Iran supplied missiles to Hezbollah that can reach Dimona in Israel

Iranian sources have revealed that Hezbollah has received from Iran a new missile of great destructive capabilities and that can reach the “Dimona” nuclear reactor in southern Israel. The Fars News agency ” which is close to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, reported on Saturday that the new missile is of the Fateh class or “conqueror” […]

Iran FM minister to leave nuclear talks for Tehran consultations

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohommad Javad Zarif will leave the nuclear talks with six world powers on Friday and return to Tehran for discussions with top officials four days before a deadline for a final agreement expires. “Zarif will return to Tehran tonight for consultations and exchange of views with top officials,” Iran’s official news agency […]

Saudi Arabia urges UN to designate Hezbollah as a terrorist group

Saudi Arabia asked On Wednesday the U.N. Security Council to add Hezbollah to its list of “terrorist organizations”. “We call on the council to place Hezbollah on the list of terrorist organizations,” Saudi envoy to the Security Council Abdallah Al-Mouallimi said. Mouallimi stressed that his country is committed to “international cooperation aimed at eradicating terrorism,” […]

IAEA chief: Iran failed again to provide explanations about its atomic bomb research

The head of the U.N. nuclear agency said on Thursday that Iran had again failed to provide explanations about suspected atomic bomb research, as a deadline looms for a comprehensive deal between Iran and six world powers to end the long-running controversy. Iran is holding talks with the United States, France, Germany, Britain, Russia and […]

Kerry: Iranian deal is still unlikely

US Secretary of State John Kerry held an unexpected second meeting in two days with a key Arab mediator in the Iran nuclear talks, part of a last-minute push to meet a Monday deadline for a deal that would ease the threat of the Islamic republic reaching the capability to produce atomic weapons. Despite the […]

Opec under pressure to cut output as price of crude continues to drop

Oil fell for a second straight day on Tuesday as traders looked beyond price defense attempts by Russia and Venezuela and toward Saudi Arabia and OPEC for fresh leads on whether the group will cut output when it meets later this month. Saudi Arabia, the most powerful member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting […]

Iran reduces Hezbollah’s budget allocation by 25 %, report

Kuwaiti newspaper al Qabas reported that Iran reduced the budget allocations to all the organizations that it financially supports throughout the region. Hezbollah’s allocation according the daily’s sources was reduced by 25 %. The drop in oil prices was cited as the main reason for the reduction in Hezbollah’s allocation. According to the report Iran’s […]

Lebanon bans a film that criticizes Iranian regime

Lebanese authorities have banned the screening of a film depicting the 2009 post-election “Green Movement” protests in Iran, organizers of a local film festival said on Sunday. “‘The Silent Majority Speaks’, the admirable visual essay of filmmaker Bani Khoshnoudi, has been censored in Beirut,” a statement from the Cultural Resistance International Film Festival organizers said. […]