A court in Baku has sentenced two Azerbaijani men to life in prison for spying for Iran.
Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman, the top negotiator for the United States in the P5+1 talks with Iran over its nuclear program, declined to give a hard date for when negotiations would end.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has accused Israel of committing "genocide" in the Gaza Strip and urged Muslims to arm Palestinians.
Iranians rallied nationwide on July 25 in a show of support for Palestinians as Israel pursues its military campaign in the Gaza Strip.
Three Americans, including a reporter for "The Washington Post," appear to have been detained in Iran.
The Iranian government's signal jamming has been blamed for the failure to forecast a deadly storm last month in Tehran.
Despite the regime's endorsement of capital punishment as a crime deterrent, a wave of mercy and forgiveness has gripped Iran.
A nuclear watchdog says Iran has eliminated its most-sensitive stockpile of enriched uranium gas as pledged under a temporary nuclear deal signed with six world powers last year.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has agreed with Iranian President Hassan Rohani on the need for a swift end to the military conflict in Gaza.
World powers and Iran have agreed to extend talks on Tehran's nuclear program by four months, as the United States said it would unblock some $2.8 billion in frozen Iranian funds.
President Barack Obama on July 16 said there are "still significant gaps" and more work to do on Iran nuclear talks.
The White House says President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry met on July 16 to discuss the "path forward" on Iranian nuclear talks.