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The Next Target in the War on the Islamic State: Mosul? Tikrit? Is Anybody in Charge? (Updated March 7, 2015)

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 05.05.2015 | Politics
Joseph V. Micallef

Why move on Tikrit now instead of Mosul? What does this sorry little incident tell us about the U.S. government's strategy in fighting the Islamic State and the nature of its relationship with the Baghdad government?

Tehran Says Iranian General Killed In Israeli Airstrike In Syria

AP | DIAA HADID and ZEINA KARAM | Posted 03.21.2015 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Beating their chests in anger and chanting "Death to Israel," thousands of mourners marched Monday in a funeral procession for a promi...

WATCH: Iranians Dial Up Presence In Syria

HuffPost Live | Posted 09.16.2013 | World

New footage has provided further evidence that Iran is cranking up its own presence in Syria....

Iran Tests Missiles In Strait Of Hormuz

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 11.25.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran has test-fired four missiles designed to hit warships during a drill near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, an Iranian military com...

Iran Claims It Could Produce Long-Range Missiles

AP | By ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 08.28.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander claimed on Tuesday that his country has the ability to produce missiles with an even gr...

A Soft Power Opportunity for Iran

Kevin Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kevin Sullivan

In the neighboring country of Yemen, a very real opportunity to make good on Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's promise of friendship is rapidly emerging for Iran.

Jingoism Isn't Journalism: Why I Don't Trust CNN & Corporate Media to Cover Iran

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Linda Milazzo

Old media, and specifically CNN, are learning the difficult lesson that with or without their vast resources and state of the art studios, the Iranians' stories will be told. And they'll be told to tens of millions more viewers than cable and satellite programs tend to reach.