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  • Americans humiliated by Trump: ayatollah 2017-12-23 08:29

    Americans humiliated by Trump: ayatollah

    TEHRAN – The American people are being humiliated by their President Donald Trump’s words and deeds, a Tehran Friday prayer leader said, pointing to Washington’s move to recognize al-Quds as Israel’s capital.

  • khoshroo 2017-12-22 21:08

    Trump’s decision on al-Quds ends in defeat, Iran says

    TEHRAN - Iranian Ambassador to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo said on Thursday that the U.S. decision to relocate its embassy to al-Quds (Jerusalem) has been defeated.

  • Tehran to pursue U.S. missile claims through UN 2017-12-21 10:43

    Tehran to pursue U.S. missile claims through UN

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that Iran will file a formal complaint against the United States at the UN Security Council over the Yemen missile accusations, IRNA reported.

  • khoshroo 2017-12-20 20:34

    Iran boasts global support for nuclear deal

    Gholamali Khoshroo, Iran’s ambassador to the UN, on Tuesday boasted the international community’s full support for the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-12-19 20:55

    Iran decries U.S. veto of UN resolution on al-Quds

    TEHRAN – Iran has slammed Washington’s vetoing of a UN Security Council resolution aimed at voiding Donald Trump’s move to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of Israel.

  • UN 2017-12-19 12:05

    U.S. vetoes UN vote on status of al-Quds 

    A UN Security Council resolution calling for the withdrawal of Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem (al-Quds) as Israel’s capital has been backed by every council member except the U.S., which used its veto.

  • Martin Love 2017-12-19 11:06

    By Martin Love  

    Moral objection valid

    North Carolina _  This is part personal, it is passionate, but it is nonetheless fully substantiated by facts and long study, experience and observation, real time objective observation, over decades. And after a while, if a person has half a brain and heart, one stops mincing words and throws caution to the winds and tries hard to tell and write truths that some others don’t want to hear and they, the others, try to squash such truth telling. But here goes, from an American journalist no less writing gladly for an Iranian newspaper.

  • William perry 2017-12-19 02:31

    Diplomacy only viable option to deal with North Korean crisis: William Perry

    Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J. Perry, who helped resolve the 1994 crisis on the Korean Peninsula, says the United States and other countries should stick to diplomacy to address military provocations by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

  • zarif 2017-12-17 21:13

    Iran to file complaint to UN against U.S. missile claim

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Tehran will file a complaint to the UN against U.S. over claims that Iran has supplied missiles to Houthi rebels in Yemen.

  • پرچم داعش 2017-12-16 12:21

    Arms supplied by U.S., Saudi ended up with Islamic State, researchers say

    Arms provided by the United States and Saudi Arabia to Syrian opposition groups frequently ended up in the hands of Islamic State, an arms monitoring group that analyzed weapons found on the battlefield said on Thursday.

  • Martin Love 2017/12/16

    By Martin Love

    The U.S. is no beacon of democracy

    I am pleased now and then to write something for the Tehran Times from the U.S., more honored than I would be to write, say, a regular column for the New York Times or the Washington Post, both of which are at the heart of the corporate print media complex in the U.S.

  • Zarif renews Iran’s calls for ceasefire in Yemen 2017-12-16 00:35

    U.S.-ISIS arms link shows hypocrisy ‘knows no bounds’, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iran has denounced the United States for repeated accusations against Iran while its own weapons have “ended up in the hands of ISIS.”

  • Iran-Boeing.jpg 2017-12-15 19:11

    U.S. House passes bill tightening controls on Iran plane sales

    TEHRAN - The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Thursday that would require Treasury Department to report to Congress on Iranian purchases of U.S. aircraft and how those sales are financed.

  • Velayati says U.S. after new turmoil in Iraq 2017-12-14 14:19

    Velayati says U.S. after new turmoil in Iraq

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, warned on Wednesday that the United States is again pursuing plots to foment insecurity in Syria and Iraq again.

  • Paul Pillar 2017-12-14 10:10

    By Javad Heirannia

    Amano cannot afford to alienate himself from U.S.: ex-senior CIA official

    TEHRAN – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, tells the Tehran Times that “much of the opposition to the JCPOA in the United States attempts to confuse people with vague references to "anywhere, anytime" inspections, and the Trump administration has joined in some of this confusion, the U.S. statement at the IAEA meeting appears to be within the bounds of what was agreed to in the JCPOA.”

  • U.S. to remain in nuclear agreement for ‘time being’: Tillerson 2017-12-14 07:27

    U.S. to remain in nuclear agreement for ‘time being’: Tillerson

    TEHRAN – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has softened President Donald Trump’s harsh stance on the Iran nuclear deal, saying Washington would remain in the 2015 accord “for the time being”.

