A US hawk ponders the big prey in 2016

Bolton considers adding his name as a Republican candidate

Iran charges journalist with spying

Move could be bid to sabotage detente with US, say analysts

Russia’s Lukoil eyes return to Iran

Chief says opportunities sought should sanctions end

US beefs up naval force off Yemen coast

Aircraft carrier and cruiser to help watch Iranian vessels

Iran fetes investors despite sanctions

US business was beating a path to Tehran even before nuclear deal

Dubai prepares for Iranian investment

Emirate ready to act as bridgehead if sanctions are lifted

Iran car lovers eye nuclear dividends

Fate of sector is a pressing concern for politicians

Obama agrees Congress deal on Iran vote

White House withdraws veto threat after nuclear bill watered down

Russia unblocks Iran missile deliveries

Moscow defends move likely to irk other powers

Obama foreign policy doctrine takes shape

US president banks on engagement with erstwhile foes Iran and Cuba

Ayatollah says US distorting nuclear deal

Supreme leader insists sanctions should be lifted ‘on first day’ of final agreement

Detente will force Iran to compromise

Nations have for too long formed unholy alliance, writes Jacob Heilbrunn

Iran slams Saudi-led Yemen campaign

Ayatollah Khamenei urges Arab monarchy to stop ‘disastrous crimes’

Senate Democrats seek to soften Iran bill

Compromise could allow for Congress to vote on final nuclear deal

Iranian naval vessels sail near Yemen

Ships deployed in ‘anti-piracy efforts’ on trade routes

Mixed messages in a divided region

Among some, hatred of sectarianism is greater than sectarian hatred

Erdogan woos Iranian business

Turkish leader eyes commercial opportunities while backing anti-Iranian coalition

Charlemagne and Turquoise offer Iran fund

International investors gain more exposure to country’s equities

Israel seeks change to Iran nuclear deal

Intelligence minister focuses on damage control of the accord

Obama defends ‘once in a lifetime’ Iran deal

White House goes on offensive to persuade nuclear talks doubters