Hamas arrests Palestinian for taking down banner of Iran’s Soleimani in Gaza

The Palestinian militant group Hamas arrested on Thursday a man for tearing down a banner of slain Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani which was put up ahead of the first anniversary of his death by the group, according to a relative of the detainee.

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Daughter of British-Iranian political prisoner sends plea to UK PM

The 6-year-old daughter of one of Iran’s most high-profile political prisoners has written a card to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson asking him to bring home her mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe in time for Christmas.

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New photo shows Iran’s Quds Force commander inside Syria

Iranian state television published on Wednesday, a picture of the commander of the Quds Force, General Ismail Ghaani, visiting the shrine of Sayyida Zainab on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, Damascus.

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German-Iranian mother facing human rights abuse at hands of Iran

A German woman fighting to free her 66-year-old mother from an Iranian prison has pleaded with Germany to “end the human rights abuse” and intervene in the case.

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Khamenei’s military adviser to run in 2021 presidential elections

Brigadier-General Hussein Dehghan, Iran’s former defence minister and current military adviser to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, is the first hopeful to confirm his intention to run in the presidential election slated for June, local media reported yesterday.

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Iran moves nuclear centrifuges underground exceeds limit by 12 times

Iran has moved a cascade of advanced centrifuges from a nuclear plant and enrichment site to an underground facility, in what is the country’s latest breach of the nuclear deal agreed upon five years ago, the International Atomic Energy Agency has said.

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