Middle East

Iran denies Saudi claim of Revolutionary Guards' arrest

Riyadh says Revolutionary Guard members aboard an "explosive-laden" boat were apprehended near oil platform in the Gulf.

Iran denies Saudi claim of Revolutionary Guards' arrest

Middle East

Iran fires missiles at ISIL positions in eastern Syria

Iranian Revolutionary Guard says it targeted ISIL bases in Deir Az Zor in retaliation for the June 7 attacks in Tehran.

Iran fires missiles at ISIL positions in eastern Syria

Middle East

Tehran says Saudi coastguard killed Iranian fisherman

The shooting happened after two boats fishing in the Gulf were pushed off course by waves, say Iranian reports.

Tehran says Saudi coastguard killed Iranian fisherman

Middle East

Iran accuses Saudis of supporting terrorist groups

Iran's Zarif says Tehran has intelligence that Riyadh supports terrorist groups operating on the eastern side of Iran.

Iran accuses Saudis of supporting terrorist groups

Middle East

Iran's Khamenei: United States 'created' ISIL

United States is a 'terrorist country' so no chance of normalising ties, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says.

Iran's Khamenei blames US for regional instability

Middle East

Iran sends warships to Oman amid Gulf dispute

Flotilla will head to Oman before starting mission in international waters near Yemen, the country's navy says.

Iran sends warships to Oman amid Gulf dispute

Middle East

Iran: Mastermind behind Tehran attacks killed

Intelligence minister claims security forces have killed the mastermind behind Wednesday's deadly attacks in Tehran.

Iran: Mastermind behind Tehran attacks killed

Opinion

ISIL attack in Iran: Why now and what will happen next?

The ISIL attack that left 16 people dead in Tehran may have grave implications at home and abroad.

Maysam Behravesh

by Maysam Behravesh

Maysam Behravesh

Inside Story

Is Iran now under attack by ISIL?

The armed group is claiming responsibility for its first major assault in Tehran.

Middle East

Iran: Trump's reaction to deadly attacks is 'repugnant'

Foreign minister Javad Zarif rejects statement by US president that Iran fell victim 'to the evil they promote'.

Iran: Trump's reaction to deadly attacks is 'repugnant'

Middle East

Iran weighs whether Saudi Arabia was behind attack

Iran's military has vowed to take action against the perpetrators of Wednesday's double attacks in Tehran, which killed at least 13 people.

Middle East

Attacks on Iran's parliament, Khomeini shrine kill 13

At least 13 dead in attacks on parliament and Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini in Tehran, as ISIL claims responsibility.

Middle East

Iran accuses Saudi Arabia of Tehran attacks

Saudi Arabia denies any involvement as Iran's Revolutionary Guard accuses the kingdom of being behind ISIL attacks.

Iran

Tehran attack: Targeting Iran's national symbols

President Rouhani calls for unity to fight terror, but Revolutionary Guard vows 'revenge' after attack killed 12 people.

Tehran attack: Targeting Iran's national symbols

Middle East

Qatar in talks with Turkey and Iran on providing food

Qatar is seeking to secure food and water supplies to stave off possible shortages amid worsening Gulf diplomatic rift.

Qatar in talks with Turkey and Iran on providing food