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In case you missed it, and you almost certainly did, the last chance to make any progress in the P5+1-Iran talks before the new Congress… 1,263 more words


Canada and Iran fighting on the same side in the Iraq war - Iranian fighter jets strike at ISIL targets

Iranian jets have carried out airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq in recent days, Pentagon officials and independent analysts say, the Associated Press is reporting. 836 more words

Defence Watch

Iranian delegate to nuclear talks says negotiations may turn to extension Sunday evening

VIENNA – With a deadline approaching for a nuclear deal, an Iranian official said Sunday that the discussion may soon have to shift from trying to reach an agreement to extending negotiations past the target date. 339 more words


Opinion: Iran should stand trial for persecution of Baha'i

In Geneva on Friday, Oct. 31, the United Nations Human Rights Council is conducting its Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Iran’s human rights record. After the first UPR in 2010, Iran accepted 123 of the Council’s 188 recommendations and committed to comply with the international human rights obligations to which it is bound. 957 more words