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Jun 14, 2019
US releases footage of 'Iran removing unexploded mine' from oil tanker, Tehran dismisses 'unfounded' allegationsThe United States military released a video showing Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz.
May 01, 2019
Donald Trump's decision to ban all Iranian oil purchases after May result of hawkish economic, security advisorsTrump has been eager to halt Iran’s oil exports since slapping sanctions on the Islamic Republic last November for the first time since 2015
Oct 17, 2018
Iran's Revolutionary Guard says they killed mastermind of parade attack that left 25 dead in SeptemberThe Guards said in a statement published on state media their forces had killed a man named Abu Zaha and four other militants in Diyala province in Iraq. One news website run by Iran's state television said Abu Zaha was a member of Islamic State.
Sep 24, 2018
In response to US sanctions, Iran president Hassan Rouhani says Donald Trump will fail against Tehran like Saddam HusseinUS President Donald Trump will fail in his confrontation with Iran, just like Iraq’s Saddam Hussein, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, referring to the war between the two West Asian powers and vowing that Tehran will not abandon its missiles.
Sep 22, 2018
Attack on Iran military parade kills 9, injures 20; state media blame Sunni militants for incidentFour militants carried out the attack and two of them were killed, according to Iran state media. There has been no claim of responsibility for the attack in the city of Ahvaz.
Aug 22, 2018
US national security advisor John Bolton says sanctions on Iran more effective than expected, notes 'devastating' economic impactThe Trump administration slapped back sanctions this month after withdrawing from the 2015 international nuclear deal with Iran. The US turnaround has outraged Iran
Jul 17, 2018
Iranian authorities arrest 44 people for posting 'immoral images' on InstagramIran conducts regular similar crackdowns to combat western cultural influence.
Jun 05, 2018
Israel calls for coalition against Iran's self-armament, Ayatollah asks leaders to drop 'dream' of curbing nuclear programmeIsrael's minister of intelligence Yisrael Katz called for a coalition against Iran if it refuses to curb its nuclear programme. Iran denies its armament to be meant for military purposes.
May 12, 2018
Eleven Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria on Thursday, says Britain-based human rights monitorAt least 11 Iranians were among those killed in unprecedented Israeli strikes on Syria this week, a monitor said.
May 01, 2018
After Russia, Iran bans the use of messaging app Telegram citing national security concernsThe court order said Iran’s security had been threatened by Telegram as it had been used to mobilise many anti-government protests.