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Reuters 07 Feb 2016
The family of an Iranian-British former BBC journalist who was detained last week in Tehran were told on Saturday that...
Iran's Revolutionary Guards commander Mohammad Ali Jafari looks on while attending Friday prayers in Tehran 10 February 2012.
Reuters 06 Feb 2016
The head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard said on Saturday Saudi Arabia lacked the courage to go through with a...
Reuters 04 Feb 2016
Iran and Russia have initialed contracts worth around US$40 billion, including for power-engineering and railway...
AP 04 Feb 2016
An Iranian opposition website is reporting authorities have detained a former BBC Persian service reporter.   A...
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, 11 May 2011. 
Reuters 01 Feb 2016
Regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran should reconcile and help resolve tensions in the Middle East, United Nations...
Reuters 31 Jan 2016
Iran's supreme leader has awarded medals to navy commanders for capturing US sailors who entered Iranian...
AFP 30 Jan 2016
Iran expects to finalize within days a deal to buy up to 40 planes from ATR, the European manufacturer of turboprop...
AFP 29 Jan 2016
Iran's Revolutionary Guards has recruited thousands of Afghans, some by coercion, to fight in Syria's war...
Reuters 28 Jan 2016
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told French business leaders on Wednesday that Iran was open for investment as he...
Reuters 27 Jan 2016
Pope Francis met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in the Vatican on Tuesday and urged Tehran to work with other Middle...