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    Iran rules MOAB to be illegitimate

    Iran rules MOAB to be illegitimate

    April 21, 2017 The secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani, slammed as “illegitimate” the US dropping of a large bomb on Afghanistan, reminding Washington that…

    MASS MEETING

    MASS MEETING

    April 21, 2017 Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona visited last week with hundreds, if not thousands, of Mojahedin-e Khalq troops in their new home of exile in…

    48 killed by floods in northwest

    48 killed by floods in northwest

    April 21, 2017 Floods and mudslides caused by torrential rains and deforestation have killed 48 people in five northwestern provinces. The heavy rainfall began Friday and quickly produced…

    Tidbits and Morsels

    Houthi arms

    Houthi arms

    April 21, 2017 The Islamic Republic has long denied ever providing arms to the Houthi…

    Watch the girls

    April 21, 2017 The Tehran Times reports that men were allowed to watch a women’s…

    Head count

    Head count

    April 21, 2017 The Islamic Republic delights in telling Europe it should be fighting terrorism…

    More privatization

    April 21, 2017 All state-owned businesses that are on the list to be privatized will…

    Come again!

    Come again!

    April 21, 2017 In one of the weirder predictions you will ever hear, the Israel…

    Iran hand seen

    April 21, 2017 Bahrain says it has arrested 14 members of a rebel band, of…

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    Economy

    Car production recovers

    Car production recovers

    April 21, 2017 Iran’s carmakers produced 41 percent more vehicles in the last Persian year than they did in the previous year, when they were still under sanctions.…

    Total may buy Iran LNG

    Total may buy Iran LNG

    April 21, 2017 France’s Total is in talks to buy a multi-billion-dollar stake in Iran’s partly built liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility, called Iran LNG, Reuters reported.…

    Non-oil exports exceed imports

    April 21, 2017 For only the second year since the revolution, Iran has chalked up more “non-oil” exports than imports. Economically, all that matters is the balance of…

    The Oil Patch

    The Oil Patch

    April 21, 2017 BACK UP — The price of an OPEC barrel has recovered all of its recent losses—but isn’t continuing upward.  Basically it is back in the…

    Iran claims $12B foreign investment in last year

    April 21, 2017 Economy Minister Ali Tayeb-nia said foreign investment approved in the just-completed Persian year totaled $12 billion, almost six times as much as came to Iran…

    Rail fees halved to attract users

    Rail fees halved to attract users

    March 17, 2017 Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan have agreed to halve the rail freight charges between them in an effort to activate the North-South Transport Corridor, which aims…

    Diaspora

    Son says Louisiana dad got Iran cops to jail him

    Son says Louisiana dad got Iran cops to jail him

    April 21, 2017 It’s complicated.  In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, automobile dealer Hamid Ghassemi is awaiting trial with three other men in…

    Democrat to seek congressional seat in Orange County, Calif.

    Democrat to seek congressional seat in Orange County, Calif.

    April 21, 2017 Democrat Kia Hamadanchy has announced he will run for the Congress in Orange County, California, next year becoming the…

    US man attacks Iranian teen girl

    April 21, 2017 A Colorado financial adviser is accused of forcing his way into the home of teenaged Iranian-born girl and…

    US arrests Iran sanctions buster

    US arrests Iran sanctions buster

    April 21, 2017 An Iranian-Canadian man has been arrested just inside the United States for smuggling missile testing systems to Iran.…

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