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Noam Chomsky: Talking About Iran Sanctions Is 'Surreal'

The Huffington Post | Andrew Perez | Posted 02.23.2014 | Politics

Iran and six world leaders agreed to a plan Thursday for negotiating an agreement to freeze Iran's nuclear program in exchange for eased economic sanc...

Official: Boat In Persian Gulf Not Warned Before Shooting

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 09.16.2012 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An Indian fisherman aboard a boat shot at by the U.S. Navy off Dubai's coast has told officials the crew received ...

Nico Pitney

Will Iran Nuclear Talks Reach A Compromise This Time? | Nico Pitney | Posted 04.16.2012 | World

Diplomats from Iran and six global powers will gather this weekend in Turkey to determine whether a compromise on Iran's nuclear program can be reache...

On Eve of Nuclear Talks, HuffPost Talks Iran And What To Expect

The Huffington Post | Sara Kenigsberg | Posted 04.16.2012 | World

The stakes are high as Iranian officials prepare to meet with six world powers in Turkey this weekend. After a 15-month hiatus, these talks about t...

Iran Proposal May Signal Compromise Ahead Of Nuclear Talks

AP | NASSER KARIMI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 06.09.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran is signaling a possible compromise offer heading into critical talks with world powers deeply suspicious of its nuclear program: ...

Reading Tuchman in Tehran

Mark Jacobson | Posted 05.08.2012 | World
Mark Jacobson

The current tension between Israel and Iran, including incredibly heated rhetoric calling for preemptive actions and assassinations is eerily reminiscent of the period before the summer of 1914, when the sense of "inevitability" of war seized national leaders.

Iran Is No Threat -- Unless We Stay On Our Current Course

Alton Lu | Posted 05.01.2012 | Teen
Alton Lu

In the recent Arizona Republican debate, the candidates, aside from Ron Paul, were seen advocating for stronger sanctions and military action against Iran.

Iran Blasts 'Psychological Warfare,' Vows To Ban Oil Exports Ahead Of Embargo

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2012 | World

By Parisa Hafezi TEHRAN, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Iran castigated its U.S. adversary on Tuesday over new financial measures to disrupt Irani...

Iran Sentences Former US Marine To Death For Spying

AP | NASSER KARIMI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 03.10.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — A former U.S. Marine interpreter arrested while on a trip to visit his Iranian grandmothers has been sentenced to death as a CIA ...

Iran Claims Footage Of U.S. Aircraft Carrier In Navy Drill Zone

AP | By NASSER KARIMI | Posted 02.28.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- An Iranian surveillance plane has recorded video and photographed a U.S. aircraft carrier during Iran's ongoing navy drill near a stra...

Standoff: U.S. Warns Iran Not To Block Oil Route

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI and TAREK EL-TABLAWY | Posted 02.27.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — The U.S. strongly warned Iran on Wednesday against closing a vital Persian Gulf waterway that carries one-sixth of the world's oi...

Pushed Back to Square One

Shadi Sadr | Posted 02.13.2012 | World
Shadi Sadr

As long as the international community continues with its double standards applied to nuclear energy and the violation of human rights, Iranian government's oppression will easily continue.

WATCH: Former FBI Agent Hostage's Family Makes Plea

Posted 12.09.2011 | World

The family of a former FBI agent who has been held hostage in Iran for years has changed tack, issuing a public plea for Bob Levinson's captors to rel...