Obama Administration Expects UN to Approve Deal with Iran

State Department says UN would probably endorse final deal with Iran, denies talks on removing sanctions are taking place.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/13/2015, 11:58 PM

Official: Talks with Iran Have Made Progress but Issues Remain

Senior European diplomat says nuclear talks between Western powers and Iran have made progress, but some very difficult issues remain.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/13/2015, 8:24 PM

McCain Stands Behind Republican Letter to Iran

Senator John McCain says Republicans stand behind a letter to Iran's leaders despite an outpouring of criticism.Elad Benari, 3/13/2015, 6:15 AM

Senator Warns Obama: Don't Bypass Congress on Iran

Senator Bob Corker warns Obama against taking a nuclear deal with Iran to the UN Security Council while bypassing Congress.Ben Ariel, 3/13/2015, 5:44 AM

Khamenei Says Americans Are 'Backstabbers'

Iran's Supreme Leader says Republican letter to Iran is a sign of the collapse of “political morality” in the United States.Ben Ariel, 3/13/2015, 5:16 AM

Officials: World Powers Considering Lifting Iran Sanctions

Major world powers have quietly begun talks on a UN resolution to lift sanctions on Iran if a nuclear agreement is struck.Elad Benari, 3/13/2015, 3:16 AM

Kerry: Senators Won't be Able to Change Iran Agreement

Secretary of State claims lawmakers won't be able to change the terms of nuclear agreement with Iran because it won't be legally binding.Elad Benari, 3/12/2015, 6:14 AM

Petition: Charge Senators Who Wrote Iran with Treason

Petition to White House calls for charges of treason against 47 senators who warned Iran against a nuclear deal with Obama.Elad Benari, 3/12/2015, 12:14 AM

Clinton Blasts Republicans Who Wrote Letter to Iran

Former Secretary of State wonders if Republicans who warned Iran against a deal were trying to help Tehran.Elad Benari, 3/11/2015, 6:14 AM

Bennett: Iran are 'Liars'

Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett notes the notion of Iran talks succeeding is 'ridiculous' in Al-Jazeera interview.Tova Dvorin, 3/10/2015, 12:47 PM

Next Round of Iran Talks to Begin March 15

State Department announces that Kerry will travel to Switzerland next week and meet with his Iranian counterpart.Ben Ariel, 3/10/2015, 3:14 AM

American Official: Iran Deal Would Last Longer than a Decade

Senior American official tells Israeli journalists that world powers are "not in a rush" to sign a deal with Iran.Ben Ariel, 3/9/2015, 6:15 AM

Netanyahu: 'Right' Iran Deal Delays Nuclear Proliferation

Binyamin Netanyahu reiterates the evils of a deal with too many loopholes for Iran in first Cabinet address post-Congress.Tova Dvorin, 3/8/2015, 12:58 PM

Giuliani Attacks Obama's 'Reckless' Actions on Iran

Former New York City mayor says Washington must take a stronger stance against Iran.Elad Benari, 3/8/2015, 6:20 AM

Senate Majority Leader Agrees to Delay Vote on Iran Bill

Feeling the heat from Democrats, Sen. McConnell agrees to reverse course on a plan to move forward next week with a controversial Iran bill.Ben Ariel, 3/6/2015, 6:16 AM

Zarif: We Might Accept a 10-Year Freeze on Our Nuclear Program

Iran's foreign minister suggests a 10-year moratorium on some aspects of his country's nuclear program might be acceptable to Tehran.Elad Benari, 3/6/2015, 4:42 AM

Democrats Oppose Fast Tracking of Iran Bill

Sponsors of bill requiring Obama to submit nuclear deal for approval will vote against it if brought to a vote before March 24.Ben Ariel, 3/5/2015, 6:12 AM

Netanyahu: My Words Resonated with Congress Members

Prime Minister Netanyahu says his speech did indeed offer a new alternative to the emerging agreement with Iran.Hezki Baruch, 3/5/2015, 4:12 AM

Iran's Zarif: We're Very Close to a Deal

Iran's Foreign Minister says United States and Iran have nearly reached a nuclear deal, but there are still details left to be negotiated.Elad Benari, 3/5/2015, 1:15 AM

