Amnesty International says they are “very concerned” for the welfare of a British-Australian academic who is being held in detention in one of Iran’s most notorious prisons.
Australian diplomatic officials have visited a British-Australian academic in detention in Iran, confirming reports that she has been moved to a notorious desert prison.
The chairman of the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has condemned the Iranian regime after a British-Australian academic detained in the country was reportedly moved to a notorious desert prison.
Iran has launched underground ballistic missiles as part of an exercise involving a mock aircraft carrier in the Strait of Hormuz, state television reported.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called a visit by the new prime minister of Iraq “a turning point” in relations between the countries and vowed to continue supporting the neighbouring nation.
A misaligned missile battery, miscommunication between troops and their commanders and a decision to fire without authorisation all led to Iran’s Revolutionary Guard shooting down a Ukrainian jetliner in January, according to a new report.
The cause of a fire at Iran’s Natanz nuclear site is known, but will not be made public at this time due to “security reasons”, a security spokesman said.
A fire and an explosion struck a building above Iran’s underground Natanz nuclear enrichment facility early on Thursday.
Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the US drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad, a local prosecutor reportedly said.
An explosion that shook Iran’s capital came from an area in the eastern mountains which analysts believe hides an underground tunnel system and missile production sites, satellite photographs show.
Iran test fired cruise missiles in a naval exercise in the Gulf of Oman and northern Indian Ocean, state media has reported.
Turkey has reiterated its opposition to US sanctions on neighbouring Iran, saying the coronavirus pandemic has shown that the world needs greater co-operation and solidarity.
The moment of opportunity to secure the permanent release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe from jail in Iran “is almost gone”, her husband has said.
The former foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt said he supports extending the United Nations (UN) arms embargo on Iran, which is set to expire in October this year.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has gone through “psychological torture”, her husband has said as a decision on her freedom from a Tehran jail was delayed again.
Iran’s parliament elected a former mayor of Tehran tied to the Revolutionary Guard as its next speaker, solidifying hardline control of the body as tensions between the US and the Islamic Republic remain high over its collapsed nuclear deal.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s anxious wait over whether she will be pardoned is set to continue after her family hoped they were on “the cusp of potentially good news”.
Iran’s president urged his Cabinet to speed up harsher laws in so-called honour killings, after a particularly disturbing murder of a 14-year-old girl by her father shocked the nation.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s family have said they are on the “cusp of potentially good news” as they await a decision on whether she will be granted clemency.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s release from a Tehran jail has been extended until there is a decision on clemency, according to her husband.
Iranian authorities said 77 people have died amid 2,336 cases of the new coronavirus in the Islamic Republic.
An activist group says Wikipedia’s Farsi-language website appears to be disrupted in Iran after a close confidant to the country’s supreme leader died of the Covid-19 strain of coronavirus.
An upcoming talk in the Aberdeen will discuss the background of current tensions in Iran.
A BP engineer has been named amoung the UK victims of of today’s Ukrainian International Airlines crash in Iran.
The director of the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) has defended his decision to go ahead with a major exhibition on Iran amid an escalating international row centred on the country.
Rose McGowan has said her tweet that apologised to Iran on behalf of the US for “disrespecting their flag and people” in the wake of an air strike that killed the country’s top general was not anti-American.
A rocket at an Iranian space centre that was to conduct a satellite launch apparently exploded on its launch pad, satellite images show.
Singer Joss Stone said she has been deported from Iran – “breaking a little piece of my heart”.
Twitter has removed almost 5,000 accounts it believes are linked to the Iranian government with the aim of manipulating conversations about political and social issues.
Iran’s foreign minister has suggested charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe could be released as part of a prisoner swap.