Iran releases detained Russian journalist

Iranian authorities release Russian journalist Yulia Yuzik, which some reports said was arrested for spying for Israel.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 6:03 AM

Zarif: We'll talk to Saudis if they 'stop killing people'

Iranian Foreign Minister indicates his country would be willing to talk with regional rival, but has a condition.Elad Benari, Canada, Tuesday, 7:02 PM

Iran to start using advanced centrifuges 'within weeks'

Iran's nuclear chief says the country will start using a new array of advanced centrifuges for enriching uranium.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 6:09 AM

Russian journalist held in Iran for visa issues, not spying

Contrary to previous report, Iran’s government spokesman says Russian journalist was not detained for spying for Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 4:14 AM

Iran arrests Russian journalist for spying for Israel

Iran says it will release Russian journalist Yulia Yuzik, who was arrested in Tehran on espionage charges earlier this week.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/5/2019, 12:28 AM

IAEA: Iran has taken 'a step in the right direction'

UN nuclear watchdog says Iran has taken "a step in the right direction" towards dealing with questions on its nuclear program.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2019, 11:37 PM

Iran - a time to act

Iran and the IRGC are the most likely perpetrators of the next - attempted Holocaust. Written for Arutz Sheva. Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, 10/3/2019, 11:53 PM

Iran: Attempted assassination of top general Soleimani foiled

Iran says "Israel-Arab plot" against top commander foiled, those responsible arrested.Mordechai Sones, 10/3/2019, 12:25 PM

Iranian commander: Israel missed chance to assassinate me

Quds Force commander says Israeli UAV missed in attempt to kill him, Hezbollah leaders during 2006 Lebanon war, threatens to destroy IsraelGary Willig, 10/1/2019, 10:22 PM

Rouhani leaves Trump hanging in phone call

Iranian president refuses to show up for 3-way call with Trump, Macron over continuation of sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2019, 9:20 PM

Report: Trump, Rouhani agreed to French plan

Iranian president agrees to, then backs out of, agreement with US brokered by French president at the UN.Gary Willig, 10/1/2019, 8:08 PM

Iran wishes Shana Tova - in Hebrew

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman tweets Rosh Hashanah greetings in Farsi, English and Hebrew.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 8:57 PM

Iranian commander: If Israel attacks, nothing will be left of it

Senior Iranian commander warns Israel against attacking his country.Ben Ariel, 9/29/2019, 6:18 AM

Fringe Jewish sect 'Lev Tahor' seeks asylum - in Iran

Radical sect calls for cooperation with Iranian government to 'to 'liberate the Holy Land' from 'Zionist dominance'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/24/2019, 7:40 AM

Zarif: There will be no new deal with world powers

Iranian Foreign Minister: The European partners to the nuclear deal didn't fulfill their commitments, no new deal.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 6:07 AM

France, Britain and Germany blame Iran for Saudi Arabia attack

France, Britain and Germany call on Iran to agree to negotiations on its nuclear and missile programs.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 2:14 AM

Iran releases British flagged oil tanker

The Stena Impero, seized by Iran in July, now 'free to leave', says Iran, ending stand-off with Britain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 2:45 PM

Will Iran present its own Middle East peace plan?

Iran's Pres. Rouhani 'willing to forgive' other countries' mistakes, warns that foreign armies should remove themselves from his area.Ben Shaul, 9/23/2019, 11:42 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

Iran to release British-flagged oil tanker

Iranian maritime official confirms the Stena Impero, seized in July, will be released soon.Ben Ariel, 9/23/2019, 2:03 AM

IRGC head: We will pursue any aggressor

Head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards says Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2019, 3:41 AM

Nasrallah: Netanyahu attacked in Iraq in attempt to keep power

Hezbollah leader mocks Netanyahu and Trump, warns Saudi Arabia not to start a war with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/21/2019, 12:11 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

Iran criticizes suspension from judo competitions

Iran's judo federation says its suspension from international competition it "was a pre-planned scenario".Elad Benari, 9/20/2019, 6:39 AM

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

Zarif hints military strike on Iran may lead to 'all-out war'

In event of US or Saudi military strikes, Saudi Arabia would have to fight 'to last American soldier.'Mordechai Sones, 9/19/2019, 2:07 PM

'Iran leader conditioned attack approval on deniability'

Still unreleased satellite photos show Iranian Revolutionary Guard preparing attack on Saudi oil facilities, US officials say.Mordechai Sones, 9/19/2019, 8:28 AM

Iran suspended from judo competitions

International Judo Federation suspends Iran for forcing Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei to throw a match in order to avoid Israeli.Elad Benari, 9/19/2019, 4:40 AM

Report: Five killed in attack on pro-Iranian militias

Sky News reports attack on pro-Iranian Shiite militias in the Syrian city of Al Bukamal, near the border with Iraq.Elad Benari, 9/19/2019, 2:56 AM

'Precisely the time to increase pressure on Iran'

Netanyahu welcomes Trump's decision to toughen sanctions on Iran. "Iran's aggression has increased of late."AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2019, 8:06 PM

Trump orders 'substantial increase' in sanctions on Iran

Move comes following drone attack on Saudi oil supply, which kingdom said disrupted 5% of daily global oil supply.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2019, 4:26 PM

