Iran Foreign Minister Visit Restrictions Are Justified
16 Jul 2019

Iran Foreign Minister Visit Restrictions Are Justified

Zarif arrived in New York on Sunday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo signed off on the visit amid heightened tensions between the two countries. But Zarif is only allowed to travel between the United Nations, the Iranian U.N. mission, the Iranian U.N. ambassador’s residence and New York’s John

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Terrorist Iran Strikes Again By Arresting French Citizen
16 Jul 2019

Terrorist Iran Strikes Again By Arresting French Citizen

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday demanded an explanation from Iran after the arrest last month of Franco-Iranian dual national Fariba Adelkhah. Terrorist Iran strikes again. The incident complicates Paris’ efforts to defuse tensions in the region. Iran arrested Adelkhah, an academic researcher, in June. The IRGC accused her of

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Britain Could Release Iranian Oil Tanker
14 Jul 2019

Britain Could Release Iranian Oil Tanker

Britain’s top diplomat said late Saturday that Britain will facilitate the release of a seized Iranian tanker if Iran can provide guarantees the vessel would not breach European sanctions on oil shipments to Syria. IRANIAN PIRACY The comments by Jeremy Hunt could help de-escalate tensions that have spiked in recent

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US Sanctions Targeting Two Hezbollah Lawmakers
11 Jul 2019

US Sanctions Targeting Two Hezbollah Lawmakers

Pro-Hezbollah Lebanon’s president and parliament speaker decried on Wednesday new US sanctions targeting two Hezbollah lawmakers. The country’s top leaders, who are Hezbollah sympathizers, were reacting a day after the U.S. Treasury Department said it is targeting two Hezbollah lawmakers and a security official suspected of using their positions to

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Aoun is Acting Like Little Khamenei
05 Jul 2019

Aoun is Acting Like Little Khamenei

Human Rights Watch on Friday condemned Lebanon’s order for Syrian refugees to demolish their hard shelters. HRW called them as tantamount to “illegitimate pressure” on refugees to return to their war-torn country. Behind this pressure is the pro Hezbollah Michel Aoun, the President of Lebanon. Aoun is acting like little

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Iran Is Behind the Demolition of Syrian Refugees Homes
02 Jul 2019

Iran Is Behind the Demolition of Syrian Refugees Homes

On Monday, Lebanese military units destroyed at least 20 refugee homes as a group of international aid agencies warned that more demolitions would follow. Thousands of people, including children, are affected. Iran is behind the demolition of Syrian refugees homes. The army did not immediately comment on the aid agencies’

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