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He's Back: Ahmadinejad Launches Political Campaign

Iran's former president launches a political campaign in hopes of returning to power in February's parliamentary elections.Elad Benari, 8/4/2015, 5:45 AM

Iranian Ex-President: US Trying to Arrest the Muslim Messiah

In bizarre rant to supporters, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad claims 'evil' US gov't working to arrest the 'Hidden Imam'.Ari Soffer, 6/23/2015, 1:07 PM

New Book Reveals Venezuela-Hezbollah Narcotics Alliance

Spanish reporter details Venezuela's official ties with the Shiite terrorist organization to traffic cocaine and penetrate US-Mexico border.Gedalyah Reback, 4/22/2015, 1:13 AM

Birds of a Feather: Ahmadinejad Meets Dieudonne

Former Iranian president infamous for Holocaust remarks and anti-Semitic comedian meet in Tehran, for at least the second time.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2015, 7:57 PM

Ahmadinejad Returns? Iran's Former President Launches Website

Iran's former president who was proud of his Holocaust denial launches official website, a hint of a possible return to politics.Ben Ariel, 2/2/2015, 5:46 AM

Ahmadinejad's Former VP Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Mohammad Reza Rahimi, Iran's first vice president under Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, sentenced to five years in prison and fined over corruption.Ben Ariel, 1/22/2015, 4:46 AM

Iranian Nobel Laureate: Rouhani is Just as Bad As Ahmadinejad

Shirin Ebadi says the human rights situation has not improved under Rouhani but, in fact, is in some cases even worse.Ben Ariel, 11/12/2014, 6:15 AM

New Video Appears to Confirm 2009 Iran Election was Rigged

New video posted to the internet shows speech by an Iranian military commander who backs claims that 2009 elections were rigged.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2014, 5:42 AM

Ahmadinejad Challenges Rouhani to Public Debate

Former Iranian President challenges successor to a debate intended to defend his record in office.Elad Benari, 12/4/2013, 5:45 AM

Iran Cancels Annual Anti-Zionism Conference

In the latest gesture, Iranian officials cancel the annual anti-Zionist New Horizon Conference.Elad Benari, 10/11/2013, 2:16 AM

Iran: Rouhani's Holocaust Remarks Misquoted

FARS agency says CNN "added to or changed parts" of his remarks and that he never said "Holocaust" or "reprehensible."Gil Ronen, 9/26/2013, 8:29 PM

Iran: Ahmadinejad Granted License to Start University

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has obtained clearance to establish a university in Tehran after he leaves office next week.Rina Tzvi , 7/30/2013, 10:04 PM

Ahmadinejad: Holocaust Denial Was Proudest Presidential Moment

Outgoing Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad celebrates his achievement as a Presidential Holocaust-denierRina Tzvi , 7/10/2013, 6:04 AM

Ahmadinejad Out, but Who is Next?

Elections signal an end to Ahmadinejad’s regime, but his replacement may be no better.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2013, 8:26 AM

Helicopter Carrying Iran's Ahmadinejad Makes Emergency Landing

A helicopter carrying Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad made an emergency landing Sunday after it malfunctioned.Arutz Sheba staff, 6/3/2013, 9:39 AM

Ahmadinejad to Contest Ally's Ban from Elections

Iran's President says he will ask supreme leader Khamenei to reverse the disqualification of his close aide from the presidential election.Elad Benari, 5/23/2013, 5:44 AM

Ahmadinejad Could Face Up to 74 Lashes Over Election 'Violation'

Iranian president Ahmadinejad may face charges of up to 74 lashes for openly endorsing candidacy of his top adviser in upcoming elections. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/13/2013, 11:11 AM

686 Candidates Vie to Replace Ahmadinejad as Iranian President

A total of 686 candidates are vying replace Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in the country’s upcoming June national election.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/12/2013, 5:20 PM

