Trump tells aides he's uninterested in war with Iran

US President reportedly informed acting Defense Secretary he does not want to see the US go to war with Iran.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2019, 4:10 AM

Zarif: US sanctions are 'unacceptable'

Iran's Foreign Minister says his country is exercising "maximum restraint" despite US withdrawal from 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 5/16/2019, 3:45 AM

Iranian commander: We're close to confrontation

Commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards warns: We are on the cusp of a full-scale confrontation with the enemy.Elad Benari, 5/16/2019, 12:09 AM

Khamenei: There won't be any war with the US

Iranian Supreme Leader says his country does not seek war with the US but will also not negotiate a new nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 5/15/2019, 12:01 AM

US assessment: Iran behind attack on ships in UAE

American military team assessing attack on commercial ships off UAE coast blames Iran or Iranian-backed proxies.Elad Benari, 5/14/2019, 6:37 AM

Updated US plan would send thousands of troops to Middle East

US Defense Secretary presents updated plan that would send as many as 120,000 troops to Middle East in case of escalation with Iran.Elad Benari, 5/14/2019, 5:08 AM

Trump: If Iran does anything, they will suffer

US President warns Iran will “suffer greatly” if it targeted US interests.Elad Benari, 5/13/2019, 11:17 PM

Iran shuts down magazine which called for negotiations with US

Iranian authorities shut down reformist magazine which warned against closing the Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 5/13/2019, 6:40 AM

Iranian commander: US forces must leave the region

Iranian navy commander says presence of Americans in the Persian Gulf "has reached its end".Elad Benari, 5/13/2019, 4:09 AM

Rouhani calls for unity to deal with US pressure

Iranian President: The pressures by enemies is unprecedented but we can move past these difficult conditions provided that we are united.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2019, 6:42 AM

Iran: The US has our phone numbers

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister responds to reports that the White House gave Switzerland Trump's phone number for the Iranians to call.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2019, 4:38 AM

Iranian cleric: US fleet could be 'destroyed with one missile'

Senior Iranian cleric warns the US will face dozens of missiles if it tries to launch an attack on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/11/2019, 1:18 AM

US deploying Patriot missiles to Middle East

Acting US Defense Secretary approves deployment of Patriot missiles to the Middle East amid growing threat from Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/10/2019, 11:13 PM

Pompeo vows 'decisive' response to attack by Iran

US Secretary of State: We do not seek war but any attack by Iran will be answered with a swift and decisive US response.Elad Benari, 5/10/2019, 6:10 AM

Hezbollah blasts 'tyrannical' US

Parliamentary bloc of Hezbollah blasts the United States over new sanctions it imposed on Iran.Ben Ariel, 5/10/2019, 4:34 AM

Trump not ruling out military confrontation with Iran

Trump says he can't rule out military confrontation with Iran given the heightened tensions between the two countries.Elad Benari, 5/10/2019, 1:07 AM

Pompeo: Iran trying to hold the world hostage

Secretary of State says world should hold Iran accountable for its threat to expand its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 5/9/2019, 6:14 AM

US officials: Iran moving ballistic missiles by boat

US officials: Intelligence that Iran is moving short-range ballistic missiles on board led to deployment of bombers to Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 5/7/2019, 11:38 PM

US: There's a 'credible threat' by Iran

Acting US Defense Secretary says deployment of bomber to Middle East was approved because of "indications of a credible threat" by Iran.Elad Benari, 5/7/2019, 4:01 AM

US to deploy bombers to Middle East in message to Iran

US deploying carrier strike group and a bomber task force to Middle East to warn Iran against attacks.Elad Benari, 5/6/2019, 4:40 AM

US renews Iran sanctions waivers for civilian nuclear work

US renews five of seven sanctions waivers allowing Russia and European nations to conduct civilian nuclear cooperation with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/4/2019, 12:04 AM

Iran labels US forces in the Middle East as 'terrorists'

Iranian lawmakers overwhelmingly approve bill authorizing the government to act firmly in response to "terrorist actions" by US forces.Elad Benari, 4/17/2019, 6:02 AM

Iran's FM blames US for failed rescue efforts in flooded areas

Mohammad Javad Zarif says Trump's sanctions have hampered rescue efforts in flood-stricken areas of the country.Elad Benari, 4/3/2019, 6:36 AM

US mulling additional sanctions against Iran

Trump administration official says government is considering targeting areas of Iran's economy that have not been hit before.Elad Benari, 4/2/2019, 4:42 AM

Khamenei: We resisted the US sanctions

Iran’s Supreme Leader claims the country successfully resisted the US sanctions.Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 6:06 AM

Iranian FM: US sanctions are 'inhumane and illegal'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country will expand ties with nations tired of US bullying.Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 2:37 AM

Iran to sue US individuals involved in sanctions

President Rouhani says Tehran preparing lawsuit against US individuals involved with economic sanctions imposed on the Islamic Republic.Elad Benari, 3/19/2019, 5:34 AM

Iran sentences US Navy veteran to 10 years in prison

Michael R. White, US Navy veteran from California, reportedly sent to prison for insulting supreme leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2019, 6:43 AM

Pompeo: Our policy regarding Iran is unchanged

Secretary of State responds to abrupt resignation of Iranian Foreign Minister, says Iran "must behave like a normal country".Elad Benari, 2/26/2019, 2:59 AM

