The Iranian File
September 24, 2013
President Obama told the United Nations General Assembly that Iranian President Rowhani's “conciliatory words will have to be matched by actions that are transparent and verifiable.”
September 21, 2013
Iran and the US expected to initiate talks about Tehran's nuclear weapons at upcoming UN General Assembly meeting.
September 20, 2013
A proposed resolution to subject Israel to IAEA safeguards is narrowly defeated at the UN agency's annual conference and Israeli's Steinitz says "time has run out" to negotiate with Iran on its nuclear program.
Iran's President Rouhani called for closer ties with Saudi Arabia on Thursday, describing the kingdom as a "friend and brother." Rouhani further emphasized improving relations with neighboring countries as a top priority on his foreign policy agenda.
September 19, 2013
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tells the world that his government will not develop nuclear weapons and Khamenei calls for "flexibility" in nuclear talks with the West.
September 18, 2013
Israel charged Iran with purposefully trying to conceal its nuclear expansion programme with its recent attempts to engage in talks with the US.
During a meeting with the Revolutionary Guards, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said he did not oppose Iran engaging in diplomacy with the US and that the Islamic Republic should show flexibility in any talks.
September 17, 2013
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani may be willing to shut down Fordow's nuclear facility if the West removes all sanctions on Iran.
September 16, 2013
A series of videos published this week give 'tangible indicators' that Iran is militarily involved in Syria, with footage showing Iranian advisers talking to Syrian army troops near Aleppo.
September 13, 2013
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani praises Syria for progress in chemical weapons overturn. Hassan also looks to use UN meeting as a communication launch for next steps in Tehran's uranium enrichment.
September 10, 2013
A collision between two buses in Iran killed 44 people and injured 39 people on late on Monday night on the highway between Tehran and Qom.
September 2, 2013
The Iranian Labour News Agency dropped remarks made by former Iranian president Rafsanjani claiming the Syrian government were responsible for the recent chemical weapons attack in Damascus.
August 4, 2013
Newly elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday told the Syrian government that nothing will change the strong alliance between Iran and Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Newly elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has apparently made remarks to Iranian state TV that the US is seeking confrontation over Iran's nuclear programme.
July 23, 2013
Irancell has apologized to Sunni Muslims for a mobile phone competition seen as insulting to Umar bin al-Khattab.