Iran is a country located in the Middle East and borders Armenia, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Turkey and Turkmenistan. It currently has a population of 78 million according the CIA World Factbook. Tehran is the capital and the official language is Persian.
Iraqi Police Say IS Stormed a Power Plant North of Kirkuk, Killing 11 People, Including 2 Iranians
Iraqi police say IS stormed a power plant north of Kirkuk, killing 11 people, including 2 Iranians
Iran Sentences Iranian -American, His Father Each to 10 Years
An Iranian-American businessman and his father have been sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran, a state-run judicial news agency reports, the latest dual nationals imprisoned since the nuclear deal
Iran's State-Run Judicial News Agency Says an Iranian -American, His Father Each Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison
Iran's state-run judicial news agency says an Iranian-American, his father each sentenced to 10 years in prison
Iran Offers 50 Oil and Gas Fields to Foreign Bidders
Iran's national oil company has offered 50 oil and gas fields to international bidders, a first since last year's landmark nuclear deal with world powers
Hard-Liners in Iran Release Video Showing Detained American
Iran hard-liners release video of detained Iranian-American businessman, seen for first time since arrest a year ago
Iran Detains 11 Members of Online Modeling Network
Iranian media says authorities have detained 11 members of a "modeling and decadence network."
Iran to Invite Foreign Companies to Bid on Oil and Gas
Iran's Oil Ministry says it will invite foreign companies to bid for oil and gas projects for the first time since last year's landmark nuclear deal with world powers
Watching 'House of Cards' in Tehran , to Hard-Liners' Delight
Iran's government has long tried to keep out American pop culture, but it seems happy to let Iranians watch the backstabbing, deceitful machinations of fictional U.S. politician Frank Underwood in "House of Cards."
Iran Breaks up Islamic State Bombing Plot Targeting Ashoura
Iran says it has broken up an Islamic State plot to bomb commemorations marking the Shiite religious mourning period of Ashoura