Foreign Policy (blog)
Iran approves nearly all of Rouhani's Cabinet picks
TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian lawmakers on Sunday approved 16 Cabinet members nominated by recently re-elected President Hassan Rouhani, including the first defense minister unaffiliated with the elite, hard-line Revolutionary Guard in 25 years. Parliament ...
Iran Is Not About to Fall for Trump's Trap
Iran Says Nikki Haley's Statement On Sanctions Is "Devoid Of Any Shred Of Truth"
US provocations aimed at demonizing Iran: UN ambassador
Trump may be planning to make a very bad decision on the Iran deal
DESPITE MUCH heated rhetoric, the Trump administration is doing little to counter Iranian aggression. In Syria, its strategy of striking deals with Russia has opened the way for Tehran's forces to establish control over a corridor between Damascus and ...
Iran, Switzerland Discuss Nuclear Safety
Iran: Top priority to protect nuclear deal from US
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said the top foreign policy priority for his new government was to protect the nuclear deal from being torn up by the United States. "The most important job of our foreign minister is first to stand behind the JCPOA and ...
Iran Parliament Clears Oil, Foreign Ministers for Rouhani's New Cabinet
Iran's Rouhani Buoyed as Lawmakers Approve Second-Term Cabinet
Foreign funds for Iran's oil sector a top priority: Oil Minister
Australia Defeats Iran To Claim Asian Cup Basketball Title
Australia defeated Iran 79-56 to claim the championship of the FIBA Asian Cup basketball tournament on August 20 in Beirut. It was the first appearance for Australia in the tournament, while Iran is a three-time champion. Iran's Hamed Haddadi was voted ...
Iran vs Australian Boomers: FIBA Asia Cup final live scores, blog
Boomers crowned Asia Cup champions after 79-56 win over Iran
Brad Newley, Mitch Creek play starring roles as Boomers beat Iran to be crowned Asian champions
A Hard Sell
According to research -- from a 2015 Landscape Report provided by the Iran Computer and Video Game Foundation (IRCG) and the Digital Games Research Center (DIREC) -- there are roughly 23 million gamers in Iran. It's an absolutely enormous market, ...
Saudi Arabia engages Iraq at Iran's dismay
Pictures displaying Iran's Quds Force commander Gen. Qasem Soleimani during the battles with the Islamic State stopped circulating online with the military phase that ended in the liberation of Mosul. The Iranian presence and support for the Iraqi ...
The Times of Israel
Iran reformist leader calls for politicians' release
The Times of Israel
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's ex-president Mohammad Khatami on Sunday asked Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to intervene in the case of two reformist politicians under house arrest without trial for the past six years. Get The Times of Israel's Daily ...
Former Iranian president asks Supreme Leader to end house arrests
Former Iranian President Appeals To Supreme Leader Over House Arrests
Who is Levison Wood? From Russia To Iran presenter, British Army officer and explorer
Beginning in southern Russia, Levison will walk the vast Caucasus Mountains crossing through Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia and into Iran - a country which has been closed off to much of the West. Wood will travel with locals and live as they do as he ...
Syria's Assad Thanks Iran, Russia For Helping Thwart Attempts To Oust Him
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said his army has foiled Western attempts to overthrow his government thanks to assistance from allies including Russia, Iran, and Lebanon's Hezbollah movement. "Their direct support -- politically, economically ...
Syrian President Assad shows grattitude for Russia, Iran
Syria's al-Assad praises Russia, Iran for help; rocket kills 5 at fair
President Assad thanks Iran, Russia, Hezbollah in new speech: video
US must pay $245mn in damage to chemical victims of Iraq-Iran war: Judiciary
The Iranian Judiciary has issued a ruling demanding that the US government pay around 245 million dollars in damage to a number of victims of chemical attacks carried out by Saddam Hussein's troops during the 1980 to 1988 imposed war on Iran.
Iran Rules US to Pay $245Mln to Chemical Attacks Victims in Iran-Iraq War