Obama Speaks to Rouhani, Nukes Discussed

After Iranian refused to meet Obama at UN, he spoke with him on the phone for 15 minutes.Gil Ronen, 9/28/2013, 7:37 PM

Obama's UN Speech a Victory for Iran, Says Media

Obama's speech at the UN means a new path for Iran and isolation for Netanyahu, claims Iranian media.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/25/2013, 11:00 PM

Officials: Rouhani Refused Meeting with Obama

Iran's president turned down "an encounter" with Obama, say senior administration officials.Elad Benari, 9/25/2013, 3:16 AM

Obama: We Respect Iran’s Right to Nuclear Power

Obama supports supervised Iranian nuclear program, but warns against trying for nuclear weapons.Maayana Miskin, 9/24/2013, 6:44 PM

Kerry to Meet Iran's Foreign Minister

In the highest-level talks between the United States and Iran since the 1979 revolution, Kerry will meet with Iran's foreign minister.Elad Benari, 9/24/2013, 2:15 AM

Obama to Rouhani: Prove Your Nuclear Program is Peaceful

White House reveals the contents of the letter that President Barack Obama had sent Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2013, 11:24 PM

Obama Willing to Test Rouhani's Moderate Statements

Obama says he wants to test whether Iran’s new president is serious when he says he wants to open a dialogue with the United States.Elad Benari, 9/18/2013, 4:42 AM

White House: Obama Won't Meet Rouhani

There are no plans for Obama and Iran's President to meet at the UN General Assembly, the White House says.Elad Benari, 9/17/2013, 5:13 AM

U.S.: The Ball is in Iran's Court

State Department responds to Rouhani's call for "serious" talks, says Iran needs to take steps to meet its international obligations.Elad Benari, 8/7/2013, 4:44 AM

Rouhani: We're Ready for 'Serious' Talks

Iran’s President says his country is ready for "serious" talks on its nuclear program, blasts U.S. calls for tougher sanctions.Elad Benari, 8/7/2013, 1:13 AM

Senators to Obama: Toughen the Sanctions on Iran

76 U.S. senators urge President Obama to impose tougher sanctions on Iran, even with "moderate" Rouhani in office.Elad Benari, 8/6/2013, 6:13 AM

U.S.: If Iran is Serious, We're a Willing Partner

Iran will find the United States a "willing partner" if Rouhani is prepared for serious talks on its nuclear program, says the White House.Elad Benari, 8/5/2013, 5:44 AM

Netanyahu Welcomes Tightening of U.S. Sanctions on Iran

"The House of Representatives has sent a clear message to Iran that international pressure will increase," says PM Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 8/2/2013, 5:12 AM

U.S. House Approves Tougher Sanctions on Iran

U.S. House votes 400-20 for a measure that would subject more Iranian goods and services to sanctions.Elad Benari, 8/1/2013, 4:16 AM

Khamenei: The U.S. Can't be Trusted

Iran's supreme leader says that talks with the U.S. are possible, but warns that Washington is "not trustworthy".Elad Benari, 7/22/2013, 5:42 AM

US Ex-General May Have Leaked News of Iran Cyber Attack

A former American general is under investigation for allegedly leaking details about the Stuxnet virus.Maayana Miskin, 6/28/2013, 12:47 PM

White House: Iran's New President Can Find a Partner in the U.S.

Iran's new president will find a partner in the U.S. if he comes clean on the nuclear program, says Obama's Chief of Staff.Elad Benari, 6/17/2013, 5:13 AM

Face-Off in Syria? Iran Sends 4,000 More Soldiers

Iran sends 4,000 new troops to boost Assad as Obama promises aid to rebels. Israel may be dragged in.Maayana Miskin, 6/16/2013, 10:20 AM

U.S. Allows Sales of Communications Equipment to Iranians

U.S. eases some of the sanctions on Iran in order to give Iranians access to Internet services and social media.Elad Benari, 5/31/2013, 5:42 AM

Netanyahu, Sen. Menendez, Talk Iran

Prime Minister tells key senator nuclear Iran is the greatest security threat to the United States.Gil Ronen, 5/29/2013, 7:42 PM

U.S. to Boycott Iran-Led Disarmament Conference

The U.S. says it will boycott meetings of the UN Conference on Disarmament when Iran takes over the body this month.Elad Benari, 5/14/2013, 5:42 AM

Israel 'Opting to Contain' Nuclear Iran?

