Iran's Zarif says Soleimani killing dangerous escalation

Iran's Zarif says Soleimani killing dangerous escalation

Top Iran security body calls urgent meeting after Soleimani 'martyrdom'

Top Iran security body calls urgent meeting after Soleimani 'martyrdom'

General Qasem Soleimani: Iran's regional pointman

General Qasem Soleimani: Iran's regional pointman

Pentagon confirms Trump ordered killing of Iran Guards commander

Pentagon confirms Trump ordered killing of Iran Guards commander

US sees signs Iran or allies may be planning more attacks: Pentagon chief

The protests marked a new turn in the shadow war between Washington and Tehran

Pro-Iran protesters leave US embassy in Baghdad

Tuesday's embassy attack was the latest episode in spiralling tensions between the US and Iran.

Iran's Khamenei condemns US 'malice' over Iraq strikes

Iran's Khamenei condemns US 'malice' over Iraq strikes

Iran summons Kuwait envoy in Tehran to protest about 'anti-Iranian' meeting: statement

Iran summons Kuwait envoy in Tehran to protest about 'anti-Iranian' meeting: statement

Magnitude 5.1 quake strikes near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant

Magnitude 5.1 quake strikes near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant

Iran urges fight against US 'economic terrorism' at Muslim summit

Iran urges fight against US 'economic terrorism' at Muslim summit

U.S sanctions on Iran violate international law: Malaysian PM

Malaysia does not support the reimposition of the unilateral sanctions by the US against Iran

US hopeful for Iran prisoner talks but imposes new sanctions

Pompeo said the US will "follow every even tiny opening" to free the at least handful of Americans.

United States and Iran swap prisoners in rare act of cooperation

United States and Iran swap prisoners in rare act of cooperation

Govt to set up border markets in border areas with Afghanistan, Iran

Border fencing and smuggling across the borders has been affecting trade activities in the region.

Iran says still ready for talks if US lifts sanctions

Iran says still ready for talks if US lifts sanctions

Setting Iran deadlines 'might not be the best idea': new IAEA chief

Tehran has so far failed to provide a satisfactory explanation for the uranium traces found by IAEA

Iran rejects as 'lies' unrest death tolls given abroad

Iran rejects as 'lies' unrest death tolls given abroad

Iran official points to more open elections

Iran official points to more open elections

Iran stages pro-government rallies after days of violent unrest

Iran stages pro-government rallies after days of violent unrest

Iran vows to punish 'mercenaries' behind street violence

The Islamic republic says it has restored calm after the unrest that broke out on November 15.

Iran says 'world war' against it foiled

Washington imposed sanctions on Iran's telecommunications minister

Nuclear agency urges Iran to explain uranium particles at undeclared site

The particles are understood to be the product of uranium which has been mined

Israeli air strikes kill 23 in Syria: monitor

The Israeli army said they had targeted about a dozen military sites, including warehouses

Protest-hit Iran says 'enemy conspiracy' defeated

Demonstrations erupted in sanctions-hit Iran on Friday, hours after the price of petrol was raised.

Khamenei says Iran has 'repelled' enemy in recent days

Khamenei says Iran has 'repelled' enemy in recent days

COAS, Iranian President discuss regional security, mutual interests

The Iranian President appreciated role of Pakistan towards regional peace.

Iran says calm has been restored after fuel price hike unrest

Iran says calm has been restored after fuel price hike unrest

Iran exceeds heavy water limit in latest nuclear deal breach: IAEA

The restriction is the latest Iran has exceeded in protest at the US for withdrawing from the deal.

Iran condemns US show of support for 'rioters'

Iran condemns US show of support for 'rioters'

40 arrested during protests in Iran's Yazd: news agency

40 arrested during protests in Iran's Yazd: news agency

Iran's Khamenei voices support for petrol price hike decision: state TV

Iran's Khamenei voices support for petrol price hike decision: state TV

Protests erupt in Iran after petrol price hike

The demonstrations on Friday night were "severe" in Sirjan in central Iran.

Outgoing Iranian envoy calls on COAS Bajwa

Army Chief appreciated the services of Iranian Ambassador to promote Pak-Iran bilateral relations.

Iraq's elite rallies around Iran-backed plan to hang on to power

Iraq's elite rallies around Iran-backed plan to hang on to power

Iran announces discovery of massive oil field

The vast field in the province of Khuzestan holds an estimated 53 billion barrels of crude.

