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Visit of his Excellency Mohammad Mossadegh, Prime Minister of Iran, to the United States of America, October 6 to November 18, 1951. - Truman Library

Chronology
U.S. Iran Relations, 1906-2002 (PBS Frontline)
U.S.-Iran Relations Since World War II (CFR)
Iran & the United States (NY Times)
US-Iran relations: A brief guide (BBC)

1953 Coup (US-UK)
The Secret CIA History of the Iran Coup, 1953 (National Security Archives)-200-page document written in March 1954 by Dr. Donald Wilber, one of the operation's chief planners.
CIA Confirms Role in 1953 Iran Coup (NSA)-recently published documents
NY Times Special Report of CIA in Iran-The CIA history of operation TPAJAX disclosed by James Risen.
C.I.A. Destroyed Files on 1953 Iran Coup (NY Times)
Iran was our puppet state (The Guardian)President Eisenhower and Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, December 13, 1954 - Eisenhower Library
MI6: Fifty Years of Special Operations (The Guardian)
The spectre of Operation Ajax (The Guardian)

US-Iran Relations 1969-1972
Press Release
Summary
Foreign Relations of the United States 1969-1972, Iran

US-Iran Relations 1964-1968
Summary
Foreign Relations of the United States 1964-1968, Volume XXII, IranGuadeloupe Summit: President Jimmy Carter, President Francois Mitterrand, Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, British Prime Minister James Callaghan, 01/05/1979. The Shah flees Iran for Egypt on January 16th 1979. - Jimmy Carter Library

Diplomatic Visits
Presidential Visits Abroad: Iran
Secretaries Travel Abroad: Iran

History of Ties
Office of the Historian: Iran


Hostage Crisis
20 Years after the Hostages: Declassified Documents on Iran and the United States (National Security Archives)
Iran: The Making of U.S. Policy, 1977-1980
U.S. Hostages in Iran (Timeline of Events)
CIA Documents from Tehran Embassy
Documents From the US Espionage Den
Letter from Jimmy Carter to Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini regarding the Release of the Iranian Hostages, 11/06/1979
Excerpts from an Iran Hostage's Diary (Jimmy Carter Library and Museum)
The Hostage Crisis in Iran (Jimmy Carter Library and Museum)
The Iran Project and the Struggle for Iran radio documentaryPresident Carter and Vice President Mondale in the Oval Office during the hostage crisis - Jimmy Carter Library
Jimmy Carter and the 1979 Decision to Admit the Shah into the United States
444 Days: America Reacts (PBS)
Militants storm US embassy in Tehran - BBC (November 4, 1979)
In pictures: Iran hostage crisis (BBC)
Tehran hostage rescue mission fails - BBC (April 25, 1980)
Carter discusses failed hostage rescue attempt - History Channel (April 25, 1980)
The Hostage Rescue Attempt In Iran, April 24-25, 1980
The Hostage Rescue Attempt coverage (Kayhan)
Eight Americans die in President's most disastrous night - The Guardian (April 26, 1980)Imam Khomeini - Founder of Islamic Republic
White House call sparks concerns - BBC (April 30, 1980)
Operation Eagle Claw
We Planned A Three-Day Takeover of U.S. Embassy (Kayhan)
The Algiers Accords (January 19, 1981)
Stamps issued to commemorate the takeover of the US embassy
Tehran frees US hostages after 444 days - BBC (January 21, 1981)
The Reagans greet freed hostage Bruce Laingen at the White House (January 27, 1981)
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Warren Christopher on Iran's Release of Hostages - History Channel (January 21, 1981)
Former U.S. Embassy Hostage Dialogues With a Tehran Student Hostage Taker
- Washington Report (October/November 1998)
The hostages disembark Freedom One- DOD Photo - January 27, 1981
Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary Part I - NPR (November 3, 1999)
Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary Part II - NPR (November 4, 1999)
Iran Hostage Crisis Anniversary Part III - NPR (November 5, 1999)
Exhibition opens in former US embassy - The Guardian (November 5, 2001)
Court rejects Iran hostage claim - BBC (June 14, 2004)
Iran holds siege anniversary demo - BBC (November 3, 2004)
Remembering the Iran hostage crisis - BBC (November 4, 2004)
25th Anniversary of the Iran Hostage Crisis - NPR (November 4, 2004)Bruce Laingen, charge d'affaires at the American embassy in Teheran  and President Reagan, January 27, 1981 - Reagan Library
Former Hostage Recalls Iran Crisis - NPR (November 5, 2004)
U.S. Embassy Hostage Crisis in Tehran (NBC)
US embassy cables: US hits out at Iranian negotiators in 1979 (The Guardian)
US embassy cables: US optimistic moderates would prevail before Iranian embassy siege (The Guardian)
Justices Reject Appeal Seeking Payments for Ex-Iran Hostages (NY Times)
James Vaught: Hostage rescue effort was a 'successful failure' (The Age)
'Canadian Caper' no secret to some in Iran (CBC)
Iranian Regime documentary in response to ARGO (Video)

President Reagan holds a National Security Council meeting on the Persian Gulf with National Security Advisor Colin Powell in the Oval Office. 4/18/88 - Reagan Library

Iran-Iraq War
US and British Support for Hussein Regime (Global Policy Forum)
US helped as Saddam plotted chemical attacks, report says (The Guardian)
CIA Files Prove America Helped Saddam as He Gassed Iran (FP)
Rumsfeld 'offered help to Saddam' (The Guardian)
Arming Iraq and the Path to War, by John King
NSA, Crypto AG, and the Iraq-Iran Conflict
Seized Iranian Ship Scuttled by U.S. Forces - LA Times (September 26, 1987)
President Reagan's letter to Congress on US Air Strike in the Persian Gulf (October 10, 1987)One of the darkest days of US-Iran relations: The US Navy sinks the Sahand in the Persian Gulf. Sabalan, Sahand's sister ship was badly damaged - April 18, 1988
President Reagan's statement on the United States Reprisal Against Iran (October 19, 1987)
Fitzwater's Statement on the US Military Strike in the Persian Gulf (April 18, 1988)
President Reagan's letter to Congress on US Military Strike in the Persian Gulf (April 19, 1988)
President Reagan's Statement on the Destruction of an Iranian Jetliner by the US Navy Over the Persian Gulf (July 3, 1988)
President Reagan's letter to Congress on the Destruction of an Iranian Jetliner
by the US Navy Over the Persian Gulf (July 4, 1988)

Mistaken Identity Plane Crash - National Geographic (Video)On July 3, 1988, the USS Vincennes (CG 49) shoots down an Iranian passenger jet near the Straits of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf. - US Navy
The July 1988 Shooting Down of Iran Air Flight 655
The USS Vincennes: Public War, Secret War
An eye-for-an-eye?
The forgotten story of Iran Air Flight 655 (WP)


In May of 1986, National Security Adviser Robert McFarlane and Col. Oliver North traveled to Teheran to negotiate a deal to exchange U.S. arms for American hostages held in Lebanon - Reagan Library

Iran-Contra Affair
The Iran-Contra Scandal: The Declassified History
The Iran-Contra Affair: The Making of a Scandal, 1983-1988
Iran Contra Emails
Reagan exonerated for Iran-Contra - Salon (November 28, 2011)
Declassified letter from Admiral Poindexter to Robert McFarlane (September 20, 1985)
President Reagan address to the Nation on Iran-Contra (March 4, 1987)
America?s Role in the Iran-Iraq War: From the Iran-Contra Affair to IraqgateBritish Prime Minister Thatcher and President Bush in London,  June 1, 1989 - Bush Library
Why Secret 1986 U.S.-Iran ?Arms for Hostages? Negotiations
Failed (Washington Report)

Final Report of the Independent Counsel for Iran/Contra Matters

Rafsanjani Era (1989-97)
Iran After Khomeini: White House hopes for better times (The Guardian)
Profile: Akbar Hashemi-Rafsanjani (BBC)
U.S. Policy Toward the Persian Gulf (PDF) - National Security Directive (October 2, 1989)President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
Iran-Iraq Arms Non-Proliferation Act of 1992 (October 23, 1992)
Bush Reports to Congress on Relations with Iran: Letter to Congressional Leaders Reporting on the National Emergency With Respect to Iran (November 10, 1992)
Iran/Bosnia Arms Hearings - PBS (April 24,1996)
Clinton-Approved Iranian Arms Transfers Help Turn Bosnia into Militant Islamic Base - U.S. Senate Republican Policy Committee (January 16, 1997)
U.S. Strategy Tries To Isolate Iran (Iran)
Soft on Satan: Challenges for Iranian-U.S. RelationsPresident Clinton meets alone with British Prime Minister John Majors in Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 16, 1995 - Clinton Library
Iran-Iraq: Renewed Rivalary - CIA (July 1, 1991)
Iran: Response to Soviet disunion - CIA (September 19, 1991)
Iran under Rafsanjani: Seeking a new role in the world community - CIA (October 1, 1991)


