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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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

A gas flare on an oil production platform is seen next to an Iranian flag in the Gulf. Raheb Homavandi | Reuters The return of the Iran nuclear deal could be imminent – ​​and with it, the return of a lot of oil to international crude markets. Before the US resumed sanctions on Iran after …

Today, countries sign covenants and treaties for security, political and economic purposes. World powers like the United States, Russia and China are making alliances to contain themselves. It is a game of national interest for each country, for example the United States is pressuring Arab countries and other Muslim countries to recognize Israel. In the …

The German Foreign Office has confirmed the arrest of a German national in Iran for allegedly taking photos in “no-go areas”. The ministry declined to provide further details, but sources told RFE/RL’s Radio Farda that the 66-year-old had been in jail in Iran for more than a month. The sources added that the man was …

DUBAI, Aug 24 (Reuters) – Iran on Wednesday launched exercises to test its combat and reconnaissance drones, state media reported, amid concerns about the United States over the possible supply of unmanned aircraft of Iranian manufacture to Russia for use in the war in Ukraine. The two-day war games will involve 150 drones and cover …

Feeling vindicated by recent evidence of an Iranian plot to kill former US national security adviser John Bolton, opponents of reviving the nuclear deal with Iran are pushing their cause. JUANA SUMMERS, HOST: Opponents of the Biden administration’s goal of reviving the nuclear deal with Iran have recently received an unexpected, albeit dangerous, boost to …

Mixed reactions to author Salman Rushdie’s attack came from the Middle East as he fought for his life on a ventilator in New York. An official with the Iran-backed Lebanese armed group Hezbollah said on Saturday he had no further information about the knife attack. “We don’t know anything about it, so we won’t comment,” …

Sticker reads crude oil on the side of a storage tank in the Permian Basin in Mentone, Loving County, Texas, U.S. November 22, 2019. REUTERS/Angus Mordant Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russia’s oil exports halted via southern section of Druzhba pipeline EU proposes ‘final’ text to resuscitate Iran nuclear deal Recession, …

VIENNA — Leading negotiators for renewed talks to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal said on Sunday they were optimistic they could reach an agreement to impose limits on Tehran’s uranium enrichment. “We are 5 minutes or 5 seconds from the finish line,” Russian Ambassador Mikhail Ulyanov told reporters outside Coburg Palace in Vienna, four …

In his first public appearance since signing Operation Breaking Dawn in Gaza earlier today, Prime Minister Yair Lapid said the battle “will take as long as it takes” and that the government has a policy of zero tolerance for any attempted attack from Gaza towards Israel. Speaking seconds after Islamic Jihad began firing rockets into …

Armenia has called on the international community to help end Azerbaijan’s “aggressive actions” after an outbreak of violence in which the two sides accused each other of violating a ceasefire in the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Armenia “calls on the international community to take steps to put an end to Azerbaijan’s aggressive actions and attitude …

By John Davison and Tom Perry BAGHDAD (Reuters) – A power struggle in Iraq between Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr and Iran-aligned rivals is testing Tehran’s ability to avoid a conflict that could harm its interests and further destabilize the oil-rich country . As Sadr’s supporters camp out in parliament and his opponents demonstrate in the …

Cameron Khansarinia is the political director of the National Union for Democracy in Iran. Kaveh Shahrooz is a lawyer and senior researcher at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute of Canada. On July 14, the Swedish justice system dealt a blow to international justice by sentencing Hamid Nouri, an Iranian prison official implicated in the massacre of political …

US authorities have accused a Russian national of recruiting political groups in the United States to sow discord, spread pro-Moscow propaganda and interfere with US elections. The Justice Ministry said on July 29 that Aleksandr Viktorovich Ionov had been named in an indictment accusing him of working on behalf of the Russian government and in …

BAGHDAD — Hundreds of Iraqi protesters violated Baghdad’s parliament on Wednesday by chanting anti-Iranian curses during a protest against a candidate for prime minister by Iran-backed parties. The majority of the protesters were supporters of the influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr. The protesters, all men, were seen marching across tables in parliament, leafing through files, …

TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman on Friday denounced the latest Israeli missile strike on Syria near the capital Damascus, which left people dead and injured. “The Zionist regime’s continued aggression and attacks against Syria are a clear violation of the country’s sovereignty and territorial integrity and a flagrant violation of recognized international principles and …

Tirana, Albania, July 23 (AP) Iranian dissidents in Albania said on Friday they had canceled a summit following warnings from local authorities of a possible terrorist threat. Some 3,000 Iranian dissidents from the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq, better known as the MEK, live at Camp Ashraf 3 in Manez, 30 kilometers (19 miles) west of the Albanian capital, …

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Iranian state television said Thursday that the country’s foreign ministry had recalled its ambassador from Sweden after an Iranian citizen was sentenced to life in a Swedish court for committing war crimes and murder during the war. Iran-Iraq War in the 1980s. The report quotes ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani as …

Six people were killed after the Russian military shelled a building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Toretsk, Ukrainian emergency service officials said July 18. “Early in the morning, the city of Toretsk was shelled. A two-story building with people inside was destroyed,” Ukraine’s State Service for Emergencies said in a statement on the social …

According to reports, Iranian Consul General Hassan Noorian met on Thursday with Agriculture Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister Manzoor Wassan, during which bilateral cooperation in economic and agricultural sectors was reviewed. According to sources, the consul general has offered tractors, combine harvesters and other agricultural machinery to the Sindh government. Iran has also expressed a …

Iran is close to enriching enough uranium to build a functional nuclear weapon, according to US intelligence estimates. Commenting on the timeline, the former US Army chief of staff spoke out to warn that Iran’s nuclear weapons program was “dangerously close” to completion. Asked how serious the threat of Iran getting a nuclear weapon, Mr …

Video During a four-day trip to Israel and Saudi Arabia, President Biden will focus on securing oil for American gas pumps, slowing Iran’s nuclear program and strengthening relations with Saudi Arabia.CreditCredit…Doug Mills/The New York Times JERUSALEM — President Biden arrived in Israel on Wednesday to open a four-day visit to the Middle East that will …

Rescuers put out a fire in a destroyed car after a Russian attack on a residential area in downtown Kharkiv, Ukraine, on Monday.Credit…Evgeny Maloletka/Associated Press Russian strikes have killed at least eight people in eastern Ukraine in 24 hours and the death toll at an apartment complex hit by Russian rockets has also risen, local …

Jerusalem, July 10 (Sputnik) Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid said on Sunday he would discuss Iran with US President Joe Biden during the latter’s visit to the region. “We are entering a historic week.President Joe Biden, one of Israel’s closest friends in American politics, will arrive on Wednesday, once saying of himself, “You don’t have …

Iran’s Supreme Leader threatened the protesters. But the Iranians are not listening. By Anonymous On June 28, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei explicitly threatened a harsh crackdown on dissent and proposed limits on the internet and cyberspace, recalling the bloody crackdown on dissent during the 1980 Iran-Iraq war. 1988. His comments, which followed two …

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said in a video message late July 6 that the artillery Ukraine has received from its Western partners has had an effect on the battlefield. “Finally, there is a feeling that the Western artillery – the weapons that we received from our partners – worked very powerfully”, he saidpraising its precision. …

The head of the Donetsk regional military administration has urged civilians to evacuate the eastern Ukrainian city of Sloviansk after an artillery strike hit the central market. Pavlo Kyrylenko said at least two people were killed and seven injured as a result of the July 5 bombardment. He posted a video on social media showing …

An Iranian-flagged tanker seized by Greece in April, part of whose cargo was confiscated by the United States, was being towed to the port of Piraeus on Saturday, Greek coast guard officials said, after authorities Greeks approved his release. For more than two months, the Lana, flying the Iranian flag, has been anchored off the …

Damascus, July 2 (AP) Iran’s foreign minister on Saturday condemned an Israeli airstrike on Syria earlier in the day and said Tehran opposes any military operation by Turkey in northern Syria. Hossein Amirabdollahian made the comments at the start of a visit to Damascus, the Syrian capital, where he was to discuss mutual relations and …

