U.S. Senate Committee Passes

The United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee backed legislation on Thursday that would impose new sanctions on Iran's regime over its ballistic missile development, support for Islamist militant groups, weapons transfers and human rights violations.

iran Missile Factory

The Iranian regime claims it has built a third underground ballistic missile production factory and will keep developing its missile program.

The announcement was made by the Fars news agency, affiliated to the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), which quoted a senior IRGC commander.

The development is likely to fuel tensions with the United States in a week when President Donald Trump, on his first foreign trip, has called Iran's regime a sponsor of militant groups and a threat to countries across the Middle East, Reuters reported.

iran terrorism

NCRI - Terrorists involved in the assassination of the Iranian entrepreneur and managing director of 'GEM' media network, who was killed on April 29, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey in an armed attack, have been arrested, Turkish newspaper Joumhuryat reported on May 18, 2017.

 judiciary Sadegh Larijani

NCRI - In statements clearly aimed at attacking Rouhani, Iranian regime’s head of judiciary Sadegh Larijani said in his Monday May 15 speech “unfortunately some of the candidates acted in such a way as if they were regime opposition, blackwashing and questioning state’s legal entities, a measure that is definitely against regime’s interests.”

astaneh con..

NCRI - The Iranian regime’s destructive role is the main problem with Russia’s safe zone plan, says the Syrian opposition.

Ahmad Ramadan, Chairman of media and public relations of Syrian National Coalition, talks in his interview with Sky News on May 6 about this problem and the importance of the note the opposition representatives offered in this regard:

Lebanese Hezbollah Militia

NCRI - Sky News TV quoted from German newspaper Die Welt about financial crisis of Iranian regime's affiliated militia in Lebanon on May 7th saying: A German intelligence source reports Lebanon Hezbollah is in its worst financial situation. The funding sources and networks of the party has unprecedentedly been declined.