Iran

Nika Knight, staff writer
Rex Tillerson
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ratcheted up tensions with Iran on Wednesday, provoking strong warnings from foreign experts who say that the Trump administration may be putting the U.S. on the path toward war with Iran. In a press conference in Washington, D.C., Tillerson accused Tehran of "alarming and ongoing provocations" and comparing the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The United Nations praised Iran's "exemplary" refugee resettlement program this...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, who has won two Oscars for Best Foreign Language Film, boycotted Sunday's ceremony. (Photo: Jason Merritt/ Getty)
Boycotting the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday evening, Iranian filmmaker...