  • Iranian parliament urge Islamic states to cut ties with Israel, lower economic ties with U.S. 2017-12-13 10:11

    Iranian parliament urge Islamic states to cut ties with Israel, lower economic ties with U.S.

    TEHRAN – In a statement released on Tuesday, Iranian lawmakers strongly condemned the U.S. president for recognizing al-Quds as Israeli capital and called on Muslim nations to break off ties with the Tel Aviv regime and lower economic ties with the United States.

  • Iran calls for unified action to isolate U.S. for Trump’s ‘foolish’ decision 2017-12-11 09:15

    Iran calls for unified action to isolate U.S. for Trump’s ‘foolish’ decision

    TEHRAN – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has called on Muslim countries to end their ties with the United States over President Donald Trump’s “foolish” decision to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of the Zionist regime.

  • missile yemen 2017-12-09 20:49

    Foreign Policy claims Iranian, American-made parts in Houthi missiles 

    On November 4, a Yemeni tribal group called Houthi launched a short-range ballistic missile from a remote valley in the northwestern governorate of Amran over 1,000 miles to the outskirts of Saudi Arabia’s capital, its warhead exploding on the edge of the King Khalid International Airport.

  • zarif 2017-12-06 20:14

    Zarif calls U.S. travel ban ‘sad’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that the U.S. travel ban gives full license to bigotry, calling it a “sad” move.

  • جلسه مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام به ریاست آیت الله هاشمی شاهرودی 2017-12-05 11:36

    U.S. Treasury waging secret full-scale war against Iran: Rezaee

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, the secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, said on Monday that there is a special intelligence office in the U.S. Treasury Department tasked with targeting Iran’s economy.

  • Martin Love  2017-12-04 11:44

    By Martin Love 

    Exceptionalism versus magnanimity

    There is no reasonable justification for citizens anywhere to consider themselves or their country necessarily “exceptional”. When one is talking about particular governments pushing the meme of “exceptionalism” (rather than, say, humility) in some grandiose way, watch out. 

  • U.S. not allowing JCPOA to bear fruit fully: Kharrazi 2017-12-03 20:14

    U.S. not allowing JCPOA to bear fruit fully: Kharrazi

    TEHRAN – Iran has not been able to fully reap the benefits of the 2015 nuclear deal due to Washington’s pressure, says Kamal Kharrazi, head of Iran's Strategic Council on Foreign Relations.

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017-12-03 12:07

    U.S. approach to JCPOA, part of internal process: expert

    Cindy Vestergaard, Director of Stimson’s Nuclear Safeguards Program believes “complementary access inspections to sites in Iran” is not beyond AP, but the US approach toward Iran is part of an internal US process.

  • Lavrov: U.S. would send ‘bad message’ by exiting nuclear deal 2017-12-02 19:58

    Lavrov: U.S. would send ‘bad message’ by exiting nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that Washington would send a bad message if it walked away from a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, Reuters reported.

  • Zarif: U.S. cannot push Iran out of Syria 2017-12-02 09:34

    Zarif: U.S. cannot push Iran out of Syria

    TEHRAN – U.S. efforts to push Iranian military advisers out of Syria will not succeed, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday, emphasizing that Iran’s presence in Syria is at the request of the Syrian government.

  • Trump 2017-12-02 06:46

    Bullies never respect sycophants

    Stop the state visit. Britain should not allow the U.S. president’s racism to be dressed up in pageantry

  • Osman Faruk Logoglu 2017-12-01 11:18

    By Payman Yazdani

    Logoglu: U.S. presence in Syria illegal in absence of UNSC mandate, Damascus invitation 

    TEHRAN _ Touching upon the U.S. and some countries military intervention in Syria, the senior member of Turkey’s Republican People's Party (CHP) Faruk logoglu says these interventions without the UNSC mandate and Syrian government’s invitation are illegal under international law. 

  • Tehran denounces killing of Iranian-American man by U.S. police 2017-11-30 18:09

    Tehran denounces killing of Iranian-American man by U.S. police

    TEHRAN – Iran's High Council for Human Rights released a statement on Wednesday condemning the U.S. government for police brutality that led to the death of an American-born citizen of Iranian heritage.

  • Richard Nephew 2017-11-28 10:15

    By Javad Heirannia

    Amano has mandate to provide some verification and assurances requiring Section T: Nephew

    TEHRAN – Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the U.S. team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that “I believe that Director General Amano is simply underscoring that he has a mandate to provide some verification and assurances requiring Section T, but does not have clarity as to exactly what he can insist upon and when.”