US-Iran tension and the “brink of war” game

US-Iran tension and the “brink of war” game

(VOVWORLD) - The US-Iran tense relations have intensified over the past days since Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) seized two British oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz,...
Iran ready to negotiate if US lifts sanctions

Iran ready to negotiate if US lifts sanctions

(VOVWORLD) - Iran is ready to hold talks with the United States if Washington lifts sanctions and returns to the 2015 nuclear deal it quit last year, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani...
Dangerous confrontation in the Gulf

Dangerous confrontation in the Gulf

(VOVWORLD) - The US and Iran approached the brink of war after Iran shot down a US military surveillance drone above the Strait of Hormuz. Although it stopped short of a military strike...
US imposes new sanctions on Iran

US imposes new sanctions on Iran

(VOVWORLD) - US President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday that targets Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei and associates with additional financial sanctions following Iran’s downing of...
Airlines avoid Iran drone strike area

Airlines avoid Iran drone strike area

(VOVWORLD) -International airlines have started to alter course around Iranian airspace following the shooting down of a US military drone in the Gulf
Iran shoots down American drone

Iran shoots down American drone

(VOVWORLD) - Both the US and Iran said Thursday that Iranian forces had shot down an American military surveillance drone, but the two sides offered conflicting details on the incident, which...
US gives Ukraine a batch of drones

US gives Ukraine a batch of drones

(VOVworld) - Ukraine has received a new batch of drones worth more than 12 million USD from the US, Ukraine’s Minister of Defense announced Wednesday
Russia’s planes in Syria safely return to base

Russia’s planes in Syria safely return to base

(VOVworld)- The Russian defence ministry said on Friday all its planes in Syria had safely returned to base and all its drones were operating “as planned” after Turkish warplanes shot down...
Pakistan: protestors block NATO supply route

Pakistan: protestors block NATO supply route

(VOVworld) – Thousands of people blocked a NATO supply route in Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in northwest Pakistan on Saturday to protest unmanned US air strikes. This is the main supply...
Anti-war protests in UK

Anti-war protests in UK

(VOVworld) – Hundreds of Britons have rallied in Lincolnshire, East England to protest over the Royal Air Force (RAF)’s use of drone aircraft in Afghanistan