Rogues a-plenty at UN General Assembly
The trading of insults continued today as Iran's Hassan Rouhani referred to Donald Trump as a "rogue newcomer", this after the US President referred to Iran as a "rogue state" yesterday.
Turkey's Erdogan meets Iran's Rouhani and Venezuela's Maduro
Turkish President Tayyip Erodgan met the leaders of Iran, Venezuela and Bangladesh in Kazakhstan's capital, Astana on the sidelines of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit where the plight of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar topped the agenda.
Iranian President sworn into office
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani takes the oath of office before parliament in Tehran, and is inaugurated for a second term as leader, following his re-election in May.
Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia
The U.S. Senate voted to slap new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, by a margin of 98-2 with strong support from U.S. President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans as well as Democrats.
IS claims deadly attacks in Tehran
Attacks on Iran's parliament and a prominent shrine are carried out by gunmen and suicide bombers.
Trump heads to Israel with unified front on Iran
President Donald Trump's continues his first foreign trip with a visit to Jerusalem, where he'll bring with him a message focused on isolating Iran in the Middle East.
Iranians cast votes in close presidential election
Iran is voting for its new president, in an election that will define its future relation with the West.
WikiLeaks posts documents that reveal CIA cyber tactics
The CIA’s hackers have developed tools letting them break into devices to monitor conversations and messages, according to documents released by WikiLeaks that -- if true -- could expose U.S. operations in countries from North Korea to Iran.