Iran

Abrams: Sanctions Have Kneecapped Iran

Special envoy for Iran and Venezuela Elliott Abrams testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Thursday, telling senators Iran’s economy lays in shambles due to American sanctions.

Iranian Drones Track U.S. Warships in Persian Gulf

Iranian military leaders on Wednesday claimed the Islamic Republic’s fleet of homemade drones has been tracking U.S. warships in the Persian Gulf region, hinting that Tehran continues to prepare for a potential naval conflict with America.

Navy Deploys Carrier Strike Group to Iranian Coast

United States Navy officials announced the deployment of a powerful carrier strike group to the Strait of Hormuz in an effort to protect freedom of navigation and remind Iran of America's naval presence, Fox News reported Monday.

U.S. Readies New Sanctions on Iran

The Trump administration is preparing a new round of sanctions on Tehran as the Ayatollah courts arms agreements with China and Russia, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.