U.S. sanctions Iran's nuclear research unit, urges Tehran to negotiate
Friday, 22 March 2019 The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on 14 people and 17 entities connected to an Iranian research organization it said had played a central role in the country's past nuclear weapons effort and which remains active.
According to Reuters, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran will expand its ties with nations equally tired of “bullying” by the United States. Zarif called the sanctions “unprecedented, inhumane and illegal”, and said Tehran would overcome the “medieval tactics” employed...
According to Reuters, the United States demanded a cut off of Iranian oil exports to major importers like China and India who had been granted exemptions from sanctions. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo..
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that U.S. sanctions against Iran were "crimes against humanity" and said Tehran would file a legal case against U.S. officials for imposing difficulties..
REuters reports Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sharply criticised U.S. military intervention in the Middle East on Monday as he began a first official visit to Iraq, . His visit is aimed at shoring..