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Evin Prison Iran

Iran detains another US citizen

In complete disregard of international law, Iranian authorities have arrested an ailing, 80-year-old man with US citizenship on unspecified charges.
February 25, 2016
ISIS cross

ISIS destroys Iraq’s oldest monastery

ISIS has destroyed Saint Elijah's Monastery, a 1,400 year-old historic Christian landmark in Iraq, as the terrorist organization works to completely remove Christianity from the region.
January 20, 2016
ISIS Raqqa

Islamic State’s double standards sow growing disillusion

Syrians who have recently escaped the Islamic State group's rule say public disillusionment is growing as ISIS has failed to live up to its promises to install a utopian "Islamic" rule of justice, equality and good governance.
January 19, 2016
Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari

Iran slams new US sanctions as ‘immoral’ and ‘illegitimate’

Iran was responding to an announcement by the US on Sunday that it will impose new sanctions against 11 individuals and entities as a result of Tehran’s repeated test-firing of medium-range ballistic missiles, which were a breach of UN Security Council (UNSC) resolutions.
January 18, 2016
ISIS

ISIS slaughters scores in Syrian offensive

As it continues its westward march, and as the world watches stupefied, ISIS is destroying anything and anyone in its path that does not conform to its twisted worldview.
January 17, 2016
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani

Iran celebrates lifting of sanctions

While Iran expresses joy over the lifting of sanctions on its economy, Israel is bracing itself for more terror and regional strife.
January 17, 2016
House Speaker Paul Ryan

US Congress approves greater oversight of Iran nuclear deal

The House of Representatives approved the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act - legislation that amplifies Republican distrust of Tehran and would give Congress greater oversight of the controversial nuclear agreement.
January 14, 2016
Arak reactor Iran

Iran removes core of Arak heavy water plant

Iran appears to be partially complying with the US-led nuclear deal after it apparently removed the core from the Arak heavy water plant and filled the area with concrete.
January 12, 2016
US air force

US blows away millions of ISIS cash

ISIS suffered a serious setback in Iraq when the US Air Force bombed one of its banks, which held millions of dollars in cash.
January 12, 2016