Tag Archives: blames


Iran's Rouhani, claims, victory, unrest, blames, foreigners

Iran’s Rouhani claims victory over unrest and blames foreigners

11 November, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday claimed victory over unrest Tehran has blamed on foreign foes after protests over fuel price rises shook the nation, and the government dismissed reports of more than 100 deaths as “speculative”. Thousands joined pro-government demonstrations on Wednesday, state media reported, with television footage showing rallies in … Read More


Trump, US, military intervention, Iran

Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks, stoking fears of confrontation

06 June, 2019 9:17 pm 9:17 pm

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf despite Tehran’s denials, stoking fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route. Iran has dismissed earlier US charges that it was behind Thursday’s attacks that crippled two tankers. It has … Read More


ICC, defends, no-reserve-day, decision, blames, 'unseasonable weather'

ICC defends no-reserve-day decision, blames ‘unseasonable weatherR...

06 June, 2019 2:49 pm 2:49 pm

NOTTINGHAM, England (Reuters) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday defended not scheduling reserve days for group matches at the rain-marred World Cup and blamed the disruptions on “extremely unseasonable weather”. A record three matches have already been either abandoned or called off in the weather-hit tournament and the forecast is for further washouts … Read More