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US sanctions Khamenei, Iranian leadership, amid major push to gain international support for its Iran policy

US sanctions Khamenei, Iranian leadership, amid major push to gain international support for its Iran policy

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-26 07:59

US sanctions Khamenei, Iranian leadership, amid major push to gain international support for its Iran policy - Kurdistan24

Iran Briefing Note #5

International Crisis Group - 2019-07-19 00:06
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

Iran Briefing Note #4

International Crisis Group - 2019-07-11 18:16
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

Iran Briefing Note #3

International Crisis Group - 2019-07-04 19:35
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

Iran to Resist US Sanctions: FM

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said his country would resist the US-imposed sanctions as it stood against Saddam Hussein’s chemical attack decades ago. Zarif tweeted on Saturday to commemorate the 1987’s chemical attack on Iranian ...

Venezuela crisis: US announces sanctions against Maduro's son

BBC - 2019-06-29 00:03
The socialist leader's 29-year-old son "Nicolasito" becomes latest figure to be hit with US sanctions. ...

Iran Briefing Note #2

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-27 16:00
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

Iranians Will Not Retreat in Face of US Sanctions: Khamenei

BAS News - 2019-06-26 13:42
ERBIL — Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that the nation will not retreat in the face of growing US sanctions. He described the embargo on Iran as “cruel”, according to Khamenei’s official website. Earlier this week, US President Don ...

Tehran residents react to new wave of US sanctions

Rûdaw - 2019-06-26 12:31
Tehran's residents share their perspectives as US-Iran tension rises ...

End of Diplomacy: Iran Says after US Sanctions Supreme Leader

BAS News - 2019-06-25 10:53
ERBIL — Iran has reacted to the latest US move to sanction the country’s supreme leader Ali Khamenei, saying that it means the end of diplomacy. US President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday to impose strict sanctions against Khamenei and ...

New US Sanctions to Target Iranian Supreme Leader: Trump

BAS News - 2019-06-24 19:10
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump ordered on Monday a series of new sanctions on Iran, initially saying that the move was in retaliation for Iran’s downing of a US drone last week. Trump also told reporters that the fresh sanctions were targeting Iranian ...

Iran Vows to Respond to Any US Threat

BAS News - 2019-06-22 12:21
ERBIL — Iranian forces will respond firmly to any threat posed by the US against Iran, said a spokesperson for Iranian Foreign Ministry. “We will not allow any violation against Iran’s borders. Iran will firmly confront any aggression or threat by Americ ...

Iran Briefing Note #1

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-20 23:24
Iran Briefing Notes highlight and provide context for the previous week’s major events featured on International Crisis Group’s Iran-U.S. Trigger List. This infographic resource tracks developments on key flashpoints between Iran, the U.S. and their resp ...

Trump appoints a new acting secretary of defense

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK US President Donald Trump appointed a new acting secretary of defense after the former US Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan has refused to present his candidacy for the confirmation process what made Trump to appoint a new Acting Secretary ...

US Sanctions Iraqi Company over Alleged Arms Smuggling for Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-12 22:51
ERBIL - The US Treasury Department has imposed sanctions on an Iraqi company reportedly over smuggling hundreds of millions of dollars worth of arms for Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Quds Force. "Treasury is taking action to shut down Iranian ...

Iran Says US Negotiation Offer “Not Genuine” as Washington Adds to Sanctions

BAS News - 2019-06-08 16:37
ERBIL — Washington’s offer to talk over tensions is no a “genuine” proposal, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Saturday after US placed new sanctions on Iran. US President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he is willing to ...