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 …
Trump says he doesn’t care if Iran will negotiate with US
US President Donald Trump said that he doesn’t care whether Tehran will negotiate with Washington. He wrote the corresponding message on Twitter on Sunday.
According to him what is really …
US-Iran conflict escalation to contribute to ruble’s strengthening
The US-Iran standoff may contribute to strengthening of the Russian currency, experts polled by TASS suggest. Nevertheless, the influence of the situation on emerging markets and global economy in …
US House passes measure that would limit Trump's military action against Iran
The US House of Representatives has adopted a war powers resolution on Thursday that would limit President Donald Trump's military actions against Iran. The session was broadcast on the official …
Tehran refutes allegations that Ukrainian plane was downed by Iranian missile
Tehran condemns the statements made by the United States and other countries that the Ukraine International Airlines plane was allegedly downed by an Iranian missile, Iranian government spokesperson …
Iran welcomes participation of foreign experts in plane crash investigation
Iran welcomes the participation in the Ukrainian Airlines plane crash investigation of those countries whose citizens were killed in the incident, Iranian Foreign Ministry's spokesman Abbas Musawi …