Khatami Era (1997-July 2005)
Search for Common Ground: US-Iran Relations (Summer 2005)
Enemies and brothers - The Guardian (July 30, 2005)Planning regime change in Iran? - Prime Minister Tony Blair and President Bush, White House Photo
Iran victor denies hostage-taking - BBC (June 30, 2005)
White House looking into allegation against Iranian president-elect - Washignton File (June 30, 2005)
U.S. Calls on Iran To Release Imprisoned Journalist Akbar Ganji - Washignton File (June 29, 2005)
Why the US and Iran love to hate each other - CS Monitor (June 29, 2005)
Iranian Elections - White House (June 16, 2005)
Interview With Voice of America Persian Service - Department of State (June 6, 2005)
US Expands Aid to Iran's Democracy Advocates Abroad - NY Times (May 29, 2005)British Prime Minister Tony Blair and Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice - Courtesy of US Embassy London
U.S. Hopes for Changed Policies by Iran, Better Relations with It - Washington File (May 20, 2005)
No Good Options On Iran? - Washington Post (May 15, 2005)
U.S.-Iran: Showdown Looms At Conference In New York - RFE (May 2, 2005)
Bombs Won't 'Solve' Iran - Washington Post (May 11, 2005)
Iran ready to ignore US nuclear countdown - The Guardian (May 1, 2005)
Human Rights and Democratization Initiatives in Iran - Department of State (April 8, 2005)
Misunderstanding Iran Figuring out what we've learned, from the hostage crisis to today - San Francisco Chronicle (April 3, 2005)
Taking on Tehran - Foreign Affairs (March/April 2005)Seyyed Mohammad Khatami - an ineffective and soft leader
Search for Common Ground: US-Iran Relations (February & March 2005 Monthly Report)
Iranian Reformers Reject U.S. Intervention - Newshour (February 25, 2005)
Bush: talk of strike on Iran is ridiculous - The Guardian (February 23, 2005)
Teheran 'executed CIA's spy network 10 years ago' - Telegraph (February 13, 2005)
Rice warns Iran against provoking Israel - The Guardian (February 7, 2005)
Iran's ex-president: U.S should show goodwill - USA Today (February 6, 2005)
Iran 'to retaliate if US attacks' - BBC (February 6, 2005)
Tehran Reacts To Bush State Of the Union Address - RFE (February 3, 2005)Shirin Ebadi advocates better relations with the US - by QH, UCI (May 20, 2005)
Bush warns Syria and Iran over terror - The Guardian (February 3, 2005)
US jets 'flying over Iran to spot potential targets' - The Guardian (January 29, 2005)
'Military options look sterile' - The Guardian (January 29, 2005)
'The neo-cons seem desperate to attack' - The Guardian (January 25, 2005)
Now US ponders attack on Iran - The Guardian (January 18, 2005)
Special forces 'on the ground' in Iran - The Guardian (January 17, 2005)
U.S. Imposes Iran-Related Sanctions - Arms Control Today (January 14, 2005)
U.S. Monitors Iranian Action against Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi - Washington File (January 14, 2005)
Iran: Halliburton Involvement May Be Part Of Larger Diplomatic Effort - RFE (January 11, 2005)
U.S. University Offers Help for Earthquake Damage in Bam, Iran - Washington File (December 21, 2004)
At Crucial Juncture, Iran Seeks Edge on U.S. - Washington Post (December 5, 2004)
U.S. Says Iran Has Not Fully Met IAEA Nuclear Safeguards - Washington File (December 1, 2004)
Search for Common Ground: US-Iran Relations (October & November 2004 Monthly Report)
Library of Congress Signs Memorandum of Understanding with the National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran - PR (November 30, 2004)
Rep. Leach Says Military Action Against Iran Would Be Unwise - Washignton File (November 26, 2004)
Librarian of Congress Touches Many Bases on Iran Visit - Washington Post (November 5, 2004)
Bush Administration Remains Skeptical of Europe's Iran Strategy - Washington File (October 25, 2004)
US Says 'Clock is Ticking' for Iran - VOA News (September 19, 2004)
Powell Says Iran Nuclear Issue May Be Headed for U.N. Soon - Washington File (September 12, 2004)
United States, G8 Partners Work on Common Iran Strategy in Geneva - Washington File (September 10, 2004)
Iran's Nuclear Violations - VOA News (September 8, 2004)
U.S. Using Diplomacy to Stop Iranian Nuclear Weapons Program - Washington File (August 17, 2004)
Should the U.S. Reestablish Ties with Iran? - NPR (July 20, 2004)
Lack of Engagement with Iran Threatens U.S. National Interests in Critical Region of the World, Concludes Council-Sponsored Task Force - CFR (July 19, 2004)
Iran: Time for a New Approach - CFR (July 19, 2004)
Foreign Policy Group Urges U.S.-Iran Relations - NPR (July 19, 2004)
US expels 'spying' Iranian guards - BBC (June 29, 2004)
U.S. Calls for Continued IAEA Investigations in Iran - Washington File (June 14, 2004)
US intelligence fears Iran duped hawks into Iraq war - The Guardian (May 25, 2004)
Expressing the concern of Congress over Iran's development of the means to produce nuclear weapons. - US Congress (May 6, 2004)
Bush and Iran Nuclear Weapon - VOA News (April 25, 2004)
U.S./Iran: Washington Extends Suspension Of Sanctions Against Iran - RFE (April 22, 2004)
Bush Would Not Tolerate Iranian Nuclear Weapon - RFE (April 21, 2004)
Officials: U.S. 'outed' Iran's spies in 1997 - USA Today (March 29, 2004)
Tehran Reportedly Offered To Talk To U.S. Over Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism - RFE (March 19, 2004)
The Iranian Parliamentary Elections and US-Iran Relations - AIC (March 15, 2004)
Pragmatism Needed in US-Iran Relations - CFR (March 7, 2004)
U.S.-Iran Relations After Conservative Sweep of Parliament - NPR (February 27, 2004)
US-Iran Relations: Forty Years of Observations - WM (February 20, 2004)
Iran, US Relations Starting to Improve After Quarter Century Freeze - VOA (Feb. 12, 2004)
State's Armitage Says Iran Continues to Pursue Nuclear Weapons - Washington File (February 12, 2004)
Iran casts doubt on visit from US - BBC (January 31, 2004)
Law of Unintended Consequences: US Sanctions and Iran?s Hardliners - MERIP (January 28, 2004)Bam Earthquake Relief: Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, Dec. 27, 2003
Washington, Tehran Hold Rare Talks on Sidelines Of Davos - RFE (January 27, 2004)
Iran's Threat to Coalition Forces in Iraq - Washington Institute (January 27, 2004)
Bush signals softer line on Iran - The Guardian (December 31, 2003)
Quake aid may open door for US and Iran - CS Monitor (December 29, 2003)
Airmen provide aid to Iran - (December 29, 2003)
Iran/U.S. NGO Collaboration - Wilson Center (November 10, 2003)
Press Release: Oil Platforms (Islamic Republic of Iran v. United States of America) - ICJ (November 6, 2003)
World Court scolds US over Iran - BBC (November 6, 2003)
Regime Change in Iran: An Analytic Framework - CCC (November 2003)
US sponsors Anonymiser ? if you live in Iran - The Register (August 29, 2003)
U.S. Policy and Iran; Richard L. Armitage, Deputy Secretary of state; Testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (October 28, 2003)Bam Earthquake Relief: Senior Airman Lindsey Whicker hands a box of water to an Iranian soldier here Dec. 28 as part of humanitarian relief efforts - US Air Force
US options on Iran - BBC (August 1, 2003)
US sets sights on Iran - BBC (July 30, 2003)
Analysis: What is US Iran policy? - BBC (June 16, 2003)
U.S. companies are operating in Iran - CNN (May 29, 2003)
U.S.-Iran - NPR (May 28, 2003)
White House Considers Increasing Pressure on Iran - NPR (May 26, 2003)
Iran-US rift widens - BBC (May 25, 2003)
Renewed US-Iranian friction - BBC (May 21, 2003)
Talks thaw US-Iran relations - The Guardian (May 12, 2003)
U.S., Iran Discussing Afghanistan, Iraq, Other Issues of Mutual Interest - Washington File (May 12, 2003)
Tehran debates U.S. relations - RFE (May 2, 2003)
Iran-US Relations: A cold fragile peace - EurasiaNet (April 7, 2003)
The Arrival of Radio Farda - MERIA (March 2003)
Court hears Iranian claim against US - BBC (February 18, 2003)
Wolfman in Farsi? Broadcasting Britney Spears to young Iranians may get their ear. But will it capture their minds? - US News (January 20, 2003)
President Bush Speaks to the People of Iran - Whitehouse.gov (December 20, 2002)
State Department Says Iran Seeking To Develop Nuclear Weapons - Washington File (December 13, 2002)
US-Iran Relations since 9-11: A Monologue of Civilizations (Summer 2002)
Negotiation with US Does Not Mean Surrender - Etemad Daily (August 13, 2002)
Senior U.S. Official Spells Out Dual-Track U.S. Policy Toward Iran - Washington File (August 2, 2002)
Senate Resolution Says U.S. Should Seek Genuine Democracy in Iran - Washington File (July 26, 2002)
Bush Urges Iran's Unelected Rulers to Listen to Voices of Their People - Washington File (July 12, 2002)
Interview with Behzad Nabavi on Relations with US - Nowruz Daily (May 25, 2002)
Iran and America - The Economist (May 2, 2002)
Biden Offers Five-Step Program For U.S. Policy Toward Iran - Washington File (March 22, 2002)
U.S. Fundamentally Supports Exchanges With Iran - Washington File (March 19, 2002)
End of a Brief Affair? The United States and Iran - CEIP (March 2002)
Gary Sick Says 'Axis of Evil' Label Promotes a Pentagon, Not State Dept., Agenda (February 27, 2002)
US softens line on 'evil axis' - BBC (February 6, 2002)
Bush's 'evil axis' comment stirs critics - BBC (February 2, 2002)
U.S./Iran: Relations Become Tense After Washington Comments, Warnings - RFE (January 11, 2002)
U.S. Wants to Cooperate With Iran in Afghanistan - Washington File (January 10, 2002)
US-Iran Relations: Normalization in the Future? - Institute for National Strategic Studies (January 2002)
Iran-US Complicated Relations - Eghtesade Iran (October 25, 2001)
US targets 'rogue nation' Iran - The Guardian (May 10, 2001)
Iran-US Relations Revisited - Aftab (September 29, 2001)Secretary Madeline Albright - White House Photo
America and Iran: From Containment to Coexistence - Brookings Institution (August 2001)
Atlantic Council Report Calls on U.S. to Relax Economic Sanctions on Iran - Washington File (June 8, 2001)
U.S. Ambassador On Chances For Improved Washington-Tehran Relations - REE (January 25, 2001)
Sport diplomacy between the United States and Iran - Diplomacy & Statecraft (Volume 12, Issue 1, 2001)
U.S. Official on Core Issues in Relations with Iran - Washington File (December 12, 2000)
The New (And Old) Geopolitics Of The Persian Gulf - FPRI (April 2000)
US lifts sanctions on Iran's caviar and rugs - The Guardian (March 18, 2000)
Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright Remarks on American-Iranian Relations (March 17, 2000) and In Persian
US and Iran face to face - BBC (September 16, 2000)Soccer Diplomacy: US-Iran draw 1-1 at the Rose Bowl, by QH - January 16, 2000
Iran No More Possesses Deposits in American Banks - Payame Azadi (January 17, 2000)
Iran's New Revolution - Foreign Affairs (January/February 2000)
U.S.-Iranian Relations: An Analytic Compendium of U.S. Policies, Laws and Regulations (PDF) - Atlantic Council (December 1999)
President Khatami's speech at the UN General Assembly (September 21, 1998)
Soccer Diplomacy - PBS (June 22, 1998)
Iran tops U.S. 2-1 - CNNSI (June 22, 1998)
Iran gives Albright's remarks a tepid reception - CNN (June 8, 1998)
U.S.-Iran Relations: A Road Map For Normalization - The Atlantic Council (March 19, 1998)
The debate to renew dialogue with Iran - PBS NewsHour (January 26, 1998)
America and Iran: Road Maps and Realism - Nixon Center (1998)
Transcript of interview with Iranian President Mohammad Khatami - CNN (January 7, 1998)
Opening a door - Newshour (December 15, 1997)
Profile: Mohammad Khatami (BBC)



