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Protests held in Tehran to condemn Indian atrocities in Iok

08 August, 2019 9:29 am 9:29 am

TEHRAN (92 News) – Hundreds of people from all walks of life and communities held protests and rallies at Tehran in capital city of Iran against Indian atrocities in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK). Protest demonstrations continued all over the world to express solidarity with the innocent Kashmiri people and severe violations of human rights in … Read More

US threatens to down any nearby Iranian drones, Tehran denies incident

07 July, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) – The United States threatened on Friday to destroy any Iranian drones flying too closely to its ships and said it had “clear evidence” that it shot one down in a festering stand-off with Tehran in the world’s most important oil shipping zone. Iran earlier on Friday denied losing one of its drones … Read More

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Iran summons UK ambassador in oil tanker seizure row

07 July, 2019 10:55 am 10:55 am

TEHRAN (Web Desk) – Iran has summoned the British ambassador in Tehran to complain about what it says was the illegal seizure of an Iranian oil tanker. British Royal Marines helped the authorities in Gibraltar seize the ship because of evidence it was heading to Syria in breach of EU sanctions. Spain’s acting foreign minister … Read More

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Trump warned Tehran a US attack was imminent, called for talks: Iranian off...

06 June, 2019 4:52 pm 4:52 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian officials told Reuters on Friday that Tehran had received a message from US President Donald Trump warning that a US attack on Iran was imminent but saying he was against war and wanted talks on a range of issues. News of the message, delivered through Oman overnight, came shortly after the … Read More

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Saudi Arabia blames Iran for oil tanker attacks

06 June, 2019 10:24 am 10:24 am

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s crown prince blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and called on the international community to take a “decisive stand” but said in an interview published on Sunday that the kingdom does not want a war in the region. Attacks on two oil tankers … Read More

FM Qureshi meets Chinese counterpart, discusses bilateral relations

12 December, 2018 2:51 pm 2:51 pm

BEIJING (92 News) – Pakistan and China have reiterated their support to Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process in Afghanistan. The agreement came during a meeting between Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Beijing. The two sides had an in-depth exchange of views on the entire spectrum of bilateral relations … Read More

Rouhani says Iran to sell oil, defy US sanctions

11 November, 2018 1:58 pm 1:58 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran will sell its oil and break sanctions reimposed by the United States on its vital energy and banking sectors, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told economists at a meeting broadcast live on state television on Monday. “America wanted to cut to zero Iran’s oil sales but we will continue to sell our … Read More

UK minister visits Iran; Tehran wants Europe to act on nuclear deal

09 September, 2018 8:23 am 8:23 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – A British junior minister held talks in Iran as Tehran said European states should take action if they wanted to save Iran’s nuclear deal following Washington’s withdrawal from the accord, Iranian state media reported. “It is time for the Europeans to act in addition to voicing their political commitment,” the state news … Read More

World Court hears Iran lawsuit to have US sanctions lifted

08 August, 2018 9:56 am 9:56 am

THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Iranian lawyers will ask the International Court of Justice on Monday to order the United States to lift sanctions ordered by the Trump administration against Tehran. The lawsuit filed with the ICJ, also known as the World Court, says the US sanctions, which are damaging its already weak economy, violate terms … Read More