The United States Navy on Wednesday displayed limpet mine fragments and a magnet it said it had removed from one of two oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman last week, saying the mines bore a striking resemblance to Iranian ones.
At first glance, it also seems somewhat illogical that Iran — even its faction of hardliners — would so willingly provide the US with a possible reason for war — a war it would most certainly lose when taking into account the country’s vastly inferior military might.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urges Tehran to play a “constructive role” for Middle East peace.
Iran has followed through on a threat to accelerate its production of enriched uranium, the head of the UN atomic watchdog says.
Iran’s stocks of key nuclear materials have increased but are still within the limits set by a 2015 deal with world powers, the latest International Atomic Energy Agency report on the matter said Friday.
Iran’s youth will witness the demise of Israel and American civilization, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday in comments published on his website.
President Donald Trump issued an ominous warning to Iran on Sunday, suggesting that if the Islamic republic attacks American interests, it will be destroyed.
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Tuesday said his country is not seeking war with Iran, despite a spike in tensions that has seen the Pentagon dispatch nuclear-capable bombers to the region.
US President Donald Trump branded on April 8 Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps as a terrorist organization – the first time the US has declared a sovereign state’s armed forces as a terrorist organization.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on Saturday for “decisive” action by Pakistan against a militant group behind a deadly suicide attack in a border area, saying failure to act could jeopardize relations.
Al Assad makes his first public visit to his closest regional ally Iran.
Iran successfully tests a cruise missile during naval exercises near the Strait of Hormuz, Iran’s state media reported, at a time of heightened tensions with the United States.
China’s desire to develop close ties with Iran will remain unchanged, President Xi Jinping told the speaker of Iran’s parliament.
A suicide bomber killed 27 members of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards.
The Iranians march and burn US flags to mark the revolution’s 40th anniversary.
Syria signs a long-term economic cooperation deal with Iran.
The Iranian Army’s drills wrap up on Saturday, seeking to practice offensive tactics.
Iran summons a Polish diplomat to protest a global summit addresses the Middle East.
At least 7 people are killed in a Boeing 707 plane crash, flying from Kyrgyzstan, in Iran’s northern city of Karaj.
A powerful Iranian council approved an anti-money laundering bill.
Yemen’s rival forces have traded accusations of breaching a UN-brokered ceasefire.
Russia, Iran and Turkey agree over the first session of the Syrian Constitutional Comm.
Iran says it fully supports the UN’s mission to pursue a political solution in Yemen.
The of Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is set to be back in a Canadian courtroom on Monday.
Authorities in the Houthi-held Sanaa are sterilising water supplies at wells.
Iran has said it would continue missile tests to build up its defences.
Qatar Airways is planning to expand its operations in Iran.
FIFA has been urged by its own human rights advisory panel to give Iran a deadline for allowing women to watch football matches.
Iranian President calls on Muslims worldwide to unite against the United States.
Iran and Iraq have renewed their calls for close and “brotherly” ties.