Skip to content

Iran

Latest Stories

Mideast Iran U.S..JPEG-070d1.jpg

Mideast Iran U.S..JPEG-070d1.jpg

Iranian women chant slogans while holding anti-U.S. placards during a demonstration in front of the former U.S. Embassy, during Ashoura, when Muslim Shiites mark the death of 7th century Imam Hussein, in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. Thousands of Iranians chanted “Down with America” at an anti-U.S. rally on Tuesday marking the anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, just days ahead of a key meeting between the two nations’ top diplomats over Iran’s controversial nuclear program. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

10312014_b4-carli-acid-mulla8201.jpg

10312014_b4-carli-acid-mulla8201.jpg

Illustration on acid attacks on women in Iran by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

Mideast Iran.JPEG-03c9a.jpg

Mideast Iran.JPEG-03c9a.jpg

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a debate on a vote of confidence for his choice for new minister of Science, Research and Technology Mahmoud Nili Ahmadabadi, in an open session of parliament in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

Iran hangs woman.jpg

Iran hangs woman.jpg

Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged in Iran Oct. 25, 2014 for murdering the man she said was trying to rape her. (Image: National Council of Resistance of Iran)

10222014_gas-003-10211600-18201.jpg

10222014_gas-003-10211600-18201.jpg

Crude prices have plunged by 25 percent since June, making it painful or uneconomic for producers in Russia, Venezuela and Iran, for the pioneering shale oil drillers in America's heartland and for Canada's oil sands extractors. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Iran Acid Victim.jpg

Iran Acid Victim.jpg

Image: National Council of Resistance of Iran

105_2014_obama-us-israel-48201.jpg

105_2014_obama-us-israel-48201.jpg

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu agrees with President Obama that the Islamic State should be defeated but sees Iran as a much larger danger. (Associated Press)

9_302014_b1-may8201.jpg

9_302014_b1-may8201.jpg

Illustration on Iran's continued nuclear weapons development by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

20140921-national-news-cover.jpg

20140921-national-news-cover.jpg

National Edition News cover for September 21, 2014 - Iran's Quds Force aiding Iraqi Shiites with Obama administration's blessing: In this Sept. 22, 2011 photo, members of Iran's Revolutionary Guard march in front of the mausoleum of the late Iranian revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, just outside Tehran, Iran, during armed an forces parade marking the 31st anniversary of the start of the Iraq-Iran war. Among the many mysteries inside Iran's ruling hierarchy, the Quds Force, which sits atop the vast military and industrial network of the Revolutionary Guard, has a special place in the shadows. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

2_mideast-iran-nuclearjpeg-04422_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

2_mideast-iran-nuclearjpeg-04422_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gestures as he speaks during a press conference in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, June 14, 2014. Rouhani says the international sanctions regime has crumbled and will not be rebuilt even if Iran and world powers fail to reach a final nuclear deal by a July 20 deadline. Iran and the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council plus Germany reached an interim deal in November that limited Iran's uranium enrichment program in exchange for the easing of some sanctions. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

d134b18b78dadf1b590f6a706700c313_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

d134b18b78dadf1b590f6a706700c313_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry leaves the hotel where closed-door nuclear talks on Iran take place in Vienna, Austria, , Monday, July 14, 2014. Secretary of State John Kerry was deep in discussions Monday with Iran's top diplomat to try to get faltering nuclear negotiations moving before Sunday's deadline for a comprehensive agreement. The talks in Vienna came a day after Kerry and the foreign ministers of Britain, France and Germany failed to reach a breakthrough on uranium enrichment and other issues standing in the way of a deal that would curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for the end of nuclear-related sanctions on Tehran. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

austria-iran-nuclear-talksjpeg-0454f_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

austria-iran-nuclear-talksjpeg-0454f_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks to the media after closed-door nuclear talks on Iran take place in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Secretary of State John Kerry says he's headed back to Washington today for consultations about extending the nuclear talks between Iran and world powers. Kerry says there's some progress in the talks but also "very real gaps" that will require a lot of work to overcome. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

2_Mideast_Iran_Election_Cork_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

2_Mideast_Iran_Election_Cork_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

FILE - This Sept. 21, 2008, file photo shows Iranian basij paramilitary volunteers, affiliated to the elite Revolutionary Guard, attending a parade ceremony, marking the 28th anniversary of the onset of the Iran-Iraq war (1980-1988), in front of the mausoleum of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, just outside Tehran, Iran.

a25180fb9c1bf31b590f6a706700f3be_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

a25180fb9c1bf31b590f6a706700f3be_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry leaves a press conference after closed-door nuclear talks on Iran in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Intense negotiations with Iran have yielded “tangible progress,” U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday, but significant gaps remain ahead of a July 20 target date for a deal meant to put firm curbs on Tehran’s nuclear activities in exchange for an end to sanctions. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

20140714edcmc-a.jpg

20140714edcmc-a.jpg

The Iran Nuclear Compliance Meter (Illustration by Paul Combs of the Tribune Media Services)

20140630-national-news-cover.jpg

20140630-national-news-cover.jpg

National Edition News cover for June 30, 2014 - To change Iran, a rally of strange bedfellows: Maryam Rajavi, the leader of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, addresses thousands of exiled Iranians in Villepinte, north of Paris, Friday June 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Rermy de la Mauviniere)

6_292014_rally-28201_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

6_292014_rally-28201_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Exiled Iranians gathered in Villepinte, France, to listen to Maryam Rajavi, the leader of the National Council of Resistance of Iran. (Associated Press)

6_292014_rally8201.jpg

6_292014_rally8201.jpg

Maryam Rajavi, the leader of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, said the message of the rally Friday in France was that the "religious fascism" governing Iran "must be overthrown." (Associated Press)

6_292014_rally-28201.jpg

6_292014_rally-28201.jpg

Exiled Iranians gathered in Villepinte, France, to listen to Maryam Rajavi, the leader of the National Council of Resistance of Iran. (Associated Press)

71b66af4bf471612540f6a7067006bd2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

71b66af4bf471612540f6a7067006bd2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

FILE - In this March 19, 1987 file photo, President Ronald Reagan taps his forehead at the White House while responding to a reporter's question during a news conference at which he said he never deliberately lied to the public, despite admitting to a misstatement about Israeli involvement in the Iran-Contra affair. In a 1986 radio address admitting to missteps in the Iran-Contra scandal, the president famously said "mistakes were made" - a passive acknowledgement of wrongdoing that didn't directly implicate anyone. (AP Photo/Dennis Cook, File)