U.S.

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  • qassemi 2018-07-02 21:29

    U.S. policies have led to spread of human trafficking networks, Iran says

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that the U.S. “destabilizing” and “interfering” policies have led to formation and spread of human trafficking networks.

  • Frank N. von Hippel 2018-07-02 11:44

    By Javad Heirannia

    U.S. new sanctions on Iran will be less effective: ex-White House official

    TEHRAN – Professor Frank N. von Hippel, former assistant director for national security in the White House Office of Science and Technology says that the U.S. (the Trump Administration) will be isolated from the rest of the P5 + 1 in imposing these sanctions.

  • Hossein Askari 2018-07-02 11:36

    By Javad Heirannia

    U.S. foreign policy is now for sale: Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that “Mohammad bin Salman has very likely promised Jared Kushner billions of dollars if Trump delivers on a few things wanted by the Al-Sauds—a withdrawal from the JCPOA, the re-imposition of sanctions on Iran to collapse the Iranian economy, covert operations against the regime in Tehran, support for Saudi interventions in Yemen, Syria and anywhere else to confront Iran—all with the goal of regime change in Tehran.”

  • U.S. transferring chemicals to Iraq, Syria: general 2018-07-01 22:15

    U.S. transferring chemicals to Iraq, Syria: general

    TEHRAN – A senior spokesman for the Iranian armed forces said on Sunday that the U.S. Navy’s Cape Ray vessel carrying chemicals had docked at the coast of one of the Persian Gulf Arab countries.

  • U.S. 2018/07/01

    Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Is U.S. President officially in charge of India’s foreign policy now?

    The megalomaniac man in the White House has embarked on an economic offensive against the Islamic Republic of Iran, with Tuesday’s announcement that the U.S. State Department intends to cut off all Iranian oil exports by November 4.

  • Trump 2018-06-30 11:04

    By Ishtiaq Hussain Turi

    Trump’s ill-advised move threatens to escalate global trade war

    U.S. President Donald Trump, known for his madman approach and eccentric nature, reckons trade wars are “good” and tariffs should be raised, even if it leads to tit-for-tat escalation and hurts economies of other nations. Trump’s latest ill-advised move threatens to spark a global trade war which could possibly have far-reaching consequences.

  • Trump’s confidants to address MEK event 2018-06-29 19:43

    Trump’s confidants to address MEK event

    TEHRAN – Two close confidants of U.S. President Donald Trump were scheduled to speak on Saturday before a Mojahedin-e Khalq (MEK) event, raising fresh questions about the group’s Washington influence as Trump pursues a pressure campaign against Tehran.

  • ‘It won’t take much time for Iran to defeat sanctions’ 2018-06-29 19:42

    ‘It won’t take much time for Iran to defeat sanctions’

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Thursday that Iran ranks first among the regional powers and that the U.S. is trying to take revenge against Iran through sanctions.

  • جنگ تجاری 2018-06-28 12:10

    A least 11 people killed in U.S. drone strike in Afghanistan

    While attacks by the Taliban have frighteningly increased across Afghanistan, compounding worries for the Kabul government, drone strikes by the American forces are also intensifying, giving sleepless nights to people living in remotest areas.

  •  Australian Ambassador to Iran 2018-06-27 10:09

    By Mehdi Maleki & Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Australia 'definitely' committed to JCPOA: envoy

    TEHRAN – Australian Ambassador to Iran Ian Biggs highlighted that his country is definitely committed to Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • rouhani 2018-06-26 21:29

    ‘U.S. has launched psychological, economic war on Iran’

    Rouhani: U.S. seeking to undermine people’s trust

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the U.S. is seeking to “break” the Iranian people through “psychological and economic warfare”.

  • India 2018/06/26

    India mulls rupee payment for Iran’s oil, to avoid U.S. sanctions

    In a bid to avoid American economic sanctions on Iran, India is planning to revive a rupee trade mechanism to settle part of its oil payments to Iran, according to Indian government sources.

  • Afghanistan 2018-06-26 10:56

    By Syed Zafar mehdi

    U.S. war machine has found a convenient scapegoat in the shape of Pakistan to hide its failures in Afghanistan

    Raza Rumi is a leading Pakistani journalist, political analyst, and author, currently based in the U.S. He is the editor of Daily Times, Pakistan and the Visiting Faculty at Cornell Institute for Public Affairs, U.S. and Scholar in Residence at Honors Program, Ithaca College, U.S.

  • Solana 2018-06-25 13:30

    Ex-NATO chief Solana denied entry to U.S. for visiting Iran

    The United States has denied entry to the former secretary general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and former Spanish foreign minister, Javier Solana, for his trip to Iran, a country put by President Trump on his blacklist.

