Donald Trump


  • Financial Times 2018-06-16 19:14

    Financial Times: Iran has many enemies, notably Israel and Saudi Arabia

    In a June 14 commentary titled “Why does Donald Trump treat Iran differently to North Korea?” the Financial Times said “there is no consistency” in demands from Iran and North Korea by the Trump administration.

  • شیرین هانتر 2018-06-14 15:25

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump partly right about unfair trade practices: Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells the Tehran Times that that “Trump is partly right about the unfair trade practices of some of America's trading partners such China and Europe. Some of the trade agreements, such as NAFTA, signed during the Clinton administration were not fair to America.”

  • cnn 2018-06-13 21:54

    By staff and agency

    Tom Donilon: Exiting Iran deal is ‘worst mistake’ since Iraq War

    Tom Donilon, a former Obama national security adviser, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump’s foreign policy move in pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal as the “worst mistake” since the war in Iraq.

  • rouhani 2018-06-13 21:47

    Support for nuclear agreement ‘should be combined with tangible measures’, Rouhani stresses

    Rouhani to Macron: No possibility to remain in nuclear deal if Iran cannot enjoy its benefits

    TEHRAN – In a phone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron late on Tuesday that lasted for an hour, President Hassan Rouhani said it is not possible for Iran to remain in the 2015 nuclear agreement if it cannot enjoy the deal’s benefits.

  • Trump-Kim meeting 2018-06-13 14:39

    By staff & agencies

    North Korea, U.S. sign ‘comprehensive’ document after historic summit

    The United States President Donald Trump and North Korea Leader Kim Jong-un have signed a document described by the American leader as important and comprehensive, following a historic summit between the two in Singapore, The document that many analysts called it doubtful deal.

  • لاریجانی 2018-06-12 22:34

    Measures taken to ease investment in Iran after U.S. JCPOA exit

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Parliament speaker announced on Tuesday that certain measures have been taken to tackle the problems facing investment in Iran since Trump exited the U.S. from the nuclear deal and plans to reinstate sanctions on Tehran.

  • trump 2018-06-12 22:16

    Iran: ‘We do not know what type of person N. Korean leader negotiating with’

    TEHRAN – Iranian government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said on Tuesday that “we don’t know what type of person the North Korean leader is negotiating with”.

  •  G7 summit in Canada 2018-06-12 12:39

    By M.A. Saki

    It’s essential to protect world order from U.S. harm

    In a speech at the Iranian Foreign Ministry Institute for Political and International Studies in November 2013, former German Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor Joschka Fischer said the United States is the only power which can guarantee a certain order in the world.

  • Obama 2018-06-12 11:36

    By Hossein Yari

    Role of American Democrats in breaching JCPOA

    TEHRAN - During the United States presidential competitions in 2016, Donald Trump threatened to rip up Iran's nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on his first day at the White House. Besides, over the months prior to the conclusion of the nuclear deal, many Republicans had emphasized that the next president of the United States (after Obama) could break the nuclear deal with a "turn of the pen".

  • zarif 2018-06-11 21:43

    Zarif says participants at SCO support nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that participants at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit supported the 2015 international nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • eu 2018-06-11 21:42

    By staff and agency

    EU is taking steps to protect companies in Iran

    The European Union is taking steps to protect EU companies investing in Iran from renewed U.S. sanctions on Tehran after U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-06-11 18:19

    Iran cautions North Korea ahead of Trump-Kim summit

    TEHRAN – Iran said on Monday that it welcomes any attempt to restore peace and stability to the Korean Peninsula but advised Pyongyang to practice vigilance in dealing with “oath-breaking” Washington.

  • SCO 2018-06-10 22:36

    SCO summiteers back full implementation of JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Leaders of countries member to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) issued a statement on Sunday urging a “full and efficient” implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • kamalvandi 2018-06-10 21:26

    No change to Fordow plant as long as nuclear deal is preserved: Iran

    TEHRAN - Behrooz Kamalvandi, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said on Saturday that there will be no change to the Fordow nuclear plant as long as the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, is preserved.

  • larijani 2018-06-10 21:25

    Larijani tells EU time running out to confirm stance on JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Ali Larijani, the speaker of the Majlis (Parliament) said on Sunday that it is needed that the European Union to clarify stance on the 2015 nuclear deal (officially called the JCPOA) sooner.

