Iran claims it's sending elite fighters to infiltrate US, Europe
The Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, the country's elite military force, is sending assets to infiltrate the United States and Europe at the direction of Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, according to recent Farsi-language comments from an Iranian ...
Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard 'sending fighters to infiltrate US and Europe'
New York Times
'Serial Human Rights Abuser' in Iran to Get 135 Lashes in Graft Case
New York Times
The punishment of the former official, Saeed Mortazavi, who built his reputation as a feared judge and prosecutor in Tehran beginning in the early 2000s, was reported on Wednesday by the official Iranian news media. It was unclear when, or even whether ...
Iran ex-prosecutor sentenced to 135 lashes for corruption
Former Iranian prosecutor sentenced to 135 lashes for corruption
Iran's nuclear deal dividend: Skies full of planes
It has been almost a year since the nuclear deal between Iran and Western powers went into effect. Meant primarily to curtail Iran's uranium enrichment program, the deal also paved a path to the opening of Iran's doors to the global economy. Since the ...
Russian Companies to Partake in Iran Air Show for First Time Since 1979
Trump and Clinton are 'catastrophic,' says Iran's supreme leader
Almost 37 years to the day that radical students overran the U.S. Embassy in Iran, the Islamic republic's supreme leader sat with students and delivered a blistering tirade against American society, politics and foreign policy. He reserved special ...
Ayatollah Khamenei: Clinton and Trump prove Iran right
Iran's supreme leader criticizes US presidential candidates
Compromise with US not to solve Iran issues: Ayatollah Khamenei
The Takeaway: Iran
the-takeaway-iran 149249961 Photo: Kaveh Kazemi/GettyImages Caviar: In the past, the country was the top exporter of caviar worldwide. Today, thanks to its sturgeon conservation efforts, Iran is the only place in the world people can legally obtain ...
THE BUSINESS TIMES
UK pressing wary banks to deepen trade deals with Iran
LONDON, Nov 2 Trade between Britain and Iran is beginning to grow but the reluctance of large Western lenders is holding back a major expansion of ties and needs to be resolved, government and finance officials said on Wednesday. Since the removal of ...
UK says working to resolve banking concerns to boost trade with Iran
UK working to resolve banking concerns to boost trade with Iran
New York Post
How Iran's pet terrorists won Lebanon
New York Post
Meanwhile, Iran's strongest foe, the Saudis, have bigger fish to fry than Lebanon. They're involved in Yemen's civil war (on the opposite side of the Iranians) and also financing Sunni foes of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. So the Saudis all but ...
Kerry Phones to Congratulate Lebanon's New Hezbollah-Allied, Iranian-Backed President
Iranian politicians hail election of Lebanon's new president
Frustrated Europe hopes Clinton win can spur elusive Iran deals
BERLIN After a year of disappointment, European businesses are hoping a victory for Hillary Clinton in the U.S. election next week may help break the logjam that has prevented large-scale Western investments in Iran since the opening of its economy.
Iran's Treatment of Trans People: A Double Edged Sword
Iran - an Islamic theocracy that criminalizes consensual same-sex relations, forces women to adhere to a strict and modest dress code in public, and has zero-tolerance for dissident's freedom of expression - presents a surprisingly lenient attitude on ...
Ending Iran's impunity
The main targets were activists of the opposition movement People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI, or MEK), although the regime also executed relatives of members or casual supporters as well as other dissidents. Those executed were already ...