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

Key quotes from Trump's address on Syria

President Donald Trump announced launch of joint US-British-French operation targeting Syria's government.

Syria air strikes: Key quotes from Trump's address

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'

Syria's War

Hezbollah chief warns Israel over Syria missile attack

Israel accused of placing itself in 'direct' confrontation with Iran with suspected attack on military airbase in Homs.

Hezbollah's Nasrallah: Israel made 'historic mistake' in Syria

US & Canada

Will Trump end the Iran nuclear deal?

On Friday US President Trump is expected to decline to certify that Iran is complying with the terms of a nuclear agreement.

Iran

Iran scrambles to halt currency slide

Iran announces to enforce a 42,000-rial exchange rate after the rial hit an all-time low against the dollar on Monday.

Iran scrambles to halt rial's slide amid threat of US sanctions

Inside Story

How can chemical attacks in Syria be stopped?

Airbase near Homs city targeted, just hours after deaths of at least 85 in suspected chemical attack in Eastern Ghouta.

Science & Technology

Iranian students show off prowess in robotics

Some 24 teams from 11 countries join hundreds of local teams for 13th edition of the research and education initiative.

Local and international teams face off at RoboCup Iran Open

Iran

Iran says it can enrich uranium to 20 percent in days

President Rouhani says Iran's nuclear industry is advancing, but vows to stick with the 2015 deal with world powers.

Iran says it can enrich uranium to 20 percent in days

Mohammed bin Salman

Iran and Qatar high on agenda when MBS arrives in France

French president views Saudi crown prince as a 'loose cannon', French diplomat tells Reuters news agency.

Iran and Qatar high on agenda when MBS arrives in France