South Africa: No evidence Iran plotted to assassinate US envoy

South Africa: No evidence Iran plotted to assassinate US envoy

South Africa's state security agency responds to report that Iran plotted to assassinate US ambassador to Pretoria as act of revenge.Elad Benari, Canada, Saturday, 12:19 AM
Pompeo: We'll enforce new sanctions on Iran starting next week

Pompeo: We'll enforce new sanctions on Iran starting next week

Secretary of State says US will do all that is needed to ensure UN sanctions on Iran are enforced.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:22 AM
Iran denies plotting to assassinate US ambassador

Iran denies plotting to assassinate US ambassador

Trump: Any attack by Iran will be met with an attack on Iran that will be 1,000 times greater in magnitude!Elad Benari, 9/15/2020, 6:47 AM
Report: Iran weighing assassination of US ambassador to South Africa

Report: Iran weighing assassination of US ambassador to South Africa

Iran reportedly weighing assassination attempt against American ambassador in retaliation for Soleimani elimination.Elad Benari, 9/14/2020, 6:04 AM
Iran promises 'proportionate' response to restoration of sanctions

Iran promises 'proportionate' response to restoration of sanctions

Iran's UN ambassador: Our reaction to Washington's attempts to reinstate sanctions will be proportionate to the state of affairs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2020, 6:48 AM
US: France and Britain are 'abdicating their duty' on Iran

US: France and Britain are 'abdicating their duty' on Iran

US envoy for Iran: We don't need anybody's permission to initiate snapback of sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/22/2020, 1:37 AM
Netanyahu welcomes 'snapback' of Iran sanctions

Netanyahu welcomes 'snapback' of Iran sanctions

Netanyahu: Responsible countries should support the US in seeking a real solution, one that will prevent Iran from building nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, 8/20/2020, 11:40 PM
US officially asks UN to activate Iran 'snapback'

US officially asks UN to activate Iran 'snapback'

US initiates the restoration of UN sanctions on Iran lifted in 2013. Israel welcomes the move.Elad Benari, 8/20/2020, 11:28 PM
Pompeo vows to sanction countries which oppose Iran 'snapback'

Pompeo vows to sanction countries which oppose Iran 'snapback'

Secretary of State says US will not hesitate to impose sanctions on any nation that opposes its effort to "snapback" sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 8/20/2020, 5:38 AM
Trump directs Pompeo to activate 'snapback' of Iran sanctions

Trump directs Pompeo to activate 'snapback' of Iran sanctions

Pompeo to travel to New York on Thursday to seek a return of all UN sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 8/20/2020, 1:16 AM
Trump planning 'snapback' of sanctions on Iran

Trump planning 'snapback' of sanctions on Iran

Trump will try a "snapback" to force a return of UN sanctions after Security Council rejects extension of Iran arms embargo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2020, 6:45 AM
US: Iran briefly seized oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

US: Iran briefly seized oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

US military says the Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 8/14/2020, 6:36 AM
Rouhani hopes US fails in attempts to extend arms embargo

Rouhani hopes US fails in attempts to extend arms embargo

Iranian President: We have great hopes that America will realize its failure and see its isolation.Elad Benari, 8/13/2020, 5:05 AM
US revises resolution to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

US revises resolution to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

Revised draft seeks to gain more support in Security Council for move to extend arms embargo which is due to expire in October.Elad Benari, 8/12/2020, 6:34 AM
Trump: I will reach a quick deal with Iran if reelected

Trump: I will reach a quick deal with Iran if reelected

Trump promises supporters at campaign fundraiser that he will reach a new deal with Iran within four weeks if reelected.Elad Benari, 8/11/2020, 6:05 AM
Pompeo: We'll take the necessary action to extend Iran arms embargo

Pompeo: We'll take the necessary action to extend Iran arms embargo

Secretary of State tells lawmakers that the US would seek to force UN sanctions on Iran if an arms embargo lapses.Elad Benari, 7/31/2020, 6:11 AM
Pompeo expands scope of sanctions against Iran

Pompeo expands scope of sanctions against Iran

Secretary of State expands scope of metals sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic’s nuclear, military, and ballistic missile programs.Elad Benari, 7/31/2020, 1:01 AM
Iran's Revolutionary Guard fires missiles at mock aircraft carrier

Iran's Revolutionary Guard fires missiles at mock aircraft carrier

During drill in Strait of Hormuz, Iran's Revolutionary Guard launches missiles targeting a mock aircraft carrier.Elad Benari, 7/29/2020, 6:20 AM
US envoy: Failure to extend Iran arms embargo would cause conflict

US envoy: Failure to extend Iran arms embargo would cause conflict

US Special Representative for Iran: No one believes Iran should be able to freely buy and sell conventional weapons such as fighter jets.Elad Benari, 7/27/2020, 5:06 AM
Was the blast at Iran’s Natanz enrichment plant sabotage?

