Iran

Rouhani: Gulf pressure on Qatar 'unacceptable, unfair'

Iran President Hassan Rouhani expresses support for 'friend' Qatar, dismissing 'unjust' measures by blockading nations.

Rouhani: Gulf pressure on Qatar unacceptable, unfair

Turkey-Syria border

Turkey bolsters Syria border as US force plan slammed

Armoured vehicles, tanks deployed as Turkey, Syria and Russia attack US-led coalition plan to form 30,000-strong force.

Turkey-Syria border

Erdogan: US trying to form 'terror army' in Syria

Turkey president pledges to 'drown terror army' before it is born, referring to Syria force US reportedly seeks to form.

Erdogan: US trying to form 'terror army' in Syria

Iran

What unblocking Telegram app means to Iranians

With an estimated 40 million users, app's shutdown by authorities had a serious effect on the lives of many Iranians.

Iran

Iran unblocks Telegram messaging app as protests wane

As protests in Iran die down, the government has unblocked a popular app activists were using to share information.

Turkey-Syria border

Turkey to launch imminent Syria operation against YPG

Turkish forces hit Syrian Kurd militia with artillery fire as President Erdogan vows attack on YPG-controlled Afrin.

Iran

Burning Iranian tanker sinks, missing crew feared dead

Iranian tanker ablaze since colliding with a freighter off China coast finally sinks with crew still missing.

Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks, 29 crew feared dead

Middle East

US cannot undermine Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani

Statement from Iranian president comes days after Trump threatened to withdraw if landmark agreement is not amended.

Inside Story

Why is Donald Trump against the Iran nuclear deal?

US president waives Iran nuclear sanctions for 'the last time', warning he'll withdraw from it if changes are not made.

Iran

Iran nuclear deal: Tehran reacts to Trumps threats

Al Jazeera spoke to locals in the Iranian capital to get their views on the nuclear deal and the bellicose US rhetoric.

Iran

Iran rejects Trump's call for changes to nuclear deal

Iranian foreign ministry says it will not accept any changes to nuclear deal after Trump's latest threat to withdraw.

Iran rejects Trump's call for changes to nuclear deal

Iran

Trump waives Iran nuclear sanctions 'for last time'

US president says it's the 'last chance' for US and Europe to come up with agreement to strengthen 2015 nuclear deal.

Opinion

Iran's socioeconomic protests are inherently political

Iran's economic grievances can only be addressed with major political concessions and fundamental structural changes.

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Iran

Worries in Iran as Trump mulls new nuclear sanctions

US leader to announce whether or not to reimpose sanctions on Iran putting into jeopardy the survival of 2015 agreement.

Middle East

Will Trump rescind the Iran Nuclear Deal?

Trump has repeatedly threatened to rescind the agreement, which he called “the worst deal ever”.