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Iran

Photo: French environment minister Segolene Royal announces partnerships in Iran - @afptehran

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Iran

US naval ship fired warning shots at Iranian vessel, official says - AFP

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Iran

US Defense official: 4 Iranian military vessels carried out a 'high-speed intercept' of a US destroyer in the vicinity of the Strait of Hormuz on Aug. 23 - Reuters

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Iran

#Breaking US defense official says two Iranian vessels came within 300 yards of the US destroyer, incident was ‘unsafe & unprofessional’ - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Ecuador

Iran has agreed with Ecuador to continue discussions within the framework of OPEC, says Iranian foreign minister - Reuters

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Ecuador

Ecuador says it spoke with Iran on the need to stabilize oil prices - Reuters

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Syrian Civil War

Agreement between Russia and Iran over use of Hamadan air base for more strikes against Syria 'only a matter of time,' says senior Russian official - FARS

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petroleum

Oil reverses earlier decline after report of Iran possibly supporting OPEC output action - Bloomberg

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Iran

Iran says 450 administrators of social media groups summoned, detained, warned due to posts seen as immoral, involving modeling - AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Russian ambassador in Tehran says all Russian troops have left Hamadan airbase in Iran - Interfax

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Iran's foreign ministry spokesman says Russia will stop using Iranian air base for Syria airstrikes for the time being - AP

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Iran

Photo: Iran displays first home-made missile defence system, the Bavar 373 - @EricWRandolph

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US sanctions against Iran

US State Department: $400 million cash payment to Iran was contingent on American prisoners' release - @AP

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Syrian Civil War

Russian defense ministry says it's launching a third day of airstrikes from a base in Iran against Syrian militant targets - Reuters

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Iran

Car bomb explodes near police station in Turkey's eastern Van Province near the border with Iran, per Dogan News Agency - Reuters

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Syrian Civil War

US State Department: Russia's use of an Iranian base to carry out air strikes in Syria 'doesn't help' reach a cessation of hostilities - Reuters

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Syria

Prominent Iranian lawmaker confirms Russia is using Iran's Shahid Nojeh Air Base for Syria strikes - AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

US State Department deputy spokesperson says Russian use of Iran base for Syria strikes unfortunate, but not unexpected; says unclear whether Tuesday's flights were one-off event - @lrozen

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Anonymous US officials say Russian strikes on Syria flown out of Iranian air base came as surprise, operations set up very quickly, perhaps overnight - AP

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Iran nuclear program deal

More: Iranian prosecutor says arrest of dual national with alleged links to UK spy agency part of crackdown on post-nuclear deal 'Western infiltration'; UK foreign office says it is investigating - Reuters

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