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Kanaani points to the important role of the martyr commander of the IRGC’s Al-Quds Force, General Qassem Soleimani, in his fight against terrorism. Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani (Tehran time) At his weekly press conference in Tehran, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani criticized Western countries, including Canada, for provocative moves that have contributed …

Three days away from an attack on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s husband at their San Francisco home, we still know very little about the attacker’s motives or, for that matter, what precipitated it. the attack itself. That hasn’t stopped Democratic politicians and their allies in the mainstream media from pointing the finger at the culprits …

The mob that killed more than 149 people in Seoul at a Halloween party is one of the worst crushes of the past decade. Here are the deadliest: Mecca: 2,300 dead On September 24, 2015, a massive crushing at the site of the ritual stoning of the devil in Mina near Mecca during the annual …

MUMBAI, India — Images of Iranian women protesting and burning their hijabs have fascinated Indians, in part because they see the opposite scenario playing out back home: Muslim women are suing the Indian government for the right to keep their hijabs. Their lawsuit, brought by high school students banned from wearing headscarves in classrooms in …

British-Iranian citizen Anoosheh Ashoori, who was imprisoned for nearly five years in Iran, is still suffering from panic attacks and guilt following his release from prison, his daughter says. The news comes as Iran recalled a British-born environmentalist this week Morad Tahbaz, 66 years old, in prison after being released with an electronic tag. Mr …

Pennsylvania state Republicans are set to impeach Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner over his soft-on-crime policy, which they say has fueled the city’s record levels of violent crime. Republican Representatives, led by Rep. Martina White, filed articles of impeachment against the progressive prosecutor on Wednesday, the the wall street journal reported. A bipartisan majority in …

CNN — Window or driveway? Many travelers prefer the window seat on flights for the overhead view — and to avoid the discomfort of an accidental arm brush. Others like the aisle seat for its easy access to the toilet. Whatever your preference, one thing is certain: the middle seat is unquestionably the least desirable …

Democrats Ohio Dem also undecided on stricter oversight of judges who free alleged violent criminals Joseph Simonson • October 25, 2022 8:30 p.m. Rep. Tim Ryan (D., Ohio) says he’s still undecided on two major Ohio ballot initiatives, including one on whether illegal immigrants should vote in Ohio elections. With less than two weeks until …

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said Tehran is supporting Moscow with drones in its invasion in exchange for help developing its nuclear program. Addressing the Haaretz Conference on Democracy On Monday, Zelensky said the Islamic Republic would not have been able to send material to Russia if Israel had not decided to remain neutral in …

Dubai, Oct. 23 (AP) Iran on Sunday released security footage it says came from its infamous Evin prison the night a fire broke out that killed at least eight inmates, an effort to clarify the government’s narrative amid growing international pressure. Purported CCTV footage of last weekend’s chaos has only added to the mystery of …

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the United Arab Emirates have condemned the “terrorist” attack by the Iran-backed Houthi militia on the al-Dhabba oil terminal in Hadramawt governorate in Yemen. On Friday, Yemen’s internationally recognized government said its forces intercepted armed drones launched against al-Dhabba oil terminal, located in the town of al-Shihr in Hadramawt, …

CNN — The Ukrainian military said it used anti-aircraft missile units and mobile firing groups to destroy 18 Russian cruise missiles during a series of attacks on energy infrastructure across the country on Saturday morning. “18 enemy cruise missiles were destroyed by air force, anti-aircraft missile units and mobile firing groups,” an Air Force post …

This photo provided by the Iranian army office on August 24, 2022 shows suicide drones (kamikazes) during a two-day drone exercise at an undisclosed location in Iran.— AFP UNITED NATIONS: Russia on Wednesday warned United Nations not to investigate alleged strikes by Iranian-made drones in Ukraine, joining Tehran in denying the origin of the weapons …

