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The Iraqi government, fearing it would get drawn into a US-Iran conflict, condemned US strikes on its territory and said it would “explore all legal options” to prevent such actions from being repeated. Syria called the strikes a “flagrant violation of the sanctity of Syrian and Iraqi lands”. Loading The Iraqi military condemned the US …

Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) commander Major General Hossein Salaami announced on Sunday that the country had drones with a range of 7,000 km. “They can fly, go home and land where they are intended,” General Salami said at the Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences in Tehran. Iran has been used to using drones …

The US consulate in Erbil slammed a drone attack on the city that took place on Saturday morning. The consulate said that “the attack represents a flagrant violation of Iraq’s sovereignty.” No US or US-led troops or coalition property were attacked during this incident. The attack took place the same day pro-Iran militias, known as …

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett appeared to allude to Israel’s role in recent attack on Iranian nuclear site during a speech Thursday at a graduation ceremony for Israeli Air Force pilots . “Our enemies know – not by statements, but by actions – that we are much more determined and much smarter, and that we do …

Iran’s Atomic Energy Agency said on Wednesday that an attack on one of its facilities early in the morning was foiled, with no casualties or structural damage at the site. The agency’s statement did not disclose the name of the site, but the targeted building was one of Iran’s main manufacturing centers for the production …

June 25 marks the 25th anniversary of the 1996 bombing of a housing complex in Khobar, Saudi Arabia, by Iranian-backed terrorists. Nineteen American airmen were killed and 372 American personnel were injured. Many of those who survived, some of whom worked with me in the State Department, lived the rest of their lives with permanent …

KABUL, Afghanistan – The massacre of students, mostly teenagers, at a tutoring center. The death of young athletes in a suicide bombing in a wrestling club. Slaughtered mothers with newborn babies in their arms. These relentless killings of Hazaras, a persecuted minority in Afghanistan, ultimately proved too much to bear for Zulfiqar Omid, a Hazara …

Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant has undergone an emergency shutdown, Iranian media reported on Sunday. The Iranian Atomic Energy Organization reported that a technical fault in the power plant led to the plant being temporarily shut down and disconnected from the national power grid, according to Iranian news agency Fars. The AEO said the plant …

WASHINGTON – Iran’s announcement on Saturday that an ultraconservative former justice chief Ebrahim Raisi has been elected president now sets off an unpredictable diplomatic drama: The rise of a hard-line government in Iran could actually offer to the Biden administration a brief opportunity to reinstate the 2015 nuclear deal with the country. President Biden’s top …

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee attacked the Biden administration for lifting sanctions last week on three former Iranian officials and two companies, which had been involved in the Iranian petrochemical trade. The delisting, the State Department said, followed a “verified change in status or behavior.” The Washington Free Beacon, a conservative website, which …