Ali Khamanei

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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani. The escalating dispute centres on the types of missile that the Islamic Republic is allowed to develop and whether they are capable of, or designed to, carry nuclear warheads. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has ordered his defence minister to expand Iran’s missile programme, in defiance of a US threat to impose sanctions ov(...)

The critically acclaimed A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, directed by Ana Lily Amirpour

Jafar Panahi’s The Circle returns to the IFI tomorrow. Its screening serves as a reminder that the relationship between Iran’s political and artist(...)

A Sunni man sleeps next to his daughter at a school where they are seeking refuge after fleeing their homes, in Darbandikhan, Iraq. Photograph: Bryan Denton/The New York Times

Iran is ready to help Iraq fight an armed revolt using the same methods it deployed against opposition forces in Syria, an Iranian general said, sugg(...)