Hundreds of Iranians have risked their lives to cross the world's busiest shipping lane from France to England in search of a better life. British media say it's down to Brexit, but the migrants blame..
According to Reuters, Germany has revoked the license of an Iranian airline that's been transporting military equipment and personnel to Syria and other Middle East war zones. The foreign ministry said..
Business Insider reports Israel's Defense Forces have tweeted that they have begun striking Iranian targets inside Syria. Israel's powerful military tweeted that they are targeting elite units of the..
CNN reports A Boeing 707 cargo plane crashed in Iran Monday, killing at least 15 people on board. The plane went down at about 8:30 a.m. local time in the capital Tehran. The Farsi News Agency reported..
In recent years, Yashar Soltani has routinely published reports on corruption in Iranian public agencies. Authorities in recent months have also detained several other journalists and activists on.. Haaretz - Published
The global economy will continue to grow at a steady pace of around 3 per cent in 2019 and 2020 amid signs that global growth has peaked. However, a worrisome combination of development challenges.. Eurasia Review - Published
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Fissures appear along roads while massive holes open up in the countryside, their gaping maws a visible sign from the air of something Iranian authorities now openly acknowledge:.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Amnesty International says Iran arrested more than 7,000 people last year in a “shameless campaign of repression.” The new report published on Thursday comes as.. Seattle Times - Published
The United States and China are playing Eurasia’s 21^st century Great Game from different but equally skewed maps. While the US map appears to be outdated, the Chinese map portrays a reality that is.. Eurasia Review - Published
The Trump administration’s international summit for security and stability in the Middle East, which is due to be held in Warsaw, Poland, next month is making waves. For Warsaw, the US announcement.. Eurasia Review - Published
Officials haven't said what the grand jury is investigating. Hashemi hasn't been accused of any crime. She was held as a material witness and now has been released from further grand jury obligations. NPR - Published
The traffickers told Fardin Gholami that a fishing boat would take him from France to England at midnight, but when he and five other Iranian asylum seekers got to the beach, all they found was an.. Reuters India - Published
Iran summoned the Swiss ambassador to protest the arrest in the United States of a journalist who worked for an Iranian English-language television channel, an Iranian news agency reported on Tuesday. Reuters India - Published
Israel said targets included munitions stores, a site at Damascus International Airport that was allegedly the Quds Force's main logistics hub in the country, an Iranian intelligence installation and.. Firstpost - Published
Germany has revoked the licence of an Iranian airline because it has been transporting military equipment and personnel to Syria and other Middle East war zones, the foreign ministry said on Monday,.. Reuters India - Published
Germany has bowed to U.S. pressure to ban from its airspace an Iranian airline accused of ferrying weapons and advisers to help support President Bashar Al-Assad's forces in Syria's civil war. Reuters India - Published
The government suspects the airline, which has been on a United States sanctions list since 2011, is used for military purposes by Iran's Revolutionary Guards as well as for terrorist activities. IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Japanese refiners have loaded Iranian oil onto a tanker, resuming imports after halting purchases because of sanctions by the United States, a spokesman for a Japanese refinery and an Iranian official.. Reuters India - Published
The statement was issued hours after Israeli missile defenses intercepted an incoming missile over the Golan Heights in the wake of the airport raid. "We have started striking Iranian Quds targets in.. IndiaTimes - Published
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - An Iranian-American businessman who gave money to Democrats including former President Barack Obama should be released early from his 12-year prison term for a.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
By Jonathan Landay and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An American-born Iranian television anchor has been arrested as a material witness in an undisclosed U.S. federal investigation, according.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
US Federal law allows the government to arrest and detain a witness if it can prove that their testimony is material to a criminal proceeding and that it cannot guarantee their presence through a.. Zee News - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The United States is likely to extend waivers from sanctions on Iranian oil imports in May but will reduce the number of countries receiving them to placate top buyers China and India and to decrease.. Reuters India - Published
Marzieh Hashemi, who worked for the network's English-language service, was detained in St. Louis, where she had filmed a Black Lives Matter documentary after visiting relatives in the New Orleans.. Firstpost - Published