Russia reportedly is prepared to change its stand on Iran nuclear talks in a high-stakes gamble to counter expanded sanctions by the United States and the European Union over Crimea.
Reaction to new nuclear deal is mixed in Washington.
Iran defeated the United States in the fourth round of the Wrestling World Cup Thursday.
Iran said Monday it has successfully sent a monkey into space, describing the launch as another step toward Tehran's goal of a manned space flight.
A US deadline was set today for Iran to start cooperating with the UN's nuclear watchdog.