Topic: Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Beyond the usual anti-American rhetoric, some analysts say that Iran is trying to avoid sanctions and resolve tensions with Washington over its nuclear program.
05/26/2010 03:44 pm
The American mothers who traveled to Iran to see detained US hikers Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, and Sarah Shourd have left the country without securing their children's release. They did get another visit with them today.
05/21/2010 06:30 pm
Three American hikers jailed in Iran for 10 months were allowed to see their mothers.
05/20/2010 05:06 pm
Israel says that Iran nuclear sanctions proposed to the UN Security Council are weaker than it would like, but the symbolism of international unity is important.
05/20/2010 01:25 pm
The mothers of three US hikers detained in Iran the past ten months on spying charges held an emotional reunion with their children on Thursday.
05/20/2010 10:13 am
Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan flew late Sunday to Tehran sounding bullish about a possible Iran nuclear fuel swap deal that could help Iran avoid another round of UN sanctions.
05/16/2010 05:22 pm
Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad argued at the NPT Review Conference that the US, the only nation to use a nuclear bomb in war, has not lived up to its promises of nonproliferation. Iran seeks help from the NPT to level the playing field.
05/03/2010 06:14 pm
President Ahmadinejad is seeking to cut $40 billion in government subsidies to create, in effect, a slush fund that critics say will be used as a political tool to keep voters and his political allies happy.
04/30/2010 03:58 pm
Iran's war games in the Persian Gulf began earlier than usual this year with a display of new attack speed boats and rhetoric.
04/22/2010 06:23 pm
Iran said it would not be bound by any decision made by the 47 nations at this week's nuclear security summit in Washington. Tehran is preparing to hold its own counter-proliferation summit next weekend.
04/12/2010 02:45 pm