Exclusive: US told Iran of intent to strike Islamic State in Syria - source
"Iran was concerned about Assad's position and his government being weakened in case of any action against IS (Islamic State) in Syria and brought this issue up in meetings with Americans," the senior Iranian official said. "This issue was first ...
US reportedly informed Iran in advance of Syria airstrikes
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NEW YORK — The jailing of a Washington Post reporter without public charges in Iran is not evidence of a power struggle between moderate and conservative political forces, Iran's president said Tuesday. President Hassan Rouhani, a relative moderate, ...
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Iran Sees Oil Prices Falling to $90 a Barrel By Late March
Wall Street Journal
Oil prices will likely fall to $90 a barrel by the end of the winter, Iran's head of oil sales was quoted as saying Tuesday, countering views by other producers that expect prices to rebound. The remarks come after members of the Organization of the ...
From the archive, 23 September 1980: Open war as Iraq bombs Iran
The border conflict between Iraq and Iran turned into a full-scale war yesterday after both sides bombed each other's airbases and clashed repeatedly on the ground and at sea along the 720-mile frontier. Iraqi jet fighters swept deep into Iran for the ...
US opposes linking Iran cooperation on Islamic State to nuclear talks
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Demand that Russia and Iran Pressure Assad to Step Down
New York Times
One obvious demand would be that Russia and Iran press Syria's president Bashar al-Assad to accept a real political transition. This would send a clear message to the Syrian opposition, which is looking for clarification about the connection between ...
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Iran says nuclear suspicions are 'fabricated ambiguities'
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran dismissed on Tuesday as "fabricated ambiguities" suspicions that it has carried out nuclear arms research, a day after it came under renewed Western pressure to help clear up U.N. watchdog concerns about its atomic energy ...
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Rouhani Criticizes Allied Bombing in Syria, Says Iran Should Take Lead
Wall Street Journal
UNITED NATIONS—Airstrikes by the U.S. and a group of Arab allies against Islamic State targets in Syria are illegal and constitute an attack on the country, Hasan Rouhani, the president of Iran, said Tuesday. Mr. Rouhani said military action could ...