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Benjamin Netanyahu waves following his speech at the US Congress in Washington, March 3, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 08:50 GMT
On Tuesday, the world was focussed on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech at the US Congress. Among the many things he said, Iran was the focus. Will he be the deal breaker between Obama and issue of nuclear weapons?
Scientists conduct testing in Tehran's research center. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Iran's ambassador said Tuesday the agreement is a "positive step for deepening nuclear cooperation."
The US president said Tuesday the Israeli leader's speech to Congress contained
March 04, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The US president said Tuesday the Israeli leader's speech to Congress contained "nothing new" and offered no alternatives.
Iran and Iraq signed an agreement in 2013 under which Tehran would start exporting gas to Iraq to feed three power plants in Baghdad and Diyala.
March 03, 2015 - 17:34 GMT
Iran could begin natural gas exports to Iraq in May if security conditions improve, Iranian oil ministry website Shana quoted a senior official as saying.
The Israeli prime minister addressed a full house in Congress on Tuesday. (Screenshot: PBS NewsHour)
March 03, 2015 - 17:20 GMT
The prime minister said Tuesday the greatest threat to peace is nuclear power in the hands of "militant Islamists."
This is seen as Netanyahu's final chance to stop the US from proceeding with a nuclear deal with Iran. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address the US Congress later today, continuing his face off with US President Barak Obama on the Iran nuclear deal.
Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif asserted that reaching a comprehensive agreement on Iran's nuclear program will require the swift end of all sanctions against the country.
Yemen and Iran’s civil aviation authorities on Saturday signed an agreement to operate direct flights between both countries.
March 01, 2015 - 18:06 GMT
This is a move many in the region will see as another sign of Tehran’s growing influence in the Arabian Peninsula’s poorest country.
“Iran will of course not interfere in the services of the companies but we want what they present in the Iranian market to be in line with Iranian laws,” he added.
March 01, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
Iran said on Sunday that it is ready to cooperate with Google to facilitate its services in the Persian Gulf region.
Iran's foreign minister described Netanyahu's efforts as
February 28, 2015 - 20:40 GMT
Iran's foreign minister has dismissed efforts by Israel to get support against an emerging nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
Iran has participated in a series of senior-level talks with the West over its nuclear program since last March (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 11:33 GMT
Iran and US continue diplomacy as Netanyahu prepares to speak against talks