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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, left, and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani. (AFP/ File)
August 14, 2018 - 11:44 GMT
Iran’s supreme leader on Monday accused President Hassan Rouhani’s government of mismanagement, after a string of angry public protests over the dire state of the economy.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi. (AFP)
August 14, 2018 - 08:43 GMT
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi said on Monday his government was only committed to not using dollars in transactions with Iran, not to abiding with the full scope of US sanctions against the country.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. (AFP Photo)
August 14, 2018 - 08:01 GMT
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has said his government will not make dollar-dominated transactions with Iran -- in line with U.S. sanctions -- while refraining from implementing the full raft of American penalties imposed on Tehran.
Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei (Twitter)
August 13, 2018 - 14:49 GMT
Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei banned on Monday holding any form of direct talks with the United States, rejecting an offer by President Donald Trump for unconditional dialogue.
In 2017, exports and re-exports from the United Arab Emirates to Iran totalled $17 billion as most of that products passed through Dubai. (Shutterstock)
August 13, 2018 - 11:09 GMT
The latest US sanctions against Iran are forcing many Iranian businesses in the United Arab Emirates, which has recently become a trade hub of Iranian goods, to move to other countries like Turkey and Qatar.
U.S. Ambassador to Britain Robert Wood Johnson (Twitter)
August 13, 2018 - 08:44 GMT
U.S. Ambassador to Britain Robert Wood Johnson urged the UK on Sunday to stop supporting Iran’s nuclear deal and instead join forces with Washington to counter the global threat it says Tehran poses.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) speaks during a joint press conference with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani in Ankara. (AFP/ File)
August 13, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Amid a worsening dispute between the United States and Turkey, Iran says it will always stand by its neighboring country and provide it with any required help.
Vahid Amiri
August 12, 2018 - 18:20 GMT
Trabzonspor’s new signing Vahid Amiri has been sidelined for three weeks with knee injury.
Iran Foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Khonsari in Brussels. (AFP/John Thys)
August 12, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has rejected media reports of a possible meeting between Iranian and American officials on the sidelines of the upcoming UN General Assembly meeting.
Zlatko Dalic
August 12, 2018 - 16:44 GMT
Zlatko Dalic has refused Iran’s offer to take charge of Team Melli, sport.novi.ba reported.
In an act of defiance, Parisa Pourtaherian covered a men football match but from a terrace of a building located near the stadium. (Parisa Pourtaherian/Instagram)
August 09, 2018 - 14:55 GMT
As Iranian women are prohibited to enter stadiums, Parisa Pourtaherian decided to defy the laws of her country without actually breaking it by going to cover a men football match but from a terrace of a building located near the stadium.
The IRGC (AFP/File Photo)
August 09, 2018 - 11:22 GMT
Iran's Revolutionary Guard has vast business interests in the country. And sanctions did not hurt the hardline militant force, but paved the way for them to get rich.
Turkey's natural gas trade with Iran is legitimate and in accordance with a signed contract with an expiry in 2026. (Shutterstock)
August 09, 2018 - 10:09 GMT
The natural gas trade between Turkey and Iran will continue as part of a long-term bilateral contract set to run until 2026, Turkey's Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Donmez said on Wednesday.
Iranian man weaves fabrics  (Shutterstock/File Photo)
August 09, 2018 - 09:51 GMT
Iranian industries would loose a big market in Iraq after the U.S. reimposed sanctions against Iran this week.
Iran will stand firm against threats by the US over oil shipments. (Shutterstock)
August 09, 2018 - 09:35 GMT
Tehran Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has vowed that Iran will stand firm against threats by the US over oil shipments after Washington reimposed economic sanctions on Tehran.
Iran's national Olympic committee logo
August 08, 2018 - 18:53 GMT
The head of Iran's national Olympic committee, Reza Salehi Amiri, says all athletes are safe after explosion at Iran's National Olympic Academy.