  • cft 2018-06-10 17:39

    Iranian parliament suspends debates on CFT ratification for 2 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s parliament on Sunday decided to suspend debates on joining the convention on Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) for two months until negotiations with the European Union on the fate of the 2015 nuclear agreement becomes clear.

  • U.S.-EU 2018-06-10 11:53

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Two politicians and three cases

    In her latest remarks, the German Chancellor stressed on the serious disagreements existing between Europe and Washington on the imposition of tariffs on imported steel and aluminum from Europe to the United States.

  • John Kerry: Trump proved Ayatollah Khamenei was right 2018-06-09 18:34

    John Kerry: Trump proved Ayatollah Khamenei was right

    TEHRAN – Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has sharply criticized the Trump administration’s Iran policy, saying Trump has confirmed everything that Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei feared about [trusting] America.

  • zarif 2018-06-09 17:30

    Zarif: World should rise up to resist U.S. extreme unilateralism

    In a letter to his counterparts around the world, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned that the U.S. exit from the multilateral 2015 nuclear agreement shows that “the specter of an extreme unilateralism is once again hovering upon the world, and we all should rise up and resist it.”

  • EU- U.S. 2018-06-09 11:14

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    EU-U.S. conflict; temporal or permanent?

    TEHRAN - Lately, many of the media, news sources, and even European politicians have emphasized that the time has come for putting an end to the United States' unilateral policies in the international system.

  • rouhani 2018-06-08 19:55

    Rouhani says U.S. unilateralism is ‘dangerous’

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday that the U.S. unilateralism is “dangerous” to the entire world.

  • Mousavian 2018-06-08 14:14

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Making a nuclear deal with Trump: Some advice for Kim Jong Un

    A former Iranian nuclear negotiator says Pyongyang must insist on phased disarmament

    U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are supposed to meet in Singapore on June 12. The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) is at a critical juncture.

  • Jeffrey Lefebvre 2018-06-08 10:57

    By Fatemeh Mohammadipour

    U.S. withdrawal from JCPOA undermine unification of Western countries: professor

    On May 8, 2018 Donald Trump, President of the United States announced withdrawal of U.S. from JCPOA during a speech, with starting unfounded claims against Iran.

  • Martin Love 2018-06-08 10:50

    By Martin Love

    “No one will be able to crush Iran”

    NORTH CAROLINA - One has to speculate: What is America’s overseas cause now? In World War II it was the defeat of Adolf Hitler and the Nazis, and also of Japan, which had attacked Pearl Harbor.

  • Trump 2018-06-07 00:16

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    War of Tariffs: Hidden aspects of an open game

    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.

  • Lupicinio Rodríguez 2018-06-06 23:59

    By Lupicinio Rodríguez

    EU acts in light of Trump’s sanctions against Iran

    At the beginning of May, we heard the surprising news that the U.S. had decided to exclude itself from the Iran Nuclear Deal and intended to once again launch new sanctions against Iran, secondary sanctions had previously been suspended under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • رهبری 2018-06-05 21:15

    Leader orders arrangements to increase enrichment capacity to 190K SWUs

    Ayatollah Khamenei orders Iran’s atomic organization to be ready to increase nuclear enrichment

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday ordered the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) to take rapid steps to increase uranium enrichment capacities if the nuclear agreement falls apart.

  • sputnik 2018-06-02 20:00

    By staff and agency

    Jean-Claude Juncker: EU must defend ‘core’ of nuclear deal

    Jean-Claude Juncker, the EU Commission chief, has said that the European Union must take measures to protect core provisions of the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Afghanistan 2018-06-02 12:10

    By Ajmal Sohail

    Afghanistan from Obama to Trump

    It is although conspicuous, (that) there is no crystal clear difference between, the Obama and Trump strategies in Afghanistan. The strategies based on, to dismantle the momentum of the Al-Qaida and its affiliates and to attain the strategic interests of the America worldwide. What differ, are the approaches of Obama and Trump in relation to Afghanistan. Thus, it makes sense to briefly touch the issues, pertaining both Obama and Trump approaches for Afghanistan.

  • Ex-U.S. official warns of possible ‘Arab-Persian conflict’ 2018-06-01 19:59

    Ex-U.S. official warns of possible ‘Arab-Persian conflict’

    TEHRAN – Wendy Sherman, who served as U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs in the Obama administration, has voiced her concern at the possibility of an “Arab-Persian conflict” that would pit Iran against Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Israel.