The UN Security Council met to discuss Iran a day after the US-Iranian indirect talks ended in Doha with no sign of progress on reviving the pact under which Tehran limited its nuclear program in exchange for relief from US, UN and EU sanctions. “I’m afraid we won’t cross the finish line. My message is: …

An Iranian official said joining “would result in added values ​​for both parties”. Iran has applied to become a member of the group of emerging economies known as BRICS, an Iranian official said on Monday. Iran’s membership in the BRICS group, which includes Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, “would result in added values …

Ukrainian forces have vowed to regroup and fight from ‘higher ground’ after the military acknowledged the fall to Russian forces of the key eastern town of Syevyerodonetsk following a long and brutal battle. Kyrylo Budanov, head of Ukraine’s military intelligence agency, told Reuters late on June 25 that the country’s forces would continue their defense …

Photo credit: The new Iranian drone “Gaza”, unveiled on May 21, 2021 Israel has stepped up covert attacks in Iran and is largely leaving the US out of the loop, CNN reported Tuesday. While current and former Washington officials quoted by the report say there is little likelihood of a conventional war breaking out between …

By abstaining on a resolution against Tehran at the IAEA, New Delhi signaled a more independent foreign policy. He must walk longer on this road. By abstaining on a resolution against Tehran at the IAEA, New Delhi signaled a more independent foreign policy. He must walk longer on this road. India’s boundless regard for American …

A failed asylum seeker whom New Zealand authorities have been trying to return to Iran for more than 20 years has lost his appeal against deportation. Amir Hoshang Mohebi. Photo: Dean Purcell/NZ Herald In one of the longest such cases, Amir Hoshang Mohebbi lost an asylum claim in 1997 – and another a decade later …

BUENOS AIRES — Israel on Thursday praised Argentina for detaining a Venezuelan plane that included an Iranian crew, saying the flight shows Tehran is trying to expand its influence in South America. Washington also said it was closely following the investigation into the Boeing 747, which was loaded with auto parts and raised questions because …

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Iran appeared to be preparing for a space launch on Tuesday as satellite images showed a rocket on a launch pad in the rural desert, just as tensions remain high over Tehran’s nuclear program. Images from Maxar Technologies showed a launch pad at the Imam Khomeini spaceport in Iran’s rural …

TEHRAN – Former Iran national football team coach Bijan Zolfagharnasab says the loss to Algeria cannot call into question the quality of the current players. Algeria beat Iran 2-1 in a friendly match held at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium in Doha, Qatar on Sunday night. It was the first friendly match for Dragan Skocic’s …

Tehran, Iran – Iran and Venezuela signed a 20-year ‘cooperation roadmap’ during a state visit by President Nicolas Maduro to Tehran as the two oil-rich countries reeling from US sanctions pledged to strengthen bilateral relations. The Venezuelan president met his Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raisi on Saturday at the Saadabad Palace in Tehran, the day after …

Tehran’s remarks come after a Greek court ruling overturned an initial decision to confiscate the Iranian-flagged vessel Lana carrying the oil. Iran has said it expects the oil shipment confiscated by the United States off the coast of Greece to be returned in full following a Greek court ruling reversing an initial decision to allow …

Until a month ago, all seemed well for Canada Soccer. The women’s national team are the reigning Olympic champions, the men’s team had landed their first World Cup appearance since 1986 and the country was preparing to co-host the men’s World Cup in 2026. Moments like those of Sam Adekugbe snowdrift celebration in Edmonton added …

Pakistan Iran rail service restored after 10 p.m. Yesterday, five bogies of a freight train from Zahedan, Iran derailed on its way to Quetta. Railway officials said the freight train was sent to Quetta after the track damaged in the accident was repaired and restored. Rail service between Pakistan and Iran due to dilapidated tracks …

A member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) died in an “accident” at his home in recent days, Iran’s official IRNA news agency reported on Friday, following a report that the IRGC allegedly killed one of his officers suspected of espionage. “Over the past few days, an IRGC member lost his life in an …

