The Iranian File
August 18, 2014
A strong earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale shook three provinces in western Iran, injuring at least 50 people. No fatalities were reported.
August 17, 2014
The Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has ruled out any negotiations whatsoever over the Islamic Republic's defensive missile capabilities.
The Director of the International Atomic Energy Agency arrived in Tehran for talks about Iran's nuclear program.
August 12, 2014
The two black boxes of an Iranian passenger plane that crashed in the country's capital, Tehran, have been found, according to Iranian officials.
August 11, 2014
According to Iranian state media, 10 of the 48 passengers and crew on board the plane that crashed in Tehran on Sunday survived.
August 10, 2014
An Iranian plane crashed Sunday near the country's capital, Tehran, killing at least 40 people including several children.
August 7, 2014
Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman said nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 may resume before September.
August 6, 2014
Iran's ambassador to Baghdad said on Tuesday the Persian state was prepared to help Iraqi Christians fleeing ISIS violence.
August 4, 2014
Iran has shut down several foreign-based channels running religious programs in the country in an effort to quell sectarian divisions they say are encouraged.
July 30, 2014
The Egyptian government refuses to cooperate for the dispatch of medical and humanitarian aid to the besieged Gaza Strip, a senior Iranian lawmaker says.
July 23, 2014
Iran and the P5+1 will resume their negotiations to discuss ways to reach a final agreement over Tehran’s nuclear energy program in September, Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham says.
July 22, 2014
Iranian President Hannas Rouhani expressed optimism this week that Tehran and the P5+! will be able to reach a comprehensive deal on Iran's nuclear program
July 21, 2014
A new report issued by the International Atomic Energy Agency says Iran has complied with the interim nuclear accord.
July 19, 2014
Iran and the P5+1 countries decided Friday to extend talks about the Iranian nuclear program for another four months, officials said.
July 15, 2014
Ongoing nuclear talks between Iran and world powers will likely be extended beyond the July 20 deadline.