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Iranian Authorities Use 'State Of War' With Israel To Quash Dissent

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 18:05:14 GMT

Many believe that the current "state of war" with Israel may provide the Islamic Republic with an opportune window to more effectively deal with its ongoing domestic challenge of quashing dissent.

Iran Prepares For Possible Israeli Retaliation

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 17:55:26 GMT

After Iran's missile and drone attack aimed at Israel over the weekend, the country is bracing for possible retaliatory attacks either on its territories or proxies.

RSF Urges UK To Bolster Protection For Iranian Journalists

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 16:47:28 GMT

Weeks after Iran International TV host Pouria Zeraati was stabbed in London, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is urging the UK to step up its protection of Iranian journalists.

IAEA Chief To Visit Iran, Says Iran’s Nuclear Chief

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 16:09:54 GMT

The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, Mohammad Eslami, said on Wednesday that the International Atomic Energy Agency monitoring is in place and UN nuclear chief Rafael Grossi will soon visit Iran.

Iran's Raisi Threatens Israel With 'Massive And Harsh' Response

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 14:17:57 GMT

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi warned on Wednesday that any "tiniest invasion" by Israel would face "massive and harsh" response from Iran as the two archenemies sit on the verge of war.

US Lawmakers Support Potential Israeli Retaliation Against Iran

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 14:15:11 GMT

Several Republican and Democratic lawmakers have endorsed a potential Israeli retaliatory attack against Iran, branding the Biden administration too soft on its archenemy.

Iran Boosts Funding for National Internet, Tightening Restrictions

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 13:24:23 GMT

The Raisi administration has allocated millions of dollars to advance Iran's national internet infrastructure in an attempt to tighten control over information flow and curb the influence of external media.

Iran Cracks Down On Press, Journalists Critical Of Attack On Israel

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 13:10:09 GMT

Iran seems to have started a new round of crackdown on journalists and media outlets critical of the government following the strike on Israel during the weekend.

Iran's Air Force Commander Threatens Israel With 50-Year Old Jets

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 12:26:02 GMT

Hamid Vahedi, the commander of Iran’s Army Air Force, says forces are ready to execute orders, using the Soviet-era Sukhoi Su-24 bombers against Israel.

Iranian Activists Condemn Tehran’s Confrontational Policies

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 12:04:21 GMT

As the Iranian government pressures critics to endorse its missile and drone strikes on Israel, Iranians abroad and some activists within Iran oppose Tehran’s ideological stance on the regional conflict.

UN Chief Urges 'Maximum Restraint' By Iran

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 10:34:48 GMT

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged the urgent de-escalation in the Middle East in a call with the Iranian foreign minister on Tuesday, urging "maximum restraint".

US, EU To Hit Iran With Sanctions In Response To Attack On Israel

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 09:55:57 GMT

The US and the European Union plan to expand their sanctions regimes against Iran, following Tehran’s unprecedented missile and drone attack on Israel.

Israel's Response To Iran Attack Should Be 'Limited', Blinken Says

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 09:46:09 GMT

In a recent off-the-record meeting, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken told American Jewish leaders Israel's response to Iran's Saturday night aerial bombardment should be "limited".

Iranian Political Prisoner Psychologically Tortured

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 08:02:09 GMT

Fatemeh Sepehri, an Iranian political prisoner and outspoken critic of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, has been subjected to psychological torture by a judiciary psychiatrist.

Iran-Israel ‘Open Conflict' Shatters Biden’s Myth Of De-Escalation

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 07:53:22 GMT

President Joe Biden wishes Israel not to retaliate against the Islamic Republic of Iran’s attempt to attack with 351 drones and missiles. Although the strike largely failed, it set a dangerous precedent.

Amid Spotlight On Israel-Iran Tensions, 9 Prisoners Executed In Iran

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 03:32:21 GMT

As global attention is focused on the Iranian military's attack on Israel, authorities in Iran have executed at least 9 prisoners in less than a week.

Iranian Student Coalition Denounces Islamic Republic's ‘Warmongering’

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 21:56:02 GMT

A group of student activists and student collectives from various universities in Iran have condemned the recent missile and drone attack on Israel.

