The U.S. killing of a top Iranian general was a miscalculation that has had the effect of bolstering support in Iraq for the removal of American troops, a longtime goal of Tehran, Iran's foreign minister said Friday. The U.S. killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a Jan. 3 drone strike as the commander of Iran's expeditionary … Continue reading U.S. killing of Military General was wrongly planned – Foreign Minister
The United States will not lift sanctions on Iran in order to negotiate, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted late on Saturday, seemingly in response to a Der Spiegel interview with Iran’s foreign minister. “Iranian Foreign Minister says Iran wants to negotiate with The United States, but wants sanctions removed. @FoxNews @OANN No Thanks!” Trump tweeted … Continue reading Trump: America will not lift sanctions to negotiate with Iran
The U.S. State Department said on Saturday that it had imposed sanctions on Brigadier General Hassan Shahvarpour of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), accusing him of commanding units blamed for killing protesters in Iran in November 2019. Following the designation, the blacklisted individual, as well as his immediate family members, is ineligible for entry … Continue reading Is the nuclear deal agreement with Iran coming to an end?
A U.K. newspaper has published more leaked memos revealing a British ambassador's blunt assessments of the Trump administration, including one in which the envoy to Washington claimed President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal to spite predecessor Barack Obama.In the May 2018 cable published by the Mail on Sunday, U.K. Ambassador Kim … Continue reading Trump’s decision on Iran nuclear deal spurred by hatred for Obama
President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, abruptly restoring harsh sanctions in the most consequential foreign policy action of his presidency. Although Mr. President declared he was making the world safer, his action has deepened his isolation on the world stage and revived doubts about American credibility. The 2015 agreement, … Continue reading What Allies think of Trump’s Decision on Iran Deal