Once an Outcast, Iranian Minister Carries Hope of Easing Tensions
New York Times (blog)
TEHRAN — Until this summer, Mohammad Javad Zarif, one of Iran's most accomplished diplomats, was an outcast, exiled from the government by ultraconservatives for working too closely with the West. Rather than presenting the Iranian case to the world, ...
Iran urges vigilance against sedition plots in region
Iran ready to help curb extremism in region: FM
The Times of Israel
Reading Tweets From Iran
New York Times
Social media are an unorthodox, but useful, way to start to get a sense of Iran's new president, Hassan Rouhani. In a flurry of English-language posts on Twitter since his election in June, Mr. Rouhani has given reason to hope that he is serious about ...
Iran adds to atom capacity, holds down stockpile growth: diplomats
Want to Appease Iran? Demonize Israel
UN report: Iran increasing enrichment capacity
New America Foundation (blog)
Android Developers Can Now Use Google's Play Store To Distribute Their Free ...
Google today announced that Android developers can now make their free apps available in Iran, one of the few countries where app downloads through Google's store were completely unavailable until now. Paid apps and apps that use in-app billing, ...
Google Opens Up Free Play Store Apps In Iran
Google Play Store Unblocked in Iran
New Details On How US 'Helped Saddam As He Gassed Iran'
Newly declassified CIA documents "combined with exclusive interviews with former intelligence officials, reveal new details about the depth of the United States' knowledge of how and when Iraq" used chemical weapons against Iran in the 1980s, Foreign ...
CIA Files Show U.S. Played Role in Iraq's Chemical Attacks on Iran
Saddam's Chemical Attacks On Iran 'Aided By US'
CIA 'helped Saddam Hussein carry out chemical weapons attack on Iran' in 1988 ...
Iran's Khamenei blames outsiders for Middle East's woes
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed countries outside the Middle East on Monday for the region's turmoil and the Shi'ite cleric said regional states backing radical Sunni Islamists would be damaged by conflict.
Former US Diplomat in Iran for Talks on Syria
Sultan Qaboos, Feltman Test Diplomacy with Iran
Iran, Oman sign heads of agreement on gas
'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
Sydney Morning Herald
Iran warns US against action on Syria
Sydney Morning Herald
"The Syrian government will cooperate with the United Nations mission now in Syria to create the conditions for a visit to zones where terrorist groups have carried out attacks with chemical weapons," Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
Syria, Iran issue first explicit warning to Israel if US attacks
Iran's Rouhani acknowledges chemical weapons killed people in Syria
Syria has given the green light to UN inspectors, Iran says
Iranian court nixes appeal from jailed American pastor
An Iranian court rejected an appeal from Saeed Abedini, the American Christian pastor held in Iran for his Christian faith, and refused to reduce the eight-year prison term his supporters believe is tantamount to a death sentence, according to his ...
Iran Welcomes Omani Sultan
Iran welcomed the leader of neighboring Oman Sunday in a visit that has raised hopes that Omani mediation could help ease tensions between Iran and Western powers over Tehran's nuclear ambitions. Omani Sultan Qaboos was scheduled to focus on ...
Iran: Court Rejects US Pastor's Appeal
New York Times
A Tehran appeals court has upheld an eight-year prison sentence for an Iranian-American pastor jailed for his role in establishing underground churches in Iran, his lawyer told the Iranian Students' News Agency on Monday. The pastor, Saeed Abedini, ...
Iran upholds conviction of American Christian pastor
Iran Delivers "Devastating" Blow to American Pastor Saeed - Rejects Appeal ...
Iran upholds 8-year jail term for US pastor