Iran's Supreme Leader Tightens Grip After Disqualifying Two Top Presidential ...
For the cleric who runs Iran, there's no such thing as a pleasant surprise, especially on election day. Ayatullah Ali Khamenei was not pleased when a librarian named Mohammed Khatami was swept into the President's office in 1997, leading a wave of ...
Iran's Rafsanjani Blasts Clerics, Says Report
FP Passport: A guide to Iran's elite eight presidential candidates
Iran election: Rafsanjani criticises leaders' 'ignorance'
Israel Says Iran Unaffected by World...
In a confidential report, the International Atomic Energy Agency said this week that Iran has upgraded its uranium enrichment facilities and advanced in building a plutonium-producing reactor. Israel and the West believe both programs are geared toward ...
Iran seeks to speed up nuclear activity: IAEA
Iran Is Seen Advancing Nuclear Bid
IAEA confirms: Iran expanding uranium enrichment program
Glencore says Iran metals swap deals did not violate sanctions
A confidential U.N. Panel of Experts report seen by Reuters on Wednesday said alumina-for-aluminum swap deals with Iran by Switzerland-based commodities giants Glencore and Trafigura TRAFG.UL could have been a way to bypass international ...
Glencore and Trafigura 'may have supplied Iran's nuclear programme'
Exclusive: Glencore, Trafigura deals with Iran may have skirted sanctions - UN
Ivan Glasenberg, chief executive officer of Glencore Xstrata, whcih has denied ...
Iran denies its drone violated Bahrain's airspace
In a report carried by Iran's official IRNA news agency, an unnamed official at the Foreign Ministry denied an Iranian drone had violated the Gulf kingdom's airspace, without giving further details. Instead, the official urged Bahraini rulers to pay ...
Report: Iran denies claim its drone entered Bahrain's airspace
Not ours, says Iran of drone found off Bahrain
Bahrain lawmaker wants envoy to Iran recalled
Iran Dispute Shows Hurdles to Syria Peace Negotiations
A dispute over whether to include Iran in proposed negotiations to end the fighting in Syria is complicating the effort by the U.S. and allies to present a unified front against President Bashar al-Assad's regime. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry ...
Iran hails anniversary of southern Lebanon's liberation in 2000
New Evidence of Iran Support to Assad, While Congress Moves to Arm Rebels
UK: Iran, Hezbollah increasing support for Assad
PM: Sanctions have failed in stopping Iran's nuclear quest
Economic and diplomatic pressure has failed to stop Iran's nuclear program, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told British Foreign Minister William Hague before meeting with him in Jerusalem on Thursday. “The just released report of the International ...
Iran Has Hacked US Energy Companies
According to the WSJ, Iran has hacked US oil, gas and power companies. The hackers were able to gain access to control-system software "that could allow them to manipulate oil or gas pipelines". Basically, the hackers are far enough inside that people ...
Iran Hacks Energy Firms, US Says
Iran pushes ahead with nuclear plant that worries West
By Fredrik Dahl. VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran is pressing ahead with the construction of a research reactor that Western experts say could eventually produce plutonium for a nuclear weapon if Tehran decides to make one, a U.N. report showed on Wednesday.
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Embassy Row: Pressure on Iran
The House and Senate this week advanced bills to broaden sanctions against Iran because of its suspected nuclear weapons program and continued abuse of human rights, as the theocratic regime in Tehran took steps to manipulate its June 14 presidential ...
A grand retreat from confronting Iran?
Iran's Nuclear Advance
IAEA Report Says Iran Accelerating Nuclear Program Faster Than Anticipated
Barred from poll, Rafsanjani calls Iranian leaders ignorant
DUBAI (Reuters) - Former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has accused Iran's leadership of incompetence and ignorance just days after he was barred from standing in an election next month, the opposition Kaleme website reported on Thursday.