Tag archive for ‘Iran’
Iranian border guards (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Only hours before independence referendum, Iran bombards border to Iraqi Kurdistan

nsnbc : Iranian artillery forces carried out an intense bombardement on Iran’s border to Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Republic (KAR). The artillery bombardment started with only hours to go before the More...

Mohsen Rezaei_Iran_Expediency Discernment Council_Sep 2017
By nsnbc On Monday, September 4th, 2017

Chief of Iran’s Expediency Discernment Council claims Iraqi Kurdish independence leads to war

nsnbc : Mohsen Rezaei, the head of Iran’s powerful Expediency Discernment Council, appointed by Iran’s Supreme Leader, warned Iraqi Kurds about the likelihood of a 20-year-long war and regional disintegration More...

Bahram Qassemi_Iran_MoFA Iran_2017
By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Iran warns officials in Kirkuk over decision to join Kurdistan independence referendum

nsnbc : The Foreign Ministry of Iran, on Wednesday, warned officials from Iraq’s Kirkuk province that Tehran views the decision to have the province participate in the referendum on the independence of Iraq’s More...

Iran shells Kurdish Peshmerga in cross-border shelling
By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Iranian general simplifies the truth, claims Iraqi Kurdistan independence referendum is a U.S. plot

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Iranian General Nadiq, second in command of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, claimed the referendum on the independence of Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region, scheduled for More...

Saidsadiq Club_Football_Iraq_2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Iranian security forces blamed for cancelling Kurdish football match

nsnbc : The Saidsadiq football club from Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region has claimed that security forces in Iran have cancelled a friendly match between it and another club in the Kurdish city of Bukan, More...

Previous round of Astana Talks in January 2017 (archives)
By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Delegations meet in Iran to plan Astana IV talks on Syria

nsnbc : Iranian, Russian and Turkish diplomats are meeting in the Iranian capital Tehran to plan the next round of the peace talks and technical talks for Syria in the Kazakh capital Astana. The Astana IV talks More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Iran signs biggest car deal ever with French carmaker Renault

nsnbc : Iran has signed its biggest deal ever with French carmaker Renault that runs into millions of dollars. The deal includes the production of some 150,000 cars per year. It is the latest advance by a European More...

Baba Gurgur oil field Iraq (archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, July 31st, 2017

Iran – Iraq discuss Kirkuk – Iran pipeline amidst uncertainties about Kurdistan

nsnbc : Iran and Iraq have strengthened ties between the two countries’ energy sectors, including the possible construction of a pipeline to export Kirkuk’s crude oil to refineries in Iran. The discussions More...

A handout picture released by Iran's Defence Ministry on July 22 shows newly-upgraded Sayyad-3 air defense missiles on display during an inauguration of its production line at an undisclosed location in Iran.
By nsnbc On Monday, July 24th, 2017

Iran inaugurates production line for new Sayyad-3 air defense missiles

nsnbc : Iranian State TV and other media reported the inauguration of a production line for the a new version of Tehran’s Sayyad air defense missile. A handout picture released by Iran’s Defence Ministry More...

Komala Camp_Iran_Kurdistan_(archives)
By nsnbc On Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Iran Revolutionary Guard killed three Kurdish Peshmerga during alleged anti-ISIS operation

nsnbc : The Iranian – Kurdish Komala party confirmed that Iranian Revolutionary Guards had killed three of its militants after the Guard announced it had killed “three terrorists”. The incident More...