Senate to Debate Iran Legislation Despite Veto Threat

Senate to begin debate next week on bill that would require Obama to submit any final nuclear deal with Iran for Congress' approval.Elad Benari, 3/4/2015, 6:15 AM

Bennett on Fox: Iran Deal is an 'Unmitigated Disaster'

Jewish Home chairman warns that a nuclear Iran would not only endanger Israel but also New York, London and Paris.Elad Benari, 3/3/2015, 6:14 AM

Erdan: Herzog Doesn't Understand the Danger in the Iran Deal

Interior Minister blasts Herzog for his continued criticism of Prime Minister Netanyahu's speech, calls him to rise above politics.Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2015, 5:42 AM

Kerry and Zarif Launch New Round of Talks

Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister meet in Switzerland as efforts continue to finalize nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 3/3/2015, 4:16 AM

Susan Rice: A Bad Deal is Worse Than No Deal

National Security Adviser tells AIPAC that Obama is committed to Israel's security and will not agree to a bad deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 3/3/2015, 2:15 AM

Obama: Disagreement with Netanyahu Won't Destroy Ties

President Obama says the disagreement with Israel about Iran won't be permanently destructive" to relations between the countries.Elad Benari, 3/3/2015, 12:58 AM

White House: Netanyahu Speech Won't Complicate Iran Talks

White House spokesman Josh Earnest says Netanyahu's Congress speech "shouldn't" complicate Iran-West talks.Elad Benari, 3/3/2015, 12:13 AM

Rouhani's Adviser: Netanyahu's Speech will Benefit Iran

Senior adviser to Iran's president predicts that Netanyahu "warrior discourse" will ultimately strengthen Iran.Ben Ariel, 3/2/2015, 4:46 AM

Netanyahu to Unveil Details of Iran Agreement During Speech

Member of Netanyahu's entourage says he will unveil some details of the agreement with Iran during his Congress speech.Elad Benari, 3/2/2015, 2:15 AM

Republican Senator: Obama Doesn't Support Israel Enough

Senator Marco Rubio says Obama wants a deal with Iran to be the hallmark of his second term.Elad Benari, 3/1/2015, 6:03 AM

New Bipartisan Legislation Challenges Obama on Iran Deal

Bipartisan group of senators unveil legislation that would require a congressional review of any deal made with Iran.Ben Ariel, 3/1/2015, 5:20 AM

White House: Netanyahu Visit Won't Affect Iran Talks

White House spokesman downplays notion that Netanyahu speech will affect Iran talks, adds the Israeli PM is only offering military action.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/27/2015, 11:40 PM

Iran and P5+1 Officials to Meet Again Next Week

EU confirms senior officials from Iran and six powers negotiating will hold more talks in Montreux, Switzerland next week.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/27/2015, 10:30 PM

Netanyahu: Relations with America Can Withstand Disagreements

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu explains it is his duty to try to stop an agreement with Iran that is "very dangerous" for Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/27/2015, 9:45 PM

Kerry to Hold Another Meeting with Iranian Counterpart

Secretary of State to travel to Montreux to meet Iranian Foreign Minister ahead a March 31 deadline for agreement on nuclear program.Ben Ariel, 2/27/2015, 4:16 AM

Steinitz: Maybe Kerry Doesn't Know What We Know

Strategic Affairs Minister fires back after Kerry questions Netanyahu's judgment when it comes to Iran.Ben Ariel, 2/26/2015, 6:16 AM

Kerry: Netanyahu Questioned Interim Deal with Iran and Was Wrong

Secretary of State questions PM Netanyahu's judgment when it comes to Iran, points out he was wrong about interim deal.Elad Benari, 2/26/2015, 12:14 AM

EU Foreign Policy Chief: Deal with Iran is 'At Hand'

"We cannot miss this opportunity" to reach a nuclear deal with Iran, says EU's Federica Mogherini.Ben Ariel, 2/25/2015, 3:42 AM

Bennett to Advocate Israel's Stance Against Iran in US Media

Jewish Home chairman to speak to 'hundreds' of media outlets, urges Herzog to join him. 'The nuclear issue has no right, no left,' he says.Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2015, 10:57 PM