Multiple Bills Targeting Iran Pass US Senate Committee

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 21:28:46 GMT

Several Iran-related bills passed the committee stage of the US Senate Tuesday that enhance sanctions on Iran’s leaders and require the President to sanction ships, ports, and refineries carrying or processing Iranian oil.

Israeli Airstrike Kills Senior Hezbollah Commander

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 20:19:21 GMT

The Israeli military has confirmed that a senior Hezbollah commander, Ismail Yousef Baz, has been killed in an airstrike.

Visit To Israeli Airbase Debunks Iran Claims Of Severe Damage

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 19:31:03 GMT

Iran International was authorized to film and report from the Nevatim Air Base in Israel after the Iranian military claimed that the base had been severely damaged during the failed weekend drone and missile attack.

Iran's Military Chief Hails Israel Attack 'Proud Operation'

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 18:00:38 GMT

The Iranian Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces, Major General Mohammad Bagheri, called the recent attack on Israel a "historical and proud operation."

Germany Calls For Expanded EU Sanctions On Iranian Drone Technology

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 17:48:11 GMT

German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock has urged the European Union to consider an extension of sanctions to cover Iranian drone technology in the wake of the aerial assault against Israel over the weekend.

Iranian Projectiles Destined For Israel Discovered Across Iraq

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 14:52:28 GMT

Wreckage from Iranian missiles and drones destined for Israel has been discovered across Iraq following Saturday night’s foiled bombardment.

US Lawmaker Calls On Blinken To Revoke Iranian FM’s Visa

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 14:52:17 GMT

A Republican Senator is pressing the Secretary of State to "immediately revoke" the visa issued to Iran's Foreign Minister ahead of his trip to a UN meeting in New York this Thursday.

Iranian Officials Insist On Success Of Israel Attack, Boasting Victory

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 13:39:17 GMT

Iranian government and military officials are doubling-down on their narrative that Sunday’s attack on Israel was a great success.

US Threatens More Sanctions To Disrupt Iran's 'Malign' Activity

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 13:32:51 GMT

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Tuesday said Iran's attack on Israel last weekend and its financing of militant groups threatened stability in the Middle East and could cause economic spillovers.

The Art Of Ridicule: Iranians Mock IRGC Attack On Israel

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 12:58:54 GMT

For the last 45 years, Iranians have resorted to using humor as a crutch in coping with the country’s various challenges – including the aftermath of the Islamic Revolution, ongoing economic struggles, and the nuclear crisis.

Iran’s President Warns Of ‘Painful Response’ To Israeli Actions

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 11:29:07 GMT

Iran’s president has threatened Israel with a “severe, extensive and devastating” response to further military actions after Israel’s army chief stated plans to retaliate to Saturday night’s bombardment.

Israeli FM Leads Call For Designation Of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 10:36:46 GMT

Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz called upon the world to toughen sanctions against Iran and designate the Iranian Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organization.

China Supports Iran’s Position After Attack On Israel

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 09:34:10 GMT

China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi told Iranian FM Hossein Amir-Abdollahian that “China has noted Iran's statement that its action taken was limited and was an act of self-defense".

Iran Denies Flight Restrictions Amid Israeli Threats

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 08:57:59 GMT

In the wake of Israel's declaration of retaliation to Saturday night's aerial bombardment, Iran Airports and Air Navigation Company denied any flight restrictions at Iranian airports.

Will Israel's Response To Iran Be Designed Not To Trigger Escalation?

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 07:38:00 GMT

Israel and Iran exchanged warnings and threats Monday, as the US government set out to contain the looming Israeli attack, fearing that a tit-for-tat between could lead to an all-out war.

IAEA Kept UN Inspectors Out Of Iran's Facilities This Week

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 07:06:04 GMT

UN nuclear inspectors in Iran have stayed away from related facilities since Sunday, amid threats of an Israeli attack, the head of the UN nuclear watchdog, the IAEA said on Monday.

Dim Economic Outlook Looms Over Iran In Coming Months

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 04:17:49 GMT

Iranian commentators and media anticipate a gloomy year ahead for the country’s economy, largely attributing the outlook to government inefficiency and the immense pressure of US sanctions.

