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Amnesty urges UN investigation into Iran protest killings

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 03:55 GMT

They turned violent before being put down by security forces amid a near-total internet blackout.

Threat from Iran to U.S. forces in Iraq remains 'significant' -senior U.S. diplomat

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 05:51 GMT

Schenker, who in March said Washington was "enormously disappointed" by Iraq's performance in protecting U.S.-led coalition forces, repeated Washington's concerns.

U.S. charges five with conspiring to violate oil sanctions on Iran

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 03:44 GMT

The defendants include Daniel Ray Lane, president of privately held STACK Royalties, LLC a Texas-based company that sells oil and gas mineral rights to investment funds and private equity groups.

Khamenei claims Iran has divine support, calls plane tragedy 'bitter'

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 09:20 GMT

Khamenei claimed, during the sermon, that iran has the divine’s support.

Iran’s retaliatory operations would extend to KSA, Dubai: Expert

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 11:57 GMT

Following the US assassination of Iran’s Top General Qasem Soleimani, experts' views on the type of escalation to be launched by Iran varied

European stocks dip as Iran targets US forces in Iraq

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 08:30 GMT

Europe's main stock markets slid at the open on Wednesday after Iran launched missile attacks on US targets in Iraq following the killing of its top general.

Iran fired 'more than a dozen' missiles at US forces in Iraq: Pentagon

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Iran fired "more than a dozen" ballistic missiles Tuesday against two airbases in Iraq where the US and coalition forces are based, the Pentagon said.

NATO suspends training in Iraq after Soleimani killing

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 12:34 GMT

The NATO mission in Iraq trains the country's security forces at the request of the Baghdad government to prevent the return of the ISIS jihadist group.

Iran says US asked for proportionate response to Soleimani killing

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 12:31 GMT

Tehran vowed to avenge.

Death of top Iranian commander waves potential US-Iran war

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 12:24 GMT

The U.S. Pentagon said on Thursday that Soleimani was actively developing plans to attack Americans in Iraq and the Middle East.

U.S. says Soleimani was developing plans to attack Americans

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 06:55 GMT

Security sources said the rockets left eight people dead, including "important figures."

Iraqis celebrate Soleimani killing, Pompeo tweets

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 06:20 GMT

The Iraqi State television reported Soleimani's death in a breaking news alert.

Iran vows revenge against U.S. for Soleimani killing

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 06:05 GMT

Security sources said the rockets left eight people dead, including "important figures."

Top Iran commander Qasem Soleimani killed in Baghdad

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 05:52 GMT

According to a statement from the Iraqi military, rockets slammed into the airport early Friday, targeting a Hashed paramilitary convoy, the Iraqi military said.

Macron calls for immediate release of French nationals held in Iran

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 09:47 GMT

"On Human Rights Day, my thoughts go to Fariba Adelkhah and Roland Marchal, our compatriots held in Iran, and their families," Macron said on Twitter.

Rouhani says Iran will overcome U.S. sanctions

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 09:32 GMT

Iran will overcome U.S. sanctions by either bypassing them or through negotiations, Rouhani said.

Tehran says able to enrich uranium up to 60%

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 12:43 GMT

The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has said that Iran has the capacity to enrich uranium up to 60 percent.

Qatari Leaks report exposes IRGC visit to Doha

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 - 11:59 GMT

The visit comes as protests have been boiling in Iraq, demanding an end to corruption and Iranian interference in the country.

US envoy demands UN to renew arms embargo on Iran

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Under the Iran nuclear deal, which the US pulled out of last year, a UN ban on weapons sales to Tehran will end in October 2020.

FIFA rejects ban on Iranian women to attend soccer matches

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 06:07 GMT

FIFA slammed on Friday a ban that forbids women from attending football matches in Ira, a statement said.

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