Iran

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Iran seizes two Greek tankers amid rising tensions in the Gulf
IRGC forces swoop on ships in what appeared to be a reprisal for Greece’s role in earlier seizure of Iranian oil tanker

Julian Borger in Washington

27, May, 2022 @8:58 PM

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Biden to keep Iran’s Revolutionary Guards on terrorist list, Israel claims
Move would deal heavy blow to chances of Iranian nuclear deal being revived

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

25, May, 2022 @11:57 AM

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe would not have been freed without false confession, UK officials advised
UK officials did not force jailed dual-national to sign ‘confession’ but advised it was standard practice, MP says

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

24, May, 2022 @3:22 PM

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Zaghari-Ratcliffe says Foreign Office complicit in forcing her to confess
UK accused of agreeing to Iran’s ‘unlawful’ request that she sign false statement as condition of her release

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

23, May, 2022 @8:01 PM

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Iran vows to avenge killing as it buries Revolutionary Guard colonel
Finger of blame pointed at Israel after Hassan Sayad Khodayari shot dead in Tehran

Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent

23, May, 2022 @5:22 PM

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Holy Spider review – Iranian crime thriller takes real case and makes it implausible
Twenty years after a serial killer murdered 16 sex workers in Mashad, Ali Abbasi has made a strangely fictionalised account of his capture and trial

Peter Bradshaw in Cannes

22, May, 2022 @5:45 PM

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Lady Afshar obituary
Politics scholar who put women’s education and voices at the centre of her work

Janet Veitch

19, May, 2022 @4:08 PM

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Boris Johnson accepted officials’ advice on £400m Iran debt, ex-minister says
Alistair Burt tells inquiry he urged then foreign secretary in 2018 to ask Theresa May to authorise payment to release dual nationals

Patrick Wintour

17, May, 2022 @8:03 PM

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Johnson caused Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe torment and misery. I saw her tell him so | Tulip Siddiq
With brutal honesty, she spoke truth to power, but the prime minister still won’t apologise, says the MP Tulip Siddiq

Tulip Siddiq

17, May, 2022 @12:33 PM

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‘The Foreign Office has forgotten us’: Morad Tahbaz’s daughter speaks out on him still being incarcerated in Iran
He should have been sent home with Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe in March, yet Moran Tahbaz is still being held in Tehran’s notorious Evin prison. Now his eldest daughter Roxanne is demanding action

Tim Adams

15, May, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe tells PM she ‘lived in the shadow’ of his mistake
Zaghari-Ratcliffe recalled ‘training journalists’ comment in meeting with Boris Johnson, says Tulip Siddiq

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

13, May, 2022 @4:18 PM

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Iran arrests French couple and threatens to execute Swedish-Iranian
Cécile Kohler and her husband held after holiday, while threat to kill scientist seen as reprisal for Swedish war crimes trial

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

12, May, 2022 @4:59 PM

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