Tue, 26 Sep 2023 16:49:19 GMT
Iranian children are being forced out of school and into the workplace as families struggle to make ends meet in the country's worst economic crisis in decades.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 15:42:54 GMT
Four men have been sentenced to death convicted of being in a counterfeit alcohol network which led to the deaths of 17 Iranian citizens.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 15:39:33 GMT
Iran’s Revolutionary Guards has embarked on a scheme to increase the population of the Iranian islands in the Persian Gulf to solidify sovereignty over the area.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 14:37:44 GMT
The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, Mohammad Eslami, accused the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) of politicizing the regime's ongoing nuclear program.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 10:39:57 GMT
An investigation by Iran International shows three Iran experts who worked closely with Robert Malley, the US special envoy on Iran, were members of an influence network formed by Tehran. The joint reporting project with Semafor is based on thousands of emails from diplomats.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 10:32:39 GMT
In a rare display of criticism, an Iranian parliamentarian has condemned Russia's policies towards Iran.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 10:23:10 GMT
Iran's Statistical Center has reported an inflation rate of 46 percent, indicating no significant change despite rise in oil sales and the release of frozen assets.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 09:18:14 GMT
NetBlocks, a watchdog organization that monitors cybersecurity, has once again reported a disruption in Iran's internet service.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 07:50:24 GMT
Two Bahraini soldiers were killed and several wounded on Monday in a Houthi drone attack inside Saudi Arabia near the border with Yemen, Bahrain's state news agency BNA said.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 07:06:00 GMT
A powerful tremor accompanied by a loud noise shook the city of Khorramabad in western Iran on Monday night, as local officials say the source has not been identified.
Tue, 26 Sep 2023 00:47:23 GMT
Many had warned of a potential mass migration of Iranian elites due to the suppression of dissent and neglect of young Iranians' demands over the past year.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 20:09:26 GMT
A member of the Iranian parliament says the Expediency Council has exempted the executive and judicial branches from the transparency law.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 20:02:26 GMT
The head of UN's nuclear watchdog, Rafael Grossi says ‘significant safeguards issues remain outstanding’ in Iran’s nuclear program.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 18:47:35 GMT
The spokesperson for Iran's Revolutionary Guards has threatened a vigorous response to counter the “hostile activities of the enemy in the media sphere.”
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 14:41:11 GMT
As the new academic year begins in Iran, reports confirm the detention of at least seven students across various cities as new rules come into effect over the likes of dress code and conduct.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 14:30:00 GMT
After months of hiatus in Iran International broadcasting from the UK due to terrorist threats by Tehran, the network is back on track from a new London building.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 13:17:45 GMT
Several signatories of a letter denouncing the 13-year-long house arrest of Green Movement leaders as "gradual murder" have faced threats from the Iranian regime.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 12:33:50 GMT
Saudi Arabia said on Monday it has decided to accept full-blown nuclear safeguards by the UN’s watchdog, a change the agency has been demanding for years.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 11:42:13 GMT
One person has died and four others were injured in an incident at Iran's southern refinery of Bandar Abbas last week, Iranian state media reported on Monday.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 11:29:14 GMT
Student activists have revealed a set of new dress code restrictions imposed by the regime across several universities in Iran.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 10:15:51 GMT
Tehran has denied responsibility for the inadequate medical care of an Iranian-American inmate who died in prison on Saturday.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 09:59:12 GMT
The latest trip of Iran's president and his hijab-cladded wife to the UN in New York has seen the First Lady thrust into the limelight on a global media blitz.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 09:11:16 GMT
A political prisoner detained in Iran’s Mashhad prison in the northeast, has revealed the extent of his deteriorating health condition during his latest contact.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:37:04 GMT
Iran International has obtained information shedding further light on how several young protesters were killed during anti-regime protests in Iran.
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:34:00 GMT
Iran's economic freedom ranking for 2023 has placed it at a dismal 160 out of 165 countries surveyed, Canada’s leading think tank said in its latest report.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 22:00:48 GMT
Faramarz Javidzad, an Iranian-American citizen, died in the notorious Evin Prison on Saturday as his physical health deteriorated due to a lack of medical attention.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 21:06:34 GMT
Iran’s defense ministry warned Sunday that it will not tolerate any changes to international borders in the region, amid serious tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 19:24:46 GMT
The Friday Prayer Imam of Rask, in Iran's Sistan-Baluchestan Province, has been tortured by intelligence agents during his detention, the family has charged.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 16:55:35 GMT
Russia, in response to the recent comments by Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, stated that no one desires the emergence of new nuclear powers in the world.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 16:33:43 GMT
Hackers claim they gained control over 500 servers of Iran’s Ministry of Science, revealing a trove of classified documents on protests and academia dissidents.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 15:42:50 GMT
Iran's ministry of intelligence announced Sunday that it had apprehended 28 individuals affiliated with an alleged ISIS terrorist network who were planning bombings.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 14:21:06 GMT
Iran has approved a plan to provide unrestricted SIM cards to foreign tourists, while the internet is severely restricted for its own citizens.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 12:56:04 GMT
Iran has extended its outdated development plan for the third time since 2021, as the parliament has refused to approve the new plan by the Raisi administration.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 12:10:37 GMT
Iranian conservative politician Mohammad Mohajeri proposes dedicating one TV channel for domestic critics of the system.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 09:47:36 GMT
One of Iran’s hardline conservatives Mohammad Sadegh Koushki has called on President Ebrahim Raisi to suspend bodybuilding competitions.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 09:03:46 GMT
Israeli Ambassador to the UN, told Iran International, “It’s unacceptable that… they treat a mass murderer, the Butcher of Tehran, President Raisi, with a red carpet.”
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 08:42:34 GMT
Iran’s foreign minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian told UN General Secretary Antonio Guterres that diplomatic contacts continue to revive the JCPOA nuclear deal.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 07:33:23 GMT
Iran has stationed 10 brigades of its traditional army’s ground forces along its borders to deter “enemies” Gen. Kyumars Haydari was quoted as saying on Sunday.
Sun, 24 Sep 2023 05:55:00 GMT
Iran Human Rights (IHR) says analysis of protester deaths and eye injuries reveals that women’s eyes and faces were intentionally targeted during last year’s protests.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 22:12:23 GMT
The International Federation of Journalists has issued a warning regarding Iran's recent decision to mandate professional licenses for journalists.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 20:36:00 GMT
Following a recent exclusive report by Iran International, Germany’s Export Control agency announced a probe into possible Iran sanctions violations by German firms.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 18:33:54 GMT
Hundreds of Iranian activists have emphasized that the 13-year-long house arrest of three Green Movement protest leaders is a gradual form of murder.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 16:32:00 GMT
An Iranian academic has criticized officials for denying the country's volatility, amid economic and other crises and a restless population ready to protest.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 15:07:10 GMT
Iran's Minister of Education has replaced over 20,000 principals in a move that many see as an attempt to purge schools after nationwide protests.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 13:19:45 GMT
Amid accusations of Iran supplying military equipment and drones to Russia, President Ebrahim Raisi has criticized financial and military aid to Ukraine.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 12:36:00 GMT
Iran has received thousands of Achaemenid-era clay tablets from the United States in the latest such instalment after decades of efforts to repatriate the antiquities.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 12:08:23 GMT
Israel's UN ambassador photographed the poster of an Iranian demonstrator outside the UN in New York and held it up during the speech of Iran's president Ebrahim Raisi.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 10:40:13 GMT
The UN human rights commissioner's office has strongly criticized a newly enacted hijab law in Iran that has increased punishment for women who refuse to cover their heads.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 09:06:19 GMT
A human rights organization has revealed the identities of scores of individuals who sustained eye injuries when Iranian security forces fired shotguns at protesters.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 09:00:00 GMT
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has refrained from criticizing the Saudi Crown Prince for suggesting his country will get nuclear weapons if Iran does so first.
