An Iranian politician holds a picture of assassinated general Qassem Suleimani  during a parliamentary session in Tehran. Photograph: ICANA News Agency/AFP via Getty Images

As millions of Iranians poured on to the streets of Tehran on Monday to mourn the death of the military commander Qassem Suleimani, the country’s supr(...)

The president of Iran (R) has said his country should lead regional security in the strategic Gulf and has criticised the presence of foreign forces. Photograph: Iranian President Office/EPA

The president of Iran has said his country should lead regional security in the strategic Gulf and has criticised the presence of foreign forces. The(...)

 Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred from Evin prison  to the mental ward of Iman Khomeini hospital, in Tehran, where she is being held under the control of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. Photograph: Family Handout/PA Wire

A British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran has been transferred to a hospital mental health ward, her husband said. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe (40) was ar(...)

A file photograph provided by the Iranian President’s Office shows President Hassan Rouhani of Iran during a ceremony to mark “National Nuclear Day,” in Tehran in April 2018.

Iran’s president has warned European partners in its faltering nuclear deal that Tehran will increase its enrichment of uranium to “any amount that we(...)

Reports say Donald Trump approved a cyber attack on the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps that disabled computer systems controlling rocket and missiles launchers. Photograph: EPA

US military cyber forces launched a strike against Iranian military computer systems on Thursday in response to the loss of the military drone. US of(...)

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu attending a  cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on June 2nd. Photograph:  Reuters/Ronen Zvulun

For a second day in a row Israel has reportedly hit targets deep inside Syria. Syrian officials said Israel attacked the T4 airfield east of Homs in t(...)

Iraqi security forces’ armored vehicles  with  Hashid Shaabi militias are driven past smoke arising from a clash with Islamic State militants in the town of al-Alam March. Photograph: Thaier Al-Sudani/Reuters

Frustrated by guerrilla tactics from Islamic State militants, Iraqi forces paused for reinforcements yesterday in a major offensive to take back th(...)