We ignore Iran at our peril
When it comes to cyberweapons, America is an elephant and Iran is a flea. Still, a flea can be a persistent nuisance, especially for the unprotected. Iran's cyber capability is the focus of a detailed study called “Iran's Cyber Threat,” to be published ...
One Of The Many Unresolved Storylines Of 2017 Is Iran
One of the many unresolved storylines of 2017 is Iran. Ask the Trump administration, and Iran is a threat - a country not to be trusted. But so recently, another U.S. president made a nuclear deal with them, and some U.S. allies are eager to do more ...
Instead of freeing Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe at Christmas, Iran upheld its death sentence for another prisoner
“We are sitting by the phone hoping,” Richard Ratcliffe said over the weekend – the hope was that his wife, Nazanin, a charity worker imprisoned since April 2016 by the Iranian government, might be released by Christmas Day. Unsurprisingly, instead of ...
Iran confirms upholding death sentence for academic over spying
Iran Confirms Death Sentence For Academic - RFE/RL
Iran approves death penalty for researcher accused of spying
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com
Syrian army and Iranian proxies demand surrender of rebels near Israel border
AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian rebels pinned down in a strategic area where the Israeli and Lebanese borders meet with Syria were handed an ultimatum by the Syrian army and its Iranian-backed militia allies to either surrender or face certain military defeat ...
Iranian Military Threat Rising North of Israel
Hezbollah, Iran-Backed Militias Advance towards Syria's Border with Israel
Syrian, Iranian backed forces advance in border area near Israel
The Jerusalem Post
Russia, Iran seek to circumvent US sanctions with integrated banking systems
The Jerusalem Post
The effort comes two months after Iran signed another agreement with Russia's BPC Banking Technologies to connect its financial network with global payment systems – a critical target of past US sanctions that have sought to penalize individuals and ...
Iran, Russia in test process to integrate bank card systems
Update: Iranian Banks Finalize Finance Deal with Russia Eximbank
Iran, Russia bank payment system integration delays due to legal issues
UNHCR helps to Kermanshah earthquake affected people
Iran/ Tehran/ IRCS _ December 26th _ The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has sent humanitarian consignment to Kermanshah earthquake affected people. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has sent 7,044 warm blankets ...
Iran welcomes Turkey investment in energy sectors
TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- Iran's parliament speaker said that his country welcomes investment from Turkey in the oil and gas industry, Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday. Economic activists from the neighboring state could also seize the ...
US playing games, not fighting terrorism: Iran
The Times of Israel
Vandals said to attack synagogue in Iran, rip up Torah scrolls
The Times of Israel
Trump's declaration has been condemned by the Islamic Republic, which is committed to Israel's destruction. Two years ago, an ancient Torah scroll stolen from an unnamed synagogue in the same city was returned to the local Jewish community after it was ...
Top US Jewish Group Condemns Reported Vandalism at Synagogue in Iran
Iran seeks joint ventures with foreign firms to develop oilfields
TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Marzieh Shahdaei said foreign companies interested in developing Iran's oilfields should find an Iranian partner, local media reported Tuesday. "We are in talks with reputable international firms ...
White House cites Jerusalem recognition, decertifying Iran deal among Trump's 2017 accomplishments
Cleveland Jewish News
WASHINGTON (JTA) — President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and his decertification of the Iran nuclear deal are among his first-year accomplishments, according to list posted by the White House. “President Trump followed ...