James Woolsey, former Director of the CIA from 1993 to 1995, says the U.S. needs to be careful about cooperating with Iran to quell instability in Iraq.
As rebels continue to create unrest in Iraq, policymakers and observers alike can't agree on what, if anything, the U.S. should do.
Shiite Iran is so alarmed by Sunni insurgent gains in Iraq that it may be willing to cooperate with Washington.
Iraq has been absent from the global agenda for years – but now the very existence of the state is being called into question.
Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, Iranian oil minister, discusses the "illegal limitations" imposed on the country's oil production and the on-going talks between Iran and the P5+1.
Richard Mallinson, geopolitical analyst at Energy Aspects, says the talks between Iran and the P5+1 are likely to be extended and that oil supply should therefore stay at the same level for longer.
The White House says the United States will continue to pause its efforts to reduce Iran's oil sales, Dow Jones reported.
Iranian oil exports are running above the levels the Islamic Republic agreed to when sanctions were loosened.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera looks at Iranian oil export numbers and which countries are the biggest buyers. China has dramatically increased exports from Iran, which is apparently exceeding targets promised under eased sanctions.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Morgan Brennan and Dominic Chu, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including news Apple is taking over the home.
General Khalifa Haftar, once scorned in the North African country, is now the man to watch, after starting a massive military offensive on May 16.
At least 30 people were killed in southern Ukraine on Friday when clashes between pro-Kiev and pro-Russia protesters spread from the east of the country. The FT reports.
India is set to pay Iran $1.65 billion under an interim nuclear deal that eases sanctions and gives Tehran access to $4.2 billion in blocked funds.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on surging oil exports in Iran.
Gareth Lewis-Davies, senior oil strategist at BNP Paribas, says that some geopolitical risk has come out of the oil price and discusses the new Iran and P5+1 talks.
In an exclusive interview from the World Economic Forum, Emaar Chairman Mohammed Alabbar tells Access: Middle East why he's looking forward to a rapprochement with Iran, plus where he sees growth opportunities for Emaar.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports how oil and gas companies are looking at investing in Iran once sanctions are lifted.
The Iranian street is showing signs of breaking free from the economic stagnation that has crippled the country for years.
Tensions are boiling over in several regions around the world, from Venezuela to Ukraine to the Middle East. Here is a quick guide.
The Israeli economy has been growing at a "spectacular" pace due to its innovation drive, Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel's prime minister tells CNBC before explaining why he remains distrustful of Iran.