Tag: Iran

Lebanon reaffirms partnership with the US and joint commitment to fight terrorism

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington, D.C: Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri on Thursday, 15 August 2019, thanked the U.S. Government’s continued support to Lebanon and especially of the Lebanese Armed Forces and national security forces and reaffirmed Lebanon’s partnership and joint commitment to the fight against terrorism. Hariri was addressing media persons jointly with the US Secretary

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US condemns Islamic radical terror bloodshed and resolves to confront terrorism together with Sri Lanka

Newsroom24x7 network Washington DC: The US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo was quick in describing this week’s coordinated terror blasts in Sri Lanka as a horrific wave of Islamic radical terror bloodshed, on a day that was supposed to be a joyful Easter Sunday Pompeo was briefing media on 22 April 2019. He remarked:

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Trump is reimposing sanctions lifted under the Iran Deal

Newsroom24x7 Network The Trump Administration intends to fully enforce the sanctions reimposed against Iran, and those who fail to wind down activities with Iran risk severe consequences. Washington DC: The US President Donald J. Trump’s Administration is taking action against Iran to reimpose sanctions lifted under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). President Trump

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Scourge of our planet is a small group of rogue regimes: Donald Trump

Newsroom24x7 Network United Nations, New York City: The US President Donald Trump said in his address to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday that the scourge of our planet today is a small group of rogue regimes that violate every principle on which the United Nations is based. They respect neither their own citizens nor

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US asks Iran to reverse religious leader Taheri’s conviction and death sentence

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The US has asked the Iranian Government to take whatever steps necessary to reverse the conviction and death sentence to Mohammad Ali Taheri, the founder of an Iranian spiritual movement. The US call comes following reports that an Iranian court has sentenced Taheri to death on charges of founding a religious

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India hopes to start Chabahar Port operations by 2018

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: India’s Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari has said that the Indian government is keen on developing Chabahar Port in Iran and hopes to start its operations by 2018. Gadkari was in Teheran on Saturday ( 5 August) to represent India at the taking over of office

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“Iran is the most dangerous threat to the US”

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: Iran remains one of the most dangerous threats to the United States – not only vis-a-vis the US interests in America but also around the world. Iran is also a threat to regional stability and their full range of activities extend far beyond the nuclear threat. This is how Heather Nauert,

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Russia and the US working to launch a political process for peace in Syria

Newsroom24x7 Staff Terrorist groups – Daesh and al-Qaida – continue to menace the Syrian people and the Syrian regime and opposition parties are on the brink of going back to a state of all-out war.‎ – US Secretary of State John Kerry Geneva: Syrian warplanes targeted a funeral on Saturday morning in East Aleppo, killing

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Economic engagement is a clear priority for India, Iran and Afghanistan: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Staff Tehran: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi today said that the agenda for economic engagement is a clear priority for India, Iran and Afghanistan. Modi was addressing a Trilateral meeting hosted by the President of Iran Hassan Rouhani. He said: “We stand together in unity of our purpose. To carve out new routes

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US imposes ballistic missile sanctions on Iran after release of US prisoners

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington, DC : The United States has imposed sanctions on a total of 11 companies and individuals for supplying Iran’s ballistic missile program. Interpreted as an after thought move, albeit delayed over a fortnight, experts having a stronghold on the matter state that the deliberate gap is actually a move delayed by over

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Saudi Arabia gives 48-hour evacuation deadline to Iranian diplomats

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : A row over execution of a top Shia Muslim cleric has built up to the levels of deadline evacuation for the offices of top Iranian diplomats residing in the country of Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has given Iranian diplomats 48 hours to leave the country, amid a row over the

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China welcomes the new resolution on Iranian nuclear program

Newsroom24x7 Desk Hong Kong : International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) conducted a meeting of the Board of Governors this week and adopted a new resolution on the Iranian nuclear issue. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the Republic of China, Hong Lei, spoke in a press conference and stated that China welcomed

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Iran and P5+1 announce implementation of nuclear deal

Newsroom24x7 Desk Tehran : Iran’s foreign ministry has taken a major step forward in implementation of nuclear deal. Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif and European Union (EU) foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini issued a joint statement, in which they highlighted the announcement concerning nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, P5 + 1, namely

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China-US-Iran agree on Tehran nuclear reactor redo

Newsroom24x7 Desk Vienna : The three majors in modern history of world – China, US and Iran have reached broad consensus over the modification of Tehran’s Arak nuclear reactor, which had posed serious worries and stood as one of the main concerns going west. This information comes from a press release by a Chinese nuclear

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