More than 50K awaits Richmond Hill, Ont. protest against Iranian government – Toronto

More than 50K awaits Richmond Hill, Ont.  protest against Iranian government – Toronto

Police estimate more than 50,000 people gathered in Richmond Hill on Saturday in solidarity with protests that have erupted across Iran. The event was held in support of ongoing unrest in the country due to the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini. She died while in custody of Iranian ‘morality police’ for allegedly wearing her hijab … Read more

State news: 4 elite paramilitary Guards killed in Iran clash

State news: 4 elite paramilitary Guards killed in Iran clash

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An attack by armed separatists on a police station in a southeastern city killed 19 people, including four members of Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard, Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency reported Saturday. The assailants in Friday’s attack hid among worshipers near a mosque in the city of Zahedan and … Read more

Iran summons UK and Norwegian envoys as unrest persists

Iran summons UK and Norwegian envoys as unrest persists

Iranian pro-government demonstrators hold posters of the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the country’s flags during their rally condemning recent anti-government protests over the death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old woman who had been detained by the nation’s morality police , in Tehran, on Sept. 25.Vahid Salemi/The Associated Press Iran summoned the British and … Read more

Protests in Iran over Mahsa Amini’s death shine spotlight on morality police

Protests in Iran over Mahsa Amini’s death shine spotlight on morality police

People gather in protest against the death of Mahsa Amini along the streets on Sept. 19, in Tehran, Iran. 22-year-old Mahsa Amini fell into a coma and died after being arrested in Tehran by the morality police, for allegedly violating the countries hijab rules.Getty Images/Getty Images Protests that broke out over the death of Mahsa … Read more

Elon Musk greenlit to activate Starlink internet for Iranians | Protest News

Elon Musk greenlit to activate Starlink internet for Iranians |  Protest News

Legal guidance by the American government on expanding internet services to Iranians was changed despite US sanctions on the country. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has been given the green light by the United States government to activate the satellite internet service Starlink to help Iranians protesting against the death of a woman in police custody. … Read more

Iran protests: Women burn hijabs, cut hair after death of woman in police custody – National

Iran protests: Women burn hijabs, cut hair after death of woman in police custody – National

Several days of protests have erupted in Iran following the death of a 22-year-old woman who was arrested and in police custody for allegedly breaking hijab rules. On Tuesday, several international leaders criticized the country for the death of Mahsa Amini, who fell into a coma last week only hours after being detained by Iran’s … Read more

Optimism About An Iran Nuclear Deal Is Waning

Optimism About An Iran Nuclear Deal Is Waning

The EU’s foreign affairs and security policy chief, Josep Borrell, is currently “less optimistic” that the negotiating parties could reach an agreement to revive the so-called Iranian nuclear deal than he was early last week. “I am sorry to say that I am less confident today than 28 hours before…about the prospects of closing the … Read more

Russia facing ‘numerous failures’ with Iran-supplied drones for Ukraine war: US – National

Russia facing ‘numerous failures’ with Iran-supplied drones for Ukraine war: US – National

Russia has faced technical problems with Iranian-made drones acquired from Tehran this month for use in its war with Ukraine, according to Biden administration officials. The officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the US intelligence assessment, did not detail the “numerous failures.” They added that the US assesses that the delivery … Read more

Iran Is Ready To Release Millions Of Barrels Of Oil Into The Market

Iran Is Ready To Release Millions Of Barrels Of Oil Into The Market

Iran has considerable volumes of oil in floating storage that it could quickly release should a deal with the United States be finalized. In an update earlier this month, OilX claimed that Iran has some 40 million barrels, the bulk of which is probably condensate. Vortexa estimates Iranian crude in floating storage at 60 to … Read more