UNESCO sites, desert treks, ski and shopping jaunts – these are among the attractions drawing millions each year to Iran. Still, all is not smooth sailing.
An additional decade of sanctions would neglect the nuclear deal and 'the Islamist Republic would definitely react to it,' Iran's supreme leader says.
Iranian supreme leader warns against any foreign funding and interference leading up to the May 2017 election.
Iran's supreme leader warns the hardline former president's candidacy would increase divisions in the Islamic Republic.
Commentators suggest the firebrand populist will run in next year's elections, but Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's instruction effectively destroys his chances.
The Shi'ite leader's comment comes after a U.S. Navy ship fired warning shots towards an Iranian craft that had approached two U.S. ships, Pentagon says.
The supreme leader accuses the U.S. of failing to keep its end of the deal, saying that sanctions are only being removed incrementally and foreign companies aren't yet investing in Iran.
Tehran’s alliance with the Taliban to create a buffer against ISIS helps show that the Iranian leadership is anything but monolithic.
Ahmad Jannati, an outspoken critic of President Rohani's policies, will lead the assembly that is expected to choose the successor to Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei.
After decades of detachment, Iranians are particularly anxious over Donald Trump, who has bitter criticized last year's nuclear accord between world powers and Iran.