Bahrain’s Interior Ministry said it has seized 1.5 tons of high-grade explosives and arrested a number of suspects linked to the Iranian regime's Revolutionary Guards after it raided a warehouse in a residential district.
Barack Obama, like many U.S. presidents before him, is prepared to look past the disturbing behavior of the Iranian regime in order to build bridges with Tehran. As highlighted in the Wall Street Journal, Bill Clinton acted in the same manner when Iran’s involvement in the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing in Saudi Arabia became evident.
Nearly 20 years after the attack on Khobar Towers near Dhahran in Saudi Arabia, the pan-Arab daily Asharq al-Awsat claimed that Ahmed al-Mughassil had been apprehended for playing a key role in the terrorist attack according to the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI).
Germany's internal security service has exposed Iran's fundamentalist regime of spying on Iran's largest democratic opposition group, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran, PMOI (Mujahedin-e Khalq, MEK), and the main opposition coalition National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI).
Germany’s domestic intelligence service, the Office for the Protection of the Constitution (Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz, or ‘BfV’), said in its annual report, dated July 2015, that the PMOI (MEK) and NCRI are the primary targets of spying activity by Iran’s notorious Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS).
The Economist reports that when citizens in Arab countries in the Persian Gulf woke up to a Saudi military operation in Yemen on Thursday, “many had the same thought: it’s about time.”
Investigations into the 1994 AMIA bombing in Buenos Aires, Argentina, which killed 85 people and injured hundreds, have been marred with controversy with allegations of incompetence and cover-ups. The most recent setback has been the mysterious “suicide” of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, who, on 18 January 2015, was found dead at his residence hours before he was scheduled to appear at the Argentine parliament to explain his case.