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  1. Turk Who Exported Wisconsin Boat Equipment to Iranian Navy Sentenced

    August 29, 2019 Bruce Vielmetti August 29, 2019- A Turkish national charged in a conspiracy to smuggle boat engines and other marine products to the Iranian military was sentenced to 28 months in prison. Resit Tavan, 43, was arrested in Romania in June 20 ...

  2. Iran Building New Classified Military Base in Syria: Intelligence Sources

    September 3, 2019 Trey Yingst Iran is building a new military base in Syria where it plans to deploy thousands of troops, according to multiple Western intelligence sources. Top leaders in Tehran approved the classified project and charged the Islamic Rev ...

  3. Israel Says It Struck Iranian ‘Killer Drones’ in Syria

    August 24, 2019 David M. Halbfinger An Israeli airstrike in Syria hit targets where Iran was allegedly preparing an attack against Israel involving explosive-laden "killer drones." The strike occurred in the Syrian town of Aqraba between downtow ...

  4. U.S. Government Warns of Iranian Threats to Commercial Shipping, Including GPS Interference

    August 7, 2019 Ryan Browne and Barbara Starr The U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration issued a warning regarding threats to commercial ships in the Persian Gulf. Iran is using GPS jammers and has placed such systems on Abu Musa ...

  5. Germany Bans Iranian Airline From Its Airspace After U.S. Pressure

    January 21, 2019 Germany has revoked the license of Mahan Air, an Iranian airline, because of its role in transporting military equipment and personnel to Syria and other countries in the Middle East. The decision takes immediate effect and denies the air ...

  6. UN Experts: Fuel from Iran is Financing Yemen Rebels’ War

    January 19, 2019 Edith M. Lederer According to a U.N. Panel of Experts report, Iran is illegally shipping fuel to Houthi rebels in Yemen to finance their military campaign. The fuel is loaded from Iranian ports under false documentation to avoid required ...

  7. FBI Announces Reward for Information Leading to Arrest of Iranian Tied to Illegal Procurement of U.S. Technology

    November 20, 2018 The U.S. Department of State’s Transnational Organized Crime Rewards Program has offered a $3 million reward for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of Iranian national Hossein Ahmad Larijani, who is wanted for illicitly ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. UN Investigating Whether Iran Supplied Weapons Seized by U.S. Navy Near Yemen

    October 26, 2018 In August, U.S. forces seized over 2,500 AK-47 rifles and other guns about 70 miles off the coast of Yemen. The arms were in the process of being transferred from a dhow to a smaller skiff. U.S. authorities invited the United Nations to e ...

  10. Treasury Targets Procurement Networks and 31 Aircraft Associated with Mahan Air and Other Designated Iranian Airlines

    May 24, 2018 U.S. Department of the Treasury Press Release The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated nine entities for their roles in procuring export-controlled, U.S.-origin goods for sanctioned Iranian airl ...

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