Iran and the US

EU foreign policy chief decries US sanctions on Iran

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell denounced the US’ unilateral sanctions against the health and life of the Iranian people amid the outbreak of coronavirus in the world, Tasnim …

Coronavirus saves Iran from U.S. hitting back

U.S. President Donald Trump said that because of the coronavirus pandemic he didn't think an aggressive response to new attacks on U.S. troops in Iraq by Iranian-backed militias was the right move, according to one former and …

Russia urges U.S. to lift anti-Iran sanctions

The Russian Foreign Ministry said that the United States is taking deliberate actions that hamper Iran’s measures to tackle the novel coronavirus outbreak. "Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently said that along with the …

Rouhani calls to lift sanctions

President Hassan Rouhani said Iran’s fight against the coronavirus was being “severely hampered” by U.S. sanctions, as state television reported that the death toll from the illness rose on Saturday to 611, up nearly 100 from a …

Rouhani says US sanctions similar to coronavirus

US sanctions are similar to the new coronavirus, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said at a meeting with Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg in Tehran, Trend reports referring to the website of the Office of the Iranian …

Iranian judiciary hands death sentence to CIA spy

An individual accused of spying for the CIA in Iran has been sentenced to death, Iran's judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Ismaili said. He added that the Supreme Court has upheld the capital punishment for the U.S. …