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New York, Two independent United Nations human rights experts have called on the Iranian Government to halt the execution of three prisoners from the Kurdish community, amid concerns that they did not receive a fair trial and allegations that they were tortured while in detention. more
Trump warns Syria against carrying out strikes in Idlib; asks Russia, Iran to refrain

Washington: US President Donald Trump has threatened Syria against recklessly carrying out strikes in rebel-held Idlib province, while asking Russia and Iran to refrain from joining Assad ...

Benjamin Netanyahu praises Donald Trump for re-imposing sanctions on Iran

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday appreciated US President Donald Trump for re-imposing sanctions on Iran.

'Come, we are ready': Iranian general's rebuttal to Trump's threat

Tehran: A few days after US President Donald Trump, in an all-caps, no-holds-barred tweet, threatened Iran with destruction, if it intimidates America, an Iranian general has paid back th ...

Trump goes all out on Twitter following Rouhani's threat; Threatens unprecedented consequences

Washington/Tehran: US President Donald Trump went all out on Twitter after his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, warned America to not 'play with the lion's tail'.

Iran: UN rights chief ‘deeply disturbed’ by continuing executions of juvenile offenders

New York: Following the execution of a 15-year-old in Iran on Wednesday – the fourth juvenile to be put to death in the country this year – the United Nations rights chief con ...

US threat to maximise sanctions on Iran under criticism

Washington/Tehran: The United States has come under fire from Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif for threatening to maximise sanctions on Iran.

US slaps new sanctions on people and companies to stifle Iran

Washington: Days after pulling out of the much debated Iran nuclear deal, Washington has slapped new sanctions on six people and three companies with alleged links to Iran's elite mil ...

Iran nuclear deal: Barack Obama says Donald Trump's decision to put JCPOA at risk is a serious mistake

Washington: Former US President Barack Obama has criticised his successor Donald Trump's decision to pull the country out of the Iran nuclear deal, which was signed in 2015.

US President Donald Trump pulls out of Iran nuclear deal

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced his government's decision to quit the Iran nuclear deal.