VOA News on Iran

A Houthi rebel fighter fires in the air during a gathering aimed at mobilizing more fighters for the Houthi movement, in Sanaa,…
A UN resolution, adopted in 2015, bans the supply of weapons to Houthi rebels in Yemen 
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Thu, 12/12/2019 - 18:59
U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook speaks to VOA Persian at the State Department, Nov. 18, 2019.
Top US special envoy for Iran recalled 'emotional moment' witnessing the release of Chinese American Xiyue Wang
Nike Ching
Thu, 12/12/2019 - 01:52
US Hopes Iran Prisoner Exchange Leads to Broader Dialogue
Top US envoy for Iran recalled “emotional moment” witnessing release of Chinese American Prisoner
FILE PHOTO: A man walks away from the U.S Treasury Department in Washington.
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: Tehran used commercial planes, ships to supply fighters in Syria, Yemen
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Wed, 12/11/2019 - 11:38
Chinese American academic Xiyue Wang, released by Iran after three years in jail as part of a prisoner swap with the U.S., stands with U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook at Zurich airport on December 7, 2019.
US Special Envoy for Iran Brian Hook said Tuesday he viewed as “positive” an Iranian official’s desire for more prisoner swaps after both sides exchanged prisoners in Zurich
Michael Lipin
Wed, 12/11/2019 - 06:30
U.S. Ambassador to Switzerland Edward McMullen greets Xiyue Wang in Zurich, Switzerland December 7, 2019. U.S. Embassy in…
A prisoner exchange over the weekend saw Iran free a Chinese-American scholar from Princeton who had been held for three years on widely criticized espionage charges
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 11:29
In this photo released by the official website of the Office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani speaks in a…
The draft budget comes with pressure mounting from U.S. sanctions and Iranians still reeling from a deadly crackdown last month on street unrest sparked by fuel rationing and a cut in subsidies
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Sun, 12/08/2019 - 04:32