Iranian FM promises to 'surprise' Trump

Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country’s response to US sanctions will come as a “surprise” to President Donald Trump.Elad Benari, 2/24/2019, 6:12 AM

Rouhani: US sanctions 'a terrorist act'

Iranian President again criticizes US sanctions against his country, says they amount to "a terrorist act".Ben Ariel, 2/21/2019, 6:44 AM

Rouhani: US sanctions are 'economic war'

Iranian President describes US sanctions imposed on Iran as an economic war.Elad Benari, 2/19/2019, 4:43 AM

Iran to Pence: We have nothing against Jews, we oppose Israel

Iran rejects US Vice President's remarks accusing the Islamic Republic of anti-Semitism akin to the Nazis.Elad Benari, 2/17/2019, 6:11 AM

Rouhani: We will not surrender to the enemy

Iranian President says Iran will stand firm in the face of US pressure.Elad Benari, 2/14/2019, 6:27 AM

Court: Iran can proceed with bid to recover frozen US assets

International Court of Justice rules that Iran can proceed with a bid to recover frozen assets which US says must go to terror victims.Elad Benari, 2/14/2019, 5:08 AM

Report: US secret program sabotaging Iran’s missiles

Unnamed officials say the Trump White House has accelerated a secret American program to sabotage Iran’s missiles and rockets.Ben Ariel, 2/14/2019, 1:30 AM

Bolton to Khamenei: You won't have many more anniversaries

US National Security Adviser sends message to Iran’s Supreme Leader.Elad Benari, 2/12/2019, 1:04 AM

Khamenei: 'Death to America' directed at Trump

Iran’s Supreme Leader explains that “Death to America” chants is directed at Trump and US leaders, not the American nation.Elad Benari, 2/10/2019, 6:12 AM

Watch: Iranian animation shows submarine sinking US carrier

Iranian television aired a computer-generated animation of an American aircraft carrier being sunk by an Iranian submarine.Elad Benari, 2/6/2019, 6:31 AM

Zarif: Deals with US not worth the ink

Iranian Foreign Minister mocks US after it suspends Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2019, 10:39 PM

Trump: Intelligence 'naive' when it comes to Iran

US President says his intelligence chiefs are “naive” for saying Iran continues to comply with 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 1/31/2019, 5:20 AM

US sanctions Iranian airlines and fighters in Syria

Treasury sanctions two Iran-backed foreign fighter militias in Syria and two airlines that help send weapons to Syria.Elad Benari, 1/25/2019, 1:17 AM

Zarif mocks Bolton: Same bully, same delusion

Iranian Foreign Minister mocks US national security adviser using a play on the “10-year challenge”.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/18/2019, 10:54 PM

Pompeo blasts Iran after satellite launch

Secretary of State: Iran shows yet again it is pursuing enhanced missile capabilities that threaten Europe and the Middle East.Elad Benari, 1/16/2019, 6:07 AM

Iran accuses US of 'hysteria'

Iran foreign ministry spokesman claims US suffering from "hysteria" ever since it left nuclear deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/11/2019, 8:17 PM

Iran's Zarif: Wherever US interferes, chaos follows

Iranian Foreign Minister responds to Pompeo's Cairo speech, says Iran will never mimic US "human rights models".Elad Benari, 1/11/2019, 2:18 AM

Iran's Supreme Leader: US leaders are 'first-class idiots'

Iran’s Supreme Leader mocks US leaders but also acknowledges US sanctions are pressuring Iran.Elad Benari, 1/10/2019, 6:04 AM

Iran: We'll continue with aerospace program

Iran's Foreign Minister stresses Iran's aerospace program will go despite US warnings to stop.Elad Benari, 1/10/2019, 1:05 AM

Pompeo: US redoubling efforts to pressure Iran

During visit to Jordan, Secretary of State says withdrawal from Syria will not jeopardize efforts to pressure Iran and fight ISIS.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 2:10 AM

Iran to US: Do not lecture us

Iranian Foreign Minister rejects US warning for his country to stop its ballistic missile tests.Elad Benari, 1/4/2019, 6:04 AM

Zarif suggests US and Israel should withdraw from Earth

Iranian Foreign Minister mocks US and Israel on Twitter after the two countries’ withdrawal from UNESCO goes into effect.Elad Benari, 1/2/2019, 4:34 AM

Rouhani: US won't bring us down to our knees

Iranian President unveils tough new budget in wake of US sanctions, but vows US will be defeated.Elad Benari, 12/26/2018, 4:07 AM

Iran launches drill near Strait of Hormuz

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard launches drill near Strait of Hormuz, a day after US carrier sails into Arabian Gulf.Elad Benari, 12/23/2018, 3:13 AM

Iranian FM: We've perfected the art of evading sanctions

Mohammad Javad Zarif says US sanctions will have no impact on his country's policies.Elad Benari, 12/16/2018, 3:24 AM

Rouhani: US sanctions are 'economic terrorism'

Iranian President blasts US sanctions against his country, says they are designed to create panic.Elad Benari, 12/9/2018, 6:13 AM

Rouhani: If we can't export oil, no one will

Iranian President appears to threaten to disrupt other countries’ oil shipments through the Gulf.Elad Benari, 12/5/2018, 6:10 AM

Iran to increase missile range despite US criticism

Senior Iranian military official says the country plans to increase the range of its missiles and ammunition.Elad Benari, 12/5/2018, 4:08 AM