  • ICJ to hear Iran’s lawsuit against U.S. over frozen assets 2018-06-25 09:28

    ICJ to hear Iran’s lawsuit against U.S. over frozen assets

    TEHRAN – The International Court of Justice (ICJ) says it will, in a few months, hear a case brought by Tehran against Washington over the latter’s attempt to pay billions in Iran’s frozen assets to alleged terror victims.

  • Trade war 2018-06-24 15:50

    U.S. has delusions, says Chinese media, as trade war intensifies

    U.S. protectionism is self-defeating and a “symptom of paranoid delusions” that must not distract China from its path to modernization, Chinese state media said on Friday, as the war of words intensifies between the two countries over trade.

  • India plan 2018-06-24 15:49

    Despite U.S. pressure, India plans to open Chabahar by 2019

    Despite the overwhelming pressure from the United States, India is planning to make the strategic Chabahar Port operational by 2019, India’s Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said during his official visit to Tajikistan.

  • Senior MP: U.S. discredited even among allies 2018-06-24 12:18

    Senior MP: U.S. discredited even among allies

    TEHRAN – Head of Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has dismissed the notion of direct talks between Tehran and Washington, saying the U.S. has become “discredited” even among its allies.

  • JCPOA overshadowed by U.S.-Europe tariff war: MP 2018-06-24 12:18

    JCPOA overshadowed by U.S.-Europe tariff war: MP

    TEHRAN – A member of Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has said that the nuclear deal, also known as the JCPOA, has been overshadowed by U.S.-Europe tariff war.

  • U.S. not committed to international deals: advisor 2018-06-23 09:28

    U.S. not committed to international deals: advisor

    TEHRAN – By exiting the 2015 nuclear deal the United States has proven that it does not abide by international agreements, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker, said on Friday.

  • Iran: Nuclear deal is in ‘the ICU’ 2018-06-22 21:09

    Iran: Nuclear deal is in ‘the ICU’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has said that the nuclear agreement, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), is in the intensive care unit (ICU), and that he doesn’t see bright prospects for the deal.

  • Singapore Summit 2018-06-21 11:50

    By Lachin Rezaian

    Trump rips up JCPOA to reduce Iran regional importance, foster internal division

    TEHRAN – Internationally recognized strategist of the multipolar world and the founder of Difference Group Dan Steinbock said Trump pulled US out of JCPOA under the name of freedom and democracy, but in fact due to interest in Iran’s energy resources, to reduce Iran's regional importance, and to foster internal division.

  • Ghaderi 2018-06-21 11:33

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    A Contemplation on Washington-Beijing Trade War

    The decision of the Trump's government to start its research on the devastating effects of China's measures on the American economy has led to a sharp reaction by the new generation of Beijing Communists. It is clear to everyone that Donald Trump and his companions at the White House have challenged the "open doors" policy of Mao's sons.

  • Trump Macron Merkel 2018-06-20 10:34

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    U.S. and European Troika's bargain over JCPOA

    TEHRAN - The U.S.-EU conflict over the United States announced tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico and the EU has entered a new phase. The tariffs, which took effect from Friday, will end a two-month exemption for the U.S. allies. Accordingly, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission said:

  • U.S. diplomat to travel to Seoul, Tokyo on Tehran sanctions 2018-06-20 10:17

    U.S. diplomat to travel to Seoul, Tokyo on Tehran sanctions

    TEHRAN – The U.S. State Department said on Monday that Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Christopher Ford will lead a delegation to Seoul and Tokyo to convey the U.S. Iran policy.

  • ثلاث 2018-06-19 20:00

    Iran dismisses U.S. statement over execution of man who killed policemen

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Tuesday dismissed as “meddlesome” the U.S. government’s statement about the execution of a rioter who was sentenced to death for running over and killing three policemen in Tehran in February.

  • Lawmaker slams U.S. negotiations proposal 2018-06-19 11:19

    Lawmaker slams U.S. negotiations proposal

    TEHRAN – Any suggestion on the need for Iran to engage in talks with the United States is aimed at creating division in the country, said a lawmaker on Monday.

  • Igor Kolakovic 2018-06-19 11:15

    ‘It is not sport!’ says disgusted coach

    FBI’s nasty treatment of Iran national volleyball team

    TEHRAN – Iran national team volleyball players were treated badly by security forces as they landed in a U.S. airport to face their American opponents in a FIVB Volleyball Men’s Nations League (VNL) match.

  • China preserving relations with Iran despite U.S. pressure, analyst says 2018-06-18 11:12

    China preserving relations with Iran despite U.S. pressure, analyst says

    TEHRAN – The United States cannot affect China-Iran relations through pressure, an analyst at Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) said on Saturday.

  • Ex-minister predicts bleak future for U.S.-North Korea ties 2018-06-17 22:07

    Ex-minister predicts bleak future for U.S.-North Korea ties

    TEHRAN – Former Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi has highlighted the U.S. government’s lack of commitment to its international obligations and expressed pessimism about the future of a recent rapprochement between Washington and Pyongyang.