Intel Chief: ‘We Don’t Know’ Whether Iran Will Build Nuke Weapons

James Clapper

The top U.S. intelligence official told Congress on Tuesday that Iran could move forward with the construction of a nuclear weapon at any time and that there is no way to know the Islamic Republic will build these weapons following the implementation of a landmark agreement hailed by the Obama administration as a definitive step towards preventing an Iranian nuclear bomb.

Farrakhan to Speak in Iran at Rally Celebrating Islamic Revolution

Louis Farrakhan

Louis Farrakhan, the longtime Nation of Islam leader most well known for his racist and anti-Semitic rhetoric, accepted an invitation to speak at an upcoming rally in Iran following an address by the Islamic Republic’s president, Hassan Rouhani, according to Persian language reports.

Khamenei’s Top Aide Says Tehran, Moscow Ink $40 Billion in Projects

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani attend a news conference in Tehran

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Iran and Russia have initialed contracts worth around $40 billion, including for power-engineering and railway projects, Russian news agencies quoted Ali Akbar Velayati, top adviser to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, as saying on Thursday.