The family members of three Americans held captive in Iran testified before a congressional subcommittee on Thursday, asking President Trump and U.S. lawmakers to do more to free their loved ones from behind bars in the Islamic Republic.
A prominent Iranian human rights lawyer has been convicted and faces years in prison after defending protesters against the Islamic RepublicÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s mandatory headscarves for women.
Iran on Saturday claimed it had successfully tested a new cruise missile with an 800-mile range during celebrations that marked the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
The Islamic Republic of Iran executed a man in January for an alleged violation of the country’s anti-gay law, a shocking capital punishment meted out as European countries implement a financial mechanism to evade U.S. sanctions against the mullah re…
A U.S. Navy veteran jailed in Iran since July is being held on a Å“private complaint, an Iranian news agency reported Friday
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday warned Iran over plans to launch rockets into space, saying the move would violate the U.N. resolution that enshrined the Obama-era nuclear deal — the latest push by the U.S. to draw international attention t… Continue reading →
The website of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard is reporting that a general who fought in Syria and Iraq has allegedly accidentally killed himself while cleaning a gun. Continue reading →
An Iran-linked hacking group named Charming Kitten reportedly tried to break into the private emails of more than a dozen U.S. officials and nuclear scientists during the last month in retaliation for the Trump administration’s decision to re-impose sa… Continue reading →
The family of former FBI agent Robert Levinson and the relatives of nearly a half dozen others held captive in Iran say they “shall remain quiet no longer” about demands for world governments to help secure the release of those hopelessly detained in t… Continue reading →
The Trump administration on Saturday accused Iran of test-firing a medium-range ballistic missile, with the capability to strike parts of Europe and the Middle East — a move the U.S. says is in violation of a U.N. Security Council resolution. Continue reading →
A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck western Iran near its border with Iraq on Sunday night, the same area where another temblor last year killed over 600 people. Initial reports said the temblor injured at least 70 people. Continue reading →
Federal authorities announced a $3 million reward for helping in capture an Iranian man accused of procuring technology from a Minnesota company later used to make roadside bombs targeting U.S. military forces in Iraq. Continue reading →
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday called on Muslims to unite against the United States, as the country grapples with sanctions reimposed by the Trump administration. Continue reading →
As the United States completes its withdrawal from the Iran nuclear agreement, security analysts warn of more frequent and dangerous cyberattacks from Iran. Continue reading →
Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, a notorious anti-Semite who recently compared Jewish to termites and led a “Death to America” chant, warned President Trump on Thursday not to pull “the trigger of war in the Middle East at the insistence of Isra… Continue reading →
The Trump administration said it has taken its final steps to remove the United States from the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement. Continue reading →
As the full slate of US-imposed sanctions on Iran kicks back into effect on Monday – as a consequence of the Trump administration pulling out of the Iran Nuclear Deal in May – civil unrest is expected to only deepen across the economically embattled na… Continue reading →
Iran remained defiant Monday as the re-imposition of sanctions took hold in the Islamic Republic. Continue reading →
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday defended the White House’s move last week to reimpose sanctions against Iran amid criticism from some conservatives that the action does not go far enough to cripple the country’s economy. Continue reading →