The U.S. is arguing that the missile (Burkan-2) the Houthis fired at Saudi Arabia was allegedly an Iranian Qiam. (Notice the display in the background.)

Map. History of Iran conflict

14 August 2018
8 month ago
China's CNPC weighs taking over Iran project if Total leaves
US presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in Yemen. Iran says : It's fabricated8 month ago
US presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in Yemen. Iran says : It's "fabricated"
Finally debris of the Burkan-2H ballistic missile launched at SaudiArabia by Houthi rebels on 04/11/17 was unveiled by US gov today. It shows that the missile is similar to IRGC's Qiyam-1 IRBM. All or majority of the missile parts are manufactured in Iran8 month ago
Finally debris of the Burkan-2H ballistic missile launched at SaudiArabia by Houthi rebels on 04/11/17 was unveiled by US gov today. It shows that the missile is similar to IRGC's Qiyam-1 IRBM. All or majority of the missile parts are manufactured in Iran
The Defense Department has posted 78 photos and 5 videos from afternoon's briefing on Iranian weapons proliferation8 month ago
The Defense Department has posted 78 photos and 5 videos from afternoon's briefing on Iranian weapons proliferation
Iran's largest airline may be forced to turn to domestic banks to finance the large number of new planes it is buying from Airbus and Boeing, amid continued reluctance by international banks to enter the Iranian market.
DoD is being quite transparent with this Houthi-fired Burqan-2H (Scud-C derivative) that the US is claiming is a modified Iranian Qiam. Huge gallery of high-resolution images8 month ago
DoD is being quite transparent with this Houthi-fired Burqan-2H (Scud-C derivative) that the US is claiming is a modified Iranian Qiam. Huge gallery of high-resolution images
U.S Amb. to UN Nikki Haley: The fight against Iranian aggression is the world's fight This missile was used to attack an international civilian airport in Saudi Arabia. Just imagine if this missile had been launched at Dulles Airport or JFK, or the airports in Paris, London, or Berlin.8 month ago
U.S Amb. to UN Nikki Haley: "The fight against Iranian aggression is the world's fight This missile was used to attack an international civilian airport in Saudi Arabia. Just imagine if this missile had been launched at Dulles Airport or JFK, or the airports in Paris, London, or Berlin."
The U.S. is arguing that the missile (Burkan-2) the Houthis fired at Saudi Arabia was allegedly an Iranian Qiam. (Notice the display in the background.)8 month ago
The U.S. is arguing that the missile (Burkan-2) the Houthis fired at Saudi Arabia was allegedly an Iranian Qiam. (Notice the display in the background.)
Coalition spokesman: Iran must be held accountable for arms smuggling to the Houthis
Iranian Foreign Minister @JZarif on latest stunt by Nikki Haley.
"We're not done yet" on Iran, per US Amb @nikkihaley
US "specific steps" per @nikkihaley to include "calling out Iran on what they're doing, decertifying the process, having the president say to Congress, 'We've got to look at this behavior,' working with the Secretary-General"
"We've also seen cyber attacks and other things" from Iran that violating the @UN Security Council resolution, per @nikkihaley
US Amb to @UN @nikkihaley says push back vs Iran will involve multiple steps but that "we're going to be forceful about this"
"Now they realize they can't look the other way any longer," per Amb @nikkihaley "You will see us build a coalition to really push back against Iran"
"We are already getting [international] support for the fact that we have to do something" per @nikkihaley "Now they see the president [@POTUS] actually was right" on Iran
"You will see us build a coalition to really push back against Iran and what they're doing," @nikkihaley says, standing in front of remnants of alleged Iran missile fired from Yemen into Saudi Arabia.
The Iran missile behind her, other evidence on display today "is from the last 2 attacks coming from Yemen" per @nikkihaley "This is blatant violation of what they are not supposed to be doing"
"These are the things that will be dangerous, that will lead us to the next North Korea if we don't do something to stop it" per US Amb @nikkihaley re Iran
"Iran has hidden behind the nuclear deal constantly threatening to get out of it" per @nikkihaley "but these are the things they're doing while we're all looking the other way"
"There is a lot more of uncomfortable evidence that the int'l community will look at and realize how dangerous this is" per @nikkihaley Iran "a growing threat"
US looking to "find ways to stop Iran from what it's doing" with @UN Security Council, per @nikkihaley
For US, @POTUS decertifying the Iran nuke deal was the 1st step, per Amb @nikkihaley "so that Congress can start looking at these other things that Iran is doing"
"There is no denying that these have Iranian marks all over them" per @nikkihaley
"Iran believes it has been given a pass" per @nikkihaley "It is incumbent upon the int'l community to show not only are they not being given a pass but all of these actions have to stop and stop immediately"
"When you look at this missile, this is terrifying, absolutely terrifying" per US Amb @nikkihaley
UN Amb. Nikki Haley: "This is not just about the nuclear program. This is about everything else they're doing. Iran believes they have been given a pass."
"Iran is determined to undermine the international consensus against its conduct" per @nikkihaley "We must speak with one voice in exposing the government for what it is - a threat to the peace and security of the entire world"
"These weapons were supplied by the Iranian government. The evidence is undeniable" per @nikkihaley ""The weapons might as well have had 'Made in Iran' sticker on them"
"This evidence demonstrates a pattern of behavior" by Iran Tehran says @nikkihaley
US Amb to @UN @nikkihaley also say US has Iranian anti tank guided missile - with range of +2 miles, material from kamikaze drone to take out radar sites and explosive boats - "All of these weapons include parts made in Iran"
"It was made in Iran and then sent to Houthi militants in Yemen" per @nikkihaley
Lack of stabilizer fins, plus 9 valves on missile telltale sign it is Iran's, per @nikkihaley Also cites logo of Iranian company on missile
US has "concrete evidence of illegal Iranian weapons proliferation gatherred from direct military attacks on our partners" per @nikkihaley
US Ambassador to the @UN @nikkihaley sharing US evidence on Iran violating its international violations - "We have a story to tell and it's a very important one"
Iran's Revolutionary Guard Claims Prepared to Undertake Syria Reconstruction Projects
8 month ago
A US official tells CNN evidence to be presented by @nikkihaley will include components of two Qiam-1 ballistic missiles which were recovered from Saudi Arabia after Houthi rebels fired them into Saudi Arabia in Nov/July. Iranian-made drones and anti-tank weapons also to be shown
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