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Obama Not Ruling Out Opening Embassy in Iran

"I never say never," says President Obama when asked whether he could envision opening an embassy in Iran.Elad Benari, 12/30/2014, 5:12 AM

Top Iranian Official: Obama Begs to Meet Rouhani

Khamenei office official boasts that Obama is 'knocking on every door' just to meet Hassan Rouhani, and that it 'demonstrates strength.'Tova Dvorin, 12/8/2014, 2:30 PM

Iran Charges Washington Post Reporter Held For 137 Days

Correspondent stationed in Tehran since 2008 arrested in July on unspecified charges, is still in custody. Family: Iran breaks its own laws.Tova Dvorin, 12/8/2014, 10:06 AM

White House Won't Comment on Obama Letter to Khamenei

White House spokesman says policy toward Iran remains unchanged, refuses to address report that Obama wrote to Khamenei.Elad Benari, 11/7/2014, 6:16 AM

Iran Amused as John Kerry's Jet Breaks Down in Vienna

Iranian Foreign Minister chuckles at 'irony' as fuel-tank problems forced top diplomat to fly home on commercial airliner.Arutz Sheva, 10/16/2014, 9:42 PM

Report: Iran Considering New Proposal on Nuclear Program

U.S. and Iran reportedly discussing leaving much of Tehran's enriching machines in place but disconnected from uranium feeds.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2014, 5:12 AM

Khamenei: U.S. Has 'Dirty Hands'

Iran’s Supreme Leader says his country rejected a U.S. request for cooperation against the “Islamic State”.Ben Ariel, 9/16/2014, 5:12 AM

Herzog Assured U.S. Won't Back Down on Iran

Opposition leader meets White House officials who tell him that Washington will not compromise on Iran’s nuclear program.Elad Benari, 9/10/2014, 5:15 AM

U.S. Has 'No Plans' for Joint Military Action With Iran

State Department clarifies that U.S. has no plans for any military coordination with Iran in the fight against Islamic State.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/6/2014, 1:20 AM

U.S. and Iranian Official Hold Nuclear Talks in Geneva

U.S. and Iranian officials meet for a second day of negotiations as they work towards a full nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/6/2014, 12:04 AM

U.S. Ship Fires Warning Shot Towards Iranian Vessel

U.S. vessel sees Iranian fishing boat with weapons in the Persian Gulf, fires warning shot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2014, 5:12 AM

Iran Threatens to Annihilate Israel if U.S. Attacks

Senior Iranian commander says that any American attack on Iran will result in “the annihilation of the Israeli regime”.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/30/2014, 11:41 PM

Khamenei Urges 'Resistance Against the Evil Powers'

Iran’s Supreme Leader says the international community should rid itself of "the arrogant front led by the United States."Elad Benari, 5/26/2014, 3:43 AM

Israel Worried Obama Will Cave to Iran Before Midterm Election

Official says Israel is concerned that Obama will sign a bad deal with Iran fearing Republican gains in midterm elections.Elad Benari, 5/8/2014, 3:15 AM

Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Iranian Navy can sink an American aircraft carrier “in less than a minute,” claims its commander.Elad Benari and Dalit Halevi, 5/7/2014, 2:15 AM

Cleric: Iranian President Should Punch Obama in the Mouth

Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami blasts the U.S., says Obama should be punched in the mouth if he “talks nonsense.”Elad Benari, 5/2/2014, 6:15 AM

Iran Not Going to Replace Hostage Taker Ambassador

Iran says Hamid Aboutalebi is still Tehran's choice for UN ambassador, threatens diplomatic action.Elad Benari, 4/13/2014, 6:20 AM

Iran: Barring Our Ambassador is 'Regrettable'

Iran says it “regrets” the United States’ decision not to issue a visa to its next UN ambassador, but says the decision won't nuclear talks.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/12/2014, 12:33 AM

