Follow @TheCircumvent The most recent example of Muslim tolerance: Because of persecution, Christian converts leave Iran and travel to Turkey (August 14) RT, August 15, 2017. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has singled out several Muslim-majority countries for violating religious… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Arutz Sheva, August 14, 2017. An Iranian drone made several passes by the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf on Sunday, The Washington Post reported on Monday. This is the second such incident in a week and described… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Rudaw, August 14, 2017. Some 500 Christian converts from Iran have sought asylum in Turkey following what they say is persecution by the authorities. A man and his family who converted to Christianity from Islam say they used… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent The Times of Israel / AP, August 14, 2017. A senior Iranian official said on Saturday night that the regime will never allow any foreign government, and especially not the US, to visit its military facilities. Lieutenant Commander… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent AFP, August 13, 2017. Iran’s parliament voted Sunday to allocate $520 million to develop its missile program to fight Washington’s “adventurism” and sanctions, and to boost the foreign operations of the country’s Revolutionary Guards. “The Americans should know… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Free Beacon, August 11, 2017. Two members of Iran’s national soccer team have been banned for life because they played in a game against an Israeli team. The two players, Masoud Shojaei, the national team captain, and Ehsan… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent The New Arab, August 10, 2017. Sixty-four “half-naked” Iranian youths have been arrested in central Iran in a raid on a pool party by the Revolutionary Guard and police, Tehran has said. The youngsters were detained following a… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent The Local, August 9, 2017. Prosecutors in the southwest German city of Saarbrücken are investigating an Iran-born AfD politician over accusations that she made Islamophobic statements. A prosecutor’s office spokeswoman said on Wednesday that AfD politician Laleh Hadjimohamadvali… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Iran looks to ban ‘un-Islamic’ Zumba classes AFP, August 9, 2017. Four boys and two girls have been arrested in Iran for teaching “Western” dance moves including Zumba, a Colombian fitness routine, a local Revolutionary Guards commander said.… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Free Beacon, August 8, 2017: A U.S. Navy fighter jet was forced to take evasive action after an Iranian drone came far too close to the plane on Tuesday. The F/A-18 was attempting to land aboard the USS… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent AP, July 28, 2017. Iran successfully launched its most advanced satellite-carrying rocket into space, the country’s state media reported Thursday, in what is likely the most significant step yet for the launch vehicle. A confirmed launch of the… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent RT, July 25, 2017. A US patrol ship fired several warning shots from a heavy machine gun at an Iranian craft that approached within 150 yards and ignored other warnings, Pentagon officials told reporters on Tuesday. USS Thunderbolt… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Related: Iranian FM: ‘None of the people who engaged in acts of terrorism since 2001 came from Iran’ RT, July 20, 2017. Kuwait has ordered the Iranian ambassador to leave the country within 45 days, according to Iran’s ISNA… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent The Times of Israel, July 17, 2017. Iran’s top army chief on Monday threatened attacks on US military bases in the Middle East in the event that Washington imposes sanctions on the regime. Iran’s chief of staff, Major… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Squeaky clean Iran? Hardly. Here are just two examples: Qassem Suleimani, a commander of Iran’s IRGC Quds Force, has been responsible for “at least thirty attempts” of “orchestrat[ing] attacks” in Thailand, New Delhi, Lagos, and Nairobi. The most… Continue Reading
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Follow @TheCircumvent Independent, June 24, 2017. Related (September 9, 2015): Khamanei tweets that Israel won’t survive next 25 years
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