Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian and former deputy assistant secretary of state for Iraq and Iran Brett McGurk discuss Rezaian's new book "Prisoner," about the 544 days he spent in an Iranian.. CBS News - Published
CNN reports A Boeing 707 cargo plane crashed in Iran Monday, killing at least 15 people on board. The plane went down at about 8:30 a.m. local time in the capital Tehran. The Farsi News Agency reported..
Reuters reports a Boeing 707 military cargo plane crashed in bad weather on Monday west of the Iranian capital, killing 15 out of the 16 people on board. A flight engineer survived and was taken to the..
The Iranian army said 15 people were killed when a military cargo plane crashed about 15 kilometers west of Tehran on January 14.The plane was flying from Kyrgyzstan to Payam Airport but attempted in..
CNN reports, In a rare acknowledgment of Israeli operations in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the country's air force struck Syria over the weekend.
Speaking at Sunday's weekly Cabinet..
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called his Turkish counterpart Saturday to discuss Syria.
The conversation that comes at a time of increased tensions between the two NATO allies over the planned US..
Marizeh Hashemi, a TV anchor in Iran, was arrested Sunday in the U.S. and is testifying before a grand jury in Washington. This is the first time U.S. authorities have commented on her case. NPR - Published
An Iranian-American businessman who gave money to Democrats including former President Barack Obama should be released early from his 12-year prison term for a $292 million bank fraud and moved to home.. Reuters - Published
An American-born Iranian television anchor has been arrested as a material witness in an undisclosed U.S. federal investigation, according to a federal court order granted on Friday. Reuters - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — The son of an American-born anchor for Iran’s state television broadcaster says his mother will appear before a U.S. grand jury. Hossein Hashemi tells The Associated Press that.. Seattle Times - Published
CALAIS, France (AP) — Border control officers patrolling the land, sea and air of northern France are combing beaches, dunes and the frigid, murky coastal waters in a bid to end a high-risk but.. Seattle Times - Published
Reuters reports the latest opinions from various analysts, citing that the US could extend waivers from sanctions on Iranian oil imports in May. However, the number of countries receiving them are.. FXstreet.com - Published
After Secretary of State Pompeo went to Iraq to encourage the country to stop trading with Iran, an Iranian delegation arrived for a trade conference. The countries are deeply enmeshed in business. NPR - Published
Last year saw a spike in the number of migrants, many of them Iranians, trying to cross the English Channel to reach Britain by boat. The re-imposed sanctions by the United States have hurt the Iranian.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
The Iranian regime that has repeatedly been criticized for detaining Americans and then ignoring calls for their release is now crying foul Thursday following the FBI’s apparent arrest of an.. FOXNews.com - Published
Former Donald Trump personal lawyer Michael Cohen hired a outside tech consultant to gin up enthusiasm about Trump’s business acumen and presidential chances, which included attempts to rig online.. The Wrap - Published
A U.S. born journalist working for the Iranian state broadcaster PressTV was detained by the United States government on Wednesday.
Marzieh Hashemi, a prominent news reader for the media.. The Wrap - Published
For a new podcast, member station WNYC has been asking: What scares you? Samin Nosrat, the Iranian-American food writer behind the cookbook, Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, talks about some of her fears. NPR - Published
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranian hard-line newspapers and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif are criticizing the arrest in the U.S. of an American anchorwoman from Iran’s state-run.. Seattle Times - Published
A prominent American anchorwoman on Iranian state television has been arrested by the FBI during a visit to the U.S., the overseas broadcaster reported Wednesday. Her son said she was being held in a.. USATODAY.com - Published Also reported by •Deseret News •Newsday
An American-born journalist working for Iranian state television's English-language service was arrested over the weekend after flying into the U.S., the broadcaster reported Wednesday. FOXNews.com - Published
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The shah of Iran’s last refuge before fleeing his country in 1979 was a palatial estate nestled against the Alborz Mountains — a place no Iranian ever dreamed of visiting... Seattle Times - Published
Can pop culture move politics? The war movie ‘Damascus Time’ represents the fruit of a long effort by Iranian conservatives to gain supportive voices in the arts. But its impact may be limited. Christian Science Monitor - Published
BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors in Germany say an army employee has been detained on suspicion of spying for the Iranian intelligence service. The federal prosecutor’s office said in a statement that the.. Seattle Times - Published
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Tuesday conducted one of at least two satellite launches it plans despite criticism from the United States, but the satellite failed to reach orbit, an official said. The.. SeattlePI.com - Published
A decades-old Iranian Boeing 707 military cargo plane reportedly carrying meat from Kyrgyzstan crashed on Monday while trying to land west of Iran's capital, killing 15 people on board and leaving a.. Newsday - Published
MIAMI (AP) — A New York woman with a rare blood type is donating two units to help save a 2-year-old South Florida girl who is battling cancer. News outlets report the woman had donated her own blood.. SeattlePI.com - Published
JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak is attacking the country’s current leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, for breaking with Israel’s ambiguity over its strikes against Iranian.. Seattle Times - Published
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The head of the Thomson Reuters Foundation says she’s “sincerely worried” about a detained British-Iranian national going on hunger strike to protest her.. Seattle Times - Published