Supreme leader of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says Donald Trump is a 'clown' pretending to support the Iranian people
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says Trump will 'push a poisonous dagger' into the nation's back
Iran vows ‘harsh retaliation’ against US airstrike that killed General Qassem Soleimani; China says ‘highly concerned’ about situation
Killing of General Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's elite Quds Force, marks a major escalation in the standoff between Washington and Iran
Donald Trump insists he's not seeking 'regime change' in Iran, says he was aware of Iranian foreign minister's G7 Summit visit
US President Donald Trump said Monday that he had agreed to the Iranian foreign minister flying in for a G7 summit
France’s invitation to Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for G7 Summit was a ‘surprise’, says White House official
EU leaders have struggled to calm confrontation between Iran, US since Trump pulled out of 2015 nuclear deal, reimposed sanctions on Iranian economy
US sanctions have targeted all Iranians, says country’s health minister Saeed Namaki as cost of imported medicine rises
With Iran's economy in free fall after the US pullout from the nuclear deal and escalated sanctions on Tehran. Prices of imported medicines have soared as the national currency tumbled about 70 percent against the dollar. Even medicines manufactured in Iran are tougher to come by for ordinary Iranians, their cost out of reach for many in a country
Iran says US rejected offer for robust nuclear inspection in exchange for lifting sanctions, claims Washington 'not seeking talks'
Iran said on Monday the US had rejected an offer from Tehran for more robust nuclear inspections in exchange for lifting sanctions because Washington is "not seeking dialogue
Iran, US send mixed signals about resolving disputes: Tehran threatens to breach nuke deal, Washington agrees to ‘work with them'
Iran and the United States sent mixed signals on Tuesday about resolving their disputes. Fears of direct US-Iranian conflict have risen since May with several attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf.
Iran pushes uranium enrichment to 4.5% and exceeds cap set by faltering nuclear deal, warns Europe against taking retaliatory steps
Iran on Monday breached a uranium enrichment cap set by a troubled 2015 nuclear deal and warned Europe against taking retaliatory measures.
Iran to breach uranium enrichment cap in further escalation with US over nuclear deal, hints at exceeding limit up to 5%
Iran says it intends to breach the uranium enrichment cap set by a landmark nuclear deal Sunday in a bid to press signatories to the endangered pact into keeping their side of the bargain.
Iran-US tensions: Hassan Rouhani threatens to enrich uranium 'to any amount' in bid to shake 'intense' American sanctions
Iran president warned that Tehran will increase its enrichment of uranium to “any amount that we want” beginning on Sunday, putting further pressure on European nations to save its faltering nuclear deal and offer a way around intense US sanctions.
Ahead of anticipated meeting at G20 summit, Donald Trump’s 'excellent' letter to Kim Jong-un raises hopes of fruitful nuclear dialogue
President Donald Trump sent North Korean leader Kim Jong-un an "excellent" letter, the North's state-run news agency reported
Front-month Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil prices, were at $70.14, 3 cents above the last session’s close, when Brent rose 2.1 percent.
Trump-Kim summit: North Korea disputes US account of talks breakdown, insists it demanded partial sanction relief
Earlier, on Thursday in Hanoi, Trump had told reporters the North had demanded a full removal of sanctions in exchange for shutting the Yongbyon nuclear facility
Kim Jong-un says he is 'willing to denuclearise' as Donald Trump walks away from deal over sanctions demand
Donald Trump said two days of talks in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi had made good progress in building relations and on the key issue of denuclearisation, but it was important not to rush into a bad deal.
Kim Jong-un told Mike Pompeo he doesn't want his children living with 'burden of nuclear weapons', says ex-CIA officer
Kim made the rare personal comments to Mike Pompeo during a visit to the North Korean capita
Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un to meet one-on-one at Vietnam; 'meaningful gestures' required to lift sanctions, says US president
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, two leaders who met for the first time in Singapore last June, are due to hold talks in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi on 27-28 February.
Donald Trump says US open to new deal with Iran, but 'toughest ever' sanctions will continue until then
"The United States remains open to reaching a new, more comprehensive deal with Iran that forever blocks its path to a nuclear weapon, addresses the entire range of its malign actions, and is worthy of the Iranian people," Trump said in a presidential statement late Friday night.
US to pull out of nuclear deal with Russia; claims Moscow violating pact, preventing Washington from developing new weapons
The 1987 pact, which helps protect the security of the US and its allies in Europe and the Far East, prohibits the United States and Russia from possessing, producing or test-flying a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of 300 to 3,400 miles (482 to 5471 kilometres)
Donald Trump says US will 'take care' of countries that continue to buy oil from Iran after sanctions come into force
Donald Trump had pulled the US out of the 2015 nuclear accord, saying it had "failed to achieve the fundamental objective of blocking all paths to an Iranian nuclear bomb"
In response to US sanctions, Iran president Hassan Rouhani says Donald Trump will fail against Tehran like Saddam Hussein
US President Donald Trump will fail in his confrontation with Iran, just like Iraq’s Saddam Hussein, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, referring to the war between the two West Asian powers and vowing that Tehran will not abandon its missiles.