Report in Sunday Times says U.S. is brokering a deal between Israel, Saudis, Jordan, Turkey and UAE.Gil Ronen, 5/5/2013, 4:32 PM

35 Former U.S. Officials to Obama: Talk Directly to Iran

Former U.S. officials call on the White House to initiate direct talks with Iran instead of relying solely on sanctions.Elad Benari, 4/18/2013, 4:46 AM

Iran's Supreme Leader: We're Open to Direct Talks with U.S.

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei signals openness to U.S. offers to hold direct talks on his country's disputed nuclear drive.Elad Benari, 3/22/2013, 6:43 AM

‘Obama’s Red Line on Iran – Fiction’

Diplomat tells Ma'ariv that Obama’s ‘red line’ on Iran is ‘fiction’ aimed at discouraging an Israeli strike.Maayana Miskin, 3/20/2013, 10:45 AM

Iran Warns Obama: We Also Have Options on the Table

A top Iranian military commander tells President Obama that Tehran also has all of its "options on the table.", 3/17/2013, 5:15 AM

Iranian Jet Tries to Intercept U.S. Drone

An Iranian fighter jet tried to intercept a U.S. Predator drone over the Gulf but backed off.Elad Benari, 3/15/2013, 5:44 AM

Hagel in 2008: U.S. Shouldn't Even Think of Bombing Iran

A newly surfaced video shows Chuck Hagel as having expressed in 2008 more concern over Israel's nuclear weapons than Iran's.Elad Benari, 2/11/2013, 6:16 AM

Ahmadinejad to U.S.: Change Your Attitude and We'll Talk

Iranian president says the United States must change its attitude if it wants to hold direct nuclear talks with Iran.Elad Benari, 2/11/2013, 12:14 AM

Biden Warns Iran: Opportunities for Diplomacy Are Not Unlimited

Biden warns Iran that opportunities for diplomacy over its nuclear program are not unlimited but offers direct talks.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2013, 10:08 PM

Barak Hints U.S. Has Options for 'Surgical Strike' in Iran

The U.S. has plans for surgical strikes against Iran if it refuses to stop its nuclear weapons program, says Defense Minister Ehud Barak.Elad Benari, 1/27/2013, 5:20 AM

Kerry: Iran Policy is Prevention, not Containment

Obama's choice for secretary of state says Iran must comply with inspections of nuclear facilities.Gil Ronen, 1/24/2013, 8:39 PM

Iran Airs 'Confession' of Alleged Western Spy

Iranian state television broadcasts a "confession" of a Westerner who says he spied for the CIA.Elad Benari, 1/17/2013, 6:45 AM

U.S. Targets Iranian Companies and Individuals in New Sanctions

The U.S. Treasury Department targets seven companies and five individuals with ties to Iran's uranium-enrichment program.Elad Benari, 12/14/2012, 5:15 AM

U.S. Senate Approves New Economic Sanctions Against Iran

The U.S. Senate unanimously approves sanctions targeting Iran's energy, shipping and port sectors.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/30/2012, 9:04 PM

Obama Promises New Diplomatic Push on Iran

President Barack Obama promises to launch a new diplomatic push to solve the longstanding crisis over Iran's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 11/15/2012, 5:15 AM

Iran Attempts and Fails to Shoot Down U.S. Drone

An unarmed U.S. surveillance drone was fired at by Iranian military jets last week, Pentagon reveals. The drone was not hit.Elad Benari, 11/9/2012, 5:43 AM

Iran Media: U.S. Admiral Fired for 'Republican-Israeli' Plot

State-owned Press TV says group inside U.S. military planned to overthrow government if Obama is re-elected.Gil Ronen, 11/1/2012, 9:46 PM

‘Saudi Arabia Funds Mossad Anti-Iran Operations’

