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Mohammed Emwazi Found to Be Man in ISIS Beheading Videos

Mohammed Emwazi Found to Be Man in ISIS Beheading Videos

Reports have found that the masked Islamic State fighter who appeared in several videos showing IS hostages being savagely executed and beheaded has been identified as Mohammed Emwazi, a British citizen with a degree in computer programming. Friends and supporters of Emwazi said they believe he is a tall, thin man. Moreover, his London-accent has […]

Nuclear Talks Are Ruled out in Iran

Nuclear Talks Are Ruled out in Iran

The finalization of a nuclear program with Iran remains impalpable. Mr. Zarif, Iran’s negotiator, met with U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry to discuss nuclear negotiations with Iran. Kerry made it clear that further negotiations will not be possible unless these nuclear talks reach an agreement in the next few weeks. Kerry did not completely […]

Sydney Lindt Gunman Known to Police and Wanted in Iran

Sydney Lindt Gunman Known to Police and Wanted in Iran

Man Haron Monis, the gunman who held 17 people hostage before killing two in a Sydney, Lindt cafe on Monday, was a wanted man in Iran before he became known to Australian police. According to BBC reports, Iran requested the extradition of Monis, known in Iran as “Manteqi,” 14 years ago but was refused by […]

Tehran Court Charges Washington Post Reporter

Tehran Court Charges Washington Post Reporter

Washington Post reporter and bureau chief Jason Rezaian, who has been held prisoner in Iran for four months, was formally charged in a Tehran courtroom today. This has dashed hopes that his release might be secured soon. The exact charges against him were not revealed outside of the courtroom, but the process now will involve […]

Iran Nuclear Talks: United States Missing an Interlocutor and Ally

Iran Nuclear Talks: United States Missing an Interlocutor and Ally

The Iran nuclear talks with the P5+1 powers hit a pivotal crossroad this week, as US Secretary of State John Kerry and his EU counterparts try to reach a historic deal with Iran in the Vienna Meetings. To simply put it, a deal if reached shall make Iran a Nuclear Islamic Republic from an Islamic […]

Iran and P5+1 May Extend Deadline for Talks

Iran and P5+1 May Extend Deadline for Talks

After days of unsuccessful talks, Iran and the P5+1 may have to extend the deadline for reaching a diplomatic solution to the disagreements surrounding Iran’s nuclear program. Negotiations have been taking place in the nation of Oman in the Persian Gulf and have included meetings directly between Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and United […]

European Union Asks for Halt to All Executions in Iran

European Union Asks for Halt to All Executions in Iran

The European Union asked for a halt to all executions in Iran and expressed its displeasure over the execution of Rehanna Jabbari, a young Iranian woman. The European Union also sent its sympathies to the Jabbari family, particularly to the woman’s mother. The EU High Representative of Foreign Affairs and Security of Policy, Catherine Ashton, […]

Iranian Reyhaneh Jabbari: To Kill and Die in Defense of Life

Iranian Reyhaneh Jabbari: To Kill and Die in Defense of Life

Early in the dawning hours of October 26, 2014, the final preparations were being made to right a perceived wrongdoing, an act that was the direct result of a prior wrong that had allegedly occurred, depending on who you believed. A 19-year-old girl in Iran, where the laws are not written for her protection nor […]

Iran Executes Woman Who Said She Killed in Self Defense

Iran Executes Woman Who Said She Killed in Self Defense

A 27-year-old woman, Reyhaneh Jabbari, was executed by hanging in Iran on Saturday morning for premeditated murder, a crime she was convicted of in 2009. The young Iranian woman maintained to the end that she had killed in self-defense when Dr. Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi attempted to sexually assault her. Amnesty International, the United Nations (UN) and other human […]

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Continue

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Continue

Under Secretary Wendy R. Sherman of the State Department issued a keynote address Thursday, Oct. 23, on the EU-coordinated P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, continuing an ongoing agenda of pushing for disarmament. This speech updated the White Houses’ progress in the ongoing effort to prevent the Middle […]

Iran Wants Progress in Nuclear Discussions With the West

Iran Wants Progress in Nuclear Discussions With the West

Iran wants progress in nuclear discussions with the West, although they are not necessarily relying on any major breakthroughs. The nation has been meeting with representatives from the United States and the European Union. Shortly after arriving in Vienna on Tuesday for further negotiations, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that he is not expecting […]

World News: GLV Daily Digest for August 25, 2014

World News: GLV Daily Digest for August 25, 2014

The world news daily digest from Guardian Liberty Voice for August 25, 2014 covers stories around the globe. Ebola spreads to Democratic Republic of Congo, while a doctor in Liberia is dead despite receiving a dose of the promising drug. An American journalist captured by a Syrian terrorist group two years ago, was freed on Sunday. […]

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