Iranian boats 'tried to intercept British tanker'

Armed Iranian boats are reported to have tried to intercept a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz - before being driven off by a Royal Navy ship.Media reports quoting US officials said the tanker was asked to stop ...

11 Jul 2019

Iranian boats 'tried to intercept British tanker'

Iran announces new breach of nuclear deal

Iran has announced it will break a limit set on uranium enrichment, in breach of the landmark 2015 deal designed ...

07 Jul 2019

France and Iran to look at conditions for talks

France and Iran have agreed to look at conditions for resuming talks to try to save Tehran's nuclear deal with ...

07 Jul 2019

Tehran fumes as Britain seizes Iranian oil tanker over Syria sanctions

British Royal Marines seized a giant Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar on Thursday for trying to take oil to Syria ...

05 Jul 2019

82 people missing after boat sinks off Tunisian coast

A boat carrying 86 migrants has sank in the Mediterranean - and 82 people have been reported missing.Fishermen came across ...

05 Jul 2019

'Air strike kills 40' at Libya migrant centre

At least 40 people have been killed by an air strike that hit a migrant detention centre in Libya, officials ...

03 Jul 2019

Iran ‘never seeks war’ with US, says Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani said Iran “never seeks war” with the US, state media reported Wednesday amid a spike in tensions between the ...

26 Jun 2019

Iran dismisses new US sanctions, calls White House 'retarded'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dismissed new U.S. sanctions on Iran’s Supreme Leader ...

26 Jun 2019

Iran denies being hit by US cyber attack

Iran said Monday that no cyber attack against the Islamic republic has ever ...

24 Jun 2019

US 'launched cyber-attack on Iran weapons systems'

The US launched a cyber-attack on Iranian weapons systems on Thursday as ...

23 Jun 2019

Iran says it will respond firmly to any US threat: Tasnim

Iran said on Saturday it would respond firmly to any U.S. threat ...

22 Jun 2019

Saudi seeks oil supply protection as US and Iran face off

Saudi Arabia called for swift action to secure Gulf energy supplies and ...

16 Jun 2019

Iran calls US oil tanker accusation 'unfounded'

Iran says it "categorically rejects" US claims that it is behind attacks ...

14 Jun 2019