Iran's Rouhani facing early opposition in parliament
TEHRAN — Hassan Rouhani's new presidency in Iran is facing its first hurdle, with members of the country's conservative-dominated parliament questioning whether some top cabinet nominees have supported Iran's foes. Public hearings that began Monday ...
US should hold confidential direct talks with Iran: think tank
Incoming Top Iran Diplomat Backs 'Nuclear Rights'
Iran Diplomatic Pick Issues Tough Words on 'Nuclear Rights'
The Moderation Fallacy in Iran
National Review Online (blog)
Today, we see the same dynamic at work with Iran, and it could undermine any remaining prospects for a diplomatic solution. Hassan Rowhani, the new president, has been widely described as a “moderate” or “relative moderate” whose election represents ...
The Iranian moderate fantasy
Sydney Morning Herald
Iran's President Nominates Female Vice President
Passengers in a public bus flash victory signs in a reaction of supporters of the Iranian presidential candidate Hassan Rouhani, as they attend a celebration gathering, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, June 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi) ...
Iran's President Rohani picks female vice-president
Iran's Rohani defends cabinet choices in parliament debate
Despite Netanyahu's pleas, top House Dems open to testing Iran's new leader
Analysis: Saudi feud too bitter for new Iran president to fix
RIYADH/DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah's disdain for Iran leaps from U.S. embassy cables. "May God prevent us from falling victim to their evil," he told U.S. officials, according to a cable released by WikiLeaks. According to another ...
Sanctioned Iran amid KSA's oil output soar
"In 2014, demand for OPEC crude has experienced a slight change since the previous report to stand at 29.7 mbpd. This represents a decline of 0.3 mbpd compared to the year before.According to OPEC report based on secondary resources, Iran's oil output ...
The Times of Israel
Iran, Syria: Smuggling Weapons To Gain Influence In The West Bank
There are growing indications that Iran, Syria and their local proxies may be attempting to build up militant capabilities in the West Bank to eventually threaten Israel. Physically transferring weapons into Fatah-controlled West Bank will remain a key ...
Netanyahu: Threat from Iran 'dwarfs' other challenges
Egypt, Iran Top Dempsey's Agenda With Netanyahu in Israel
PM to Dempsey: Regional threats minimal compared to nuclear Iran
Report: Iran's new defense minister nominee behind 1983 bombing of US ...
Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan, nominated to be defense minister by Iran's new president Hassan Rouhani, was a commander in Lebanon overseeing Hezbollah operations during the time of the 1983 bombing of the US Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon.
Report: Iran's New Defense Minister Plotted Terror Attacks
Iran's new Defense minister: Hezbollah chief who planned 1983 Marine barracks ...
Iran's New Defense Minister: An Anti-American Terrorist
New book spotlights Iran's nuclear families - not its nuclear threat
When the book "Iranian Living Room" was self-published last month by Fabrica, the think tank and communication research center run by fashion company Benetton, the company was bracing for lots of media interest. After all, Iran is always in the headlines.
Iran pays tribute to poet Moshfeq Kashani
Iran's Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance has held a commemorating ceremony for the contemporary Iranian poet Abbas Kaymanesh, known as Moshfeq Kashani. Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Mohammad Hosseini, Art Bureau ...
Hamas and Iran Slowly Restoring Ties
Iran, who supports Assad in the civil war, reportedly punished Hamas by making a meaningful cut in its aid to Hamas, which had previously reached amounts as large as 15 million Australian dollars per month. Last year as the rift between the sides ...