Iran Closes Nuclear Sites Fearing Israeli Attack: IAEA Chief

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 04:08:28 GMT

Iran shut down its nuclear facilities last Sunday over “security considerations,” UN nuclear chief Rafael Grossi has said, expressing concern over the “possibility” of an Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear sites.

Iran's Liquidity, Debt Surge Under President Raisi

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 00:45:21 GMT

During the 2.5-year tenure of President Ebrahim Raisi, Iran has seen its liquidity double due to a 100% increase in state debts to Iranian banks, aimed at compensating for the budget shortage and current expenses.

Exiled Iranian Prince Calls For Action To Topple Regime Amid Iran-Israel Tensions

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 22:44:06 GMT

In a public statement on X, Iran's exile prince Reza Pahlavi urged collective action to topple the Islamic Republic amidst escalating tensions between Iran and Israel.

Executions Surge In Iran Amid Tensions, Global Distraction

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 20:59:20 GMT

Recent reports from human rights organizations indicate a rise in the number of executions carried out in Iran.

Leaked Document Reveals IRGC’s Role In Global Anti-Israel Campaign

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 20:28:04 GMT

A highly confidential leaked document reveals the Iranian Revolutionary Guard (IRGC)’s role in directing an international campaign aimed at disrupting the world economy in protest against Israel.

Italy Open To New G7 Sanctions On Israel's Enemies - Foreign Minister

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 19:06:50 GMT

Italy, which holds the rotating presidency of the Group of Seven (G7), is open to new sanctions on individuals engaged against Israel following the Iranian drone and missile attack, its foreign minister said on Monday.

Iran's Crackdown On Women Intensifies Under Cover Of War

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 17:31:34 GMT

Iranian women are facing tougher crackdowns for refusing to wear the compulsory hijab in the shadows of Iran’s conflict with Israel.

Iran FM Warns Of Harsh Response If Israel Retaliates To Onslaught

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 16:32:48 GMT

Iran's foreign minister warned on Monday of a harsh response if Israel decides to retaliate to Saturday night's onslaught of over 350 projectiles, telling his German counterpart that "the response will be immediate and all-encompassing".

Iran Ramps Up Oil Exports By Relying On Floating Storage

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 14:47:06 GMT

While Iran’s oil production remained largely unchanged, the country was able to increase its oil exports by selling millions of barrels from floating storage during the first quarter of 2024.

US Tried To Stop Tehran Attacking Israel, Says Iran FM Spokesman

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 14:37:21 GMT

The Iranian foreign ministry spokesperson stated on Monday that the US attempted to prevent the Iranian government from attacking Israel in a bombardment which saw over 350 projectiles launched on Saturday night.

Iranians Wary Of War With Israel

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 12:43:13 GMT

While supporters of the Islamic Republic are celebrating Saturday’s missile attack on Israel, most ordinary Iranians are deeply concerned about the economic consequences of further escalation and possibility of a full-scale war.

Ex-Iranian Security Official Slams Russia's Lack Of Support In Israel Attack

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 12:35:55 GMT

The former head of the Iranian parliament’s National Security Committee has criticized Russia's refusal to defend Iran's attack on Israel this week.

Iran Says Israeli Ownership Of Seized Vessel ‘Evident’

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 11:18:32 GMT

Iran claims that it is “evident” the vessel captured in the Strait of Hormuz by the Revolutionary Guard belongs to Israel.

Iran Cracks Down On Media And Online Voices Against Israel Attack

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 10:25:03 GMT

The Iranian government has taken legal action against a number of newspapers and influential journalists who failed to reiterate its rhetoric regarding the attack on Israel in their publications.

How Did Israel Intercept 99% Of Iran’s Drones And Missiles?

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 10:13:39 GMT

In its attack on Israel, Iran launched more than 300 killer drones, cruise missiles, and ballistic missiles on Israeli territory, IDF spokesperson Rear Admiral Daniel Hagari confirmed this weekend.

Israel Resumes Activities In Wake Of Iran Bombardment

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 09:22:34 GMT

Israel's military announced that life would resume as normal on Monday in the wake of the Iranian missile and drone onslaught.

