Iran’s coverage: Iranian President warns Trump: ‘War with Iran is the mother of all wars’

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Iran’s Rouhani warns Trump about ‘mother of all wars’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday cautioned U.S. President Donald Trump about pursuing hostile policies against Tehran, saying “America should know … war with Iran is the mother of all wars,” but he did not rule out peace between the two countries, either.


‘Americans after overthrowing Iranian Establishment’

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said “forming a war room against Iran, Americans seek overthrowing Iranian Establishment.”


Top military official: US govt. has recently pushed for attacks on Iran

Chief of General Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri says the Islamic Republic of Iran is under the harshest sanctions, threats and pressures, adding that the enemy’s behavior is unpredictable.

Majlis Speaker lambasts Israel regime’s apartheid law

Chairman of the inter-parliamentary union of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ali Larijani lashed out at the Israeli parliament for passing a racist and apartheid bill.


Sri Lanka planning to settle Iran oil dues with tea

Sri Lanka says it is considering a plan to settle payments to Iran for previous oil purchases by exporting tea to the country at equivalent values.


Italy determined to maintain economic ties with Iran: Envoy

Italy’s Ambassador to Tehran said that his country is determined to keep its economic relations and cooperation with Iran.


Iranian Parliament firm on preventing FATF blacklisting

Majlis Economic Commission, a major force in Iran’s Parliament, is committed to ensure the passage of pending bills aimed at completing its action plan with the Financial Action Task Force, a member of the commission said.


Amir-Abdollahian: Israel after disintegration of Muslim countries including S Arabia

Iranian Parliament Director General for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that Tel Aviv aspires to disintegrate Islamic countries, and Saudi Arabia is not an exception.


German MP calls for saving Iran nuclear deal

A senior member of the German federal parliament (Bundestag) on Saturday called for saving the Iran nuclear deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) reached between Iran and world powers in 2015.


IRGC vows to take “Harsh Revenge” for terrorist attack in western Iran

Head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Public Relations Department and IRGC Spokesman General Ramezan Sharif warned the PJAK (the Party for Free Life of Kurdistan) terrorist group and its foreign supporters of harsh revenge for the Friday night terrorist attack in Western Iran which martyred 11 IRGC forces.