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Amir Tataloo: Iranian rapper detained by Turkish authorities

BBC - 2020-01-29 00:03
Turkish police say Interpol issued a "red notice" for Amir Tataloo, a controversial Iranian rapper. ...

Amir Tataloo: Iranian rapper detained by Turkish authorities - BBC News

BBC - 2020-01-28 21:48

Canada moving some troops out of Iraq for security in wake of U.S. killing of Iranian general - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2020-01-26 09:33

Compilation of States’ Reactions to U.S. and Iranian Uses of Force in Iraq in January 2020

Justsecurity - 2020-01-25 22:50

US-Iran Tensions Highlights: Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif meets Prime Minister Modi | Deccan Herald

Deccanherald - 2020-01-25 18:21

Thousands of Shiite cleric Sadr’s supporters rally against U.S. military presence in Iraq

E-Kurd - 2020-01-24 15:34
BAGHDAD,— Thousands of Iraqis rallied at two central Baghdad intersections on Friday after a prominent Shiite cleric called for a “million strong” protest against the American military presence, following the U.S. killing of an Iranian general and an Iraq ...

US sanction companies "helping" Iran

ANF - 2020-01-23 22:05
The US imposed new sanctions on companies accused of helping Iran's state-owned National Iranian Oil Company export millions of dollars of goods in violation of US sanctions. ...

Pro-Iranian militias in Iraq threaten Iraqi President for meeting Trump - The Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2020-01-23 20:56

An iranian missile attack: remarkably mild and carefully planned vengeance?

Celebsnet - 2020-01-22 23:04

White House live-stream confuses Iraqi President Barham Salih with Iranian President - The National

Thenational - 2020-01-22 17:30

In the U.S., they wanted to kill Suleimani last summer

E-Kurd - 2020-01-22 15:22
Sardar Mesto | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The American television channel NBC News reported that the US government had planned the assassination of Iranian commander General Qassem Suleimani seven months ago. President Donald Trump then authorized the assassi ...

Al-Monitor, Iraqi Kurdistan president: ‘We are not scared of Iran, but we respect Iran’

Justice for Kurds - 2020-01-20 20:54
The assassination of Iranian Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in a Jan. 3 drone strike carried out by the United States sent shock waves throughout the region. Those who argued that Tehran would take its time to re ...

Activists in Berlin protest Iranian regime

ANF - 2020-01-19 10:08
Kurdish people gathered in Kottbusser-Tor square in Berlin to protest the Iranian state's pressure on the Kurds and civilians living in Iran. ...

After Iranian missile scare, Irbil balances fear and hope for de-escalation - Stripes

Stripes - 2020-01-18 13:41

Iranian President Calls for Referendum to ‘Clarify Political Track’ | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-01-17 23:31

Opinion: comment un Kurdistan indépendant peut contenir l'Iran @mutludc

L'Important - 2020-01-17 09:43
The death of Iranian Quds Force Gen. Qassem Soleimani placed the entire Middle East, if not the world, on edge. Iran’s recently growing stronghold only demonstrates that it is time for the United States to support an option that will counter I ...

Senior DOD official describes rationale for attack on quds force commander

CENTCOM - 2020-01-16 23:05
President Donald J. Trump last night directed, and the Defense Department subsequently launched, an airstrike that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of the Quds Force, a senior DOD official said during a news teleconference. ...

Iran's Message Behind Attacks On US Bases In Iraq And Its Consequences | The Iranian

Iranian - 2020-01-16 20:59

The Iran Nuclear Deal at Four: A Requiem?

International Crisis Group - 2020-01-16 13:05
Prospects for the 2015 nuclear deal’s survival are dimming, as Washington tightens its sanctions, Tehran loosens its compliance, U.S.-Iranian clashes pick up in intensity and European powers crack down on agreement breaches. Third-party mediation is like ...

Kurdish Iranian singer sends condolences to victims of Iran protests, Ukrainian Airline disaster | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-01-16 10:08

US-Iran Tensions Live: Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif meets Prime Minister Modi | Deccan Herald

Deccanherald - 2020-01-15 18:05

Esper: Information Indicated 'Broad Scale' Attack Within 'Matter of Days'

CENTCOM - 2020-01-14 23:07
Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper reiterated his belief on Sunday morning talk shows that elimination of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani would prevent an attack that could lead to more dangerous, open conflict with Iran. ...

Iraq’s Shiite cleric Sadr calls for mass protests against U.S. presence

E-Kurd - 2020-01-14 19:38
BAGHDAD,— Firebrand Iraqi leader Muqtada Sadr called Tuesday for a “million-strong march” against the presence of US troops in Iraq, days after parliament voted for their departure following Washington’s killing of an Iranian general in a Baghdad drone st ...

