Iran will respond ‘proportionately’ to cutting ties with Ukraine

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept. 24 (Reuters) – Iran is planning “proportional action” in response to Ukraine’s decision to cut diplomatic ties over reported supplies of Iranian drones to Russia, Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman said on Saturday. Nasser Kanaani said Ukraine “must refrain from being influenced by third parties who … Read more

US adjusts sanctions to help Iranians evade online surveillance and censorship

A computer engineer checks equipment at an Internet service provider in Tehran on Feb. 15, 2011. Photo taken Feb. 15, 2011. REUTERS/Caren Firouz/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept. 23 (Reuters) – The US Treasury Department issued guidelines Friday to expand the reach of internet services for Iranians, … Read more

Ukraine cuts ties with Iran over supply of ‘bad’ drones to Russia

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept. 23 (Reuters) – Ukraine said Friday it would weaken diplomatic ties with Iran over Tehran’s decision to provide Russian troops with drones, a move President Volodymyr Zelenskiy called “a collaboration with evil.” Zelenskiy said a total of eight Iranian-made unmanned aerial vehicles have been shot … Read more

Iranian Revolutionary Guard Warns as Protests Over Woman’s Death Spread

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Revolutionary Guard Warns of Unrest Reports of attacked security forces Kurdish woman did so after being arrested by vice squad Iranian government has promised investigation into her death DUBAI, Sept. 22 (Reuters) – Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard Corps on Thursday called on the Islamic Republic’s judiciary … Read more

Russia and Ukraine announce big surprise prisoner swap

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV/RIYADH, Sept. 21 (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine carried out an unexpected prisoner swap on Wednesday, the largest since the start of the war, involving nearly 300 people, including 10 foreigners and the commanders involved in a protracted prisoner earlier this year. Ukrainian defense of Mariupol … Read more

Iran’s death toll rises as protests mount

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Member of the security forces among the dead Turmoil engulfs Iran since young woman died in custody Video on social media shows new protest at Tehran University DUBAI, Sept. 21 (Reuters) – Iranian authorities said three people, including a member of the security forces, had been … Read more

Oil prices rise more than 2% as Putin mobilizes more troops

Pumpjacks are seen during sunset at the Daqing oil field in China’s Heilongjiang province, 22 August 2019. REUTERS/Stringer Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, Sept. 21 (Reuters) – Oil rose more than 2% on Wednesday after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a partial military mobilization, escalating the war in Ukraine and … Read more

Factbox: World leaders to attend Queen Elizabeth’s funeral

LONDON, Sept. 19 (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth’s state funeral will take place in London on Monday and a host of world leaders, royalty and other dignitaries will be in attendance. read more Here are some of the expected participants and the countries that were not invited: ROYAL PRESENCE – Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako of … Read more

Israel attacks Damascus airport, five soldiers killed, Syria says

Israeli children play next to an Israeli flag next to the Israeli-Syrian border in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, Israel, July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DAMASCUS, Sept. 17 (Reuters) – Israel carried out an airstrike on Damascus International Airport and other positions south of the capital … Read more

Death of Iranian woman after moral police arrest leads to protests

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, Sept. 16 (Reuters) – A young Iranian woman has died after falling into a coma after being detained by vice squad who enforced Iran’s strict hijab rules, sparking protests from Iranians on social media and in the streets on Friday. In recent months, Iranian human … Read more