A member of Shiraz city council in Iran was taken from his home to prison to serve a one-year sentence Sunday June 2, his wife said in a tweet.
Iran’s water management authority says that after a season of heavy rains and weeks of flooding, 82 percent of the country’s dam capacity is full.
The Israeli military said its aircraft struck Syrian army targets on Sunday after rockets were fired at the Golan Heights, and Syria's state media said three soldiers were killed in the second such flare-up in a week.
Security forces detained and later released a British and Dutch diplomat at a mixed-gender party in the Iranian capital city, Tehran.
Imprisoned physicist and human rights activist, Narges Mohammadi, is suffering from an infection since she has no access to medicine behind bars, her brother has raised the alarm.
In one of his harshest attacks yet on Iran, King Salman of Saudi Arabia accused Tehran of supporting “terrorist militias” that he said were a threat to global oil supplies and regional security.
Iran’s foreign minister says Tehran needs “no mediator” for negotiating with the U.S., but the prerequisite for a dialogue is for Washington to abide by the 2015 nuclear agreement.
Hezbollah warned on Friday that if there was a war against Iran the whole Middle East region would "erupt", amid escalating US-Iranian tensions.
A reformist member of Iran’s parliament has tweeted May 31 that he will present a bill to ban nuclear weapons for the country.
The UN’s nuclear watchdog has found that Iran is not in breach of uranium-enrichment limits agreed to in the 2015 nuclear deal.
Rallies were held across Iran to mark Quds, or Jerusalem, Day, on May 31.