Sat, 23 Sep 2023 06:04:00 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has talked of a new Middle East with the friendship between Israel and Arab nations without Iran’s “terror tentacles.”
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 19:31:26 GMT
Security forces attacked the family home of a victim of last year’s protests and arrested several family members to stop them from marking his death anniversary.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 16:22:00 GMT
Having just returned from the US, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has re-started saber-rattling as the regime put on display "the longest-range drone in the world."
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 15:26:00 GMT
The Archbishop of Canterbury, a prominent leader of the Church of England, recently hosted a cleric with connections to Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 12:48:00 GMT
Commander of Iran’s extra-territorial Quds Force, Esmail Qaani, has made a trip to Syria, meeting state and military officials and overseeing “a war game.”
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 12:40:23 GMT
US State Department has strongly condemned threats against Iran International reporters by the entourage of the Iranian president during their visit to the UN this week.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 11:22:00 GMT
A group of Iranian activists have met several senior Canadian officials to discuss wide ranging issues of concern to the Iranian community and how Canada can help.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 10:14:58 GMT
An overnight fire broke out at a warehouse of Iranian defense ministry, the latest in a series of incidents hitting the Islamic Republic's industrial facilities.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 09:34:00 GMT
Amnesty International has decried Iran’s new hijab law that will impose “draconian penalties” and increase prison terms and fines for defying compulsory veiling.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 07:23:46 GMT
The US government reached settlements with 3M Company and Emigrant Bank for their violations of Iran sanctions laws, the Treasury Department announced Thursday.
Fri, 22 Sep 2023 06:42:00 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has told Iran International that Israel is “committed to prevent Iran from having nuclear weapons”.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 22:07:37 GMT
Elon Musk has said that X (formerly Twitter) might start charging its users “a small fee” and insisting that the aim is to “combat vast armies of bots."
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 18:57:02 GMT
The Independent Filmmakers Association of Iran (IFMA) has requested an independent inquiry into the selection of next year's Oscars nomination.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 17:21:12 GMT
The Tehran Municipality has constructed locked barriers between the women's and men's subway cars in Tehran as gender apartheid deepens in Iran.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 17:08:00 GMT
The entourage of Iran’s president attacked, harassed and insulted Iran International journalists covering Ebrahim Raisi’s stay in New York.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 15:44:48 GMT
At least 600 women have been arrested in Tehran on the anniversary of Mahsa Amini's death on September 16.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 14:47:20 GMT
Families of the victims of the Iranian uprising continue to be detained by government agents as they attempt to grieve their loved ones.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 13:37:44 GMT
Iranian-born actress and political activist Nazanin Boniadi has spoken out against President Ebrahim Raisi as he continues his propaganda mission at the United Nations.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 13:22:45 GMT
The protest movement in Iran in the past year did not topple the regime but succeeded in making a serious dent into one of its important tenets, the compulsory hijab.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 12:27:41 GMT
Despite months of women-led protests in Iran fighting systematic oppression, President Ebrahim Raisi’s wife claims women in Iran are content and do not seek equal rights.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 09:56:00 GMT
As Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi concluded his visit to the UN, Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler Mohammed bin Salman vowed to acquire nuclear weapons if Iran does.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 09:03:01 GMT
The family of Nika Shakarami, a 16-year-old abducted and murdered by security forces last year, continues to face state intimidation one year after her tragic death.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 07:53:33 GMT
Iran has no issue with the UN nuclear watchdog's inspection of its nuclear sites, President Ebrahim Raisi said on Wednesday, days after Tehran barred multiple inspectors.
