US President Donald Trump lives in a “parallel universe,” Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif charged on twitter after hearing Pompeo state that the sanctions had been reimposed.
Adailah said an Islamist voice was needed in parliament to help expose rampant corruption and stand up to tough laws restricting public freedoms as well as oppose any normalization deals with Israel.
“Iran’s judiciary is independent...(it) has a process and decides based on evidence,” Zarif said. “I am not in a position to judge a court’s decision."
Relations between Tehran and Washington have deteriorated sharply since 2018 when U.S. President Donald Trump exited Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal with major powers and re-imposed sanctions on Tehran.
The US is putting in place sweeping measures to confront the Iranian nuclear program.
Negotiating teams representing the Taliban and the Afghan government have been meeting in the Qatari capital but little headway has been made.
A speech due to be given by the former PFLP terrorist and "poster girl for Palestinian terrorism" at San Francisco State University has drawn much criticism.
The United States says it has triggered a “snap back,” or resumption, of virtually all UN sanctions on Iran, including the arms embargo, to come into effect on Saturday.
Sporadic street protests have broken out in Bahrain since it signed the accord with Israel earlier this month.
To be clear, Iran in the long-term absolutely is a nuclear threat and it is critical that the US and Israel not take their eye off the ball.
"Iran has blatantly violated the nuclear agreement and its ambitions to acquire nuclear weapons have been exposed."
Saudi Arabia seen as softening stance on normalization, but few expect public ties anytime soon.
Peasants’ struggle to preserve traditional methods while facing barriers to production and sales.
If Sudan's's requests for economic aid are met, it could take only days to announce a normalization agreement between Sudan and Israel.
Iran and North Korea “resume work” on long-range missiles, program increases
Media reports indicated the plot was designed to avenge the killing of IRGC commander Qasem Soleimani.
There has been no wide-scale aerial bombing since a March agreement ended a Russian-backed bombing campaign that displaced over a million people in the region.
A senior State Department official told reporters that Washington sees Qatar as another Gulf country potentially prepared to normalize relations with Israel after the UAE and Bahrain.
Netanyahu and Putin have had warm relations for many years and Israel and Russia frequently have discussed Syria over the years.
While there is hope by Trump administration supporters that the US decision to move forward on snapback will work, the consensus appears to be in Europe, Russia, Iran and elsewhere, that it will not.