U.S. sanctions against Iran
US sanctions against Iran refer to economic, trade, scientific and military sanctions against Iran, which have been imposed by the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control, or by the international commun...
U.S. sanctions against Iran - Wikipedia
Obama Administration Denies $400M Cash Payment To Iran Was Ransom For Hostages
The Obama administration insisted Wednesday that its secret airlifted payment to Iran of $400 million in January wasn’t ransom to obtain the release of four jailed Americans, as more lawmakers in Cong...
Two US Navy Boats Are Currently In Iranian Custody
Two US Navy boats are currently in Iranian custody. Scarce details were available on the situation but the Associated Press reports that Iran officials said that the crews will be returned "promptly."...
Yemen Brings US, Iran Closer To Naval Face-Off
Citing current instability and the need to ensure that vital shipping lanes in the area remain open, U.S. naval officials said Monday they are sending two more ships to the waters off the coast of Yem...
Iran and Libya Sanctions Act
The Iran and Libya Sanctions Act of 1996 (ILSA) was a 1996 act of Congress that imposed economic sanctions on firms doing business with Iran and Libya. On September 30, 2006, the act was renamed to th...
Iran-US relations
Because there are no formal diplomatic relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States of America instead of exchanging ambassadors, Iran maintains an interests section at the Pak...
Iran-US relations - Wikipedia
Obama Administration Denies $400M Cash Payment To Iran Was Ransom For Hostages
The Obama administration insisted Wednesday that its secret airlifted payment to Iran of $400 million in January wasn’t ransom to obtain the release of four jailed Americans, as more lawmakers in Cong...
Iran-Contra affair
The Iran–Contra affair (Persian: ایران-کنترا‎, Spanish: caso Irán-Contra), also referred to as Irangate, Contragate or the Iran–Contra scandal, was a political scandal in the United St...
Iran-Contra affair - Wikipedia
United States support for Iraq during the Iran-Iraq war
United States support for Iraq during the Iran–Iraq War, against post-revolutionary Iran, included several billion dollars' worth of economic aid, the sale of dual-use technology, non-U.S. origin weap...
United States support for Iraq during the Iran-Iraq war - Wikipedia
Iran hostage crisis
The Iran hostage crisis, referred to within Iran in Persian as تسخیر لانه جاسوسی امریکا (literally "Conquest of the American Spy Den,"), was a diplomatic crisis between Iran and the United States. Fif...
Iran hostage crisis - Wikipedia
People's Mujahedin of Iran
The People's Mojahedin of Iran or the Mojahedin-e-Khalq (MEK, also PMOI, MKO; Persian: سازمان مجاهدين خلق ايران sāzmān-e mojāhedin-e khalq-e irān) is an Iranian opposition movement in exile that advoc...
People's Mujahedin of Iran - Wikipedia
Iran-United States copyright relations
According to Circular 38a of the U.S. Copyright Office, Iran has no official copyright relations whatsoever with the United States.Published works originating in Iran thus are not copyrighted in the U...
Iran-United States copyright relations - Wikipedia
Healthcare in Iran
Healthcare in Iran is based on three pillars: the public-governmental system, the private sector, and NGOs. The healthcare and medical sector's market value in Iran was almost US $24 billion in 2002 a...
Healthcare in Iran - Wikipedia
Agriculture in Iran
Roughly one-third of Iran's total surface area is suited for farmland, but because of poor soil and lack of adequate water distribution in many areas, most of it is not under cultivation.Only 12% of t...
Agriculture in Iran - Wikipedia
Economy of Iran
The economy of Iran is a mixed and transition economy with a large public sector. Some 60% of the economy is centrally planned. It is dominated by oil and gas production, although over 40 industries a...
Economy of Iran - Wikipedia
Economy of the United States
The United States is the world's largest national economy, representing 22% of nominal global GDP and 17% of global GDP (PPP). The United States' GDP was estimated to be $17.711 trillion as of Q4 2014...
Economy of the United States - Wikipedia
2008 US-Iranian naval dispute
The 2007–2008 US-Iranian naval dispute refers to a series of naval stand-offs between Iranian speedboats and U.S. Navy warships in the Strait of Hormuz in December 2007 and January 2008.
On 6 Janu...
2008 US-Iranian naval dispute - Wikipedia
Iran Air Flight 655
Iran Air Flight 655 was an Iran Air civilian passenger flight from Tehran to Dubai. On 3 July 1988, the aircraft operating this route was shot down by the United States Navy guided missile cruiser USS...
Iran Air Flight 655 - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747 was a United Nations Security Council resolution that tightened the sanctions imposed on Iran in connection with the Iranian nuclear program. It was ado...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747 - Wikipedia
Current international tensions with Iran
This article is about the current international tensions between Iran and other countries, especially the United States and Israel.Since the Iranian revolution of 1979, Iran has had some difficult rel...
Jundullah
Jundallah may refer to:
Party for a Free Life in Kurdistan
The Party of Free Life of Kurdistan (Kurdish: پارتی ژیانی ئازادی کوردستان or Partiya Jiyana Azad a Kurdistanê or PJAK, also known in English as Free Life Party of Kurdistan, Party for a Free Life in K...
Party for a Free Life in Kurdistan - Wikipedia
Nuclear program of Iran
The nuclear program of Iran was launched in the 1950s with the help of the United States as part of the Atoms for Peace program. The participation of the United States and Western European governments...
Nuclear program of Iran - Wikipedia
Sanctions against Iran
Numerous governments and multinational entities impose sanctions against Iran. Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to i...
Sanctions against Iran - Wikipedia
Interests Section of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the United States
The Interests Section of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the United States is a part of the Pakistani Embassy in Washington, D.C., and is the de facto diplomatic representation of the Islamic Republic...
Iranian presidential election, 2009
Iran's tenth presidential election was held on 12 June 2009, with incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad running against three challengers. The next morning the Islamic Republic News Agency, Iran's official ne...
Iranian presidential election, 2009 - Wikipedia