Iraq issues arrest warrant for Kurdish secession leader

Tehran (KNA) - Iraq has issued an arrest warrant against one of the key engineers of last year’s secession referendum, which controversially sought to end the country’s sovereignty over the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region.

6/4/2018 11:30:00 AM

World must withstand lawbreaking US behavior: Iran FM

Tehran (KNA): Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says all members of the international community must stand up to US lawbreaking behavior, bullying and disregard for the rule of law after Washington announced it was withdrawing from a landmark nuclear deal Iran signed with the P5+1 group of countries in 2015.

6/3/2018 9:21:00 PM

US's Mattis sets condition for North Korea ‘sanctions relief’

Tehran (KA) - US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says North Korea will receive sanctions relief only after it has taken “irreversible” steps to abandon its nuclear program, a demand that Washington has made previously and alternatively as a condition for a possible meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

6/3/2018 11:27:00 AM

Spanish Socialist Sanchez Succeeds Rajoy as PM

Tehran (KNA): Socialist Pedro Sanchez took over as Spain’s prime minister on Friday, after outgoing leader Mariano Rajoy lost a parliamentary confidence vote triggered by a long-running corruption trial involving members of his center-right party.

6/1/2018 7:17:00 PM