Oman's Qaboos on Tehran visit, US-Iran mediation in focus
DUBAI (Reuters) - Oman's Sultan Qaboos on Sunday began the first visit to Iran by a foreign leader since moderate President Hassan Rouhani took office and Iranian media said his trip might be an effort to mediate between Tehran and Washington. Oman ...
Iran Welcomes Omani Sultan
Iran welcomes Omani sultan in 1st foreign visit under new president
Iran's Rouhani administration gets first visit from foreign leader: Oman's ...
Exclusive: CIA Files Prove America Helped Saddam as He Gassed Iran - by ...
Foreign Policy (blog)
In 1988, during the waning days of Iraq's war with Iran, the United States learned through satellite imagery that Iran was about to gain a major strategic advantage by exploiting a hole in Iraqi defenses. U.S. intelligence officials conveyed the ...
Syria has given the green light to UN inspectors, Iran says
The Syrian government has told Iran it will allow UN inspectors to visit areas reportedly affected by chemical weapons, according to the Iranian foreign minister, quoted on Iran's Press TV on Sunday. "We are in close contact with the Syrian government ...
Iran Warns US Over Military Move Against Syria
Iran's foreign minister says Syria will allow UN inspectors to investigate ...
Syria: Iran Warns US Not To Cross 'Red Line'
Iran's Rouhani acknowledges chemical weapons killed people in Syria
Rouhani stopped short of saying who he thought had used the arms, but Iran's Foreign Ministry on Saturday said evidence pointed to rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Tehran has previously accused Syrian rebels of being behind what it ...
America ready to take action against Syria as Iran warns of 'harsh consequences'
Iran warns US against action on Syria
Netanyahu: Peace with PA won't Stop Iran
'Uranium shoe' man arrested in US
Patrick Campbell was charged with attempting to broker a sale of 1,000 tonnes of yellowcake uranium to Iran. He allegedly made the offer to US undercover agents, thinking they were representing the Iranians. Samples of raw uranium ore were found ...
US arrests man in Iran uranium sting
Man caught in 'uranium for Iran' sting
Man Arriving at JFK Is Accused of Trying to Export Uranium to Iran
Iran's president appoints new head of central bank as nuclear program ...
TEHRAN, Iran – Iranian state television says that the country's president has appointed a private banker as the head of the country's central bank. The report Sunday said President Hasan Rouhani picked Valiollah Seif to run the country's financial ...
Valiollah Seif appointed governor of Central Bank of Iran
Head of Iran's Central Bank appointed
Time to Pivot US Foreign Policy to Iran
There is one Muslim country in that region in which time spent by U.S. diplomacy can reap rich dividends: Iran. It is a country of 75 million people, of enormous geopolitical importance with borders that straddle countries that are of vital American ...
Syria, Iran warn US against military intervention
Massoud Jazayeri, deputy chief of staff of Iran's armed forces, warned the United States on Sunday against crossing the "red line" on Syria, saying it would have "severe consequences", according to the Fars news agency. "America knows the limitation of ...
Drawing timelines in the sand on a nuclear Iran
US and Israeli officials now discuss granting Iran a period of months – less than half a year – to change course before considering diplomacy exhausted and resorting to alternative measures. According to officials, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's ...
Iran Said to Pave Over Site Linked to Nuclear Talks
Iran's FM: Nuclear Weapons Are a Threat to Security
Sanctions Biting but Iran Not Budging
'Heart' Of Iranian Identity Reimagined For A New Generation
A thousand years ago, a Persian poet named Abolqasem Ferdowsi of Tous obtained a royal commission to put the ancient legends and myths of Iran into a book of verse. He called this epic Shahnameh, or "Epic of the Persian Kings." It took him more than ...