Ahmadinejad Era (2005-August 2013)John Kerry meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Moscow, Russia (May 7, 2013) - State Department photo
U.S. Congress gestures in an unusual direction: toward diplomacy with Iran - WP (July 19, 2013)
Hopes Rise for Appeal of Ex-Marine Held in Iran - NY Times (July 10, 2013)
US-Iran Cultural Engagement: A Cost Effective Boon to US National Security - The Atlantic Council (June 24, 2013)
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Election in Iran - WH (June 15, 2013)
US targets Iranian currency with fresh sanctions - BBC (June 3, 2013)
Message to Congress -- Iran - WH (June 3, 2013)German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Berlin, February 26, 2013 - USDOS Photo
U.S. Targets Iran?s Petrochemical Industry - NY Times (May 31, 2013)
Lessons from America?s First War with Iran - Brookings (May 22, 2013)
Iran and American Foreign Policy: Where the US Went Wrong - MIT (May 16, 2013)
Time to Move from Tactics to Strategy on Iran - Atlantic Council (April 10, 2013)
Obama Nowruz message: Iran must 'reduce nuclear tension' - BBC (March 18, 2013)
Americans Least Favorable Toward Iran - Gallup (March 7, 2013)
Iranians Feel Bite of Sanctions, Blame U.S., Not Own Leaders - Gallup (February 7, 2013)
Iran seeks 'authentic' bilateral US nuclear talks - BBC (February 3, 2013)President Barack Obama announces the nomination of Sen. John Kerry - Dec. 21, 2012, White House Photo
US warns Iran over 'nuclear upgrade' escalation - BBC (January 31, 2013)
Newly released pics show retired FBI agent captive - CBS (January 8, 2013)
Iran once again at centre of US divide - BBC (December 21, 2012)
Iranian TV shows off captured US ScanEagle drone' - BBC (December 4, 2012)
US aircraft carrier strikeforce readies in case of war with Iran - Telegraph (November 25, 2012)
Iranian jets 'fired on US drone' - BBC (November 8, 2012)
Iranian Hard-Liners Reject Any Talks With U.S. - NY Times (November 2, 2012)
Obama 'opens door' to Iran negotiations in presidential debate - The Guardian (October 23, 2012)'captured US ScanEagle spy drone - December 4, 2012
MEK decision: multimillion-dollar campaign led to removal from terror list - The Guardian (September 21, 2012)
Former U.S. Diplomat Meets Iran's Supreme Leader - REF/RL (August 30, 2012)
US keeps quiet as Iraqis smuggle dollars into Iran - RT (August 20, 2012)
Iran bolsters retaliation capability in Persian Gulf, experts say - WP (July 26, 2012)
Dana Rohrabacher letter to Hillary Clinton on Azerbaijan (July 26, 2012)
Iran 'ready to fire missiles at US bases' - The Guardian (July 4, 2012)
The Iran We Don't See: A Tour of the Country Where People Love Americans - The Atlantic (June 6, 2012) | Gallery
Revealed: how Bush offered to bring Iran back into the international fold - The Independent (May 14, 2012)Kofi Annan at a joint press conference with Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi in Tehran, April 11, 2012.
Fear Itself: Americans Believe Iran Threat On Par With 1980s Soviet Union - The Atlantic (April 19, 2012)
Our Men in Iran - New Yorker (April 6, 2012)
U.S. Defines Its Demands for New Round of Talks With Iran - NY Times (April 7, 2012)
U.S. Announces Measures To Fight Tehran's 'Electronic Curtain' - RFE/RL (March 21, 2012)
Iran's supreme leader says Obama comments are 'window of opportunity' - The Guardian (March 8, 2012)
More power to clerics as Iran goes to the polls - SMH (March 3, 2012)
Obama warns against pre-emptive Iran strike - BBC (March 2, 2012)
The US must stop the strategic blunder of an attack on Iran - The Guardian (February 27, 2012)
U.S., Iran Eye Each Other Warily In Persian Gulf - NPR (February 27, 2012)President Barack Obama receives the Presidential Daily Briefing from Robert Cardillo, Deputy Director of National Intelligence - January 31, 2012)
White House: IAEA visit a 'failure' for Iran - BBC (February 22, 2012)
Improving Iran-US relations - MIT (February 14, 2012)
Obama sanctions Iranian Central Bank - BBC (February 6, 2012)
US moves to restrict Iran financing oil exports through banks - The Guardian (February 3, 2012)
Iran and the US: from words to war - The Guardian (January 31, 2012)
Iranian attack on America and allies increasingly likely ? intelligence chief - The Guardian (January 31, 2012)
Nuclear row: Iran President Ahmadinejad offers talks - BBC (January 26, 2012)
Iran oil sanctions spark war of words between Tehran and Washington - The Guardian (January 23, 2012)
Iran accuses US and Britain of role in killing of nuclear scientist - The Guardian (January 14, 2012)captured U.S. spy drone December 8, 201 - by QH
US intensifies pressure on Iran over Strait of Hormuz threat - The Guardian (January 13, 2012)
Iran's uranium enrichment is escalation, says US - BBC (January 10, 2012)
Iran describes US Navy rescue as 'humanitarian' - BBC (January 7, 2012)
Obama signs Iran sanctions bill into law - BBC (December 31, 2011)
US warns Iran over threat to block oil route - BBC (December 28, 2011)
Iran says CIA spy of Iranian origin detained - BBC (December 17, 2011)
Signs of a Covert War Between the U.S. and Iran - ABC News (December 17, 2011)
Ninth Circuit Upholds Arbitration Award in Favor of Iran - MET News (December 16, 2011)captured U.S. spy drone December 8, 2011
CIA cover blown in latest spy-versus-spy with Iran - CS Monitor (December 14, 2011)
Iran: War or Peace? - MIT (December 13, 2011)
Iran Complains to Security Council About Spy Drone - NY Times (December 10, 2011)
Robert Levinson's family releases 'proof of life' video five years after kidnapping - The Guardian (December 9, 2011)
Exxon's deal with the Kurds inflames Baghdad - The Independent (December 9, 2011)
Why Iran's capture of US drone will shake CIA - BBC (December 8, 2011)
Iran shows film of captured US drone - BBC (December 8, 2011)Iranian Foreign Minister Dr. Ali-Akbar Salehi
Prepare for War: The Insane Plan to Outlaw Diplomacy with Iran - The Atlantic (December 6, 2011)
US 'concerned' over drone lost near Iran border - BBC (December 5, 2011)
Iran shoots down US drone - The Guardian (December 4, 2011)
Iran warns US to avoid clash over nuclear programme - The Guardian (November 3, 2011)
Is the US heading for war with Iran? - The Guardian (November 2, 2011)
Clinton: US confused by 'power struggle' in Iran - BBC (October 26, 2011)
Iran willing to look at Saudi plot evidence, minister says - CNN (October 17, 2011)
Iran's supreme leader warns US of resolute response to any reprisals - AP (October 16, 2011)
Iran denies US meeting over Saudi ambassador plot - BBC (October 14, 2011)Dr. Ali Akbar Velayati - Former foreign minister and advisor on international affairs to the leader
US Treasury imposes sanctions on Iran's Mahan Air - BBC (October 12, 2011)
Iran puts University of Texas student on trial - AP (October 4, 2011)
Ahmadinejad: It's not too late to fix U.S. ties - CBS (September 22, 2011)
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's UN speech prompts diplomatic walkouts - The Guardian (September 22, 2011)
Iran frees jailed US hiker 'spies' Bauer and Fattal - BBC (September 21, 2011)
The Economic Consequences of a War with Iran - CFTNI (September 6, 2011)
Oliver Stone joins his son to plan documentary in Iran - The Guardian (September 6, 2011)
Supporters of Iranian resistance group rally at State Department - CNN (August 26, 2011)
U.S. hikers scheduled to appear in court in Iran - CNN (July 31, 2011)President Obama Speaking With Hillary Clinton at the White House - Public domain image
Qassem Suleimani: the Iranian general 'secretly running' Iraq - The Guardian (July 28, 2011)
Iranian scientist's death 'probably the work of western security agencies' - The Guardian (July 27, 2011)
Iran tightens online censorship to counter US 'shadow internet' - The Guardian (July 13, 2011)
US imposes economic sanctions on Iran Air - BBC (June 23, 2011)
Friends mark birthday of US hiker jailed in Iran - The Guardian (June 5, 2011)
Iran and the Bomb - The New Yorker (June 3, 2011)
Venezuelan state oil company hit with sanctions over Iran trade - CS Monitor (May 24, 2011)
Changes to Iranian Student Visa Validity - USDOS (May 20, 2011)Can Iran Come In From the Cold? Iran and the International Community in the 21st Century - The Burkle Center, UCLA (May 13, 2011)
Burkle Center conference on US-Iran relations - UCLA (May 13, 2011)
Noam Chomsky on US-Iran & The Israeli?Palestinian conflict - UCLA (May 10,2011)
Hiker Sarah Shourd refuses to return for Iran spy trial - BBC (May 4, 2011)
Americans Held in Tehran Get Court Date - NY Times (April 26, 2011)
Lawyer for American hikers says trial should proceed without Shourd - CNN (April 24, 2011)
US embassy cables: US government outlines 'dilemma' in event of Iraqi crackdown on Iranian dissidents - The Guardian (April 8, 2011)Iranologist Iraj Afshar & the Leader
Ex-FBI agent Robert Levinson missing in Iran 'is alive' - BBC (March 3, 2011)
Voice of America internet site hacked by Iranians - CNN (February 22, 2011)
Clinton expresses US support for Iran protesters - BBC (February 14, 2011)
U.S. State Department starts Twitter feed - CNN (February 14, 2011)
Is It Time To Get Over The Iran Hostage Crisis? - NPR (January 20, 2011)
US embassy cables: US diplomats try to stop Chinese shipment to Iran - The Guardian (January 20, 2011)
Clinton Seeks Arab Support For Iran Sanctions - NPR (January 10, 2011)
Embassy cable tells of elderly American's escape from Iran - The Guardian (November 28, 2010)
George Bush's memoirs reveal how he considered attacks on Iran and Syria - The Guardian (November 8, 2010)
Dread juggernaut of conflict with Iran is drawing closer - The Guardian (October 21, 2010)
Iran to try US hikers accused of spying in November - BBC (October 20, 2010)President Obama & Prime Minister David Cameron - White House Photo (July 20, 2010)
U.S. Businessman Freed From Iran After 30 Months Behind Bars - ABC (October 16, 2010)
Iran and the US: Winding each other up - The Guardian (September 25, 2010)
Obama interview with BBC Persian TV (September 24, 2010)
Ahmadinejad Says U.S. Should Answer Shourd's Release With Release of Iranians - ABC (September 19, 2010)
Domestic politics color Iran's susceptibility to Western courtship - WP (September 19, 2010)
Freed US hiker Sarah Shourd 'has left Iran' - BBC (September 14, 2010)
Iran to release one US 'spy' to mark the end of Ramadan - The Independent (September 10, 2010)President George W. Bush meets with former Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter and President-elect Barack Obama - Jan. 7, 2009
What the Successful Containment of Iran Will Look Like - The Atlantic (August 19, 2010)
Why Iran's nuclear reactor may not be an immediate threat - CS Monitor (August 19, 2010)
Clerics responsible for Iran's failed attempts at democracy - WP (August 18, 2010)
Attacking Iran: The Last Thing the U.S. Administration Wants to Do - The Atlantic (August 17, 2010)
Living With a Nuclear Iran - The Atlantic (August 11, 2010)
# Taking Iran to the mat - CNN (August 8, 2010)
New poll: angry at US, Arabs support an Iran nuclear bomb - CS Monitor (August 6, 2010)
Diplomat: 'Ghosts In The Room' Plague U.S., Iran - NPR (July 30, 2010)Prof. Dariush Shayegan wins the 2009 Global dialogue prize
Iran gives triumphant welcome to returned nuclear scientist - The Guardian (July 15, 2010)
Iran scientist Shahram Amiri free to leave, US insists - BBC (July 13, 2010)
Fidel Castro returns to TV with dire warning of nuclear conflict - The Guardian (July 13, 2010)
US expands sanctions against Iran - BBC (June 16, 2010)
Videos deepen mystery over Iran nuclear scientist Amiri - BBC (June 8, 2010)
Cool response to Iran's nuclear fuel swap with Turkey - The Guardian (May 18, 2010)
Iran grants visas to families of jailed US hikers - The Guardian (May 12, 2010)
US and Iran clash at nuclear talks - BBC (May 3, 2010)
Sanctions on Iran have failed. The US must target its oil - Times Online (May 3, 2010)President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva & President Mahmood Ahmadinejad - Brasilia  (Novemeber 23, 2009)
