Progress reported at JCPOA talks

Iran and world powers have achieved some progress on strategies to revive the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear accords in Vienna. European-mediated indirect talks between the Islamic…

Gantz probes Netanyahu submarine deal

Israeli Alternate Premier and Defense Minister Benny Gantz has convened a ministerial inquiry into the so-called “Submarine Affair.” Case 3000, as it is known officially, involves allegations that several civilian…

Hezbollah denounces German ban

The Secretary General of Iran’s Lebanese-proxy Hezbollah, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah condemned Germany for its decision to designate his militant group a “terror organization.” In a televised address from one of…

P4+1 & Iran try to salvage JCPOA

Representatives of the P4+1 countries met in Vienna with Iran in last-ditch efforts to salvage the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear agreement. The P4+1 -- Russia, China,…

Germany expected to outlaw Hezbollah operation

The German government is expected to outlaw Lebanon’s Iranian-backed Hezbollah from operating on national soil. The German daily Der Spiegel reported that the decision could happen next week when cabinet…