U.S. Dissatisfied with Iran's Hostage Taker Ambassador

Obama administration says Iran's nomination of a former hostage-taker as its ambassador to the United Nations is "extremely troubling".Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2014, 5:43 AM

Discussing the Iranian Danger: Live Broadcast

A special conference in Washington, DC, discusses the Iranian menace and the danger to Israel. Watch live.Orli Baruch, Washington, 3/6/2014, 5:16 PM

Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

UN allegedly aware of the arms sale, but have not taken action yet; concerns of escalation in sectarian tensions across the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2014, 1:16 AM

WATCH: Iranian TV Simulates Attack on Israel, US

In latest belligerent move, Iranian state television airs documentary showing simulated missile attacks on Israel, US.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 2:16 PM

Iranian Cleric: 'Resistance' Should Accompany Negotiations

The “culture of resistance” does not contradict with negotiations, declares Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/31/2014, 10:30 PM

Khamenei Warns U.S.: Show Self-Restraint

Iran’s Supreme Leader responds to Kerry, suggests that the Americans “exercise self-restraint” and not attack his country.Elad Benari, 1/29/2014, 6:36 AM

Iranian Lawmaker Warns Americans Against Attacking

An Iranian lawmaker threatens to turn U.S. bases to "graveyards" if his country comes under attack.Elad Benari, 1/26/2014, 5:39 AM

Rouhani: We Can be Friends with the Americans

Iranian President says the enmity with the United States can turn into friendship if both sides make an effort.Elad Benari, 1/23/2014, 1:15 AM

US Officially Approves Waiver to Lift Sanctions on Iran

It's official: the US approves waiver of select sanctions in Iran, claims Iran has begun curbing nuclear program.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 3:45 AM

Video: Khamenei Says U.S. is Greatest Violator of Human Rights

MEMRI translates Iranian Supreme Leader's speech from last week, during which he referred to the United States as “Satan.”Elad Benari, 1/13/2014, 6:15 AM

Iran Sanctions Bill Continues to Gain Steam in the Senate

59 senators back new sanctions on Iran, one short of the number of votes needed to pass it.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/10/2014, 9:47 PM

'Nuclear Bomb Necessary to Put Down Israel'

Iranian cleric and lawmaker reveals that Iran 'needs' a nuclear weapon to 'wipe Israel off the map'; also reveals US 'need' for Iran deal.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 1:13 AM

Upcoming: Informative Conference on Iran

Middle East Awareness groups to sponsor free conference on Iran, Hassan Rouhani, Iran-US relations on Capitol Hill Wednesday.Tova Dvorin, 1/6/2014, 10:10 PM

Menendez: Time to Ready Tough Sanctions Bill on Iran

Democratic senator is ruffled by Iran's statement on producing advanced centrifuges.Gil Ronen, 12/29/2013, 9:11 PM

Senators Demanding Answers on Secret Talks with Iran

Lawmakers are raising questions about the secret U.S. diplomacy with Iran that led to last month's nuclear breakthrough.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 4:15 AM

Senators Still Pushing for New Iran Sanctions

U.S. senators are working to pass new sanctions on Iran by end of December, are not buying Obama's warnings.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 6:15 AM

US Gave Iran Antiquity to Resume Talks

LA Times reports that in September, US diplomats returned an ancient Iranian chalice to officials in a bid to resume talks.Tova Dvorin, 12/1/2013, 9:07 AM

Washington Post Critical of Iran-West Deal

The deal with Iran "makes several major concessions to Tehran," warns the Washington Post.Elad Benari, 12/1/2013, 5:46 AM

Poll: 44% of Americans Support Iran Deal

Americans back the deal with Iran by a 2-to-1 margin, but also say U.S. should use military power to protect Israel.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 4:46 AM

U.S.: New Sanctions Will Thwart Diplomatic Talks with Iran

U.S. administration warns lawmakers that passing new sanctions on Iran would jeopardize negotiations on its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 1:14 AM

