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Conservative Deputy Leader Melissa Lantsman said her party supports calls for regime change in Iran following protests that have rocked the country in recent weeks since the death of Mahsa Amini. During a roundtable of MPs on CBC broadcasts power and politicshost Vassy Kapelos asked Lantsman if his party supports calls for regime change. “Yeah, …

Welcome to The Times of Israel’s Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what’s happening in Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish world, Sunday through Thursday. Joining host Amanda Borschel-Dan are military correspondent Emanuel Fabian and diplomatic correspondent Lazar Berman. During our Wednesday morning taping, the IDF entered Jenin for a military raid in …

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani said on Tuesday that the Islamic Republic of Iran expresses its sympathy to the government, people and military of Pakistan, especially the families of those killed in a recent army helicopter crash. On Monday, a helicopter belonging to the Pakistan Air Force crashed while on a night mission in …

HOUSTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Tankers carrying around 1.22 million barrels of Iranian crude and 2 million barrels of condensate are expected to be unloaded at the Jose terminal in Venezuela in the coming days, according to a document from the state oil company. PDVSA. Venezuela depends on Iran for much of the diluents that …

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Calls for a strike by teachers and students Iran says it will respond to US action Germany summons Iranian ambassador DUBAI, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Iran faced fresh international criticism on Monday over the death of a woman in police custody that sparked protests across the …

America and its allies will act “decisively” if Russia uses a tactical nuclear weapon in Ukraine, US national security adviser Jake Sullivan said on Sunday, reaffirming Joe Biden’s White House’s previous response to growing concerns that Vladimir Putin’s threats are more likely to be realized. “We have communicated directly, privately and at very high levels …

More than 730 people have been arrested across Russia in the latest protests against the country’s mobilization decree, a rights group said, three days after President Vladimir Putin ordered the country’s first military draft since World War II. Independent protest monitoring group OVD-Info said it was aware of detentions in 32 cities, from St Petersburg …

A prominent Sunni cleric in Iran, sometimes critical of the government, implicitly confirmed reports of the rape of a 15-year-old girl by a police commander. Molavi Abdolhamid, the religious leader of Iran’s predominantly Sunni Baloch population living in the southeastern province of Sistan-Balochistan, referred to the incident during his Friday sermon, describing it as “the …

Strong points Elon Musk’s Starlink service will be activated for free Internet access in Iran. Protests continue in Iran after the death of a 22-year-old woman in police custody. Guidelines released to increase Internet services for Iranians despite US sanctions on Iran. Washington. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said he would activate the company’s satellite internet …

Vehicles drive past billboards, including signs displaying pro-Russian slogans, on a street during the Russian-Ukrainian conflict in Luhansk, Ukraine, September 20. (Alexander Ermoshenko/Reuters) Ukrainian officials say residents of Russian-occupied areas ignore referendums held by Kremlin-backed local authorities, but they have acknowledged that in some cases residents are coerced into voting. The referendums, called Tuesday in …

Revolutionary Guards issue warning of unrest Reports on security forces attacked Kurdish woman dies after being detained by vice squad The Iranian government has promised an investigation into his death NEW YORK/DUBAI, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said on Thursday “acts of chaos” were not acceptable, in a warning to protesters who …

About 40 minutes after the interview was scheduled to start and Raisi was late, an aide told Amanpour that the president had suggested he wear a headscarf. Amanpour said she “politely declined”. Amanpour, who grew up in Iran’s capital Tehran and is fluent in Farsi, said she wears a head scarf when reporting in Iran …

Ukraine has asked Israel to share intelligence on any support Iran provides to the Russian military in the war, senior Israeli officials told Axios. Driving the news: In recent days, Russia has attacked several Ukrainian military positions with “kamikaze drones” which the Ukrainian military said were repainted Iranian Shahed-136 drones. The United States and Ukraine …

NEW YORK (Reuters)—Donald Asset and his adult children were sued on Wednesday for fraud by the New York state attorney general, who has been conducting a civil investigation into the former US president’s business practices for more than three years, according to court records. The lawsuit, filed in New York state court in Manhattan, charged …

Most scholarly commentary on the treatment of women in Islam is inconclusive. Those who are not believers are baffled by the many contradictions and implications, but are generally expected to mind their own business. Yet, from time to time, one can see what those who receive consider their rights. And how it can come from …

Security forces cracked down on protesters demonstrating across Iran following the death of a young woman in the custody of its so-called vice squad, which reportedly left five people dead. The death of Mahsa Amini, 22, a Kurdish woman from western Iran, during a visit to the capital last week sparked outrage over the government’s …