Trump softens rhetoric after Iranian missile attacks, says Tehran appears to be 'standing down'

Todayonline - 2020-01-14 19:37

Trump responds to Iranian missile strikes with new economic sanctions - Post Courier

Postcourier - 2020-01-14 19:37

Iran says U.S. bears blame for Iranian forces shooting down plane - live updates

Cbsnews - 2020-01-14 19:37

Videos: Third Day of Protests in Iranian Cities | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-01-14 13:43

Rohani says all responsible for plane crash will be punished

ANF - 2020-01-14 10:42
Iranian president, Hassan Rohani, has assured that Iran will "punish" all those responsible for the crash of the Ukrainian civilian plane hit by a missile outside Tehran on 8 January. ...

Inside a US air base attacked by Iranian missiles

BBC - 2020-01-14 00:30
Al Asad was targeted after Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani was killed in a US air strike. ...

Chairman: defensive measures prevented casualties in Iranian attack

CENTCOM - 2020-01-13 23:02
Although Iranian missiles damaged equipment and infrastructure at U.S. and ally-occupied military installations in Iraq yesterday, training and defensive readiness paid off in no lives being lost, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said. ...

Iran news: Iranian official denies reports demonstrators facing live ammunition fire today — live updates

Cbsnews - 2020-01-13 15:25

Iranian official mocks Donald Trump on Twitter after missile attack | Metro News

Metro - 2020-01-13 10:23

After Missiles Fly, Iraq Becomes the Battleground | The Iranian

Iranian - 2020-01-13 10:17

Rahmani: Rojava gives hope to the oppressed

ANF - 2020-01-12 16:33
In an interview with ANF, Iranian author Bahram Rahmani stresses the importance of the democratic alternative in Rojava for the oppressed of the world and calls for solidarity with the resistance against the Turkish invasion. ...

Iranian mob screams ‘Death to England’ as Iranian leader warns missile attacks are ‘just the first step’

Thescottishsun - 2020-01-12 12:54

Iranian general transformed Syria's war in Assad's favor - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2020-01-12 12:51

Iranian security forces fire tear gas, detain British ambassador in protests over Ukranian air disaster

Rûdaw - 2020-01-12 07:41

Iranian General Lays Out Aim to Expel U.S. From Mideast - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-01-12 07:17

US-Iran Tensions Live: Iranian Revolutionary Guards take responsibility for downing of plane | Deccan Herald

Deccanherald - 2020-01-12 01:44

Kurdistan Human Rights Association: We demand prosecution from the Iranian government

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-01-12 00:42
KMMK: On Wednesday, January 8, a Ukrainian passenger plane in Tehran was shot down by the Islamic Republic of Iran’s air defense, killing 178 people. The Islamic Republic of Iran initially declared the plane crash to be a technical failure. Finally, due t ...

Tensions Rise in the Middle East After U.S. Killing of Iranian Military Leader - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-01-11 21:35

Donald Trump responds to Iranian missile strikes with new economic sanctions - Donald Trump's America - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2020-01-11 15:47

'Defensive Measures' Saved Lives In Iranian Attacks On Military Bases

Forces - 2020-01-11 15:46

US-Iran Tensions Live: Iranian Revolutionary Guard take responsibility for downing of plane | Deccan Herald

Deccanherald - 2020-01-11 14:29

Maine’s Iranian Americans watch Middle East escalation with conflicting emotions - Portland Press Herald

Pressherald - 2020-01-11 10:51

US-Iran Tensions Live: Unintentionally shot down Ukrainian jetliner due to human error, says Iranian state TV | Deccan Herald

Deccanherald - 2020-01-11 07:00

Reports: US Military Tried but Failed to Kill Iranian Commander in Yemen | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-01-10 23:17

US imposes new sanctions on Iranian industry sectors, officials

Gulan Media - 2020-01-10 22:36

Washington dismisses Iraq request to withdraw troops

E-Kurd - 2020-01-10 22:34
WASHINGTON,— Washington on Friday dismissed an Iraqi request to prepare to pull out its troops, amid heightened U.S.-Iranian tensions after the U.S. killing of an Iranian commander in Baghdad, and said it was exploring a possible expansion of NATO’s prese ...

Roundtable: Iranian Missile Attacks in Iraq

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-01-10 21:37
On January 7, the Islamic Republic of Iran fired a salvo of ballistic missiles at two Iraqi bases that host […] ...

Kurdish Security Forces Visit Strike Site of Iranian Missile

Yahoo - 2020-01-10 19:17

Iraqi anti-government protesters back in Baghdad square, call for a million-man rally

E-Kurd - 2020-01-10 17:21
BAGHDAD,— Protesters flooded into Baghdad’s Tahrir Square on Friday afternoon chanting “No, no to America! No, no, to Iran!”, in a revival of anti-government demonstrations that were sidelined by the US killing of an Iranian general in the Iraqi capital a ...

