Mawlawi Mahdi Mujahid, a disgruntled Taliban commander, was killed by Taliban border forces when he wanted to enter Iran through the province of Herat in western Afghanistan, media reports said.
For a long time, the writing system known as "Linear Elamite" was considered illegible. Now a team of archaeologists claims to have partially deciphered the writing system. But other researchers are more hesitant.
Iran has submitted a "written response" to a proposed nuclear deal, without offering any details, Iran’s official news agency reported. But sticking points that have held up a deal requires clarification, officials said.
Iran said Tuesday it submitted a “written response” to what has been described as a final roadmap to restore its tattered nuclear deal with world powers. Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency offered no details on the substance of its response, but suggested that Tehran still wouldn’t take the European Union-mediated…
It is “ludicrous” to suggest that novelist Salman Rushdie was responsible for the attack on him, a spokesman for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday
In the video, the man is seen sporting Johnny Depp’s distinct hairstyle and goatee along with matching shades while taking part in the solemn ceremony.
More than three decades after Iran’s leader issued a fatwa, Teheran has blamed Rushdie’s supporters for the knife attack on the award-winning novelist in the US.
Salman Rushdie and his supporters are the only people to blame for Friday’s attack on the novelist, Iran’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday.
An Iranian government official denied on Monday that Tehran was involved in the assault on author Salman Rushdie, in remarks that were the country’s first public comments on the attack. “We, in the incident of the attack on Salman Rushdie in the US, do not consider that anyone deserves blame…
Iran executed at least 251 people in the first half of 2022, including women defending themselves against domestic violence.