Wray, in a speech at a conference hosted by Boston College, detailed the incident, warning of the growing threat of cyberattacks sponsored by nation states such as Iran, Russia and China for American businesses and infrastructure. “We received a report from one of our intelligence partners that Boston Children’s was about to be targeted, and …

CANNES, France — Iranian Zar Amir Ebrahimi, who is living in exile following a smear campaign over her love life, wept with joy as she won the Best Actress award at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday night. Ebrahimi, 41, won for “Holy Spider,” in which she plays a journalist trying to solve the serial …

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guards seized two Greek oil tankers in helicopter raids in the Persian Gulf on Friday, officials said. The action appears to be in retaliation for Athens’ aid in the US seizure of crude oil from an Iranian-flagged tanker this week in the Mediterranean Sea for violating Washington’s …

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI) The Directorate of Tax Intelligence seized 52 kg of cocaine worth over Rs 500 crore from an import consignment at Mundra port in Gujarat. The Ministry of Finance, in a statement, said that the DRI (Directorate of Tax Intelligence) had developed an intelligence that some shipments imported from Iran were …

DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Tuesday progress had been made in talks with Iran but “not enough” and that the kingdom’s hands remained outstretched towards Tehran. Sunni power Saudi Arabia and Shia Iran, which are locked in proxy conflicts across the Middle East, held five rounds of talks hosted by Baghdad. …

Iraq’s Lake Hamrin, a once vast reservoir northeast of Baghdad that is the only source of water for irrigation in Diyala province, has nearly dried up, a senior official said on Friday. Successive years of low rainfall and a sharp reduction in the water flow of the Sirwan River from neighboring Iran have reduced much …

Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid Bin Salman met with US Special Envoy to Yemen Tim Lenderking to discuss the latest developments in the Taiz conflict, the war in Yemen and the need for proposals UN-backed peace plans, among other bilateral issues, a tweet from the Saudi minister said on Saturday. “I affirmed to him …

Barbara Leaf, chosen by the Biden administration to lead the State Department’s Middle East desk, was confirmed by the Senate on Wednesday after more than a year of blocking by Republican lawmakers. US President Joe Biden appointed Leaf, currently the White House’s senior director for Middle Eastern and North African affairs, as assistant secretary for …

Tehran, Iran (AP) — Tehran bus drivers seeking a 10% pay rise walked off work on Monday, bringing parts of the city to a standstill, local media reported, the latest civic protest in Iran amid growing public frustration over soaring food prices and mounting economic pressures. Mayor Ali Reza Zakani met with striking Tehran bus …

Lebanese vote on Sunday in the first elections since their country’s economic collapse, a test of whether Iran-backed Hezbollah and its allies can preserve their parliamentary majority amid growing poverty and anger at parties in the country. able. For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or through the app. After months of …

An Iranian hacking operation combines state-sponsored cyberattacks with financially motivated ransomware heists. Secureworks researchers dubbed the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) group “Cobalt Mirage”, linking the team to another Tehran-backed team known as Cobalt Illusion or APT35, which also worked with Iranian government support. . The security firm said in a blog post on Thursday …

The head of the Red Cross said on Monday he spoke about the plight of Afghan migrants who fled their country after the Taliban seized power in Iran last year. “Afghanistan has been very present in the conversation, especially following the recent developments we saw in August with the change of government,” Robert Mardini told …

Exclusive: Ford has explained his fears that his scheduled opponent, the Iranian Hulk, will kill himself if he wins their scheduled boxing bout, with the British star opening up about the cancellation. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8Cancel play now Martyn Ford defeats Iranian Hulk during a face-off Martyn Ford feared …

TEHRAN – Data from Iran’s Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) shows that new mineral reserves worth more than $28.7 billion have been discovered across the country in the over the past eight years. According to the latest exploration data from IMIDRO, more than 977 million tonnes of new iron ore reserves, …

