Updated: 2 hours 10 min ago
17,000 local security forces have been trained, as well as an additional 5,000 police and demining personnel.
Washington’s harshest sanctions will come back into effect on November 4, by which date the Trump administration hopes to decimate Iran’s oil export market.
Does the death of Dr. Aziz Asbar represent a new phase in targeting an Iran-Damascus weapons program?
Dr. Aziz Asbar was one of the directors of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Center, responsible for long-range rockets and chemical weapons programs
US President Donald Trump's decision in May to pull the United States out of the nuclear deal gives most companies until Aug. 7 to complete ongoing business with Iran before new US sanctions apply.
Sources said it is "Worth taking this opportunity to push toward a meeting between the two leaders."
A coalition spokesman said hard core ISIS fighters, including foreign fighters, still remain in the Euphrates river valley.
Hundreds have rallied in cities across the country, including Tehran, Isfahan and Karaj, according to videos posted on social media.
Khan married the British socialite Jemima Goldsmith in 1995. Goldsmith is not Jewish, but has ethnic Jewish roots and recounts being “made familiar with Jewish tradition."
A roundup of this week's Arab media.
The tensions come as Israel warned it will oppose any Iranian attempt to block the Bab al-Mandab straits at the south end of the Red Sea.
After weeks of intensive Russian-backed bombing, the Syrian army seized the lush agricultural territory that was once controlled by a group affiliated to Islamic State.
Activists on social media hope to raise awareness for thousands of missing people kidnapped by ISIS in 2014, hold events around the world and online
Eyewitnesses reported protestors throwing stones and fires burning at the sites of the demonstrations, and security forces using tear gas and water cannons against the demonstrators
The malicious messages arrived in June and appeared to target human rights activists.
The arrests are at odds with the progressive image the government has projected this year under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Iranian lawmakers want Rouhani to explain why, after more than two years of signing a nuclear deal, Iranian banks still only have limited access to global financial services.
New footage of Israeli strikes against Iranian targets in Syria released.
After an all-caps tweet, what does the United States president have planned for Iran?
"How can Trump prove to the Iranian nation that his comments of last night reflect a true intention for negotiation and have not been expressed for populist gains?"