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New Yok, The Yemeni Government is striving to restore peace, security and stability and provide essential services to its people, while the country remains gripped by a war imposed by Iran- and Hizbullah-backed armed militias, Yemen’s President Abdrabuh Mansour Hadi Mansour told world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday. more
Denouncing US decision to pull out of nuclear deal, Iranian President says talks can resume, but threats and sanctions must end

New York,  Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday strongly denounced the United States’ decision to withdraw from the 2015 international nuclear deal and said President Do ...

Halt ‘imminent’ executions of Kurdish prisoners, UN experts urge Iran

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 ...

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 ...