U.S. Senate


  • Malley 2022-05-06 21:22

    It is now or never!

    TEHRAN — As the Vienna talks have reached a stalemate, the U.S. Senate passed a controversial motion that could jeopardize the–make or break-talks in Vienna.

  • Biden 2022-05-06 21:18

    Will Biden be trapped by Iran hawks?

    TEHRAN – In a blow to the Biden administration’s stated goal of returning to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the U.S. Senate approved two motions drafted by Republican senators who vehemently oppose diplomacy with Iran. 

  • Senate 2022-05-06 02:27

    Senate adopts measure against efforts to revive nuclear deal

    President Joe Biden’s bid to revive the Iran nuclear deal flunked its first test in the U.S. Senate, Politico reported.

  • U.S. Senate approves Nicholas Burns as China envoy 2021-12-17 18:14

    U.S. Senate approves Nicholas Burns as China envoy

    TEHRAN - The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to back the nomination of long-time American diplomat Nicholas Burns to be the U.S. ambassador to China, ending 11-month wrangling over the key nomination.

  • David Schultz 2021-01-29 10:25

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Trump isolated America and divided the nation: professor

    The U.S. House of Representatives on Monday presented to the Senate a single article of impeachment accusing former President Donald Trump of inciting insurrection in a speech to his supporters before the deadly attack on the Capitol, setting in motion his second impeachment trial.

  • Protesters outside the Supreme Court in April 2018. (Credit: Andrew Harnik/Associated Press) 2020-07-24 18:14

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Trump’s Muslim ban: For the sake of safer America or anti-Muslim bigots

    House Democrats on Wednesday voted to pass a legislation that would revoke the U.S. President Donald Trump administration’s controversial order banning entry to immigrants from mostly Muslim-majority countries.

  • Trump 2020-05-08 19:00

    U.S. Senate fails to contain Trump’s Iran war powers

    TEHRAN — The U.S. Senate on Thursday failed to override a presidential veto of a War Powers resolution that would have required the U.S. president to seek congressional authorization before taking any military action against Iran.

  • U.S. Senate 2020-02-14 16:16

    By staff and agencies

    U.S. Senate votes to limit Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran

    The U.S. Senate passed a legislation on Thursday to limit President Donald Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran.

  • Donald Trump 2019-12-21 10:27

    By Martin Love

    If it had a soul, America may have lost it

    NORTH CAROLINA - So, Donald Trump has been impeached. So what, one must say, aside from the fact that he is only the third President to have ever been so stained by the U.S. House of Representatives (exactly along party lines), which will no doubt drive him to even more error because of his vast, narcissistic nature.

  • سنای آمریکا 2019-06-29 20:43

    'A colossal mistake': GOP-controlled Senate votes down measure blocking Iran military strike

    WASHINGTON (USA Today) – The GOP-controlled Senate defeated a measure Friday that would have blocked President Donald Trump from launching a military strike against Iran unless he got explicit congressional approval.