The image was stark: a silent, solitary figure standing in passive defiance to the Turkish prime minister's demand for protesters to clear Taksim Square in central Istanbul.Full story
Iran's newly elected president showcased his reform-leaning image Monday by promising a "path of moderation" that includes greater openness on Tehran's nuclear program and overtures to Washington. He also made clear where he draws the line: No halt to uranium enrichment and no direct U.S. dialogue w Full story
DUBAI (Reuters) - President-elect Hassan Rohani held out the prospect on Monday of better relations between Iran and the world, including the United States, and progress on resolving the nuclear dispute. Full story
Iranian voters are heading to the polls to elect a new president, reports NBC's Ali Arouzi. The country's current president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is barred from the election.
Rachel Maddow reports on the campaign for the presidency of Iran, from hours-long marathon debates to the role of impassioned weeping by candidates.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announces his country "has gone nuclear" as Iran starts production at two uranium mines and a yellow-cake plant. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
In an interview with an Egyptian newspaper, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says Iran is "already a nuclear state," and that Iran has no intention of launching an attack on Israel. Danielle Pletka, American Enterprise Institute, offers insight.
Iran says that the construction phase of the country's new space launch center is almost complete. Meanwhile, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he's willing to be the country's first man in space. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
epa03749730 A handout picture made available by the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad official website shows president Ahmadinejad greets Iranian president-elect Hassan Rowhani in Tehran, Iran, 18 June 2013. Reformist Hassan Rowhani, 64, has won Iran's presidential election with more than 50 p
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gestures during a news conference in New York, September 24, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, center, meets with participants of a conference on the Holocaust, as two anti-Zionist Rabbis sit at foreground, in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006. Participants at a conference questioning whether the Holocaust took place praised Iran's hard-line president