U.N. Security Council Meets to Discuss Iran, And the U.S. Requested Support for Anti-Government Protesters

The U.N. Security Council is planning an emergency meeting about Iran on Friday, after the U.S. asked the world body to show support for Iran’s…

What’s Driving the Protests in Iran?

Iran’s anti-government protests are a result of deep-rooted structural issues that have existed for decades, analysts say. Years of social and economic inequality have pushed tens of…

Iran Protests and Death Toll Grow as Tension Rises

Anti-government protests in Iran flared on more fronts Tuesday with clashes that left at least nine people dead, state media reported, as leaders in Tehran…

How Trump Could Kill the Iran Nuclear Deal in January

President Donald Trump allowed the Iran nuclear deal to survive through 2017, but the new year will offer him another chance to blow up the…

Iranian President Says Trump Cannot Cause Collapse of Nuclear Deal

“The nuclear deal will not collapse… Those who hope that Trump will cause its collapse, are wrong,” Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a speech…

Gulf Countries and Iranian Expansion

It seems clear that our region is entering a new phase of Iranian expansion. President Donald Trump succinctly described this situation in a recent speech…

Guterres Said Iran may have Passed Ballistic Missiles to Yemen’s Houthis

UN Secretary- general Antonio Guterres said in a report to the security council that the United Nations was investigating Iran’s possible transfer of ballistic missiles…

Haley will Display Missile, other Evidence Iran Supplying Yemen Rebels

The Trump administration is preparing a public display of what it says is evidence that Iran is providing missiles to Houthi rebels in Yemen, threatening…

British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson Visits Tehran

Boris Johnson yesterday urged his Iranian counterpart to release the jailed aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe during a visit to Tehran. The Foreign Secretary “spoke frankly”…

Iran’s Terror Threat and Nuclear Compliance Should be Dealt with Separately, NATO Chief Says

NATO has warned that U.S. concern over Iranian terror activity should not spell the end of a fragile nuclear deal. In 2015, a group of…

Earthquake Strikes Southeastern Iran

A strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck southeastern Iran on Friday, followed quickly by an aftershock measuring 5.1, the U.S. Geological Survey says. At least 42 people were…

Rouhani: Saudi tensions with Iran ‘to cover up defeats’

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has accused Saudi Arabia of stoking tensions with his country to distract from its own problems. In an interview with Iranian television on Tuesday,…