David Cohen, architect of sanctions on Iran and Russia, picked as CIA deputy ...
He routinely took part in high-level White House meetings on issues “from Syria to Ukraine to Iran to counterterrorism,” said Ben Rhodes, deputy national security adviser for strategic communication at the White House. “He's someone who is fully up to ...
Reaching Outside CIA, Obama Picks Treasury Official to Become Agency's No. 2
The US-Iranian double game in nuclear talks
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tried to create space for a deal last weekend by arguing that Iran's economy shouldn't be hobbled by ideological factors, but Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei warned Wednesday that the United States couldn't be trusted to ...
What's Holding Up the Iran Nuclear Deal?
US, Iran foreign ministers to meet on nuclear issue on January 14
Time clock for deal with Iran
Iran's Rouhani likens Paris terrorist attacks with Israel's policies toward ...
“We are very happy that Muslim people in the region from Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Palestine to Pakistan and Afghanistan resist extremism, violence and terrorism and achieve new victories on a daily basis,” the Iranian president said. Please LIKE our ...
Iranian Journalists Stopped From Showing Solidarity With Paris Victims
Iran's president denounces Charlie Hebdo killers as terrorists who promote ...
Iran press says France must review policy after deadly attack
War is Boring
Iran Sent an Assassin to Intimidate the Kurds
War is Boring
Less than two months after the fall of Mosul to Islamic State, Kurdish leaders worried their own capital would be next. Fast-moving, well-coordinated Islamic State assaults penetrated Kurdish front lines near Irbil. Fearing the loss of the city, and ...
Mounting casualties raise questions about Iran's role in Iraq
Iran nuclear talks 101
The Hill (blog)
One of the most consequential decisions that the 114th Congress will make is how to approach ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran. Negotiators from Iran and the P5+1 (the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany) could strike a ...
Palm Beach Post
Commentary: Remember to hold Iran accountable for its victims
Palm Beach Post
As the international community represented by the P5+1 proceeds with negotiations with Iran, President Barack Obama should make it clear that the United States will not renew diplomatic relations with Iran, or end the U.S. sanctions, until Iran ends ...
The Times of Israel
Iran condemns Paris shooting, with caveat
The reaction in Iran to the murder of 12 people by Islamic extremists at the French magazine Charlie Hebdo, which had been attacked previously for publishing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad, has been somewhat mixed. All have condemned the terrorist ...
Iran condemns France attack but criticizes cartoons
Iran condemns deadly attack on French weekly in Paris
Iran condemns terrorist attack in Paris
Iran deploys 'real Iron Dome' missile defense system
“Today Iran's Air Defense System has provided our country with an Iron Dome in its real sense and Iran's airspace is the safest in the region," said Mohammad Hassan Aboutorabifard, vice speaker of Iran's parliament, as quoted by local Fars news agency.
With Iran's Ban On Hip-Hop, This Rapper's Dream Of Performing In His Family's ...
Following the Iranian revolution in 1979, the country's fundamentalist Islamic regime has continued to implement strict laws that limit the influence of Western culture on their society, with the latest being a ban on hip-hop shows. According to The ...
If You're Ever In Iran, Don't Expect To Hear Much Rap Music
Iran sends more Kurdish political prisoners to the gallows in 2015
Very few noticed or condemned the brutal execution of Kurdish political prisoner Sabir Moklid Moane by the Islamic Republic of Iran on January 6, 2015 in a prison in Urmiye. According to Kurdish Human Rights activists Mr. Moane “was executed at dawn ...