Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on October 7 an operation to retake Idlib, a province under rebel control in northern Syria, amid a reported military buildup on the border between the two countries.
The Pentagon says the U.S. State Department has approved the possible sale of the advanced THAAD missile-defense system to Saudi Arabia for $15 billion, citing Iran among threats in the Middle East.
President Donald Trump will announce new U.S. responses to Iran's missile tests, support for "terrorism" and cyber operations as part of his new Iran strategy, the White House said on Friday.
An Iranian news website has reported the arrest of the brother of the country's vice president over various finance-related matters.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday he hoped U.S. President Donald Trump would make a "balanced" decision on whether to remain engaged in the international deal to curb Iran's nuclear program.
Reports about new restrictions imposed on former Iranian president Mohammad Khatami are circulating on Iranian websites and social media.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce soon that he will decertify the landmark international deal to curb Iran's nuclear program.
The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is set to be announced, with some suggesting the award could go to the architects of the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
Iran must stop meddling in the Middle East, visiting Saudi King Salman told Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in the Kremlin on Thursday, Russia's Interfax news agency reported.