Afghanistan: More than half a million people displaced internally in Afghanistan in 2021: UN report

KABUL: More than half a million people in Afghanistan have been displaced by internal conflicts and insecurity in the country this year, according to a new report released by the United Nations Organization for Migration (IOM). According to a report by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) from 11 to 21 November 2021, at least … Read more

Iran is accused of delaying compensation for a failed flight to Ukraine

OTTAWA: Canada, Britain, Sweden and Ukraine on Wednesday accused Iran of delaying compensation to relatives of victims of a fallen flight in Ukraine and said Tehran has not yet agreed to negotiations. The Islamic Republic shot down a Ukraine International Airlines PS752 flight after taking off from its capital, Tehran, on January 8, 2020, killing … Read more

“No progress” before Iran’s nuclear talks, a UN agency says

Granted: 25.11.2021 – 00:20 The UN nuclear agency said on Wednesday that talks with Tehran over disputes over control of Iran’s nuclear program have not progressed, just days before talks on resuming the 2015 Iran nuclear deal resume. Rafael Grossi, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), told the agency’s quarterly board meeting … Read more

What to expect when Iran ‘s nuclear talks continue next week Nuclear energy news

Washington, DC – Indirect talks between Iran and the United States to revive the nuclear deal will resume next week after a long hiatus that called into question the possibility of restoring the landmark treaty. Although a breakthrough is not expected, analysts have said talks starting in Vienna on November 29 will shed light on … Read more

Iran: The United States will not “sit idly by” if Iran pushes nuclear talks forward: envoy

WASHINGTON: The United States will not “sit idly by” on Iran if it delays returning to a nuclear deal in ongoing talks next week, the U.S. special envoy said. “If they start going too close, too close for convenience, of course we’re not ready to sit idly by,” U.S. negotiator Rob Malley told National Public … Read more

Iran executes man arrested for murder as a minor after ‘real unfair trial’

Granted: 24.11.2021 – 12:15 Iran executed a man arrested on Wednesday for his murder at the age of 17, the judiciary said despite calls from human rights organizations such as Amnesty International to save his life. Arman Abdolali was executed at dawn in Rajai Shahr prison near Tehran in accordance with the “qesas” eye-to-eye justice … Read more

Australia names Hezbollah a ‘terrorist organization’ Political news

The country is also adding the neo-Nazi white supremacist group The Base to its list of “terrorist organizations.” Australia has designated Hezbollah, an Iranian-backed Shiite group in Lebanon, a “terrorist organization.” The appointment covers the entire group, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reports. The military wing of Hezbollah has been on the list since 2003. … Read more

Iran and IAEA agree to resume dialogue ahead of Vienna talks Nuclear energy news

The head of the UN nuclear agency and a Tehran official agreed to continue the discussion, but did not give details of the outstanding issues. Tehran, Iran – Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have agreed to continue communication and dialogue following the visit of the Director General of the Nuclear Power Agency … Read more

Hamid Nouri: Witnesses accused of massacre in significant trial in Sweden

A former Iranian official accused of crimes against humanity is expected to testify under oath for the first time in a major case in Stockholm on Tuesday. Hamid Nouri, 60, is on trial for his alleged involvement in the 1988 prison massacre in Iran. He denies the charges. The assassinations were said to be revenge … Read more