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Iran moves websites to avoid cyber attacks

Iran moves websites to avoid cyber attacks

Iran has moved most of its government websites to local hosts to protect them from cyber attacks, the country’s deputy communications minister said on Thursday. Ali Hakim Javadi, who is also head of Iran’s technology organisation, said more than 90 […]


Russia seizes radioactive material bound for Iran

Russia seizes radioactive material bound for Iran

Russia on Friday seized a consignment of the radioactive isotope Sodium-22 used for medical and research purposes at a Moscow airport from a Tehran-bound passenger, the customs service said. “Tests showed that the Sodium-22 could only have been obtained as […]


Panetta Defends Intelligence Operations

Panetta Defends Intelligence Operations

Declining to discuss details about a U.S. RQ-170 drone aircraft that went missing in Iran, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta defended the use of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft to protect the United States. During a joint news conference here […]


Iran rejects missile shield threat against Turkey: FM

Iran rejects missile shield threat against Turkey: FM

Iran dismissed intimidating remarks by its own officials against Turkey saying Tehran would target NATO’s missile shield in its neighbour if threatened, the state-run Anatolia news agency reported Wednesday. “We reject those views completely,” Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salihi […]


We will reverse-engineer US drone: top Iranian MP

We will reverse-engineer US drone: top Iranian MP

Iran will reverse-engineer the US drone it has in its possession, and is in the “final stages” of unlocking the aircraft’s software secrets, the head of Iran’s parliamentary national security committee said on Monday. “Our next action will be to […]


Iran ready to clone US drone

Iran ready to clone US drone

Iran is set to produce its own drones modeled on a US spy craft intercepted over its territory. Experts are at the final stages of decoding the US RQ-170 Sentinel drone and are to copy it using reverse engineering technology. […]


Loss of Stealth Drone Undermines Case for Replacing Manned Systems

Loss of Stealth Drone Undermines Case for Replacing Manned Systems

Last week, the United States lost one of its most prized intelligence platforms. An RQ-170 Sentinel, a bat-winged, stealthy unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) reportedly landed in Iran after contact with ground control was lost. There were unconfirmed reports that an […]


Iran airs footage of US drone, protests violation

Iran airs footage of US drone, protests violation

Iran made a formal protest on Thursday over a US drone entering “deep” into its eastern airspace last week, and aired footage of what appeared to be the downed aircraft on state television. Swiss ambassador Livia Leu Agosti was summoned […]


Doubts Iran can make use of wrecked drone: US

Doubts Iran can make use of wrecked drone: US

The United States has doubts Iran will be able to make use of the highly sophisticated technology found in a stealth drone that crashed in Iran during a reconnaissance mission, a US official said Wednesday. The RQ-170 Sentinel high-altitude stealth […]


 
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