French President Francois Hollande has told Iranian President Hassan Rohani that "every support" is required to find political solutions to crises in Lebanon, Syria, and Iraq.
Eleven people have reportedly been arrested in the southern Iranian province of Shiraz after allegedly sending insulting SMS text messages about Islamic republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani says Tehran will help people in the Middle East defend themselves against "terrorists."
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed, during talks in New York on September 21, the threat posed by Islamic State militants.
Chinese warships have docked at the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas on the Persian Gulf as the two countries prepare to conduct joint naval exercises.
Iran and six wold powers have opened a new round of talks to settle differences preventing a deal on curbing Tehran's nuclear program.
Six young Iranian men and women videotaped dancing to Pharrell Williams' hit "Happy" have been given suspended jail and lashes sentences.
U.S. President Barack Obama is not scheduled to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rohani next week when both will be at the UN General Assembly, but a senior U.S. official said Obama remains open to such a meeting.
The European Union says it is disappointed with “very limited” progress by Tehran to address concerns about "possible military dimensions" of its nuclear program.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani has condemned the widespread killing by radical Islamic State (IS) militants in the parts of Syria and Iraq that they control.
French judges have dropped all charges against nine people close to an exiled Iranian opposition group first charged more than a decade ago.
Iran is not part of the international coalition against Islamic State militants. But it is waging a war of its own with the group that is likely to overlap with the U.S.-led effort in unpredictable ways.