Tag: Tehran

CIA’s Brennan: Iran knows it would face consequences for nuclear program

brennancia

WASHINGTON, March 22 (Reuters) – U.S. Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan said Iran realizes that it will face “tremendous costs and consequences” if it decides to move ahead with an effort to develop nuclear weapons. “I think they realize

Iran’s Former Intel Minister: Mossad, MI6, And CIA Created Islamic State

384ED4C3-9A06-4742-8776-9A38D9731116_w640_r1_s_cx0_cy2_cw0

A former Iranian minister of intelligence, Heydar Moslehi, has added his voice to the growing number of hard-line critics of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State militant group (IS) in Syria and Iraq. In an interview with Fars News,

Iran executes two men convicted of espionage for CIA, Mossad

Getty_022112_Noose

Iran’s State radio says authorities have executed two men convicted of spying for Israel’s Mossad and the American CIA intelligence agency. Sunday’s report says Mohammad Heidari, who was accused of providing Mossad with classified information in return for money, and

Laptop stolen in London sends spy photos from Iran

stolen-laptops

When a burglar broke into a London flat and stole an expensive laptop, its owner was relieved he had taken the time to install security software to track its location. Until it turned up 3,000 miles away in Iran. Animator

More Iran lies exposed by WikiLeaks, honest intelligence

url

Former US National Intelligence Council chairperson Thomas Fingar received the 2013 Sam Adams Award for Integrity in Intelligence on January 23 for his role overseeing the 2007 US National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) on Iran. The NIE finding’s that all 16

Iran says it’s decoded data from CIA drone captured in 2011

1050279

TEHRAN –  Iran says the country's Revolutionary Guard has decoded all of the data from an advanced CIA spy drone captured last year. Tehran has previously said it recovered information from the RQ-170 Sentinel craft, but Monday's announcement on state-run

Iran executes alleged Mossad agent for scientist killing

AP110823021446-635x357

DUBAI – Iran has hanged a man it said was a Mossad agent whom it convicted of killing one of its nuclear scientists in 2010, Iranian state media reported on Tuesday. Twenty-four year old Majid Jamali Fashi was hanged at

Iran Urges Baku to Stop Mossad’s Anti-Iran Espionage Operations

israel_mossad-600x355

TEHRAN, BAKU (Combined Sources)—Iran on Sunday called on Azerbaijan to halt anti-Iran espionage operations by Mossad, the Israeli intelligence agency, on Azeri soil. Iran’s foreign ministry summoned Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to Iran, Javanshir Akhundov and demanded that Baku end facilitating Mossad’s

India: ‘Well-Trained Terrorist’ Carried Out Israeli Diplomatic Attack

israel-balst-fire

India's home minister says Monday's bombing of an Israeli embassy car was carried out by a well-trained terrorist. The attack wounded an Israeli diplomat's wife and was carried out in one of New Delhi's most secure districts. Home Minister Palaniappan

Iran Imposes Death Sentence on American Man Accused of Spying

spyusa

Iran’s judiciary on Monday sentenced to death an imprisoned American convicted of espionage for the Central Intelligence Agency. The punishment shocked his family and was imposed against a backdrop of increasingly bellicose relations with the United States over the disputed

US urges Iran to free alleged CIA spy after TV confession

amir_hekmati_kd_111220_wg

The US state department has called on Iran to release an American man who was arrested in Tehran and accused of being a CIA spy tasked with infiltrating the regime's intelligence service. Amir Mirzaei Hekmati, a 28-year-old Iranian American, confessed