Iran

Exclusive: Iran warns West that pragmatist Rouhani at risk from talks failure

Western officials admitted that the warning may be just a negotiating ploy, but acknowledged that Rouhani’s authority at home would be heavily damaged by the failure of talks

Iran’s president accuses nuclear powers of hypocrisy

Referring to the Zionist state, which is known to possess nuclear weapons although it hasn’t acknowledged them, President Rouhani asked if that had brought peace?

US Intelligence Chief James Clapper: Iran Can Now Build Nukes

Clapper says that Iran is technically capable of building a nuclear weapon, not that it is. There’s a difference and as the Ayatollah Khomeni has denounced them he’s unlikely to give his approval to build them

Kurds Complain of U.S. Weapons Shortages, Turn to Iran For Munitions

The Kurds are receiving shipments of Iranian arms, while lamenting the slow delivery of Western supplies

Argentinian prosecutor drafted arrest warrant for president before he died

Argentinian prosecutor drafted arrest warrant for president before he died

Warrant was allegedly discovered in Nisman’s trash after he had been found dead. Meaning it could easily have been planted

Iran's satellite launch on Monday.

Experts: Iran Now a Nuclear-Ready State, Missiles Capable of Hitting US

Or how Newsmax is using outright disinformation to foment fear and alarm

Britons dislike Israel more than Iran

But North Korea beats them both as most maligned nation

Iran Successfully Launches Satellite into Space

Recently Newsmax claimed that Iran “had ballistic missiles that pose a threat to the U.S.” It’s now clear that the supposed threat were preparations for today’s space launch

Dermer: Netanyahu’s D.C. visit only to talk about Iran

In clinical terms the Israeli prime minister’s constant concern over Iran might be seen as symptomatic of obsessive paranoia

CIA tried to give Iraq nuclear plans, just like Iran

CIA tried to give Iraq nuclear plans, just like Iran

Evidence emerges that the CIA once proposed to give slightly flawed nuclear plans to both Iraq and Iran. David Swanson explains

Iran holds ‘counter-sabotage’ drills at enrichment plant

Iran reportedly conducted drills at Fordo underground uranium enrichment facility on Friday to train staff how to react to a military strike

Critics Say New Iran Sanctions Could Kill Negotiations, Lead to War

Thomas Hedges speaks to Jamal Abdi from the Nation Iranian-American Council who says that failed talks could lead to armed conflict

Would a U.S. Strike Against Iran Actually Work?

James Fallows explains why neither Israel nor the U.S. are able to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons. If indeed it has a nuclear weapons program and that’s debateable

Netanyahu tries to convince U.N delegates of the nuclear threat posed by Iran in 2012

Neocons Dig in to Bomb-Bomb Iran

Veteran CIA analyst on how U.S. neocons are seeking help from Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to reopen the path to bomb-bomb-bomb Iran

Iran to hold new Holocaust Cartoon Competition

Iran to hold new Holocaust Cartoon Competition

Guaranteed to win Iran even more friends in Tel Aviv

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

Iran: US Driven Shiite-Sunni War in Mideast Backfired

Pointed comments by Iraq’s prime minister at the World Economic Forum at Davos, where he contrasted U.S. help to fight ISIS with the assistance provided by Iran

Majlis weighing enrichment motion if US imposes new sanctions

Iranian parliament considers motion to step up uranium enrichment if new sanctions are imposed

US, Iran in bilateral meeting in Davos: official

Top level bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the Davos summit

Iran vows to attack Israel from West Bank

Deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned Saturday that that a new front may open against Israel following the death of an Iranian general in an Israeli air strike

Satellite photos taken of what was claimed is an Iranian ballistic missile capable of delivering a warhead “far beyond Europe,” on a launch pad at a site close to Tehran. Click to enlarge

Report: Iran Has Ballistic Missile That Poses Threat to United States

Satellite photos taken of what is claimed is an Iranian ballistic missile capable of delivering a warhead “far beyond Europe,” on a launch pad at a site close to Tehran