Iran nuclear program: On sanctions, Congress ahead of Obama - CS Monitor (April 27, 2010)
Sanctions on Iran's gasoline imports? That's war talk. - CS Monitor (April 23, 2010)
Obama squeezed between Israel and Iran - Asia Times (March 26, 2010)
Obama renews Iran dialogue offer in Nowruz greeting - BBC (March 20, 2010)
Dr. Dariush Shayegan received the 2009 Global Dialogue Prize (February 5, 2010)
US wants new UN sanctions against Iran's 'continuing' nuclear ambitions - The Guardian (January 3, 2010)
Obama condemns Iran's 'iron fist' - BBC (December 29, 2009)
US House passes Iran sanctions bill amid nuclear row - BBC (December 16, 2009)American journalist Roxana Saberi arrested in Iran
Hillary Clinton warns Latin America off close Iran ties - BBC (December 11, 2009)
Ahmadinejad says UN sanctions on Iran will not work - BBC (December 1, 2009)
Obama Writes to Brazil's President About Iran - NY Times (November 25, 2009)
Brazilian president urges Iranian nuclear solution - BBC (November 23, 2009)
US pursues 'Iran-linked' charity - BBC (November 13, 2009)
Full circle: Former hostage to tackle US-Iran relations - PBS (November 11, 2009)
US trio 'on Iran spying charge' - BBC (November 9, 2009)
Obama rallies support over Iran - BBC (October 24, 2009)
Nuclear talks lead to rare meeting between US and Iran - The Guardian (October 1, 2009)
US and Iran to hold first face-to-face talks over nuclear issue - Times Online (September 15, 2009)Dr. Haleh Esfandiari detained in Iran
US releases five Iranians in Iraq - BBC (July 9, 2009)
US hits back at Ahmadinejad claim - BBC (June 26, 2009)
Obama condemns 'unjust' violence - BBC (June 23, 2009)
Barack Obama sticks to cautious approach despite Iran upheaval - The Guardian (June 21, 2009)
Obama extends flame-grilled olive branch to Iran - The Guardian (June 2, 2009)
Reporter Saberi leaves Iran jail - BBC (May 11, 2009)
Tehran is terrified: America is being friendly - Times Online (April 24, 2009)
Clinton warns of Iran sanctions - BBC (April 22, 2009)
Swiss offer support in US-Iran dialogue - Swiss Info (April 19, 2009)
Obama dismayed by Iran sentence - BBC (April 18, 2009)President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Gordon Brown meeting in the Oval Office (March 3, 2009) WH Photo
US offers Iran a 'new beginning' - BBC (March 20, 2009)
The right way to talk to Iran - CS Monitor (March 9, 2009)
Hollywood goes to Tehran - and is ordered to apologise for its sins - The Guardian (March 2, 2009)
US- Iran: Dialogue of the deaf? - BBC (February 10, 2009)
Obama administration offers olive branch to Russia and Iran - The Guardian (February 7, 2009)
Visa wrangle blocks US-Iran trip - BBC (February 4, 2009)
Revealed: the letter Obama team hope will heal Iran rift - The Guardian (January 29, 2009)
Barack Obama: Administration willing to talk to Iran 'without preconditions' - The Guardian
(January 21, 2009)
People-to-People Diplomacy: Kayhan Kalhor and Brooklyn Rider - April 4, 2009
Obama promises new tack on Iran - BBC (January 11, 2009)
Obama's Approach To U.S. Relations With Iran - NPR (November 25, 2008)
Obama victory offers hope to Iran - BBC (November 6, 2008)
Obama gets heavyweight backing ? from Iran - The Guardian (October 23, 2008)
Election and economy 'calm Iran policy' - BBC (October 22, 2008)
Bush supports plan for US thinktank office in Iran - The Guardian (October 6, 2008)Dr. Hans Blix: The US should offer Iran direct talks without preconditions. - UCLA (April 3, 2008) - by QH
US think tank 'to open in Tehran' - BBC (October 3, 2008)
Interview with FM Manouchehr Mottaki - Asia Society (September 28, 2007) | Speech
Iran, US step cautiously toward dialogue - CS Monitor (September 2, 2008)
Iran and US eye diplomatic opening - BBC (July 16, 2008)
Iran minister: We might consider U.S. diplomatic presence - CNN (July 2, 2008)
Preparing the Battlefield - The New Yorker (June 30, 2008)
Jimmy Carter calls for US to make friends with Iran after 27 years - The Independent (May 26, 2008)
Hyping the threat from Iran - San Francisco Chronicle (May 20, 2008)Barbara Slavin: The United States and Iran: Missed Opportunities and Future Prospects for Reconciliation - UCLA (February 14, 2008) - by QH
Iraq, Iran and the United States Whose side are they all on? - The Economist (May 8, 2008)
US and Iran holding 'secret' talks on nuclear programme - The Independent (April 14, 2008)
Dr. Hans Blix on US/Iran conflict & Disarmament - UCLA (April 3, 2008)
CIA chief says Iran has nuclear weapons drive - AFP (March 30, 2008)
Possible Solution for U.S.-Iran Nuclear Standoff - CFR (March 13, 2008)
Wife Seeks Husband Who Vanished in Iran - NPR (March 12, 2008)
Pentagon denies Iran policy shift - BBC (March 12, 2008)Veteran New York Times correspondent Stephen Kinzer making the case for real diplomacy with Iran - UCLA (February 7, 2008) - by QH
Rare US-Iran meeting is disclosed - BBC (February 16, 2008)
US/Iran: Missed Opportunities and Future Prospects for Reconciliation. (February 14, 2008)
Folly of Attacking Iran Panel - UCLA (February 7, 2008)
US-Iran stand-off not mere propaganda - BBC (January 11, 2008)
Tensions rise as US navy claims clash with Iran vessels - The Guardian (January 8, 2008)
Why US strategy on Iran is crumbling - CS Monitor (January 4, 2008)
Iran 'could restore ties with US' - BBC (January 3, 2008)
Are Iran and the U.S. ready to bite the bullet? - San Francisco Chronicle (January 1, 2008)
The Right Way to Engage Iran - Washington Post (December 29, 2007)
Both Tehran and Washington must swallow the rhetoric and seek a deal - The Guardian (December 11, 2007)Seymour Hersh discsusses the Administration's plan for Iran - UCLA (October 4, 2007) - by QH
So Iran's not a nuclear threat any more? All the more reason for Bush to unleash Armageddon - The Guardian (December 10, 2007)
Iran agrees to Iraq talks with US - BBC (November 20, 2007)
Decision time for US over Iran threat - The Guardian (November 16, 2007)
Walking Into Iran's Trap - Washington Post (October 27, 2007)
Iran defiant at new US sanctions - BBC (October 26, 2007)
Iran nuclear crisis heats up with new US sanctions - AFP (October 26, 2007)
US 'to target Iranian elite unit' - BBC (October 25, 2007)
Campaign-Trail Debate Shifts from Iraq to Iran - NPR (October 25, 2007)The Iran: Meeting the military challange - CSIS (October 2007)
Showdown with Iran - Front Line (October 23, 2007)President George W. Bush and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown at a press conference at Camp David (July 30, 2007) - White House Photo
Bush's War Rhetoric Reveals the Anxiety That Iran Commands - Washington Post (October 19, 2007)
Shifting Targets - The New Yorker (October 8, 2007)
The other struggle in the Gulf - The Economist (September 6, 2007)
U.S. Relations with Iran Remain Cool - NPR (August 25, 2007)
Iran urges US pull-out from Iraq - BBC (August 9, 2007)
Secretary Rice's Mideast mission: contain Iran - CS Monitor (August 2, 2007)Dr. Ray Takeyh: Islamic Republic will always be there but maybe it will behave differently. In terms of internal structure it might be composed differently - (May 2, 2007)- by QH
Guns for sale - just point them at Iran - The Guardian (August 1, 2007)
Chomsky: There Will Be a Cold War Between Iran and the U.S. - Alertnet (July 30, 2007)
Brown and Bush ponder post-Blair ties - BBC (July 29, 2007)
Welcome change in US policy on Iran - The Guardian (May 27, 2007)
Bush doesn't want detente. He wants to attack Iran - The Guardian (May 15, 2007)
US-Iran academic detained in Iran - BBC (May 9, 2007)
Brief encounters at Sharm el-Sheikh - BBC (May 5, 2007)
Iran?s Proposal for a 'Grand Bargain' - NY Times (April 27, 2007)General Wesley Clark advocates a dialogue with Iran (March 6, 2007)- by QH
Iranian athletes invited to USA - BBC (April 25, 2007)
US Policy towards Iran (Burns' testimony) - US Senate (March 29, 2007)
US and Iran break ice over Iraq - BBC (March 11, 2007)
Dr. Abbas Milani's speech at the Burkle Center in UCLA (March 7, 2007)
Interview with General Wesley Clark on the US-Iran conflict - Real Video (March 6, 2007)
Iran's rich architecture and rare treasures threatened by possible US strikes - The Guardian (March 5, 2007)
The US has nothing to lose by negotiating with Iran - CS Monitor (March 1, 2007)
US funds terror groups to sow chaos in Iran - Telegraph (February 25, 2007)Former Defense Secretary William Perry advocates negotiations with Iran (March 6, 2007)- by QH
US 'Iran attack plans' revealed - BBC (February 19, 2007)
Actress Shiva Rose comments on the US-Iran conflict (February 18, 2007)
US aim in prodding Iran: negotiation? - CS Monitor (February 14, 2007)
Ralph Nader Interview on US-Iran relations (February 8, 2007)
US-Iran Relations Conference in Persian - UCI (February 3, 2007)
The American hostility towards Iran - BBC (January 24, 2007)
U.S. Wrestlers Visiting Iran - NPR (January 17, 2007)
Targeting Iran? - The Economist (January 15, 2007)
Interview with President Carter on a new opening to Iran - Video (December 11, 2006)Ralph Nader comments on the US-Iran Conflict (February 8, 2007)- by QH
Bush: No early Iran-Syria talks - BBC (December 7, 2006)
Iran and the US: Time to talk? - BBC (November 16, 2006)
US opens Iran basketball inquiry - BBC (October 17, 2006)
Why Bush is taking a more diplomatic approach on Iran - CS Monitor (September 21, 2006)
US Iran report branded dishonest - BBC (September 14, 2006)
Iran's Khatami calls for US talks - BBC (September 8, 2006)
Iran's Khatami condemns US policy - BBC (September 3, 2006)Former President Jimmy Carter advocates talking to Iran - Pasadena (Decmeber 11, 2006) - by QH
The likely US course on Iran: Go slow - CS Monitor (August 30, 2006)
Clearing the path for US war on Iran - Asia Times (August 10, 2006)
U.S. Hails Anniversary of Iran's Constitutional Revolution - Washington File (August 4, 2006)
US underestimates Ahmadinejad at its peril - The Guardian (June 27, 2006)
Statement for peace between Iran and the US - PR (June 23, 2006)
Bush warns Iran on nuclear deal - BBC (June 19, 2006)
In 2003, U.S. Spurned Iran's Offer of Dialogue - Washington Post (June 18, 2006)People-to-People Diplomacy: Masters of Persian Music touring the US - UCSB (February 28, 2006) - by QH
Bush's approaching endgame with Iran - CS Monitor (June 14, 2006)
US offers direct talks with Iran - BBC (May 31, 2006)
Ahmadinejad sends letter to Bush - BBC (May 8, 2006) | Letter in full (PDF)
US should call for direct talks with Iran - CS Monitor (April 27, 2006)
US nuclear talks with Iran urged - BBC (April 17, 2006)Nobel Peace Laureates Shirin Ebadi & Jody Williams call for a peaceful resolution to the US-Iran Conflict - Los Angeles (April 12, 2006) - by QH
The Iran Plans - New Yorker (April 17, 2006)
Behind Bush's hard line on Iran - CS Monitor (April 14, 2006)
We in Iran don't need this quarrel - IHT (April 6, 2006)
Realism pushes US and Iran a bit closer - CS Monitor (March 20, 2006)
Rice signals shift in Iran policy - BBC (February 16, 2006)
In dealing with Iran, no method is sure, but save combat for last - CS Monitor (January 25, 2006)
In nuclear challenge, Iran bets world will blink first - USA Today (January 9, 2006)People-to-People Diplomacy: Iranian Diva Parissa and the Dastan Ensemble touring the US - Los Angeles (September 30, 2006) - by QH
U.S. Sanctions Nine Companies Under Iran Nonproliferation Act - Washington File (Decembre 28, 2005)
U.S. Policy Toward Iran - USDOS (November 30, 2005)
United States Calls for Release of Iranian Political Prisoner - Washington File (November 7, 2005)
US steps up pressure to isolate Iran - The Guardian (September 15, 2005)
Iran offers US Katrina oil relief - BBC (September 6, 2005)People-to-People Diplomacy: Hossein Alizadeh & Hamavayan Ensemble touring the US - Los Angeles (March 16, 2007) - by QH
Bush warns Iran on nuclear plans - BBC (August 13, 2005)
Iran leader to be granted US visa - BBC (August 12, 2005)


