October 19, 2021 10:32 am
In an interview with state TV, Ebrahim Raisi said Iran is after “goal-oriented” talks with the West and said Iran “never left” the negotiation table.
October 17, 2021 4:56 pm
In April, an Iranian court sentenced Zaghari-Ratcliffe to a new term in jail on charges of propaganda against Iran's ruling system, just a month after she finished a prior five-year sentence.
July 25, 2021 3:06 pm
New governments in Israel, Iran may provide room for negotiation for Palestinians.
July 15, 2021 8:39 am
Talks began in April on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal, formally named the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, but have appeared stuck since their sixth round ended on June 20, with no sign when they may resume.
July 11, 2021 11:01 am
Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have said Raisi's election was a blow for human rights and called for an investigation of his role in what they and Washington have called the extrajudicial executions of thousands of political prisoners.
July 10, 2021 7:53 am
A decision will soon be taken about the participation — which government of India representative will go for the oath-taking ceremony in Tehran.
June 30, 2021 7:57 am
Ramin Jahanbegloo writes: The new president knows well that he will not be able to restore the regime’s popular legitimacy, but he will try to deliver tangible improvement in governance in order to prevent the ship from sinking.