United States hits Iran with new sanctions over crackdown on protests

The United States has imposed sanctions on the financial arm of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and senior Iranian officials, intensifying pressure on Tehran for its crackdown on protests. Key points: Treasury accuses IRGC of becoming ‘a source of corruption and corruption’ Washington has accused the IRGC of continuing to aggressively suppress peaceful protests … Read more

Exiled Iran Opposition Figures Release United ‘Victory’ Message

Paris, France – A group of prominent Iranian pro-opposition figures in exile has released a coordinated message predicting that 2023 will be a year of “victory” with the regime rocked by protests. Those sending the message include leaders in the fields of culture, human rights and sports. The Iranian diaspora has long been seen as … Read more

USA vs Iran, start time, history, background, politics, news, explainer

The USA and Iran meet at the Qatar World Cup on Wednesday morning (6am AEDT) in a match loaded with history and resonating with geopolitical intrigue – and where the winner will earn a place in the knockout rounds. It is just the third-ever meeting between the two teams, and the second at a World … Read more

US, allies struggle to support protesters in make-or-break moment for Iran

The United States, its allies and individuals around the world are fighting to support protesters in Iran in what observers say is a watershed moment that could tip the scales for regime change in Tehran. President Biden said in early November that “we are going to liberate Iran. They will soon be released. But outside … Read more

US envoy rules out push for Iran nuclear talks amidst protests and drone sales

US attention has shifted away from reviving a nuclear deal following Iran’s crackdown on protesters and the sale of drones to Russia, according to Robert Malley, Washington’s special envoy for the Iran. Malley insisted to reporters in Paris that the United States would leave the door open to resume diplomacy “when and if” the time … Read more

Protesters take to streets in Europe, US in fresh rallies over Mahsa Amini’s death

Published on: 23/10/2022 – 06:57 Singing crowds marched through the streets of Berlin, Washington DC and Los Angeles on Saturday in a show of international support for protesters facing a violent government crackdown in Iran, sparked by the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in custody from this country. vice squad. On the US National Mall, … Read more

Iran says US is seeking to destabilise the Islamic Republic by supporting Mahsa Amini protests

Iran has accused the United States of using protests sparked by the death of a woman in police custody to try to destabilize the country, and warned it will not go unanswered as the biggest unrest since 2019 showed no signs of slowing down. Key points: Iran says US backs ‘rioters’ and seeks to destabilize … Read more

Elon Musk to Activate Starlink in Iran After US Eases Sanctions

A pair of Starlink satellites shoot through the sky in March 2020. The satellites are considered steaks due to exposure.Photo: Alan Dyer (PA) SpaceX chief Elon Musk said he was activating his company’s Starlink internet service in Iran, which cut web access to its more than 80 million citizens this week, after the US Treasury … Read more