Pak-Iran Friendship Group stresses need for improving trade relations

The delegation aims to strengthen the bilateral parliamentary relations between the two countries.

Iran downs a drone over southern port city of Mahshahr: report

Iran downs a drone over southern port city of Mahshahr: report

Five killed, 120 injured in Iran earthquake

Iran sits where two major tectonic plates meet and experiences frequent seismic activity.

Iran says cancelled accreditation of UN nuclear inspector

Iran says cancelled accreditation of UN nuclear inspector

Iran fuels centrifuges, resumes uranium enrichment at Fordow

Iran fuels centrifuges, resumes uranium enrichment at Fordow

Anti-American rallies as Iran marks 1979 US embassy siege

Iranians massed in front of the building carrying placards with slogans such as "Down with USA"

Three killed as Iraqi protesters try to break into Iran consulate in Kerbala

Three killed as Iraqi protesters try to break into Iran consulate in Kerbala

Iran's Khamenei renews ban on talks with U.S. - TV

Iran's Khamenei renews ban on talks with U.S. - TV

Seven countries issue Iran-related sanctions on 25 targets

All 25 targets were previously sanctioned by the United States.

Iran, Russia take aim at U.S. military presence near Syrian oilfields

“Our U.S. colleagues are aware of our position and we will defend that position,” Lavrov said.

Iran thief has hand cut off: judiciary

London-based rights group Amnesty International condemned the amputation.

Exclusive: Iran-backed militias deployed snipers in Iraq protests - sources

Iran-backed militias deployed snipers in Iraq protests - sources

Iran, Saudi Arabia ready for talks to defuse tensions: FM Qureshi

The foreign minister said that Pakistan has friendly relations with Riyadh and Tehran.

President Trump asked me to be go-between Iran and US: PM Imran

President Trump asked me to be go-between Iran and US: PM Imran Khan.

Grateful to PM Imran for his efforts towards peace in Persian Gulf: Iran FM Zarif

Grateful to PM Imran for his efforts towards peace in Persian Gulf: Iran FM Javad Zarif.

PM Imran meets Saudi King Salman, crown prince to discuss matters of mutual interest

PM Imran and King Salman discussed matters of mutual interest.

PM Imran to depart for Riyadh today for mediating Iran-Saudi dispute

PM will hold meetings with Saudi leadership to devise solutions for reducing gulf crisis.

Defusing Gulf crisis: PM Imran to leave for Saudi Arabia on Oct 15

According to sources, the premier will hold key meetings with Saudi leadership.

PM Imran returns after a day-long visit to Iran

After his return from Iran, Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.

PM Khan, President Rouhani discuss bilateral matters, regional issues

Foreign Minister of Iran Javad Zarif received Prime Minister Imran Khan at the airport.

Iran decries 'cowardly attack' on oil tanker

Iran decries 'cowardly attack' on oil tanker

Iran offers to mediate between Syrian Kurds, Turkey

Iran offers to mediate between Syrian Kurds, Turkey

Iran-Saudi tensions: PM Imran to leave for Tehran on Sunday

Iran-Saudi tensions: PM Imran Khan will leave for Tehran on Sunday.

Iran welcomes PM Imran's offer to mediate talks with Saudi Arabia

Iran welcomes PM Imran Khan's offer to mediate talks with Saudi Arabia.

PM Imran Khan to visit Iran before Saudi Arabia

PM Imran Khan to visit Iran before Saudi Arabia.

Iran tanker hit by suspected missile strikes near Saudi port: owner

National Iranian Tanker Company said the blasts were "probably caused by missile strikes".

Iran releases detained Russian journalist

Russia summoned the Iranian ambassador last week to clarify the circumstances of the arrest.

Iran opposes Syria military action, Zarif tells Turkey

Iran opposes Syria military action, Zarif tells Turkey

Iran's Rouhani blames Trump for failed France bid to initiate contact

Trump phoned Rouhani on the sidelines of the UN summit but he refused to take the call.

Iran to cut nuclear deal commitments until it reaches 'desired result': supreme leader

“We will continue the reduction of commitments,” Khamenei said.

Top Iran general says destroying Israel 'achievable goal'

Iran only has a few thousand Jews left compared to between 80,000 and 100,000 before 1979 revolution

Oil tanker seizures: what we know

Iran called its seizure an act of "piracy" and warned that the action would not go unanswered.

