Iran has only one important voter in Friday's election — Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said Behnam Ben Taleblu of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.
Behnam Ben Taleblu of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies says Iran has "only one important voter," and that's Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
The comments came after Ahmadinejad's candidacy was rejected by Iran's Guardian Council, the vetting body of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
A deal between the U.S. and Iran could be bullish for oil prices despite an increase in supply, according to Damien Courvalin of Goldman Sachs.
The Gulf of Oman connects to the Strait of Hormuz where about a fifth of the world's oil passes.
OPEC and its non-OPEC partners will meet via videoconference to discuss the next phase of production policy.
Around 4.5% of all bitcoin mining globally between January and April of this year took place in Iran, according to blockchain analytics firm Elliptic.
Iran is now enriching its uranium to 60% purity, dramatically higher than the 3.67% level permitted under the 2015 deal.
Even if there is a return to the Iran nuclear deal, it will likely take time before Tehran brings back oil production, says Damien Courvalin of Goldman Sachs.
The United Nations nuclear watchdog on Monday said it has agreed with Iran to extend its monitoring agreement by one month.
The Islamic Republic is already enriching and stockpiling uranium at levels far beyond those allowed by its 2015 nuclear deal.
Escalating violence involving Israeli air strikes and Hamas' rockets have killed more than 190 people including children, since tensions flared last week.
Biden should rethink "do-no-harm" policy as Middle East countries work through differences
NBC's Dan De Luce joins 'The News with Shepard Smith' to report the U.S.'s response to the Iranian ships which swarmed U.S. Coast Guard vessels in 'unsafe' maneuvers.
An Iranian Revolutionary court has sentenced British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to a one-year jail term.
Negotiations are starting to pick up pace even as Iran announces further violations of the deal.
The move comes two days after Tehran said its underground Natanz atomic facility experienced a blackout.
The Foundation For Defense Of Democracies' Behnam Ben Taleblu thinks the renewed talks over the Iran's ambitions are finely balanced between the Iranian need for relief from sanctions, and the Biden administration's goal of full nuclear compliance.
Iran announced Saturday that it has started mechanical tests on an advanced nuclear centrifuge.
Former U.S. State Department spokesperson, Morgan Ortagus, weighs in on how the Biden administration should approach a changing Middle East landscape, and what a resumption of the Iran nuclear deal would mean for business in the country.