Regions / Iran
Alleged would-be assassin Manssor Arbabsiar may have been more interested in cashing in on a drug deal than pulling off acts of terrorism.
In the event of war, Iran's missiles could wreak havoc with Saudi Arabia.
Shifting the Iranian threat into high gear in time for the election.
Could Iran possibly believe that its nuclear program is advanced enough to deter American military retaliation for the alleged assassination plot?
The United States alleges an Iranian plot to trade money and drugs with a Mexican cartel in exchange for assassinating Saudi and Israeli diplomats.
Were unsafe construction practices used to build Iran's first nuclear energy facility, Bushehr?
Iran's need for uranium to treat its cancer patients with radiation provides a diplomatic opening in its nuclear program.
Arguing that Iran won't possess nuclear weapons soon only makes disarmament advocates look like they're putting off the inevitable.
In this excerpt from a new graphic novel, a young protester goes missing after a mass demonstration in the aftermath of Iran's 2009 elections.
As a smaller power, Iran is in no position to strike back at the West over the death of nuclear scientist Darioush Rezaie.