Dozens killed in stampede at Iranian commander’s funeral

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks at a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, in October last year. Credit: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty ImagesIran's...

US drone strike against top Iranian commander threatens spiral of violence in Middle East

The Pentagon announced the US had carried out the attack near Baghdad airport, describing it as "decisive defensive action to protect US personnel abroad."In...

US drone strike ordered by Trump kills top Iranian commander in Baghdad

Later, while at a Miami church for an Evangelicals for Trump event, the President said: "He was planning a very major attack and we...

Iran’s top general Soleimani killed in US strike

The killing of Soleimani could mark the “first step towards the end” of the Iran nuclear deal, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas warned on Monday,...

Coalition denies report that airstrike hit Iran-backed paramilitary forces in Iraq

The Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) had said that an airstrike killed and wounded several of its forces near northern Baghdad's Taji camp."The Coalition did...

Trump vulnerable to Iranian revenge in US election year

Logically -- and Iran's leaders are intensely pragmatic in that far-sighted way -- Tehran will likely calibrate its vowed "harsh revenge" response to the...

Mourners throng the car carrying the body of Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani during a funeral procession for Soleimani and Iraqi paramilitary leader Abu Mahdi...

Trump and Rouhani trade warnings after killing of top general

Rouhani said earlier Americans would face consequences for killing Soleimani "not only today, but also in the coming years."Rouhani's remarks came on the same...

Tensions between US and Iran continue to escalate after US airstrike kills Qasem Soleimani

The killing of Soleimani could mark the “first step towards the end” of the Iran nuclear deal, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas warned on Monday,...

Exclusive: Iran’s response to US will be military — Khamenei’s adviser

In an exclusive interview with CNN in Tehran, the adviser -- Maj. Gen. Hossein Dehghan -- made the most specific and direct threat yet...

Iran’s military threat: The US can’t protect everything

In an exclusive CNN interview on Sunday, Maj. Gen. Hossein Dehghan -- the military adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei -- said...

Crowds swarm Tehran to mourn slain Iran military leader Soleimani

The killing of Soleimani could mark the “first step towards the end” of the Iran nuclear deal, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas warned on Monday,...

Iran’s response to the US may happen slowly and that’s more concerning

One message is coming from Iran and its allies (from Qasem Soleimani's daughter to Iran's foreign minister and the head of Hezbollah in Lebanon):...

Iraq has voted to expel US troops. Whether they’ll actually be kicked out is...

Fears of Iraq once again turning into a battleground are widespread. Tensions in the Middle East have risen dramatically in the aftermath of the...

Was the US killing of Qasem Soleimani legal?

But targeted killings are permitted under international law in only very narrow circumstances, and some legal experts are skeptical that the White House's justification...

Iranians mourn slain general

The mourners clutched photographs of Soleimani, a revered and powerful figure who headed the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps elite Quds Force and led Iran's...

Iran drives another stake into the heart of the nuclear deal

But while declaring its independence from the JCPOA, Iran has not articulated any intention to race towards weapons-grade uranium.After a cabinet meeting in Tehran,...

Iranian foreign minister accuses US of ‘state terrorism’

Zarif said the Trump administration's decision to abandon the nuclear deal Tehran negotiated with world powers and embrace hardline policies against Iran "destroyed stability"...

The latest on the US-Iran crisis

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks at a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, in October last year. Credit: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty ImagesIran's...

Huge crowds flood Tehran streets for Soleimani’s funeral, calling for revenge and retaliation

The mourners clutched photographs of Soleimani, a revered and powerful figure who headed the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps elite Quds Force and led Iran's...