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US President Obama on Friday signed into law a bill that gives US Congress 30 days to review any final nuclear deal between Iran and international negotiators. It also requires the president verify Iran's compliance with any deal.  (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
May 23, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The bill gives US Congress 30 days to review any final nuclear deal between Iran and international negotiators.
Israel has refused a court order to pay compensation to Iran as part of an agreement dating back to the Islamic Revolution. (AFP/File)
May 22, 2015 - 00:41 GMT
Israel has refused a court order to pay compensation to Iran as part of an agreement dating back to the Islamic Revolution.
Iran's Volleyball Federation announced
May 21, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Iran's Volleyball Federation announced "efforts" to allow female fans to take part in volleyball matches.
The meeting started in the Austrian capital city Wednesday. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
May 20, 2015 - 19:26 GMT
The meeting started in the Austrian capital city Wednesday.
The term
May 20, 2015 - 03:37 GMT
Millennials in the US aren't the only ones holding off on marriage.
Iranian American Jason Rezaian, journalist for The Washington Post, will likely face trial next Tuesday in the Revolutionary Court. (AFP/File)
May 19, 2015 - 09:54 GMT
Iranian American Jason Rezaian, journalist for The Washington Post, will likely face trial next Tuesday in the Revolutionary Court.
A World Trade Organization conference in Geneva. Iran's bid for WTO membership has been subject to a longstanding US veto. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 19, 2015 - 09:05 GMT
Iran has relaunched the process for reapplying for membership in the World Trade Organization, amid ongoing nuclear negotiations.
An Israeli NGO said Monday that 94 percent of Israel's investigations into attacks on Palestinians by Jewish settlers ended without indictments. (AFP/File)
May 19, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
An Israeli NGO said Monday that 94 percent of Israel's investigations into attacks on Palestinians by Jewish settlers ended without indictments.
Women in Tehran this week compete in a polo competition, a decade after the sport was legalized. (Twitter)
May 18, 2015 - 19:38 GMT
Women in Tehran this week compete in an annual polo competition, a decade after the sport was legalized.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a meeting at the parliament, the Knesset, in Jerusalem, on May 13, 2015, to vote on a bill to increase the number of ministers permitted. (AFP/Gali Tibbon)
May 18, 2015 - 14:39 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged others who do not support the Iran nuclear deal to stop the plan before its too late.
The official said Iran is still likely to request the oil reduction but has low expectations for the next meeting in June. (AFP/File)
May 18, 2015 - 10:06 GMT
The official said Iran is still likely to request the oil reduction but has low expectations for the next meeting in June.