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The young Iranian-American allegedly traveled to Syria in 2015 after being recruited by a fellow high school student in Virginia.
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An Iranian-American held in Tehran has reportedly been sentenced to 18 years in prison for "collaboration with a hostile government", yet another dual national convicted in a secret trial since Iran's nuclear deal with world powers.
The head of Washington state's Republican Party demanded Friday that an Iranian-American candidate denounce statements allegedly made by the president of an Iranian-American nonprofit, as well as return $8,000 from donors tied to the group.
... concessions that are especially troublesome in light of Tehran's continued support for militant groups in the Middle East and its escalating arrests of foreign nationals, including an Iranian-American businessman who was just sentenced to 10 years ...

American father and son sentenced to 10 years in Iranian... Iranian American son and father. Iranian-Americans Baquer Namazi and his son Siamak have been sentenced to 10 years in prison and fined $4.8 million, according to Iran's official news channel ...
Tehran, Iran (AP) - An Iranian-American businessman and his father have been sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran, a state-run judicial news agency reported Tuesday, the latest dual nationals imprisoned since the nuclear deal.
Three Iranian-Americans have settled a lawsuit against Petco, which the plaintiffs claimed had refused to sell them goldfish during the Iranian New Year, reports City News Service.
Iran's State-Run Judicial news agency Says an Iranian-American, His Father Each Sentenced to 10 Years in prison. By The Associated Press.
Tehran, Iran (AP) - Iran's state-run judicial news agency is reporting that an Iranian-American businessman and his father have each been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
This past spring, the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) awarded Ben Rhodes, the White House's Deputy National Security Advisor, for his role in 'articulating' the Obama administration's peace agenda, most recently culminating in the Iran deal.
Los Angeles - A Glendale man and two other Iranian-Americans settled their lawsuit against Petco Animal Supplies Stores Inc. in which they alleged the pet store chain refused to sell them goldfish as part of the celebration of the Iranian New Year.
Tehran - An Iranian-American businessman who has been held in Iran for more than a year, Siamak Namazi, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for collaborating with a foreign government, a prosecutor told the Mizan news agency on Tuesday.
It'll also be penned by Iranian-American producer Nastaran Dibai (3rd Rock From the sun) whose Barry Sonnenfeld-directed ABC pilot about the Iranian-American immigrant experience, Funny In Farsi, unfortunately never made it to air. It's a pretty great ...
WASHINGTON - Sahar Nowrouzzadeh is an Iranian American with a distinguished career in foreign policy, having started her career in public service in 2005 at the United States Department of Defense as a Foreign Affairs analyst and later becoming a Team ...
"The video released by Iranian hard-liners this week depicting a detained Iranian-American along with footage of the 10 American sailors who were illegally captured in January is just the latest attempt to intimidate the United States following the ...

