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November 20, 2018 9:42 PM Iran accuses Trump of 'shameful' support for Saudi Arabia in wake of Khashoggi killing

IRAN has branded Donald Trump as “shameful” as they accused the US President of pledging support for Saudi Arabia despite the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in its Istanbul consulate. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was enraged by Mr Trump’s statement which criticised Tehran in its opening paragraphs. The US President’s statement 6

November 14, 2018 11:27 AM World War 3 WARNING: Iran leader Rouhani vows to DEFEAT Trump as tensions peak

IRAN President Hassan Rouhani has vowed to “defeat” Donald Trump after the US unleashed fresh sanctions on Tehran. The White House reimposed biting economic restrictions after hauling the US out of a key 2015 global deal that limited Iran’s nuclear abilities. A fresh wave of US sanctions launched at the start of November are targeting Iran’s oil sector 6

November 5, 2018 7:24 PM Lamont: US sanctions aimed at regime change in Iran

Lord Lamont, UK trade envoy to Iran, says the US is encouraging "discontent" among Iranians hoping it will lead to regime change. Lord Lamont said the sanctions were aimed at bringing regime change in Iran by encouraging "discontent" among Iranian people. He said claims by US secretary of state Mike Pompeo that the measures would not hit ordinary Iranians 14

November 5, 2018 6:10 AM Iran president says country will 'proudly' break US sanctions by selling oil

Hassan Rouhani said on state TV on Monday that his nation is "confronting a bullying power" in a "situation of economic war". Hassan Rouhani, who also referred to the US as a "bullying power", made the announcement in a meeting with economists that was broadcast on state TV. The Iranian president said: "America wanted to cut to zero Iran's oil sales 15

November 3, 2018 1:56 AM Tensions INFLAME as Donald Trump and Iran exchange OMINOUS Game of Thrones-style THREATS

DONALD TRUMP has given Iran a stern Game of Thrones-style warning on Twitter and Instagram that sanctions are not long off, sparking a furious comeback from an Iranian special forces commander. The US President posted a picture of himself with the words: “Sanctions are coming” referencing the phrase “Winter is Coming” from the popular fantasy book series 16

November 2, 2018 4:42 PM EU risk ‘DESTROYING’ trade with the US as sanctions on Iran edge closer

LEADING economists have warned the European Union faces “destroying” business with the United States if they continue to trade with Iran despite Washington’s impending sanctions. The SPV is hardly promising. European companies know that if they trade with Iran, potential business in the US will be destroyed, because they will be sanctioned there 17

October 26, 2018 3:56 PM US sanctions on Iran force EXTRAORDINARY reaction from Tehran

IRAN is launching emergency financial measures to protect 20 million people ahead of a fresh wave of Donald Trump’s sanctions. Tehran has accused Mr Trump’s US government of waging “economic warfare” on its citizens. The new measures will provide economic support for 20 million lower-income residents who make up one quarter of Iran’s population 11

October 17, 2018 3:40 AM Iran and India RUSH to finish construction before new round of US sanctions kick in

IRAN and India are rushing to try to complete the first new berth in the Iranian city of Chabahar and make it operational before the newest round of US sanctions come into effect. The project to build the port in one of Iran’s coastal cities was temporarily delayed due to fears of the US sanctions that are expected to come into effect early next month 9

October 16, 2018 12:30 AM World War 3: Iranian embassy in Turkey on HIGH ALERT after ISIS suicide bomb threat

THE IRANIAN embassy in Ankara has been put on high alert after an individual who claimed to have links to ISIS threatened to launch a possible suicide bomb attack. Turkish media claimed the Iranian envoy to Turkey was evacuated after the threat was made. However, the Iranian ambassador called these claims false and a complete fabrication 8

October 14, 2018 1:47 PM World War 3: Iran brands US most hostile in 40 YEARS as Trump team branded ‘SPITEFUL’

THE US government is the most hostile and “spiteful” it has been in 40 years, Iran’s president declared today. President Hassan Rouhani said the current administration is seeking a “regime change” as tensions have increased between the two countries after US President Donald Trump withdrew its nuclear deal with Iran in May. He said in a speech broadcasted 12