John Bolton


  • rouhani 2019-03-18 01:22

    Iranians will not give in to pressure: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that the Iranian people will resist economic pressure created by the United States’ sanctions and will not “give in to enemies”.

  • mousavi 2019-03-09 18:42

    General Mousavi describes economic war on Iran as “one of the most complicated and difficult wars’

    Army chief says economic war is harder than Saddam’s war against Iran in 1980s

    TEHRAN - Iranian Army Commander Abdolrahim Mousavi said on Saturday that the economic war waged against Iran by the Trump administration is one of the “most complicated and difficult wars”, saying it is even harder than Saddam Hussein’s war against Iran in the 1980s.

  • John Bolton must confess to his failure 2019-03-03 11:12

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    John Bolton must confess to his failure

    TEHRAN - The U.S. National Security Advisor is having difficult days. John Bolton has not been able to achieve his goals toward the Islamic Republic of Iran. Many American analysts say the National Security Advisor to the Trump government has become the symbol of the White House's failure in the international system. Of course, this is not the first time John Bolton has become the symbol of Washington's failure in the world!

  • venezuela 2019-02-16 20:50

    By Negar Asadi & Javad Heirannia

    Ambassador: U.S. wants to make Venezuela another Syria or Libya

    TEHRAN - Venezuelan Ambassador to Tehran Carlos Antonio Alcala Cordones says the U.S. is seeking to create a situation similar to Syria and Libya in his country.

  • U.S. senator warns of Bolton’s warmongering 2019-02-13 20:29

    U.S. senator warns of Bolton’s warmongering

    TEHRAN – Responding to an anti-Iran video by national security advisor John Bolton, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy has warned that Bolton is knowingly lying to build momentum for a U.S. military attack on Iran.

  • Tehran: Bolton suffering from chronic delusion about Iran 2019-02-12 20:42

    Tehran: Bolton suffering from chronic delusion about Iran

    TEHRAN – Tehran says U.S. national security advisor John Bolton is suffering from a “chronic delusion” regarding Iran and Iranians.

  • The great message of Iranians on Bahman 22 2019-02-12 09:49

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

    The great message of Iranians on Bahman 22

    TEHRAN - The widespread presence of the Iranian people on the 40th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution is a further victory for the country. Donald Trump, the president of the United States and his entourage in the White House, especially those in the last months, particularly John Bolton and Mike Pompeo,  have been struggling to make a difference between the nation and the government of Iran. However, the widespread presence of the Iranian nation has thwarted these actions.

  • Leader: ‘Death to America’ means death to Trump, Bolton, Pompeo 2019-02-11 20:07

    Leader: ‘Death to America’ means death to Trump, Bolton, Pompeo

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said Iran has no fight to pick with the American people, stressing that “Death to America” chants mean death to President Donald Trump, national security adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

  • Rarely has the world been so challenged by U.S. hubris 2019-02-04 16:58

    By Martin Love

    Rarely has the world been so challenged by U.S. hubris

    NORTH CAROLINA - Who knows, but it may be that the people of Venezuela, beset with upheaval and possible civil war if not an invasion by the U.S. or proxies, will become the sacrificial lambs who finally sink the U.S. thoroughly in world opinion and the U.S. could get bogged down there to some extent the way they did in Vietnam and Iraq, not to mention the real costs in money and lives.

  • John Bolton 2019-02-03 19:53

    John Bolton is a serial arms control killer

    John Bolton relishes in targeting nuclear arms treaties. He is very good at it.

  • You cannot put lipstick on a pig and make it pretty 2019-02-02 10:30

    By Martin Love

    You cannot put lipstick on a pig and make it pretty

    NORTH CAROLINA - It is obvious.  Piggish American imperialistic foreign policy under Trump aims to overthrow uncooperative foreign governments and install subservient regimes, often to make way for the plundering of natural resources and to open markets for U.S. corporations, particularly arms makers.

  • Motorcade 2019-02-01 20:47

    Ten-Day Dawn celebrations start

    TEHRAN – The Iranian nation on Friday started celebrating the Ten-Day Dawn to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, which toppled the Pahlavi monarchy in 1979.

  • jahangiri 2019-01-27 20:38

    Iran VP: Without Iran, terrorists would have formed govt. in Mideast

    TEHRAN - First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Sunday that terrorists would have formed a government in the Middle East region if Iran had not rushed to confront them.

  • Gareth Porter 2019-01-26 17:00

    ‘Warmonger-in-chief Bolton’ push against Iran falling flat: Gareth Porter

    TEHRAN – Gareth Porter, investigative historian and journalist, has called U.S. national security advisor John Bolton “warmonger-in-chief” and said his “tricks” to bring new accusations against Iran over its nuclear program are getting nowhere.

