Iran

US warns Iran is preparing a 'nuclear breakout'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo denounces Iranian 'extortion' and demands world powers act on nuclear deal breaches.

Iran

New report reveals extent of Iran's growing Middle East influence

Iran's sway in the region is increasing despite renewed US sanctions and a failing nuclear deal, think-tank says.

New report reveals extent of Iran's growing Middle East influence

Iran

Iran pumps centrifuges with uranium gas as nuclear deal dies

Latest step means Fordow facility will move from its permitted status as a research plant to an active nuclear site.

Middle East

Iran begins process of fuelling centrifuges at Fordow

Latest move means Fordow will move from its permitted status of research plant to become an active nuclear site.

Iran begins process of fuelling centrifuges at Fordow

Iran

Iran to inject uranium gas into 1,000 centrifuges

Resumption of uranium enrichment at the Fordow plant is Tehran's latest step back from the dying nuclear deal.

Iran's Rouhani announces another step away from 2015 nuclear deal

Iran

Nuclear deal crumbles: Iran steps away from landmark pact

Here are key restrictions imposed on Iran under JCPOA and measures it has taken to suspend compliance.

Nuclear deal crumbles: Iran steps away from landmark pact

AJ Impact

US to renew waivers for some work on Iran nuclear plants: Report

Waivers would allow some companies to carry out non-proliferation work at Iran's nuclear facilities, sources say.

US to renew waivers for some work on Iran nuclear plants: Report

AJ Impact

Aramco to start trading on Saudi Exchange in December: Report

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hopes for a $2 trillion valuation for Aramco.

Aramco to start trading on Saudi Exchange in December: Report

North Korea

North Korea warns US, Europe against raising missile tests at UN

Countries concerned about North's test of submarine-launched missile in violation of Security Council resolutions.

North Korea warns US, Europe against raising missile tests at UN

United States

Trump takes steps to bar some Iranian officials from US

White House proclamation prohibits entry into the US of 'senior government officials' and close family members.

Trump takes steps to bar some Iranian officials from US

Japan

Fukushima: Japan court acquits three on criminal charges

Decision means no-one has been held criminally-responsible for the world's worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl.

Fukushima: Japan court acquits three on criminal charges

Nuclear energy

US energy head to discuss nuclear power with Saudis on Monday

Rick Perry says he'll meet new Saudi energy minister and likely discuss Saudi Arabia's plans to build nuclear reactors.

US energy head to discuss nuclear power with Saudis on Monday

Japan

Koizumi says Japan should scrap nuclear plants after Fukushima

New environment minister's view likely to prove controversial in ruling party despite public concerns over nuclear risk.

Koizumi says Japan should scrap nuclear plants after Fukushima

AJ Impact

Saudi Arabia wants to enrich uranium but the US may not like that

Kingdom says enrichment would be for nuclear power, but it opens up possibility of military uses of uranium.

Saudi Arabia wants to enrich uranium but the US may not like that

Iran

UN nuclear watchdog finds uranium 'traces' at Iran site: Report

Diplomatic sources say radioactive materials discovered in Tehran facility, but not enriched to level needed for weapons

UN nuclear watchdog finds uranium 'traces' at Iran site: Report