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Jan 20: Iran’s wealth gap – tens of millions struggle to get by

Recent anti-government demonstrations in Iran exposed the growing divide between rich and poor. While one or two percent of the population enjoy a luxurious lifestyle, millions of Iranians are struggling to make ends meet. In 2017, Iran’s [...]

Jan 15: Sunken Iranian Tanker’s Oil Burning In Sea

Chinese state media say oil from a sunken Iranian tanker is burning in the East China Sea. Iranian state TV says the Sanchi sank on Sunday. It collided with a freighter on January 6th. 3 bodies from the tanker’s 30-member crew were recovered. [...]

Jan 14: Iran rejects Trump’s call for changes to nuclear deal

Iran says it will retaliate after US President Donald Trump announced fourteen new sanctions against Iranian individuals and entities. They are not connected to the Iranian nuclear deal, which Trump extended on Friday, warning it would be the [...]

Jan 13: Iran nuclear deal – Tehran reacts to Trumps threats

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the 2015 deal is not renegotiable. On Twitter, he called Trump’s announcement a “desperate attempt” to undermine a solid multilateral agreement. People on the streets [...]

Jan 11: US politicians & media dream of regime change in Iran

The more intense and violent demonstrations in Iran have given way to patriotic rallies with thousands of Iranians shouting pro-government slogans. RT America’s Anya Parampil reports on the US role in fomenting discontent in Iran, the voices [...]

Jan 3: White House intervenes in domestic affairs of another country: Trump Supports People of Iran

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says President Donald Trump supports the “popular, organic uprising orgnized by brave Iranian citizens.” Copyright Disclaimer: Embed picked from youtube.com official channel of [...]

Jan 2: Iran protests: More deaths as President Rouhani calls for unity

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani is calling for unity as violence at anti-government protests intensifies. The protests began as people took to the streets to voice their anger at a worsening economic situation. More people were reportedly [...]

Dec 30: Why are people protesting in Iran?

Tensions are high in Iran as hundreds of people protest in multiple cities against the government’s economic policies. Speaking to Al Jazeera from Iran’s capital, Mohammad Marandi, professor at Tehran University, says US sanctions [...]

Dec 15: USA accuses Iran of violating UN resolutions

The United States has presented what it calls “undeniable evidence” that Iran is violating UN resolutions and supplying weapons to Houthi fighters in Yemen. Tehran calls the allegations “unfounded and irresponsible”. Copyright Disclaimer: Embed [...]

Dec 9: Saudi Arabia should ‘start producing prosperity instead of terrorists’ – Iran FM

Just as the Syrian war started to show some promise of abating, the violence in Yemen has intensified to a degree that may once again put the Middle East on the brink of a major confrontation. Does the idea of forging some kind of regional [...]

Dec 6: Erdogan helped Iran evade US sanctions, Turkish businessman Zarrab claims

A trial playing out in New York is being watched carefully in Turkey. That’s where a banker accused of helping to launder money for Iran is from. And wrapping up his testimony on Tuesday was gold trader Reza Zarrab, who has levelled [...]

Arab League: Ministers condemn Iran and Hezbollah

A meeting of the Arab League in Cairo has agreed to condemn Iran and Hezbollah – labelling the Lebanese group a “terrorist” organisation. Saudi Arabia requested the meeting to discuss alleged “violations” committed by Iran in [...]
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Saudi-Iran proxy war may push Lebanon back into civil strive

Saudi Arabia and Iran are two regional powers that have long been competing for influence. Lebanon’s president claimed that Riyadh may have forced the prime minister to resign because it felt he hadn’t done enough to stand up to [...]

Will cold war between Saudi Arabia & Iran become a full-scale military conflict?

Thousands of people in Yemen have lined the capital’s streets in protest against the Saudi-led blockade of the country. The civil war in Yemen is seen by Middle East experts as a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Copyright Disclaimer: Embed [...]

Missile fired at Saudis was Iranian – alleges US Air Force

The ballistic missile, intercepted near Saudi Arabia’s capital last Saturday, was from Iran and bore “Iranian markings,” a top US Air Force commander has said. Copyright Disclaimer: Embed picked from youtube.com official channel of the [...]

Iran’s flower industry set to bloom globally – Pakistan can learn from it

Iran’s flower industry has a global reach and Pakistan can learn from their experience to increase their own exports. Copyright Disclaimer: Embed picked from youtube.com official channel of the producers. All copyright belongs to the [...]