Killing Soleimani broke international law, former Nuremberg war crimes prosecutor says
US President Donald Trump's order to "take out" head of the Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' Quds Force Major General Qassem Soleimani on the territory of Iraq was immoral and constituted a …
Iran’s Rouhani apologizes for delayed plane crash admission
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has offered an apology for delaying the admission that the national military was responsible for downing the Ukrainian plane, Iran’s state TV broadcast the …
Pompeo discusses situation around Iran with Israel's prime minister
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has held telephone talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday, Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in a statement.
"Secretary Pompeo and Prime …
Russian airlines continue using Iran’s airspace
Russian airlines continue to use Iran’s airspace, the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency informed on its website.
"Russian airlines continue to use Iran’s airspace with security …
Russia ready to help establish dialogue between US and Iran
Moscow is ready to contribute to launching dialogue between Washington and Tehran if the sides show interest in this, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a news conference on Tuesday.
"We are …
Iran’s defense minister says strike on US base was ‘necessary action’
Iran’s airstrike on the Ain Al-Asad US air base in Iraq was a ‘necessary action,’ Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami was quoted as saying by the country’s IRNA news agency on …
US sanctions to continue until Iran gives up nuclear ambitions
The United States will continue its policy of sanctions against Iran as long as Tehran goes ahead with its nuclear ambitions, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said on Monday.
"Our sanctions will …
Iran slams UK ambassador’s attendance of Tehran rally
Iran views the attendance of a protest rally by UK Ambassador to Tehran Rob Macaire as interference into the country’s domestic affairs, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said in an official …
Iranian leader approves bill that places Pentagon on list of terrorist organizations
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has approved the bill of the Iranian parliament, which places the Pentagon on the list of terrorist organizations, the Tasnim News Agency informed on Monday.
The bill …
US wants China to stop buying Iranian oil - US Treasury
US officials are consulting with Chinese colleagues to cut off oil supplies from Iran to China, US Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin told Fox News.
He noted that through sanctions Washington has now …