The United States has launched a campaign to highlight cases of women who Washington says have been “unjustly imprisoned” by governments around the world.
Support for the international nuclear agreement with Iran is growing in the U.S. Congress as two more Democratic senators have said they will support the pact.
U.S. President Barack Obama said he's hurt and angered by people who say supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are "anti-Semitic."
Iran's parliament speaker says he supports the nuclear agreement with world powers that will limit Iran’s nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief.
Iranian media reports that the leader of the newly established reformist National Unity party has been released a few hours after being detained in Tehran.
Iran has sentenced two people to 10 years in prison for spying for the United States and Israel, the judiciary spokesman has said..
Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansur Hadi says his forces are battling Shi'ite Huthi rebels in the country to halt "Iranian expansion."
Iranian President Hassan Rohani has opposed a parliamentary vote on a landmark nuclear agreement with world powers.
Prominent Sunni Muslim scholars are demanding that Tehran ban a film on the life of Prophet Muhammad that was released August 27, though it is expected to break box office records in Shi'ite Muslim Iran.
President Barack Obama has defended the nuclear agreement with Iran during a webcast with U.S. Jewish organizations.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is urging Iran to free former U.S. Marine Amir Hekmati from four years of "unjust detention."
An Iranian government official has said Tehran will not allow star conductor Daniel Barenboim to perform there.