Iran

Iran: Europeans hypocrites for condemning steps away from deal

Foreign Minister Zarif baulks at EU statement suggesting it has kept up its part of the bargain over the nuclear pact.

Iran: Europeans hypocrites for condemning steps away from deal

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Iran says new oilfield found with 53 billion barrels

President Hassan Rouhani announces discovery in Khuzestan province that could boost country's proven reserves by third.

Rouhani: Iran finds new oilfield with 53 billion barrels

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

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With oil sales hobbled, Iran faces tough budget choices

Iran looks to cut benefits and overhaul taxes as United States sanctions ravage its economy.

With oil sales hobbled, Iran faces tough budget choices

Iran

Rouhani on tanker footage, Turkish push and Yemen war

Iranian president discusses regional tensions in a wide-ranging news conference.

Rouhani: Video shows Iranian tanker in Red Sea struck by rockets

Imran Khan

Pakistan's Imran Khan in Tehran to facilitate Iran-Saudi talks

Leaders of Pakistan and Iran hold talks in Tehran as part of initiative by Islamabad to defuse rising Gulf tensions.

Pakistan's Imran Khan in Tehran to facilitate Iran-Saudi talks

Middle East

Saudi Arabia, Iran 'take steps towards indirect talks'

New York Times says Saudi crown prince asked leaders of Iraq and Pakistan to speak to Iran about defusing tensions.

Saudi Arabia, Iran take steps towards indirect talks: Report

United Nations

5+1 moments to remember from UNGA 2019

We look at some of the most eye-catching meetings and notable speeches at the 74th session of UN General Assembly.

5+1 moments to remember from UNGA 2019

Iran

'Produce proof': Iran demands evidence for Saudi attack

The US, France, Germany and UK all blame Tehran for the oil strikes but Hassan Rouhani says, 'Where's the proof?'

Iran

Turkey's Erdogan urges caution over blaming Iran for Saudi attack

Turkish president says it 'is not right' to blame Iran for the September 14 attacks on Saudi oil facilities.

Turkey's Erdogan urges caution over blaming Iran for Saudi attack

Iran

No UN breakthrough as Iran snubs talks until US lifts sanctions

France's efforts to arrange a meeting between Trump and Rouhani falters after US tightens punishing sanctions on Tehran.

Iran

Iran slams US for 'merciless economic terrorism'

President Rouhani warns world leaders 'a single blunder can fuel a big fire' as threat of war grips the Middle East.

Iran

Macron says conditions in place for Trump, Rouhani talks

Iranian president adamant that US first remove sanctions before agreeing to meet with American counterpart.

Macron says conditions in place for Trump, Rouhani talks

Iran

Stage set for US, Iran showdown at UN General Assembly

Security in the Middle East expected to dominate agenda as Trump and Rouhani address annual gathering of world leaders.

Hassan Rouhani

Iran to present regional security plan at UNGA: Rouhani

President warns presence of foreign forces in Gulf creates 'insecurity', after US says it will send more troops.