A university student from Iran who waited a year to be granted a student visa was deported by US border patrol agents when he arrived

2020-01-22 13:13

An Iranian college student facing deportation has ignited outrage from local community members to politicians on Capitol Hill.

US president Donald Trump has killed the Iran nuclear deal, and nobody can revive it

2020-01-20 09:02

This week Britain, France, and Germany activated a dispute mechanism in the 2015 deal in an attempt to re-commit it to the agreement. They will fail.

Iran's supreme leader called Trump a 'clown' as he delivered Friday prayers for the first time in 8 years

2020-01-17 14:32

Khamenei was notably quiet on the Ukrainian Flight 752 crash, however, only briefly mentioning it as a "bitter accident."

Trump reportedly authorised the Soleimani strike 7 months ago, throwing a wrench through his argument that there was an 'imminent threat'

2020-01-14 12:42

US officials told NBC that Trump approved a US military strike against Soleimani if Iran killed in American back in June of 2019.

Trump's national security adviser suggests Iran has been 'choked off' by sanctions, but Trump says he 'couldn't care less' if Iran wants to negotiate

2020-01-13 19:35

National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien appeared on Fox News Sunday and said that a "maximum pressure campaign" against Iran is working.

US condemns latest missile attack on Iraqi base

2020-01-13 10:43

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said he was "outraged" by another missile attack on an Iraqi airbase where US forces have been stationed, as neighboring Iran signalled a wish to de-escalate tensions.

Iran thought the Ukrainian passenger plane it shot down was a US military plane

2020-01-11 09:50

The passenger plane bound for Kyiv, Ukraine, was taken down by an Iranian missile shortly after taking off from Tehran on Wednesday.

Victims of the fatal Ukraine plane crash included students from the world's best universities, newlyweds, and a wife separated from her husband by a ticket error

2020-01-10 16:25

People on Flight PS 752 included 82 Iranians, 63 Canadians, and 11 Ukrainians, as well as nationals from Sweden, Afghanistan, Germany, and the UK.

US intelligence reportedly indicates that Iran accidentally shot down the Ukrainian Airlines plane and then realised its mistake

2020-01-10 12:36

Iran claims the plane crashed due to technical problems. US, British, and Canadian intelligence say it was likely shot down by Iran missile.

Here are 3 times passenger planes have been accidentally shot down amid heightened military tensions

2020-01-10 10:31

There are suspicions that Iran shot down a passenger jet amid tensions with the US. Here are three other times something like this has happened.

 

Donald Trump brags his strike on Soleimani killed '2 for the price of 1' while giving a behind-the-scenes account of the assassination to GOP donors at his Florida resort

2020-01-20 17:23

The president recalled how US military officials counted down the seconds leading up to the strike outside the Baghdad International airport.

Trump warns Iran's supreme leader to be 'careful with his words'

2020-01-18 10:58

President Donald Trump on Friday warned Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, to be "very careful with his words."

WATCH | Why Trump ordered the killing of Iran's Qassem Suleimani

2020-01-14 17:33

Qassem Suleimani, who was killed in a US drone strike in Baghdad, was widely considered to be the most powerful man in Iran after the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Iran's Rouhani: Punish those responsible for air disaster

2020-01-14 12:18

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that everyone responsible for the accidental shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner last week must be punished.

No 'cover up' in shot down airliner accountability, Iran officials say

2020-01-13 13:56

Iran's government on Monday denied a "cover-up" after it took days for the armed forces to admit a Ukrainian airliner was shot down by mistake last week.

The US reportedly sent secret messages to Iran via Swiss intermediaries, urging it not to provoke Trump

2020-01-12 07:42

The Swiss embassy in Tehran has been used by the American government to communicate with Iran since the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

Iran admits it shot down Ukrainian Airlines flight 752, blaming human error

2020-01-11 07:31

In a statement early Saturday morning, Iran said that its military accidentally shot down the plane, killing 176 people.

US president Donald Trump's assassination of Soleimani is a shocking use of a leader 'decapitation' strategy that has rarely worked in the past

2020-01-10 13:01

Decapitation strikes generally only offer short-term gains while failing to address root problems. Soleimani's killing is poised to be no different.

Iran is using bulldozers at the Ukrainian plane crash site, which could make it impossible to find out what really happened

2020-01-10 11:21

Experts fear that moving around pieces of debris could effectively destroy evidence. Iran has also been reluctant to share the plane's black boxes.

Iran's claims for why it couldn't have shot down a Ukrainian airplane aren't adding up

2020-01-10 08:28

US officials reportedly said they saw Iranian radar systems lock on the aircraft before it was shot down.

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