Los Angeles, California is home to the largest group of Iranians living outside of Iran. The National Iranian American Council says about 1 million Iranian-Americans live in the L.A. area. One study found that 87 percent of them are registered to vote ...
As an Iranian-American, I would be honored to represent our community on the Council. Irvine has a large Iranian population, and I believe my election would encourage and also reflect the role that Iranian-Americans can play in local politics. I would ...
Looking to the Obama administration for a big gesture is likely a lost cause at this point, after they received heat and pushback for trading seven Iranian prisoners for four Iranian Americans (including Rezaian) in January, just as the United States ...
(MTN News-Missoula) More than 100 protesters rallied in support of Islamic refugees in Missoula early Tuesday evening as Iranian-American speaker Shahram Hadian presented his talk 'Unveiling the True Face of Islam.' Sponsors of the program say the ...
"Not having an accurate sense of how many Iranian Americans are in the country really diminishes the sense that we are a group that should be listened to, that exists, that deserves respect," said Jamal Abdi, policy director for the National Iranian ...
The head of Washington state's Republican Party demanded Friday that an Iranian-American candidate denounce statements allegedly made by the president of an Iranian-American nonprofit, as well as return $8,000 from donors tied to the group.
ADEN // Scattered clashes between rebels and pro-government forces undermined a fragile ceasefire in Yemen on Thursday as global pressure intensified for a lasting truce in a country where millions are homeless and hungry.
The others include 80-year-old Iranian-American Baquer Namazi and his son Siamak Namazi, Farhad Abd-Saleh, Alireza Omidvar, and Nizar Zakka.
... concessions that are especially troublesome in light of Tehran's continued support for militant groups in the Middle East and its escalating arrests of foreign nationals, including an Iranian-American businessman who was just sentenced to 10 years ...
Yet the supporting cast remains a shaky coalition of Shia paramilitaries under the Popular Mobilisation Units (PMU), the Kurdistan Region's peshmerga forces, and Sunni tribal units from the area.
But even now, there are many challenges to Iranian-American relations. Iran has tested the United States by arresting American citizens, continuing its ballistic missile program and conducting cyberattacks against American interests.
The State Department demanded the immediate release of Siamak and Baqher Namazi, both Iranian-American dual nationals, after their sentences were announced on Tuesday.
American father and son sentenced to 10 years in Iranian... Iranian American son and father. Iranian-Americans Baquer Namazi and his son Siamak have been sentenced to 10 years in prison and fined $4.8 million, according to Iran's official news channel ...
An Iranian court has sentenced an Iranian-American businessman and his elderly father to 10 years in prison on charges of cooperating with the United States, Iranian media reported on Tuesday, the latest sign of an intensifying crackdown against ...
Iran's State-Run Judicial news agency Says an Iranian-American, His Father Each Sentenced to 10 Years in prison. By The Associated Press.
Tehran, Iran (AP) - Iran's state-run judicial news agency is reporting that an Iranian-American businessman and his father have each been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Tehran - An Iranian-American businessman who has been held in Iran for more than a year, Siamak Namazi, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for collaborating with a foreign government, a prosecutor told the Mizan news agency on Tuesday.
... pilgrimage with my parents, I found many of the details included in the episode to be surprisingly authentic, especially given that the episode was written by the show's non-Taiwanese creator and showrunner, Nahnatchka Khan, who is Iranian American.
Three Iranian-Americans have settled a lawsuit against Petco, which the plaintiffs claimed had refused to sell them goldfish during the Iranian New Year, reports City News Service.
This past spring, the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) awarded Ben Rhodes, the White House's Deputy National Security Advisor, for his role in 'articulating' the Obama administration's peace agenda, most recently culminating in the Iran deal.
Los Angeles - A Glendale man and two other Iranian-Americans settled their lawsuit against Petco Animal Supplies Stores Inc. in which they alleged the pet store chain refused to sell them goldfish as part of the celebration of the Iranian New Year.
An Iranian-American father and son have been sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran, according to the Iranian state-run judicial news agency.
It'll also be penned by Iranian-American producer Nastaran Dibai (3rd Rock From the sun) whose Barry Sonnenfeld-directed ABC pilot about the Iranian-American immigrant experience, Funny In Farsi, unfortunately never made it to air. It's a pretty great ...
WASHINGTON - Sahar Nowrouzzadeh is an Iranian American with a distinguished career in foreign policy, having started her career in public service in 2005 at the United States Department of Defense as a Foreign Affairs analyst and later becoming a Team ...
"The video released by Iranian hard-liners this week depicting a detained Iranian-American along with footage of the 10 American sailors who were illegally captured in January is just the latest attempt to intimidate the United States following the ...
Los Angeles, California is home to the largest group of Iranians living outside of Iran. The National Iranian American Council says about 1 million Iranian-Americans live in the L.A. area. One study found that 87 percent of them are registered to vote ...
As an Iranian-American, I would be honored to represent our community on the Council. Irvine has a large Iranian population, and I believe my election would encourage and also reflect the role that Iranian-Americans can play in local politics. I would ...
Looking to the Obama administration for a big gesture is likely a lost cause at this point, after they received heat and pushback for trading seven Iranian prisoners for four Iranian Americans (including Rezaian) in January, just as the United States ...
Farid Khanlou owns Jordan market in an area of Los Angeles called Persian Square. It's packed with Persian businesses, many of which fly the country's flag from before the 1979 Iranian revolution.
This year was no different as interlocutors brought up the cases of Siamak Namazi and his father, Baquer; another Iranian-American, Robin Shahini; a British-Iranian mother, Nazenin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who was seized while visiting her parents with her ...
Other dual nationals, including Baquer Namazi, the 76-year-old father of detained Iranian-American Siamak Namazi, and Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian citizen and mother of a two-year old child, remain imprisoned in Iran with health ...
The Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen has made the shortlist for the National Book Award for nonfiction, for his investigation into how the Vietnam War is remembered around the world.
Torange Yeghiazarian, Iranian-American playwright and director was one of the guests of honour of the 23rd Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre, an event that took place between 20 and 30 September.


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