Iran releases images of new missile defense system

Aug 21, 2016

Iran releases images of new missile defense system

Iran released images of its first domestically built long-range missile defense system Sunday, a project started when the country was under international sanctions. Images on multiple state news agencies showed President Hassan Rouhani and Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan standing in front of the new ...

Aug 18, 2016

Building stronger ties with Iran

Japan should consider more proactive steps to beef up its relations with Tehran, by building on the bilateral investment treaty signed in February to boost economic ties.

Iranian fan allowed to hold sign at volleyball venue

Aug 16, 2016

Iranian fan allowed to hold sign at volleyball venue

Iranian sports fan and activist Darya Safai returned to the Olympic volleyball venue Monday repeating her message and hoping the whole world hears: “Let Iranian Women Enter Their Stadiums.” After discussions with about a half-dozen venue officials leading up to the Iran men’s team’s ...