Iran and the US

Recommendations of an alternative to Trump’s hostility towards

Recommendations of an alternative to Trump’s hostility towards

There is an opportunity for improved relations with Iran

 Lana Ravandi-Fadai: Trump is bluffing about Iran

Lana Ravandi-Fadai: "Trump is bluffing about Iran"

Whether the situation in Iran and the region will change after Rouhani's re-election

Trump#039s visit to the Middle East has intensified the clash between Saudi Arabia and Iran

Trump's visit to the Middle East has intensified the clash between Saudi Arabia and Iran

"Is that a serious foreign policy or is the US "simply milking" Saudi Arabia for billions of dollars?" Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif asks

Iran#039s foreign minister accuses US of #039Iranophobia#039

Iran's foreign minister accuses US of 'Iranophobia'

Iran accused the United States of selling arms to "dangerous terrorists" in the Middle East and of spreading "Iranophobia" aimed at encouraging Arab states to purchase arms, state television reported. "Once …

Iran#039s Zarif: US #039milking#039 Saudis money

Iran's Zarif: US 'milking' Saudis money

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized US President Donald Trump for sealing an arms deal and other investments worth hundreds of billions of dollars with Saudi Arabia. Zarif's …

 Iranian foreign ministry condemns new US sanctions

Iranian foreign ministry condemns new US sanctions

Iranian foreign ministry criticised new US sanctions on its missile programme, saying they would undermine a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. "Iran condemns the US administration's ill will in its effort to reduce the …

Iran#039s re-engagement with the world at stake in Friday presidential vote

Iran's re-engagement with the world at stake in Friday presidential vote

Iranian establishment figures may want to keep Rouhani in power to avoid being cast back into isolation

Will US punish Russia and Iran over Syria?

Will US punish Russia and Iran over Syria?

The US House of Representatives passed legislation to impose sanctions against foreign backers serving as resources to the Syrian government of President Bashar Assad and supports its alleged human rights abuses. …

US prolongs embargo on Iran#039s oil

US prolongs embargo on Iran's oil

US President Donald Trump has decided to prolong the embargo imposed on Iran's oil, but added that the US didn’t intend to limit Iran’s ability to sell oil.  In a memo to State Secretary …

US extends Iran nuclear sanctions relief

US extends Iran nuclear sanctions relief

US President Donald Trump extended wide sanctions relief for Iran called for under a 2015 international nuclear deal even as he imposed narrow penalties on Iranian and Chinese figures for supporting Iran's ballistic missile …

Turn in Iranian Presidential Caign

Turn in Iranian Presidential Campaign

Rivals Unite to Oust Rouhani as Iran Election Enters Final Days

US: Nuclear weapons are not Iran#039s only problem

US: Nuclear weapons are not Iran's only problem

Is Tillerson signaling a change in U.S. Iran policy?

Twitter blocks Iranian Khamenei#039s account

Twitter blocks Iranian Khamenei's account

Social network Twitter has suspended Arabic account of spiritual leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei which was publishing news about him. Twitter has not provided any response on the reasons behind the act so far. …

Trump Personally Intervened to Toughen Iran Deal Letter

Trump Personally Intervened to Toughen Iran Deal Letter

President Donald Trump personally intervened to inject tougher language into a State Department letter to Congress

US destroyer forced to alter course after close encounter with Iranian ship

US destroyer forced to alter course after close encounter with Iranian ship

A US Navy destroyer had another close encounter with an Iranian Revolutionary Guard "fast attack craft" in the Persian Gulf Monday, Fox News reported with reference to two US officials. The Iranian ship came within 1000 …

Who killed the #039spirit#039 of the Iran deal?

Who killed the 'spirit' of the Iran deal?

Trump administration disappointed that Iran has given it no cause to withdraw from JCPOA

Iran#039s UN Ambassador: US tries to remove Palestinian issue instead of solving

Iran's UN Ambassador: US tries to remove Palestinian issue instead of solving

Iran's UN Ambassador Gholamali Khoshroo accused the US and Israel of seeking "to remove the Palestinian issue that is central to all the conflicts in the Middle East from these open debates." …

Tillerson: Iran exports terror and violence to Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Lebanon

Tillerson: Iran exports terror and violence to Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Lebanon

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accused Iran of 'alarming ongoing provocations' to destabilize countries in the Middle East. "An unchecked Iran has the potential to travel the same path as North Korea …

Is US preparing to abandon nuclear deal with Iran?

Is US preparing to abandon nuclear deal with Iran?

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday criticized the nuclear deal, saying it would fail to prevent Iran from someday purchasing a nuclear weapon. He stressed that the JCPOA fails to achieve the objective …

U.S. says Iran complies with nuke deal but orders review on lifting sanctions

U.S. says Iran complies with nuke deal but orders review on lifting sanctions

The Trump administration said it was launching an inter-agency review of whether the lifting of sanctions against Iran was in the United States' national security interests, while acknowledging that Tehran was complying with a deal to rein in …

Trump orders review of Iranian nuclear deal

Trump orders review of Iranian nuclear deal

US National Security Council  was launching an inter-agency review of whether the lifting of sanctions against Iran was in the United States' national security interests, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in …

Boeing Battles Airbus For Billions In Iran

Boeing Battles Airbus For Billions In Iran

Boeing has just announced its second major airliner sale to Iran since the Shah era

Perfect Timing To Raise The Tone On Iran

Perfect Timing To Raise The Tone On Iran

With presidential elections scheduled for May the 19th, this rise in the tone of the international community couldn’t come at a worst timing for Iran

Bahram Qassemi: US’s own allies sponsoring terror, not Iran

Bahram Qassemi: US’s own allies sponsoring terror, not Iran

Iran’s Foreign Ministry has called on the United States to pressure its regional allies into abandoning their support for terrorism and not to level “malicious” allegations against the Islamic Republic. Iranian …

Would U.S. lebel Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist group?

Would U.S. lebel Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist group?

Coul the Donald Trump administration sanction the IRGC without labeling it a "specially designated global terrorist"?

Hossein Dehghan: US troops in Persian Gulf act like armed robber

Hossein Dehghan: US troops in Persian Gulf act like armed robber

Iranian Defense Minister General Hossein Dehghan compared the US Navy in the Persian Gulf with a mindless armed robber. "What is the business of US troops in the Persian Gulf? It is better they leave the …

Iran sanctions 15 US firms

Iran sanctions 15 US firms

Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 US companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperating with Israel, Reuters reported citing the state news agency IRNA. The agency quoted Iran's foreign ministry as saying the …

US sanctions 30 individuals, entities for ties with Iran, Syria and North Korea

US sanctions 30 individuals, entities for ties with Iran, Syria and North Korea

The United States sanctioned 30 individuals and entities in China, North Korea and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) this week for supplying goods and services in support of Iran’s ballistic missile program and other …

Will US tighten sanction against Iran?

Will US tighten sanction against Iran?

Iran would face tighter US sanctions over ballistic missile launches and other non-nuclear activities under a bill announced on Thursday by a bipartisan group of senators. It would set mandatory sanctions for anyone involved with …

America#039s REAL target in Middle East is Iran

America's REAL target in Middle East is Iran

The US should back Khalifa Haftar, an expert says