Wall Street Journal
Iraq Crisis: US and Iran Rush to Aid Kurds
Wall Street Journal
MAKHMOUR, Iraq—The struggles of the embattled Kurdish Peshmerga to repel Islamist insurgents have put the U.S. and Iran on the same side, with both rushing to reinforce a revered fighting force to defeat a common enemy. U.S. airstrikes this week ...
Why Iran Fears Iraq's Kurds
Iraq Kurds laud Iran support in confronting ISIL
Iran Embraces New Iraqi Prime Minister
Christian Science Monitor
Amid Iranian 'brain drain,' President Rouhani congratulates Iran-born Fields ...
Washington Post (blog)
"I should say that the education system in Iran is not the way people might imagine here," she told Clay Mathematics Institute. "As a graduate student at Harvard, I had to explain quite a few times that I was allowed to attend a university as a woman ...
Presidential praise for Iranian math prize winner (with and without head scarf)
Iran-born Stanford math professor is first woman to win prestigious Fields Medal
Maryam Mirzakhani of Iran becomes first woman to win Nobel Prize of mathematics
Iran dismisses direct US talks
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said nuclear talks with world powers would continue, though there was no point in holding talks with the United States on other issues. The country's most senior religious leader said there was no ...
With Natural Gas Byproduct, Iran Sidesteps Sanctions
Iran's Supreme Leader Dismisses Direct US Talks
Iran's supreme leader Khamenei: Nuclear talks with US are 'useless'
Iran should free my son
From an early age, my son Jason Rezaian has been fascinated by his father's home country, Iran. Despite growing up in the United States, he learned Farsi, enjoyed playing backgammon at warm family gatherings with his Iranian relatives and came to love ...
Why Iran has finally let go of Maliki
Less than two months ago, Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, spelled out his position on Iraq. Iran was against US intervention, he said, and the world should respect the results of Iraq's April election which saw victory for Nouri Maliki's ...
Iran endorses Haider al-Abadi as Iraq's new prime minister, spurning Nouri al ...
Iran Voices Support for New Iraqi PM Designate
Why has Iran turned its back on Iraq's Maliki?
Iran's New Gay Executions
The tragic hanging of two “sodomites” in Iran may seem, in theory, like an obvious cause for U.S. concern and U.S. action. (Sign a petition! Demand human rights!) Yet in practice, those most attentive to LGBT concerns may be the least eager to pick ...
US men's volleyball sweeps Iran
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Carson Clark led all scorers with 16 points on 14 kills and two aces, and the U.S. men's national volleyball team swept Iran on Wednesday night in the second match of the USA Volleyball Cup series. Clark spiked for match point in the ...
Iran and US try volleyball diplomacy
Iran's Government Is Worried that Its People Are Having the Wrong Kind of Sex
A recent Iranian parliamentary report has presented a candid illustration of the sexual practices of the Islamic Republic's youth — so candid that it was quickly withdrawn from a government website. The Iranian Parliament's legal research wing ...
Wall Street Journal
Iran's Bid for Own Plane to Defy Sanctions Blocked by Crash
Iran's efforts to escape the impact of western sanctions by founding its own aerospace industry are in tatters after four crashes in 12 years involving the aircraft around which the plan is based led the model to be grounded. Iran-140 turboprops like ...
Crash of Iranian built plane leaves 39 dead
Plane Crashes Near Iranian Capital, Killing Dozens
Iranian plane crashes after takeoff, killing 39
Is Turkmenistan Losing Iran As A Gas Customer?
It appears Turkmenistan is about to lose its second-best customer for natural gas, Iran. Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on August 11 that his country no longer needed gas from Turkmenistan. Zanganeh went so far as to say, "Iran is ...
Iran's oil minister accuses former officials of $2.7 billion oil fraud
Iran avoids oil sanctions with gas byproduct
Indian refiner MRL to resume oil import from Iran: Report