Fearing the building might obstruct the view from the Victoria Tower Gardens, opponents call for monument to be located in a more 'appropriate' location, but Mayor Sadiq Khan says it would 'make a powerful national statement'
Oil tanker has been detained in the U.K. territory for over a month for allegedly attempting to breach European Union sanctions on Syria
The United States launched a legal appeal to impound the ship on the grounds that it had links to Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, which it designates as a terrorist organization
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accuses the U.S. of trying to 'steal our property on the high seas'
The anthropologist who studied child marriage and genital mutilation in the Islamic Republic is the latest dual national to be detained there
EU, U.K. and UN Mideast envoy denounce move, calling on Israel to halt settlement expansion in violation of international law
British watchdog notes 10 percent increase over same period in 2018, amounting to highest number of anti-Semitic incidents recorded in a six month period
In an age of populism and virulent nationalism, Prof. Yael (Yuli) Tamir’s new book 'Why Nationalism' deftly explores issues that the liberal elites have ignored and the extreme right has exploited for its own ends
U.S. asked Germany to join Strait of Hormuz security mission, but Social Democrats warn of 'risk of being pulled into a war against Iran'
Ben Raymond, a former hairdresser, credits 'positive outlook' and whisky for longevity
Meanwhile, Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards publish footage purportedly showing forces warning off British warship near the Strait of Hormuz
The 19-year-old was arrested under suspicion of misleading authorities ■ British mission 'supporting her and her family'
Visit comes amid a spike in diplomatic tensions with U.K. after Iran seized British-flagged tanker
'Similar access is underway to other 5 crew from other nationalities,' Iranian envoy to Britain says
Release of Iranian tanker in Gibraltar would lead to 'proportional response' from Tehran, as confrontation seems to stabilize
Tensions between Tehran and Britain have spiked since the Islamic Republic seized the vessel on Friday
Saudi Arabia calls on international community to 'do what is necessary' to deter Iran's interception of commercial vessels in Strait of Hormuz
The Conservative politician may be the most pro-Israel prime minister in history, but the U.K. has never wielded less power on the world stage
British journalist has been criticized on the far-right for allegedly embracing Israel, while on the left some say she did so to whitewash her own anti-Semitism
Johnson wins leadership of Conservation Party over Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt
Labour Party leader launches educational website 'No Place for anti-Semitism' meant to address anti-Jewish bigotry
Iranian official claims the Islamic Republic has a large archive of point-by-point images and tracks all movements of 'enemy ships'
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is seeking to put together a European-led maritime protection mission to ensure safe shipping through the waterway
U.S. Secretary of State also dismisses in Fox interview Iran's claims that is has captured 17 spies working for the CIA
All 23 members of the seized Stena Impero are 'safe and in good health' and the tanker will remain in the port of Bandar Abbas while authorities investigate its accident with a fishing boat, Iranian TV reported
The UK student 'debate' spurred by feuding pro-Palestine and pro-Israel groups is noisy, intimidating and intellectually crude: That's why I founded an alternative way of engaging with Israel-Palestine. It hasn't been plain sailing
Iranian forces approached the Stena Impero in Omani waters in 'unacceptable and highly escalatory' move, Britain tells UN Security Council
U.K. rejects Iranian claim that vessel was seized because it had collided with a fishing boat as Gulf tensions escalate
Stena Impero, with 23 crew members on board, remains captured after allegedly 'violating international waters' ■ Relations between Iran and U.K. tense after Iranian tanker seized in Gibraltar earlier this month
It's now a global trend: Israel and Jewish Diaspora communities cynically courted by democracy-eroding, 'pro-Israel' nationalists who present themselves as philo-Semites