Donald Trump


  • Shamkhani 2018-09-10 20:39

    Sanctions should turn into opportunity, Shamkhani says

    TEHRAN - Ali Shamkhani, secretary of the Supreme National Security Council, said on Monday that sanctions should be turned into opportunities by tapping domestic capacities.

  • یوکیا آمانو 2018-09-10 20:37

    IAEA reaffirms Iran’s compliance to nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Monday renewed its assurances that the Islamic Republic of Iran stays compliant to the 2015 nuclear deal - aka Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) – that is backed the UN Security Council Resolution 2231. 

  • Martin Love 2018-09-10 12:21

    By Martin Love

    Faint stars in a blackened heaven still exist

    Trump, in fighting parlance, may be on the ropes, may be impeached sometime in the coming months, and it does appear that the Democrats may achieve a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives in the midterm elections in November. The so-called “Deep State” and the MIC (Military Industrial Complex) are now going full tilt to bring Trump down, and Trump, given the loose cannon he has been, may prove his stupidity once again and try to deflect attention from his woes by starting another war.

  • ترامپ/ برجام 2018-09-10 11:50

    By M.A. Saki

    Trump acts like a criminal who pretends innocence

    It is shameful that U.S. President Donald Trump who has flouted the UN Security Council Resolution 2231 endorsing the Iran nuclear agreement is going to chair the UN council meeting this month and talk against Iran.

  • Kate Sullivan 2018-09-09 06:39

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Notion of zero imports of Iranian oil to India is economically and politically unrealistic’

    TEHRAN - India and U.S. held the inaugural 2+2 talks in New Delhi on Thursday, in which the issue of Iranian oil imports figured prominently, according to sources. While the U.S. delegation led by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged India to completely halt Iranian oil imports, New Delhi refused to give any clear and categorical response, thereby thwarting the agenda of the visiting delegation.

  • U.S.- India 2018/09/08

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Why U.S. attempts to woo India would fail

    TEHRAN - After a lot of dilly-dallying, the inaugural India-U.S. ministerial 2+2 dialogue was held in New Delhi on Thursday. The high-profile U.S. delegation was led by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary James Mattis, who flew to New Delhi from Islamabad where they held deliberations with the newly-elected government led by Imran Khan on Wednesday.

  • جشنواره شهید رجایی با حضور حسن روحانی رییس جمهور 2018-09-08 16:57

    Rouhani: U.S. constantly sends Iran messages for talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the Trump administration constantly sends messages to Iran to begin negotiations.

  • Trump -  Macron 2018-09-08 10:14

    By Hamid Bayati

    Did Trump deceive Macron again?

    Speaking at a meeting of EU Foreign Ministers in Vienna, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian's remarks on the necessity of holding missile and regional negotiations with Iran surprised many of his addressees!

  • ‘Unaware we are in war condition’: cleric 2018-09-08 10:00

    ‘Unaware we are in war condition’: cleric

    TEHRAN – A Tehran Friday prayer leader says U.S. President Donald Trump has said that “we are seeking to conquer the Middle East”, but Trump and his companions will soon take this wish to the grave, Mehr reported.

  • The United States of America 2018-09-07 12:22

    The writer is a senior official in the Trump administration.

    I am part of the resistance inside the Trump administration

    President Trump is facing a test to his presidency unlike any faced by a modern American leader.

  • John McCain - Trump 2018-09-07 11:47

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Why is Trump worried about McCain's death?

    TEHRAN - President of the United States, Donald Trump, is worried about the death of Arizona Senator John McCain. This concern has intensified in recent days and has been affected by various factors. Accordingly, there are some points that need to be addressed and analyzed:

  • Trad war 2018-09-06 00:27

    Trump’s trade war with China poses greatest threat to global economic growth

    TEHRAN - As the trade war between the U.S. and China intensifies, the vice chairman of the world’s largest money manager believes U.S. President Donald Trump’s trade policies pose the greatest threat to global economic growth.

  • basij 2018-09-06 00:14

    Basij says has plans for industrial problems

    TEHRAN - Basij Chief Gholamhossein Gheybparvar said on Wednesday that Basij has plans to help solve problems in the areas of industry and agriculture.

  • tass 2018-09-06 00:01

    By staff and agency

    Russian, German diplomats discuss nuclear deal

    Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and Antje Leendertse, director of the political directorate-general of Germany’s Federal Foreign Office, discussed the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • John Kerry: Trump proved Ayatollah Khamenei was right 2018-09-05 23:16

    Kerry defends Iran deal, censures Trump for ‘making things up’

    Former U.S. secretary of state John Kerry has censured Donald Trump's claim that the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran was the "worst ever", saying the U.S. president makes things up and does not often make decisions based on fact or advice.

