Iran votes in first presidential election since nuclear deal

ADAM SCHRECK, Associated Press AMIR VAHDAT, Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians voted Friday in the country’s first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan Rouhani faced a staunch challenge from a hard-line opponent over his outreach to the West. The election is largely viewed as a referendum on […]

Iran Very Much America’s Enemy By Their Choice

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians began a nationwide celebration Friday to commemorate the 38th anniversary of the 1979 revolution with rallies around the country, and President Hassan Rouhani called the new U.S. administration “a problem.” Demonstrators in Tehran chanted traditional slogans against the U.S. and Israel. The rallies come at a time when new U.S. […]