Tanker released by Iran reaches international waters: Swedish owner

Seven of its 23 crew members were released on September 4.

Erdogan calls for caution over blaming Iran for Saudi attacks

Erdogan calls for caution over blaming Iran for Saudi attacks.

Iran to US: 'You should ... pay more' for a new deal

Rouhani said our response to talks under pressure is no.

Trump, Iran's Rouhani to meet today as historic meeting arranged by European leaders

European leaders held out hope of arranging a summit to ease tensions between Iran and US.

PM Imran says Trump asked him to mediate with Iran

PM Imran said Donald Trump had asked him to mediate with Iran to defuse tensions.

Iran's Rouhani says open to discuss small changes to 2015 deal if sanctions lifted

Tensions have spiked between longtime foes, Tehran and Washington.

PM Imran calls on Turkish and Iranian presidents, discusses Kashmir issue

PM Imran calls on Turkish and Iranian presidents, discusses Kashmir issue.

Iran says seized British-flagged tanker 'free' to leave

Vessel was impounded at Iran's Bandar Abbas port for allegedly failing to respond to distress calls

UK's Johnson says Iran behind attacks on Saudi oil sites

Iran denies responsibility for the attacks which were claimed by Iranian-back Huthi rebels in Yemen.

Rouhani heads to UN in quest to win Iran support against US

Rouhani said he would present an Iranian plan for peace in the Gulf to the UN General Assembly.

Pompeo says US mission is to avoid war with Iran but measures in place to deter

Tensions between Washington and Tehran have further escalated after an attack last weekend

FIFA orders Iran to allow women free access to football stadiums

FIFA travelled to Iran ahead of the weekend for talks on the matter of women.

Issue of attack on Saudi oil facility going in wrong direction: Iranian FM

I think its posturing. I think it's all going wrong direction in addressing this issue, said Zarif.

Iran warns any country that attacks will be 'main battlefield'

"We will never allow any war to encroach upon Iran's territory."

Trump announces sanctions but says won't strike Iran

The United States already maintains sweeping sanctions on Iran including on its central bank

Iran's Rouhani may skip UN meet over US visa delay

Rouhani and his delegation had been scheduled to travel to New York for the annual UN gathering

Saudi oil attacks an 'act of war', says Pompeo

Diplomats at the UN said experts were expected in the kingdom to lead an international inquiry.

Iran's Rouhani says Yemenis attacked Saudi oil sites as 'warning'

Washington said it has proof that Saturday's attacks on Saudi oil installations originated in Iran

Trump says not looking to meet Iran's Rouhani at UN meeting

Trump said he never rule anything out but he'd prefer not meeting him.

Iran supreme leader rules out negotiations with US

The UN General Assembly debate opens on September 24.

Iran says Rouhani and Trump won't be meeting at UN

Iran earlier condemned as "unacceptable" US accusations it was behind an attack on Saudi oil plants.

ISGS, NIGC sign revised agreement for Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project

The two countries will work together to find a viable solution to the project.

Iran says there will be no Rouhani-Trump meeting at U.N.

Tehran has repeatedly rejected such a meeting.

Iran dismisses U.S. claim it was behind Saudi oil strikes, says ready for war

Smoke is seen following a fire at Aramco facility in the eastern city of Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

Trump may meet Iran leader despite Saudi attacks: White House

Tehran-backed Huthi rebels in neighboring Yemen claimed Saturday's strikes.

Leaders of Turkey, Russia, Iran set to tackle Syria turmoil

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani have backed Assad against the rebels.

Iran dismisses US accusation over Saudi attack as 'meaningless'

The allegations over Saturday's strikes were meant to justify "future actions" against Iran.

Iran says it will adopt maximum crude output policy if U.S. lifts sanctions

Gas flares from an oil production platform at the Soroush oil fields in the Persian Gulf.

Crude oil price declined on expectation of Donald-Rouhani meeting

WTI crude oil futures fell 2.75% to $55.84 a barrel

Rouhani says US 'warmongering' against Iran will fail

Arch-foes Tehran and Washington have been at loggerheads since May last year

Three Australians detained in Iran

Iran has responded by resuming some prescribed nuclear activities.

Astronomers find top-secret US surveillance satellite as Trump shares image

Iran and the USA have a fractious relationship going back decades.

