Fatemiyoun – Iranian tool to surround Afghanistan with new Popular Mobilization militias

The Iranian regime is trying to replicate the model of its Popular Mobilization militias in Afghanistan, after the Revolutionary Guards succeeded in imposing this model in Iraq in recent years…

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Positions on Iran and Hezbollah welcomed

IN contrast to the statement about recognising a non-existent Palestinian state, Labor’s policy on Iran “displays the kind of nuance and realism people expect from the party of Australia’s alternative government”, ECAJ co-CEO Peter Wertheim said this week.

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A growing challenge for Iraq – Iran-aligned Shiite militias

It was a stark message: A convoy of masked Shiite militiamen, armed with machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades, drove openly through central Baghdad denouncing the US presence in Iraq and threatening to cut off the prime minister’s ear.

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UN report reveals horrors of daily life for many in Iran

Women and girls in Iran continue to be treated “as second-class citizens,” according to a new UN report. Published on March 8, International Women’s Day, it details the scale of human rights abuses perpetrated by the regime in Tehran against members of many groups in the country.

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Yemen minister says Iranian media shows Tehran behind Houthi escalation in Marib

Yemeni Minister of Information Muammar Al-Eryani said on Monday that Iranian media close to the Supreme leader have reported that Tehran is “behind Houthi escalation in Marib,’ state news agency SABA reported.

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UK urges Iran to end arbitrary detention of foreign nationals

The UK has joined 57 other countries in denouncing “coercive diplomacy,” while calling on Iran to release dual nationals detained for political purposes, after a virtual conference on Monday.

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Iran in new threat to ban UN inspectors from nuclear plants

Iran vowed on Monday to block snap inspections of its nuclear plants by the UN atomic watchdog from next week unless the US returns to the 2015 nuclear deal.

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