The European Union has welcomed a new mechanism to trade with Iran while bypassing U.S. sanctions, but criticized Tehran over its “destabilizing” ballistic missile program, its “hostile activities”.
Several members of the Iranian Parliament (Majles) have called on President Hassan Rouhani to pay attention to the situation of eight detained ecologists.
Iran's Minister of Telecommunications says three Iranian aerospace researchers have died in a fire that broke out at the Iranian Space Research Center affiliated with the ministry.
Ayatollah Khomeini promised Iranians freedom before the 1979 revolution. Once he returned he established a strict regime taking away more freedoms.
One day after Germany France and the UK launched INSTEX there are still speculations about the measures' effectiveness, with some saying INTEX simply has symbolic significance.
Germany, France, and Britain are set to launch a mechanism to allow financial flows to be sent to Iran that would not violate U.S. sanctions in an attempt to keep alive the landmark 2015 nuclear deal.
The latest global threat assessment by U.S. intelligence chiefs indicate that Iran is not currently developing nuclear weapons.
Iran’s ranking in Transparency International’s annual rankings report has dropped from 130 to 138 among 180 countries surveyed.