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Iran Rejects US Sanctions on IRGC’s Basij

Iran Rejects US Sanctions on IRGC’s Basij

Iran rejected the newly imposed US sanctions on the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps' Basij forces and a "wide financial network", describing the act as a “blind vindictiveness”. “America's new sanctions are a clear insult to international and legal mechanisms and a result of the American gover

UN’s Special Rapporteur in Iran Calls for ‘Transparent’ Probe into Death of Protesters

UN’s Special Rapporteur in Iran Calls for ‘Transparent’ Probe into Death of Protesters

UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran Javaid Rehman urged Iranian authorities to hold an independent and transparent investigation into the reported deaths in custody and other incidents leading to alleged violations of rights that took place during and after the protests of

Iran Says it has Killed Mastermind behind Ahwaz Attack

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said on Tuesday they had killed the “mastermind” behind an attack on a military parade in the Iranian city of Ahwaz last month which left 25 people dead, nearly half of them members of the Guards. The Guards said in a statement published on state media that their force

US: Iran Could Use Fraud to Evade Sanctions

US: Iran Could Use Fraud to Evade Sanctions

The United States has warned the world’s banks that Iran might try to use “deceptive practices” to soften the effect of sanctions, weeks before Washington is set to reimpose further measures against Tehran. “This advisory lays out in great detail the extent to which the Iranian regime uses decept

Khamenei Demands Urgent Solutions for ‘Economic Setbacks’

Khamenei Demands Urgent Solutions for ‘Economic Setbacks’

Racing the sands of time, Tehran is working hard to mitigate economic and social fallout expected after the second wave of US sanctions hits Iran.

Iran Announces Cutting off Iraq's Water Supply

Iran Announces Cutting off Iraq's Water Supply

Head of Supreme Commission of Agricultural Societies in Iraq Haider al-Abadi denied the access of large quantities of water from Iran to Iraq for nearly three years now. Abbadi said he was surprised from the circulated news about Iran cutting water supplies to Iraq, which Tehran's Deputy Ambassad

Quds Force Official Demands Scrapping Draft Law to Block Terror Financing in Iran

Quds Force Official Demands Scrapping Draft Law to Block Terror Financing in Iran

The Iranian Revolutionary Guard expressed its reservations over a draft law passed by the Iranian parliament over the country's joining of the international Terrorist Financing Convention treaty.

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