Rouhani (August 2013-Present)
U.S. wants to sell 'Iran's slice of Manhattan' - USA Today (April 18, 2014)
US freeing Iran funds as Tehran cuts uranium stockpile - BBC (April 18, 2014)
US refuses visa for Iran's UN envoy choice Hamid Aboutalebi - BBC (April 11, 2014)
Iranian hostage crisis figure seeks U.N. credentials - CNN (March 31, 2014)U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry  Meets With British Prime Minister Cameron, Foreign Secretary Hague in London - USDOS (March 14, 2014
Deterioration in U.S.-Russian Relations May Disrupt Coming Talks With Iran - NY Times (March 17, 2014)
Iranians Assail U.S. on Anniversary of Revolution - NY Times (February 11, 2014)
Don't Undermine the Iran Deal - NY Times (January 27, 2014)
Mr Obama's Iran problem - The Economist (January 16, 2014)
Obama's Losing Bet on Iran - NY Times (January 15, 2014)
Invading Iraq was dumb enough. Now Congress wants to derail the Iran deal - The Guardian (January 14, 2014)
U.S. and Iran Face Common Enemies in Mideast Strife - NY Times (January 6, 2014)U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and his fellow P5+1 foreign ministers and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif listen as European Union High Representative Catherine Ashton speaks at United Nations Headquarters in Geneva (November 24, 2013)
Khamenei Adviser Calls For Direct U.S. Talks - RFE/RL (December 27, 2013)
How far can any US-Iran rapprochement go? - CS Monitor (December 20, 2013)
A Disappearing Spy, and a Scandal at the C.I.A. - NY Times (December 13, 2013)
Missing American in Iran Robert Levinson said to be CIA - BBC (December 12, 2013)
Obama defends interim Iran nuclear deal - BBC (November 25, 2013)
How the Iran deal was done - USA Today (November 24, 2013)
Iran seals nuclear deal with west in return for sanctions relief - The Guardsian (November 24, 2013)
Fact Sheet: First Step Understandings Regarding the Islamic Republic of Iran's Nuclear Program - USDOS (November 24, 2013)Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and and UK foreign minister William Hague in Geneva (November 24, 2013)
US President Barack Obama's vision for Iran nuclear deal - BBC (November 20, 2013)
Iran backed out of nuclear deal - John Kerry - BBC (November 11, 2013)
Inside Iran: ABC News Goes Inside The 'Den of Spies' - ABC News (November 4, 2013)
On U.S. Embassy Takeover Anniversary, Iran's Hardliners Rally - NPR (November 4, 2013)
Talk to Iran, It Works - NY Times (November 3, 2013)
Iran's Top Leader and U.S. Counter Criticism of Talks - NY Times (November 3, 2013)
Former American Embassy in Iran Attracts Pride and Dust - NY Times (October 31, 2013)
Fmr. Asst. Deputy Sec. of State on Future of Iran - CSPAN (October 28, 2013)
Take advantage of the new era in Iranian foreign policy - The Guardian (October 1, 2013)U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and his fellow P5+1 foreign ministers and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarifat United Nations Headquarters in Geneva (November 24, 2013)
Iran-US 'rapprochement' challenges Israel's Netanyahu - BBC (September 30, 2013)
Airplane diplomacy: Iran ?to study? possibility of direct flights to US - RT (September 30, 2013)
Interview with Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif - ABC News Video (September 29, 2013)
Obama Speaks to President of Iran in First Talk Since 1979 - NY Times (September 27, 2013) | White House Photo in the Oval Office
Breakthrough hailed as US and Iran sit down for nuclear deal discussion - the Guardian (September 26, 2013)
Iran shows its softer side after 'old-school' Rouhani United Nations speech - The Guardian (September 25, 2013)U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L), Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meet at the United Nations (September 26, 2013
US says Iran president Rouhani turned down offer of Obama meeting at UN - The Guardian (September 24, 2013)
Iran President Rouhani?s English-language message to the American people - CNN (September 24, 2013)
Seizing Iran?s Slice of Fifth Avenue - NY Times (September 24, 2013)
Iran ready for nuclear talks, says President Rouhani - BBC (September 24, 2013)
Handshake With Iran Might Say Much More - NY Times (September 23, 2013)
As It Makes Overtures to Iran, U.S. Strives to Reassure Israel - NY Times (September 20, 2013)President Hassan Rouhani & Russian President Vladimir Putin shaking hands in  Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan - Sepetmeber 13, 2013
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani?s Washington Post op-ed, annotated - WP (September 19, 2013)
How letter diplomacy keeps Iran and US 'talking' - BBC (September 16, 2013)
Iran's Rouhani may meet Obama at UN after American president reaches out - The Guardian (September 15, 2013)
Barack Obama warns Iran that US is still prepared to take military action - The Guardian (September 15, 2013)
Noam Chomsky: U.S. Has Been "Torturing" Iran for 60 Years, Since 1953 CIA-Led Coup - Democracy Now (September 11, 2013)
U.S. Eases Sanctions to Allow Good-Will Exchanges With Iran - NY Times (September 10, 2013)
Iran considers lawsuit against US over 1953 coup - AP (August 28, 2013)
John Kerry calls for US men to be released from prison - BBC (August 28, 2013)
Once an Outcast, Iranian Minister Carries Hope of Easing Tensions - NY Times (August 26, 2013)President Hassan Rouhani & Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif - August 3, 2013
US-sponsored coup still weighs on ties to Iran - DW (August 19, 2013)
CIA Admits It Was Behind Iran's Coup - FP (August 18, 2013)
Great Expectations: Iran?s New President and the Nuclear Talks - ICG (August 13, 2013)
Iran and the US can work it out ? but mutual respect is key - The Guardian (August 9, 2013)
Iranian political prisoners' plea to Barack Obama: the full letter - The Guardian (August 8, 2013)
Can Iran?s New U.S.-Educated Foreign Minister Mend Ties With Washington? - Time Magazine (August 7, 2013)
As Iran Ushers in New Leadership, Talk of Compromise and Transparency - PBS (August 5, 2013)Hassan Rouhani inaugurated as Iran's new president - August 3, 2013
White House extends olive branch as Iran president Rouhani inaugurated - The Guardian (August 4, 2013)
US offers Iran President Rouhani 'willing partnership' - BBC (August 4, 2013)
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urges end to sanctions - BBC (August 4, 2013)
New President Hassan Rouhani makes the unimaginable imaginable for Iran - The Guardian (August 3, 2013)
Why US senators want tougher sanctions on Iran's new president - CS Monitor (August 3, 2013)
US watches Iran's president-elect for moderation ahead of nuclear 'breakout' - NBC (August 3, 2013)
Hassan Rouhani takes over as Iran president - BBC (August 3, 2013)

