The limpet mines used to attack a Japanese-owned oil tanker near the Strait of Hormuz last week bore “a striking resemblance” to similar mines displayed by Iran, a US Navy explosives expert has said.
Human rights work and environmental activism are essentially the same thing, campaigner Dr Kerry Kennedy has said.
As he mounts his bid for re-election, US President Donald Trump is offering himself as the outsider once again – but it is a much more awkward pitch to make from inside the Oval Office.
US President Donald Trump has threatened to remove millions of people living in the country illegally as he prepares to formally announce his re-election bid.
Iran is not seeking to wage war against any nation, the country’s president has said while at the same time stressing that Iranians will withstand mounting US pressure and emerge victorious.
The Pentagon is sending about 1,000 additional American troops to the Middle East, as commanders try to bolster security for forces and allies in the region from what authorities say is a growing threat from Iran.
Iran has announced it will exceed the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers in the next 10 days, further escalating tensions in the Middle East.
Jeremy Corbyn has been accused of “virulent anti-Americanism” after he blamed Britain and the United States for stoking conflict with Iran.
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has hit back at Jeremy Corbyn after the Labour leader accused the Government of fuelling conflict with Iran.
Jeremy Corbyn has called for the Government to abstain from escalating tensions with Iran without “credible evidence” that Tehran was responsible for attacks on two oil tankers.
The US military has released a video it said showed Iran’s Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz.
Tensions between the United States and Iran have soared in recent weeks, with Washington dispatching warships and bombers around the Persian Gulf, and Tehran threatening to resume higher uranium enrichment.
Two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz have reportedly been attacked, leaving one ablaze and adrift as sailors were evacuated from both vessels and the US navy rushed to assist amid heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran.
Video from Texas in the US shows a vast lightning storm breaking over the city of Austin.
Chinese tech giant Huawei has said it would have become the world’s number one smartphone maker by the year’s end if it were not for “unexpected” circumstances.
The brutal sexually-motivated murder of a mother-of-two 35 years ago could be a step closer to being solved following a breakthrough in the investigation.
Iran’s foreign minister warned the US it “cannot expect to stay safe” after launching what he described as an economic war against Tehran, taking a hardline stance amid a visit by Germany’s top diplomat seeking to defuse tensions.
President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country “has agreed to take strong measures” to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States.
Police have linked more than 60 killings in at least 14 states to a 79-year-old inmate who may be the most prolific serial killer in US history, a Texas prosecutor said.
Award-winning US author Tayari Jones claims she represents the future, while Donald Trump craves the past.