Iran to develop centrifuges for faster uranium enrichment

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during the cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran.

Seven crew members from tanker seized by Iran to be released

The ship has since been held offshore near Iran’s southern port of Bandar Abbas.

U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran space agencies

Trump withdrew from a 2015 multi-national nuclear deal with Iran, saying it did not go far enough.

FM Qureshi telephones Turkish, Iranian and Bangladeshi counterparts, apprised them on Kashmir issue

The foreign minister said that India has imposed curfew in the occupied valley since August 5.

Iran's Rouhani rules out any bilateral talks with US

Rouhani said Iran was ready to further reduce its commitments.

More than 100 killed in air strike on Yemen prison: ICRC

The ICRC rushed to the scene in the city of Dhamar with medical teams and hundreds of body bags.

Iran unveils new reconnaissance and attack drone

The newly launched UAV can carry different munitions and can climb to an altitude of 5,000 metres.

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

Tensions have spiked in the Gulf since May last year.

Iran shows off undamaged satellite after failed launch

Trump has offered to hold talks with Iran but Tehran says it must first get relief from U.S sanction

Iran goes further in breaching nuclear deal, IAEA report shows

Iran has threatened to take further steps by Sept. 6, such as enriching to 20%

Yemen government accuses UAE of launching air strikes on its troops

The clashes between separatists and government forces have raised concerns.

Yemen forces enter Aden after seizure by separatists

Abyan was the second southern province to be retaken by government forces

Iran says jails 2 for spying for Israel, including UK dual national

Iran says jails 2 for spying for Israel, including UK dual national

Iran tells US to take 'first step', end sanctions

Iran tells US to take 'first step', end sanctions

Trump ready to meet Iranian leader, raising hopes of breakthrough

Trump has put in place a policy of "maximum pressure" on Tehran over its disputed nuclear programme

Trump says 'too soon' to meet Iran's top diplomat

Trump insisted that Washington was interested only in curbing Iran's nuclear ambitions.

Iran's Zarif leaves G7 talks, unclear if progress made to ease tensions

Trump had pulled Washington out of Iran's internationally-brokered 2015 nuclear deal.

Iran foreign minister makes surprise visit to G7 summit

Zarif's presence had not been announced and represented a gamble by French host.

Iran's Zarif arrives for surprise G7 talks, no plan to meet US

European leaders have struggled to tamp down the brewing confrontation between Iran and the US.

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria to prevent Iranian drone attack: army

At 2330 (2030 GMT) anti-aircraft defences detected enemy targets from Golan.

Iran's Zarif says will see if scientist's death sentence can be delayed

Djalali had been on a business trip to Iran when he was arrested and sent to prison.

Iran says foreign minister Zarif to visit Macron in France

Iran's top diplomat started his global tour with a visit to Kuwait on Saturday.

US threatens visa ban on crew of Iran tanker

Iran responded by suspending some of its commitments under the nuclear deal.

Kashmir dispute 'should be resolved diplomatically': Iranian president

Hassan Rouhani called on India and Pakistan to prevent tensions and deaths of innocent people.

Iran supports Pakistan on occupied Kashmir dispute

Both the sides condemned the Indian serious human rights violations in occupied Kashmir.

Iran unveils 'upgraded missile defence system'

Western military analysts say Iran often exaggerates its weapons capabilities.

Iran 'favours' talks despite Trump snub

Rouhani said Iran was ready for talks regardless of whether or not the US was party to the deal

Iran unveils three new precision-guided missiles

The Yasin was a smart, guided missile with folding wings.

Iran 'favours' talks despite Trump snub

Twelve months on, Iran hit back by suspending some of its commitments under the deal.

UK joins US in Gulf mission after Iran taunts

Britain was also at pains to stress that it had not changed its broader policy towards Tehran.

Iran seizes third foreign ship in less than month

Ships have been attacked, drones downed and oil tankers seized since May.

US renews waivers for Iran civil nuclear projects

The projects include the Bushehr nuclear power plant.

Iran president says Zarif sanctions show US 'afraid' of top diplomat

"They are afraid of our foreign minister’s interviews," Rouhani said.

Iran says it's prepared for dialogue if Saudi Arabia also ready

Zarif also said Iran could hold similar talks with the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Iran says US rejected offer as 'not seeking dialogue'

If the US is really seeking an agreement... Iran can make the additional protocol into law

World powers meet Iran in Vienna to salvage nuclear deal

Trump pulled the US out of deal last year unilaterally, saying he wanted to negotiate a better one.

