- The Latest: Slain Iran general was key figure in Syria war Updated: Oct-09-15 9:16 am
DAMASCUS, Syria - The latest developments as Syrian troops and other nations battle militants in Syria. (All times local in Syria).
- Iran's president claims his military best defense against IS Updated: Sep-22-15 3:36 am
TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian president says his country's military is the most reliable force to take on "terrorists in the region" - a reference to the extremist Islamic State group.
- UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards Updated: Sep-21-15 1:50 pm
VIENNA - The chief of the U.N. nuclear agency acknowledged Monday that samples used to determine whether Iran tried to develop a nuclear weapon were collected by the Iranians instead of agency experts, but insisted the probe stands up to strict agency standards.
- Correction: Iran-Nuclear story Updated: Sep-21-15 10:53 am
VIENNA - In a story Sept. 20 about a trip to Iran by the head of the U.N. nuclear agency, The Associated Press erroneously referred to the place he was visiting as an Iranian nuclear site. In fact, it is a military site where some believe nuclear weapons work may have occurred.