December 12, 2013
US senators are planning to introduce legislation that imposes new sanction on Iran as soon as this week.
The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has set up a task force on the return of the country’s assets blocked by the U.S., IRNA quoted a CBI official as saying on Wednesday.
December 11, 2013
Kerry expressed doubts on the nuclear deal with Iran in front of US lawmakers Tuesday, while an EU delegation finalized preparations for its historic trip to Tehran Friday.
December 10, 2013
Israeli President Shimon Peres offered to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. The offer was declined by Rouhani.
The Iranian parliament has been pushing to improve Tehran's diplomatic ties with US and European states by forging direct relationships with lawmakers in each country.
December 9, 2013
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made a defensive statement on Monday in which he said that the West's efforts to curb Iran's nuclear sector were not working, and that the world had been forced to see the might of Iran's capabilities.
December 8, 2013
Israeli President Shimon Peres said Sunday he would be prepared to meet his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rowhani, Agence France-Presse reported.
US President Barack Obama on Saturday defended nuclear diplomacy with Iran, saying talks can achieve greater peace for Israel and the United States than could military action.
Iran has named seven Western oil companies it wants back in its vast oil and gas fields if international sanctions are lifted and said it would outline investment terms in April next year.
December 7, 2013
Hagel promises US will maintain 35000-strong force in Gulf region despite recent deal with Tehran.
December 6, 2013
The military wing of Syria’s foreign-sponsored opposition says it will not take part in the upcoming Geneva conference on the crisis in Syria, Press TV reports.
California Republican Duncan Hunter says that if the U.S. goes to war with Iran, it should use "tactical" nukes.
December 5, 2013
Israel’s security is a top priority in talks with Iran on its controversial nuclear program, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said during his Jerusalem visit Thursday.
December 4, 2013
Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh announced Tuesday that it will "immediately" export more crude oil once sanctions are lifted.
A newly appointed envoy from the UK made a historic visit to Tehran on Tuesday breaking the two year lapse in connection.