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The verdict is still out regarding the fate of Iranian-American reporter Jason Rezaian, a Washington Post journalist who's been held in Iran for over a year over alleged espionage. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 17:01 GMT
A Iranian Revolutionary Court handed ten year sentences to a pair of Iranians accused of spying for Israel and the US, in the most recent of a long list of similar cases.
Years of the slogan might soon be coming to and end, but it doesn't mean what you think it means for most Iranians. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 10:33 GMT
Years of the slogan might soon be coming to and end.
The IAEA has been monitoring activity around Iran's Parchin nuclear facility via satellite. (Google)
August 28, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The UN's nuclear watchdog said in a report Iran has constructed an addition to its nuclear facility in Parchin, raising speculation about explosive testing.
A federal appeals court Wednesday ruled the families were allowed to go after financial claims for Iran-backed
August 27, 2015 - 18:03 GMT
A federal appeals court Wednesday ruled the families were allowed to go after financial claims for Iran-backed "terrorism."
The Iranian government said the removal of sanctions will offset the budget deficit and help improve the country's foreign reserves. (AFP/File)
August 27, 2015 - 01:22 GMT
The Iranian government said the removal of sanctions will offset the budget deficit and help improve the country's foreign reserves.
The Syrian president said in a televised interview that relationships with Iran and Russia remain stable. (AFP/File)
August 27, 2015 - 00:04 GMT
The Syrian president said in a televised interview that relationships with Iran and Russia remain stable.
The International Atomic Energy said it would need nearly another $200,000 a month for Iran's inspections. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
The International Atomic Energy said it would need nearly another $200,000 a month for Iran's inspections.
The trial for WashingPost reporter Jason Rezaian concluded last week. His verdict is expected shortly. (freejasonandyegi.com)
August 26, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
An Iranian official on Thursday denied rumors that his country was making plans with the United States for a prisoner swap which would include Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier will visit the Islamic Republic in a bid to boost political and economic ties. (AFP/File)
August 25, 2015 - 12:35 GMT
Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said he had made plans to visit Iran in October in an attempt to rebuild political and economic ties with the Islamic Republic.
Phasing out of government subsidies have left the energy industry saddled with debt. (Shutterstock)
August 25, 2015 - 08:16 GMT
Iran has lined up over 800 energy projects targeted for investment post-sanctions.
UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond shakes hands with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif during a joint press conference in Tehran, August 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 24, 2015 - 11:50 GMT
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said the UK must tread carefully in its new relationship with Iran, after visiting the Islamic Republic to reopen the British embassy in Tehran.