Some Progress Reported in Iran-West Talks

United States official says some progress was in talks with Iran, but both sides stress much remains to be done.Elad Benari, 2/24/2015, 1:13 AM

Kerry Meets Iranian Counterpart for More Nuclear Talks

A day after warning that President Obama would not extend nuclear talks with Iran again, Secretary of State meets Iran's Zarif in Geneva.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2015, 3:46 AM

Kerry: Iran Talks Won't be Extended Again

Secretary of State says "significant gaps" remain in negotiations with Iran, but President Obama is not prepared to extend the talks again.Ben Ariel, 2/22/2015, 4:32 AM

Liberman: We Need to Stop 'Whining' About Iran and Take Action

Foreign Minister says that Israel - and no one else - is responsible for making sure Iran does not obtain nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/20/2015, 10:33 PM

Psaki Responds to Netanyahu: There's No Deal Yet

State Department spokeswoman questions PM Netanyahu's claim that Israel knows the details of the planned deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 2/20/2015, 6:16 AM

New Iranian Nuclear Talks to be Held in Geneva

American negotiators to meet with their Iranian counterparts for a new round of talks on Iran's nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2015, 5:12 AM

Dennis Ross Suggests 'Anytime, Anywhere' Inspections in Iran

Former American diplomat proposes ways to reconcile differences with Israel over the impending deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 2/18/2015, 6:13 AM

Bennett on CNN: Israel Will Not be the Next Czechoslovakia

Jewish Home chairman: Netanyahu's speech to Congress is essential so that Israel can make its case against a bad deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 2/15/2015, 6:29 AM

Rouhani: You Can't Stabilize the Middle East Without Us

Iran's president suggests that reaching a nuclear deal with his country could have an effect on all the issues troubling the Middle East.Elad Benari, 2/12/2015, 5:12 AM

Senator: It's Down to Iran and Us in Nuclear Talks

American Senator Bob Corker says the nuclear talks with Iran have become a bilateral negotiation between his country and Tehran.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2015, 5:44 AM

Khamenei Would Back a 'Fair' Nuclear Deal

Iran's Supreme Leader says he could accept a compromise with the West, provided it isn't "contrary to Iran's interests".Ben Ariel, 2/10/2015, 3:45 AM

Iran Says Talks Extension 'Not in Anyone's Interests'

In meeting with US Secretary of State, Iranian Foreign Minister stresses need to sign nuclear agreement 'as early as possible.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2015, 2:08 PM

Netanyahu: Israel 'Will Do Everything' to Prevent Iran Deal

Urgency of Iran nuclear issue heightens amid meetings between Kerry, Iranian Foreign Minister, Netanyahu says.Tova Dvorin, 2/8/2015, 1:47 PM

Report: Iran May be Allowed to Enrich Uranium Under Deal

Diplomats say the United States and Iran are discussing a compromise that would let Iran keep much of its uranium-enriching technology.Elad Benari, 2/4/2015, 6:12 AM

IAEA: Iran Honoring its Commitment Under Interim Agreement

Latest UN report indicates Iran is honoring its commitment not to expand atomic activities while it negotiates with West.Ben Ariel, 1/21/2015, 1:13 AM

Iran and West to Meet in February for Next Round of Talks

Iran and major powers to meet again next month after making limited progress in weekend talks, say diplomats.Ben Ariel, 1/19/2015, 3:42 AM

Zarif: Stop Pressuring Iran and a Deal Can be Reached

Iran’s Foreign Minister says a deal on his country’s nuclear program can be reached only if global powers stop pressuring Tehran.Ben Ariel, 1/18/2015, 6:30 AM

Obama Reiterates: I Will Veto New Sanctions on Iran

President Obama says he will veto proposed bipartisan legislation to impose new sanctions on Iran so long as negotiations remain underway.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/16/2015, 10:25 PM

Kerry Arrives in Geneva Ahead of Talks with Iranian Counterpart

Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Geneva to meet his Iranian counterpart for nuclear talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2015, 1:15 AM