July 14, 2023
On 6 June 2023 Iran unveiled what it described as a ‘hypersonic missile’, having already announced its successful development several months earlier. Named Fattah (‘conqueror’) by Iran’s Supreme Leader, the missile quickly garnered media attention. Domestic and foreign commentators, however, questioned whether Tehran had really managed to build a...
Treasury Sanctions International Procurement Network Supporting Iran’s Missile and Military Programs
June 6, 2023
WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned a network of seven individuals and six entities in Iran, the People’s Republic of China (PRC), and Hong Kong in connection with Iran’s ballistic missile program.
Justice Department Announces Five Cases as Part of Recently Launched Disruptive Technology Strike Force
May 16, 2023
WASHINGTON – The Justice Department today announced criminal charges in five cases and four arrests from five different U.S. Attorney’s offices in connection with the recently launched multi-agency Disruptive Technology Strike Force.
May 16, 2023
Identical Letters Dated 28 April 2023 from the Permanent Representative of Israel to the United Nations Addressed to the Secretary-General and the President of the Security Council
April 28, 2023
I wish to express my deep concern regarding the malign activities of the Iranian regime, which undermine Security Council resolutions, foster instability in the Middle East and pose a great threat to international peace and security. Iran continues to violate its international obligations, evidenced by launches of space launch vehicles with...
February 15, 2023
Iran’s ballistic missile arsenal is growing in size and quality. It is a threat to U.S. interests and the security of America’s allies in the greater Middle East. Improvements in ballistic missile precision, range, mobility, warhead design, and survivability (including the creation of underground missile depots) imply an increasingly lethal long-...
November 5, 2022
Tehran, IRNA – The IRGC Aerospace Force successfully test fired Qaem 100 solid fuel carrier on Saturday. The ceremony in which the carrier was test fired was attended by Commander of IRGC Aerospace Force Brigadier-General Amir Ali Hajizadeh and a large number of other commanders of the Iranian armed forces. Qaem 100 carrier is capable of...
October 18, 2022
QUESTION: Okay. All right. Moving on to Ukraine and specifically with the Iranian drones – can you explain why it is that you and the French believe that the Iranian supply of these drones to Russia for use anywhere, but obviously Ukraine, is a violation of UN Security Council 2231?
September 28, 2022
We strongly condemn Iran’s use of ballistic missiles and drone attacks against the Iraqi Kurdistan Region as an unjustified violation of Iraqi sovereignty and territorial integrity. We are also aware of reports of civilian casualties and deplore any loss of life caused by today’s attack. Moreover, we further condemn comments from...
Statement by National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan on Iran’s Missile and Drone Attacks in Northern Iraq
September 28, 2022
The United States strongly condemns the drone and missile attack launched against Iraq’s Kurdistan region earlier today.