Sunday, June 16, 2024

Crew Evacuated From Vessel Hit by Houthis

By Neil Jerome Morales and Jonathan Saul MANILA/LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) - The crew of a Greek-owned vessel damaged in an attack by Yemeni Houthi militants has been evacuated and the abandoned ship is drifting in the...

G7 Warns Iran Over Continuing Nuclear Programme Escalation

BARI, Italy, June 14 (Reuters) - The Group of Seven leaders warned Iran on Friday against advancing its nuclear enrichment programme and said they would be ready to enforce new measures if Tehran were to transfer ballistic missiles...

Iranian Activist Navid Bavi Suffers Assault in London

By Kayhan Life Staff During a ceremony commemorating the late Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, who died in a helicopter crash on May 19, a violent clash erupted between supporters of the Islamic Republic and government...

France, US to Push Roadmap to Stop Hezbollah-Israel Escalation

BORGO EGNAZIA, Italy, June 13 (Reuters) - The United States, France and Israel have agreed to work together to step up efforts to push forward a roadmap presented by Paris earlier this year to defuse tensions...

US Says It Will Raise Pressure on Islamic Republic if It Does Not Cooperate...

WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Thursday that Washington and its allies were prepared to continue to increase pressure on Iran if Tehran does not cooperate with the U.N. nuclear watchdog. Iran...

Russia’s Putin, Iran’s Mokhber Discuss Cooperation in Phone Call

MOSCOW, June 13 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday held a phone call with the interim president of Iran, Mohammad Mokhber, Russian state-run news agency TASS reported. Putin and Mokhber discussed cooperation between the two countries, including in...

IAEA Report: Iran Installs More Centrifuges at Fordow Enrichment Plant

By Francois Murphy VIENNA, June 13 (Reuters) - Iran has rapidly installed extra uranium-enriching centrifuges at its Fordow site and begun setting up others, a U.N. nuclear watchdog report said in what diplomats described as limited retaliation to...

Israel: Lebanon, Hezbollah, Iran Bear Full Responsibility for Border Flare-up

JERUSALEM, June 13 (Reuters) - Israel said on Thursday that Hezbollah, its Iranian patron and the Beirut government bore "full responsibility" for spiralling violence across the Israel-Lebanon border, and hinted that escalation could be in the works. "Lebanon...

ANALYSIS: Who Is Khamenei’s Choice for President?

By Ahmad Rafat Iran is to hold a presidential election on June 28 to find a successor to Ebrahim Raisi, who died in a helicopter crash on May 19. The incident also claimed the lives...

Houthis Say They Targeted Greek-Owned Ship Damaged in Red Sea

By Tala Ramadan, Renee Maltezou and Lisa Baertlein DUBAI/ATHENS, June 12 (Reuters) - Iran-allied Houthi militants on Wednesday took responsibility for small watercraft and missile attacks that left a Greek-owned cargo ship taking on water and in...