Citing United Nations data, top independent human rights experts said on Wednesday that seven journalists had been killed in Ukraine as many of them faced unprecedented danger and were even targeted in the exercise of their work. The alert from UN-appointed independent human rights experts, including the UN special rapporteur on freedom of expression, cited …

A gold Achaemenid plaque depicting a winged lion-griffin, dated between 500 and 330 BCE Courtesy of the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago Who were the powerful players in the interconnected classical world? Ancient Greece and Rome probably come to mind. But a new exhibition at the Getty Villa in Los Angeles aims to …

Tehran [Iran]May 1 (ANI/Xinhua): Iran vowed on Sunday to continue talks on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal until its national interests are fully and comprehensively protected, the agency reported. IRNA official press. The remarks were made by Ali Bahadori-Jahromi, spokesman for the Iranian government, in response to comments that the United States is about to …

The last episode of Open studio with Jared Bowen looks at Iranian artist Arghavan Khosravi’s first museum exhibition, Matthew López’s play ‘The Inheritance’, and an exhibition soon to leave the Peabody Essex Museum. First, we look at artist Arghavan Koshravi. His first museum exhibition was at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire. …

President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday warned of dire consequences for any country that poses a strategic threat to Russia. “They should know that our response to counterattacks will be lightning fast,” Putin told the Council of Legislators of the Russian Federal Assembly in St. Petersburg. “We have all the tools for that. The kind no …

Manama, BAHRAIN – The Abraham Accords saw Israel sign historic peace agreements with the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Morocco and Sudan. Few have witnessed the region’s dramatic transformation like Eitan Na’eh, Israel’s first ambassador to Bahrain. Since the birth of the Abraham Accords on the White House lawn in 2020, Ambassador Na’eh has been a …

Published on: 04/24/2022 – 11:44 Tehran (AFP) – A leopard attacked a policeman in a town in northern Iran, causing panic among local residents on Sunday before being captured, state media reported. The animal “attacked and injured a policeman before fleeing towards a garden” in Ghaemshahr, said the spokesman for the protection of the environment …

Food prices are rising in Iran, with retailers saying supplies have dwindled, while officials insist there is plenty of sugar, oil and other necessities stockpiled. Conservative news site Mehr published the latest report on the price hike on Friday, as numerous newspapers and websites covered the issue throughout this week. Mehr said a kilo of …

By Nadeen Ebrahim, CNN Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati is due to visit Saudi Arabia within the next two weeks, the first trip by a Lebanese prime minister to the Arab powerhouse in nearly four years following an unprecedented severance in relations. The last visit was in 2018 by then-Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who resigned …

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on Thursday warned neighboring Iraq not to allow the use of its soil for activities that disrupt the Islamic republic’s security, his office said. His remarks follow Iran’s accusations last month that the autonomous zone of Iraqi Kurdistan had housed a “strategic center” used by Tehran’s sworn enemy, Israel. “The President …

Sabaten, a 47-year-old widow, mother of six and math teacher, died of her injuries after being shot in the legs by Israeli forces near a temporary military checkpoint in the village on Sunday after that the Israeli army said it ignored verbal warnings and ran towards them as they fired warning shots in the air. …

TEHRAN – The Managing Director of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), Mohammadreza Modares-Khiabani, stressed the importance of self-sufficiency in the development of the country’s maritime fleet and said IRISL will seriously pursue the construction of new ships in the current Iranian schedule. year (started March 21). Speaking during a meeting with IRISL senior …

TEHRAN — On National Nuclear Technology Day which fell on April 9 this year, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi visited an exhibition organized by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) showcasing the latest Iran’s achievements in the field of peaceful nuclear activities. Iran has designated 20 Farvardin (the first month of the Persian calendar year) …

Relations have been strained since last year after a former minister criticized Saudi Arabia’s role in Yemen. Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday that it was sending an ambassador to Lebanon for the first time since a row erupted with Beirut last year over Riyadh’s military intervention in Yemen. The Foreign Ministry “announces the return of …

Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) agreed last month on a three-month plan to try to resolve a long-standing problem over uranium particles found at ancient sites but not declared in the country. Fixing the problem would remove an obstacle to reviving a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. “We handed …

