Rights group calls for end to ‘brutal crackdown’ of anti-government demonstrations, reporting 106 deaths in 21 cities. Days of protests in Iran over rising fuel…View More 'Horrific pattern': Amnesty says 106 killed in Iran protests
Several senior Iraqi officials named in a New York Times report based on leaked Iranian intelligence cables denied on Monday that they were close to…View More Iraq Officials, Responding to Times Report, Deny Aiding Iran
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering an escalation of the Hong Kong protests, Western Europe’s new Islamic…View More Iran and Xinjiang Documents, Hong Kong, Prince Andrew: Your Monday Briefing
President defends steep fuel price rise as the United States condemns ‘lethal force’ used against Iranian demonstrators. President Hassan Rouhani warned on Sunday that “anarchy…View More Hassan Rouhani warns protest-hit Iran cannot allow 'insecurity'
Kurdish-Iranian journalist tells Al Jazeera that housing refugees in offshore detention facilities is ‘barbaric’. Kurdish-Iranian journalist Behrouz Boochani has called on the New Zealand government…View More Newly-freed Behrouz Boochani slams Australian refugee policies
Demonstrations erupt after authorities announce surprise decision to ration petrol and raise prices by 50 percent. One person has been killed in the Iranian city…View More One killed as protests erupt after Iran hikes petrol prices
DUBAI (BLOOMBERG) – Iran discovered an oil field containing the equivalent of 53 billion barrels, potentially boosting its reserves as the OPEC member struggles to…View More Iran claims to have discovered 53 billion barrels in new oil reserves
TEHERAN (REUTERS) – Iran has the capacity to enrich uranium up to 60 per cent, a spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organisation of Iran (AEOI)…View More Iran able to enrich uranium up to 60 per cent, says atomic energy agency spokesman
Iran’s supreme leader addresses tensions with US on eve of 40th anniversary of Iranian hostage crisis Ayatollah Khamenei doubles down on Iran’s commitment not to…View More Iran claims it downed 'unknown' drone over Persian Gulf, Pentagon says all US devices accounted for
Iran’s sway in the region is increasing despite renewed US sanctions and a failing nuclear deal, think-tank says. Iran’s influence and strategic capabilities in the…View More New report reveals extent of Iran's growing Middle East influence
Resumption of uranium enrichment at the Fordow plant is Tehran’s latest step back from the crumbling nuclear deal. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said Tehran…View More Iran's Rouhani announces another step away from 2015 nuclear deal
Good morning. We’re covering a scramble to save the Paris climate accord, more nuclear activity in Iran, and a new speaker for the House of…View More Paris Accord, Iran, Parliament: Your Tuesday Briefing
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Iran’s announcement that it has developed advanced machines to speed up uranium enrichment jeopardizes a 2015 accord with world powers, Germany’s foreign…View More Germany decries Iran's move to speed up nuclear work, urges return to accord
In opinion piece, Iranian foreign minister says countries in the Gulf region must work collectively for lasting peace. Either all the Gulf countries enjoy security…View More Iran's Zarif: Either all Gulf states safe 'or all deprived of it'