Policy Institutes
Iran: The Atlantic Council
Iran: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (CEIP)
Iran: Council on foreign relations
Iran and the US (Emerging From Conflict)
Iran Strategy Task Force
The Washington Institute selection on Iran

Iran Policy Experts
Foad Ajami (Hoover Institution)
Ali Alfoneh (AEI)
Hooshang Amirahmadi (AIC)
Jahangir Amuzegar
Ali Ansari (University of St Andrews)
Shaul Bakhash (George Mason University)
William O. Beeman (UMN)
Rachel Bronson (Chicago Council)
Zbigniew Brzezinski (CSIS)
Daniel Brumberg (USIP)
John Calabrese (Middle East Institute)
Shahram Chubin (Carnegie Endowment)
Patrick Clawson (Washington Institute)
Juan Cole (U. Michigan)
Haleh Esfandiari (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars)
Ahmad Ghoreishi (Naval Postgraduate School)
Shireen T. Hunter (CSIS)
Kenneth Katzman (CRS)
Stephen Kinzer (Boston U.)
Mehdi Khalaji (Washington Institute)
Abbas Maleki (Harvard U.)
Abbas Milani (Hoover Institution)
Fariborz Mokhtari (NSU)
Suzanne Maloney (Brooking Institution)
Alireza Nader (Rand)
Vali R. Nasr (John Hopkins)
Trita Parsi (NIAC)
Rouzbeh Parsi (ISS EU)
George Perkovich (CEIP)
Kenneth M. Pollack (Brookings Institution)
Harold Rhode (Department of Defense)
Mahsa Rouhi (Harvard U.)
Karim Sadjadpour (CEIP)
Djavad Salehi-Isfahani (Brooking Institution)
Gary Sick (Columbia University)
Ray Takeyh (CFR)
Raymond Tanter (Washington Institute)
Robin Wright (Wilson Center)

Organizations
American Iranian Council-Educational group aims at impoving US relations with Iran through dialogue and constructive engagement. The site contains extensive papers on US-Iran relations.
Iran-US Dialogue Initiative-by the Middle East Center of Northeastern University.
The Iran Project-An independent non-governmental entity dedicated to Improving the Relationship Between the U.S. and Iranian Governments.
Search for Common Ground: US-Iran Project-A Washington DC-based NGO which promotes people-to-people citizen diplomacy initiatives between US and Iran.
Iranian-American Organizations-An updated list of local and national organizations. Includes civic and political groups, educational & cultural foundations, charities and much more.

U.S. government-funded broadcast services
RFERL: Iran Features-A review of major news developments by Radio Free Europe's news team.
RFERL Weekday Magazine - Iran
Radio Farda (Persian)-Broadcasts news, analysis, interviews and music. RF also collects and analyzes intelligence on Iranians abroad.
VOA Persian-Broadcasts news, interviews, editorials, cultural and entertainment programs.

Internet Pages (Persian)
FB
Twitter
Youtube

Department of State
Iran: Country Inforamation (U.S. Department of State)-Provides remarks, press releases and links to selected annual reports.
Iran: Country Background Notes (U.S. Department of State-06-03)-An overview of Iran's history, geography, government, economy, people, society, foreign relations and U.S.-Iran relations.
US-Iran Relations
Iran Sanctions
Sports Diplomacy with Iran (Summer 2008)
The Iranian Regime: A Challenge to the World - USDOS (May 11, 2006)
Overview of State-Sponsored Terrorism (PDF) | Patterns of Global Terrorism - 2003 (Full Report - Released April 29, 2004)
Voices in Iran Struggling to Be Heard (PDF) - (April 9, 2004)
USINFO: Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs-Reports about the US policies in the Middle East and North Africa.
USINFO Persian
US-Iran Policy (USINFO Persian)

Human Rights Reports

Religious Freedom
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2012
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2011
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2010
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2009
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2008
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2007
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2006
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2005
Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report for 2004

Human Rights Practices
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2012
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2011
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2010
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2009
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2008
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2007
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2006
Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2005
Department of State, Human Rights Report for 2004
Department of State, Human Rights Report for 2003
Department of State, Human Rights Report for 2002
Department of State, Human Rights Report for 2001
Department of State, Human Rights Report for 2000

U.S. Government Reports on Iran

US Trade with Iran
U.S. Trade Balance with Iran-by U.S. Census Bureau.
Iran Hot Country Page - USDA Foreign Agricultural Service