Reformist Journalist Slams Critics Of Iran Attack On Israel

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 08:47:55 GMT

Mashallah Shamsolvaezin, a renown Iranian reformist journalist, has branded critics of the recent Iranian military strike against Israel as "defenders of the devil."

UK's Cameron Urges Israel Not To Retaliate Against Iran

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 08:32:08 GMT

British Foreign Secretary David Cameron urged Israel not to retaliate after Iran's drone and missile attack, saying it should "think with head as well as heart" because Tehran's strike had been a near total failure.

US Would Not Play A Role In An Israeli Retaliatory Attack On Iran

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 06:53:00 GMT

One day after Iran launched 350 missiles and drones against Israel, President Joe Biden warned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the US will not take part in a counter-offensive.

Iran's Currency Market In Turmoil Following Attack On Israel

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 04:49:48 GMT

In the wake of heightened geopolitical tensions, the already battered Iranian currency, rial, has been thrust into a whirlwind of volatility.

UN Security Council Convenes Amid Looming Israeli Response To Iran

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 23:04:39 GMT

The UN Security Council held a meeting on the Middle East conflict a day after Iran launched an unprecedented attack on Israel while Western officials expect Israel to respond quickly.

Israel Seeks Alliance Against Iran Following Drone, Missile Attack

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 22:17:04 GMT

Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant has said that Israel may have to form an alliance to be able to stand against Iran.

Israeli Officials Speak Out Amid High Tensions With Iran

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 20:50:15 GMT

Israeli President Isaac Herzog characterized Iran's recent attack on Israel as a "declaration of war," highlighting the gravity of the situation.

Tehran Pundit Warns Of Potential Nuclear Response To Any Retaliation

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 19:42:11 GMT

Saeed Laylaz, an Iranian 'reformist' commentator, warned that Iran might "test its first atomic bomb" in case the United States or Israel retaliate for the early Sunday missile and drone attack targeting Israel.

Iranian Regime Revealed Its Face – Israeli Military Spokesperson

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 19:27:00 GMT

Israeli military spokesperson Daniel Hagari told Iran International that the Islamic Republic invested heavily on its missiles and proxy forces but all failed against Israel’s military might and its coalition of partners.

Iran Summons European Envoys Over Response To Strikes On Israel

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 17:29:57 GMT

The Iranian foreign ministry summoned the ambassadors of Britain, France, and Germany over their condemnation of the regime's drone and missile strikes on Israel.

Iranians Express Diverse Reactions To IRGC's Attack On Israel

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 17:02:50 GMT

Reactions from authorized media commentators in Iran on Sunday to the attack on Israel were notably scarce, as they carefully avoided crossing any government red lines.

Iranian Newspaper, Journalist Face Charges Of Undermining National Security

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 16:49:08 GMT

Legal proceedings have been taken against the Jahan Sanat newspaper and a journalist accusing them of “compromising national security" for coverage of Saturday's operation against Israel.

Iran's Parliament Speaker Warns Of ‘Harsher Responses’ Against Israel

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 13:51:12 GMT

Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf has warned Israel of “harsher responses” if there is counteraction to Sunday's aerial bombardment.

Panic At Tehran Stock Exchange As Investors Rush To Sell

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 13:38:06 GMT

The Tehran bourse has taken emergency measures to limit transactions after market turmoil followed an overnight aerial bombardment by Iran on Israel.

Iran’s Government Again Resorts To Harsh Hijab Enforcement

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 12:06:45 GMT

On Saturday, Iran's police initiated a plan to compel unveiled women to adhere to the veil, resorting to violence against detainees and individuals from the public who attempted to intervene to prevent women's arrests.

Flights Cancelled Across Iran Amid Security Concerns

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 11:50:56 GMT

Flights to and from major airports across Iran have been suspended until 6 AM, April 15 due to security concerns following Saturday's missile and drone attack on Israel.

Israel: Conflict With Regime Not Iranians

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 11:06:59 GMT

The Israeli Foreign Ministry, addressing the people of Iran via its Farsi page on X, emphasized that its conflict is with the Islamic Republic, not the Iranian people.

Khamenei’s Retaliation: A No-Choice ‘Slow-Motion Blitzkrieg’

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 09:56:55 GMT

Iranian regime’s direct retaliation against Israel from Iran’s soil establishes beyond any doubt that the ruling clerics are reeking in desperation in the face of Israel’s humiliating April 1 strike.

