Tag: Iran

BRIEFS

Iran Executes Second Person Arrested for Protesting

Iran announced the execution of a second prisoner who...

Iran Executes First Person that was Arrested in Connection to Protesting

Iran has carried out its first execution of a...

Iranian Judiciary Claims 40 Foreigners Arrested During Protests

The spokesperson for the Iranian Judiciary just announced that...

Iran Protests Continue Into 66th Day

Many locals have been injured as IRGC and other...

STORIES

European Parliament Votes To List IRGC As Terrorist Group, Sanctions Iran’s Supreme Leader And President

The European Parliament voted on Thursday in favor of a non-binding resolution to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corp (IRGC) as a terrorist group, and to sanction Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and President Ebrahim Raisi. The resolution comes as a response to the Iranian government's months of violent crackdowns...

Iran to Execute UK Citizen for MI6 Espionage Activities

Iranian State Owned Media has confirmed that Iran will execute Alireza Akbari for espionage activities on behalf of U.K. Intelligence, specifically MI6. Earlier this morning, BCC Farsi, confirmed that Akbari's wife had been summoned to the prison for a "final meeting" with her husband. Iran's Ministry of Intelligence has...

CENTCOM Says IRGC Vessel Attempted to “Blind” US Vessels with Spotlight in Strait of Hormuz

The United States Central Command (CENTCOM) reported that an IRGC vessel attempted to blind the bridges of two American naval vessels in the Strait of Hormuz on December 5, calling the incident “unsafe and unprofessional manner.” https://twitter.com/CENTCOM/status/1600232668586573824?s=20&t=q1eY0l5iyDJ_ZYqigOb__w In a press release, CENTCOM stated that the expeditionary sea base platform ship USS...

Iran To Disband Morality Police

As protests continue to grip the nation of Iran, the Prosecutor General has announced the disbandment of the morality police responsible for the death of 22 year old Mahsa Amini (Kurdish - Jina Amini). Despite taking a hardline stance on concessions, the Iranian government now seems to be wavering...

Azerbaijan’s Aliyev Says he is Not Afraid of Iran, Says he will Protect Azerbaijanis in Iran

While speaking at an international conference today in Baku, President Ilham Aliyev commented on Azerbaijan’s relations with Iran and stated that recent Iranian military exercises do not scare him. His statement comes amid growing tensions between the two countries. Aliyev explicitly noted Azerbaijan’s growing tensions with Iran, saying that “I...

IRGC-Controlled Fars News Website Hacked

The Iranian anti-government group “Black Reward” has claimed responsibility for hacking the IRGC-controlled Fars News Agency. In a message that appears when you attempt to access the Fars website, the hacker group states “For many years, the wage earners of the Fars Sludge Dispersal Company have been thinking that no...

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