Articles Tagged 'Iran'
Iran seizes another oil tanker, third as feud with US continues
Iran seized a vessel it accused of smuggling fuel in the Persian Gulf, the third time the Iranian Revolutionary Guards detained a ship in the… READ MORE
Iran sentences ‘CIA spies’ to DEATH after arresting 17 as crisis with US and Britain escalates
IRAN claims it has captured 17 “CIA spies” and sentenced some of them to death as the crisis with the West escalates.
An Iranian intelligence… READ MORE
Iran says U.S. may have shot down its own drone by mistake
Iran denied Friday it lost a drone in the Strait of Hormuz after the United States said it had “destroyed” an Iranian drone that was… READ MORE
Rising Iran politician has intelligence ties
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s first government minister born after its 1979 Islamic Revolution is a carefully manicured, charming internet engineer who posts Instagram pictures… READ MORE
Iran Threatens to Enrich Uranium to 20% Purity as Tensions Rise
Iran said it had already begun enriching uranium beyond the cap set in the landmark 2015 nuclear deal and threatened to boost enrichment to 20%… READ MORE
Iranian official threatens to seize British oil tanker
An Iranian official has said a British oil tanker should be seized, if a detained Iranian ship is not released.
British Royal Marines helped officials… READ MORE
Germany-Iran trade collapses under U.S. sanctions
BERLIN (Reuters) – Trade between Germany and Iran has collapsed under the impact of United States sanctions, data published by Funke newspapers showed, supporting Iran’s… READ MORE
Trump signs executive order delivering ‘hard-hitting’ sanctions against Iran
President Trump struck back Monday at Iran by issuing “hard-hitting” financial sanctions against Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and his associates.
“Today’s action follows a… READ MORE
US called off retaliatory strike against Iran in last minute
The United States made a last-minute decision to call off retaliatory strikes against Iran in response to the downing Thursday of a Navy drone that… READ MORE
US Navy drone shot down by Iranian missile over Strait of Hormuz
A U.S. high-altitude drone was shot down Thursday by an Iranian surface-to-air missile over the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions in the region after… READ MORE