Was the blast at Iran’s Natanz enrichment plant sabotage?

A question mark remains over the source of the incident, which was one of a series of unexplained fires and explosions across Iran. OpinionRaphael Ofek, 7/27/2020, 3:00 AM
Syria says US committed a 'terrorist act' by 'harassing' Iranian plane

Syria says US committed a 'terrorist act' by 'harassing' Iranian plane

Syrian ambassador to Iran criticizes incident in which US fighter jet flew close to Iranian passenger plane over Syrian skies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2020, 6:48 AM
Zarif blasts US over fighter jet incident

Zarif blasts US over fighter jet incident

Iranian officials criticize interception of Iranian passenger plane by US fighter jet over Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/25/2020, 2:09 AM
Jet which came too close to Iranian aircraft was American

Jet which came too close to Iranian aircraft was American

Mahan Air pilot changes altitude to avoid collision with US fighter jet. Iran initially blamed the incident on Israel.Elad Benari, 7/24/2020, 6:16 AM
Iranian official: US begged us not to retaliate for Soleimani killing

Iranian official: US begged us not to retaliate for Soleimani killing

Iran's deputy foreign minister claims the US begged Iran not to retaliate against US interests in response to elimination of top commander.Elad Benari, 7/13/2020, 5:37 AM
Bahrain supports US efforts to renew Iranian arms embargo

Bahrain supports US efforts to renew Iranian arms embargo

US envoy meets Bahraini Foreign Minister, who expresses support for US efforts to renew the UN arms embargo on Iran.Elad Benari, 6/30/2020, 6:36 AM
Interpol rejects Iranian request to help in arresting Trump

Interpol rejects Iranian request to help in arresting Trump

Interpol says its guidelines for notices forbids it from "any intervention or activities of a political" nature.Elad Benari, 6/30/2020, 4:21 AM
US envoy: Arms embargo on Iran must remain in place

US envoy: Arms embargo on Iran must remain in place

US special representative to Iran, Brian Hook, says world must ignore Iranian threats to retaliate for extension of arms embargo.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2020, 6:06 AM
Iranian envoy: Extending UN arms embargo would be a 'big mistake'

Iranian envoy: Extending UN arms embargo would be a 'big mistake'

Iran’s UN ambassador says "all options will be open" if the Trump administration tries to re-impose UN sanctions.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/27/2020, 1:43 AM
Rouhani: We're willing to talk US if it apologizes

Rouhani: We're willing to talk US if it apologizes

Iranian President demands Washington apologize for exiting 2015 nuclear deal and compensate Tehran.Elad Benari, 6/25/2020, 6:02 AM
Iran's Parliament Speaker rules out talks with US

Iran's Parliament Speaker rules out talks with US

Speaker of Iran's Parliament says Iran is not opposed to diplomacy and negotiations, but negotiations with the US are forbidden.Elad Benari, 6/22/2020, 6:16 AM
Rouhani urges UN to oppose extension of arms embargo

Rouhani urges UN to oppose extension of arms embargo

Iran's President warns against US "conspiracy" to extend the UN arms embargo on the Islamic Republic.Elad Benari, 6/11/2020, 6:12 AM
US general: Elimination of Soleimani has deterred Iran

US general: Elimination of Soleimani has deterred Iran

Head of US Central Command says elimination of Iranian top general has had “significant effect” in deterring the Iranian threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2020, 4:35 AM
Iran preparing for confrontation with US?

Iran preparing for confrontation with US?

Islamic Republic appears to have constructed a new mock-up of an aircraft carrier off its southern coast for potential live-fire drills.Elad Benari, 6/10/2020, 6:09 AM
Iranian parliamentarians chant 'Death to America'

Iranian parliamentarians chant 'Death to America'

Lawmakers in Iranian parliament chant “Death to America” in a show of support for protesters over death of George Floyd.Elad Benari, 6/9/2020, 4:44 AM
Iran releases US Navy veteran after two years

Iran releases US Navy veteran after two years

US Navy veteran Michael White released by Iran after the US released an Iranian scientist.Elad Benari, 6/5/2020, 5:42 AM
Iranian parliament speaker rules out talks with US

Iranian parliament speaker rules out talks with US

New speaker of the Iranian Parliament: Our policy is to expel the US forces from the region.Elad Benari, 6/1/2020, 6:50 AM
Iran warns US: Wherever you are, we are right next to you

Iran warns US: Wherever you are, we are right next to you

Amid tensions in the Gulf, Iran's Revolutionary Guards warn the United States against its naval presence in the region.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/29/2020, 12:56 AM
Iran unfazed by US ending sanctions waivers

