March 23, 2014
Today's context presents more challenges to the Iran-Saudi relationship than it perhaps did 20 or so years ago.
A group of U.S. senators have urged President Barack Obama to take a firm stance on Iran amid ongoing nuclear negotiations.
Latest data showed that the four top importers of Iran's crude have bought over 1mln bpd of oil from the Middle-Eastern country since November, when Tehran and the world powers struck a deal
March 21, 2014
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's comments threaten to inflame tensions between Western powers and Iran as talks over Tehran's nuclear program continue.
March 20, 2014
BBC World Service has played a large role in Iran's politics since the second World War.
The Israeli army continues to prepare for possible military action against Iran, with Tel Aviv allocating billions in their budget in preparation for a strike.
Through its Omani partnership, the Islamic Republic could ship the commodity to lucrative Far Eastern markets.
March 19, 2014
Iran will meet with world powers in early April after concluding the latest round of meetings in Vienna Wednesday.
Iran officials told reporters this week that Tehran is trying to first reach common ground with the so-called P5+1 group of wolrd powers during the latest round of nuclear talks rather than sealing the deal prematurely.
Iran started its oil swap with the Caspian Sea and Central Asian states in 1997.
March 18, 2014
Mohsen Naziri Asl, Iran's Ambassador to the UNHRC, rejected a U.N. report on human rights in Iran Tuesday.
In recent comments, Israeli defense minister Moshe Yaalon hints that Israel could take action against Iran with or without U.S. approval.
A new round of nuclear talks begins today in Vienna. The P5+1 and Iran will meet at U.N. headquarters in Vienna.
Javad Zarif said Iran is willing to help with any "logical attempts" to end the conflict in Syria.
March 17, 2014
Iran has come up with a four-point plan for UN-Arab League envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi that aims to secure peace in war-torn Syria.