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Is Iran’s missile program inconsistent with Resolution 2231?
Friday, December 13, 2019

Javad Heirannia
France, Britain, and Germany sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on December 4 in which they claimed that some of Iran’s ballistic missile activities are inconsistent with the UN Security Council Resolution 2231.

Iran ready for full prisoner swap with the U.S., says Zarif
Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that Iran is ready for a full prisoner swap with the United States, noting that the “ball is in the U.S.’s court”.

Devastating earthquake destroys the PMOI/NCR base in Albania, possibly dozens dead, survivors blame Iran
Sunday, December 8, 2019

"Soon there was a lot of dust and I couldn't see anymore, I just yelled for help. It felt like Mersad."

How U.S. Sanctions on Iran Are Killing Innocent People
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Vijay Prashad
The evidence is undeniable. The U.S. sanctions are seriously destroying Iran’s health infrastructure and are leading to immediate deaths and suffering of the Iranian population.

Iranian wushu fighters received gold medals in World Wushu Championships.
Friday, November 8, 2019

Iranian wushu fighters received gold medals in World Wushu Championships. Iranian writer is selected as Iran’s nominee for the 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Iranian cinematographers receive nominations at Poland Camerimage. The masterpieces of Persian literature, recently been published in Japanese. Iranian wrestler wins gold medal in ANOC World Beach Games. Iranian actor is awarded with the 2019 Stockholm Achievement Award. The Iranian short film won the Golden Dove for best animated film at the 62nd DOK Leipzig. Iran U23 Greco-Roman team win world title. Iranian scientists will be awarded in the Mustafa Prize ceremony.

Six more countries join Trump-busting Iran barter group
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Norway and Sweden sign up to Instex mechanism that sidesteps US sanctions.

Don’t Make It About the Oil
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Paul R. Pillar
Confusion has prevailed regarding the purposes of the U.S. troop presence in Syria, and whether the declared purposes are the actual ones.

Sanctions on Fordow is a blow to nuclear deal: Russian CENESS director
Sunday, December 1, 2019

Director of the Russian Center for Energy and Security Studies (CENESS) Anton Khlopkov has said that the United States’ sanctions on the Fordow nuclear plant is a blow to the 2015 nuclear deal, formally known as the JCPOA.

New U.S. Sanctions on Iran and Europe’s Response
Sunday, November 10, 2019

Tyler Cullis
Europe, in other words, must make a high-level political statement establishing a clear red line for the Trump administration and specifying the consequences to the United States from failing to observe this red line.

Trump may be readier to make concessions to Iran in impeachment situation
Monday, November 4, 2019

Peter Jenkins, former UK Ambassador to the IAEA and UN, says that the initiation of impeachment proceedings against President Trump has created a situation in which he may be readier to make concessions to Iran.