Holocaust Denial Hurt Us, Says Potential Iranian Candidate

Iran’s denial of the Holocaust was damaging, admits Tehran mayor and potential presidential candidate.Elad Benari, 4/25/2013, 4:12 AM

Ahmadinejad: 'We Don't Need Atomic Bomb'

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad defends nuclear program, arguing that Tehran has no use for an atomic bomb.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/16/2013, 3:44 AM

Ahmadinejad Embarks on Uranium Opportunity Trip

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will travel on Sunday to Benin, Ghana and Niger, the world's fourth-largest uranium producer.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/14/2013, 11:26 AM

Iran Ex-Nuclear Negotiator Joins Presidential Race

Iran's former nuclear negotiator has joined the race to succeed President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in upcoming June national election. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/11/2013, 7:24 PM

Wiesel: Ahmadinejad Should be Arrested and Indicted

Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel says that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad should be indicted for intent to commit a crime against humanity.Elad Benari, 4/10/2013, 6:45 AM

Ahmadinejad to Attend Funeral of Close Friend Chavez

Iran's President travels to Caracas for the funeral of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.Elad Benari, 3/8/2013, 4:13 AM

Iran’s Supreme Leader Tightens Grip on Next Elections

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has begun to tighten his grip on Iran’s upcoming presidential elections in June.Chana Ya'ar, 3/8/2013, 3:42 AM

Ahmadinejad Admits: It's Been a Hard Year

“This was a very difficult year for our economy,” Iranian President admits during a live television interview.Elad Benari, 2/24/2013, 5:47 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

Ahmadinejad Attacked in Cairo a Second Time

An Egyptian citizen attempts to assault Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, removed by security guards.Elad Benari, 2/8/2013, 6:42 AM

Abbas Meets Ahmadinejad in Cairo

"Israel's peace partner" meets the man that has constantly called for Israel’s destruction.Elad Benari, 2/7/2013, 4:15 AM

Four Egyptians Detained Following Ahmadinejad Shoe Toss

Egyptian security forces arrested four men outside a mosque in Cairo for trying to attack Iranian President Ahmadinejad.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/6/2013, 10:02 PM

Report: Syrian Tries to Attack Ahmadinejad in Cairo

A report Tuesday evening said that a Syrian national had tried to attack Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who is on a visit to Egypt.David Lev, 2/5/2013, 10:03 PM

Ahmadinejad: The Period of the Zionists is Over

Zionists "should give their place to others," Iranian President tells Hizbullah-affiliated television network.Elad Benari, 2/5/2013, 12:15 AM

Ahmadinejad Says He's Willing to Be First Iranian Astronaut

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced that he is willing to be the first Iranian sent into space on behalf of the nation’s space program. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/4/2013, 5:27 PM

Ahmadinejad: Muslims Should Mobilize to Destroy Zionism

"Under the circumstances that the Zionists are occupying and killing oppressed people, we should not sit idly by," says Iranian president.Elad Benari, 1/28/2013, 3:15 AM

Ahmadinejad to Visit Cairo, Meet Morsi

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will soon visit Cairo in order strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.Elad Benari, 1/21/2013, 5:45 AM

White House: Sanctions Having Profound Impact on Iran

The White House says that Ahmadinejad's latest warnings on the state of Iran's economy, proved the "profound impact" of nuclear sanctions.Elad Benari, 1/18/2013, 6:42 AM

Ahmadinejad Sacks Cabinet's Sole Woman

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sacked Health Minister Marizeh Vahid Dastjerdi, the sole woman in his cabinet. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/27/2012, 4:59 PM

Ahmadinejad: Iran in a 'Smart War' with the West

Iran is engaged in a "smart economic war" with Western powers, claims President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Elad Benari, 12/23/2012, 4:02 AM

Swedish Diplomat Insults Ahmadinejad with 'Exposed Soles'

Newly appointed Swedish ambassador to Iran Peter Tejler apparently offended Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad by crossing his legs.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/10/2012, 7:16 AM

