Iran nuclear talks back to bargaining table as US, EU diplomats make flight plans to Geneva
Mohammad Zarif takes to social media to proclaim Iran is ready to sit down with European Union, United States and further nuclear talks this week in Geneva.
Iran state media: Agreement reached on executing nuclear deal
"The two sides managed to reach an understanding on the implementation of the agreement and now, their views and interpretations are the same," Press TV reported.
Defying White House, senators unveil new Iran sanctions bill
The debate over whether to impose new sanctions on Iran is dividing Congress as a top Democratic senator unveiled legislation that would punish the country if it violates an interim nuclear deal.
2013 was the second worst year for journalists in jail
More than 200 journalists have been imprisoned this year so far, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists.
Iranian Foreign Minister claims no knowledge of missing FBI agent
Mohammad Javad Zarif claims that his government does not know of the whereabouts of Robert Levinson, who has been missing for seven years.
Iran claims to have sent second monkey into space (VIDEO)
A monkey named "Auspicious" has been sent 72 miles into space and then safely returned to Earth, Iran claims.
Eighteen pipeline workers shot outside of Baghdad
Fifteen Iranian and three Iraqi pipeline workers were murdered by gunmen Friday near the city of Baquba in Iraq.
US denies that former FBI agent missing in Iran was working for CIA
Robert Levinson was not working for the CIA at the time of his 2007 disappearance in Iran, US government claims.
Iran quits nuclear talks protesting US blacklist move
Under the Geneva deal, Washington agreed to refrain from imposing new sanctions on Iran.
Reports say American missing in Iran, Robert Levinson, was working for CIA
The Associated Press says the former FBI agent was sent to Iran on an unauthorized spying mission for the CIA.
John Kerry urges no new Iran sanctions
US Secretary of State John Kerry asks the Foreign Affairs Committee to give diplomacy a chance when it comes to a nuclear deal with Iran.
The US executes more people every year than Yemen, Sudan and Afghanistan.
21 countries executed people last year. These 10 nations killed the most.
At least 8 dead after 5.6 earthquake hits Iran
The 5.6 earthquake hit southern Iran Thursday evening near the Bushehr nuclear reactor, injuring at least 30 with eight recorded deaths.
IAEA: North Korea Yongbyon reactor restart is possible
"Activities have been observed at the site that are consistent with an effort to restart the 5MW(e) reactor," said UN nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano.
Iran invites UN inspectors to Arak heavy water reactor
The UN nuclear watchdog agency has not had complete access to the site, which helps control reactor fuel rods, for more than two years.
‘Homeland’ and America’s bipolar Iran disorder
Does the hit TV terrorism drama offer a peek into future relations with Tehran? Let’s hope not.
Global trend to end death penalty is accelerating dramatically
Commentary: China, Iran, North Korea and the US are among the world’s most prolific executioners. Which nation will be the last, lonely outpost of state killing?
Iran oil minister already in talks with western energy firms
Many of Europe's biggest oil and gas companies had planned multi-billion dollar investments to help develop Iranian reserves. But US pressure drove them away.
US asks Iran for help locating Robert Levinson, the longest-held US hostage abroad
The United States government is seeking the return of former FBI agent Robert Levinson, who disappeared in Iran in 2007.
Why Israel and Saudi Arabia really hate the Iran deal
Analysis: Israeli and Saudi condemnation of the current first steps on the agreement with Iran goes beyond cynicism.
EU set to lift some Iran sanctions next month
France says European ministers are preparing to discuss a 'limited, targeted and reversible' reduction in sanctions on Iran as part of a deal to rein in the country's nuclear program.
Israel's 50 shades of dismay over Iran nuke deal
Across the political spectrum, Israeli ministers condemned the Geneva deal.
Iran nuclear deal: 3 Questions with Ambassador Nick Burns
Iran has agreed to halt its nuke program. Big deal. Or is it? Here's what GlobalPost's senior foreign affairs columnist has to say.
Middle East needs WMD experts to push the cause of arms control
Commentary: Training network focuses on building wide regional understanding of need for arms control and nonproliferation.
Iran nuclear talks hint at progress as Kerry heads to Geneva
US Secretary of State Kerry will join Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov in Geneva for the nuclear talks, in a sign that Iran and the world powers made progress.
Second day of Iran nuclear talks in Geneva yields no deal, no progress
Iran and the six world powers have said talks so far had been serious, detailed and constructive, but there was no deal in sight.
Bibi must know something Obama doesn't
Commentary: Can Obama withstand Netanyahu’s hard-line opposition to a deal with Iran?
Iran won't step back 'one iota' from nuclear rights, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as talks resume
The supreme leader's comments came as negotiators from Iran and P5+1 nations resumed nuclear talks in Geneva on Wednesday.
Iran unveils new long-range drone
Iran claims to have developed a drone with a 1,200 mile range, capable of reaching the Middle East and Israel.
Iran nuclear talks: Israel and the US sound like an old married couple
Analysis: Two old allies are squabbling over how to achieve an urgent, shared goal.
It's time for Obama to show some backbone on Iran nuclear deal
Commentary: Kerry made a shrewd diplomatic move designed to win back French support at the negotiating table. Now Obama needs to make his case.