  • Nader Entessar 2019-01-23 09:57

    By Payman Yazdani

    SPV does not have requisite mechanism to overcome U.S. opposition: Entessar 

    TEHRAN - Nader Entessar, professor emeritus of political science from university of South Alabama still insists that the SPV is a hollow shell and does not have the requisite mechanism to overcome U.S. opposition.

  • zarif 2019-01-18 20:20

    Zarif joins 10-year challenge, slamming Bolton

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has taken on the “10 year challenge”, a photo sharing fad sweeping social media, by comparing U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton’s warmongering remarks 10 years ago with those of today.

  • Pompeo and Bolton 2019-01-13 20:13

    White House sought options to strike Iran: WSJ

    U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security team has over the past months conducted a series of meetings to discuss strikes against Iran.

  • Bolton (1st row-2nd R) and others are seen wearing virtual reality goggles during a visit to the Western Wall in East Jerusalem al-Quds' Old City, January 6, 2019. 2019-01-10 09:25

    Tehran to Bolton: VR glasses useless if you’re blind

    TEHRAN - Iran’s foreign minister has reacted to a picture showing U.S. national security advisor John Bolton wearing virtual reality goggles allegedly reconstructing the past on a tour in the Israeli-occupied city of Jerusalem al-Quds.

  • zarif 2019-01-10 09:23

    Zarif likens Pompeo and Bolton to ‘psychotic stalker’ too obsessed with Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday likened U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Advisor John Bolton to “psychotic stalkers” who are extremely obsessed with Iran.

  • John Bolton 2019-01-09 12:25

    Bolton departs Turkey without meeting with Erdoğan

    U.S. President Donald Trump's National Security Adviser John Bolton is preparing to leave Ankara after President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan denied his requested meeting.

  • jahangiri 2019-01-08 20:26

    Unity essential to overcome sanctions: Jahangiri

    TEHRAN – Pointing to harsh economic sanction against Iran by the United States, Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri suggested on Tuesday that national unity is essential to pass this hard time and solve the economic problems.

  • Oliver Meier 2018-12-03 19:30

    Germany’s Oliver Meier: Bolton’s claim that Iran has violated UNSCR 2231 is ‘factually wrong’

    TEHRAN - Oliver Meier, the deputy head of International Security Division of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), has said that UN Security Council Resolution 2231 does not prohibit Iran from missile testing activities, therefore the claim by the U.S. hat Iran has violated the resolution are unfounded.

  • Pompeo and Bolton 2018-11-21 11:05

    By M.A. Saki

    Pompeo and Bolton want to torture the Iranian nation

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his special representative for Iran Brian Hook have claimed that humanitarian supplies such as food and medicine are exempt from sanctions against Iran.  

  • qassemi 2018-11-14 14:01

    Sadistic Bolton enjoys harassing Iran, Foreign Ministry says

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Tuesday that John Bolton, the national security advisor to President Trump, suffers from sadism of causing pain for Iran.

  • International Court of Justice 2018-10-08 20:33

    ICJ starts hearing Iran’s complaint against U.S.

    TEHRAN – The Hague-based International Court of Justice on Monday started hearing Tehran’s complaint against the United States for seizing Iran’s assets.

  • Chuck Hagel 2018-10-06 15:50

    ‘It’s complete folly’ to threaten Iran out of Syria: ex-Pentagon chief

    Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Thursday sharply criticized tough talk on Iran from senior Trump administration officials determined to ouster the forces backed by Tehran from Syria.

  • Bolton is obsessed with Iran: French official 2018-10-05 21:32

    Bolton is obsessed with Iran: French official

    TEHRAN – “Bolton is obsessed with Iran, and everything else plays second fiddle,” said one senior official from France, whose president, Emmanuel Macron, pleaded unsuccessfully with Trump to remain in the Iran nuclear deal during an April visit to the White House, Reuters reported.

  • نشست خبری دبیر شورای عالی امنیت ملی 2018-10-02 23:05

    We took you seriously, Shamkhani tells Bolton after missile attack

    TEHRAN – “We did take you seriously. This Hajizadeh [the IRGC Airspace commander] took you seriously when he landed missiles three miles away from you,” Iranian Supreme National Security Council Secretary Ali Shamkhani said on Tuesday, addressing Trump’s national security advisor John Bolton.

  • فرید زکریا و ظریف 2018-10-02 08:10

    Zarif blasts Trump officials over consulate closure

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday denied that his country was responsible for increased threats against a U.S. consulate in the Iraqi city of Basra.

  • Trump - Macron 2018-09-30 10:13

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Washington's Isolation and Dual Game of Paris

    The United Nations General Assembly's meeting in New York uncovered Washington's isolation in the international system even more than before. The unilateralism of the United States and its illegal approach towards international agreements (e.g. its withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) were criticized by our president at the UN.