America's Iraq War May Escalate After Airstrikes On Iranian-Backed Groups | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2020-01-10 14:40

Eight Hashd al-Shaabi members killed in air strike in Syria

ANF - 2020-01-10 13:05
Eight militias were reportedly killed in an airstrike on pro-Iranian group Hashd al-Shaabi in eastern Syria. ...

Iranian missile ‘shot down’ Ukrainian plane: Canadian PM

Rûdaw - 2020-01-10 10:41

Donald Trump kicks Iranian hornet's nest - News-Decoder

News Decoder - 2020-01-10 09:17

Eight Hashd Shabi members killed in air strike in Syria

ANF - 2020-01-10 08:55
Eight militias were reportedly killed in an airstrike on pro-Iranian Hashd Shabi in eastern Syria. ...

Iranian-Americans gloomy about prospects for detente with Tehran

Rûdaw - 2020-01-10 06:55

Iranian MPs chant 'death to America' in fist-clenched fury over US drone death of Soleimani | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2020-01-10 03:35

US killing of Qasem Soleimani is good news for IS jihadists

BBC - 2020-01-10 03:10
The assassination of the Iranian general has set off a chain of consequences, says Jeremy Bowen. ...

Two military leaders were targeted and killed

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2020-01-10 01:58
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Early morning on January 3rd, 2020, Qasim Suleimani (Commander of Iranian Quds-Corps) and Abu-Mehdi Muhandis (Deputy Head of PMF) were killed in Baghdad’s airport, targeted by American drones. The United States, Iran an ...

CNN's Tehran Reporter Throws Softballs, Eggs On Iranian Spokesman to Echo CNN on Trump

Newsbusters - 2020-01-09 19:22

EU promised to save nuclear treat despite US-Iran tensions

ANF - 2020-01-09 17:26
The European Union promised to save Iranian nuclear deal despite tensions among US and Iran. ...

Earthquake Hits Kurdistan Region-Iran Border

BAS News - 2020-01-09 14:36
ERBIL — A magnitude 4.7 earthquake hit the border areas between Kurdistan Region and Iran on Thursday. According United States Geological Survey (USGC) live map, the earthquake center was near Iranian Kurdish town of Sar Pole Zahab, with a depth of 7.7 k ...

Jeremy Corbyn refuses FOUR times to call Iranian general a terrorist and says his killing was illegal

Thesun - 2020-01-09 14:00

Iranian Embassy issues warning | Otago Daily Times Online News

ODT - 2020-01-09 14:00

Iranian general transformed Syria's war in Assad's favor - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2020-01-09 11:31

The US is ready to negotiate with Iran without preconditions!

ANF - 2020-01-09 10:57
In a letter to the UN Security Council, US Ambassador Kelly Craft said the United States that the killing of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani was self defense and added they are ready to take additional action "as necessary" in the Middle East to protect ...

After Iranian missile scare, Irbil balances fear and hope for de-escalation - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2020-01-09 10:54

The Aftermath of hypothetical U.S.- Iran war

E-Kurd - 2020-01-09 10:39
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The tension between the US and Iran in the Middle East is rising over the killing of an Iranian military general by US forces last week. It might lead to a full scale war between the two countries. However, and histor ...

Kurdish leaders call for de-escalation following Iranian missile attacks

Rûdaw - 2020-01-09 09:08

Pick your poison: The potential Iranian responses to US drone strike | Ars Technica

Arstechnica - 2020-01-09 07:30

Russia Condemns US Killing of Iranian Commander | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-01-09 03:22

Pompeo limits US diplomats' contact with Iranian opposition groups | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-01-09 03:22

Iraq to Summon Iranian Ambassador over Missile Attack

BAS News - 2020-01-09 00:36
ERBIL - Iraq's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has rejected Iran's missile attack on the US bases in Anbar province and Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil, planning to summon the country's ambassador over the incident. "The foreign ministry rejects these attac ...

U.S. Troops, Allies Brace for Threatened Iranian Retaliation - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-01-09 00:20

Turkish military closely monitored Iranian army and IRGC activities until 2016 - Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2020-01-09 00:10

Trump says no U.S. casualties, Iran appears to be standing down

E-Kurd - 2020-01-08 22:57
WASHINGTON,— U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday there were no American casualties in the Iranian strikes on military bases housing U.S. troops in Iraq and that Tehran appeared to be standing down. “No Americans were harmed in last night’s attac ...

