U.S. economic sanctions


  • Donald Trump 2020-01-08 22:04

    Trump backs away from further military conflict with Iran

    President Trump backed away from further military confrontation with Iran on Wednesday after a barrage of missiles fired at American troops in Iraq, the New York Times reported.

  • South Korea pursues resumption of humanitarian trade with Iran 2020-01-08 16:50

    South Korea pursues resumption of humanitarian trade with Iran

    TEHRAN – The South Korean foreign ministry has decided to continuously pursue the resumption of trade in humanitarian products with Iran through won-based accounts at Korean banks, IRNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Health ministry pursuing to provide medicine for SMA patients 2020-01-04 18:28

    Health ministry pursuing to provide medicine for SMA patients

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Health is trying to provide medicines for patients with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and other rare diseases, IRIB news agency reported on Friday.

  • Unrest in Iran 2019-11-26 10:08

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Some important points about recent unrest in Iran

    It is not possible to trace recent events without considering the key factors influencing them.

  • Iran-U.S. 2019-11-10 14:58

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Hitting brick walls: Iran brooks another year of U.S. economic terrorism

    “We have now, for a full year, tried to find banks that are able and willing to transfer money from donors to support our work for Afghan refugees and disaster victims in Iran, but we are hitting brick walls on every side.” —Secretary-General of the Norwegian Refugee Council Jan Egeland

  • Rabiei 2019-10-21 17:56

    Government: Maximum pressure unable to bring Iranians to their knees 

    TEHRAN – Government spokesman Ali Rabiei said on Monday that the U.S. has gained nothing by adopting the policy of maximum pressure against Tehran, noting such approaches are unable to bring the Iranian people to their knees.  

  • Fareed Zakaria 2019-07-16 21:56

    Fareed's Take: Trump's incoherent ideas about Iran

    Fareed Rafiq Zakaria explains the absence of a cohesive strategy in Trump's approach to Iran.

  • Iran 2019-05-29 12:59

    By Martin Love

    Iran’s potentials despite economic sanctions must be realized eventually

    NORTH CAROLINA - From afar one can’t help thinking about how lucky Iran really is in many respects. I mean this sincerely.

  • U.S. sanctions five top Venezuela officials close to Maduro 2019-02-16 12:16

    U.S. sanctions five top Venezuela officials close to Maduro

    Washington — The Trump administration issued economic sanctions Friday against five top Venezuelan military and intelligence officials who are helping the country's embattled leftist leader cling to power. 

  • رهبر معظم انقلاب در اجتماع عظیم بسیجیان 2018-10-04 22:53

    We will defeat sanctions: Leader

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Thursday that Iran will defeat the U.S. sanctions.

  • U.S. economic sanction affects European security 2018-08-26 10:50

    By Alireza Mohammadi

    U.S. economic sanction affects European security

    TEHRAN - The U.S. is pursuing its unilateral and oppressive sanctions against Russia, Iran, and more recently, Turkey, with specific and insidious objectives. These sanctions can have a number of significant economic consequences on the countries affected as well as the region.

  • پرچم ایران و عراق 2018-08-21 09:32

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Iraq's Shiite Movements oppose U.S. sanctions on Iran

    After the first package of U.S. economic sanctions against Iran began Tuesday to intensify pressure on our country, the Baghdad government announced that it will hold to the sanctions to protect its people. “As a matter of principle we are against sanctions in the region. Blockade and sanctions destroy societies,” Heidar al-Ebadi said at a news conference. “We consider them (sanctions on Iran) a strategic mistake and incorrect but we will abide by them to protect the interests of our people. We will not interact with them or support them but we will abide by them,” he added.