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US Push for Unilateral Sanctions on Iran Doomed to Fail: Spokesman

US Push for Unilateral Sanctions on Iran Doomed to Fail: Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Any US attempt to impose unilateral restrictions on Iran would breach the international law and be bound to fail, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said. - Politics news - In an interview with Russia’s Sputnik, Khatibzadeh said, "The sanctions-addicted United States is not far to once again compensate for some of its blatant failures in the...

EU Imposes Sanctions on Seven Syrian Ministers

EU Imposes Sanctions on Seven Syrian Ministers

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The European Union has imposed sanctions on seven Syrian ministers, a report said. - World news - This is the latest round of sanctions that the bloc has now imposed on 280 businesses, individuals, and other entities affiliated with the Syrian government.The sanctions include travel bans and asset freezes. They have been imposed on the Syrian ministers due to...

Russia Says Not Afraid of US Sanctions, Will Resume Military Cooperation with Iran

Russia Says Not Afraid of US Sanctions, Will Resume Military Cooperation with Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Moscow will resume its military cooperation with Tehran following the termination of the UN Security Council’s arms restrictions against Iran. - Politics news - “Russia is not afraid of US sanctions because it is accustomed to them,” Ryabkov said, according to the TASS news agency on Sunday.He added that Russia is...

US Sanctions on Iran Overused, Ineffective: Spokesman

US Sanctions on Iran Overused, Ineffective: Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Washington’s maniacal use of sanctions against Iran has made the instrument worn-out and futile, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said. - Politics news - Speaking at a weekly press conference on Monday, Saeed Khatibzadeh said Iran’s victory is too close as the US sanctions are at the brink of death.Overusing any tool would erode it, he added, pointing to the...

Iran Condemns US Sanctions on Medical, Humanitarian Supplies

Iran Condemns US Sanctions on Medical, Humanitarian Supplies

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Iranian Judiciary’s High Council for Human Rights condemned the recent US sanctions on Iranian banks, saying the restrictions are harming the health of people by limiting the country’s access to medicine and other humanitarian supplies. - Politics news - “Enforcement and intensification of unjust, illegal and inhuman sanctions by the US regime and their...

Envoy Urges European Action against US Sanctions on Iranian Banks

Envoy Urges European Action against US Sanctions on Iranian Banks

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Iran President Condemns ‘Inhumane’ US Sanctions amid COVID-19

Iran President Condemns ‘Inhumane’ US Sanctions amid COVID-19

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani condemned the latest round of sanctions imposed by the US against Iranian banks as “cruel” and “inhumane”, noting that the new move by Washington will fail to crush to the Iranian nation’s resistance amid the COVID-19 crisis. - Politics news - The move by the US government to sanction the country’s financial institutions is...

US Imposes New Sanctions on Iran’s Banking Sector

US Imposes New Sanctions on Iran’s Banking Sector

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The United States slapped fresh sanctions on Iran’s financial sector, targeting 18 banks in an effort to further choke off Iranian revenues. - Politics news - The move freezes any US assets of those blacklisted and generally bars Americans from dealing with them while extending secondary sanctions to those who do business with them. This means foreign banks risk...

New US Sanctions Aim to Target Iran’s Ability to Pay for Basic Necessities: Zarif

New US Sanctions Aim to Target Iran’s Ability to Pay for Basic Necessities: Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condemned Washington’s fresh sanctions on his country’s financial institutions, stressing that “the US regime wants to blow up” remaining channels to pay for food and medicine amid the COVID-19 crisis. - Politics news - “Amid Covid19 pandemic, US regime wants to blow up our remaining channels to pay for food...

US Sanctions Threatening Lives in COVID-19 Battle: Iranian Envoy

US Sanctions Threatening Lives in COVID-19 Battle: Iranian Envoy

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s representative in the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly decried the harmful effects of the US sanctions on ordinary people, saying the cruel and illegal sanctions have endangered many lives amid the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. - Politics news - In an address to the 75th session of the Third Committee on Wednesday, Mohammad Zare’ian...