• Iranian parliament studies motion to charge foreign ships in Strait of Hormuz 2019-07-31 15:56

    By Zahra Mirzafarjouyan:

    Signs of tension reduction appearing in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN– After years of tensions between Iran and some Persian Gulf states particularly in recent months in the Strait of Hormuz, reports indicate the emergence of tensions reduction in this strategic region.

  • Abe - Rouhani 2019-06-12 23:25

    Abe: Japan will use its “utmost effort” to reduce tension in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who visited Tehran on Wednesday afternoon said he will use his country’s “utmost effort” to deescalate tension in the Persian Gulf and the wider Middle East region.

  • شیرین هانتر 2017-01-29 10:44

    By Javad Heirannia 

    Ease in Saudi-Iran tensions will help Kuwait: Shireen Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells the Tehran Times that the “visit of the Emir of Kuwait's emissary to Iran could be an indirect way of preparing for possible Iran-Saudi Arabia talks."

  • 02-AK2.jpg 2016-09-13 21:16

    Leader aide urges elevated ties with Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, amid reservations with Riyadh 

    Ex-IRGC chief: Iran should not intensify tension with Saudis 

    TEHRAN – A senior advisor to the Supreme Leader on military affairs has urged elevated relations with the three Arab countries of Oman, Kuwait, and even Qatar amid reservations over already tense ties with Saudi Arabia.