The Turkish-Israeli relationship became so poisonous early last year that the Turkish government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is said to have disclosed to Iranian intelligence the identities of up to 10 Iranians who had been meeting inside Turkey with their Mossad case officers. Knowledgeable sources describe the Turkish action as a “significant” loss […]
A surprising alliance is forming in the Middle East – between Israel and Saudi Arabia, as reports say the countries are negotiating a union, against Iran. Despite sharing common rivals, there’s no official diplomatic relations between the states, and the two clash when it comes to Saudi Arabia’s support of the Palestinians.
In a statement posted on the Alborz website, which is closely linked to the powerful Iranian Revolutionary Guard, the group has quashed reports that one of its officials had been assassinated by two men on a motorbike: “This statement denies all the news about assassinating one of our workers after a very sudden incident happened […]
Israel is negotiating an unlikely diplomatic alliance with several Gulf and Arab states, including Saudi Arabia, to tackle Iran’s nuclear programme, Israeli media has reported. High-profile Israeli and Gulf diplomats held a series of meetings overseen by Benjamin Netanyahu in the weeks leading to his speech to the UN General Assembly, Israel’s Channel 2 reported. […]
Iran’s deputy ambassador to the UN has condemned anti-Iranian remarks made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the UN General Assembly as “inflammatory”, and accused him of “saber-rattling”. “We just heard an inflammatory statement,” Khodadad Seifi said to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday minutes after Netanyahu ended his speech adding, “Like last year, […]
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu will tomorrow try to foil Iran’s moves towards rehabilitation in the international community during a speech at the UN General Assembly aimed at reversing the diplomatic and public opinion gains made by the new Iranian president Hassan Rouhani. In remarks late on Saturday before departing for the United States, where […]
The Islamic Republic of Iran has launched the mass-production of the indigenously developed unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) Shahed 129, which was unveiled last year. The technology to design and develop these types of drones had been in US control, but Iran managed to break the monopoly and develop the know-how to build such aircraft, announced […]
The US military industrial complex decision to pull all embassy staff from the Middle East , whilst a welcome decision, is also cause for concern. Pulling out an ambassador is traditionally the action you take before war. The fear is that the military industrial complex is planning on doing something vile, and is pre-empting retaliatory […]
The new President of Iran – Hassan Rouhani – has signalled a new direction in his country’s relations with the West. He’s promised transparency and moderation.
Press TV has conducted an interview with Dr. Webster Griffin Tarpley, an author and historian in Washington. The following is an approximate transcription of the interview regarding illegal sanctions against Iran. Transcription: presstv.ir US passes sanctions bill to hit Iran’s oil exports Related video: A former al-Qaeda member says the ringleader of the al-Nusra Front, […]