Iran speeds weapons deliveries to US ally in Iraq
U.S. officials are taking a wary view of the disclosure this week that Iran – one of four countries the United States accuses of supporting terrorism – has begun arming the Kurdish Regional Government in northern Iraq, as the Kurds scramble to combat ...
The Enemy of My Enemy: Iran Arms Kurds in Fight Against ISIS
Iran sends 81st division, tanks, helicopters into northern Iraq
Iran interior minister says advisers sent to Iraqi Kurdistan
Report: Iran Redesigning Reactor as Part of Deal
A video posted on Iranian state television's website showed nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi saying the work had begun as part of routine maintenance at the reactor in Arak in the country's northwest. Officials have said redesigning the reactor will ...
Iran says tested new nuclear enrichment machine, may irk West
Iran says tested new nuclear enrichment machine
Iran Says Purported Israeli Drone Came From North
On Sunday, Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard said it shot down the purported Israeli drone near the country's uranium enrichment facility in Natanz, some 240 kilometers (150 miles) south of the capital, Tehran. State television aired footage of the ...
Iran threatens military retaliation against Israel for alleged spy drone
Iranian General Threatens Surprise Attack on Israel
Iran reveals footage of 'Israeli drone' which it claims was shot down near ...
US vessel fires at Iranian boat in Persian Gulf
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard vessel fired in self-defense on an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf, the Navy said Wednesday, an encounter that could exacerbate tensions between the two countries as they work to hammer out a ...
Coast Guard boat fires on Iran-flagged vessel in Persian Gulf, officials say
US Coast Guard fires on Iranian fishing boat
Coast Guard team fires shot at Iranian dhow in Persian Gulf
Intelsat, Eutelsat Granted New US Waivers
Wall Street Journal
Russian and Middle East rivals quickly picked up the transmission business, and while the revenue lost doesn't amount to a lot of money, the firms are eager to reclaim it. The Luxembourg and French satellite companies were forced to abandon their Iran ...
Iran's Komala Party: Erbil and Tehran's Interests are Never the
Raza Kaabi: I think any other country or regime would have done for Kurdish refugees what Iran did. It wasn't the Iranian government that helped the refugees, but the Kurdish people of Iran who helped along the borders and fed and housed Kurdish ...
Iran TV Shows off Allegedly Downed Israeli Drone
The incident comes as Iran negotiates with world powers over its controversial nuclear program and Iranian hard-liners press moderate President Hassan Rouhani to demand more concessions before limiting the country's atomic capabilities. Israel has not ...
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
A downed Israeli drone could advance Iran's own drone program
Iran: Revolutionary Guards Shot Down Israeli Spy Drone
Iran likens Israelis to egg-stealing pigs from 'Angry Birds'
Iran brought a fresh, new pop-culture dimension to its long-standing anti-Israeli stance this week, with a display at a government-sponsored exhibition likening Israel to the egg-stealing pigs from the popular mobile game “Angry Birds”. The Iranian ...
Iran supplied weapons to Iraqi Kurds; Baghdad bomb kills 12
ARBIL (Reuters) - Iran has supplied weapons and ammunition to Iraqi Kurdish forces, Kurdistan President Massoud Barzani said Tuesday at a joint press conference with Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Arbil, capital of Iraq's Kurdish region.
Iran provided weapons to Iraq's Kurds
Iraq Calls for International War Against Islamic State; Iran Vows Solidarity
Barzani: Iran supplied weapons to peshmerga forces
Op-Ed: Iran Overestimated Role in IS Fight
But why Iran? And why weren't Iranian Kurds allowed initially to join the fight against the Islamist militants? Why is the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) — which was hiding in the mountains until it joined the fight against the extremists —roaming ...