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Boris Johnson urges Iran president to end military action

01 January, 2020 11:54 pm 11:54 pm

LONDON (Web Desk) – UK Prime Minister (PM) Boris Johnson has urged Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to end military retaliation in the region, amid efforts to try to de-escalate the crisis sparked by the US killing of the senior Iranian general Qassem Suleimani. According to Downing Street spokesman, Johnson held a phone call lasting 20 … Read More


Saudi crown prince warns of escalation with Iran, but prefers political sol...

09 September, 2019 5:32 am 5:32 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s crown prince warned in an interview broadcast on Sunday that oil prices could spike to “unimaginably high numbers” if the world does not come together to deter Iran, but said he would prefer a political solution to a military one. Speaking to the CBS program “60 Minutes,” Mohammed bin Salman, … Read More


Rouhani says Iran to develop centrifuges for faster uranium enrichment

09 September, 2019 1:16 am 1:16 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – President Hassan Rouhani Wednesday said Iran will begin developing centrifuges from Friday to speed up the enrichment of uranium, as the next step in scaling back its nuclear commitments. Under its 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers, Iran was allowed to keep restricted quantities of first-generation centrifuges at two nuclear plants. But … Read More

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Iran will not wage war against any nation: Iranian president

06 June, 2019 2:24 pm 2:24 pm

GENEVA (92 news) – Iran will not wage war against any nation, President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday, a day after the United States announced the deployment of more troops to the Middle East amid rising tensions between Tehran and Washington. Fears of a confrontation between Iran and the United States have mounted since attacks … Read More

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Iran rolls back nuclear pledges but stops short of violating pact

05 May, 2019 6:32 pm 6:32 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Iran announced on Wednesday it was scaling back curbs to its nuclear programme, announcing steps that stop short of violating its 2015 deal with world powers for now, but threatening more action if countries did not shield it from US sanctions. A year to the day after Washington pulled out of the … Read More