US Trade Sanctions
An overview of the Foreign Assets Control Regulations relating to Iran -By U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control.
Iran Sanctions Program - Guidelines and Information-By U.S. Department of Treasury.
Treasury Eases Restrictions To Assist Humanitarian Relief Activities For Earthquake Victims In Iran - OFAC (Decmber 31, 2003)
Sanctions Against Iran (Global Policy)President Carter announces sanctions against Iran (April 7, 1980) - Jimmy Carter Library
A Review Of US Unilateral Sanctions Against Iran - MEES (August 26, 2002)
World Energy Sanctions (U.S. Energy Information)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (July 16, 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (August 3, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (April 9, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (February 2, 2010)
H.R.2194 --Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 (January 5, 2010)
H.R.1327 -- Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009 (October 15, 2009)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (October 8, 2009)
The Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) - CRS (Ocober 12, 2007)
Iran-Libya Sanctions Act (PDF) and HTML format
Fact Sheet: The Iran and Libya Sanctions Act of 1996
Albright Statement on Waiving Iran-Libya Sanctions (May 18, 1998)
Report to the Congress, Iran and Libya Sanctions Act (May 18, 1998)
Treasury Deputy Secretary Stuart E. Eizenstat Statement on Sanctions (July 26, 1999)
Statement by Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman On New Regulations Providing Sanctions Relief for Agriculture (July 26, 1999)
Extension of Iran and Libya Sanctions Act (August 3, 2001)
Extension of Iran and Libya Sanctions Act (July 31, 2003)

Executive Orders
Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Iran (November 12, 2003)
Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Iran (March 13, 2003)
Continuation of Iran Emergency (March 13, 2000)
Prohibiting Certain Transactions with respect to Iran (August 19, 1997) | PDF
Prohibiting Certain Transactions with respect to Iran (May 6, 1995) | PDF
Prohibiting Certain Transactions with respect to the Development of Iranian Petroleum Resources (March 15, 1995) | PDF
Prohibiting Imports from Iran (October 29, 1987) | PDF
Suspension of Litigation Against Iran (February 24, 1981) | PDF
Revocation of prohibitions against transactions involving Iran (January 19, 1981) | PDF
Further prohibitions on transactions with Iran (April 17, 1980) | PDF
Prohibiting certain transactions with Iran (April 7, 1980) | PDF
Blocking Iranian Government Property (November 14, 1979) | PDF

Proliferation
President Signs Into Law "Iran Nonproliferation Act of 2000" (March 14, 2000)
''Iran Nonproliferation Act of 2000''
Iran Missile Proliferation Sanctions Act of 1997 (PDF)

CIA
Iran: CIA Fact Book-An overview of Iran's history, government, geography, economy and society.
Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Iran-CIA-Updated regularly.
Unclassified Report to Congress on the Acquisition of Technology Relating to WMD (2004)
CIA Report on Iran's Weapons Program (Released November 2003)

DNI
Iran: Nuclear Intentions and Capabilities - DNI (November 2007)

U.S. Congress
Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Reform and Modernization Act of 2011 (June 3, 2011)
H.R.2194 --Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 (January 5, 2010)
Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act of 2009 (December 16, 2009)
H.R.1327 -- Iran Sanctions Enabling Act of 2009 (October 15, 2009)
Iran Threat Reduction Act of 2009 (February 26, 2009)
H.R.3284 -- Reduce Iranian Cyber-Suppression Act (July 21, 2009)
Understanding the Iran Crisis (January 31, 2007)
House Intelligence Committee Releases Report on Iranian Strategic Threat (August 23, 2006)
Expressing the concern of Congress over Iran's development of the means to produce nuclear weapons. - US Congress (May 6, 2004)


U.S. Senate
Gulf Security Architecture: Partnership with the Gulf Cooperation Council (June 19, 2012)
Iran: Where we are today (May 4, 2009)

CRS Reports
Iran Sanctions - CRS (January 15, 2014)
Interim Agreement on Iran's Nuclear Program - CRS (December 11, 2013)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (November 4, 2013)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (October 11, 2013)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (July 26, 2013)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (June 17, 2013)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (June 13, 2013)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (May 31, 2013)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (May 28, 2013)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (April 4, 2013)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (January 10, 2013)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (December 7, 2012)
Iran's Ballistic Missile and Space Launch Programs - CRS (December 6, 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (October 15, 2012)
Israel: Possible Military Strike Against Iran?s Nuclear Facilities - CRS (September 28, 2012)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Status - CRS (September 26, 2012)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran?s Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (September 18, 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (September 13, 2012)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (September 5, 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (July 16, 2012)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran?s Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (June 8, 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (April 2, 2012)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses (March 23, 2012)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses (March 2. 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (February 10, 2012)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (January 26, 2012)
Iran's Threat to the Strait of Hormuz - CRS (January 2, 2012)
Iran?s Nuclear Program: Tehran?s Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (December 21, 2011)
' Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (December 15, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (December 2, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (November 11, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (October 26, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (September 28, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (September 12, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (September 2, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (August 12, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (August 8, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (July 20, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (June 22, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (June 9, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (May 25, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (May 11, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (April 7, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (April 4, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (March 4, 2011)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran?s Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (February 15, 2011)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (February 14, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (February 3, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (January 11, 2011)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (November 10, 2010)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (October 26, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (October 7, 2010)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (September 22, 2010)
Iran-Iraq Relations - CRS (August 13, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (August 3, 2010)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (July 23, 2010)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (June 11, 2010)
Iran?s Economic Conditions: U.S. Policy Issues - CRS (April 22, 2010)
Iran-Iraq Relations - CRS (April 15, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (April 9, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (February 2, 2010)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (January 13, 2010)
Iran Sanctions - CRS (October 08, 2009)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Status - CRS (September 18, 2009)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran's Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (September 17, 2009)
Iran's 2009 Presidential Elections - CRS (June 22, 2009)
Iran's Economic Conditions: U.S. Policy Issues - CRS (June 15, 2009)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (April 14, 2009)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran's Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (March 31, 2009)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (February 13, 2009)
Iran's Ballistic Missile Programs: An Overview - CRS (February 4, 2009)
Iran's Economic Conditions: U.S. Policy Issues - CRS (January 15, 2009)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (December 31, 2008)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran's Compliance with International Obligations - CRS (December 4, 2008)
Iran: Ethnic and Religious Minorities - CRS (November 25, 2008)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Status - CRS (November 20, 2008)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (July 25, 2008)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Status - CRS (June 23, 2008)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (June 15, 2008)
Iran's Economy - CRS (June 12, 2008)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (May 14, 2008)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (May 6, 2008)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (April 9, 2008)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (March 6, 2008)
Iran's Activities and Influence in Iraq - CRS (January 30, 2008)
The World Bank and Iran - CRS (January 28, 2008)
Iran's Ballistic Missile Programs: An Overview - CRS (November, 2007)
The Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) - CRS (Ocober 12, 2007)
India-Iran Relations and U.S. Interests - CRS (August 2, 2006)
Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (July 31, 2006)
Iran's Influence on Iraq - CRS (November 15, 2005)
Iran's Nuclear Program: Recent Developments - CRS (January 14, 2005)
Iran: US Concerns and Policy Responses - CRS (July 20, 2004)
"Iran's Nuclear Program: Recent Developments," - CRS (March 4, 2004)
"Iran's Nuclear Program: Recent Developments," - CRS (November 12, 2003)
Iran: Current Developments and U.S. Policy - CRS Report (July 25, 2003)
The Iran-Libya Sanctions Act (ILSA) - CRS Report (July 31, 2003)
The Persian Gulf States: Post-War Issues for U.S. Policy, 2003 (July 14, 2003)
Iran: Arms and Weapons of Mass Destruction Suppliers - CRS Report (January 3, 2003)
Iran: Current Developments and U.S. Policy - CRS Report (December 26, 2002)
The Persian Gulf States: Post-War Issues for U.S. Policy, 2003 (December 19, 2002)
Iran: Arms and Technology Acquisitions - CRS Report (January 26, 2001)
Iran: US Policy and Options - CRS Report (January 14, 2000)
Russian Missile Technology and Nuclear Reactor Transfers to Iran - CRS Report (July 1, 1998)
Iran: Arms and Technology Acquisitions - CRS Report (June 22, 1998)

UN Security Council Resolutions
461: Islamic Republic of Iran-USA (December 31, 1979) | (PDF)
457: Islamic Republic of Iran-USA (December 4, 1979)

Iran-US Claims Tribunal
The Algiers Accords (January 19, 1981)
Iran-United States Claims Tribunal (Official Site)
US Department of State Info on Iran-US Claims Tribunal
The Iran-United States Claims Tribunal?s contributions to the Law of State Responsibility

Iran-US Treaties
Treaties in Force as of January 1, 2003 (U.S. Department of State)-Read pages 139, 140, 141 in pdf format.
Clipping page 139 (gif) | Clipping page 140 (gif) | Clipping page 141 (gif)
Iran/United States Treaty of Amity, Economic Relations and Consular Rights, signed at Tehran on 15 August 1955

International Court of Justice
Oil Platforms (Islamic Republic of Iran v. United States of America)
Aerial Incident of 3 July 1988 (Islamic Republic of Iran v. United States of America)
United States Diplomatic and Consular Staff in Tehran (United States v. Iran) (1979-1981)
Anglo-lranian Oil Co. (United Kingdom v. Iran) (1951-1952)

Interest Section
Swiss Embassy in Tehran: US interest section

Embassy
Virtual Embassy - Tehran (English Site)
Virtual Embassy (Persian Site)

British-Iran Relations

ReportsBritish Prime Minister Sir Anthony Eden approved a MI6 plot to overthrow Prime Minister Mossadegh - Courtesy of NARA
Iran: Country Information (Foreign & Commonwealth Office - UK)
Iran: UK Parliament
Foreign Affairs Committee Report (May 2004)
Iran Country Report, October 2005 (UK Home Office)
Foreigns Affairs Committee Report on Iran - March 2004 (UK House of Commons)
Timeline: British-Iranian relations (The Guardian)
Timeline: UK-Iran relations (BBC) | Persian


