U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iran

U.S. President Donald Trump has announced yet another set of sanctions on Iran, this time against Iran’s central bank; as part of Washington’s decision to ratchet up the already-crippling economic…

Houthis claim credit for Saudi oil attacks

Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthi rebels attacked two major Aramco oil plants in Saudi Arabia over the weekend, sparking major blazes and renewed prospects of a wider conflagration. The targets included the world’s largest…

Iran Issues Conflicting Statements on Nuclear Negotiations

Iranian leaders have once again made contradictory declarations over potential talks to deescalate tensions over nuclear development in the Islamic Republic. President Hassan Rouhani declared readiness for "just" negotiations on…

Attempted Iranian Seizure of UK Tanker Foiled

The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps is today denying accusations from the United Kingdom that Iranian ships tried to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf yesterday.  According to…

US to respond with force to any Iranian aggression

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani declared that now is not the time for negotiations, but rather the time for "resistance and steadfastness." During a meeting with the Islamic Republic's Council of…