Iran Flies Propaganda; US Denies Drone Downed

The US has denied an Iranian Revolutionary Guards’ claim that they downed a US spy drone, possibly part of the regime’s propaganda. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/4/2012, 1:37 PM

Ahmadinejad Congratulates Hamas on its 'Victory'

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad congratulates Hamas's prime ministeron a "great victory" over Israel.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 1:58 AM

Iranian Parliament Ordered to Abandon Ahmadinejad Probe

The Iranian parliament has been ordered to drop its probe of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, IRNA reported Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 11/22/2012, 10:03 PM

Iran's VP: We'll Break Obama's Grasping Hands

Mohammad Reza Rahimi says Iran will overcome U.S.-led sanctions against the country.Gil Ronen, 11/12/2012, 1:12 PM

Ahmadinejad: Having Nuclear Bombs is 'Retarded'

"Those who are stockpiling nuclear weapons are mentally retarded," claims the Iranian president during a visit to Bali.Elad Benari, 11/9/2012, 2:13 AM

Rep. Israel Proposes Resolution Calling for Ahmadinejad's Arrest

Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) has proposed a resolution calling for the arrest and prosecution of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/30/2012, 9:23 AM

Ahmadinejad Once Again Barred from Visiting Tehran's Evin Prison

Iran’s judicial authorities have once again denied a request by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to visit Tehran’s Evin prison.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/25/2012, 1:39 PM

Signs of Turmoil in Iran: Ahmadinejad Turns Backers into Enemies

Bad sign for Ahmadinejad: Ayatollah’s representative tells him, “You are turning your supporters into your opponents.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/24/2012, 12:37 PM

Ahmadinejad Insists on Visiting Evin Prison

Iranian President Ahmadinejad insists he still wants to visit the Evin prison, after the judiciary rejects his request to see the jail.Elad Benari, 10/23/2012, 6:12 AM

Arab Spoof: Ahmadinejad Offers Obama Debate Advice

In an Arab website spoof, Ahmadinejad offers debate advice to President Barack Obama ahead of second presidential debate. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/10/2012, 2:00 PM

Ahmadinejad: We Won't Retreat on Nuclear Issue

Iran will not back down on its nuclear program despite the Western sanctions,says President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Elad Benari, 10/3/2012, 3:48 AM

First Holocaust History in Farsi Published for Iranians

A Jewish American-Iranian has decided to publish the first history of the Holocaust in Farsi for Iranians, to counter Holocaust denial.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/2/2012, 3:50 PM

Ahmadinejad's Cameraman Seeks Asylum in NYC Amid Growing Fears

A cameraman who accompanied Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to New York for the U.N. General Assembly has applied for asylum in US.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/2/2012, 8:14 AM

Ahmadinejad and Farrakhan Meet in Anti-Semitic Hate Fest

Ahmadinejad and Louis Farrakhan, anti-Semitic leader of Nation of Islam, meet in dinner for 'leaders of Abrahamic religions.'Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/30/2012, 11:07 AM

NYPD Rescues Iranian Diplomat From Angry Mob Outside UN

The New York Police Department was forced to rescue an Iranian diplomat from angry protesters Wednesday near the United Nations. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/27/2012, 1:34 PM

Report: Sanctions Hit Iran 'Hard'

A new report says Iran is being hard hit by international sanctions, but evidence shows its nuclear development program is galloping ahead.Chana Ya'ar, 9/27/2012, 1:24 PM

Iran: Top Aide to Ahmadinejad Arrested and Jailed

Top aide to Ahmadinejad who heads Iran's official news agency arrested for publishing material offensive to Islam.AFP and Elad Benari, 9/27/2012, 4:23 AM

Protesters Outside UN: 'No, No, Ahmadinejad!'

"The executioner and criminal Ahmadinejad doesn't represent the Iranian people," said opposition supportersGil Ronen and AFP, 9/26/2012, 10:10 PM