Iran, Russia, China begin joint naval drill

The "2022 Marine Security Belt" exercise will take place in the northern Indian Ocean, announced an Iranian armed forces official. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner Speaking to the semi-official…

Israel to proactively confront Iran threat

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has reiterated that Jerusalem will not be bound by a future nuclear deal with Iran and will continue to regard itself as free to act "without…

Iran sanctions US for Soleimani death

51 Americans had been targeted for punitive actions for what the Iranian Foreign Ministry called "their role in the terrorist crime by the United States against the martyred General Qassem…

Iran nuclear talks progress

Negotiations in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 nations of the United States, Russia, China, France, United Kingdom and Germany have reportedly advanced. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner Two…

Iran vows revenge on Soleimani anniversary

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi pledged to exact vengeance if former United States President Donald Trump and former Secretary of State are not prosecuted for the assassination of the Islamic Revolutionary…

Israeli PM makes historic visit to UAE

On the first official visit by an Israeli leader to the United Arab Emirates, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett held talks with Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan at the…

Iran sets preconditions for nuclear talks

The Islamic Republic presented drafts on sanctions and nuclear issues to European powers involved in the Vienna Talks. By Erin Viner Iranian Nuclear Negotiator and Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri…

Low hopes ahead of Iran nuclear talks

World powers restart negotiations with Iran to salvage the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in Austria today, where tensions are high and expectations low. By Erin Viner Few…

IAEA: Iran still denying access

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) detailed a number of ongoing disputes with the Islamic Republic in separate reports. By Erin Viner Tehran has still not granted IAEA inspectors the access…

France: Iran talks must resume where they halted

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian delivered the message during a telephone call with his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amirabdollahian. By Erin Viner The latest developments come amid rising concern in…