Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Saudi Arabia on October 14 amid rising tensions in the Persian Gulf and is expected to ink oil agreements, according to statements on the Kremlin’s website.
Iran’s minister of sports says that ten stadiums have been readied to accept female fans, after a 38-year ban was broken on October 10, when women were allowed to enter Tehran’s Azadi Stadium to watch a soccer match.
New photos and aerial imagery published show the Iranian tanker which was reported to have been hit on October 11 in the Red Sea has two large holes on its hull and is still leaking oil.
Iran's Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) said in a statement that the Iranian oil tanker Sabiti had probably been hit by two missiles last Friday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Saudi Arabia on Monday, where he is set to seal oil agreements as well as use his influence to defuse rising tensions in the Gulf.
Four detained Iranian environmental activists have been cleared of a charge that could carry the death penalty, state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday.
Saudi foreign minister said on Sunday that Riyadh was not behind a suspected strike against an Iranian-owned oil tanker in the Red Sea
Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei says the designation of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group by the United States has led to its increased popularity in Iran and abroad.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Iran on Sunday following a request from the United States and Saudi Arabia for him to try to defuse rising tensions in the Gulf.
An ultraconservative politician in Iran says it was the regular Iranian Army that shot down an American drone on June 20, 2019, but the "credit" was given to the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC).
Iran is prepared to hold talks with regional rival Saudi Arabia with or without the help of a mediator, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday, ahead of a visit by Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan.