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Iran vows revenge on 'mercenaries' behind suicide attack

Wednesday's attack, which targeted a busload of Revolutionary Guards in the volatile southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan, was one of the deadliest on Iranian security forces in years.

published on : 14th February 2019

Son-in-law of Iran president Hassan Rouhani faces nepotism claims

The appointment of Kambiz Mehdizadeh, in his early thirties and reportedly married to Rouhani's daughter in a low-key wedding this August, was widely criticised by Iranians on social media.

published on : 16th December 2018

If Iran can't export oil from Gulf, no other country can, Iran's president Hassan Rouhani threatens

Tensions have risen between Iran and the United States after US President Donald Trump withdrew from a multilateral nuclear deal in May and reimposed sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

published on : 5th December 2018

 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urges Muslim unity against 'hostile' US, Israel

He made the remarks at the 32nd International Islamic Unity Conference which kicked off in the capital Tehran earlier in the day.

published on : 24th November 2018

Iran President Hassan Rouhani calls Israel a 'cancerous tumor' established by Western countries

Rouhani said the United States cultivates close ties with regional Muslim nations to protect Israel, an apparent reference to Iran's regional rival Saudi Arabia and the kingdom's Sunni Arab allies.

published on : 24th November 2018

Iran president Hassan Rouhani alleges US hand in journalist Jamal Khashoggi murder

Khashoggi, a government critic who was living in self-imposed exile in the United States, was murdered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2 as he organised the paperwork for his marriag

published on : 24th October 2018

US is loser by abandoning Iran nuclear deal: Hassan Rouhani

The US is due to complete the reimposition of sanctions on November 5, targeting Iran's oil sector and central bank.

published on : 14th October 2018

US President Donald Trump takes anti-Iran campaign to UN Security Council

The United States has moved to reimpose sanctions that had been lifted under the landmark deal to curb Iran's nuclear program and has vowed to punish foreign firms that do business with Iran.

published on : 26th September 2018

Hassan Rouhani accused Donald Trump of trying to topple his government

"I am starting the dialogue right here, and state, in unequivocal terms, that the question of international security is not a toy in American domestic politics."

published on : 26th September 2018

Iran supreme leader says attackers 'funded by' Saudi and UAE 

In the immediate aftermath of the attack on Saturday, Iranian authorities said they suspected Arab separatist groups were behind the attack, none of whom is known to have a presence in Syria.

published on : 24th September 2018

Iran's president Hassan Rouhani blames US after attack on military parade

Hassan Rouhani's comments came as Iran's Foreign Ministry also summoned Western diplomats over them allegedly providing havens for the Arab separatists who claimed Saturday's attacks

published on : 23rd September 2018

Iran vows 'crushing response' after gunmen kill 29 at army parade

The Iran summoned diplomats from Denmark, the Netherlands and Britain over their "hosting of some members of the terrorist group" which carried out the attack.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani vows to boost Iran missiles despite Western concerns

Iran has ballistic missiles with a range of up to 3,500 kilometres (2,200 miles), enough to reach both Israel and US bases in the Middle East.

published on : 22nd September 2018

European powers try to keep Iran nuclear deal alive amid US sanctions

Their delicate, and perhaps unrealistic, task is to build a case for Tehran to respect the deal's limits on its nuclear program even though Washington has pulled out.

published on : 21st September 2018

Emmanuel Macron to meet Trump, Iran's Rouhani at UN in New York 

Donald Trump has signalled that he might be willing to meet with Rouhani as well, after re-imposing sanctions against Iran last month.

published on : 19th September 2018
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