Mediation efforts between the United States and Iran have received a boost with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas announcing plans to visit Iran to prevent the country from leaving the nuclear agreement.
The head of Russia's largest state-owned oil company has claimed the United States is using sanctions against energy-producing countries to find markets for growing output from Texas.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Iran has fully complied with the world’s atomic watchdog and its nuclear issue is separate from its missile program.
A Russian diplomat has said that Moscow is in talks with Europeans to be included in the trade mechanism created by three European powers to ease sanctions pressures on Iran.
The unresolved mystery of attacks on four oil tankers off the cost of the United Arab Emirates is on the UN Security Council agenda on Thursday, June 6.
Shinzo Abe plans to travel to Iran next week, officials said Thursday, the first visit by a Japanese prime minister in more than four decades as Tokyo hopes to mediate between Washington and Tehran.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has on Wednesday June 5 accused Israel of lying about Iran's alleged role in attacks on four ships in Fujairah, the United Arab Emirates.
A fire broke out at a facility used for storing oil products at the Shahid Rajaee port on Iran's Gulf coast on Wednesday, the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported.
Iran's roads police chief says Iranian holiday-makers are traveling in an extended traffic jam to Caspian Sea resorts on board over 900,000 cars.
Iran's state-run news agency says two consecutive earthquakes, magnitude 4.4 and 4.9, have jolted the country's western province of Kermanshah.
U.S. President Donald Trump has said he is prepared to talk to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani but that there is always a chance of U.S. military action against the Islamic Republic.