Iranian Officials Declare Israel Attack ‘Success’

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 08:38:13 GMT

Iran's top military commanders have labeled Sunday night's aerial bombardment on Israel a “success" in spite of the fact that 99 percent of the 350 or more projectiles failed to reach Israeli territory.

Iran Unprecedented Attack On Israel, Risks Serious Escalation

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 06:52:00 GMT

Iran launched more than 350 drones, ballistic and cruise missiles towards Israel Saturday/Sunday night local time, marking the first such attack in the history of the Islamic Republic.

EX-Minister Criticizes Iran’s Domestic Policies Amid Israel Tensions

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 03:29:01 GMT

Former Iranian minister and long-time intelligence official Ali Rabiei has criticized the government’s domestic policies and Iran's inherent weaknesses amid Tehran’s increasing tensions with Israel.

Israeli Officials Say Iran's Attack 'Will Not Go Unanswered'

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 23:22:00 GMT

Two Israeli officials told Iran International that "Iran's attacks on Israel tonight will not go unanswered," as Israeli, US, UK and Jordanian air forces downed dozens of incoming Iranian drones.

BREAKING- Iran Launches Waves of Drones And Missiles Against Israel

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 20:15:58 GMT

Iran has launched its long-anticipated attack against Israel using hundreds of drones followed by cruise missiles. IDF Spokesman Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari confirmed that drones were launched from Iran.

Israel On High Alert Amidst Escalating Tensions With Iran

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 19:22:28 GMT

Israel's heightened state of alert in response to a potential Iranian attack continues for the second consecutive day, Iran International's correspondent in Jerusalem, Ashkan Safaei reports.

US Embassy In Lebanon Warns Citizens About 'Security' Developments

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 16:27:00 GMT

The US Embassy in Lebanon has warned Americans about “the security environment” in the country and has asked them “to monitor the news for breaking developments.”

Controversy Erupts As Female Fan Hugs Goalkeeper In Iran

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 15:15:00 GMT

Iran's Vice President for women and family affairs, Ensiye Khazali, urged the sports minister to deal with an incident involving the goalkeeper of a football team embracing a female fan on the pitch.

IRGC Seizes 'Israeli-Affiliated' Cargo Ship Near Strait Of Hormuz

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 13:41:00 GMT

Iran's Revolutionary Guard seized a cargo ship “affiliated with” Israel near the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday amid a tense situation in the region in anticipation of an Iranian attack on Israel.

Germany Advises Citizens In Iran To Depart As Tensions Escalate

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 12:17:18 GMT

The German Foreign Office has recommended that its citizens leave Iran due to escalating tensions and the possibility of conflict with Israel.

Iran’s Sunni Leader Urges Dialogue Between Government, Dissenters

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 12:14:00 GMT

Iran’s top Sunni cleric Mowlavi Abdolhamid has once again urged the government to hold “constructive” talks with protesters as widespread dissatisfaction has largely delegitimized the Islamic Republic over the past years.

Khamenei’s Military Advisor Boasts Of Fear Among Israelis

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 11:15:08 GMT

Israelis are in complete terror, awaiting Iran’s retaliatory attack, IRGC General Yahya Rahim-Safavi, chief military advisor to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said late on Friday.

UK Prepares Evacuation As Tensions Rise In Middle East

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 10:12:00 GMT

The UK Royal Marines are prepared to oversee a major evacuation of British nationals from the Middle East if Iran decides to launch a missile strike on Israel.

Blinken Discusses Iran’s Threats With Jordan, Egypt FMs

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 09:50:00 GMT

In calls with Egyptian and Jordanian foreign ministers on Friday, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken discussed the recent escalation in the Middle East amid Iran’s ongoing threats against Israel.

Biden Lets Sanctions Waiver For Iran-Russia Nuclear Cooperation Expire

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 08:28:00 GMT

The Biden administration has decided to let sanctions waivers for Iran-Russia nuclear cooperation expire. This has allowed the two countries to carry on with their joint nuclear activities.

