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Stories with person: Hassan Rouhani
  • Iran's moderates emerge from runoff with most seats story has photos
    Updated: Apr-30-16 11:03 am

    TEHRAN, Iran - Iranian moderates and reformists who support President Hassan Rouhani and last year's landmark nuclear deal have failed to secure a majority after parliamentary runoff elections but the bloc will retain the highest number of seats, followed by hard-liners and independents.

  • Iran votes in parliamentary runoff as rare shooting wounds 4 story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-16 12:05 pm

    TEHRAN, Iran - Iranians voted Friday in the country's parliamentary runoff elections, a key poll that will decide how much power allies of moderate President Hassan Rouhani will have in the next legislature after the landmark nuclear deal with world powers.

  • South Korea's president to visit Iran for 1st summit talks 
    Updated: Apr-18-16 5:21 am

    SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea's president is to visit Iran early next month for what would be the two countries' first summit talks, her office said Monday.

  • Air France resumes flights to Iran after 8 years 
    Updated: Apr-17-16 3:35 pm

    TEHRAN, Iran - Air France resumed flights to Iran Sunday after last year's landmark deal to curb Iranian nuclear activities, as part of larger French and European efforts to rebuild trade ties long frozen by sanctions.

  • Turkey and Iran seek closer economic cooperation story has photos
    Updated: Apr-16-16 1:15 pm

    ISTANBUL - Turkey and Iran agreed Saturday to boost economic cooperation between their neighboring nations, aiming to triple their trade to reach $30 billion annually, Turkey's president said.

  • Islamic leaders pledge to combat terrorism, sectarianism story has photos
    Updated: Apr-15-16 3:32 pm

    ISTANBUL - A two-day summit bringing together leaders of the Islamic world concluded in the Turkish city of Istanbul with a pledge to combat terrorism and overcome sectarian divide.

  • Iran and Italy sign several deals during visit by PM Renzi story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 2:41 pm

    TEHRAN, Iran - Iran and Italy signed a series of bilateral agreements during a visit by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Tehran on Monday, signaling both countries' desire to restore ties following this year's implementation of the Iran nuclear deal.

  • Iranian opposition leader under house arrest demands trial 
    Updated: Apr-09-16 3:05 pm

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - An Iranian opposition leader who has been under house arrest since 2011 has asked President Hassan Rouhani to lobby for an open trial.