In a breakthrough which could signal an easing of tensions, Iran and Saudi Arabia say they have reached an agreement for the return of Iranian pilgrims to the hajj to
In a contrast to its tensions with Saudi Arabia, Iran says that talks with Riyadh about the restoration of the Hajj pilgrimage for Iranians are making progress.
President Rouhani promises ongoing Iranian support, essential for survival of Syria’s President Assad
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PHOTO: A girl holds up a poster criticizing Saudi Arabia during a protest march in Tehran on Friday
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