Iran describes Israel as “the most terrifying threat” to peace and stability

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addressed the United Nations General Assembly last night, during which he claimed that “Israel, which has a nuclear arsenal and is blatantly threatening others with nuclear annihilation, is the most terrifying threat to the peace and stability of the region and the world,” while accusing the United States of providing Jerusalem … Read more

Iran vows to target Israel and the U.S. with “devastating” measures

The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned U.S. and Israeli leaders to expect a “devastating” response from Tehran, accusing them of involvement in an attack on a military parade in the Iranian city of Ahvaz. While attending the televised victim’s funeral, Hossein Salami vowed that Iran’s “response will be crushing and devastating,” and that … Read more

The EU, together with Russia and China, agree to keep working on preserving the JCPOA

The remaining parties to the nuclear agreement with Iran held a meeting on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly, after which they announced their commitment to keep working on maintaining trade with the Islamic Republic. In a statement after the meeting, which included Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and Iran, EU Foreign Policy Chief … Read more

The United States does not seek regime change in Iran

During a press briefing, ahead of this weeks United Nations General Assembly, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asserted that the Trump Administration’s actions against the Islamic Republic of Iran have made it clear to the Ayatollah regime that the United States will no longer accept its malign activities across the globe. According to Pompeo … Read more

Iran signals willingness to re-establish dialogue with U.S., yet unwilling to change its activities

The Iranian leadership has signaled to the United States that it may be willing to conduct a bilateral meeting between President Hassan Rouhani and President Donald Trump. According to foreign sources cited by Tehran’s main news agency IRNA, the message is aimed at seeking a solution to the deteriorating relations between the two countries. The … Read more

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo condemns his predecessor’s meetings with Iranian officials

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded to a question about his predecessor’s actions vis a vis the Islamic Republic of Iran, stressing that while he will leave the legal assessments of possible treason “to others,” he views John Kerry’s communications with an enemy state “is unseemly and unprecedented” in U.S. history. Pompeo remarked that … Read more

Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry accused of treason for advising Iran against Washington

The Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has confirmed his continued discussions and meetings with top Iranian officials, including his former counterpart, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. The former Obama Administration official has reportedly provided advice to the Iranian government to counter the policies of the United States. The revelation prompted President Donald … Read more

European powers to establish financial mechanism bypassing U.S. sanctions on Iran

The Finance Ministers of Britain, France and Germany are reportedly working to establish a financial mechanism, on behalf of the European Union, that will allow for continued free trade with Iran, that despite international sanctions that were re-imposed on the Islamic Republic’s economy by the United States. According to reports published in the German media … Read more

Unless Iran is willing to renegotiate nuclear deal, U.S. will apply all measures to assure its security

The International Atomic Energy Agency presented, in a meeting of its Board of Governors in Vienna last night, with a report that once again claims – based on data it obtained – that the Islamic Republic continues to adhere to the constraints implemented by the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. The IAEA report prompted Iran’s … Read more

Israel: If Iran continues pursuing a nuclear program, it will face a ‘military answer’

Iran’s Parliament Speaker Al Larijani revealed that his country possesses between 3,000 and 4,000 active centrifuges, a figure still within the limit allowed under the JCPOA, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, which is the technical term for the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran. According to the multi-lateral deal, the Islamic Republic is allowed to … Read more