Iranian Grace 1 tanker sails out of Gibraltar
The Iranian Grace 1 supertanker, detained on July 4 at the US request on suspicion of violating the sanctions imposed on Syria, has left Gibraltar, The Wall Street Journal reported.
According to the …
Iran ready to continue reducing nuclear deal commitments
Tehran is ready to continue reducing its commitments to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Iran’s nuclear program if other signatory countries fail to resume compliance, Iranian …
Russian PM, Iranian First Vice President discuss cooperation amid sanctions
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has referred to the meeting with Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri on the sidelines of the first Caspian Economic Forum in Turkmenistan as a good …
Tehran views Persian Gulf as its sovereign territory
Iran must ensure security in the Persian Gulf, which it considers as its sovereign territory, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Friday.
"Iran has historic responsibility for …
Iranian top diplomat slams UK’s actions as 'economic terrorism'
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused Britain of "economic terrorism" at a press conference in Tehran on Monday when commenting on the seizure of the Iranian tanker in …
Russia, Iran to conduct naval drills this year
Tehran expects to hold joint naval drills with Russia this year and preparations for the maneuvers will begin soon, Iranian Navy Commander, Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said on Monday.
"Earlier, we …
What good will «Ayatollah's billions» be to Trump?
As he had promised, Donald Trump unleashed the most formidable restrictions at Iran. Last week, he announced new sanctions against that country's supreme and spiritual leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei …
Diplomat slams military action in Persian Gulf as unacceptable
Russia calls on all countries to exercise restraint, stressing that military action in the Persian Gulf is unacceptable, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin told reporters on …
Lavrov warns against ‘very bad scenario’ unfolding around Iran
Washington’s sanctions against Iran’s supreme leadership signal that events are unfolding under a very bad scenario, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told reporters on Tuesday.
US sanctions for trading with Iran violate sovereignty of states
Permanent Representative of Russia to International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov has said that Washington violates sovereignty of other states by threatening them with sanctions for trading …