Iran May Attack Israel From Inside Its Territories – CNN

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 07:26:46 GMT

The US believes Iran may attack Israel from inside its territory as Tehran officials constantly vow revenge for the deaths of top IRGC generals in an Israeli strike in Damascus, CNN reported.

Despite Warnings Of Imminent Attack, Iran Keeps Suspense

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 07:04:00 GMT

President Joe Biden all but confirmed Friday night that his “Don’t” message to the Iran's government would not stop its looming retaliatory attack against Israel.

Iran Deported 20,000 Afghan Children Last Year, Taliban Say

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 03:35:29 GMT

Last year, Iran deported over 20,000 Afghan children, many of whom have been sent back unaccompanied and without any guardians waiting for them, Afghan authorities stated.

Over 1,300 Iranian Retirees Refused Benefits For Nearly 20 Years

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 20:38:00 GMT

For almost two decades, nearly 1,300 retired workers for a telecommunication company in Iran have not received their benefits, wages, and pensions, according to the workers’ union.

Iran's Mind Game With Israel Amid Anticipation Of Attack

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 17:40:16 GMT

Iran may keep Israelis in a state of anticipation and apprehension for a while but will eventually retaliate for the attack on its embassy in Damascus last week, analysts say.

EU Hits Hamas With Sanctions Over Sexual Violence In October 7 Attack

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 16:58:53 GMT

The European Union is imposing sanctions against three Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad entities, over “widespread sexual and gender-based violence” that occurred across Israel on October 7.

France ‘Imperatively’ Urges Citizens Against Travel To Iran

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 15:03:49 GMT

France has issued a travel advisory today, urging its citizens “imperatively” to refrain from traveling to Iran – as well as nearby Lebanon, Israel, and the Palestinian territories.

Argentina Court Calls Iran ‘Terrorist State’ Over Deadly 1994 Bombings

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 13:42:14 GMT

Argentina’s highest criminal court has ruled that Iran ordered the deadly 1992 attack on Israel’s embassy in Buenos Aires and the 1994 attack on AMIA Jewish community center, which killed more than 100 people.

India Advises Against Travel To Iran, Israel Until Further Notice

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 13:21:34 GMT

India advised its citizens on Friday against travelling to Iran and Israel until further notice in view of the "prevailing situation in the region".

WSJ: Tehran Mulls Retaliation, As Israel Readies For Direct Attack

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 12:02:43 GMT

As Israel is planning for an imminent attack from Iran – Tehran has not yet made a final decision on its plans to attack, the Wall Street Journal reported citing two separate anonymous sources.

Iran's Over $220M Support To Hamas Revealed In Times Report

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 10:06:23 GMT

Secret letters found during the Gaza war show the Iranian government's significant financial support for the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas totaling at least $222 million between 2014 and 2020, according to an exclusive report by The Times.

Iranian Lawmaker Calls New Punitive Hijab Bill ‘Compassionate’

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 09:22:25 GMT

An Iranian lawmaker, involved in drafting Iran’s controversial new compulsory hijab bill, claims it is "compassionate" in nature.

US Reinforces Its Message Of Support For Israel

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 07:50:31 GMT

Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant said on Thursday that Israel would respond directly to any attack by Iran, Amid strong messages of support by the United States.

Signs Emerge Of Potentially Restrained Retaliatory Attack By Iran

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 07:31:00 GMT

A second night of apprehension in Tehran and Tel Aviv passed eventless Thursday, as the US and Britain vowed to back Israel in case of an Iranian retaliatory attack.

Internal Discord Exposes Khamenei Insiders As Culprits

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 03:39:35 GMT

Mohammad Saeedi, the Friday Prayer Imam of Qom appointed by Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, has cautioned against sowing discord among insider figures of the Islamic Republic.

Netanyahu Readies Forces As Iran Threats Continue After Consulate Attack

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 20:13:11 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu readied the country's air forces on Thursday as Iran continues to levy threats againsts the Jewish state in the wake of its airstrike on Iran's consulate in Syria last week. 

Pakistan Designates Iran-Backed Shiite Militant Group Zainebiyoun

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 16:39:33 GMT

On Thursday, Islamabad designated the Zainebiyoun Brigade, an Iran-backed Shiite militant group, as a terrorist organization.