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  1. Israel Claims Iran Is Building A Missile Factory In Syria, Builds Excuses For Strike Against Assad

    Activist Post – by Brandon Turbeville The Israeli government is at it again. The Zionist settler state is currently laying the groundworkfor a justification of military aggression against Syria over flimsy claims that Iran is building a scud missile factory in … Continue reading → The post Israel Claims Iran Is Building A Missile Factory In Syria, Builds Excuses For Strike Against Assad appeared first on From the Trenches World …
  2. Saudi Arabia engages Iraq at Iran's dismay

    Al-monitor.com - Middle Easte 08.18 / 19:35 al-monitor.com
    Iraq's rapprochement with Arab Sunni countries including Saudi Arabia is putting increased pressure on…
  3. Iran Takes More Ground in Afghanistan as US Diminishes Presence

    The Afghan Taliban and the Iranian regime were once hostile enemies. However, this all changed after the US took action after the 9/11 terrorist attack and the enemies started to cooperate.  This is similar to the situation in Iraq in 2003 – Iran did not mind the US invasion, but it proceeded to drain its resources once the US succeeded in toppling Saddam Hussein’s regime. This is when Iran effectively took control. Iraq was handed to Iran on a plat…
  4. Former Sen. Mark Kirk to appear at Iran nuclear deal forum in NYC

    Until now, Kirk has kept a relatively low profile since his November defeat by Sen. Tammy Duckworth…
  5. Iran-LatAm joint work group to broaden bilateral ties

    En.mehrnews.com - Latin America 08.18 / 16:10 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani announced the formation of Iran-Latin America joint work group which will pave the way for developing c…
  6. Karroubi ends hunger strike but Iran still won’t give him a trial

    Totaluae.com - Business 08.18 / 14:28 totaluae.com
    Decision to end strike comes after regime agrees to remove intelligence agents from his home (FILES) This file photo taken on June 12, 2009 shows Iranian presidential candidate Mehdi Karroubi casting his ballot at a polling station in Tehran. Iranian opposition leader Mehdi Karroubi, under house arrest for the past six years, was hospitalised on August 17, 2017 after going on hunger strike to demand a trial, his family told local media. / AFP / AFP FILES / ATTA KENARE Tehran: Iranian…
  7. Haley to press IAEA on Iran deal compliance

    Al-monitor.com - Middle Easte 08.18 / 14:24 al-monitor.com
    The US ambassador to the United Nations and rising Republican star has been sharply critical of…
  8. Iran holds Quranic meeting in Pakistan

    Irna.ir - Politics 08.18 / 14:23 irna.ir
    Islamabad, Aug 18, IRNA – Cultural center of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Pakistan’s Rawalpindi hosted recently a Holy Quran reciting ses…
  9. Growing Consensus in US Congress to Reach out to Iran Opposition

    Ncr-iran.org - World 08.18 / 14:05 ncr-iran.org
    The Iranian opposition is gaining momentum due to a growing consensus in the US Congress over the necessity for regime change in Iran, argues Dr. Majid Rafizadeh, a Harvard-educated, Iranian-American political scientist and president of the International American Council. A senior delegation of US senators went to Albania’s capital Tirana this week to meet Maryam Rajavi, who heads the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), a political coalition calling for regime change in Iran a…
  10. Iran: Propaganda Against PMOI/MEK, Focusing on the 1980s

    Ncr-iran.org - Iran 08.18 / 13:04 ncr-iran.org
    NCRI - In response to the widespread justice-seeking campaign for the 1988 massacre and the slogan of no to executioner, no to imposter (no to Ibrahim Raisi and no to Hassan Rouhani), the Iranian regime’s Council for Coordinating Propaganda announced that the propaganda against the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) centered around the eighties is at the top of its age…
  11. Iran condemns Barcelona attack, says ready for coop. against terrorism

    En.mehrnews.com - Politics 08.18 / 12:56 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Aug. 18 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has condemned Thursday's terrorist attack in Spain’s Barcelona, where at least 13 people were killed and over 100 others were inj…
  12. Iran urges US to be realistic about nuclear deal

    En.mehrnews.com - Politics 08.18 / 12:56 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Iranian FM spokesman has dismissed the anti-Tehran remarks made by his American counterpart Heather Nauert, advising the US administration to be realistic about Iran’s role in the Middle East and the multilateral nuclear dea…
  13. Iran ready to reconstruct Syria: Trade official

    Irna.ir - Finance 08.18 / 12:49 irna.ir
    Tehran, Aug 18, IRNA – Iran is ready to help Syria launch its reconstruction and developmental projects, an Iranian trade official said on F…
  14. Iran ready for swapping 0.5 m barrels of oil a day: Official

    Irna.ir - Finance 08.18 / 12:12 irna.ir
    Tehran, Aug 18, IRNA – Iran is ready to transfer 500,000 barrels of oil from the Caspian Sea countries per day in the form of swap deals, an official in Iran's oil sector s…
  15. Iran attending Silk Road health conference

    Irna.ir - Politics 08.18 / 11:23 irna.ir
    Beijin, Aug 18, IRNA – Iran is participating in Belt and Road High Level Meeting for Health Cooperation in China's capital c…
  16. Iran stages first regulated drag race in Anzali Free Trade Zone

    Presstv.com - Media 08.18 / 10:25 presstv.com
    Iran's Gilan Tourism and Racing Association stages the country’s first regulated car drag r…
  17. Iran Opposition Leader Hospitalized After Going on Hunger Strike

    Breitbart.com - Politics 08.18 / 09:55 breitbart.com
    TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian opposition leader Mehdi Karroubi, under house arrest for the past six years, was hospitalized Thursday after going on hunger strike a day earlier to demand a trial date, his family told local m…
  18. Pakistan eager to expand cultural ties with Iran: minister

    Irna.ir - Politics 08.18 / 09:22 irna.ir
    Islamabad, Aug 18, IRNA – Pakistan Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb said her country highly values its friendly relations with Iran and is eager to deepen cultural cooperation between the two n…
  19. Iran reform leader Karroubi ends hunger strike

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Iran 08.18 / 08:55 yourmiddleeast.com
    Iranian opposition leader Mehdi Karroubi, under house arrest for six years, ended his hunger strike late Thursday after the government agreed to remove intelligence agents from his home.However, his demand to face trial -- he has never been charged since being placed under house arrest in 2011 -- appears no closer to being…
  20. Deterrence Iran's top priority: Nominee for defense minister

    Irna.ir - Politics 08.18 / 08:37 irna.ir
    Tehran, Aug 18, IRNA – The nominee for defense minister of Iran's new cabinet reiterated on Friday that boosting Iran's deterrence, including the missile program, is his top priority, as 'the enemies have spared no effort to neutralize Iran's missile p…