Iran unfazed by US ending sanctions waivers

Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization says US decision to terminate sanctions waivers will not affect Iran’s nuclear program.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/28/2020, 10:39 PM
US ends sanctions waivers for nations in Iran nuclear deal

US ends sanctions waivers for nations in Iran nuclear deal

Pompeo announces he will be ending the sanctions waiver for projects related to the Iranian nuclear agreement, effective in 60 days.Elad Benari, 5/27/2020, 11:34 PM
Iranian commander: We're monitoring US military movements

Iranian commander: We're monitoring US military movements

Iran's top military commander says Iran will respond to any US threat to its interests.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/23/2020, 2:03 AM
US sanctions Iranian minister and other senior officials

US sanctions Iranian minister and other senior officials

Among those sanctioned is former Iranian intelligence chief who is suspected of involvement in attacks in Israel and Argentina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 4:06 AM
Iranian official: US attempts to renew arms embargo have failed

Iranian official: US attempts to renew arms embargo have failed

Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council says US has failed to gather support to renew Security Council arms embargo.Elad Benari, 5/20/2020, 6:34 AM
US Navy warns mariners to stay away from its warships

US Navy warns mariners to stay away from its warships

US Navy warns mariners in the Gulf to stay 100 meters away from US warships or risk being "interpreted as a threat".Elad Benari, 5/20/2020, 4:04 AM
Khamenei: The US will be expelled from Iran and Syria

Khamenei: The US will be expelled from Iran and Syria

Iran's Supreme Leader claims that that even Washington's allies "abhor" it now.Elad Benari, 5/18/2020, 3:02 AM
Zarif dismisses 'foolish' US threats on Iran arms embargo

Zarif dismisses 'foolish' US threats on Iran arms embargo

Iran's Foreign Minister dismisses US threats to bring back all UN sanctions if Security Council does not extend arms embargo on Tehran.Elad Benari, 5/15/2020, 6:04 AM
US offers Iran condolences following friendly fire incident

US offers Iran condolences following friendly fire incident

US military offers condolences to Iran after friendly fire incident that saw an Iranian missile kill 19 Iranian troops.Elad Benari, 5/15/2020, 3:59 AM
Senate fails to override Trump veto of war powers resolution

Senate fails to override Trump veto of war powers resolution

US Senate fails to override President Donald Trump's veto of measure that would have limited his power to attack Iran.Ben Ariel, 5/8/2020, 3:22 AM
Trump vetoes Iran war powers resolution

Trump vetoes Iran war powers resolution

Trump vetoes "insulting" resolution aimed at constraining his ability to take military action against Iran.Elad Benari, 5/7/2020, 12:59 AM
Iran warns US: 'Severe' response if our territorial waters our violated

Iran warns US: 'Severe' response if our territorial waters our violated

Spokesman for Iranian army says US is "causing disturbance" in the Gulf, warns of retaliation.Elad Benari, 4/30/2020, 5:51 AM
Pompeo: We'll use all means to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

Pompeo: We'll use all means to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

Secretary of State says US will not allow UN ban on selling conventional weapons to Iran to expire on October.Elad Benari, 4/30/2020, 3:30 AM
Iranian military: We will never be a source of conflict

Iranian military: We will never be a source of conflict

Iran's military tries to ease tensions after several high-seas incidents involving US forces.Elad Benari, 4/28/2020, 5:39 AM
Rouhani: Iran won't start any war despite US 'provocations'

Rouhani: Iran won't start any war despite US 'provocations'

Iranian President: Iran is closely watching and following Americans in the region, but will never initiate conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2020, 6:22 AM
Iran: US, Europe interfering in our internal affairs

Iran: US, Europe interfering in our internal affairs

Iran angry after the US, France and Germany condemn its satellite launch.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/25/2020, 12:12 AM
Iranian general threatens: We'll destroy US warships

Iranian general threatens: We'll destroy US warships

Head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards says Iran will destroy US warships if its security is threatened in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 4/24/2020, 5:45 AM
US believes Iran successfully launched satellite into orbit

US believes Iran successfully launched satellite into orbit

Pompeo says Iran should be held accountable for launch of military satellite which violated UN Security Council resolution.Elad Benari, 4/23/2020, 2:38 AM
Iran: US forces provoked us in the Persian Gulf

Iran: US forces provoked us in the Persian Gulf

Revolutionary Guard acknowledges tense encounter with US warships in Persian Gulf, but claims American forces sparked the incident.Elad Benari, 4/20/2020, 5:56 AM
Trump: I'm willing to help Iran if they ask

Trump: I'm willing to help Iran if they ask

US President says he’d be willing to provide Iran with coronavirus aid “if they ask for it.”Elad Benari, 4/20/2020, 3:50 AM