Search

Search results

  1. 5 Iran-Backed Fighters Said Killed in Alleged Israeli Strikes on Syria Sites

    July 21, 2020 An Israeli missile strike on weapons depots and military positions in Syria killed five Iran-backed militia fighters. The strike hit targets around Kiswah, a town south of Damascus associated with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corp ...

  2. Albania Says It’s Discovered an Iranian Paramilitary Network

    October 23, 2019 Albanian police announced that they have discovered an Iranian paramilitary network targeting exiled members of the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK), an opposition Iranian group seeking to overthrow Iran's government. Police chief Ardi Veliu ...

  3. Appeals Court Allows Fokker Sanctions Settlement

    April 5, 2016 Samuel Rubenfeld Wall Street Journal A three-judge panel at the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C. unanimously authorized a settlement between the federal government and the Dutch company Fokker Services B.V. accused of sanctions viol ...

  4. Belgian Company Settles BIS Charges of Exporting to Iran

    April 8, 2016 The Export Practitioner A Belgian chemical distributor, Chemical Partners Europe S.A. (CPE), agreed to pay a $350,000 fine to the Bureau of Industry and Security to settle six charges related to the export of coatings, pigments, and paints t ...

  5. British Man Jailed for Trafficking Fighter Jet Parts to Iran

    November 22, 2018 Steven Morris British businessman Alexander George was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for violating export controls. George procured military hardware, including Russian MiG and U.S. F4 Phantom parts, and illicitly shipped t ...

  6. Canadian-Iranian Citizen Sentenced to 32 Months in Prison for Conspiring to Violate Iran Sanctions

    December 15, 2017 U.S. Department of Justice Press Release Ali Soofi, a 63-year-old dual Canadian-Iranian citizen, was sentenced to 32 months prison after pleading guilty in September 2017 to one count of conspiracy to violate the International Emergency ...

  7. China and Iran to Conduct Joint Naval Exercises in the Persian Gulf

    September 21, 2014 Thomas Erdbrink and Chris Buckley New York Times Two Chinese Navy warships  docked at the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas in advance of four days of joint naval exercises in the Persian Gulf.  One of the vessels, the Changchun, is a guided ...

  8. Coalition Says 2 Armed Drones Shot Down At Baghdad Airport

    January 3, 2022 Qassim Abdul-Zahra Coalition forces stationed in Iraq shot down two explosive-laden drones on January 3rd. According to an Iraqi security official, the drones had targeted a base at the Baghdad airport that hosts U.S. military advisers. A ...

  9. Devices Found in Missiles, Yemen Drones Link Iran to Attacks

    February 19, 2020 Jon Gambrell According to two new reports by the United Nations and Conflict Armament Research, the gyroscopes recovered from the drones that targeted a Saudi Arabian oil facility in September 2019 match those found in Iranian manufactur ...

  10. Dual U.S.-Iranian Citizen Charged in New York Missile Case

    October 25, 2013 U.S. authorities indicted Reza Olangian of Los Gatos, California on charges of attempting to acquire and transfer surface-to-air missiles to Iran, including to Iran's Ministry of Defense. According to the criminal complaint, Olangian ...

Pages