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Robert Levinson case a ‘missing person’ file, Iran says

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Iran on Sunday said an open Revolutionary Court case involving an ex-FBI agent who disappeared there in 2007 on an unauthorized CIA mission “was a missing person” filing, not a sign that the man was being [...]

Iran Steps Further From Nuclear Deal With Move on Centrifuges

The agreement was signed in 2015 by Iran and the United States, along with China, France, Russia, Britain, Germany and the European Union. Iran agreed to reduce the size of its nuclear program in exchange for relief from sanctions. Mr. [...]

Iraqis Rise Against a Reviled Occupier: Iran

Members of the political class, too, are talking largely to one another and not to the protesters — and often blaming one another for the current situation. The Parliament has met just once or twice to discuss legislation that might [...]

Saudi Arabia and Iran Make Quiet Openings to Head Off War

On Wednesday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran said that his country would “definitely greet Saudi Arabia with open arms” — but only if it prioritized friendly relations with neighbors over purchasing weapons from the [...]

Iran slams US for barring Zarif from New York hospital visit

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran has criticized the U.S. for its “inhumane” decision to bar its foreign minister – who is attending the U.N. summit meetings – from visiting a hospitalized Iranian diplomat in New York. The official [...]

Trump Celebrates Nationalism in U.N. Speech and Plays Down Iran Crisis

President Trump delivered a sharp nationalist message and assailed “globalists” in remarks to the world’s leading international body on Tuesday, while stopping short of urging any specific action against Iran for a major attack [...]

A Year Later, Iran Finds Evaporating Sympathy at the U.N.

Two weeks ago, it appeared that Iran might find a way out, taking Mr. Trump up on his offer of negotiations. But the attacks on Saudi Arabia, and the American accusations of Iranian involvement, have all but killed that possibility, American [...]

Iran Says British Tanker Is Free to Go After 2 Months of Detention

A British-flagged tanker that Iran seized in July is now free to leave, the Iranian government said on Monday, more than a month after British authorities released an Iranian tanker that had been detained off Gibraltar. The news offered [...]

Hassan Rouhani, Iran president, vows to lead Persian Gulf ‘energy security’

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s president said Sunday his country should lead regional security in the strategic Persian Gulf and warned against the presence of foreign forces, as the country’s nuclear deal with world powers collapses and the U.S. [...]

Ghosts of Iraq hang over Trump’s chest-thumping on Iran

President Donald Trump. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> It took less than a day after major Saudi oil facilities came under attack this weekend for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to blame [...]