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Iran Weapons

Iran Tells UN Nuclear Chief No Talks On Missiles

AP | Nasser Karimi | Posted 08.17.2014 | World

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the visiting head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog on Sunday that Tehran will not discuss its ...

U.N. Finds Iran Violating Arms Shipment Embargo

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2014 | World

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS, June 27 (Reuters) - A U.N. expert panel has concluded that a shipment of rockets and other weapon...

Obama: Syria Debate Should Be Diplomacy Lesson For Iran

AP | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says his administration's approach to Syria's chemical weapons should show Iran that there's the potential for di...

What Are Iran's Intentions? U.S. Has Tough Task Finding Out

New York Times | Posted 03.17.2012 | World

While American spy agencies have believed that the Iranians halted efforts to build a nuclear bomb back in 2003, the difficulty in assessing the gover...

Report: Iranian Arms Smugglers Use European Firms To Dodge Embargo

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2012 | World

STOCKHOLM, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Iranian traffickers, trying to dodge an embargo imposed by Western nations over Iran's nuclear programme, are smugglin...

Iran Tests Cruise Missile

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 03.03.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran test-fired a surface-to-surface cruise missile Monday in a drill its navy chief said proved Tehran was in complete control o...

David Wood

Iranian Weapons 'Killing Our Troops' in Iraq, U.S. Says | David Wood | Posted 09.06.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The United States is negotiating with Iraq to extend the U.S. military presence, as the number deadly attacks against U.S. troops in Ir...

Made In Iran: Nation's War Games Showcase Homegrown Weapons

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 09.04.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's latest war games have featured the predictable blaze of missile tests and an unexpected peek at underground launch silos. ...

Iran Funneling New Weapons To Insurgents In Iraq And Afghansitan | JAY SOLOMON | Posted 09.01.2011 | World

TEHRAN--Iran's elite military unit, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, has transferred lethal new munitions to its allies in Iraq and Afghanistan ...

How Iran Gets U.S. Weapons Technology

McClatchy | Warren P. Strobel | McClatchy Newspapers | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The shadow war between the U.S. and Iran was briefly visible this week at an extradition hearing in a Paris courtroom, where an Iranian ...

North Korean Weapons Were Headed For Iran

AP | JANE FUGAL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Thailand said Monday that an aircraft loaded with North Korean weapons was flying to Iran when it was intercepted in December but the ...

Obama Will Not Strike Iran

Michael Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Brenner

An energetic, high-publicity campaign to safeguard America from the terrifying, hydra-headed al-Qaeda can distract the public from the war cries of the Iran air strike hawks.

IAEA Chief: Iran Investigation At 'Dead end'

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VIENNA — The outgoing head of the International Atomic Energy Agency said Thursday his probe of Iran's nuclear program is at "a dead end" and th...

Iran Can Make Nuclear Bomb: Atomic Watchdog

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VIENNA — Iran experts at the U.N.'s nuclear monitoring agency believe that Tehran has the ability to make a nuclear bomb and worked on developin...

UAE Seizes N Korea Arms Cargo Headed For Iran

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The United Arab Emirates has seized a ship illegally carrying North Korean weapons bound for Iran, diplomatic sources at the UN have said....