Iran will not leave UK piracy unanswered: Leader

Tehran (KNA) - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has denounced Britain’s illegal seizure of an Iranian oil tanker, warning that the act of “piracy” will not go unanswered.

7/16/2019 4:59:00 PM

Zarif: Hawks around Trump won’t succeed in selling war

Tehran (KNA) - While warning against a potential military attack targeting Iran, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the warlike officials around US President Donald Trump will not succeed in enabling such a course of action against the Islamic Republic.

7/16/2019 7:24:00 AM

EU's Mogherini: Iran commitment reduction no significant JCPOA noncompliance

Tehran (KNA) - European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says the signatories to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal do not view Tehran's move to scale back some of its commitments under the agreement as significant noncompliance and have not indicated any intent to trigger the accord’s dispute mechanism.

7/16/2019 7:21:00 AM

US anti-Iran bullying failed on all fronts: Rouhani

Tehran (KNA) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says all attempts by the United States to “bully” Iran have fallen flat as a result of an expanding global front against Washington’s mischief.

7/15/2019 11:38:00 PM

Iran’s power will be 'destructive' for all aggressors: Army chief

Tehran (KNA) - The chief commander of Iran’s Army says the Islamic Republic has the power to defend itself and mount “destructive” counterattacks if it ever comes under any aggression, in what seems to be an allusion to threats of military action against the country by the United States.

7/15/2019 11:37:00 PM

EU, Iraq supporters of peace proposal over US, Iran tension

Tehran (KNA) - In a joint press conference between Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Hakim and EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini in Baghdad, Iraq, on July 13, both sides showed their support for holding 'peace conference' to de-escalate Iran-US tension.

7/15/2019 11:33:00 PM

UK must help immediate release of Iran tanker: Zarif

Tehran (KNA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on Britain to accelerate efforts meant to release an Iranian oil tanker held in the British overseas territory of Gibraltar since earlier this month.

7/14/2019 1:59:00 AM