Iran frees nine Indian crew from seized tanker: India govt

The release left 21 other Indians in Iranian detention.

Top Khamenei aide says no talks with US under any circumstances

Dehghan said Iran would take action if the status of the strait were altered

Britain plans European-led Gulf force after tanker seizure

The United States pulled out of the nuclear deal last year.

Britain holds crisis talks after Iran seizes tanker

EU has condemned Iran's action and Hunt spoke to his French and German counterparts.

Iran announces arrests, death sentences as CIA spy ring busted

The suspects were arrested between March 2018 and March 2019.

Tehran dismisses US claim of destroying Iranian drone

The Revolutionary Guards said they would publish photos taken by one of their drones of USS Boxer.

Iran armed forces say all drones 'safely returned'

US President Donald Trump claimed an American naval vessel downed an Iranian drone.

Pakistan, Iran agree to expedite opening new border crossing points

The two sides shared the understating about their effective border management efforts

Iran says it has seized foreign tanker as Gulf tensions deepen

The Guards said the impounded ship was smuggling one million litres of fuel

From Iraq to Yemen, drones raise US alarm over Iranian plans

Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthis have significantly increased their UAV attacks in recent months

Iran's Zarif says US travel curbs on Iranian diplomats 'inhuman'

Zarif said he has had "no contact with anybody in the American government" while in New York.

Iran's top diplomat warns US is 'playing with fire'

"I think the United States is playing with fire," Zarif told NBC News.

EU holds Iran nuclear crisis talks as Tehran issues fresh threats

Iran piled fresh pressure on Europe, demanding concrete measures to give it relief from US sanctions

Iran ready to talk if U.S. lifts sanctions, Pompeo skeptical

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has said it is open to negotiations with Iran.

Rouhani says Iran ready to talk to US if sanctions lifted

Confrontations between Washington and Tehran have escalated

UK says Iran tanker will be freed after guarantees on destination

"Was told by FM Zarif that Iran wants to resolve issue and is not seeking to escalate."

Iran calls on Britain to release seized oil tanker immediately

Iran has warned of reciprocal measures if the tanker is not released.

US plans Gulf naval escorts after Iranians menace UK oil tanker

Pentagon said Thursday it was discussing military escorts for vessels in the Gulf.

US, UK will 'regret' seizing tanker off Gibraltar: Iran Guards

Britain's government said Iranian boats had attempted to "impede the passage" of British oil tanker.

Trump warns Iran sanctions will 'soon be increased substantially'

Donald Trump warned Wednesday that sanctions against Iran would soon be "increased substantially".

French envoy in Iran talks as Trump threatens to up sanctions

French President Emmanuel Macron's top diplomatic advisor met with Iran's president Wednesday.

Iran, Russia pour scorn on US moves at UN nuclear watchdog

Iran has said it will disregard certain limits under JCPOA as long as the remaining parties to deal

Iran welcomes French efforts to save nuclear deal

Tehran has been pushing the European signatories to the accord to protect Iran from U.S. sanctions

EU calls on Iran to reverse uranium enrichment and uphold nuclear deal

Iran has said it will boost its uranium enrichment in a few hours above a cap set by nuclear deal.

Iran passes uranium enrichment cap set by endangered deal

IAEA confirmed that Iran had enriched uranium to a level above the deal's cap.

Iran vows to respond to UK detaining oil tanker

Tehran denies this and claims the vessel was intercepted in international waters.

Iran 'better be careful' on nuclear enrichment: Trump

Donald Trump warned Iran on Sunday over its imminent breach of a uranium enrichment cap.

Iran set to exceed nuclear deal uranium enrichment cap

The Islamic republic also threatened to abandon more commitments unless a solution is found.

Iran demands Britain release oil tanker held in Gibraltar

The detention of the 330-metre (1,000-feet) Grace 1 comes at a sensitive time in Iran-EU ties

UNESCO adds Iranian forest to World Heritage List

Iran's only other natural site listed by UNESCO is the Lut Desert in the country's southwest.

Iran shows interest in import of 5 lac ton rice from Pakistan

Iran shows interest in import of 5 lac ton rice from Pakistan.

Iran condemns detention of oil supertanker in Gibraltar

Iran on Thursday condemned the "illegal interception" of one of its oil tankers in Gibraltar.

