Articles Tagged 'Iran'
South Korean tanker was boarded by armed Iran Guard forces
SEOUL (AP) — Armed Iranian Revolutionary Guard troops stormed a South Korean tanker and forced the ship to change course and travel to Iran, the… READ MORE
Iran’s parliament approves bill to stop nuclear inspections
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s parliament on Tuesday approved a bill that would suspend U.N. inspections of its nuclear facilities and require the government to… READ MORE
Iran launches first military satellite into space
April 22 (UPI) — Iran successfully launched its first military satellite into space on Wednesday, authorities in Tehran said.
Officials said the Nour-1 satellite was… READ MORE
Iraq base attack: Strikes ‘kill 25’ Iran-backed fighters after troops killed
Air strikes in eastern Syria killed 26 Iraqi fighters from an Iran-backed paramilitary force after a deadly attack on US-led coalition forces in Iraq, a… READ MORE
Iranian leader calls Trump ‘clown,’ says missile attack carried out by ‘hand of god’
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader, conducted Friday prayers in Tehran for the first time since 2012 and used the platform to praise the country’s… READ MORE
Iran nuclear deal: European powers trigger dispute mechanism
European powers have triggered a formal dispute mechanism over Iran’s breaches of key parts of the 2015 nuclear deal – a move that could spell… READ MORE
UK’s Boris Johnson welcomes replacing Obama-era Iran nuclear agreement with ‘Trump deal’
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in an interview Tuesday that he welcomed replacing the Obama-era Iran nuclear deal with a new agreement negotiated by… READ MORE
Iran plane downing: Second day of protests turns up heat on leaders
Iran’s leaders have faced a second day of protests following their admission the military shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane, killing all 176 people on… READ MORE
Democrats scramble to rein in Trump’s Iran war powers
Democrats are racing against the clock to shore up support for checking President Trump’s war powers as the fight shifts to the Senate.
Lawmakers looking… READ MORE
Democrats pass measure aimed at curbing Trump military authority in Iran
House Democrats Thursday passed a resolution to curb President Trump’s authority to use military force against Iran.
The measure is nonbinding and will not reach… READ MORE