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The landmark visit by Laurent Fabius was the first by a French foreign minister in 12 years. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius visited Iran for talks Wednesday to discuss trade deals with President Hassan Rouhani and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif.
John Kerry said the objective was to
July 29, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry defended the Iran nuclear deal amid criticism Tuesday at a House Foreign Affairs Committee meeting.
Turkish authorities said they believed the PKK was behind the attack. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 08:01 GMT
An explosion hit a natural gas pipeline in Turkey's eastern province of Agri, some 15 kilometres away from Iran.
GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is under fire for comparing the Iran nuclear agreement with the Holocaust. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 15:35 GMT
US President Barack Obama on Monday condemned rhetoric about the Iran deal from leading members of the Republican party, including GOP presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee, who has drawn criticism for comparing the accord to the Holocaust.
Iraqi counter-terrorism forces participate in a training exercise in Baghdad . (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Iran offered Iraq an 'open check' to help them battle Daesh, the Iraqi Ambassador has been reported as saying.
Kerry made the remarks to an NBC reporter on Friday. (AFP/File)
July 25, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against attacking Iran’s nuclear facilities following the conclusion of nuclear negotiations.
US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter met with Saudi King Salman Wednesday in Jeddah to discuss regional ties following last week's Iran nuclear deal.  (AFP/Carolyn Kaster)
July 23, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Saudi King Salman met Wednesday, reaffirming regional ties following last week's historical nuclear deal with Iran.
Rezaian’s incarceration is the longest for a Western journalist in Iran since the 1979 revolution. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2015 - 19:06 GMT
The brother of an Iranian-American journalist in an Iranian prison made a public plea Wednesday for his brother's release on the first anniversary of his detention.
John Kerry called remarks from Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
July 22, 2015 - 10:52 GMT
Secretary of State John Kerry said anti-US remarks by Iran's Supreme Leader over the weekend were "disturbing".
Lebanon hasn't had a head of state since May 2014. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Lebanon hasn't had a head of state since May 2014.
Three senior officials from the Obama administration will speak to House Democrats this week to try to secure their support. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2015 - 08:13 GMT
Three senior officials from the Obama administration will speak to House Democrats this week to try to secure their support.