Saudi Arabia's Rivalry With Iran Is Further Destabilizing the Middle East
Iran's influence has gone from almost zero in the 1990s to predominant in the eastern reaches of the Middle East today. The mildly Shiite Houthi rebels staged a coup in Yemen in 2014, and deepened their control over the country the following year. That ...
Saudis host first Muslim anti-terror summit – but without Qatar, Iran
Saudi-led Islamic military alliance: counterterrorism or counter Iran?
Saudi Crown Prince Calls Supreme Leader of Iran “New Hitler of the Middle East”
Iran's new videos of US, British prisoners show Tehran angling for influence
Two videos that aired on Iranian television over the weekend suggest Tehran is trying to pressure the United States in advance of a potential decision on sanctions and push Britain to repay more than a half-billion dollars for undelivered weapons. The ...
British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe speaks on phone from Iranian jail where she is facing an extra 16 years to ...
Iran TV airs stories targeting 2 detained dual nationals
The Latest: Detained Princeton student's wife wants him home
Iran-Sanctions Trial to Open After Jury Selected in New York
The banker, Mehmet Hakan Atilla, will be the only defendant on trial, U.S. District Judge Richard Berman told jurors in court on Monday. That still leaves unanswered whether the main defendant, Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab, has struck a deal ...
US Says Alleged Mastermind In Iran Sanctions Case Won't Stand Trial
Turkish Gold Trader a No-Show at US Trial Over Iran Sanctions
No US sanctions trial for Turkish-Iran mogul Zarrab
Is Iran Trying to Inflate Yemen's Currency as a Tool of Warfare?
On Nov. 20, the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control, which enforces sanctions, identified and designated individuals and entities connected to an operation by the Quds force, the special forces division of Iran's Revolutionary Guard ...
How Qatar Is Being Pushed Into The Arms Of Iran By Saudi Arabia And Its Allies
Slowly but surely, Qatar is moving closer into an alliance of sorts with Iran. Hampered by a trade and transport boycott from former allies Bahrain, the UAE and Saudi Arabia which is almost in its sixth month, the small but extremely rich state of ...
Iran, Turkey sign deal with Qatar to ease Gulf blockade
Iran, Turkey, Qatar Sign Deal to Ease Doha Blockade
Turkey, Iran and Qatar sign new trade-transport agreement
Oil Sleeps Through Saudi-Iran Spat and Imminent OPEC Meeting
With tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran ratcheting up and OPEC about to announce its plans for global crude supply, investors would be forgiven for anticipating a few gyrations in oil prices. The opposite has happened: the market is the calmest it ...
SitRep: Trump Looking to Stop Arming Kurds; White House Steps Up Pressure on Iran
Foreign Policy (blog)
By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Trump makes surprise deal. Turkish leaders said Monday they fully expect the United States to follow through on president Donald Trump's surprise pledge last week to stop sending weapons to Syrian Kurdish fighters.
Trump said what? How chaos on Turkey, Kurds and Syria could work for US
Iran TV videos target 2 detainees accused of espionage
Richard Ratcliffe, the husband of Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe who is detained in Iran, during a public demonstration to the Shia Islamic Centre of England in north London, calling for her release from prison, Saturday Nov. 25, 2017. Mother of young child ...
Iran claims 'proof' Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was training journalists before arrest
Iran announces 'new evidence' against jailed Brit mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe which could add 16 years to her ...
Iran makes fresh allegations against jailed Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe
National Catholic Reporter
Saudi-Iranian cold war in Middle East heats up in Lebanon
National Catholic Reporter
With the so-called 'Islamic State' terrorist group, or ISIS, all but defeated in the Middle East, at least in terms of territory it once held, the cold proxy war between Sunni Saudi Arabia and Shiite Iran is rapidly heating up; and could herald even ...
Why Iran's spies are hacking Hariri's account
Hariri: Iran behind Hezbollah's involvement in region
Iran: Israel Will Be 'Eradicated' In Next War With Hezbollah
Is Iran Really a Threat to Israel From Syria?
The defense minister is demanding that the defense budget be increased by 4.8 billion shekels ($1.4 billion) and has cited the consolidation of Iran's presence in Syria as one of his reasons. The flaccid public debate over this demand reflects the ...
Report: ISIS, Israel temporary 'allies' against Iran