Iran

Rouhani: New US sanctions have no effect on Iran's economy

President Hassan Rouhani says US sanctions announced last week have no effect as they were already reimposed earlier.

Rouhani: New US sanctions have no effect on Iran's economy

Middle East

Turkey warns US its Iran sanctions are 'dangerous'

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu 'meaningful dialogue is much more useful' than sanctions.

Turkey warns US its Iran sanctions are 'dangerous'

Middle East

How can Iran bypass US sanctions?

US Secretary of State Pompeo said Trump administration 'fully prepared' to counter Iran's effort to circumvent hurdles.

How can Iran bypass US sanctions?

Iran

Iran starts mass-producing local fighter jet

Kowsar jet features 'advanced avionics', multipurpose radar, and for the first time is '100-percent indigenously made'.

Iran starts mass-producing locally designed Kowsar fighter jet

Middle East

Iran: President Rouhani's cellphone tapped 'recently'

Senior official charged with fighting sabotage also says that Iran recently neutralised a new version of Stuxnet.

Iranian official: President Rouhani's cellphone tapped 'recently'

Iraq

US shuts down consulate in Basra after 'Iran threats'

The move follows recent rocket attacks that Washington says were directed at the consulate in Basra.

US shuts down consulate in Iraq's Basra citing Iranian 'threats'

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.

Opinion

Iran will wait for Trump to lose power

Iran has no reason to talk to a hostile, war-mongering administration which may lose power very soon.

Seyed Hossein Mousavian

by Seyed Hossein Mousavian

Seyed Hossein Mousavian

United Nations

Trump, Rouhani spar in competing UN speeches

US president makes case for Iran's isolation in global trade as his Iranian counterpart denounces US 'recklessness'.

Iran's Rouhani slams US 'economic terrorism' in clash with Trump

Reporter's Notebook

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

Europe

EU and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt US sanctions

Five world powers and Iran agree to set up legal entity to circumvent US sanctions after Trump pullout from 2015 deal.

Iran

Thousands of Iranians attend funeral for Ahvaz attack victims

At least 29 people were killed and some 70 others wounded in Saturday's attack on a military parade.

Thousands of Iranians attend funeral for Ahvaz attack victims

Iran

Iran's Revolutionary Guard vows to avenge Ahvaz attack

A 'deadly and unforgiving revenge' for attack that killed 29 people, says Iranian elite force as UAE denies involvement.

Iran's Revolutionary Guard vows to avenge Ahvaz attack

Iran

Iran blames US and Gulf allies for Ahvaz parade attack

Arab separatist al-Ahvaziya group claims responsibility for attack that killed 29 people, including women and children.

Iran blames US and Gulf allies for Ahvaz parade attack

Middle East

Iran: Who carried out the deadly attack in Ahvaz?

Ahvaziya group and ISIL claim role in the attack, while Ayatollah Khamenei blames 'US-backed regimes in the region'.