US: Eased Sanctions Only Marginally Help Iranian Economy

Official: 'this package is really quite modest and economically insignificant.'Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2013, 11:31 AM

Iran Claims U.S. Has Released Some Blocked Assets

The Iranian government claims that the U.S. released $8 billion in blocked assets. State Department: Not true.Elad Benari, 11/26/2013, 4:46 AM

Revealed: U.S., Iran Held Secret Talks for Months

AP reveals that the deal between Iran and the West was made possible due to secret talks between the United States and Iran.Elad Benari, 11/25/2013, 5:44 AM

Kerry Challenges Critics: Do You Have a Better Idea?

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says experts agree Iran deal was the best option available.Maayana Miskin, 11/24/2013, 3:33 PM

Erdan: What does Kerry Want Us to Wait For?

Minister responds to Kerry’s criticism: Should we cry out only when the sword is at our necks?Maayana Miskin, 11/14/2013, 1:39 PM

Kerry’s Fear: Naftali Bennett

Kerry advice to senators to ‘ignore Israel’ part of desperate attempt to counter Bennett’s pro-sanctions campaign.Maayana Miskin, 11/14/2013, 11:52 AM

OU Concerned by Obama’s Backtrack on Iran

Orthodox Jewish group voices concern over Obama’s new policy on Iran.Maayana Miskin, 11/12/2013, 5:32 PM

Report: U.S. to Allow Iran to Continue Enriching

U.S. proposal to Iran would allow it to continue enriching uranium at low levels, says Telegraph.Elad Benari, 11/8/2013, 1:14 AM

Iran: Anti-US Billboards Removed

Government’s apparent attempts to quiet anti-U.S. rhetoric angers supporters of hard line.Arutz Sheva, 10/29/2013, 9:46 AM

U.S.: Iran Showed 'Seriousness' in Geneva Talks

Iran showed a greater level of "seriousness and substance" in nuclear talks, says White House spokesman.Elad Benari, 10/17/2013, 12:12 AM

U.S. Official: Breakthrough with Iran Won't Happen Overnight

Washington is ready to offer Iran relief from sanctions if Tehran addresses concerns over its nuclear work, says a senior U.S. official.Elad Benari, 10/15/2013, 3:46 AM

U.S. Official: We Are Ready to Talk to Iran

"The United States is ready to talk. We are ready to listen," says assistant secretary of state when referring to Iran's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 10/10/2013, 3:44 AM

Obama Insulted the Iranian People, Says Iran's Foreign Minister

President Obama shouldn't have told PM Netanyahu that the military option was still on the table regarding Iran, says Mohammad Javad Zarif.Elad Benari, 10/6/2013, 4:56 AM

Report: Israel, Gulf States in Secret Talks over Iran

High-profile Israeli and Gulf diplomats held a series of meetings “overseen by Netanyahu.”Arutz Sheva, 10/5/2013, 8:15 PM

Obama: Iran 'a Year from Nuclear Weapon'

Ayatollah Khamenei: the U.S. government was not trustworthy and broke its promises.Gil Ronen, 10/5/2013, 7:22 PM

Iran Unhappy with Obama's Words to Netanyahu

Tehran's Foreign Ministry quotes mention of “military option,” demands "respect."Gil Ronen, 10/1/2013, 1:27 PM

Netanyahu's UN Speech 'Depends on Obama'

Prime Minister wants to hear what Obama has to say before deciding what to say to the world.Eliran Aharon, 9/30/2013, 10:07 AM

Netanyahu 'Set to Clear Iran's Smokescreen'

Prime Minister is in New York, preparing to meet Obama and storm the press with interviews, then address UN.Gil Ronen, 9/29/2013, 6:09 PM

Iranian Agent Leak 'Linked to Obama's Iran Overtures'

Security sources tell Channel 2 the leak was timed to coincide with warming of US-Iran relations, noting embassy photo.Gil Ronen, 9/29/2013, 5:24 PM