Rouhani: U.S. has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 11:28 GMT

The United States had missed a historic opportunity to lift sanctions on his country, though the penalties had not hampered its fight against the infection.

Rouhani apologizes to Zelensky for downing Ukrainian jet

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 10:04 GMT

Rouhani expressed his condolences to the Ukrainian people as well as to the relatives of the victims, the Ukrainian president’s office said in a statement.

Iran to present plan for Gulf security at U.N. General Assembly this week

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 09:47 GMT

Rouhani will present a plan for creating security in the Gulf in cooperation with other countries in the region.

Iran's supreme guide rules out possibility of Iran-US talks at any level

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 - 08:50 GMT

Making the remarks during his teachings in a class of advanced Islamic Jurisprudence (kharej–e Fiqh) on Tuesday, Ayatollah Khamanei touched upon US ‘maximum pressure’ policy against Iran.

Iran is ready to negotiate but not if negotiations mean surrender: Iran president

Wed, 24 Jul 2019 - 10:18 GMT

Iran is ready for “just” negotiations but not if they mean surrender, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, without saying what talks he had in mind.

Rouhani: Iran can return to its commitments under nuclear deal within one hour

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 - 09:52 GMT

Iran will increase its level of uranium enrichment after July 7 to whatever levels it needs beyond the 3.67 percent cap set in the landmark 2015 nuclear deal.

Rouhani says U.S. drone's 'intrusion' stokes tensions in Gulf

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 11:52 GMT

Rouhani on Sunday accused the United States of stoking tensions in the Gulf through what Iran has called the violation of its airspace by a U.S. military drone.

Iran facing the toughest economic situation in 40 years - president

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 - 10:39 GMT

Iran's president said on Wednesday the country was facing its toughest economic situation in 40 years, and the United States, not the government, was to blame.

Iran's Rouhani says OPEC decision to cut output was defeat for U.S. meddling

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 - 07:47 GMT

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said a decision by OPEC and other oil producers to cut output was a rebuff for a U.S. "policy of meddling".

Rouhani says new U.S. sanctions have no effect on Iran economy - state TV

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 - 09:45 GMT

Rouhani said on Saturday that U.S. sanctions announced last week have had no effect on Iran's economy.

Iran parliament approves new economy minister ahead of new U.S. sanction

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - 08:50 GMT

Iran's parliament on Saturday approved a new economy minister and three other ministers in a reshuffle of the cabinet's economic team.

Rouhani says Iran wants no war, sanctions, threats, or bullying

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 08:15 GMT

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday criticized Washington for its hostile policy toward his country and said the U.S. approach was doomed to failure.

Trump, Iran's Rouhani exchange threats, insults on U.N.'s world stage

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 07:28 GMT

Trump and Iranian President exchanged taunts at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday with Trump vowing more sanctions against Tehran and Rouhani.

U.S. sends Iran messages "every day" to begin negotiations -Iran president

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 - 09:15 GMT

The United States constantly sends messages to Iran to begin negotiations, Rouhani said on Saturday in a speech broadcast on state television.

World Court hears Iran lawsuit to have U.S. sanctions lifted

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 - 05:00 GMT

Iranian lawyers will ask the International Court of Justice to order the United States to lift sanctions ordered by the Trump administration against Tehran.

Trump warns world against business with Iran as sanctions return

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 10:40 GMT

US President Donald Trump warned the world against doing business with Iran as Washington reimposed "the most biting sanctions ever" on the Islamic republic.

Iran rejects Trump offer of talks as "humiliation", without value

Tue, 31 Jul 2018 - 03:18 GMT

Senior Iranian officials on Tuesday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's offer of talks without preconditions as worthless and "a humiliation".

Iran dismisses angry Trump warning against threatening U.S.

Tue, 24 Jul 2018 - 02:30 GMT

Iran on Monday dismissed an angry warning from U.S. President Donald Trump.

Trump warns Iran's Rouhani to "Never, Ever threaten" the US

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 - 09:50 GMT

Trump launched a new broadside against Iran, warning of unspecified “consequences”.

Iran's Rouhani warns Trump about 'mother of all wars'

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 09:54 GMT

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday cautioned U.S. President Donald Trump about pursuing hostile policies against Tehran.