The New Yorker
“Madam Secretary” and the Real Iran Deal
The New Yorker
In her title role on the CBS television drama “Madam Secretary,” Téa Leoni has achieved what Secretary of State John Kerry yearns for—a deal with Iran which eases the thirty-six years of tensions that have afflicted six Presidents. Leoni's character ...
There's a big debate in Moscow over whether to support the Iran nuclear deal
Iran, powers toil to overcome divisions in nuclear talks: envoys
Ted Cruz On Iran Nuclear Negotiations: 'This Deal Makes War A Certainty'
Senator says sees Iran nuclear bill vote as soon as Thursday
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican leader of the U.S. Senate cleared the way on Tuesday for a vote on a bill that would give Congress the power to review an international nuclear agreement with Iran, ending debate over efforts to use the measure to ...
McConnell holds out hope for improbable deal on Iran amendments
Some in GOP Fed Up With Rubio and Cotton's Efforts That Could Tank Iran Deal
Why does Sen. Tom Cotton hate the Iran deal so much?
France, Saudi Arabia: Iran nuclear deal must be verifiable, no threat to region
Saudi Arabia invited French President Francois Hollande, whose country is deemed to have the toughest stance among the six world powers negotiating with Iran, to Riyadh to discuss regional issues with Gulf Arab leaders who fear a rapprochement with ...
France: Iran deal must include Gulf security guarantees
Saudi king warns of Iran threat, rebels hit border town
Iran deal must include Gulf security guarantees, France agrees
Iran bans 'homosexual' and 'devil worshipping' hairstyles
The move – aimed at spiky cuts – follows a trend where, each summer, Iranian authorities get tough on men and women sporting clothing or hairdos seen as imitations of western lifestyles. In 2010, Iran banned ponytails, mullets and long, gelled hair for ...
Iran bans 'devil-worshipping' spiky haircuts and male eyebrow plucking
Iran bans 'evil spiky hair' because of links to the devil
Iran bans spiky haircuts, tattoos and use of sunbeds because they are signs of ...
Biden meets with family of US Marine imprisoned in Iran
Biden met Sunday in Detroit with the family of Hekmati, who was arrested in August 2011 on allegations of spying for the CIA while visiting his ailing grandmother and other relatives in Iran. During his nearly four-year imprisonment, Hekmati has been ...
Iran: American Prisoner Resumes Hunger Strike Over Languishing Case
Obama's New Answers on Iran Fall Flat
In speeches last week to a conference at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Vice President Joe Biden revealed new details about the end of most sanctions against Iran if a nuclear deal is reached. The ...
White House: 'Common Sense' Says Iran Would Use Money From Sanctions ...
Nuclear Smugglers Abusing Alibaba Listings Challenge Iran Deal
Boeing bullish on Iran as nuclear negotiations near close
Iran's Mock-up Aircraft Carrier Returns to Bandar Abbas
New satellite imagery shows that Iran's mock-up aircraft carrier was not destroyed during naval exercises but was towed back to Bandar Abbas. Imagery captured in mid-March shows what Western sources have called a “barge” berthed at the naval base with ...
India to Sign Port Deal with Iran, Ignoring US Warnings Against Haste: Report
"Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari will travel on a day-long tour to Iran to sign a memorandum of understanding for development of Chabahar port," a shipping ministry source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The deal will be signed on ...
India to tie up with Iran for Chabahar, its answer to Pakistan's Gwadar port ...
India to develop Iran port despite US pressure
Iran: US Navy Escorting British Ships Through Strait After Detention Dispute
New York Times
United States Navy warships have begun accompanying British-flagged commercial vessels through the Strait of Hormuz as a result of Iran's detention of a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship last week, the Pentagon said Monday. The Navy has been ...
Maersk ship seized by Iran “will be sold”
State: US trying to get Marshall Islands ship back from Iran
US Navy Escorting UK Commercial Vessels In Strait Of Hormuz After Iran Ship ...
Iran could be poised to shake the world pistachio market
The Seattle Times
As with oil, Iranian sales of pistachios to the U.S. and Europe have been hampered by sanctions. As the talks between the U.S. and Iran to resolve the decadelong nuclear dispute head toward the June 30 deadline for a final agreement, traders are ...
Never Mind Oil, Iran's About to Shake the World Pistachio Market