Iran

Wreckage from the downed drone, thought to be a Hermes 900. Click to enlarge for a much more detailed image

Saudis Aided Israeli Drone Launch on Iran

The Israeli drone downed as it flew toward the Natanz nuclear enrichment facility in Iran was launched from a Saudi airbase, according to Jordanian security personnel

Hermes 900 UAV of the type believed to have been shot down over Iran. Click to enlarge

Downed Drone Was Israel’s Most Advanced

Iran has downed Israel’s most advanced surveillance drone, which was only officially due to enter service next year

Still of the wreckage of the drone shot down broadcast by Iranian TV Sunday. Click to enlarge

Iran releases pictures of downed Israeli ‘Hermes’ drone

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps confirm that the drone shot down was in fact an Israeli Hermes UAV. Includes video

Bahman Nassiri, 62, tries to get his message out. Click to enlarge

ISIS Rise Foretold by Exiled Iranian Freemason

Exactly a year ago, I posted the article below where filmmaker Bahman Nassiri predicted exactly what we have seen unfold in the last few weeks.

Still of the wreckage of the drone shot down broadcast by Iranian TV Sunday. Click to enlarge

Iran claims decoding intel from Israeli drone shot down by Revolutionary Guards

IRGC’s Public Relations Department says parts of the UAV remained intact and that Iranian scientists are “now analyzing the information of this plane”

IDF long-range surveillance Heron drone. Click to enlarge

‘Israeli Spy Drone Shot Down’ in Iran

Iran claims its forces shot down an Israeli spy drone near its nuclear facility in Natanz earlier Sunday

Iran To US: We’ll Help You Against ISIS If You Lift Nuclear Sanctions

“If we agree to do something in Iraq, the other side of the negotiations should do something in return,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday

Iran Speaks More Softly But Keeps Building Bigger Sticks

“Iran’s military strategy is defensive” and designed to “deter an attack, survive an initial strike, retaliate against an aggressor and force a diplomatic solution”, says a congressionally mandated Pentagon report

Iran to Unveil its Own ‘Iron Dome’ Style Defense System

Former Pentagon adviser warns that Iran is making “great strides” with its defence technology. “Every month that passes narrows the gap between a resurgent Iran and a stagnant West.”

Today Gaza, Tomorrow Iran?

While we agree that Israel would like to lay waste to Iran, as it just has to Gaza, we don’t believe it is strong enough to do so. It would need America to do the dirty work. But is the U.S. gullible enough to wage another war on Israel’s behalf?

Russia puzzles with deal/no deal with Iran on oil

Russia reportedly signed an agreement that would have made it the largest importer of Iranian oil, only to deny it had signed any such agreement

Mansoureh Karami, the wife of assassinated Iranian nuclear scientist Masoud Alimohammadi, shows the leather satchel, a bound PhD thesis and eyeglasses case used by her husband the day of his death in 2010. Click to enlarge

Covert war against Iran’s nuclear scientists: a widow remembers

The US and Israel haven’t assassinated any Iranian scientists recently but one widow still recalls the day her husband was murdered

Iranian Jewish MP Marreh Sedq. Click to enlarge

Iran’s lone Jewish MP compares Israel to Nazis over Gaza strikes

If there’s one thing Zionists hate it’s being compared to Nazis. If only because there’s an element of truth in the comparison

Iran’s Khamenei says U.S., Israel playing ‘good cop, bad cop’

“They make it seem like Israel wants to attack, but America is stopping it: the good cop, bad cop trick,” Khamenei told senior statesmen

Iran's new long range drone shown on Iranian TV. Click to enlarge

Iran’s Surveillance Drones Over Iraq Make U.S. Military Wary

Anthony Cordesman on why the U.S. military is growing concerned about Iranian drones over Iraq

Iranian pilot killed fighting in Iraq: state media

Although Iran didn’t reveal the exact circumstances, it is thought that he was killed while on operations against ISIS militant group targeting Shia shrines

Iran and Russia Send Sukhois to Iraq

Iran sends Su-25 fighters to bolster Iraq’s fight against ISIS terrorists,

Major General Qassim Suleimani (right), consults with another senior IRGC officer. Click to enlarge

Iran Secretly Sending Drones and Supplies Into Iraq, U.S. Officials Say

The West is playing a dangerous double-game in Iraq and it’s being assisted in what amounts to a double-cross by the corporate media

Iran Air Force Mig-29 over Tehran. Iraqi Air Force Mig-29s were among many Iraqi planes flown to Iran to escape destruction during the 1991 Persian Gulf War. Iran impounded the planes and pressed some into service in the Iranian Air Force in lieu reparations for Iraq's attacking Iran at the outset of the First Persian Gulf War 1980-1988. Click to enlarge

Iran returns military aircraft to Iraq after 20 years

The planes, which were flown to Iran at the outbreak of the Gulf War in 1991, have been held in lieu reparations for Iraq’s having triggered the First Persian Gulf War 1980-1988

Ted Cruz: Negotiating With Iran Poses National Security Risk

Texas senator says negotiating with Iran over the ongoing strife in Iraq poses a threat to America’s national security