Washington Post: For an event that would turn a page in American history, former president Jimmy Carter has agreed in principle to host former Iranian president Mohammad Khatami for talks during his visit to the United States starting this week.
Reuters: MTN, sub-Saharan Africa's biggest cell phone operator, unveiled a first-half profit in line with its own forecast as it pushed into new markets but cut a key target for a risky new venture in Iran.
Washington Post: Iranian nuclear specialists have begun enriching a new batch of uranium in an apparent act of defiance just days ahead of a U.N. Security Council deadline for Tehran to stop such work or face the prospect of economic sanctions, officials in Washington and European capitals who have been monitoring Iran's efforts said yesterday.
AFP : Iran's refusal to comply with a UN demand to freeze its uranium enrichment activities by Thursday is expected to be taken up by the Security Council in mid-September, Britain's UN envoy said Tuesday.
Associated Press : Iran's hard-line president on Tuesday challenged the authority of the U.N. Security Council as Iran faces a deadline to halt its uranium enrichment or face economic and political sanctions.
AFP : European Union foreign policy chief Javier Solana is trying to set up a meeting with Iran's top nuclear negotiator as a deadline approaches for Tehran to suspend uranium enrichment, an EU diplomat said Tuesday.
AFP : France is ready to renew dialogue with Iran on ending the standoff over its nuclear program but will continue to insist that Tehran suspend uranium enrichment, Foreign Minister Philippe Douste-Blazy said Tuesday.
Reuters : The managing director of an Iranian daily has been acquitted of insulting Iran's Azeri minority, four months after the newspaper was banned for a cartoon that sparked protests, an official said on Monday.
Reuters: Iran and Syria should not isolate themselves from the international community but instead work towards building a lasting peace in the Middle East, French President Jacques Chirac said on Monday. In a speech to French ambassadors, Chirac called Iran "a great country" and urged it to negotiate with world powers over its nuclear ambitions.
Iran. July 24, 2018. New Round of Truck Drivers’ Nationwide Strike
Yasuj, Iran. July 23, 2018. New Round of Truck Drivers’ Nationwide Strike
Torbat-E Jam, Iran. July 23, 2018. New Round of Truck Drivers’ Nationwide Strike
Yazd, Iran. July 23, 2018. New Round of Truck Drivers’ Nationwide Strike
Iran, Tehran – Anti-Regime Chants in Protest, June 25
Iran, Tehran – Major Protest With Chants of ‘We Will Fight, We Will Die, but We’ll Take Back Iran’
Iran, Tehran – Chants of ‘Death to the Dictator’, June 25
Iran, Tehran – Clashes Between People and Security Forces, June 25
Iran, Tehran – People Defend Themselves in Protest, June 25
North Khorasan Province, Iran. May 22, 2018, the Nationwide Strike of Heavy Truck Drivers
Yazd, Iran. May 22, 2018, the Nationwide Strike of Heavy Truck Drivers
Bandar Abbas, Iran. May 22, 2018, the Nationwide Strike of Heavy Truck Drivers
Pasargadae, Iran. May 22, 2018, the Nationwide Strike of Heavy Truck Drivers
Iran-Bandar Lengeh, May 22, 2018, the Nationwide Strike of Heavy Truck Drivers
Iran-Isfahan, May 22, 2018, the Nationwide Strike of Heavy Truck Drivers