Articles Tagged with iran

Eye-Opening Video Shows 100 Years Of Iranian Beauty In One Minute

100 years of Iranian beauty

The Cut team is at it again. Known for their awesome time-lapse beauty trend videos, the crew has added a third instalment to their “100 Years of Beauty” series – with this current focus being on beauty trends in Iran. In just over a minute, we see Iranian-American model Sabrina Sarajy transform throughout the decades… Read more »

Prosecutor Found Dead: Was He Murdered Over Cover-Up Allegations Against President?

Did Prosecutor Kill Himself

Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead in his heavily-guarded luxury apartment on Sunday. Hours earlier, the 51-year-old had accused Argentine President Cristina Kirchner, Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman, and other key officials of working closely with Iran to stage a cover-up. According to the deceased prosecutor, the government was behind the subversion of a probe… Read more »

Renewed Relations: Saudi Arabia To Reopen Iraqi Embassy

Saudi King Abdullah Hospitalized

After 25 years of stalled political relations, things appear to be looking up between Iraq and Saudi Arabia, as the Saudis make plans to open an embassy in Iraq for the first time in 25 years. According to Today, a delegation from Saudi Arabia is planning to travel to Baghdad in the next week with… Read more »

Iranian Nuclear Talks Resume

U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry met with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in July and will join negotiations again in Vienna later this week.

Iranian nuclear talks resumed yesterday as world leaders meet in Vienna to try and find a solution to the Iranian nuclear crisis. Representatives from the United States and other world powers including Britain, France, Germany, China, Russia, and representatives from the European Union have been meeting with Iran in an attempts to curb Iran’s nuclear… Read more »

Reyhaneh Jabbari, Iranian Woman Who Killed Her Rapist, Hanged By Iran

Reyhaneh Jabbari

Reyhaneh Jabbari, the Iranian woman who killed her alleged rapist in 2007 and was sentenced to death in 2009, has been hanged. Prosecutors alleged that in 2007, Jabbari bought a knife two days prior to stabbing Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former official in Iran’s intelligence service, according to this Inquisitr report. Jabbari’s defense — that… Read more »

ISIS: Is America Going To War?

According to statement by White House, America is at war with ISIS.

ISIS has been a debated topic within the United States for a while now. On September 10, President Barack Obama addressed the nation about the role America intended to play in controlling the threat of ISIS. He spoke of the group as ISIL, another name for ISIS or Islamic State, and explained the complete and… Read more »

Plane Crash Kills 39 In Iran, Horrific Moment Captured On Camera

Plane Crash

For some people, they are at the right place at the right time to catch a one-in-a-million moment on camera. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on such rare moments. There are many reports on such things as the brutal beating of a prone man by two cops, an unidentified flying object seen over Italy,… Read more »

EMP Attack By North Korea Possible, Former CIA Director Says

north korea

EMP attack threats from North Korea should be taken very seriously, according to former CIA Director James Woolsey. The long-time foe of the United States will reportedly soon be capable of launching an electromagnetic pulse attack against America, if the former intelligence expert is correct. Pry is calling for the Obama administration and Congress to… Read more »

Iran Talks In Vienna As Nuclear Deadline Draws Near

Iran Talks Nuclear

Officials met in Vienna Sunday for talks ahead of the July 20 deadline for Iran to end its nuclear program, the culmination of a temporary agreement reached in January. The Associated Press, reporting from Vienna, says that an extension could be likely due to “deep differences” between Iran and the six world powers led by… Read more »

‘Modern Family,’ Iranian-Style, Leaves Out Gay Parents (VIDEO)

Modern Family Minus Cam and Mitch

Modern Family… but by whose standards? Iranian audiences are being treated to a verbatim, state-sanctioned adaptation of the Emmy-winning American sitcom Modern Family. But where’s Cam and Mitchell? The show’s gay parents, played by actors Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet, are conspicuously absent from the first two episodes of Haft Sang (or Seven Stones)… Read more »

Iran Promises Troops To Defend Shiite Shrines In Iraq

Iran has vowed to defend Shiite sites in Iraq, but it could trigger a larger conflict.

Iran is promising to defend Shiite holy sites in Iraq as ISIS and Sunni insurgents have taken control of much of the area to the north of Baghdad, including most of the Baiji Refinery. According to a Reuters report, the elite Iraqi troops guarding the Baiji Refinery have stood their ground better than most of… Read more »