Press TV news presenter Marzeih Hashemi, who has been imprisoned by the FBI on unspecified charges, is due to appear in a Washington, DC, court on Friday.
Marzieh Hashemi, a journalist and anchor working for Iran’s English-language Press TV television news network, has been detained and imprisoned in the United States for unspecified reasons.
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent about a dozen messages to the leader of the team that killed dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, in the hours before and after the journalist’s death in October, according to a top secret CIA assessment. According to the highly classified CIA report cited by The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on Saturday, Saudi Arabia’s More..
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has hit back at US President Donald Trump following his remarks that Islamabad doesn’t do anything for Washington despite billions of dollars in American aid for the Asian country. Khan in a series of tweets on Monday defended his country’s record in Washington’s so-called war on terror. The premier, who is More..
Having found Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s antics too costly for its already stained reputation, Saudi Arabia’s ruling family is looking to replace the young prince with his less ambitious brother, Khalid, a new report suggests. The report by the French paper Le Figaro on Thursday cited a diplomatic source in Paris as saying that More..
Yemeni armed forces have fired a ballistic missile at a gathering of Saudi-led mercenaries in Saudi Arabia’s southern border region of Najran, a report says. Yemen’s Arabic-language al-Masirah television network, citing an unnamed military official from the missile unit of the Yemeni army, reported that the gathering had been hit with a short-range Badr-1 missile on Thursday morning, adding More..
Hezbollah’s leader has warned Israel of a fate it “has never expected” if it chooses to wage a new war, reminding the regime that the Lebanese resistance movement is now in possession of precision rockets to Tel Aviv’s dismay. Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made the comments during a Thursday speech in Beirut to a large crowd More..
A court in Turkey has handed down jail terms to more than 100 people, including former air force officers, on suspicion of affiliation to a movement led by US-based opposition cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom the Ankara government accuses of having masterminded the July 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. A judicial source, speaking More..
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the developments in Syria and the US defeat in the Arab country show that Washington can be contained. The Leader made the remarks in a Friday meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, who traveled to Tehran to participate in a key trilateral summit on Syria, hosted by Iranian More..
Former secretary of state John Kerry has revealed the Obama administration’s frustrations with Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a new book slated for release this month. According to excerpts released by a Washington newsletter, Kerry began losing trust in Netanyahu in 2014 during Israel’s last war on Gaza, when he says Netanyahu began leaking to the More..
Senior military commanders from Iraq, Russia, Iran and Syria have met in Baghdad and exchanged views on security and intelligence cooperation. The commanders from the four countries, which have joint operation rooms to coordinate the fight against the Daesh terror group, attended the conference on Saturday. The Iraqi Defense Ministry said it had received delegations led by deputy More..
Editor’s note: Turkish security services today picked up VT’s bureau chief to question her about our relationships with Iran and Russia. Simply put, we report the news, we do analysis and to do so, we maintain close relationships in Washington, Ankara, Tel Aviv, London, Paris but moreso in Tehran and Moscow. This is our More..
US lawyers have called on the International Court of Justice (ICJ) – the United Nations’ highest court — to dismiss the Iranian lawsuit calling for a lifting of sanctions against the Islamic Republic and have insisted that sanctions are legal and needed. Last month, Iran filed a complaint with the Hague-based tribunal, also known as the World More..
Editor’s note: The video has its moments. Ignore the backtalk which displays childish ignorance. A top Iranian navy commander says the country has full control of the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz and is ready to protect the waters as well as the Sea of Oman. “In the Persian Gulf, the IRGC Navy and in More..
Moscow has warned Washington against making any “reckless” moves in Syria after the Russian Defense Ministry said the US, Britain and France are preparing to conduct a fresh aerial assault against Syria under the pretext of the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Damascus government. “We warn the Americans and their allies against taking new reckless steps in Syria,” Deputy Foreign Minister More..
Syria has denounced a recent statement by the US, Britain and France on the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Damascus government, saying the trio is leading a campaign of misinformation against the Arab country in line with their support for terrorists. An official source at the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates told SANA news agency on More..
The Saudi-led war on Yemen has killed and injured over 600,000 civilians
America is not prepared to do The Mob’s dirty work in Iran. It will go badly.