Six things you didn't know about the Iran hostage crisis
(CNN) -- It has been 35 years since a group of Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran and took a group of Americans hostage. You have seen this story play out in movies like "Argo" and shows like "Homeland," but here are six things about ...
CNN's In-Depth Look at the Iran Hostage Crisis
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The Endgame for Iran Nuclear Talks
U.S. News & World Report
“If Iran truly wants to resolve its differences with the international community and facilitate the lifting of economic sanctions, it will have no better chance than between now and Nov. 24,” Sherman said. “Will that happen? I don't know. I can tell ...
From acid attacks to execution, a dark week for Iran
First came the acid attacks on women in the historical city of Isfahan and then the mysterious death of Iran's English news channel Press TV's reporter Serena Shim on the border of Syria and Turkey. The week wrapped with the execution of Reyhaneh ...
Iran's non-Muslims face prison, execution, despite 'reform' claims, says new ...
Human Rights in Iran Worsen, UN Investigator Says
Iranian woman hanged for killing her alleged would-be rapist
Has a deal with Iran stalled?
Washington Post (blog)
Iran will not accept any “backward steps” on its nuclear program, specifically on the enrichment of uranium, a top official said Saturday, dismissing US calls for more curbs. “Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi, a member of Iran's nuclear talks team ...
The Middle East after the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal: A look back from next year
Since a final agreement on Iran's nuclear program was reached some months ago, there have been a few minor missteps on Tehran's part and the process of rolling back the sanctions has not been entirely smooth. Beyond these hiccups, the IAEA has ...
How congressional hawks plan to kill Obama's Iran deal
Spate of acid attacks against Iranian women and girls prompts protests
The unintended consequences of Iran's arms embargo
Iran envoy rejects UN investigator's charges of rights abuses
The latest report, by U.N. special rapporteur on human rights in Iran Ahmed Shaheed, says executions in Iran have sharply increased since President Hassan Rouhani's election last year. He said torture is used in prisons, the situation of women has ...
UN rights expert 'shocked' over Iran woman's execution
UN investigator highlights grim rights in Iran
Woman Hanged In Iran For Killing Alleged Rapist Sent Her Family A Chilling ...
An Iranian woman who was executed on Saturday despite international pleas for clemency left her family a heartbreaking message several months before her death. Reyhaneh Jabbari, 26, was hanged on Saturday morning in Tehran's Evin prison after ...
Iran and China deepen a 'blue water' friendship
Washington Post (blog)
Iranian and Chinese commanders last week announced plans for greater maritime cooperation. While the details are vague, it clearly touches ambitions on both sides: Expanding the reach of their warships into faraway seas and new ports of call. And, at ...
Iran accuses Turkey of prolonging civil war in Syria
ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran accused Turkey on Tuesday of prolonging the three-year conflict in neighboring Syria by insisting on President Bashar al-Assad's overthrow and supporting "terrorist groups" in Syria, the official IRNA news agency reported.
Iran Blames Turkey for Prolonged Syrian Crisis
'Slim chances' of Iran nuclear deal by deadline
The six powers in the talks with Iran -- Britain, China, France, Russia, the United States plus Germany, known as the P5+1 -- have set November 24 as the deadline for a comprehensive deal. The aim is to close avenues towards Tehran ever developing an ...