Zein Basravi

Zein Basravi

Middle East

'Death to America': Iranians say it is only a rallying call

As tensions rise between Iran and US, some Iranians say 'death to America' chant should not be taken so seriously.

'Death to America': Iranians say it is only a rallying call

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Iran's Rouhani remains defiant, calls the US president 'racist'

With US sanctions coming into effect against Iran, the national mood is one of defiance, with war games and the Iranian president hurling insults at US President Donald Trump, but trouble may be ahead.

Iran's Rouhani remains defiant, calls the US president 'racist'

Iran

'Don't threaten us,' Iranians tell US as sanctions return

Thousands take part in annual anti-US demonstration, in show of defiance before latest bout of US-imposed sanctions.

'Don't threaten us,' Iranians tell US as sanctions return

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What will Iran sanctions mean for life in the Islamic Republic?

Anxiety spreads in Iran over looming sanctions that were lifted in the 2015 nuclear deal.

What will Iran sanctions mean for life in the Islamic Republic?

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After Ahvaz: Iran's national security worries and challenges

As questions swirl about the Ahvaz attack, Iranians eye Israel and hope for political change in the US.

After Ahvaz: Iran's national security worries and challenges

Middle East

Iran's Rouhani claims victory in UN battle against Trump

Iran's president is claiming a diplomatic victory following his address at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday.

Iran's Rouhani claims victory in UN battle against Trump

Iran

UN General Assembly: Iran, oil, and sanctions

Iranian leaders are interested in preserving the Iran nuclear agreement, despite looming US sanctions on oil sales.

UN General Assembly: Iran, oil, and sanctions

Battle for Idlib

Putin, Rouhani, Erdogan to discuss Syria's future in Tehran

Iran, Turkey and Russia meet in new diplomatic efforts as Syria plans offensive in rebel-held Idlib.

Putin, Rouhani, Erdogan to discuss Syria's future in Tehran

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Iran doctors: US sanctions endangering patients' lives

Physicians are worried they will not have enough drugs to treat patients as banking restrictions and the fear of doing business with Tehran makes it more difficult to get supplies.

Iran doctors: US sanctions endangering patients' lives

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Iran unemployment crisis, rising living costs bite amid sanctions

Economic situation in Tehran continues to deteriorate due to renewed sanctions imposed by the United States.

Iran unemployment crisis, rising living costs bite amid sanctions

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US-Iran sanctions: Economic uncertainty hits hard

As US sanctions continue to bite, Iranians seek to protect their savings turn to buy gold and ironically, US dollars.

US-Iran sanctions: Economic uncertainty hits hard

Middle East

Iran: Drought epidemic fuels water crisis

Various theories over cause for country's drought plague that has caused severe water supply shortages.

Iran: Drought epidemic fuels water crisis