Iran names suspect in Natanz attack, says he fled country

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran named a suspect Saturday in the attack on its Natanz nuclear facility that damaged centrifuges there, saying he had fled the country “hours before” the sabotage happened. While the extent of the damage from the April 11 sabotage remains unclear, it comes as Iran tries to negotiate with world powers over […]

Is Kavous Emami's suicide in Iran 'a cover-up'?

Rights groups call for independent probe on the circumstances behind the death of Kavous Seyed Emami while in detention. Human rights groups have called for an independent investigation into the death of Kavous Seyed Emami, a top environmentalist and academic, who died in mysterious circumstances while in detention at Tehran’s Evin Prison. Hadi Ghaemi, executive […]

U.S. military says it kills six militants in an air strike in Somalia

NAIROBI (Reuters) – The U.S. military killed six Islamist militants in an air strike in Somalia on Sunday in the vicinity of Dheerow Sanle, in the Lower Shabelle region, it said. “At this time we assess no civilians were injured or killed in this air strike,” the U.S. military’s Africa Command said in a statement […]