Iran to bypass uranium enrichment maximum despite calls for rethink

Iran ignored US and EU warnings and vowed to exceed within days the maximum uranium enrichment level

Trump warns Iran threats will 'come back to bite you'

Donald Trump warned Iran Wednesday its threats could "come back to bite".

Iran to exceed uranium enrichment limit from Sunday: Rouhani

"On July 7, our enrichment level will no longer be 3.67 percent."

EU, France, Germany and UK urge Iran to reverse uranium decision

Iran announced on May 8 that it would no longer respect the limit set on its enriched uranium.

Trump: Iran 'playing with fire' after nuclear deal limit breached

Iran exceeded a limit on enriched uranium reserves under a 2015 nuclear deal.

UN tells Iran to stick to nuclear deal after breaching cap

UN Secretary-General on Monday urged Iran to stick to its commitments under the nuclear deal.

Iran amasses more enriched uranium than allowed by nuclear deal

The step could have far-reaching consequences for diplomacy

Iran says it exceeds enriched uranium stockpile limit

The United States withdrew from the nuclear deal last year and reimposed biting sanctions on Iran

US deploys F-22 stealth fighters to Qatar amid Iran tensions

A photo handout showed five of the jets flying above the Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar.

Iran judges 'progress' made at nuclear meeting but 'still not enough'

Iran is on the verge of exceeding a limit on stockpiles of nuclear material foreseen under the JCPOA

Parties to Iran nuclear deal meet amid threat of collapse

Iran says it no longer feels bound by certain limits in the deal

Iran warns Trump against 'illusion' of short war

Zarif warned Donald Trump he was mistaken to think a war between their countries would be short.

Iran won't exceed uranium stockpile limit on Thursday

Iran said 10 days ago that it would surpass the agreed 300kg reserve of enriched uranium on June 27

Iran on course to exceed nuclear pact limit within days: diplomats

US withdrew from the pact last year under which Iran accepted curbs on its nuclear program.

Trump warns any conflict with Iran 'wouldn't last long'

Trump also hinted that any conflict would be waged with air strikes.

Iran tells UN it cannot save nuclear deal

Iran told the UN Security Council on Wednesday that it cannot "alone" save the nuclear deal.

Iran's Khamenei says nation will not retreat in face of US sanctions and 'insults'

Khamenei added that the US offer for negotiations is a deception.

Iran vows to ditch more nuclear curbs in war of words with US

Iran said it will further free itself from the 2015 nuclear deal in defiance of new US sanctions.

Trump warns of 'overwhelming' retaliation to any Iranian attack

Trump on Tuesday warned Iran that attack on US interests would trigger an "overwhelming" response.

Sanctioning Iran's Khamenei is an attack on the nation: govt spokesman

US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said that Zarif will be placed under sanctions this week

Iran in focus as new Pentagon chief heads to NATO

Iran has so far refused and instead warned it is ready to enrich uranium to a higher level

Iran says US sanctions rupture 'path to diplomacy'

Washington blamed the incidents on Iran, accusations Tehran vehemently denies.

US hits Iran's supreme leader Khamenei with sanctions

United States imposed sanctions Monday against Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

UN Security Council urges dialogue, end to US-Iran tensions

The UN Security Council on Monday called for dialogue and measures to end tensions in the Gulf.

Pompeo asks allies to step up on Iran surveillance

Pompeo encouraged Saudi Arabia and the UAE to do more to ensure maritime surveillance with Iran.

Pompeo meets Saudi king for Iran crisis talks

Pompeo described Saudi Arabia and the UAE as "two great allies in the challenge that Iran presents".

Iran says new US sanctions will have 'no impact'

Tensions between Washington and Tehran flared after Iranian forces on Thursday shot down a US drone

Pompeo arrives in Saudi Arabia for Iran crisis talks

Pompeo added the Middle East stops on his way to a previously scheduled visit to India.

Iran and US trade barbs ahead of new sanctions

Both sides say they want to avoid going to war, but tensions have spiralled as a series of incidents

Pompeo heads to Saudi Arabia, UAE for Iran crisis talks

Mike Pompeo said Sunday he will visit Saudi Arabia and the UAE for Iran crisis talks.

Rouhani says US drone's 'intrusion' stokes tensions in Gulf

Rouhani reiterated that this American aggression is the start of new tensions by them in the region