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Senate Armed Services Committee members and Republican presidential candidates prepare to question witnesses during a hearing about the nuclear deal struck between Iran and six nations, including the United States, on Capitol Hill July 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. (AFP/Chip Somodevilla)
August 05, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
An Israeli NGO filed a motion to prevent the US from releasing Iran's frozen assets, which are reportedly worth approximately $100 billion. Ending the sanction period was part of the agreed terms in the P5+1 nuclear deal.
Barack Obama sits during a bilateral meeting with UN chief Ban Ki-moon in the White House, August 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 05, 2015 - 09:58 GMT
US President Barack Obama warned of a Hezbollah backlash against Israel should Congress reject the Iran nuclear deal.
US Secretary of State John Kerry listens as Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid bin Mohammad al-Attiyah speaks during a press conference following a meeting with foreign ministers of the GCC on Aug. 3, 2015 in Doha. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
August 05, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Kerry met with Gulf countries this week in Qatar to reassure them on the Iran nuclear deal.
Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the comments on the country's Arabic-language news channel, al-Alam (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 13:28 GMT
A senior Iranian diplomat has ruled out any joint cooperation with the United States to fight against Daesh.
John Kerry arrived in Qatar to reassure Arab officials about the Iran nuclear deal. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Qatar Monday for talks with his Arab counterparts on the Iran nuclear deal.
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.