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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US Secretary of State John Kerry says there is role for Iran in tackling the threat of Islamic State militants - @Reuters

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Iran

Lawyer: 7 Iranians, whose video showing 6 of them dancing to the Pharrell Williams' hit 'Happy,' have received suspended prison and lashing sentences - @USATODAY

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United Nations General Assembly 2014

US official: No meeting schedule between President Obama, Iran President Rouhani during UN General Assembly next week, but Obama well known to be open to such a meeting - @Reuters

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Iran nuclear program talks

Iranian envoy Reza Najafi dismisses accusations about his country's atomic activities as 'mere allegations' in response to warning from UN watchdog - @Reuters

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Iran nuclear program talks

EU says it is disappointed with very limited progress on Iran addressing suspected atomic bomb research - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US Deputy Secretary of State Burns to hold talks with Iranian officials in New York today and Thursday, US says - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Pentagon press secretary on Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's Islamic State comments: 'We have not seen these comments, and therefore will refrain from commenting. That said, we are confident in the soundness of the strategy we are pursuing, and the seriousness with which we are pursuing it' - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Update: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tells @NBCNews that the US-led coalition against Islamic State is 'ridiculous'; says Islamic State actions are at odds with Islamic tenets

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says Islamic State wants 'to kill humanity' - @NBCNews

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France

Prosecuting judges in Paris drop all charges of money laundering, fraud against 9 close to an exiled Iranian opposition group; arrested on terrorism charges more than 10 years ago - @Reuters

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2014 Asian Games

Olympic Council of Asia throws Iranian official out of the Asian Games after South Korean police charged him with sexual harassment - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US is open to talks despite rejecting military cooperation with Iran in Iraq - @AFP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

United States is not and will not co-ordinate militarily with Iran, Kerry spokeswoman says - @Reuters

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Iran nuclear program talks

UN nuclear chief suggests little headway made in Iran probe - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Report: Iran has rejected US request for co-operation against Islamic State militants, Khamenei says - @AFP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Iranian parliamentary speaker Ali Larijani describes US-led coalition against Islamic State militants as a 'big disaster,' warns US against igniting a 'broad fire' across the region, according to state media coverage - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Editor's note: BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse is reporting that Iran appears to be sending troops and weapons to fight Sunni extremists in Iraq. - Jimmy

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Iran nuclear program talks

Iranian negotiator Abbas Araqchi says that differences in nuclear talks with powers in Vienna are 'still big ... we have a difficult road to go' - @Reuters

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John Kerry visits Baghdad, September 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry on working with Iran against Islamic State: US does not coordinate or cooperate with Iran militarily and has no intention of doing so in the future - @NBCNews

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Iraq crisis

Local media: Authorities detain 3 foreigners traveling through Iran under suspicion of planning to join Islamic State in Iraq - @AP

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