Episode 747: The Man Who Sued Iran
The bomber was part of a group called Palestinian Islamic Jihad, which the U.S. State Department believed was funded by Iran. Flatow decided to sue Iran for monetary damages. But under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, U.S. citizens couldn't sue ...
Airbus versus Boeing: Iran deals the difference in plane battle
Airbus is further ahead in the sales process; Iran took delivery of its first Airbus jet on Wednesday, while Boeing's planes will be delivered from 2018. Neither planemaker gave any immediate comment when contacted by Reuters. A source close to Boeing ...
Iran nuclear deal faces bigger threats than Trump's tough campaign trail talk
The landmark deal remains vulnerable because it created a temporary solution to Iran's nuclear program, but did not address critical disputes between Washington and Tehran. Whether or not the nuclear pact buckles under the weight of those unresolved ...
Iran approved to import additional 130 tons of uranium
Iran nuclear deal working, wise for Trump to uphold: US envoy to UN
India's 2016 Iran Crude Imports Hit Record High
Iran repopulates Syria with Shia Muslims to help tighten regime's control
The population swaps are central to a plan to make demographic changes to parts of Syria, realigning the country into zones of influence that backers of Bashar al-Assad, led by Iran, can directly control and use to advance broader interests. Iran is ...
Iran's Revolutionary Guards position for power
BEIRUT Iran's Revolutionary Guards look set to entrench their power and shift the country to more hardline, isolationist policies for years to come following the death of influential powerbroker Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. Former president Rafsanjani ...
Iran: What to do?
Iran: Ruthless murderer set to replace rafsanjani
Former Iranian President Bani-Sadr: Rafsanjani's Death Is A Blow To Normalization Of U.S.-Iran Relations
First new Airbus in decades arrives in Iran
The first Airbus passenger plane ordered by IranAir in decades after the lifting of international sanctions on the Islamic Republic has landed in the capital, Tehran, according to Iranian media. The new A321 jet arrived at Tehran's Mehrabad ...
Iran gets its first new jetliner from Airbus
Iran welcomes Airbus as first post-sanctions airliner
Iran gets its first new Airbus plane after nuclear deal
Slate Magazine (blog)
Netizen Report: Dire Straits for Political Prisoners in Iran
Slate Magazine (blog)
10 for the funeral of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, one of the founders of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The funeral for the moderate former president, who supported the now jailed leaders of the Green Movement, became an opportunity to voice dissent ...
Iran's Centuries-Old Windmills May Soon Stop Turning
In the village of Nashtifan in northeastern Iran, Mohammad Etebari serves as the last keeper of an ancient tradition. Now elderly, Etebari has dedicated his life to keeping the town's few dozen historic windmills turning. But Etebari doesn't know how ...
Defense Secretary Nominee James Mattis Pledges to Enforce Iran Nuclear Deal Criticized by Trump
Donald Trump's pick for defense secretary, retired General James "Mad Dog" Mattis, testified at his confirmation hearing that Russia remains the "principal threat" faced by the United States, taking a much harder line than the president-elect. He also ...
In Senate hearings, Mattis and Pompeo differ over Iran nuclear deal
Splitting From Trump, Defense Pick Mattis Slams Russia, Supports Iran Deal
James Mattis Breaks With Donald Trump on Iran, Russia
New York Times
Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, Ex-President of Iran, Dies at 82
New York Times
Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, a former president of Iran and a founder of the Islamic republic, who navigated the opaque shoals of his country's theocracy as one of its most enduring, wiliest and wealthiest leaders, died on Sunday in Tehran.
Death Of A Former Iranian President May Shape The Race For The Next One
The Future Of Iran Following Rafsanjani's Death
Iran's reformists stand to lose from Rafsanjani's death