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Iran Unveils New Multiple Warhead Ballistic Missile

New long-range ballistic missile that Iran’s Defense Ministry has manufactured for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) was unveiled in a military parade in Tehran on Friday. The large ballistic missile, named after Iran’s southwestern city of Khorramshahr that bore the brunt of an Iraqi surprise attack in the 1980s, was put on display on […]

Video: Iran Fires Ballistic Missiles in New Test

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran said its armed forces had fired two more ballistic missiles on Wednesday as it continued tests in defiance of US warnings.

Will Sanctions Prompt Iran to Boost Missile Program?

By Abbas Qaidaari, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Only one day after the Jan. 16 announcement of the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the US Treasury unveiled new missile-related sanctions on Iran. The reason? Iran’s testing of its medium-range […]

US Imposes New Sanctions over Missile Test

By John Lee. The US has imposed fresh sanctions on 11 Iranian companies and individuals following Iran’s recent ballistic missile test. The new sanctions prevent those named from using the US banking system. Reuters cites Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari as saying that “the US sanctions against Iran’s ballistic missile program … have […]

Full List of Newly Sanctioned Iranian Entities

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has designated the following 11 entities and individuals involved in procurement on behalf of Iran’s ballistic missile program: The following individuals have been added to OFAC’s SDN List: CHEN, Mingfu; DOB 30 Apr 1980; POB Anhui, China; citizen China; Additional Sanctions Information – […]