embarking on the first leg of a flight that would ultimately take him to Germany where his ...
Mystery fake-passport holders on flight MH370 were Iranian
Iran offers help to probe its citizens who flew on stolen passports
Malaysia Airlines jet: Interpol says terrorism less likely cause
Amos Gilad: When Iran goes nuclear, the region will go nuclear
Iran is trying to get nuclear weapons and won't give up on this goal in talks with the global powers, Gilad cautioned, adding that the Islamic Republic would not forfeit “any essential component in its quest for nuclear capabilities. This is true even ...
The Daily Star
Britain's Cameron puts Iran on guard, sets out support for Israel
His address to the Knesset was staunchly pro-Israeli, and he delighted his hosts by claiming Jewish ancestral roots and talking tough on Iran, which is in negotiations with world powers on curbing its contested nuclear ambitions. "I share your deep ...
Cameron slams Iran in pro-Israel speech
British PM Offers Support to Israel, Puts Iran on Notice
Cameron attacks 'despicable' Iran over missile shipments
This dynamic of national narratives and misperceptions has long been at work in the U.S.-Iran relationship. The decades of chicanery, distrust, and clashing interests shaped national narratives that reflected and explained the bitter feelings of animus ...
New York Daily News
Iranian lawmaker: US 'kidnapped' missing Malaysia Airlines plane
New York Daily News
... the mystery. The United States “kidnapped” the airliner as part of a conspiracy to “sabotage the relationship between Iran and China and Southeast Asia,” parliamentarian Hossein Naghavi Hosseini said, according to a translation by The New York Times.
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: US Kidnapped Missing Plane, Says Iran ...
Malaysia Airlines stolen passport user was asylum seeker from Iran
Malaysia's military investigating reports that missing plane changed course ...