US delaying visas of Iranian officials

Iranian officials may skip UN General Assembly if visas are not issued in time, Iranian news agency says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2019, 2:53 PM

Iran: Attack on Saudi oil facilities was 'a warning'

President Rouhani says Saudi Arabia should understand attack by on oil facility as 'warning', but says Iran doesn't want regional conflictDavid Rosenberg, 9/18/2019, 11:13 AM

Report: At least 10 killed in airstrikes in Syria

Airstrikes targeting pro-Iranian forces on Syria-Iraq border kill at least 10. Arab outlets claim Israel behind airstrikes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 1:42 PM

'Iran suffering from Trump's policies'

Fox News' Hannity says US is 'single largest producer of energy worldwide' for first time in 75 years - thanks to Pres. Trump's policies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 11:22 AM

'US preparing response to attack on Saudi oil facilities'

US Defense Secretary says military is preparing a response to the attack on Saudi Arabia oil facilities which are blamed on Iran.Ben Ariel, 9/17/2019, 6:42 AM

Iran seizes boat near Strait of Hormuz

Iran seizes boat suspected of being used to smuggle fuel, arrests its 11 crew members.Elad Benari, 9/17/2019, 5:13 AM

Report: Shiite militia attacked near Iraq-Syria border

Arab media report attack on Shiite militias in the Syrian city of Al Bukamal, where a similar attack took place last week.Elad Benari, 9/17/2019, 4:25 AM

'Israel's attacks increase tension'

Iranian President criticizes Israel, says it must bear responsibility for attacks in Syria, Iraq and Lebanon.Ben Ariel, 9/17/2019, 4:04 AM

Trump: 'Looks like' Iran attacked Saudi oil supply

US President talks up the United States’ military might, but stresses he wants to “avoid” war.Elad Benari, 9/17/2019, 2:06 AM

What prompted Iran's massive attack on Saudi oil industry?

What's behind the massive attack by Iranian-backed forces on Saudi Arabia's oil industry?Yochanan Visser, 9/16/2019, 12:38 PM

Iran says no to Trump-Rouhani meeting at UN

Tehran rules out meeting between Iranian president and Donald Trump at sidelines of UN General Assembly opening this month.David Rosenberg, 9/16/2019, 9:41 AM

Trump: We know the culprit behind attack on Saudi oil facilities

Trump issues warning to Iran following attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, says US is "locked and loaded".Elad Benari, 9/16/2019, 6:53 AM

US official: Attack on Saudi oil facilities came from Iran

US official: No doubt that Iran is responsible for attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities.Elad Benari, 9/16/2019, 1:03 AM

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities cut 5% of global oil supply

Saudi Arabia says Houthi attacks on its key oil facilities have disrupted about half of the kingdom's oil capacity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 5:03 AM

Pompeo: 'Tehran responsible for attacks on Saudi Arabia'

US calls on international community to condemn Iranian attacks, says 'no evidence' Houthis responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 12:13 AM

European countries urge Iran not to breach nuclear deal

France, Britain and Germany express concern at Tehran’s violations of 2015 deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/13/2019, 11:49 PM

Israel and Iran: How will this end?

Iran is using Syria to try to erode Israel's security superiority in the Middle East. Are Israeli responses sufficient?Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2019, 6:41 AM

US: We have proof that Iranian tanker transferred oil to Syria

State Department says it has evidence that Adrian Darya 1 transferred its crude oil to the Syrian government, breaking assurances it gave.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2019, 5:00 AM

Iran places air defenses at base attacked in Syria

Revolutionary Guards forces accompany multiple vehicles with anti-aircraft batteries into base in Syria which serves Shi'ite militias.Gary Willig, 9/12/2019, 7:20 PM

'Iran stepping up attempts to attack Israel from Syria'

PM Netanyahu meets Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, explains Israeli responses to Iranian buildup in Syria.Ido Ben Porat, Sochi, 9/12/2019, 6:50 PM

'US will maintain maximum pressure on Iran'

State Dept. Counterterrorism Coordinator says US policy on Iran unchanged after Trump says willing to meet RouhaniYoni Kempinski, 9/12/2019, 6:00 PM

US: No plans for Trump-Rouhani meeting

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says no meeting between US, Iranian presidents scheduled despite Trump's openness to a meeting.Gary Willig, 9/12/2019, 4:50 PM

Israel minister: US promised no changes on Iran sanctions

US reassured Israel that firing of NSA John Bolton does not signal change in policy regarding sanctions on Iran, Finance Minister says.AFP, 9/12/2019, 3:57 PM

What's next for Trump foreign policy after Bolton departure?

Reaction from Hudson Institute's Brig. Gen. Robert Spalding and former National Security Council Chief of Staff Fred Fleitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 2:38 PM

Nasrallah pledges allegiance to Iranian supreme leader

Hezbollah chief: 'Regional war would end Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 9/12/2019, 10:56 AM

'We will not permit accurate missiles in Lebanon'

"The IDF will not allow Iran to establish itself in Syria or develop accurate missiles in Lebanon," says IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2019, 5:02 AM