San Francisco Chronicle
Iran says appeals for 'jihad' in Syria fuel radicalism
Shi'ite Iran, a close ally of Assad and backer of Hezbollah, has accused Arab and Western states of fomenting terrorism in Syria by arming rebels caught up in the two-year-old revolt. "There were steps and fatwas from clerics like Mr Qaradawi, these ...
US arming of Assad's foes forces Iran to bleed resources in Syria
Iran's president-elect urges US to 'look to the future'
Following Hassan Rowhani's first press conference, NBC's Ali Arouzi was able to question Iran's new president on diplomacy with the U.S. in which Rowhani hinted at possibly easing relations, saying "we mustn't look back we must go forward as long as ...
Iran diplomatic window rapidly closing: Another view
Rouhani's Opposition to the Bomb: The Iranian President-elect's 2006 Letter to ...
Iran election creates opportunity for better EU ties
How to End the Stalemate With Iran
New York Times
THE stunning election of a pragmatic former Iranian nuclear negotiator, Hassan Rowhani, has offered the Obama administration a once-in-a-lifetime chance to end the atomic stalemate with Iran.
Analysts Assess Impact of Military Attack on Iran
Iran's electoral watchdog approves presidential election result, moderate ...
Rohani once approved of hiding Iran atomic work
Iran Elects Moderate Candidate Hasan Rowhani to Be Next President
A reform-minded, moderate cleric will be Iran's next president. Hasan Rowhani won the recent election by nearly 51 percent of the vote, enough to avoid a run-off and beating out several more conservative candidates. Gwen Ifill profiles the new leader ...
UK top court ruling threatens Western sanctions against Iran
LONDON (Reuters) - Western government sanctions against Iran suffered a big setback on Wednesday when Britain's top court ruled that the government was wrong to have imposed sanctions on the biggest Iranian private bank over alleged links to Tehran's ...
Supreme court quashes Iran bank sanctions and criticises secret hearings
Supreme Court lifts Iran bank sanctions
Iranian bank wins case to be removed from UK sanctions list
British Court Ruling Threatens Iran Sanctions
Voice of America
LONDON — Western government sanctions against Iran suffered a big setback on Wednesday when Britain's top court ruled that the government was wrong to have imposed sanctions on the biggest Iranian private bank over alleged links to Tehran's nuclear ...
How Will Iran's New President Impact Relations With US?
And if you look at Iran over the last decade, this is a nation which has been suffocating under political pressure, economic mismanagement and tremendous external economic pressure. So, I think, for the Iranian people, this is the meteorological ...
Iran's Electoral Watchdog Approves Election Result
Iran's state TV is reporting the country's election overseer, the Guardian Council, has approved Friday's presidential election result, affirming a first-round victory by a relative moderate. The report Wednesday said Hasan Rowhani won the election by ...
Iran's president-elect may shift country's policies toward Persian Gulf, Israel
TEHRAN, Iran -- To understand the changes likely to occur under Iran's new president, Hasan Rowhani, consider this summation of the outgoing regime by a veteran foreign policy analyst. Iran's approach to the world was ideological and focused attention ...
Iran's deputy foreign minister begins tour of UAE, Oman, Kuwait
The Times of Israel
Ya'alon: Iran should be forced to choose between nukes or survival
The Iranian regime will not cease its efforts to obtain nuclear weapons unless it understands that the international community is determined to stop it, Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Wednesday during a military ceremony. Speaking at an end-of ...
Ya'alon: Force Iran to pick survival or the bomb