The alleged supply of military equipment by North Korea and Iran to US-sanctioned Russian companies constitutes a violation of sanctions, the Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes at the US Department said on Tuesday. of the Treasury, Elizabeth Rosenberg. WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News/Sputnik – September 20, 2022) North Korea and Iran’s alleged supply of …

On Friday, the US Department of Education named its national schools Blue Ribbon 2022 and a local district earned the grade. New Hartford Senior High School is one of 297 schools across the country and one of only 20 in New York State to receive Blue Ribbon status, according to the U.S. Department of Education. …

TEHRAN: Iranian police on Monday called Mahsa Amini’s death an “unfortunate incident” which they do not want to see happen again, the semi-official Fars news agency reported.Amini was a 22-year-old woman who fell into a coma and died after she was arrested in Tehran by vice police last week, sparking protests across the country by …

Compared to its relatively low-key past, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Heads of State Council Summit in Samarkand was held in the crosshairs of international attention. In addition to new SCO agreements on regional engagement, talks among the eight members, including four Central Asian states (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan), focused on Iran’s enthronement in …

MAYVILLE — For security reasons, the district attorney prosecuting the case against the man accused of stabbing author Salman Rushdie is trying to get a restraining order to conceal the identities of witnesses during the pretrial process At the trial. The defense is asking to see evidence as soon as possible to determine why a …

Cairo – Arab media reports that an Israeli airstrike on an arms depot near Damascus airport left a number of Syrian government soldiers and pro-Iranian militia fighters dead. Syrian television reported that government anti-aircraft missiles responded to Israeli airstrikes that took place early Saturday morning in the Damascus airport area. This is the latest Israeli …

BEIRUT – An Israeli strike on Damascus International Airport and nearby military posts south of the Syrian capital has killed five soldiers, state media reported on Saturday. State news agency SANA, citing an unnamed military official, said the strikes took place after midnight on Friday, also causing “material losses”. He added that some of the …

Chinese President Xi Jinping had familiar words for his Uzbek counterpart, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, who was waiting for him at Samarkand airport in central Uzbekistan on Wednesday. “There is nothing better than living in friendship,” Xi said upon arrival, quoting medieval poet Alisher Navoi, whose works are deeply revered in Uzbekistan. Mirziyoyev seemed to appreciate the …

Samarkand, September 16: Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to meet Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on Friday at the SCO summit in Samarkand. Following the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to meet Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, Chinese state media reported. The 22nd Summit of the Council of Heads …

A group of Iranian dissidents and former hostages are set to sue the hardline regime’s president, Ebrahim Raisi, in a landmark case in federal court alleging torture and other human rights crimes. The case will be closed before Raisi travels to the United States to attend the annual UN proceedings in New York, according to …

Lawyers representing the families who lost loved ones in the downing of Flight PS752 said they filed a brief on Wednesday calling on the International Criminal Court to investigate the case as a possible war crime or crime against humanity. Families say it’s taking too long in Canada to get justice and are taking matters …

According to the Justice Department, several of these victims paid ransoms to Ahmadi, Khatibi and Nickaein following ransomware attacks they carried out. The Iranian individuals are still at large and believed to be in Iran, according to the Justice Ministry official, who also pointed out that while the individuals did not carry out attacks on …

Russian propagandists accidentally published, then deleted, an article declaring victory Russian state media accidentally published and then quickly deleted an article claiming victory in Ukraine and declaring the start of a “new era”, just two days after the invasion of the Kremlin in late February, The Atlantic said in a Monday report. report. The incident …

A July cyberattack that was attributed to Iran prompted Albania to sever all diplomatic ties with that country, setting what the White House National Security Council calls a “troubling precedent for cyberspace.” It is the first time that a country has severed diplomatic relations due to a cyberattack. The July 15 incident damaged critical infrastructure …

The country’s media claimed Queen’s death had inflated a wave of anti-monarchist sentiment around the world.Queen Elizabeth II waves from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during the Platinum Jubilee pageant on June 05, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)From: Pramod Thomas Iranian state publications and TV channels called the queen a war …

International atomic watchers met on Monday to discuss a standoff with Iran that has dragged on efforts to revive a landmark deal to cut the country’s nuclear program deeper into disarray. The International Atomic Energy Agency’s investigation into Iran’s past nuclear activities has taken center stage in talks to resuscitate the 2015 deal, the success …

Mossad chief David Barnea said Monday that his agency had foiled dozens of Iranian terror attacks targeting Israeli businessmen, tourists and diplomats. Barnea spoke at a lecture on terrorism at Reichman University and said the nuclear deal as it stands is based on Iranian lies. “Tehran is seeking nuclear weapons that will endanger our existence …

Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid arrived in Germany on Sunday as part of a campaign to persuade Western powers to end efforts to revive a nuclear deal with Iran. Lapid is due to meet German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock on Monday. On Saturday, Germany, France and the United …

Madhya Pradesh Minister of Forestry, Kunwar Vijay Shah, is on a study trip to South Africa with some senior forestry officials. Sources said the minister’s visit is linked to the much-talked-about relocation of cheetahs from South Africa to Kuno Palpur Sanctuary located in Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh. Earlier, Madhya Pradesh wildlife officials had assumed …

Published on: 09/10/2022 – 09:04Amended: 09/10/2022 – 09:02 Tehran (AFP) – Tehran has avoided any official comment on Queen Elizabeth II’s death, but some Iranians have expressed outright hostility, accusing Britain of supporting the late shah’s regime. Unlike many countries with full coverage, the Islamic Republic’s state television reported the bare minimum Thursday on the …

CNN — Efforts to revive the Iran nuclear deal have again hit a snag as US officials accuse Tehran’s latest response of signaling it is not ready to return to a deal in the immediate future as it does not failed to cooperate in an investigation of traces of undeclared nuclear material. . The United …

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TIRANA, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Albania on Wednesday severed diplomatic ties with Iran and expelled its diplomats after a cyberattack in July it blamed on the Islamic Republic, a move backed by Washington as it s pledged to take action in response to the attack on …

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy, or IRGCN, has unveiled a new catamaran missile corvette which is the first ship in the Iranian Navy equipped with Vertical Launch System (VLS) airframes. It’s the second catamaran-style vessel of significant size to join the IRGCN fleet, but the service says this latest addition is packed with firepower, …

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The US military said on Monday it flew a pair of nuclear-capable B-52 long-range bombers over the Middle East in a show of force, the latest such mission in the region amid tensions remain high between Washington and Tehran. The bombers took off from the Royal Air Force base in …

The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) is considering buying Russian Su-35 Flanker-E fighter jets, according to its commander, Brigadier General Hamid Vahedi. It would be Iran’s largest acquisition of fighter jets in more than 30 years if allowed. “The issue is on the agenda and we hope to be able to get these …

Shaked says it’s time someone replaced Netanyahu as right-wing leader Ayelet Shaked says “it’s time” for another politician to succeed former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as leader of the right. “The time has come to replace Netanyahu as the leader of the right,” the leader of the Zionist Spirit party told the Israel Bar Association …

Viking Mississippi docked in St. Paul, Minnesota (Michelle/Twitter) Posted on September 4, 2022 at 4:10 p.m. by The Maritime Executive Viking launched its new Mississippi cruise operation, its first in the United States, on Saturday, September 3, after seven years of planning. The new river cruise ship viking mississippi embarked its first passengers at Lambert’s …

Saudi Arabia has donated $3.5 million to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the Saudi Press Agency reported on Sunday. For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or through the app. The majority ($2.5 million) will go to the IAEA’s initiative to help modernize its laboratories in Seibersdorf, Austria. The funding will …

Will the security agreement with Israel jeopardize Japan’s impartial image in the Middle East? DUBAI: Yasukazu Hamada, Japanese Minister of Defense, met his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Gantz in Tokyo on August 30 as part of an ongoing effort to strengthen defense cooperation between the two countries, particularly in the field of equipment and military technology. …

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 3 (Reuters) – Iran has equipped 51 of its towns and villages with civil defense systems to thwart any possible foreign attack, a senior defense official said on Saturday, amid escalating tensions with Israel and United States. Civil defense equipment allows Iran’s armed forces to …

Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that a jury had returned a guilty verdict against DJONIBEK RAHMANKULOV for conspiracy to launder money, bank fraud and conspiracy to operate a unlicensed money transfer business. RAHMANKULOV is scheduled to be sentenced on January 5, 2023 by U.S. District Judge …

Iran sent a written response early Friday in talks on a final draft roadmap for the parties to return to its tattered nuclear deal with world powers, though the United States questioned the offer from Tehran. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani said in a statement that “the text sent has a constructive approach with …

Immediately after British-American writer Salman Rushdie was stabbed in New York on August 12, a decades-old fatwa delivered by the founder of Iran’s Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, became the buzzword. as the prima facie cause of the attack. The 24-year-old attacker did not cite the fatwa as the reason for the knife attack, only …

BEIRUT (AP) — Forty years after Hezbollah was founded at the height of Israel’s 1982 invasion of Lebanon, the group has grown from a motley organization into the largest and most heavily armed militant group in the Middle East. . The Iranian-armed and funded Hezbollah, which has celebrated the anniversary with ceremonies in its strongholds …