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Britain Warns Iran against ‘Underestimating US Resolve’

Britain Warns Iran against ‘Underestimating US Resolve’

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt warned on Monday Iran against “underestimating the resolve of the US” if American interests are attacked. He told journalists in Geneva on Monday that US leaders "are not seeking a conflict, they don't want a war with Iran, but if American interests are attac

Iran Quadruples Production of Low-Enriched Uranium

Iran Quadruples Production of Low-Enriched Uranium

Iran announced on Monday that it has quadrupled its production of low-enriched uranium amid tensions with the US over Tehran's unraveling nuclear accord, two semi-official news agencies reported. While the reports said the production is of uranium enriched only to the 3.67 percent limit set by th

IRGC Commander Deems US Forces ‘Combat Target’

Head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Hossein Salami listed for the second consecutive day the points of disagreement between recent US moves and Tehran’s options in light of the current tension. In a lengthy speech before IRGC commanders on Sunday, Salami said US forces near Iran

Iran FM Says No Talks with US

Iran FM Says No Talks with US

Iranian officials on Thursday rejected negotiations with the United States amid growing tension between the two countries. In Tokyo for talks with Japanese officials, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said there was "no possibility" of negotiations with Washington.

Putin Urges Tehran to Stick to Nuclear Deal

Putin Urges Tehran to Stick to Nuclear Deal

Kremlin reduced chances of US-Russia reaching agreements on the Iranian matter and said continued escalation in the region is likely. This came following talks between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russian President Vladimir Putin, described as constructive and positive by Moscow.

Iran Says Exercising Restraint Despite Escalation of US Sanctions

Iran Says Exercising Restraint Despite Escalation of US Sanctions

Iran is committed to its obligations under an international nuclear deal despite the US withdrawal from the landmark agreement, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday, describing the reimposition of US sanctions "unacceptable". Zarif made the comments in a meeting with Japanese Fo

Trump: Iran Making Big Mistake if it Tries Anything against US

Trump: Iran Making Big Mistake if it Tries Anything against US

US President Donald Trump warned on Monday it would be a big mistake for Iran to try anything against the United States after Washington deployed an aircraft carrier and more jet fighters to the region over concerns about rising tensions with Tehran. Trump, speaking to reporters at the White Hous

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