Mike Pompeo claims without evidence that Iran is al-Qaida's new 'home ...
theguardian.com13/01/2021 Politics
Move seems designed to restrict Biden administration’s options as secretary of state confirms killing of al-Qaida leader in August Julian Borger in Wa...»»»


Donald Trump's parting gift to the world? It may be war with Iran ...
theguardian.com09/01/2021 Military
Daniel Ellsberg I will always regret that I did not do more to stop war with Vietnam. Now, I am calling on whistleblowers to step up and expose Trump’...»»»


Elon Musk overtakes Bill Gates to become world's second-richest perso...
theguardian.com24/11/2020 People
Further rise in Tesla share price pushes entrepreneur past Microsoft co-founder By Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent and Julia Kollewe Tue 24 Nov 2020...»»»


Angry TV film-makers stop release of lauded Iranian documentary ...
theguardian.com02/11/2020 History
Coup 53, which charts MI6’s role in the shah’s restoration, has been blocked by makers of an 1985 show, who say it sullies their names Vanessa Thorpe...»»»


Pope Francis says gossip is 'a plague worse than Covid' ...
theguardian.com09/09/2020 People
Straying from prepared weekly blessing, pontiff urges faithful not to air grievances in public Pope Francis said on Sunday that gossip is a “plague wo...»»»


Zaghari-Ratcliffe: UK acknowledges debt owed to Iran over Shah's tank ...
theguardian.com07/09/2020 News
Debt seen as stumbling block for release of British-Iranians including Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe The defence secretary, Ben Wallace, has for the first...»»»


Outcry in Iran at nine-year sentence for man who beheaded daughter...
theguardian.com28/08/2020 Culture
Mother of 14-year-old victim expresses fury at lenient sentence as critics say Iranian law unfairly favours men An Iranian man who beheaded his 14-ye...»»»


Humiliating Diplomatic Setback after UN security council rejects US at...
theguardian.com26/08/2020 News
Indonesia said no further action could be taken on US request because there was no consensus on 15-nation body *** UN security council rejects US atte...»»»


British spy's account sheds light on role in 1953 Iranian coup ...
theguardian.com17/08/2020 History
Interview given by MI6 officer in 1980s was discovered in research for new documentary Julian Borger Mon 17 Aug 2020 09.40 BST A first-hand account of...»»»


Highlighting Washington’s Isolation, US sees embarrassing UN defeat ov...
theguardian.com15/08/2020 News
Just one semi-country joins US in vote, highlighting Washington’s isolation as it seeks more drastic action against Iran Julian Borger in Washington ...»»»



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