Iran's UN ambassador pick accused in political assassination
FoxNews.com. Facebook0 Twitter0 Gplus0. The man Iran intends to send to America as its new United Nations ambassador is accused of helping organize the political assassination of an Iranian dissident in Italy, but has never been charged by authorities.
Hamid Aboutalebi: US Congress passes ban on Iran envoy
The US Congress has sent a bill to the president that would bar Iran's pick for ambassador to the UN from entering the country. The House of Representatives passed the measure unanimously two days after the Senate approved it. Hamid Aboutalebi was a ...
Congress to Iran: Ambassador's Application Denied
Cruz's Iran bill heads to Obama
Congress Backs Bill To Bar Iran Ambassador
International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran
Iran steps up pace of executions as it courts West
Iranian President Hasan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony celebrating the Persian New Year, Nowruz at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, March 27, 2014. In his first visit to Afghanistan as Iran's president, Rouhani has called for ...
Official Makes Rare Admission of Baha'is' Equal Rights in Domestic Media
The Nation. (blog)
US needs to plan for the day after an Iran deal
Advocates of the effort to reach a negotiated settlement with Iran over its illicit nuclear activities have emphasized the benefits an agreement could bring by peacefully and verifiably barring Tehran from developing nuclear weapons. Skeptics ...
Can We Trust What Israeli Leaders Say on Iran?
Iran Just Conceded On A Key Issue In Ongoing Nuclear Negotiations
German firms invited into Iran market
Russia rejects US warnings over oil deal with Iran
A senior Russian diplomat on Wednesday angrily rejected U.S. warnings against striking an oil-for-goods contract with Iran, saying that Moscow wouldn't be intimidated by threats. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said in remarks carried by the ...
Iran won't 'confirm nor deny' Russian oil-for-goods deal
Russia rebuffs US threat over Iran oil deal
Iran nuclear talks hit hurdles, face deep skepticism on Hill
The Obama administration is facing mounting skepticism in Congress about the course of nuclear talks with Iran, as even America's top diplomat says he's "agnostic" on whether the highly touted talks can yield an agreement. The United States, other ...
Iran nuclear deal negotiators finish preliminary talks
US says Iran is two months from nuclear 'breakout'
Iran, six powers seek to narrow 'significant gaps' in nuclear talks
US warns Russia over any oil-for-goods deal with Iran
"Secretary Lew reiterated our serious concerns regarding reports of a possible deal between Russia and Iran involving oil-for-goods," a Treasury representative said in a statement after Lew met with Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. "He made ...
Iran's Choice of Envoy 'Not Viable,' US Says
New York Times
The Obama administration intensified its objections on Tuesday to Iran's nomination for United Nations ambassador, a former translator whose role in the 1979-81 Tehran hostage crisis has touched American political nerves, asserting that the choice was ...
US tells Iran its choice for UN ambassador is 'not viable'
Iran's choice for UN ambassador threatens to derail nuclear talks
Ted Cruz-sponsored bill to bar Iran's UN envoy from entering US passes Senate
Atrocities revisited: conflict and cruelty in Iran
In June 2009, a young philosophy student called Neda Agha-Soltan was shot dead by security forces in Tehran during protests against the Iranian elections. The death of Neda, an innocent bystander, was captured by several eyewitnesses on their mobile ...
Spain arrests four accused of attempting to export equipment to Iran
Madrid (CNN) -- An Iranian and three Spaniards who secretly tried to export to Iran industrial equipment that could be used to make missile parts or enrich uranium have been arrested in Spain, the Civil Guard said Monday in a statement. The European ...