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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani at a press conference in New York on Thursday. Photograph: Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has denied he offered to remove all sanctions on Iran in exchange for talks, contradicting comments made by the Iranian pre(...)

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad (C) attends a meeting in Damascus on August 9th. Photograph: Syrian Arab News Agency/EPA

The leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran are to meet on Monday to try to secure a lasting truce in northwest Syria following attacks there by the govern(...)

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani: “How can a tradesman, a merchant, a building constructor, a tower constructor make judgments about international affairs?” he added referring to Donald Trump’s career as a property developer. Photograph: Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images

Iran’s president poured scorn on Wednesday on US and European discussions over Tehran’s nuclear agreement, and dismissed President Donald Trump as a “(...)

Hassan Rouhani’s remarks are thought likely to be an attempt to appease hardliners at home who have demanded a tougher stand against the US. Photograph: Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA

Iran’s president has issued a direct threat to the West, claiming his country is capable of revitalising its nuclear programme within hours. Hassan R(...)

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech after being sworn in before parliament in Tehran, on August 5th. Photograph: Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images

Iran’s president has named two women as vice-presidents after proposing a cabinet that included no women among his ministerial picks. Hassan Rouhani’(...)

Iranian women queue to vote in the presidential  election – between President Hassan Rouhani and hardliner Ebrahim Raisi – in the city of Qom, south of the capital Tehran, Iran. Photograph: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP

Millions of Iranians queued up to vote on Friday, showing strong turnout in an unexpectedly tight election pitting President Hassan Rouhani, who wants(...)

Former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, whose two-term rule saw the country increasingly isolated internationally, said he will not stand again. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Iran’s supreme leader has blocked former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from contesting next year’s elections, in a move that highlights the struggle a(...)

US under secretary for political affairs Wendy Sherman , secretary of state John Kerry, secretary of energy Ernest Moniz, National Security Council point person on the Middle East Robert Malley, EU political director Helga Schmid, head of the Iranian Atomic Energy Organisation Ali Akbar Salehi, Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif  at a meeting yesterday.

, Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani spoke with the leaders of France, Britain, China and Russia yesterday in an apparent effort to break an impasse h(...)