Biden administration demands release of US hostage in Afghanistan

Middle East 01/30/22, 21:23

Joe Biden's administration wants guerrilla insurgents to free a U.S. military veteran kidnapped in Afghanistan. The president wants the Haqqani network to release Mark Frerichs immediately. Biden warned the Taliban-linked group the matter was not open for discussion almost two years after the U.S. Navy veteran was first taken hostage. "Threatening the safety ...

Terrorist drone attack on oil tankers in Abu Dhabi leaves three dead

Middle East 01/17/22, 17:49

A drone attack on three oil tankers parked in an Abu Dhabi warehouse on Sunday, January 16, claimed three lives and left six injured, according to police sources. Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Yemen's Houthi rebel group claimed responsibility for the attack. Police identified the victims ...

More than 100 congressmen urge Biden to halt nuclear negotiations with Iran

Middle East 01/12/22, 17:35

More than 100 Republican members of Congress urged U.S. President Joe Biden to halt negotiations to renew the failed nuclear deal, arguing in a letter that continuing them "only further enables Iran's malign activities, including their aggressive nuclear pursuits." Although the Biden administration has been condescending to the Iranian regime, it ...

We were betrayed by Biden, say Afghan women’s rights activists

Middle East 01/11/22, 16:47

According to recent statements, women's rights activists in Afghanistan said they feel "betrayed" by the Biden administration as the Taliban violated all kinds of rights after the U.S. withdrew its troops last year, leaving promises of aid unfulfilled. Iranian journalist Masih Alinejad said Monday on Fox News's "The Story" program that ...

Illegal Iranian oil sales to China soared in 2021, defying US ban

Middle East 01/08/22, 15:55

Iran's authoritarian regime continues to openly defy sanctions imposed by the U.S.–led international community by increasing oil sales to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) by 40% during 2021. According to a report by the watchdog group tracking illegal Iranian oil tankers, United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI), not only were the restrictions ...

UK condemns 16 Iranian missile launches in violation of UN resolution

Tech 12/25/21, 16:11

The UK Foreign Office condemned the firing of 16 missiles by Iran during five days of military exercises, as they pose a "threat to regional and international security." "The launch is a clear breach of UN Security Council Resolution 2231, which requires that Iran not undertake any activity related to ballistic ...