More than 160 Iranian lawmakers have signed a draft bill demanding compensation from the United States for "damages" it has allegedly "inflicted on Iran."
Washington says a ship carrying more than 11,000 kilograms of low-enriched uranium material left Iran for Russia on December 28.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani says Muslims must improve the image of their religion that has been damaged by extremist groups such as the Islamic State.
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Nearly 12,000 candidates, including some 1,200 women have registered to run in Iran’s parliamentary elections, the Interior Ministry said on December 25.
Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian who has been held captive by the Iranian establishment for more than 500 days, was allowed to have a Christmas dinner with his family, his paper reported.
U.S. diplomats and embassy staff who were held hostage in Tehran for 444 days following the 1979 revolution have won compensation after 36 years.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has sought to reassure Tehran that the White House can waive new visa requirements that have outraged Iranians, but has faced a backlash from Republican leaders in Congress.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said changes to the U.S. visa-waiver program breach the landmark nuclear agreement between Tehran and world powers.
A senior Iranian nuclear official says Russia will begin construction on two new nuclear reactors in Iran next week.
Tehran's foreign ministry said on December 21 that it is seeking to open a "direct dialogue" with rival Saudi Arabia to resolve regional disputes.
Iran says changes to the U.S. visa-waiver program contradict the landmark nuclear agreement between Tehran and world powers.