Iranian

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander and fighter killed in Syria

The Revolutionary Guards, Iran’s most powerful military force which also oversees an economic empire worth billions of dollars.<p>A commander in Iran's …

World News

Iran says majority of OPEC members support extending oil output cuts

LONDON (Reuters) - Iran's oil minister said on Monday that a majority of OPEC members support extending output cuts but a final decision will be …

Oil

Arab Foreign Ministers Slam Iranian Meddling, Pave Way to Security Council Complaint

Arab foreign ministers condemned on Sunday Iranian meddling in the region, approving preliminary measures to resort to the United Nations Security …

Middle East

Ghassan Charbel - The 'Iranian Interference' Item

It is enough for Arab foreign ministers to open their world map to confirm that their emergency meeting in Cairo yesterday was justified and …

Middle East

Iran has no problem with aircraft deal financing – official

Iran does not have a problem obtaining financing for its aircraft deals and the delivery of purchased aircraft is on track, its deputy transport …

Iran

Iranian agents blackmailed BBC reporter with ‘naked photo’ threats

China military sets up website to report leaks, fake news<p>BEIJING: China's military on Sunday launched a website inviting the public to report leaks …

Trump Administration Reviews Means for Blocking Iranian Arms Trafficking in Gulf Waters

Washington is considering means to swiftly bolster Saudi missile defense systems as a mechanism to slow down Iran’s arms trafficking in the region, …

Iran

Iran Opposes 'Sochi' Prior to 'Settlement'

Diplomatic sources told Asharq Al-Awsat on Friday that Tehran is against Moscow’s insistence to hold the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi, …

Middle East

Britain to pay 400 million pound debt to Iran soon, Iranian official says

Britain will soon repay a debt of over 400 million pounds ($527 million) to Iran , the Iranian ambassador said on Friday, but the payment was not …

Iran

With Trump Silent, Sanders and Dems Demand Aid for Iranian Earthquake Victims

As the death toll from the "horrific" earthquake that struck the Iran-Iraq border earlier this week climbs above 500, and as President Donald Trump …

Liberal View

Pentagon Says It's Staying In Syria, Even Though ISIS Appears Defeated

Support the news<p>Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State, is taken and in ruins.<p>U.S. troops and civilian aid workers are in the Syrian city, …

Syria

Pakistan dispatches relief assistance to earthquake affectees in Iran

ISLAMABAD, Nov 17 (APP):Pakistan has dispatched a C-130 plane carrying relief assistance for the affectees of the deadly earthquake that struck Iran …

What's News: World-Wide -- WSJ

This article is being republished as part of our daily reproduction of WSJ.com articles that also appeared in the U.S. print edition of The Wall Street Journal (November 18, 2017).<p>The Trump administration is looking at ways to quickly strengthen Saudi missile defenses and disrupt the flow of …

Dow Jones Newswires

Heartwarming scenes as Iranians pull together after earthquake

<b>Iranian state media say at least 436 people were killed and thousands more were injured when a massive earthquake struck near the Iran-Iraq border on November 14, flattening entire villages in a predominantly Kurdish and Sunni region. The Iranian government, the army and international aid</b> …

Earthquakes

Interview: China to maintain sound development despite challenges: Iranian expert - Xinhua

by Hassan Rouhvand, Mu Dong<p>TEHRAN, Nov. 17 (Xinhua) -- China's development plan drawn at the recent landmark Communist Party of China (CPC) congress …

News (China)

ALECSO Rejects Iranian Meddling

The Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization has “strongly condemned” the missile attack carried out by Houthi insurgents on the …

Middle East

In first-ever Saudi interview, IDF head says ready to share intel on Iran

In an unprecedented interview to a Saudi news outlet, Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot said Thursday that the Jewish state is …

Middle East

Alleged Iranian base near Syria border caught on camera

Israeli satellite photos published Thursday appear to strengthen a BBC report a week ago that Iran is building a permanent military base in Syria, …

Benjamin Netanyahu

Saudi Arabia is simply reacting to Iranian aggression, says foreign minister

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends the Arab foreign minister's meeting at the Arab League in Cairo, Egypt. Picture: REUTERS

Middle East

Free balloon-based Wi-Fi service for Iranian pilgrims to Iraq - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

On November 4, 2017, it was published that Iran had placed a balloon above the Mehran border crossing with Iraq, as part of a project described as …

Opinion

Inside the world of social media advertising in Iran

Entering a new phase, Iranian entrepreneurs turn to social media to boost their brands and sell products.

Beverly Hills

43 members of US congress urge Tillerson to counter Iran in Syria

In parallel with a visit this week by US national security officials to Israel to discuss Tel Aviv’s concerns over the US-Russia de-escalation deal …

Iran

Turkey must avoid Iran impasse in Syria

Turkish, Russian and Iranian leaders are set to meet in Sochi, Russia on Nov. 22 to review their positions regarding their cooperation in Syria. The …

Turkey

Tripartite Agreement Includes 'Buffer Zone' Free of Iran

An agreement reached between the US, Russia and Jordan on a de-escalation zone in southern Syria uncovers an item stipulating that Moscow …

Syria

UK hopes to end long legal dispute with Iran over 1976 arms deal

Government says Boris Johnson’s expected settlement of Chieftan tanks dispute is not related to negotiations over release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe<p>The UK is hoping to finally end a near-four decade legal dispute with the Iranian government over hundreds of Chieftan tanks Tehran bought from the …

Iran

Sanctions help, not hurt, Iran’s people

Under the 2015 nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iranian regime received tens of billions of dollars in …

Iran

US blocks popular fundraising for Iran quake victims

<b>The US Treasury Department has blocked online donations made by Iranian expatriates to help the survivors of a powerful earthquake which caused</b> …

Iran

IAEA Inspectors Can No Longer Verify that Iran is in Compliance with the 2015 Nuclear Deal

On Monday the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) released its eighth quarterly report on the Islamic Republic’s compliance with the Joint …

Iran

Inside one Iranian village devastated by Sunday's earthquake

NBC News' Ali Arouzi reports from Quik, a poor community in which almost all homes were flattened by the quake along the Iran-Iraq border.

World News

Malcolm: Sen. Frum stands tall against Iran’s apologists

The Islamic Republic of Iran is, without a doubt, a malign regime. If you think that’s a controversial statement, consider the following facts.Iran …

Canadian News