522 results

Chinese president Xi Jinping and Iranian president Hassan Rouhani at a meeting at Saadabad Palace in Tehran, Iran, in January 2016. File photograph: Iranian Presidency/Anadolu Agency/Getty

The Trump administration’s “maximum pressure” campaign involving the imposition of punitive sanctions on Iran and Syria has backfired by driving both (...)

Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou. Photograph: Getty Images

Lawyers for Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei, have applied to a Canadian court seeking stays in the proceedings for her extradition(...)

Iranian army Maj Gen Mohammad Bagheri and Syria’s defence minister Ali Ayoub exchange gifts after signing a bilateral military deal in Damascus. Photograph: Sana/AFP

Iran is stepping up efforts to maintain influence in the Middle East after a series of explosions and fires at strategic and other sites that it blame(...)

A building after it was damaged by a fire at the Natanz uranium enrichment facility, some 322km south of Iran’s capital Tehran. Photograph: Atomic Energy Organization of Iran via AP

Iran has admitted an incident at one of its main nuclear sites last week caused major damage and could slow down the country’s production of advanced (...)

US president Donald Trump faces no real danger of arrest. File photograph: Chris Kleponis/EPA

Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining US president Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the (...)

 Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was sentenced to five years in prison over allegations of plotting to overthrow the Tehran government. Photograph: Family Handout/PA Wire

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe must wait another week for a decision on whether she will be permanently freed from jail in Iran. The British-Iranian moth(...)

 Tehran, Iran: The surge in cases of Covid-19 has overtaken Iran’s lifting of lockdown on shops, mosques, schools, businesses and travel. Photograph: EPA/Abedin Taherkenareh

Iran has recorded a surge in coronavirus cases, raising fears of a second wave of infections in the Middle East’s most affected country. A month afte(...)

A journalist bleeding after police fired tear gas and rubber bullets in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the weekend. Photograph:  Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images

“I’ve never seen anything like this,” CNN anchor John Berman said, as the network broadcast the arrest of his colleagues covering protests in Minneapo(...)

A petrol station in Caracas with a sign reading “No gasoline. Only store” on May 14th. Photograph:  Federico Parra/AFP via Getty Images

The first of five ships laden with Iranian petrol crossed in to Venezuelan waters on Sunday in defiance of US sanctions, after Tehran and Caracas warn(...)

Iran’s navy frigate Jamaran: Fired a missile at a training target released by a support ship, but hit the ship. Photograph: IRIB TV/AFP via Getty Images

One Iranian warship accidentally struck another with a missile during an exercise, killing 19 sailors and wounding 15 others, Iran’s navy said on Mond(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • Next
  • Last »