  • le drian 2018-09-05 21:16

    By staff and agency

    Nuclear deal is ‘not dead’, says French FM

    French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said that the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, is “not dead”.

  • trump 2018-09-05 21:14

    Zarif on Trump plan to chair UN council meeting: #chutzpah 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reacted strongly to Washington’s announcement that President Donald Trump is going to chair the upcoming UN Security Council and use the opportunity against Iran.

  • Trump 2018-09-05 10:51

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Democrats' collective from Kerry to Al Gore attack on Trump

    In recent days, many of the American Democrats have intensified their verbal and political attacks on President Donald Trump. Former Secretary of State John Kerry implicitly stated that he would not rule out running for president in 2020. Kerry was the Democratic nominee for president in 2004 but ultimately lost the election to former U.S. President George W. Bush. He had also emphasized on the critical situation of the United States following the presence of Trump at the White House.

  • rouhani 2018-09-05 01:29

    Iranians’ progress cannot be stopped, Rouhani says

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the Iranians’ progress cannot be stopped, expressing confidence that Iranians will overcome the problems resulting from the return of sanctions.

  • jannati 2018-09-04 21:17

    Trump eager to meet Rouhani in New York: Ayatollah Jannati

    TEHRAN - Assembly of Experts Chairman Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump is eager to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly which will be held from September 18-25.

  • Mudasir Sheikh 2018/09/04

    By: Mudasir Sheikh

    Iran’s key role in fight against America’s economic terrorism

    TEHRAN - The America’s economic terrorism against the Islamic Republic of Iran has assumed alarming proportions lately. But Iran stands unfazed. On August 20, 2018, Iran’s central bank-affiliated website took off U.S. dollar as a standard of measuring the average rate of Iran’s most tradable currencies. In February, Iran had switched from US dollar to Euro as the official reporting currency of the nation.

  • Pakistan 2018-09-04 10:39

    U.S. announces cancellation of aid to Pakistan

    TEHRAN - After a lot of speculation, the U.S. military finally announced that it will be cancelling $300 million aid to Pakistan as warned by President Donald Trump earlier. The funds have been suspended owing to Islamabad's perceived failure to take action against militants, an allegation Pakistan has rejected.

  • Alistair Burt 2018-09-04 09:21

    By Mohammad Ghaderi & Payman Yazdani

    UK minister: We seek no covert operation in Iran, plan to build ties

    TEHRAN - UK’s Minister of State for the Middle East, Alistair Burt, in an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times, reaffirms his country’s support to the 2015 nuclear deal following the U.S. unilateral withdrawal from the agreement, saying the UK, along with the European Union, are doing all they can to provide the mechanism by which they can continue trade transactions with Iran.

  • ‘Trump driving world toward instability, chaos’ 2018-09-03 22:08

    ‘Trump driving world toward instability, chaos’

    TEHRAN – A senior analyst and former Iranian ambassador to UN bodies in Vienna has warned of the consequences of the U.S. government’s lack of commitment to international law, including its withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, saying the Trump administration is driving the world toward instability and chaos.

  • talent 2018-09-03 15:57

    By M.A. saki

    Can sanctions force Iran to capitalize on its talents?

    The reintroduction of illegal and unilateral sanctions against Iran by the Trump administration is frightening away major companies from the Iranian market.

  • Marc Finaud 2018-09-03 10:16

    By Javad Heirannia

    EU not wait for Trump to start building its common security: Former diplomat

    TEHRAN - Marc Finaud, France Former spokesman of Foreign Ministry says that “EU did not wait for Trump to start building its common security and defence policy, including by including in the Lisbon Treaty an assistance clause even stronger than the one in the NATO Treaty.”

  • qassemi 2018-09-03 09:03

    Talks with Europeans on nuclear deal to continue, Iran says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that Iran will continue talks with the Europeans on preserving the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • kharrazi 2018-09-02 20:51

    European inaction to save nuclear deal will bring about serious consequences, Kharrazi warns

    TEHRAN - Kamal Kharrazi, chief of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, warned on Sunday that lack of efforts by Europe to save the 2015 nuclear deal will have “serious consequences”.

  • Noam Chomsky 2018-09-02 11:11

    By Javad Heirannia

    Europe able to resist U.S. sanctions on Iran, but unwilling to do: Chomsky

    TEHRAN – Noam Chomsky asserts that Europe is able to resist U.S. sanctions on Iran, but will probably be unwilling to do so.

  • sherman 2018-09-01 21:06

    Sherman regrets saying ‘deception is in Iranians’ DNA’

    TEHRAN - Wendy Sherman, the former senior U.S. nuclear negotiator with Iran, has said she regrets her offensive remarks that "deception is the Iranians’ DNA".