1. Iran frees scientists who studied big cats in surprise move

    "During her incarceration, Bayani managed to complete a research project. She interviewed 25 female political prisoners incarcerated for opposing Iranian government policies, and researched how climate change is perceived in an oil and gas producing state." #science
  2. Iran is enabling attacks on shipping in Red Sea, White House says

    By Andrew Feinberg The White House is blaming Iran for a spate of recent attacks on international shipping in the Red Sea by Tehran-backed Houthi rebels and is contemplating retaliatory actions along with allies, National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said Monday. Mr Sullivan said