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US warns of serious consequences to crew of Iranian oil tanker for assisting terrorist organisation

The US cautioned that the crewmembers of vessels assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) may be ineligible for visas or admission to the US under the terrorism-related inadmissibility grounds.

Aug 16, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

In tit-for-tat move, Iran designates US military forces as 'terrorist organisation'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that a country which is the leader of world terrorism has no right to pass judgements on terrorism itself.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

At least three killed in ongoing protests in Iran

At least, three people were reportedly shot dead by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps in the ongoing protests against the government in Iran.

Dec 31, 2017, 08:36 AM IST

Iran steps up support for Houthis in Yemen's war: Sources

Iran is sending advanced weapons and military advisers to Yemen's rebel Houthi movement, stepping up support for its Shi'ite ally in a civil war whose outcome could sway the balance of power in the Middle East, regional and Western sources say.

Mar 22, 2017, 18:35 PM IST

US Navy destroyer fires warning shots at Iranian vessels: US officials

The officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the USS Mahan established radio communication with the boats but they did not respond to requests to slow down. 

Jan 09, 2017, 18:40 PM IST

Iran vows to ``destroy US Navy`` in any upcoming confrontation

Iran is prepared to `destroy the US Navy` in any upcoming confrontation, a senior Iranian naval commander has said.

May 18, 2014, 14:56 PM IST