An article posted by a former CBS News editor claims that none other than Saudi Arabia helps fund Israeli Mossad operations against Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 10/28/2012, 1:25 PM

Former Mossad Chief Dumps on Romney over Iran as Election Issue

Ephraim HaLevy, the formerly close-mouthed Mossad chief, makes up for lost time and speaks out again, this time against Romney .Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/22/2012, 10:19 AM

Report: U.S., Iran Agree to Direct Negotiations

New York Times: U.S. and Iran have agreed to hold one-on-one negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program. White House denies.Elad Benari, 10/21/2012, 1:45 AM

Report: US Rejected Iranian Compromise

Iran offered a compromise on its nuclear program, but American officials dismissed it as too much for too little.Maayana Miskin, 10/5/2012, 9:33 AM

Ron Lauder Calls Idea of Israeli Attack on Iran a 'Catastrophe'

U.S. businessman Ron Lauder calls a possible non-U.S. backed Israeli attack on Iran a 'catastrophe.'Annie Lubin, 10/2/2012, 4:15 PM

U.S.: There's Still Time for Diplomacy with Iran

White House Spokesman Jay Carney clarifies that the U.S. believes "there is time and space" for diplomacy with Iran.Elad Benari, 8/14/2012, 5:07 AM

Report: America’s Plan for Attack on Iran

An Israeli paper says American officials shared their country’s contingency plan for hitting Iran’s nuclear program. Maayana Miskin, 8/3/2012, 1:11 PM

Experts: U.S. Cyber War on Iran Has Just Begun

Experts believe a U.S. cyber war against Iran's nuclear program has only just begun and could escalate.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/14/2012, 2:15 AM

U.S. Slaps New Sanctions on Iran

U.S. imposes additional sanctions on Iran's nuclear and ballistic missile proliferation networks and identifies Iranian "front" companies.Elad Benari, 7/13/2012, 4:15 AM

U.S. to Exempt 7 Countries from Sanctions on Iran

The United States will exempt seven emerging economies, including India, from tough new sanctions after they cut back on oil from Iran.Elad Benari, 6/12/2012, 3:14 AM

Experts: Iran Preparing for Cyberwar Against U.S.

Experts say Iran is busy acquiring the technical know-how to launch a cyber-attack on the United States and its allies.Elad Benari, 4/27/2012, 2:15 AM

Livni: Netanyahu, Don't Meddle in US Politics

Opposition head says Israel should have an "intimate relationship" with the U.S. and not wait for AIPAC conventions.Gil Ronen, 3/5/2012, 9:38 AM

Netanyahu Hints Israel May Go It Alone, in Response to Obama

PM says: "Perhaps most important of all, I appreciated the fact that he said that Israel must be able to defend itself, by itself."Gil Ronen, 3/4/2012, 9:35 PM

AIPAC Delegates: "We're Here to Support Israel"

Over 13,000 delegates attend AIPAC policy conference. The ones who spoke to Arutz Sheva seem optimistic.Hezki Baruch and Gil Ronen, 3/4/2012, 7:47 PM

Obama on Iran: Speak Softly and Carry a Big Stick

US President attempts to reassure AIPAC audience that he means to prevent Iran from gaining a nuclear weapon.Gil Ronen, 3/4/2012, 6:46 PM

Peres: If Forced to Fight, We Shall Prevail

President in AIPAC speech: There is no space between Israel and US. Containment is not a sustainable policy.Gil Ronen, 3/4/2012, 5:30 PM

New Gallup And Pew Polls Confirm Perception of Iranian Threat

New polls show that Americans increasingly view Iran as a threat and would be prepared to use force to stop Iran from acquiring nukes.Amiel Ungar, 2/17/2012, 11:56 AM

U.S. Arrests and Charges Iranian Scientist

U.S. arrests, charges an Iranian semiconductor scientist with violating U.S. export laws.Elad Benari, 1/27/2012, 2:15 AM

Poll: 35% of Americans Support Iran Military Strike

New poll finds that 35% of American citizens would support military action against Iran, if sanctions fail.Elad Benari, 1/20/2012, 6:44 AM