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

At least 15 killed, 200 injured in Nicaragua protests

Tehran (KNA) - At least fifteen people were killed and more than 200 injured in one of the worst days of violence since protests against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega began more than a month ago, police said on Thursday.

6/1/2018 11:33:00 AM

Kim: North Korea's will to denuclearize 'unchanged'

Tehran (KNA) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un says his country's will to rid the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons remains "unchanged," confirming that he is committed to a much-anticipated summit with US President Donald Trump..

6/1/2018 11:31:00 AM