iOS app Android app

Islamic Republic of Iran

US dismisses Iran nuclear ultimatum

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Washington says Tehran "standing in its own way" by ignoring UN-backed proposal....

Iran security officials killed

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Deputy head of Revolutionary Guards' ground forces among 20 killed in Sistan-Baluchistan....

Medvedev to European Jewish Congress: Iran threat very real

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Russian President Dimitry Medvedev on Thursday told a visiting delegation from the European Jewish Congress that the Iranian threat is very real, as a...

Comment / It is easy for Netanyahu to circumvent Obama

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It was supposed to be a daunting year for Benjamin Netanyahu, a year of American vision and Arab hope. Washington's outstretched hand to the Islamic w...

UN chief: IAEA inspection of Iran nuke site a positive step

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday welcomed as 'a positive step' Iran's decision to allow UN nuclear inspectors access to a rec...

ANALYSIS / Iran heard Obama's Nobel speech loud and clear

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Tehran apparently heard loud and clear President Barack Obama's hint to Iran in his Nobel Peace Prize acceptance Thursday, when he said it is "incumbe...

Iran protest coverage reflects spectrum of Arab media bias

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A screenshot of Al Arabiya’s homepage showing Iran protesters. Worldfocus’ Mohamad al-Kassim writes about bias in the Arab media’s depiction of...

Iran awash with rumors of Supreme Leader Khamenei's death

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iran's blogosphere has been awash with rumors since Monday that the Islamic Republic's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has died. ......

Abbas prods Brazil to help end Iran support for Hamas

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas wants Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to convince Iran to put an end to its support for th...

Full Show: December 24, 2009

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Please view the original post to see the video. Watch the full show from Thursday, December 24: Iran tells demonstrators to stay off the streets or fa...

Empire State lighting scheme attracts controversy

NewYorkology | NewYorkology | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Days after the Empire State Building abruptly changed its scheduled lighting color to red from green, avoiding appearances it was making an anti-Iran ...

Full Show: October 1, 2009

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Please view the original post to see the video. Watch the show from Thursday, October 1: Iran nuclear talks, an earthquake in Indonesia, China’s bir...

Watch Live: President Obama On Iran Talks

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

U.S. officials met privately with Iran diplomats Thursday in rare one-on-one talks to demand a halt to the country's nuclear activities....

From slapstick to romance, Iran's film industry is unique

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Worldfocus signature story “Iranian authorities can't stop flood of Western culture” explores Iran’s thriving popular culture and the govern...

U.S., allies disagree on Iran's nuclear intentions

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As the debate over just how Iran intends to use enriched uranium continues, there is another debate. Is Iran building a warhead, the front section of ...

Iran missile tests draw criticism

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Western nations and Russia voice concern after Tehran fires two missiles with 2,000km range....

Martin Savidge anchors Worldfocus this week

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As you know Daljit and I share the anchor duties on Worldfocus,  and this week I'll be back with all of you. It seems so long since we sat down to ...

Defiant Iran responds to West with missiles as sanctions loom

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iran test-fired missiles yesterday to show it was prepared to head off any military threat, four days before the Islamic Republic is due to hold rare ...

WATCH: What does Chavez think of Ahmadinejad's Holocaust denial?

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he disagrees with his ally, Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, on whether or not the Holocaust took place, thou...

Iran fires rockets in show of force

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Short-range missiles fired two days after Western condemnation over new nuclear site....

Obama, Sarkozy and Brown: Iran must give access to second uranium plant

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UN atomic watchdog also calls for access after Iran informs it of existence of second uranium enrichment plant....

Iranians and Jews Unite in Protest Yesterday Outside the U.N.

Heather Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Heather Robinson

Dag Hammarskjold Plaza was awash in green yesterday, as protesters gathered outside the United Nations to protest Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's pledge to destroy Israel.

Reading the Middle Eastern press on Iran's nuclear plant

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Worldfocus producer Mohammad Al-Kassim blogs about Friday’s revelations on Iran. The news that Iran was building a "semi-industrial enrichment fuel ...

Obama, Sarkozy, Brown issue ultimatum over second Iran uranium plant

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UN atomic watchdog also calls for access after Iran informs it of existence of second uranium enrichment plant....

Reading the Middle Eastern Press on Iran's secret nuclear plant

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Worldfocus producer Mohammad Al-Kassim blogs about today’s revelations on Iran. The news that Iran was building a "semi-industrial enrichment fuel...