Kremlin-appointed leaders in the occupied Kherson region of southern Ukraine said they had started evacuating civilians further from the front line. Vladimir Saldo, the Russian-backed governor of Kherson, told Russian television on Tuesday evening that he intended to relocate up to 60,000 people to the left bank of the Dnipro. Ukraine previously said Russia was …

Foreign sovereigns are presumed immune from prosecution in the United States. The Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (“FSIA”) codifies this immunity and its exceptions, and since 2008 has contained an exception allowing prosecution of certain states for acts of terrorism, including torture, hostage taking, or extrajudicial execution. . This “terrorism exception” can be used to bring …

Human rights defenders in Iran by Fran Briggs As long as the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran chooses not to validate the voices and choices of its citizens, it will adversely impact the likelihood of a trusted connection. —Fran Briggs NYC, NY, USA, Oct. 18, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Iran: Making and Breaking Human …

CNN — The US Department of Defense is trying to expedite the delivery of two advanced surface-to-air missile systems to Ukraine as Russia increasingly uses Iranian-supplied drones that explode on impact to strike the Ukrainian cities and infrastructure. The Pentagon effort is just the latest evidence of an urgent new push by the United States …

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, but cybervigilance should be practiced year-round. Unfortunately, the threat vector continues to escalate, and hacking is now an area where a not-so-secret the war is on. A question remains, however, as to which nations are actively engaged – but also where some of these states manage to train their cyber …

Iranian-Americans on Long Island recently launched peaceful campaigns to show their support and solidarity with people in their home country who are now fighting for change. In Iran, nationwide protests, demonstrations and uprisings demand institutional reform after the September 16 death of 22-year-old Mahsa (Zhina) Amini, who was arrested by ‘morality police’ for not wearing …

Members from London, Ont. On Saturday, the Iranian community and its supporters gathered for a march rally around Victoria Park. They repeated slogans calling for freedom and regime change within the Islamic Republic. They are also determined to spread the message about the ongoing struggle for women’s rights in Iran. The issue has been raised …

A large fire ripped through Tehran’s infamous Evin prison on Saturday night as gunshots and explosions were heard, with hundreds of political prisoners among the inmates. The Center for Human Rights in Iran said it received reports of a “shooting” in Evin prison on Saturday evening which continued at 10:00 p.m. local time (2:30 p.m. …

Washington announced that it would send more weapons and ammunition to help Ukraine repel the Russian invasion. The package worth a total of $725 million (745 million euros) will include HIMARS Mobile Rocket Launchers – the long-range artillery weapons that played a key role in Ukraine’s counter-offensive in september. It will also include more munitions, …

Kyiv residents are adding basements to their daily lives As Kyiv residents rushed to shelters and basements on Tuesday morning – where they lingered for hours preparing for an attack that never happened – many said that they clung to a fragile sense of normalcy, even as life moved underground. File photo of a teacher …

Four Democratic candidates running in crucial congressional races across the country were part of a coalition of lawmakers who in September 2021 urged President Joe Biden to take sweeping action to cut funding for all government oversight bodies. borders and grant mass amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants in the United States. . The letter, …

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly referred to as drones, have been widely used in recent armed conflicts, particularly in the Middle East. Their low cost and effectiveness spurred the machines’ popularity in combat and as surveillance tools. Many countries in the region, including Israel, Turkey, Iran and Saudi Arabia, are aggressively using and marketing drones. …

The Ukrainian capital region was struck by Iranian-made suicide drones early Thursday morning, sending rescuers rushing to the scene as residents woke to the sound of air raid sirens for the fourth consecutive morning after the attack mass of Russia, murderous aggression across the country In Monday. Kyiv Regional Governor Oleksiy Kuleba said the strike …

Image source: Government of Astrakhan region SEZ Lotos will start accepting Iranian containers at the end of 2023 Iranian company Golden Line has declared its readiness to invest in the port-type SEZ Lotos in the Astrakhan region and to join forces with PLC Caspiy LLC, the main resident of the SEZ Lotos, to establish …

