Thursday, 13 December 2018

Tag Archives: Iran

Trump warns Iran over detained Americans: White House

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump warned that Iran would face “new and serious consequences” unless all unjustly detained American citizens were released and returned, the White House said in a statement on Friday. Trump urged Iran to return Robert Levinson, an American former law enforcement officer who disappeared more than ...

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Kuwait orders Iran ambassador to leave country within 48 days

KUWAIT ordered the Iranian ambassador on Thursday to leave the country within 48 days, Iran’s ISNA news agency reported. Earlier on the day, Kuwait shut down Iranian cultural mission and ordered 15 Iranian diplomats to leave the country. The move came after Kuwait convicted a group of men, one Iranian ...

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Iran gets new sanctions from US over ballistic missile program

WASHINGTON: The US slapped fresh sanctions on Iran Tuesday over its ballistic missile program, just hours after Washington admitted the Islamic Republic was complying with a landmark nuclear deal signed two years ago. Iran’s parliament retaliated by voting for extra funding for the missile program, a move that speaker Ali ...

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warn US against terrorist designation

BEIRUT: A senior commander in Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned the United States on Monday that if it designated the group a terrorist organization and applied new sanctions its action could be perilous for US forces in the region. US officials said earlier this year that President Donald Trump’s administration was ...

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Iran urges U.S. statesmen to learn from past

TEHRAN: Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Saturday that the U.S. statesmen should learn from the past and talk about Iranians respectfully. His comments came after the U.S. President Donald Trump called Iran a “threat” and “rogue regime” in a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron ...

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Saudi Arabia is funding extremism in UK, says report

LONDON: Foreign funding for Islamist extremism in Britain mostly originates from Saudi Arabia, a think tank report said on Wednesday in claims that were branded as “categorically false” by the Saudi embassy. “While entities from across the Gulf and Iran have been guilty of advancing extremism, those in Saudi Arabia ...

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APHC welcomes Khamenei’s statement in support for Kashmir freedom

SRINAGAR: Syed Ali Gilani the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference ( APHC), has welcomed Iranian supreme leader, Ayatollah Khamenei’s statement in which he uphold to the Kashmir cause on Thursday 6 July, 2017. Syed Ali Gilani in a statement termed Ayatollah Khamenei’s support to the Kashmir freedom movement as ...

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Khamenei describes Kashmiris as oppressed

TEHRAN:  Iran has included the Kashmiris in the list of nations of the world who are oppressed. Iran’s Supreme Leader Sayyid Ali Khamenei speaking on the occasion of Eid, urged the ‘World of Islam’ to express disdain against oppressors of Yemen, Bahrain, and Kashmir. The leader said: “The Islamic Nations ...

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