UK gives aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe diplomatic protection
The UK will grant diplomatic protection to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian aid worker detained in Iran since 2016. The Foreign Office said the move "signals to Tehran that its behavior is totally wrong."
Women press ahead with change in Iran
40 years ago, Ayatollah Khomeini founded the Islamic Republic of Iran. There is little excitement left from those times; even pro-reform forces are exhausted, except for the women among them.
Huawei's heiress held
Huawei's heiress, Meng Wanzhou is in custody awaiting a Canadian court's decision on bail following her arrest on December 1 in Vancouver. The CFO of the world's 2nd largest mobile phone company faces accusations that she misled U.S over her company's operations in Iran.
Yemen peace talks begin in Sweden
The Iran-backed Houthi rebels and the Saudi-backed Yemeni government have not met in UN-sponsored talks since 2016. The meeting will focus on building confidence between the two parties.
John Kerry says Iran unlikely to enter talks with U.S. because of Trump
Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discusses his new book "Every Day Is Extra" and the prospects for Iran nuclear talks.
John Kerry on prospects for Iran talks, Trump's approach to China
Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discusses his new book "Every Day Is Extra," the prospects for Iran nuclear talks and the Trump administration's approach to China.
Trump tells Iran 'never, ever threaten' U.S. or suffer consequences
U.S. President Donald Trump told Iran it risked consequences “the like of which few throughout history have suffered before” if the Islamic Republic made more threats against the United States.
Oil Ministers react to Trump tweet at OPEC in Vienna
Oil Ministers from Iran, Russia and the UAE gathered in Vienna for the OPEC+ meeting react to U.S. President Donald Trump’s tweet on Friday. Trump said on Twitter: “Hope OPEC will increase output substantially. Need to keep prices down!”