News
UK and Iran agree to re-establish direct diplomatic relations - The Guardian (February 20, 2014)
Iran's largest private bank sues UK government for $4bn damages - BBC (February 17, 2014)
Khamenei says US 'wouldn't hesitate' to topple Iranian regime if it could - The Guardian (February 9, 2014)
Bank Mellat to serve UK government with damages claim of up to £1bn - The Guardian (February 4, 2014)
Jack Straw 'optimistic' over Iran future after Tehran visit - BBC (January 10, 2014)
Iran claims to have captured MI6 spy - BBC (December 14, 2013)
Iranian envoy to make first UK visit - BBC (December 11, 2013)
New UK envoy Ajay Sharma to make Iran visit - BBC (December 2, 2013)
Cameron makes first call to Iran's Rouhani - BBC (November 19, 2013)
UK and Iran name charges d'affaires - BBC (November 11, 2013)
Israel's Warning To UK On Relations With Iran - Sky News (October 11, 2013)
Britain and Iran pave way for reopening of London and Tehran embassies - The Guardian (October 8, 2013)
UK open to improving London-Tehran ties, says William Hague - The Guardian (July 31, 2013)
Labour: UK 'missing opportunity' to engage with Iran - BBC (July 26, 2013)
UK not attending Iran president's inauguration - The Guardian (July 24, 2013)
Supreme court quashes Iran bank sanctions and criticises secret hearings - The Guardian (June 19, 2013)
Iran accuses Britain of operating spy ring to undermine elections - The Independent (June 3, 2013)
Iran deputy speaker condemns 2011 attack on UK embassy - BBC (April 5, 2013)
Britain was wrong to close Tehran embassy, says David Miliband - The Guardian (January 31, 2013)
Iran military action not 'right course at this time', Downing Street says - The Guardian (October 26, 2012)
Britain rejects US request to use UK bases in nuclear standoff with Iran - The Guardian (October 25, 2012)
Prime Minister David Cameron calls on Israel not to launch unilateral attack on Iran - The Independent (October 15, 2012)
Storming British embassy in Iran was not right, says supreme leader - The Guardian (August 7, 2012)
UK defence chiefs prepare for conflict with Iran over nuclear programme - The Guardian (May 23, 2012)
Flynt Leverett: Going to Tehran - WPSU (May 2, 2013)
UK 'will keep up pressure on Iran' - BBC (April 17, 2012)
Hague condemns Tehran for blocking Foreign Office website - BBC (March 18, 2012)
Iran accused of intimidating BBC Persian staff - BBC (February 3, 2012)
Iran blocks UK Foreign Office website - BBC (December 22, 2011)
British 'most secret' invasion plans seized at Iran embassy - 70 years on - The Guardian (December 5, 2011)
Iran diplomats to leave UK after Tehran embassy attack - BBC (December 2, 2011)
Coup that colours Anglo-Iranian relations - The Guardian (December 1, 2011)
UK to expel all Iranian diplomats over embassy attack - BBC (November 30, 2011)
UK withdraws diplomatic staff from Iran after attack - BBC (November 30, 2011)
Hague says Iran will face 'serious consequences' over embassy attack - The Guardian (November 29, 2011)
UK warns Iran after embassy stormed - BBC (November 29, 2011)
Iran protesters storm UK embassy in Tehran - BBC (November 29, 2011)
Iran parliament votes to downgrade relations with UK - BBC (November 27, 2011)
Iranian MPs approve bill to reduce British diplomatic ties with Tehran - The Guardian (November 23, 2011)
UK military steps up plans for Iran attack amid fresh nuclear fears - The Guardian (November 2, 2011)
Blair criticises Iran and Syria - BBC (September 8, 2011)
David Cameron: Britain caused many of the world's problems - Telegraph (April 5, 2011)
David Cameron plans link-up with US and France for new sanctions on Iran - The Guardian (February 23, 2011)
WikiLeaks cables: UK blocked $60m arms deal over fears of Iran link - The Guardian (February 23, 2011)
UK's Thatcher Appealed To Iran Over US Hostages - The Guardian (December 30, 2010)
WikiLeaks cables: Iranian TV channel faced UK sanction over jamming row - The Guardian (December 21, 2010)
Iranian politicians call for UK ambassador recall - BBC (December 13, 2010)
WikiLeaks cables: US pressured British regulator to act against Iranian banks - The Guardian (December 13, 2010)
US embassy cables: Foreign office talks tough on Iran - The Guardian (December 13, 2010)
Pope helped to free British sailors held by Iran, WikiLeaks cables show - The Guardian (December 10, 2010)
Briton teaches US diplomats how to talk to Iran - The Guardian (November 28, 2010)
Iran lays claim to British Museum's Cyrus Cylinder - The Guardian (September 15, 2010)
Cyrus Cylinder loaned to Iran by British Museum - BBC (September 10, 2010)
Sleeping with the Enemy: BP's Deals with Iran - Time Magazine (June 16, 2010)
Tony Blair slated for Iran threat claim - Times Online (January 30, 2010)
Iran looks again at links with Britain - The Independent (January 18, 2010)
How Britain tactfully told the Shah to keep out - Times Online (December 30, 2009)
British sailors seized in Iran apologise for families' ordeal - The Guardian (December 4, 2009)
Skipper of UK-crewed yacht admits Iran waters 'mistake' - BBC (December 2, 2009)
UK yacht crew detained by Iranian navy - BBC (November 30, 2009)
UK to press Iran on embassy staff - BBC (July 5, 2009)
UK seeks Iran trial clarification - BBC (July 4, 2009)
UK 'deeply concerned' at arrests - BBC (June 28, 2009)
Britain and Iran's fraught history - BBC (June 24, 2009)
Iran attacks against UK tap into centuries of suspicion - CNN (June 24, 2009)
UK expels two Iranian diplomats - BBC (June 23, 2009)
Relations between old adversaries Britain and Iran hit new low - The Guardian (June 23, 2009)
British Council in Iran 'illegal' - BBC (February 5, 2009)
British fear US commander is beating the drum for Iran strikes - Telegraph (April 5, 2008)
MPs urging direct US-Iran talks - BBC (March 2, 2008)
British GCHQ eavesdropping played role in US intelligence U-turn on Iran - The Guardian (December 6, 2007)
Iran accuses Britain of digging tunnel to ferry spies into embassy - The Guardian (August 11, 2007)
Brown evades question over Iran - BBC (May 26, 2007)
A bitter legacy - The Guardian (March 30, 2007)
UK/Iran bilateral links suspended - BBC (March 28, 2007)
Iranians blame UK for all that goes awry - The Guardian (March 25, 2007)
Sailors fall foul of emerging regional superpower - The Guardian (March 24, 2007)
No plans to attack Iran - Blair - BBC (February 6, 2007)
Iran a 'major threat', says Blair - BBC (December 12, 2006)
Britain took part in mock Iran invasion - The Guardian (April 15, 2006)
UK dismisses talk of Iran attack - BBC (April 9, 2006)
Iran calls for UK Iraq pull-out - BBC (February 17, 2006)
Iran accuses UK of bombing link - BBC (January 25, 2006)
Blair rejects action against Iran and Syria - Telegraph (January 23, 2006)
Blair threatens UN action on Iran - BBC (January 11, 2006)
Iran nuclear move 'concerns UK' - BBC (January 10, 2006)
Iran bombs link: retraction or non-retraction? - BBC (January 10, 2006)
Was Blair right to warn Iran? - BBC (October 7, 2005)
Blair warns Iran over Iraq bombs - BBC (October 6, 2005)
Tehran students attack UK embassy - BBC (September 28, 2005)
Military action against Iran 'inconceivable', says Straw - The Guardian (September 28, 2005)
Lib Dems challenge Blair to spell out Iran plans - The Guardian (April 23, 2005)
Iran must beware of 'cunning' Britain in nuclear talks, says cleric - AFP (February 4, 2005)
Can Straw tread softly while US turns its eye on Iran? - The Guardian (January 28, 2005)
Straw emollient on Iran rift after US talks - The Guardian (January 25, 2005)
BP chief's remarks enrage Iran - The Guardian (January 25, 2005)
U.S.: British Foreign Secretary Says U.S. Committed To Diplomatic Approach Toward Iran - RFE (January 25, 2005)
Straw flies to US for talks on Iran - The Guardian (January 24, 2005)
Britain outlines case against attack on Iran: report - AFP (January 23, 2005)
Straw: war on Iran 'inconceivable'- The Guardian (November 5, 2004)
Straw defends diplomacy with Iran - BBC (July 4, 2004)
Attack Iran, US chief ordered British - Telegraph (June 30, 2004)Prince Charles meets President Khatami, February 9, 2004 - Courtesy of ISNA
We must support Iran's evolution - The Guardian (June 27, 2004)
Iran frees eight British sailors - The Guardian (June 25, 2004)
Talks resume on crew held in Iran - BBC (June 24, 2004)
Iran parades captured and blindfolded sailors on TV The - Guardian (June 23, 2004)
Delicate UK-Iran ties under strain - BBC (June 21, 2004)
Charles's goodwill visit to Iran - BBC (February 9, 2004)
Prince Charles tours quake-hit Bam - The Guardian (February 9, 2004)
HRH visits Iran to see the devastation of the Bam Earthquake (Feb. 9, 2004)
UK refuses to extradite Iranian - BBC (November 13, 2003)
Downturn in British-Iran relations is par for the course - AFP (September 16, 2003)
Analysis: Iran's UK dilemma - BBC (September 3, 2003)
Truck smashes into UK's Iran embassy - BBC (April 1, 2003)British Foreign Minister Jack Straw meets President Khatami, June 30, 2003 - Courtesy of ISNA
Britain's dirty secret - The Guardian (March 6, 2003)
Blair tries to woo Iran into anti-Saddam pact - Telegraph (January 7, 2003)
Iran rejects ambassador as 'MI6 agent' - The Guardian (February 8, 2002)
Iran's love-hate relationship with the UK - BBC (September 29, 2001)
Royal to-do over 'undignified festivities' - The Guardian (August 15, 2001)
Iranian hardliners accuse Britain of fomenting revolt - The Guardian (November 28 2000)
Iranian Embassy Siege 1980 - BBC
Salman Rushdie, British Petroleum (BP) and Iran
British Intelligence and Policy on Persia (Iran)


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