A private American plane owned by the Bank of Utah landed at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran this week, according to the Blaze.
Paul Ryan and his Republican colleagues are driving discretionary spending, while President Barack Obama’s proposals for higher taxes and higher spending have not come to fruition, the Washington Times reports.
The State Department said Thursday that it is in the process of unfreezing $450 million in Iranian funds, Israel Hayom reports.
A Hezbollah terror plot against Israeli tourists in Bangkok was foiled, and the investigation is proceeding swiftly, Israel Hayom reports.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit Russia next week for a conference on Caspian energy, while Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to visit in September, according to the Tower.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ office scrambled to deny reports that Abbas had condemned a Monday terrorist attack on an Israeli family, the Tower reports.