UK's May and Trump agree talks needed over Iranian sanctions

Saudi Arabia wants nuclear bombs if Iran restarts its weapons programme

Saudi Arabia wants nuclear bombs if Iran restarts its weapons programme

Israel struck back with its heaviest airstrikes in Syria since the start of the Syrian civil war in 2011, saying that it attacked almost all of Iran's military infrastructure. It was the most serious military confrontation between the two rivals to date. Iran also funds Hamas and Hezbollah - terror groups dedicated to the destruction of Israel.

"The Islamic Republic of Iran has the capability to stand up against Americans' non-compliance and will boost its regional presence on a daily basis", Valayati emphasized.

His remarks drew chants of "Death to America!" from those gathered for Friday prayers in Tehran. But the survey found that 69 percent of respondents were satisfied with Netanyahu's handling of "Israel's policy regarding Iran's presence in Syria".

We are going to work to stop that, ” he said.

Iran has advisers and experts, and has backed tens of thousands of militiamen who are fighting alongside Assad's forces in the Syrian civil war.

Iran, meanwhile, in its first official reaction to Israeli attacks on suspected Iranian targets in Syria, said Israel's attacks came "under fabricated and baseless excuses". "I think the president said in his statement on Tuesday that countries that continue to deal with Iran could face United States sanctions", he said. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has constantly maintained that Iran is sticking to the terms of the agreement and is not cheating, a fact independently verified by the US military as well.

"Iran's interests in important areas and issues relevant to the JCPOA, like oil, gas, and petrochemicals sales, as well as banking relations should be clearly and explicitly defined and guaranteed", Rouhani said. Despite all this, Trump's decision to pull out of the deal would send wrong signals to rest of the world, and especially to North Korea, who could now be expected not to trust the United States when it comes to signing a nuclear deal.

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Iran's Foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Beijing today on the first leg of a whirlwind diplomatic tour planned to rescue the nuclear deal left on the brink of collapse after the U.S. pulled out.

The nuclear deal imposed restrictions on the Islamic Republic's nuclear program in return for the lifting of most of the USA and worldwide sanctions against Tehran.

Iran says its nuclear program is for peaceful purposes only.

"Benjamin Netanyahu placed his chips on Trump and on him leaving the nuclear deal and he is now celebrating big-time with 35 seats".

All foreign businesses operating in Iran will be required to "wind down" activities or "risk severe consequences", the statement added, in effect threatening billions of dollars worth of business deals.

Germany's minister for economic affairs, Peter Altmaier, said on Sunday that Berlin will try to "persuade the USA government to change its behaviour".

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