Zarif: We wouldn't interfere with the US election

Iranian Foreign Minister says his government does not have a preference in the US presidential election, warns US not to start a war.Ben Ariel, 9/29/2019, 3:39 AM

Rouhani: Talks with US possible if nuclear deal is implemented

Iranian President: We can discuss other issues with the US providing the 2015 nuclear deal is fully implemented.Elad Benari, 9/27/2019, 6:06 AM

Pompeo: We want peaceful resolution with Iran

Secretary of State says US wants a peaceful resolution to tensions with Iran but that is up to the Islamic Republic.Elad Benari, 9/26/2019, 5:12 AM

US sanctions Chinese firms for transporting oil from Iran

State Department: The Iranian regime must cease these destabilizing activities or face greater economic pressure and diplomatic isolation.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2019, 3:41 AM

Rouhani: The US is the key supporter of terrorism

Iranian President claims Trump is misguided in his criticism of Iran, says terrorism has expanded wherever the US has gone.Elad Benari, 9/25/2019, 2:05 AM

France: Trump-Rouhani meeting not a priority

French Foreign Minister says his country’s main aim at UN General Assembly is to de-escalate tensions between the United States and Iran.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 3:07 AM

Zarif: Not confident we can avoid a war

Iranian Foreign Minister says he's "not confident that we can avoid a war" but stresses Iran won't start one.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2019, 6:11 AM

Trump sanctions Iranian National Bank

US President says sanctions on Iran's central banking system are "the highest level of sanctions."Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2019, 8:51 PM

US issues visas to Iranian leaders for UN General Assembly

United States issues visas allowing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to travel to New York.Elad Benari, 9/20/2019, 2:01 AM

Trump: I'd give Iranian leaders visas to attend UNGA

US President says if it were up to him, Iranian President and Foreign Minister would be granted visas to attend UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 9/18/2019, 11:44 PM

Trump: I'd prefer not to meet Rouhani

US President says he would prefer not to meet Iranian President at UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 9/18/2019, 6:38 AM

Trump: Meeting Rouhani with no conditions? Fake news

US President rejects reports he is willing to meet his Iranian counterpart with no preconditions.Elad Benari, 9/16/2019, 2:34 AM

Trump: Iran wants to meet

US President tells reporters he believes that Iran's leadership wants a meeting.Elad Benari, 9/13/2019, 2:53 AM

Dermer urges US to 'stay the course' on Iran

Following dismissal of John Bolton, Israeli ambassador to Washington urges US to increase the pressure on Iran.Ben Ariel, 9/12/2019, 5:37 AM

Iran welcomes Bolton's dismissal

Adviser to Rouhani says Trump's dismissal of National Security Adviser shows US failure when it comes to Iran.Elad Benari, 9/11/2019, 5:39 AM

Pompeo: Trump prepared to meet Rouhani with no preconditions

Secretary of State: Trump could meet Iranian President with no preconditions, we're maintaining the pressure on Iran.Elad Benari, 9/11/2019, 1:12 AM

Pompeo: Iran won’t have a nuclear weapon on our watch

Secretary of State says Trump will only meet Iranian President if "he thinks we can get an improved outcome for the American people."Elad Benari, 9/9/2019, 5:58 AM

'I'm not telling Trump who to meet and where'

PM on the possibility of a future meeting between Trump and Rouhani: I am confident that Trump will bring a more assertive approach.Nitsan Keidar, 9/6/2019, 12:10 AM

Zarif: US sanctions have no effect

Iran's Foreign Minister plays down US sanctions against the Iranian Space Agency.Elad Benari, 9/5/2019, 5:35 AM

Iran to again cut commitments under nuclear deal

Iran’s Foreign Minister: Iran will further cut its commitments under 2015 nuclear deal unless European states salvage it by Thursday.Elad Benari, 9/4/2019, 6:34 AM

US sanctions Iran's space program

Secretary of State announces sanctions against the Iran Space Agency and two of its research institutes.Elad Benari, 9/4/2019, 12:07 AM

Trump: We're not involved in Iran's failed rocket launch

US President wishes Iran luck in determining what caused its failed rocket launch.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/30/2019, 11:45 PM

US sanctions suppliers of Iranian missile programs

US Treasury sanctions two Iranian business groups over ties to Tehran's missile program.Elad Benari, 8/29/2019, 5:36 AM

Report: US cyberattack hurt Iran's ability to attack tankers

Secret US cyberattack against Iran in June wiped out critical database used to plot attacks against oil tankers, officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 2:02 AM

Bolton: Trump not planning to change stance on Iran

National Security Adviser makes clear that Trump's willingness to talk to Iranian President doesn't imply his position is changing.Elad Benari, 8/28/2019, 2:05 AM

US will 'aggressively enforce' sanctions on Iranian tanker

State Department official says US will prevent private sector from assisting Iranian oil tanker traveling through the Mediterranean.Ben Ariel, 8/23/2019, 3:01 AM

Macron to meet Iranian officials ahead of G7 summit

French President says he will make proposals to Iran aimed at de-escalating tensions with US.Elad Benari, 8/22/2019, 5:01 AM

Pompeo on Iran: Time is ticking

Secretary of State urges international community to take action against Iran’s support for terrorism.Elad Benari, 8/13/2019, 6:07 AM

Trump: Macron sending 'mixed signals' to Iran

US President says French counterpart is getting in the way of US policy on Iran.Elad Benari, 8/9/2019, 4:38 AM

