Kerry on defensive as Israel PM flies to US

Netanyahu begins ‘fateful’ visit to challenge Tehran nuclear deal

Herzog questions Netanyahu’s motive in US

Israeli leader desperate to raise poll ratings, says election challenger

Mossad leak casts doubt on Iran warnings

Netanyahu presentation questioned weeks before Israeli election

Iran and west narrow gap in nuclear talks

Oil price collapse and efforts to curb hardliners help progress

Ecological disaster in Iran’s wetlands

Drought and dams in neighbouring Afghanistan blamed for water crisis

Yemen on brink of civil war, warns UN

Resistance to Houthi takeover turns violent and spreads

Developing economies: Taking a load off

Morocco shows way to cut subsidies on fuel and other products, as pressure grows on states to make savings

Energy shortfall drains Iran’s growth push

Poor power-generating capacity holds back recovery

Obama wins breathing space over Iran

Democratic co-author of new sanctions bill to delay voting

High-profile fraud case rocks Iran

Construction company fraud claims follow wider revelations

Invitation threatens US support for Israel

Netanyahu to address Congress on Iranian nuclear debate

Argentina: Strange death of Alberto Nisman

Mysterious fate of state prosecutor has rocked the government

Talks to reopen UK embassy in Iran stall

Dispute over inspecting communications equipment and visas complicates efforts to restore links

Boehner asks Netanyahu to speak on Iran

Republicans snub Obama plea for caution over nuclear talks

Tehran threatens Israel with retaliation

Fears of escalation after strike kills senior Iranian commander

Iranian importers struggle to find forex

Businesses waiting up to a month for funds from central bank

Argentine state prosecutor found dead

Nisman was to explain accusations he made against Fernández

Obama and Cameron warn on Iran sanctions

Leaders caution Republicans against jeopardising nuclear talks

Mideast condemns Paris attack

Many blame western policy for the violence against Charlie Hebdo

Iran’s matters of the heart

The success of negotiations depends on political will, but that has to translate into numbers and technical concessions