Hope, and fear, as US Gulf allies look to Trump
US Gulf allies are looking at Donald Trump to tilt Washington in their favour, analysts say, but fear a dangerous void if the incoming president goes so far as to tear up the Iran nuclear deal.
Putin, Rouhani welcome Aleppo 'victory'
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin welcomed the "Syrian army's victory against the terrorists in Aleppo" during a late-night phone call, Iranian media reported on Sunday.
OPEC deal boosts Iran budget
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani presented his budget Sunday, with OPEC's decision to cut production helping to boost its expected oil revenues.
Iran's Rouhani: Trump cannot reverse nuclear deal
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said there was "no possibility" of its nuclear deal with world powers being overturned by US president-elect Donald Trump despite his threat to rip it up.
Iran must be hospitable to foreign investors say Rouhani
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Thursday that his country must be hospitable to foreign businessmen, two days after a high-profile Iranian-American and his father were jailed for 10 years as spies.
Rouhani uses UN address to hit US over nuclear deal
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used an address at the United Nations Thursday to accuse the United States of failing to fully implement the nuclear deal and demand that Washington comply immediately.
Iran announces May 19 presidential election
Iran's Guardian Council announced Wednesday that next year's presidential election will take place on May 19 with embattled incumbent Hassan Rouhani expected to run for a second term.