Report: Iran interfering with GPS in the Gulf

US defense official says Iran has placed GPS jammers close to the entrance of the Strait of Hormuz as US warns commercial ships.Elad Benari, 8/8/2019, 4:31 AM

Iran: US violates international law

Iran asks UN Secretary-General to push back against the United States after it imposed sanctions on Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.Elad Benari, 8/7/2019, 6:07 AM

US sanctions Iranian Foreign Minister

Trump administration imposes sanctions against Mohammad Javad Zarif, says he implements the "reckless agenda" of Supreme Leader Khamenei.Elad Benari, 7/31/2019, 11:36 PM

Zarif urges Trump: Reject your allies' thirst for war

Iran’s Foreign Minister says Iran has outlasted every aggressor, urges Trump to reject the fake history of the so-called "B-team".Elad Benari, 7/31/2019, 6:44 AM

'Iran is the core conflict in the region'

US envoy Jason Greenblatt: The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is not the core conflict in the region. Iran is.Elad Benari, 7/30/2019, 1:01 AM

Pompeo: Willing to travel to Tehran

Secretary of State says he would be willing to travel to Tehran to address the Iranian people about US foreign policy.Elad Benari, 7/26/2019, 2:13 AM

US may have brought down two Iranian drones

CENTCOM Commander says US believes it may have brought down two Iranian drones last week rather than just one.Elad Benari, 7/24/2019, 1:06 AM

Iran denies US downed an Iranian drone

Deputy Iranian Foreign Minister: We have not lost any drone. Trump: There's no doubt the US military shot down an Iranian drone.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/20/2019, 1:35 AM

Trump: We destroyed an Iranian drone

Trump says a US ship "destroyed" an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 7/18/2019, 11:12 PM

Zarif: We can shut down Strait of Hormuz, but won't do it

Iranian Foreign Minister says US "shot itself in the foot" by leaving nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 7/18/2019, 5:11 AM

Iran: Ballistic missile program not up for negotiation

Iran denies Pompeo's assertion that it is willing to negotiate over its ballistic missile program.Elad Benari, 7/17/2019, 3:41 AM

Zarif: We're open to talks if US lifts sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister says his country does not want war with the US but Trump must lift sanctions to clear way for negotiations.Elad Benari, 7/16/2019, 6:42 AM

UN concerned over US restrictions on Iranian FM

UN voices concern after US restricts movements of visiting Iranian Foreign Minister.Ben Ariel, 7/16/2019, 6:06 AM

Rouhani places conditions on talks with US

Iranian President says he is ready to hold talks with US if it lifts sanctions and returns to the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 7/15/2019, 5:03 AM

House bars Trump from going to war with Iran without approval

House of Representatives overwhelmingly passes amendment barring Trump from going to war with Iran without congressional approval.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/13/2019, 1:16 AM

US won't sanction Iran's Foreign Minister - for now

Sources tell Reuters the US has decided not to impose sanctions on Mohammad Javad Zarif for now.Elad Benari, 7/12/2019, 1:44 AM

US moving ahead with coalition to protect Persian Gulf

US moving ahead with plans to build coalition of nations to monitor and deter Iranian threats against commercial shipping in Persian Gulf.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 1:38 AM

Iranian commander: Our missiles can destroy US aircraft carriers

Commander in Revolutionary Guards: US regional bases and its aircraft carriers in the Gulf are within the range of Iranian missiles.Elad Benari, 7/10/2019, 1:01 AM

Bolton: We'll increase pressure on the Iranian regime

US National Security Adviser: Trump's maximum pressure campaign against Iran is working. We'll increase the pressure.Elad Benari, 7/9/2019, 4:36 AM

Trump: Iran better be careful

US President warns Islamic Republic after its announcement that it would expand its uranium enrichment. "Iran's doing a lot of bad things".Elad Benari, 7/8/2019, 12:08 AM

Trump: Iran has to be very careful

US President repeats warning to Iran amid ongoing tensions.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2019, 11:00 PM

Iranian minister: Americans scared of our power

Iran’s intelligence minister says Trump called off strike after downing of US drone because he was scared of Iran's military power.Elad Benari, 7/5/2019, 2:03 AM

Trump to Iran: Be careful with the threats

Trump warns Iran after it says it will end all limitations on uranium enrichment if its demands are not met.Elad Benari, 7/3/2019, 11:41 PM

'If US attacks, Israel will be destroyed in half an hour'

Senior Iranian parliamentarian threatens that Israel will be destroyed if the United States attacks Iran.Elad Benari, 7/2/2019, 6:09 AM

Iran complains to UN following downing of US drone

In complaint to UN Security Council, Iran says the US drone it shot down last week violated its airspace.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/28/2019, 11:45 PM

'The administration's duty is to protect synagogues in the US'

The sense of security of American Jews is weakening as a result of the increase in anti-Semitism and attacks in synagogues in the last year.Israel News Talk Radio, 6/28/2019, 6:43 AM

Zarif: US is not in a position to obliterate Iran

Iranian Foreign Minister responds to Trump's threats, says US is "confrontational" and "provocative".Elad Benari, 6/27/2019, 2:11 AM

Rouhani: We're not looking for war with America

Iranian President says his country is not looking for war with US but will retaliate if its territorial space is violated.Elad Benari, 6/26/2019, 5:09 AM