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 07:39:00 GMT
Faced with an apparent financial crunch to subsidize bread, the Iranian government is gradually raising prices, a move that can have both political and inflationary repercussion.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 22:17:52 GMT
Despite outcry over the US-Iran prisoner swap, Secretary of State Antony Blinken defended the deal but acknowledged that Iran may use the money for military purposes.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 20:29:32 GMT
Iran's regime has revealed the identities of two American prisoners it recently released along with five known hostages as part of a swap arrangement with Washington.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 19:24:21 GMT
A leader of a government vigilante mob who carried out the 2011 storming of the British embassy in Tehran is now accompanying Iran's president during his visit to the United States.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 16:52:00 GMT
The Iranian parliament has approved a controversial hijab bill aimed at tightening pressure on women who defy the mandatory dress code in public.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 14:21:51 GMT
The EU's top diplomat strongly condemns the arbitrary detention of numerous EU citizens, including those with dual nationality, in Iran.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 13:32:00 GMT
After US hostages were released this week, Qatar is pressing Iran and the United States to engage in more talks over nuclear and other issues, Reuters reported.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 13:05:11 GMT
Russia's Defense Minister says despite opposition from much of the Western world, Russia and Iran have taken their relations to a higher level.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 11:59:22 GMT
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi expressed the Iranian government's preparedness to expand collaboration with the US Shiite community.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 11:20:25 GMT
Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations was the only diplomat to protest at President Ebrahim Raisi’s speech Tuesday but was escorted away by security.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 09:57:44 GMT
Toomaj Salehi, the Iranian rapper jailed for his protest music, is facing deteriorating health conditions and is in urgent need of medical attention.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 09:36:53 GMT
President Joe Biden and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday will hold their first face-to-face talks since Netanyahu took power in December.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 07:58:45 GMT
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and the US renewed calls for Iran to fully cooperate with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in a joint statement.
Wed, 20 Sep 2023 07:45:00 GMT
The Iranian regime had some luck on its side as a series of coincidences reduced the likelihood of larger protests on the anniversary of Mahsa Amini last weekend.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 22:09:02 GMT
President Ebrahim Raisi blamed foreign countries for waging a propaganda campaign against the Islamic Republic in his UN General Assembly speech Tuesday.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 21:34:00 GMT
The defense minister of Russia arrived in Iran for a meeting with Iranian military officials, one day after the United States released $6 billion of Iran's frozen funds.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 20:26:54 GMT
Iran's Foreign Minister and his Azerbaijani counterpart discussed recent developments in the Caucasus, amid Baku's renewed military action in Nagorno-Karabakh.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 19:24:49 GMT
The United States has imposed sanctions on seven individuals and four entities in Iran, China, Russia, and Turkey for their roles in Iran's UAV and military aircraft development.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 19:17:24 GMT
Families of Iran’s hostages not included in the US prisoner swap deal have called on Washington for an explanation on the fate of their loved ones.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 18:19:01 GMT
Elon Musk has revealed the regime's dissatisfaction with the launch of Starlink internet services in the country, satellites smuggled into the country amid widespread internet shutdowns.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 16:33:26 GMT
Iranian officials visiting the United States for the UN General Assembly have declined to disclose the size of President Ebrahim Raisi's accompanying delegation.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 15:37:20 GMT
Following Iran's move to bar IAEA inspectors from monitoring its nuclear activities, a hardliner close to the Supreme Leader has once again called for leaving the NPT.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 15:31:39 GMT
An Iranian football coach has expressed criticism regarding sport censorship in Iran after coverage of a female referee raising the hand of a male wrestler was banned from TV.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 14:35:31 GMT
The Council on Foreign relations has changed an earlier announcement of cancelling a meeting with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi in New York, and re-scheduled it to Wednesday.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 13:09:09 GMT
Five Americans held hostage in Iran arrived in the United States Tuesday, one day after $6 billion in frozen Iranian oil revenues was transferred to banks in Qatar.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 12:12:35 GMT
The chief of staff of Iran's president, under sanctions from both the US and EU, is accompanying the hardline President on his second consecutive trip to New York.
Tue, 19 Sep 2023 11:14:13 GMT
A politician close to Iran’s former Speaker Ali Larijani blames the current leader of the parliament for Iran's woes, shared with his ultraconservative rivals.