Iran's military chief says the deployment of NATO Patriot missiles on the Turkey-Syria border could lead to a "world war" that engulfs Europe.
UN nuclear inspectors and Iran have agreed to meet again on January 16, but there was no breakthrough reported at talks on December 13 in Tehran.
The United Nations has welcomed as "an important step" the renewed commitment of the five states bordering the Caspian Seat to protects its marine environment.
Human Rights Watch says Iranian civil society has been subjected to a "campaign of repression" since the contested reelection of Mahmud Ahmadinejad in 2009.
They are like day and night. Ayatollah Abolghassem Khazali is an insider. He is a member of Iran's Assembly of Experts, the body that is tasked with monitoring the work of the country’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
A senior Russian official has acknowledged for the first time that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is losing control over his country and may be toppled by rebels.
A team from the International Atomic Energy Agency is due to meet Iranian officials in Tehran later today to discuss Iran's controversial nuclear program.
Iran has launched its own video-sharing website to compete with Google's YouTube. But just days after it was launched, the website has been hampered by technical failures.
Iran’s deputy judiciary head has confirmed that Tehran has indicted 18 current and former U.S. officials for alleged criminal acts against the Islamic republic.
The deputy head of Iran's judiciary says that country has issued indictments against 18 current and former U.S. officials on charges of "criminal acts" against Iran.
Iran denies reports that it is cooperating with North Korea on missile and nuclear development.
Iran has reportedly shut down its consulate in the western Afghan city of Herat, after protesters attacked the mission's compound.