Mike Pompeo

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  • 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”.

  • U.S. prevents ICC team from investigating its ‘war crimes’ in Afghanistan 2019-03-17 10:02

    U.S. prevents ICC team from investigating its ‘war crimes’ in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN - It is common knowledge that the U.S. industrial military complex has been involved in horrendous war crimes in war-ravaged Afghanistan since invading the country in 2001.

  • Tehran slams Pompeo’s anti-Iran rhetoric 2019-03-15 20:03

    Tehran slams Pompeo’s anti-Iran rhetoric

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Thursday slammed U.S. officials for making “fabricated” and “unreal” claims and accusations to maintain the status quo in West Asia and keep it a tense region struggling with numerous crises. 

  • Zarif 2019-02-17 15:03

    Washington has taken its animus towards Iran to a new extreme over the past two years, Zarif laments

    Zarif: U.S. policies driven by pathological obsession with Iran

    TEHRAN – In a speech to the Munich Security Conference on Sunday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized Washington’s policy toward Iran, saying the U.S. is maddeningly obsessed with Iran 

  • 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.

  • Warsaw circus: in the name of peace but in interest of terrorists 2019-02-16 11:54

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian 

    Warsaw circus: in the name of peace but in interest of terrorists

    TEHRAN - In his speech at the beginning of the Warsaw Summit, Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz put forward a statement against the Islamic Republic of Iran and claimed that they want “stabilization of the region” and expressed concerns over Iran's activities.

  • Pompeo meets Mogherini after Pence’s Iran accusations 2019-02-15 20:09

    Pompeo meets Mogherini after Pence’s Iran accusations

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini in Brussels on Friday, a day after Vice President Mike Pence accused America’s traditional European allies of trying to undermine U.S. sanctions against Iran, Reuters reported.

  • Pompeo’s East Europe tour fails at once 2019-02-13 15:32

    European heavyweights criticize Warsaw conference

    Pompeo’s East Europe tour fails at once

    TEHRAN – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s efforts to unify Eastern Europe against Russia, China and Iran failed at once when Budapest said it’s fed up with lectures about its foreign policy.

  • warsaw 2019-02-12 20:46

    By staff and agency

    European officials criticize Warsaw conference

    Officials from France, Germany and Britain have criticized joint U.S.-Poland conference on the Middle East in Warsaw scheduled to be held on Wednesday and Thursday.

  • Pompeo 2019-02-12 16:54

    U.S. Pledges to Fight Russia, China for Influence in NATO's East

    The U.S will fight to regain influence in NATO’s eastern flank, particularly in countries such as Hungary where the government’s spotty record on democracy led to a freeze in relations that allowed Russia and China to extend their sway, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said.

  • 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.

  • Mike Pompeo 2019-02-02 10:58

    U.S. announces withdrawal from missile treaty with Russia

    The U.S. announced Friday it will suspend its participation in a Cold War-era ballistic missile treaty over alleged Russian violations of the pact.

  • Cuban President Slams Pompeo's Comment on Cuba's Role in Venezuela Crisis 2019-01-27 15:24

    Cuban President Slams Pompeo's Comment on Cuba's Role in Venezuela Crisis

    Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel lashed out at U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over the latter's comments on Cuba's alleged contribution to the escalation of political crisis in Venezuela, qualifying this as "slander" and "arrogance."

  • poland 2019-01-23 21:53

    By staff and agency

    Russian diplomat calls Warsaw conference ‘counterproductive’

    Russia’s Ambassador to the UN Vasily Nebenzya has said that joint U.S.-Poland conference on the Middle East in Warsaw will be “counterproductive”.

  • poland 2019-01-22 22:09

    Polish diplomat calls meeting with Araqchi ‘constructive’

    TEHRAN - Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Maciej Lang has said that his meeting with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi on a joint U.S.-Poland conference on the Middle East was “constructive”.

  • Pompeo goofs up while marking end of hostage crisis anniversary 2019-01-21 22:20

    Pompeo goofs up while marking end of hostage crisis anniversary

    TEHRAN – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a tweet Sunday marked the 40th anniversary of the end of the Iran hostage crisis, but critics were quick to point out a problem-he had managed to get his numbers and dates wrong and the crisis had not even begun 40 years ago.

  • Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Maciej Lang and his Iranian counterpart Abbas Araqchi 2019-01-21 12:40

    Polish official visits Tehran as Iran protests U.S.-proposed anti-Iran meeting in Warsaw 

    TEHRAN – Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Maciej Lang visited Tehran on Monday for talks with his Iranian counterpart Abbas Araqchi as Iran has strongly protested Poland for agreeing to host a U.S.-proposed conference on the Middle East with a focus on Iran.

  • Mike Pompeo 2019-01-20 10:53

    By Ruhollah Ghasemian

    Pompeo’s pointless Mideast trip

    TEHRAN - These days, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip to the Middle East and his meeting with his eight Arab counterparts have led some to think that Washington is planning to organize an Arab alliance against Iran and a war on Tehran will soon take shape in the region.

  • Trump 2019-01-16 13:19

    By Bashir Esmaeili

    Imposed sanctions, a rollercoaster ride for resilient Iranians for four decades

    It’s been frenetic days with much ups and downs for the people of Iran; just like a rollercoaster ride whose peaks and valleys are determined by international events, a ride that thrills them one moment and devastates them the next.

  • Pompeo: Sanctions aim to improve Iranians’ livelihood 2019-01-16 09:33

    By M.A. Saki

    Pompeo is the wrong man for his post 

    It is hard to comprehend that a person like Mike Pompeo is the chief diplomat of an important country like the United States. His career is alien to diplomacy. 

  • Pompeo’s anti-Iran tour doomed to failure: Rouhani 2019-01-15 22:46

    “U.S. seeking to build a wall around Iran”

    Pompeo’s anti-Iran tour doomed to failure: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s anti-Iran Middle East tour is doomed to failure, no matter how long it lasts, Mehr reported.

  • kharrazi 2019-01-15 19:55

    ‘Poland’s hosting anti-Iran conference an insult to Europe’

    TEHRAN - Kamal Kharrazi, head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, said on Tuesday that Poland’s action in hosting a U.S.-led anti-Iran conference is an insult to the Europeans’ identity.

  • Mike Pompeo 2019-01-15 10:01

    By Paul R. Pillar

    Pompeo in Cairo: Anti-Obama, anti-Iran, and little else

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered a campaign speech in Cairo that seemed written to please an audience of one—President Donald Trump—along with the domestic political base to which Trump’s own rhetoric is designed to appeal.

  • Iranians will not forget treason by Poland 2019-01-15 09:43

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Iranians will not forget treason by Poland

    TEHRAN - In 1939, when World War II began, Poland came under attacks by both Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union. The attacks led to starvation, displacement, and mass execution of Polish people.

  • U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (L) meets with Saudi Crown Price Mohammed bin Salman at the Royal Court in Riyadh on January 14, 2019. (Photo by AFP) 2019-01-14 20:59

    Pompeo in Mideast to corner Iran but Tehran not cowed

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been touring the Middle East to rally support against Iran, but Tehran is not impressed.

  • Iranians to Poland: You are ‘biting the hand that fed you’ 2019-01-13 22:25

    Iranians to Poland: You are ‘biting the hand that fed you’

    TEHRAN – The Polish government’s plan to hold an anti-Iran conference has been widely criticized by Iranian authorities, who described it as a “hostile act against Iran”.

  • Polish refugees in Isfahan, Iran - 1943 2019-01-12 20:05

    Zarif says Poland “can't wash the shame” for agreeing to host anti-Iran summit

    Polish meeting means opponents have lost Iran case: Shamkhani

    TEHRAN – Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, says for enemies looking forward to an anti-Iran summit means that they have lost their case against the country.

  • zarif 2019-01-12 17:28

    Zarif: Poland can’t wash the shame of hosting anti-Iran conference 

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has severely criticized Poland for planning to host an anti-Iran conference upon a demand by the Trump administration, saying the Polish government “can't wash the shame”

  • zarif 2019-01-11 20:16

    Zarif on Pompeo: U.S. brings chaos wherever it interferes

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has mocked U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s speech in which he said “when America retreats, chaos follows,” by asserting that the opposite was true.