Keyword: Us-iran relations

  • Iran summons Polish envoy over US summit
    Iran summons Polish envoy over US summit
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    Iran's foreign ministry summoned Poland's envoy to the country to file an official protest after the United States announced that it will hold a summit in Poland that will focus on Iran, according to various media reports on Sund...

  • US to host Iran-centered summit in Poland in February
    US to host Iran-centered summit in Poland in February
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    The United States will host an international summit in February that will focus on promoting stability and freedom in the Middle East and will pay special attention to Iran’s regional influence, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to...

  • Iran FM: US brings chaos wherever it interferes
    Iran FM: US brings chaos wherever it interferes
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    Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said in a tweet on Thursday that America's interference around the world brings "chaos, repression and resentment."

    He went on to say that "the day Iran mimics US client...

  • Pompeo vows to drive Iran out of Syria, tougher sanctions
    Pompeo vows to drive Iran out of Syria, tougher sanctions
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    United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reaffirmed on Thursday that Washington seeks to end Iran's presence in Syria. "There will be no US reconstruction assistance for areas of Syria held by Assad until Iran and its proxy ...

  • Iran to go ahead with space launch despite US warnings
    Iran to go ahead with space launch despite US warnings
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    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (pictured) said on Thursday that the country will go ahead with launching two new satellites into orbit despite warnings from the United States.

    "Soon, in the coming weeks, we will send two s...

  • Iran confirms it arrested US citizen Michael White
    Iran confirms it arrested US citizen Michael White
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    Michael White, a 46-year-old citizen of the United States and a US Navy veteran, was arrested in Iran last July, the spokesman for the Foreign Ministry in Tehran Bahram Qassemi confirmed on Wednesday without mentioning the reason behind ...

  • Iran's Khamenei calls US officials 'first-class idiots'
    Iran's Khamenei calls US officials 'first-class idiots'
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    Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blasted the United States on Wednesday over Washington's stance towards Tehran. He went as far as calling some American officials "clowns" and "first-class idiots" and...

  • Americans asked us to restart nuclear talks - Iran
    Americans asked us to restart nuclear talks - Iran
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    Iran's Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani, said on Monday that Washington has repeatedly asked Tehran to restart negotiations on the Middle Eastern country's nuclear program, IRNA reported.

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  • Iran can't sell any more oil to countries with waivers
    Iran can't sell any more oil to countries with waivers
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    The eight states that were allowed by the United States to buy crude from Iran despite sanctions now don't want a single barrel more, said Amir-Hossein Zamani-Nia, the country's deputy minister of petroleum for international affa...

  • Iran's Zarif dismisses Pompeo's launch warning
    Iran's Zarif dismisses Pompeo's launch warning
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    The Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran Javad Zarif (pictured) dismissed on Thursday warnings from the United States, which called upon Iran not to "undertake any activity related to ballistic missiles capable of delive...

  • Pompeo warns Iran against space launches
    Pompeo warns Iran against space launches
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    United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Iran on Thursday against launching satellites into space, claiming such action would be in violation of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231 which "calls upon the Ir...

  • Tehran blasts Trump's visit to US troops in Iraq
    Tehran blasts Trump's visit to US troops in Iraq
    12/28/2018

    The government in Tehran slammed United States President Donald Trump's recent visit to the US troops in Iraq, stating that Washington's interference in the region causes discord and threatens regional security. Iran also said th...

  • Iran warns US warship to avoid its territorial waters
    Iran warns US warship to avoid its territorial waters
    12/24/2018

    Several days after the United States Navy warship USS John C. Stennis entered the Persian Gulf, the commander of Iran's Navy Habibollah Sayyari stated that his forces are ready to deter the foreign vessel from entering the country...

  • Iran: US military in Middle East 'source of tension'
    Iran: US military in Middle East 'source of tension'
    12/22/2018

    United States military presence in Syria has been "illogical and a source of tension," Iran’s Foreign Ministry said on Saturday according to IRNA.

    "From the start, the entry and presence of American forces in...

  • Zarif: US, S.Arabia endanger Middle East
    Zarif: US, S.Arabia endanger Middle East
    12/16/2018

    Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif dismissed accusations that Tehran is sponsoring terrorism in the Middle East and said that the actions of the United States and Saudi Arabia have led to "dangerous escalations" in the region...

  • Iran hackers tried to break into emails of US officials - report
    Iran hackers tried to break into emails of US officials - report
    12/13/2018

    Iranian hackers that work under the nickname Charming Kitten attempted to break into the emails of dozens of United States Treasury officials as well as several nuclear scientists and other figures from various countries, the Associated ...

  • Iran confirms 'recent' missile test launch
    Iran confirms 'recent' missile test launch
    12/11/2018

    Iranian military head General Amirali Hajizadeh stated on Tuesday Tehran did conduct a missile test launch on December 1 despite the restrictions imposed by the United Nations Security Council resolutions and the Iran nuclear deal, local...

  • US sanctions 'economic terrorism' - Rouhani
    US sanctions 'economic terrorism' - Rouhani
    12/8/2018

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the United States sanctions imposed on Iran represent "economic terrorism," according to AFP.

    "America's unjust and illegal sanctions against the honourabl...

  • Tehran seeks exclusion from OPEC production cut
    Tehran seeks exclusion from OPEC production cut
    12/6/2018

    Iran will seek to be excluded from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' (OPEC) decision to cut down on oil production starting next year, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh (pictured) said ahead of today's meet...

  • Rouhani: Iran believes in timely talks with US
    Rouhani: Iran believes in timely talks with US
    12/5/2018

    Iran believes in "timely" negotiations with the United States, the Islamic Republic's President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday.

    "We believe in timely negotiations, and we also believe that the time for negot...