Washington D.C. (GZ) – From her influential post at the Treasury Department, Sigal Mandelker has vowed to defend “our great partner, Israel” by sanctioning Iran. Her actions have resulted in FBI interrogations of US citizens who attended a conference in Iran and the likely liquidation of a bank that partnered
Tehran (TSN) – The Iranian oil tanker seized as a tool of confrontation between the Persian country and the West has finally left Gibraltar Sunday after the British territory rejected a request from the United States to pursue the detention. The Adrian Darya 1, formerly known as Grace 1, left anchorage off Gibraltar around 11:00 p.m. local time for an unclear destination, shipping data showed.
Beijing (TT) – China is still importing oil from Iran despite the U.S.’s reimposition of the sanctions on the country, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing official customs data. The Asian country imported 855,638 tons (about 209,000 barrels per day) of crude oil from Iran in June. As reported, the data adds
Tehran (TNA) – Iran is commemorating the 31st anniversary of the downing of its passenger plane by a US Navy guided-missile cruiser in the Persian Gulf waters in 1988 in which 290 innocent civilians were killed. The civilian aircraft, an Airbus A300B2, was flying in Iranian airspace over the Strait
Tehran (TT) – With the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps recently declaring it had struck down the RQ-4 Global Hawk over Iranian airspace, Commanders of the IRGC, Major Generals Hossein Salami, and Qasem Soleimani stressed that the move should alert Washington officials to stay away. The incident sent “a clear message” to the
Washington (MEE) – The United States will send about 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East in response to White House claims that Iran attacked two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week, Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said. “The recent Iranian attacks validate the reliable, credible intelligence we have received on
Tehran (TT) -The United States Secretary of State, who is one of the symbols of assassination, violence, killing and disregard for international law, has accused the Islamic Republic of Iran of recent attacks in the Oman Sea. This charge comes from Mike Pompeo to Iran, the nature of the Trump government has
Moscow (MEMO) -Russia on Thursday called for normalization with Iran and warned against accusing Tehran of attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, Anadolu Agency reports. In a news conference in the capital Moscow, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said the situation should not be used to escalate tensions with