Iran: “The US is determined to leave the nuclear deal”

Iranian deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi accused “the United States (of being) determined to leave the nuclear deal,” claiming the sacking of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was made “with that goal in mind.” The allegation by Tehran’s deputy Foreign Minister was further echoed by other Iranian officials, whom accused former CIA director Mike … Read more

PM Netanyahu warns of regional implications of Iran nuclear deal

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned of the regional implications of the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, in which countries in the Middle East have asserted their legitimate right to enrich uranium. During his weekly cabinet meeting, Netanyahu reiterated Jerusalem’s position in which the only way to prevent the nuclearization of the Middle East, is … Read more

PM Netanyahu calls to fix nuclear deal with Iran

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu concluded his five-days visit to the United States, where the Israeli leader has once again championed calls to limit the threats emanating from the Islamic Republic of Iran. During his trip, Netanyahu time and again called on the international community to amend the nuclear agreement that sought to limit Tehran’s nuclear … Read more

Washington to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal unless amended

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence declared on behalf of President Donald Trump, in an address to the annual conference of AIPAC, that the alliance between America and Israel has never been stronger. He said, “Thanks to the President’s leadership the alliance between America and Israel has never been stronger, the friendship between our peoples has … Read more

Syria: Israel determines not to permit Iranian entrenchment

Security officials have yet again stressed that Israel was determined not to permit any entrenchment of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard in Syria. Security officials told TV7 this morning in response to an Iranian statement – in which it denied that it had built a missile base in Syria – that Iran was trying to create … Read more

French FM accuse Iran of acquiring ballistic missile capacity

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian stressed that Iran’s ballistic missile ambitions were very worrying and ran counter to U.N. Security Council resolution 2231, which called on the Islamic Republic not to undertake any activity related to ballistic missiles designed to be capable of delivering nuclear weapons, including launches using such ballistic missile technology. The … Read more

Yemen: Russia vetoes anti-Iran UN resolution

Russia has vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have called out Iran for failing to prevent its weapons from falling into the hands of Houthi militants in Yemen’s civil war. Instead, the 15-member Council unanimously adopted a rival, Russian-proposed resolution that did not mention Iran and that extended a targeted sanctions regime related … Read more

Iranian companies bypass US sanctions via Turkish front companies

Iran’s Mahan Airline, which is under U.S. sanctions for allegedly providing services for the Islamic Republic’s Revolutionary Guards in transporting weapons and fighters into Syria, has according to American federal investigators “repeatedly bought U.S.-made jet engines and parts, through Turkish front companies, over the past several years.” The investigators revealed that the shell companies bought … Read more