France

Macron urges US to stand by Iran nuclear deal

Emmanuel Macron made the comments ahead of his visit to the US, during which he will meet with President Donald Trump.

French President Macron urges Trump to protect Iran nuclear deal

Iran

Iran navy chief: US is not aware of our naval power

Rear-Admiral Ali Fadawi says Iran's navy is capable of delivering 'crushing response' to enemies anywhere in the world.

Iran navy chief: US is not aware of our naval power

Women's Rights

Anger in Iran as 'morality police' scuffle video goes viral

Clip of young woman being beaten by officers during argument over headscarf seen as reflection of recurrent struggle.

Anger in Iran as 'morality police' scuffle video goes viral

United States

Iranians sue US over 'mass denials' of refugee status

The Iranians are religious minorities seeking refugee status through a special US government programme.

Iranians sue US government over 'mass denials' of refugee status

Iran

Will the US confront Iran's forces in Syria?

US officials have stated that they want to challenge Iranian influence in Syria, but how likely is a confrontation?

Will the US confront Iran's forces in Syria?

Middle East

Chemical attacks on Iran in the 1980s that US ignored

Iran denounces 'hypocrisy' of US air strikes as experts urge Tehran to press Syria to stop future chemical attacks.

Chemical attacks on Iran: When the US looked the other way

Business & Economy

Iran to replace US dollar with euro in financial reports

Amid currency crisis, switch is aimed at circumvent restrictions on accessing US dollar and prevent market instability.

Iran to replace US dollar with euro in financial reports

Middle East

Iran: We will not wait for approval to produce weapons

In a speech marking Iran's Army Day, Rouhani warns Western powers against flooding the Middle East with more weapons.

Iran's Rouhani: We will not wait for approval to produce weapons

Iran

Iran: Five killed in clashes with fighters near Pakistan border

Fighters attempted to seize an Iranian border post, resulting in a gunfight with Iranian soldiers, state media reports.

Iran: Five killed in clashes with fighters near Pakistan border

Iran

New mobile apps are shaping Iran's civil society

Iranian rights activists are creating hi-tech solutions to promote civil liberties, despite frequent internet shutdowns.

New mobile apps are shaping Iran's civil society

Middle East

Iran, Saudi Arabia 'unlikely' to pivot back to detente

Regional rivals enjoyed 'amicable ties' in the 1990s, but analysts say current geopolitics point to more confrontation.

Iran and Saudi Arabia 'unlikely' to pivot back to diplomacy

Iran

Putin: Further Syria strikes to cause chaos in international ties

Russian president tells Iranian counterpart that US-led attacks damage prospects for political reconciliation in Syria.

Putin: Further Syria strikes to cause chaos in international ties

Opinion

What next for Syria after the US-led attacks?

Russia, Iran and Turkey will determine the future of Syria, as France and Britain did 100 years ago.

Rami G Khouri

by Rami G Khouri

Rami G Khouri

Middle East

What media in Russia, Iran and Syria are saying on Syria strikes

State outlets in countries allied to Syrian president carry unanimous condemnation of US-led strikes on Syria.

What media in Russia, Iran and Syria are saying on Syria strikes

Syria's War

Putin: US-led Syria strikes 'an act of aggression'

Moscow and Tehran have warned that there would be consequences for the US-led attacks on Syria.

Putin: US-led strikes on Syria 'an act of aggression'