Death toll mounts as tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan spill over

bne IntelliNews July 14, 2020

Azerbaijan reported the deaths of one of its generals and five other officers on July 14, in the worst outbreak of fighting over the dispute Nagorno Karabakh enclave in several years.

Iran blames misalignment and poor communications for UIA PS752 downing

bne IntelliNews July 13, 2020

The flight was shot down outside Tehran on January 8, killing all 176 people on board.

Iran asks Interpol to place Trump on ‘Wanted List’ for assassination of general Soleimani

bne IntelIiNews June 29, 2020

Country identifies 36 individuals accused of "murder" and "terrorism” with US president "at the top of the list". Issues arrest warrants.

Iranian rial drops to weakest ever level versus dollar

bne IntelIiNews June 22, 2020

As currency hits 200,000 threshold, officials reportedly warning exporters to bring their hard currency earnings home.

Telegram to create proxies to work in Iran

bne IntelIiNews June 22, 2020

Encrypted messaging app is hindered in Islamic Republic by official attempts to block it. Co-founder Pavel Durov says he refused to share user data with intelligence services.