Protesters call for an end to clerical rule Social media shows tanks being moved to Kurdish areas Iran accuses Iranian Kurdish dissidents of some unrest The protests have spread to the vital energy sector DUBAI, Oct 11 (Reuters) – Clashes between protesters and security forces continued across Iran on Tuesday, with videos on social media …

Rights groups have accused Iranian security forces of launching ‘an all-out military attack’ on protesters in Kurdish areas in the west of the country as anger escalates over the Mahsa Amini, 22, died while in police custody last month. Iran has been rocked by the unrest that was sparked by Amini’s death on September 16 …

The Ukrainian government has teamed up with a former NATO chief to propose a new security pact between Western governments and Ukraine inspired in part by the US government’s relationship with Israel. Former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen visited Washington last week to lay the groundwork for presenting the plan to the United States …

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister is calling for European Union entry bans and an asset freeze against those responsible for what she described as a brutal crackdown on anti-government protesters in Iran. The most sustained protests against Iran’s theocracy in years are now in their fourth week. They erupted on September 17 after the …

TEHRAN — Protesters crossed Iran on Saturday as anti-government protests enter their fourth week. Footage shared online showed Iranians on the streets of several cities chanting anti-government slogans as security forces engaged in violent clashes with protesters. The unrest in Iran was sparked by the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini on September 16 after she …

Content of the article Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is putting in place tough new immigration measures against the Iranian regime, which means some 10,000 members of the Revolutionary Guards will be banned forever from entering Canada. Content of the article The Conservatives have called on the government to list the Islamic …

JEDDAH: France on Thursday accused the Iranian regime of taking two of its citizens hostage after Tehran released video footage of the couple making forced confessions of being spies. Cécile Kohler, head of the French teachers’ union, and her partner Jacques Paris were arrested in May for fomenting “insecurity” in Iran. France condemned the arrests …

The mother of an Iranian teenager who died after joining protests over the death of Mahsa Amini has accused authorities of murdering her daughter and pressuring her to say her death was a suicide , caused by jumping from the roof of a building. In a video sent to US-funded Radio Farda on Thursday, Nasrin …

A woman named Zahra Esmaili, who lives in Iran, has been sentenced to death after killing her abusive husband, a suspected intelligence ministry official. On the day of the execution, the woman, who was in the same place as those sentenced to death, died horribly. In the meantime executionEsmaili died of a heart attack while …

October 5, 3:00 p.m. Iran crisis updates are produced by the American Enterprise Institute’s Critical Threats Project (CTP) with support from the Institute for the Study of War (ISW). To receive Iran crisis updates by email, please subscribe here. Anti-regime protests apparently diminished in scale and size on October 5. October 5 marks the death …

The United States Supreme Court on Monday granted certiorari in nine new cases, including two cases on liability shields for online platforms. In González v. Google, the court is asked to consider the scope of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which broadly protects online platforms from liability for content posted by users of …

Senior foreign policy adviser to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vermont), Matt Duss, is leaving his office to join a think tank funded by Charles Koch, a longtime ally of the progressive left. Duss, who since 2017 has been a top adviser to Sanders, is heading to the US Statecraft program at the Carnegie Endowment for …

State media quoted Iranian leader Ali Khamenei as saying the protests were planned, not organized by “ordinary Iranians”, in his first reaction to the ongoing unrest. Khamenei’s reaction calling protesters “rioters” and praising security forces is similar to his comments on anti-government protests in the past, such as in January 2017 and November 2019, when …

The Russian Defense Ministry said it had withdrawn its troops from the strategic eastern Ukrainian town of Lyman hours after Kyiv said it had surrounded Russian forces there and one day after Moscow declared it was annexing the surrounding Donetsk region. “As part of creating a threat of encirclement, Allied troops were withdrawn from the …

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani denounced the deadly terrorist attack on an education center west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The spokesperson said that “the murderous attack on innocent young people taking part in a scientific examination is a heinous act in contrast to religious teachings and fundamental human principles and is considered a stain on …