April 27, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Despite the fact that Iran’s constitution vests ultimate power in the Supreme Leader, over recent years the presidential office has become increasingly powerful.
April 26, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A US Navy guided-missile destroyer fired a warning flare towards an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel coming near it in the Persian Gulf.
April 25, 2017 - 16:28 GMT
Growing Russian engagement in the Middle East have led many to speculate over the Russian agenda.
April 25, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
In the midst of next year's elections, splits are beginning to emerge amongst key figures in Iraqi politics.
April 23, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
On Syria, James Mattis told a press conference, 'I can authoritatively say they have retained some [chemical weapons]. It's a violation of the United Nations Security Council resolutions.'
April 23, 2017 - 08:15 GMT
Ahmad Oqailan Almoush, the man responsible for burning posters of prominent Shia clerics in Jordan, has been arrested.
April 22, 2017 - 20:15 GMT
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies could be used to send funds in and out of Iran.
April 22, 2017 - 20:10 GMT
Former player of the Iran men’s national football team and Persian Gulf Pro League club Sepahan, Hadi Aghili, has bid farewell to his football playing career at the age of 36.
April 22, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Campaigning for Iran's presidential elections scheduled for 19 May began on Friday, as "moderate" President Hassan Rouhani looks to defend his post from more conservative challengers.
April 21, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, whose diatribes against the United States and Israel made him a polarizing figure, was barred Thursday from running again.
April 20, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Tiller son's statement bizarrely came hours after the State Department confirmed that Iran continue to comply with the terms of the nuclear deal.
April 20, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
General Iraj Masjedi was formally the senior adviser to Major General Qassem Soleimani, who oversees Iranian operations in Iraq and Syria.
April 19, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Following the US attack on a Syrian government airbase earlier this month, many allies of the US will want to know how the Trump team intends to approach Syria.
April 19, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that although Iran is complying with the nuclear agreement, the Islamic republic is still a "leading state sponsor of terror."
April 19, 2017 - 12:41 GMT
Mosque-goers in Mafraq stamp over posters of Shia clerics and burn Iranian flags at Friday prayers.