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Iran Funds Homes in Gaza

Iran Funds Homes in Gaza

Hamas said Thursday it had allocated new homes funded by Iran in the Gaza Strip to former Palestinian prisoners who had been held in Israeli jails. The prisoners ministry said 26 apartments in a new building in southern Gaza Khan Younes had been given out in a lottery between 125 former Palestini

German Diplomat Warns Iran from Repercussions of its Espionage

German Diplomat Warns Iran from Repercussions of its Espionage

Iran is harming Europe's efforts to preserve the 2015 Iran nuclear accord with actions such as the case of suspected espionage involving a member of the German military, veteran German diplomat Wolfgang Ischinger said on Thursday. But Ischinger, chairman of the Munich Security Conference, warned

Int’l Crisis Group: Iraq Likely Theater of US-Iran Tension

The International Crisis Group (ICG) has warned that Iraq could turn into the main battlefield of confrontation between the United States and Iran. Iraq could bear the brunt if conflict intensifies between Tehran and Washington, the think-tank said in a study released Wednesday.

Iran Cargo Plane Crashes Near Residential Neighborhood

Iran Cargo Plane Crashes Near Residential Neighborhood

An Iranian Boeing 707 cargo plane coming from Kyrgyzstan crashed on Monday while trying to land west of Iran's capital, state media reported, with an emergency official saying only one person of the 16 on board was known to have survived. Fire immediately engulfed the aircraft after it skidded of

Iran Intends to Enrich Uranium Amid Warnings Against Violating Res. 2231

Iran Intends to Enrich Uranium Amid Warnings Against Violating Res. 2231

Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Chief Ali Akbar Salehi has announced steps to enrich uranium by 20 percent in a new challenge to the nuclear deal.

US Sanctions Weigh Heavily on Zarif Visit to Baghdad

US Sanctions Weigh Heavily on Zarif Visit to Baghdad

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif arrived in Baghdad on Sunday on an official visit to Iraq. Zarif and the accompanying political and economic delegation were welcomed at the airport by his counterpart Mohammed Ali al-Hakim. This marks the first visit by the Iranian official to nei

India’s Iranian Oil Imports Fell By 41 Percent in December under US Pressure

India’s Iranian Oil Imports Fell By 41 Percent in December under US Pressure

India’s oil imports from Iran fell by 41 percent in December to 302,000 barrels per day oil (bpd), ship tracking data reviewed by Reuters showed, as pressure from US sanctions took effect. The US introduced tough sanctions aimed at crippling Iran’s oil revenue-dependent economy in November but ga

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