Trump deescalates after Iranian missile attacks

Kurdistan24 - 2020-01-08 22:40

Iraq Crisis: Sadr Urges Militias to Stand Down

BAS News - 2020-01-08 22:35
ERBIL - Iraqi powerful Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr said on Wednesday that he believes the crisis in the country was over, urging the pro-Iranian militia groups to stand down. Sadr's comments came as tensions were escalating in the past few days between t ...

Iran Attacks U.S. Forces, Then Both Sides Stand Down

NewYorker - 2020-01-08 21:54
Robin Wright on Iran’s ballistic-missile attack on U.S. positions at the Ain al-Assad base, near Baghdad, and at Erbil, in northern Kurdistan, in retaliation for a U.S. drone attack in Iraq that killed the Iranian general Qassem Suleimani. ...

Iranian sculptor builds statues for humanity, not auctions

Al Monitor - 2020-01-08 20:07

After Iranian missile scare, Irbil balances fear and hope for de-escalation - News - Stripes

Stripes - 2020-01-08 20:07

Trump: We evaluate options in response to Iranian aggression

ANF - 2020-01-08 20:07
US President stated that Iran appeared to be standing down, which “is a good thing for all parties concerned and a very good thing for the world”. ...

Iran believed to have deliberately missed U.S. forces in Iraq strikes: sources

E-Kurd - 2020-01-08 19:07
WASHINGTON,— Iran is believed to have deliberately sought to avoid U.S. military casualties in missile strikes on bases housing American troops in Iraq launched in retaliation for the U.S. killing of an Iranian general, according to U.S. and European gove ...

The daily signal: Kurdish Opposition Prepares for War After Iran’s Top General Dies in US Drone Strike

Justice for Kurds - 2020-01-08 18:08
KYIV, Ukraine—After a U.S. airstrike in Iraq killed Iran’s top military commander, members of a coalition of Iraq-based, Kurdish Iranian militias say they are ready to go to war against Tehran. “We accept the U.S. military as a liberation army. In the eve ...

The Jerusalem Post – Israel News: Iran and US tensions put Kurdistan region in difficult position

Justice for Kurds - 2020-01-08 18:08
The Kurdistan Regional Government is concerned that US-Iran tensions could result in a renewed rise of ISIS. Iranian consulates in the autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq held events to mourn Qasem Soleimani on Sunday. In both Erbil, the capital of the Ku ...

NATO condemns Iranian retaliatory attack

ANF - 2020-01-08 18:02
NATO called on Iran to refrain from further violence. ...

Speaker of Iraqi Parliament condemns Iranian attack

ANF - 2020-01-08 18:02
The Speaker said the attack of Iran was a "violation of Iraqi sovereignty". ...

Iraqi President, Speaker Denounce Iran Missile Attack on US Bases

BAS News - 2020-01-08 17:23
ERBIL - Iraqi President Barham Salih and Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi have denounced Iran's missile attack on the US bases in Anbar province and Kurdistan Region's Erbil capital. "We denounce the Iranian missile bombing that hit the military in ...

Iranian General Qasem Soleimani Assassinated at Trump's Order

Esquire - 2020-01-08 16:13

President Trump says Iranian general killed in US airstrike plotting 'imminent' attacks; Iran vows 'harsh retaliation' [Video]

Yahoo - 2020-01-08 14:51

Assassination of Top Iranian General Could Reshuffle Region’s Cards - The Media Line

Themedialine - 2020-01-08 14:51

Kurdish Security Forces Visit Strike Site of Iranian Missile [Video]

Yahoo - 2020-01-08 14:05

Iraq Received Verbal Notification from Iran About Missile Attack: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2020-01-08 13:41
ERBIL — The Iraqi government, just shortly before the Iranian missile attack against US bases began, was notified by Tehran, said a spokesperson for PM Adil Abdul Mahdi’s office. “Shortly after midnight on Wednesday, 8 January 2019, we received an offici ...

General Qassem Soleimani: the key to Iranian influence in the Middle East

France24 - 2020-01-08 13:40

Russia and Syria's Presidents Meet After U.S. Kills Iranian General That Fought Their War

Newsweek - 2020-01-08 13:38

Iran missiles target U.S. bases in Iraq and Kurdistan, no casualties

E-Kurd - 2020-01-08 11:39
BAGHDAD,— Iran launched missiles at U.S.-led forces in Iraq and Kurdistan Region early on Wednesday, retaliating for the U.S. drone strike on an Iranian commander whose killing last week stoked fears of a new Middle East war. Iranian state television said ...

PM Barzani, US Secretary of State Discuss Iranian Strikes

Gulan Media - 2020-01-08 11:18

China concerned about Mideast spike in tensions and Germany condemned the Iranian missile strike

Gulan Media - 2020-01-08 11:18

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