Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, who has raised eyebrows in Washington by forging ties with Iran, said on Sunday he will travel to the country aboard a jet on loan from Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Sunday vowed Iran would not back down in the standoff over its nuclear programme, saying the Islamic republic was "invincible" in the face of Western threats.
Iran's president said on Sunday the Lebanese and the Palestinians had pressed a "countdown button" to bring an end to Israel.
Mexico crushed Iran 4-0 in a warmup for the Gold Cup and Copa America competitions starting later in June.
Iran said Sunday it would work to settle disputes over its atomic program if its case went back to the U.N. nuclear watchdog agency — a stance far from Western demands that it suspend uranium enrichment.
Iran said on Sunday that several US-Iranians detained on accusations linked to spying "have confessed" as it warned the United States not to interfere in their cases.
Iran on Sunday said disputes over its nuclear program could be settled in the coming weeks if the U.N Security Council dropped preparations to debate another round of sanctions against the country and turn over its case to the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Iran's top nuclear negotiator Ali Larijani believes there is a "capacity" to resolve the standoff over Tehran's nuclear drive, according to an interview published Sunday.
Edwards, who is often accused of lacking the foreign policy chops to be president, just clearly and concisely outlined what his administration's approach would be to Iran. "We need to drive a wedge between the Iranian people and that regime,"...
Iran told the United States on Sunday to stop interfering over US-Iranians detained by Tehran on charges of harming national security, after President George W. Bush called for their immediate release.