Workers walk as oil pumps are seen in the background at the Uzen oil and gas field in the Mangistau region of Kazakhstan November 13, 2021. REUTERS/Pavel Mikheyev Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Global outcry over killings near kyiv as frontline shifts Iran accuses US of disrupting Vienna nuclear talks IEA …

Tehran [Iran]April 2 (ANI/Xinhua): At least 35 foreign nationals were injured in a car crash on the Khash-Saravan road in Iran’s southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan on Saturday, the agency reported. IRNA official press release. “Unfortunately, 35 people were injured when two Toyota vehicles carrying illegal aliens collided,” said Fariborz Rashedi, a medical officer from Zahedan …

Strong points IOC and other refiners buy Russian crudes on spot ‘Tiny’ Russian imports in import basket, minister says High prices are beginning to weigh on domestic fuel demand India is feeling the pinch of exorbitant crude prices, but refiners are pinning their hopes on a quick return of Venezuelan and Iranian oil to ease …

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran barred women from attending the country’s final 2022 World Cup soccer qualifier on Tuesday, the semi-official ISNA news agency reported. ISNA said 12,500 tickets had been sold online, of which 2,000 were reserved for women. Iran beat Lebanon 2-0 in the game. A victory in January over Iraq secured the …

JERUSALEM — As President Joe Biden’s administration has been gripped by the global response to Russia’s war on Ukraine, another foreign policy crisis looms over the Iran nuclear deal. Talks to revive the deal have been on hiatus for more than two weeks now, but the parties remain close to finalizing a deal. Without one, …

Anoosheh Ashoori has revealed that Boris Johnson did not take any calls from his family while in custody, but since his release the Prime Minister has asked to meet him. The 67-year-old Iranian-British was held for five years in the notorious Evin prison in Tehran. He was flown back to the UK last week, along …

Major General Hossein Salami is seen during a ceremony marking the second anniversary of the killing of Iranian military commander General Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. attack, in Tehran, Iran January 3, 2022. Majid Asgaripour/WANA (Agence West Asia Press Release) via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, March 23 …

Published on: 03/21/2022 – 20:46Amended: 03/21/2022 – 20:44 Jerusalem (AFP) – Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett held a three-way summit with Egyptian and Emirati leaders in Egypt on Monday amid Iran nuclear talks, Israeli media reported. Bennett’s surprise visit to Egypt where he met President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was reported by Israeli media. Shortly after, …

The Russian team arrived aboard the International Space Station after its launch from Kazakhstan and wore yellow and blue spacesuits – the colors of Ukraine Oleg Artemyev, Denis Matveev and Sergey Korsakov aboard the ISS ( Image: Pockoccmoc) Three Russian cosmonauts arrived at the International Space Station wearing the colors of the Ukrainian flag. The …

Nantoo BanerjeeThe Russian attack on Ukraine seems to have given a wake-up call to countries in Europe and Asia to drastically increase their annual defense spending to protect themselves from possible external aggression. Given the worrying security situation in Europe, a number of countries, including Germany, Sweden, Romania, Latvia, Finland, the Netherlands and Belgium, have …

Citing news reports about the yet-to-be-finalized deal, which could be torpedoed by the Russian opposition, lawmakers said in a statement that Democratic President Joe Biden’s administration could reach a deal to weaken sanctions and reduce restrictions on Iran’s nuclear program. They pledged to do everything in their power to overturn a deal that does not …

ERBIL, Iraq, March 13 (Reuters) – Several rockets landed in Erbil, the capital of the Kurdish autonomous region in northern Iraq, on Sunday, Kurdish officials said, but added there was no of confirmed casualties so far since the incident. A US official told Reuters on condition of anonymity that there were no US military casualties …

MIAMI (AP) — The United States quietly seized the cargo of two tankers suspected of carrying Iranian oil as part of an elaborate sanctions-busting scheme that involved forging documents and painting a ship’s deck to conceal illegal shipments. Details of the seizure, which have not previously been reported, were contained in an unsealed federal civil …

