EghtesadOnline: President Donald Trump decided Friday to continue to waive economic sanctions related to the 2015 nuclear accord with Iran, leaving the deal intact for now, but issued new sanctions against 14 people and entities involved with the country’s ballistic missile programs and a crackdown on government protesters.
EghtesadOnline: The US is expected to decide tomorrow whether to continue to waive sanctions on Iran, as agreed under the 2015 nuclear deal formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
EghtesadOnline: Italy concluded a series of commercial talks with Iran this week, strengthening ties with the Middle Eastern country, despite the United States adopting a more hardline approach toward Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has said that US complicity in Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen is proven by its attempts to divert attention away from Riyadh’s atrocities in the country.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union (EU)’s foreign policy chief is scheduled to travel to Washington to hold talks with US officials about the implementation of a 2015 multilateral deal with Iran, among other issues.
EghtesadOnline: Shortly after US President Donald Trump made a speech highly critical of Iran at the United Nations, his administration inquired whether his Iranian counterpart would meet Trump in New York, a request rebuffed by President Hassan Rouhani, according to a report.
EghtesadOnline: Iran put a ballistic missile on display as thousands marched on Saturday to mark the anniversary of the 1979 seizure of the U.S. embassy, with a senior official accusing President Donald Trump of a “crazy” return to confrontation with Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed US allegations about Iran’s support for the al-Qaeda terror group, describing the claims as an attempt to “whitewash” the truth about the role US allies had in the September 11, 2001 attacks.
EghtesadOnline: Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has slammed US President Donald Trump’s “foolish” remarks against Iranian people, saying such a stance is a clear sign of Washington’s hostility towards the entire nation.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has condemned the recent deadly terrorist attack in New York, offering condolences to the families of the victims.