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Iran to work with partners to neutralise US sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Zarif, said on Tuesday that the country would keep working with its global partners to neutralise U.S. sanctions against the Islamic republic.
This picture taken on September 22, 2018 in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz shows injured soldiers lying on the ground at the scene of an attack on a military parade that was marking the anniversary of the outbreak of its devastating 1980-1988 war with Saddam Hussein's Iraq.At least eight troops were killed on September 22 in an attack on a military parade in the southwestern province of Khuzestan, the province's deputy governor Ali-Hossein Hosseinzadeh said. / AFP PHOTO / ISNA / ALIREZA MOHAMMADI

Iran’s Javad Zarif blames ‘foreign regime’ backed by US for parade attack

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif blamed "a foreign regime" backed by the United States for Saturday's attack on a military parade which killed at least eight troops and several civilians.
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Donald Trump lashes ex-secretary of state John Kerry for Iran meetings

President Donald Trump lashed out at former Secretary of State John Kerry for his meetings with Iran's foreign minister after the Obama-appointee had left office.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iran’s foreign minister says ‘no one trusts America’ anymore

Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said on Wednesday it was hard to imagine new talks with the US after it lost the trust of the world with its erratic decision-making.

Minister: India only recognises UN sanctions, not unilateral US sanctions on Iran

U.S. President Donald Trump this month withdrew the U. S. from the Iran nuclear deal and ordered the imposition of U.S. sanctions against Iran that were suspended under the 2015 accord.

Hassan Rouhani: Iran won’t surrender to US pressures

Iran will not surrender to United States pressures, President Hassan Rouhani said, on Wednesday, a day after Washington imposed new sanctions on following its withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal.

Iran’s elite guard condemns Israel’s attack on Palestinians

Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps of Iran has condemned an Israeli attack on protesters in which some 17 Palestinians were killed.

Iran to lodge complaint with UN over US missile allegations

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran would refer the “baseless’’ U.S. accusations of arms smuggling to Yemen’s Houthis to the United Nations, Financial Tribune reported on Monday.

US accuses Iran of supplying missiles to Yemen rebels

US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley displayed what she said was an Iranian-made missile on Thursday and said it had been supplied to rebels in Yemen and fired at an airport in Saudi Arabia.

Boris Johnson arrives in Iran to discuss jailed British national

Boris Johnson has arrived in Tehran, where where he is expected to discuss the fate of jailed British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.

Iran urges EU to give more support to nuclear deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, has urged the European Union to further back the 2015 Iran’s international nuclear deal, Tasnim news agency reported on Thursday.

Iran denies ‘military aggression’ against Saudi Arabia

Iran on Tuesday rejected accusations that it was responsible for “military aggression” in Saudi Arabia, after a missile was launched into the kingdom from neighbouring Yemen.

Iran seeks warmer ties with Saudi Arabia

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Tehran is ready for dialogue and rapprochement with its biggest foe in the Middle East, Saudi Arabia.

World will condemn US if it quits nuclear deal – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has defended a landmark nuclear deal with Western powers and said that US President Donald Trump could not undermine it.

Iran’s Jawad Zarif slams US ‘addiction’ to sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister Jawad Zarif has condemned US President Donald Trump over his threats to walk away from a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and western powers signed in 2015.

Ex-Iraqi President Jalal Talabani’s body arrives in Kurdistan

The body of former Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani, arrived in the Iraqi Kurdish City of Sulaimaniya on Friday for an official funeral attended by several Iraqi and regional officials.

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo.

Iran has not lived up to spirit of nuclear deal – Donald Trump

President Donald Trump said that Iran had not lived up to the spirit of the nuclear deal agreed with world powers and suggested he would reveal his decision on whether to certify the agreement soon.

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