The Iranian File
December 6, 2012
An earthquake struck Eastern Iran early on Wednesday evening, killing eight people and injuring 12, Reuters reported.
December 4, 2012
According to members of the Revolutionary Guard, Iran has "captured" a US drone they found in their airspace.
December 2, 2012
President Ahmadinejad moves his political favorite to another position of power, despite criticism from conservatives.
November 29, 2012
The document details the corruption in the Syrian government's army as well as Tehran's frustration with Bashar al Assad.
August 15, 2012
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia last night made a symbolic gesture to address Mahmoud Ahmadinejad by asking the Iranian president to sit beside him in welcoming the leaders of member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) .
July 8, 2012
Kofi Annan, the UN and Arab League envoy to Syria, who proposed a plan to end the crisis in, acknowledges that he has "failed"
July 2, 2012
Some 100 members of the Iranian parliament signed a bill to prohibit the passage of oil tankers traveling in the Strait of Hormuz to European countries that have imposed an embargo against Iranian oil
June 6, 2012
Russia and China said they were opposed to any foreign military intervention in Syria and Iran.
May 31, 2012
Iran is using its airliners to send weapons and explosives to the regime of Bashar al-Assad and Hizbullah in Lebanon, said the German television channel, ZDF.
May 23, 2012
During discussions on the Iranian nuclear issue in Baghdad, the six powers (USA, Russia, China, France, Britain and Germany) have introduced Iran with "new proposals"
April 11, 2012
Iran has stopped its oil exports to Germany and declared a ban on imports from 100 European Union companies, in response to its banking and oil sanctions, the Iranian media reported on Wednesday.
March 18, 2012
Iran will not abandon its nuclear achievements in the upcoming negotiations with the powers of the 5 +1 group, said Sunday, a senior Iranian official, according to IRNA news agency.
March 15, 2012
The European Union (EU) decided on Thursday to prohibit access to the international payments system by Iranian institutions as part of financial sanctions due to Tehran's nuclear program.
March 6, 2012
Catherine Ashton, the European Union diplomacy chief on Tuesday proposed a resumption of negotiations between the major powers and Iran over Tehran's nuclear program. She hoped to hold a "constructive dialogue".
February 26, 2012
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud said that "unnamed hands" targeting Islam and the Arabs are behind recent events in the region.