Aug 5, 2014

Iran says it gave missile technology to Hamas

Hamas is able to fire missiles into Israel because Tehran provided weapons technology to the militant group to defend itself against Israeli attacks, a senior Iranian official said Monday. The secretary of the Expediency Discernment Council, Mohsen Rezaei, was quoted by Al-Alam, the Arabic channel ...

Iran poll shows waning clerics' clout

/ | Jun 14, 2013

Iran poll shows waning clerics' clout


For most of its 34-year history, Iran has been run by clerics serving not just as supreme leaders, but also as elected presidents, their turban-clad figures becoming familiar worldwide as Iran's public face. However, the theocratic order, whose base is Qom, a dusty city about ...