Pres. Rouhani to visit Austria, Switzerland

Tehran (KNA) - Accepting invitations extended by Swiss and Austrian presidents, Iranian President Rouhani will travel to these two European countries in late June.

6/18/2018 7:55:00 PM

Iran president rules out military approach to Yemen crisis

Tehran (KNA) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says a military approach will fail to resolve the Yemeni crisis, stressing the importance of restoring stability and security to the war-ravaged country and the entire Middle East through political channels.

6/18/2018 7:47:00 PM

Melania Trump and Laura Bush wade into debate over children separated from families at US-Mexico border

Tehran(KNA) : Melania Trump waded into a debate over children being separated from their families at the Mexico border, saying the United States should "govern with heart". In a rare intervention the first lady's spokeswoman said she wanted Republicans and Democrats to work together to achieve "successful immigration reform". Her comments were taken by some as an implicit criticism of her husband's recently introduced "zero tolerance" policy at the border.

6/18/2018 11:24:00 AM

Trump, Kim end summit, but was the deal clearly worded?

Tehran(KNA) : US President Donald Trump says his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore that ended in a joint statement was "tremendous;" but political analysts say the language on disarmament in the statement was similar to that of previous agreements, which ultimately collapsed amid differences over arguments and interpretation about verification.

6/18/2018 11:04:00 AM