Iran

Iran's supreme leader appoints new Revolutionary Guard chief

Appointment of General Hossein Salami as head of the elite IRGC comes weeks after it was dubbed a terrorist group by US.

Iran's supreme leader appoints new Revolutionary Guard chief

Middle East

Iran's flood repairs to cost $2.5bn

Officials want to get the newly homeless out of tents and into temporary homes.

Pakistan

Pakistan PM Imran Khan visits Iran amid tense relations

Border security and regional issues on the agenda as Pakistan's Imran Khan set to meet Iranian leaders on two-day visit.

Pakistan PM Imran Khan visits Iran amid tense relations

Middle East

Iranians brace for more rain with flood clean-up under way

After a month of heavy rain, flood victims say they are left without food and shelter.

Iraq

Iraq summit brings together rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran

Baghdad meet brings together lawmakers of Iraq's six neighbours: Syria, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Turkey, Jordan, and Kuwait.

Iraq summit brings together rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran

Middle East

Iran floods: Charities reach devastated villages

Volunteers have come to help but some houses are too far gone and others completely washed away.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi, UAE make major aid donation to flood-hit rival Iran

Contribution of food and shelter material comes amid US-Iran sanction relief spat over flood recovery efforts.

Saudi, UAE make major aid donation to flood-hit rival Iran

Hassan Rouhani

Iran's Hassan Rouhani urges regional powers to 'unite against US'

Speaking at an Army Day parade, Iranian president also urged neighbouring countries to 'drive back Zionism'.

Iran's Hassan Rouhani urges regional powers to 'unite against US'

Iran

Rouhani: Iran floods revealed vicious nature of the US

Iranian president lashes out at US-imposed sanctions that hampered flood relief operations in his country.

Rouhani: Iran floods revealed vicious nature of the US

Turkey

Turkey eyes US sanctions waivers on Iran oil, Russia arms

Ankara 'expects' US to grant it waivers from US sanctions related to Iranian oil and Russian air defences.

Turkey eyes US sanctions waivers on Iran oil, Russia arms

Iran

Iran suffers '$2bn in damages' as flood toll continues to rise

Officials say 725 bridges destroyed, 14,000km of roads damaged, as six more people confirmed dead in the southwest.

Iran suffers '$2bn in damages' as flood toll continues to rise

Iran

Iranian who removed headscarf pardoned from year in prison

Lawyer of Vida Movahed says court sentenced her in March after finding her guilty of encouraging public 'corruption'.

Iranian who removed headscarf pardoned from year in prison

Middle East

Iranians protest US blacklisting of Revolutionary Guard Corps

Burning US flags, Iranians rallied after Friday prayers against the US's decision to blacklist the country's elite forces as a foreign 'terrorist' organisation.

Iran

Iran floods: Sanctions hamper relief efforts

A race against time, more heavy rain forecast for Iran as it battles to recover from flooding.

Middle East

Iran welcomes Egypt's reported withdrawal from 'Arab NATO' plan

Cairo's rejection of US-led security initiative will be welcome in Tehran if confirmed, Iran's foreign ministry says.

Iran welcomes Egypt's reported withdrawal from 'Arab NATO' plan