Marizeh Hashemi, a TV anchor in Iran, was arrested Sunday in the U.S. and is testifying before a grand jury in Washington. This is the first time U.S. authorities have commented on her case. NPR - Published
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 $292 million bank fraud and moved to home.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
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..
Reuters reports a Boeing 707 military cargo plane crashed in bad weather on Monday west of the Iranian capital, killing 15 out of the 16 people on board. A flight engineer survived and was taken to the..
The Iranian army said 15 people were killed when a military cargo plane crashed about 15 kilometers west of Tehran on January 14.The plane was flying from Kyrgyzstan to Payam Airport but attempted in..
CNN reports, In a rare acknowledgment of Israeli operations in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the country's air force struck Syria over the weekend.
Speaking at Sunday's weekly Cabinet..
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called his Turkish counterpart Saturday to discuss Syria.
The conversation that comes at a time of increased tensions between the two NATO allies over the planned US..
According to CNN, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered a major speech outlining the Trump administration's Middle East policy on Thursday. His speech took aim at two of the Trump administration's..
An American-born Iranian television anchor has been arrested as a material witness in an undisclosed U.S. federal investigation, according to a federal court order granted on Friday. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on an Iranian TV anchor detained in the U.S. (all times local):2:37 p.m.The son of an Iranian television anchorwoman who has been jailed in the U.S. says his mother has.. New Zealand Herald - Published
In Tehran on Jan. 8 during a meeting with European envoys, Iranian officials abruptly stood up, walked out and slammed the door in an extraordinary break with protocol. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
WASHINGTON (AP) — The son of an American-born anchor for Iran's state television broadcaster says his mother will appear before a U.S. grand jury.Hossein Hashemi tells The Associated Press that his.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The United States is unlikely to entirely remove waivers for Iran sanctions it granted to eight large importers of the commodity in November, according to analysts, as quoted by Reuters. The countries.. OilPrice.com - Published
CALAIS, France (AP) — Border control officers patrolling the land, sea and air of northern France are combing beaches, dunes and the frigid, murky coastal waters in a bid to end a high-risk but.. Seattle Times - Published
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 •Reuters India
Reuters reports the latest opinions from various analysts, citing that the US could extend waivers from sanctions on Iranian oil imports in May. However, the number of countries receiving them are.. FXstreet.com - Published Also reported by •Reuters •Reuters India
Immediately after Donald Trump’s announcement of withdrawal of American troops from Syria on December 19, the Kurdish leadership reportedly threatened  to set free hundreds of Islamic State’s.. Eurasia Review - 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
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.. IndiaTimes - Published
France on Wednesday condemned a failed Iranian satellite launch that it said used technology applicable to long-range missiles and urged Tehran to stop all ballistic tests which are not in line with.. Reuters India - Published
Mohamed's first attempt to reach Britain's southern shores in December foundered because the outboard engine was not powerful enough to propel the boat carrying him and half a dozen other Iranian.. Reuters India - Published
A 50-year-old Afghan-German dual national who worked for the German military was detained on Tuesday on suspicion of passing data to an Iranian intelligence agency, Germany's federal prosecutor's.. Reuters India - Published
[Iran] Jan 15 (ANI): The European Union (EU) is risking the loss of an "important partner" in its fight against terrorism, stated former Iranian deputy Defence Minister Ali Reza Akbari in the wake Sify - Published
German authorities on Tuesday detained a 50-year old Afghan-German dual national who worked for the German military on suspicion of passing data to an Iranian intelligence agency, the federal.. Reuters India - Published
South Korea did not import crude oil from Iran in December, compared with 1.1 million tonnes imported a year ago, preliminary data from Korea Customs Service showed on Tuesday. The world's.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Iran said bodies of seven people who died in a cargo plane crash near the Iranian city of Karaj have been found, state TV reported, adding that search continued for others on board. Reuters India - Published
A Boeing 707 cargo plane with at least nine people on board crashed in bad weather on Monday west of the Iranian capital, the semi-official Fars news agency reported, adding that there was no immediate.. Reuters India - Published
The Iranian-aligned Houthi group threatened on Sunday to launch more drone attacks after a deadly strike last week on a Yemeni government military parade, stoking tension between the warring parties.. Reuters India - Published