The Khaf-Herat link is expected to boost trade and travel between Iran and Afghanistan. Tehran, Iran – Iran is in talks with the Taliban to resume construction of an ambitious rail project that ultimately aims to link at least five Central Asian countries, according to an Iranian official. Iran is ready to make new investments …

Talks bog down after Russia demands trade guarantee Sanctions against Ukraine must not affect its activities in Iran Differences remain between Iran and the United States VIENNA, March 7 (Reuters) – Iran and the United States must reach a political decision within days to avoid the collapse of indirect talks on reviving the 2015 nuclear …

Putin says he wants to ‘demilitarize’ Ukraine Russia and Ukraine blame each other for evacuation problems Up to 1.5 million refugees expected by Sunday evening US Secretary of State Blinken in Poland for crisis talks NATO says ‘no’ to no-fly zones over Ukraine LVIV/KIEV, Ukraine, March 5 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on …

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran has likely suffered another failed launch of a rocket carrying a satellite as it tries to reinvigorate a program criticized by the West, even as Tehran faces negotiations last-minute deal with world powers to salvage his tattered nuclear deal in Vienna. On Sunday, satellite images from Maxar Technologies …

The Metropolitan Opera said on Sunday it would no longer engage with artists or other institutions that have expressed support for Russian President Vladimir V. Putin, becoming the latest cultural organization to seek to distance itself from certain Russian artists in the midst of Mr. Putin’s invasion. Ukraine. Peter Gelb, chief executive of the Met, …

Family members claim Iranian activist disappeared after criticizing bill proposed by hardliners to implement highly restrictive internet policies ByThe Associated Press February 26, 2022, 1:13 p.m. • 3 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An Iranian activist has disappeared after criticizing a radical bill aimed at implementing …

Oil hit highs above $100 a barrel on Thursday, but stabilized well below the day’s peak as growing prospects of an Iranian nuclear deal that would allow more oil into the global market helped dampen the rally sparked by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The biggest downside risk to prices is “more talk than an Iran …

Joe Biden ignores questions after statement on Russia Joe Biden, 79, has come under fire from a former GOP governor after the 46th president announced the United States would impose sanctions on Russia. The POTUS decision to introduce sanctions came just a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin, 69, said Moscow had recognized two regions …

Separately, Iran’s top security official, Ali Shamkhani, said talks with European negotiators were ongoing and would continue as long as negotiations with the United States were not on the agenda as they would not be the source of “any breakthrough”. Indirect talks between Tehran and Washington have been held in Vienna since April amid fears …

Threes Brewing is a popular brewery with multiple locations, including one in the Gowanus section of Brooklyn.Credit…Aaron Zebrook for The New York Times The CEO and co-founder of a popular brewery in Brooklyn was criticized this week for describing coronavirus vaccine mandates as a ‘crime against humanity’ and drawing comparisons to the Jim Crow South …

Live updates from the Russia-Ukraine conflict: Tensions between the US-led West and Vladimir Putin-led Russia persist despite Moscow’s announcement on Thursday of a further withdrawal of military forces from the Crimean Peninsula, even as Washington and its allies see with skepticism the request for troop withdrawal. State television showed columns of military equipment crossing a …

Crude oil storage tanks are seen from above at the Cushing Petroleum Center in Cushing, Oklahoma March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Nick Oxford Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukraine and Britain react cautiously to Russian decision Russia and Iran note progress in reviving Iran nuclear deal API data shows US crude, fuel stocks …

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – A fire has broken out at a military base in western Iran, state-linked media reported on Monday, the latest in a series of fires and other incidents. affecting the country’s infrastructure in recent months. The fire broke out at a warehouse full of motor oil and flammable materials at a …

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By Emily Chow BEIJING (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Friday as high U.S. inflation stoked concerns about aggressive interest rate hikes and investors await the outcome of U.S.-Iranian talks that could lead to a hike in world crude oil supply. Brent crude futures fell 25 cents, or 0.3%, to $91.16 a barrel at 0345 …