Iran’s coverage: Iran says American ‘dream’ of halting its crude exports won’t come true

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:


US never to fulfill dream of bringing Iran oil exports to zero: Zanganeh

Iran’s Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zanganeh said the US dream to bring Iran’s oil exports to zero would never come true, adding no countries, except for South Korea, had cut their oil imports from Iran.


Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei says the attackers were paid by Saudis and UAE

Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Monday that the attackers who killed 25 people at a military parade were paid by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and Iran would “severely punish” those behind the attack.

Funeral procession for martyrs of Ahvaz kicks off

The funeral procession for those who attained martyrdom in a terrorist attack against a military parade in Ahvaz started with the attendance of cabinet ministers and provincial officials in the city of Ahvaz.


Rouhani: US violations of int’l commitments to be exposed

President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that UN General Assembly meeting is a suitable opportunity for exposing US violations of international commitments.

Iran warns U.S, Israel to expect a ‘devastating’ revenge: state TV

The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned U.S. and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a “devastating” response from Iran, accusing them of involvement in Saturday’s attack on a military parade in the city of Ahvaz that killed 25 people.


Oil prices would be ‘cheaper’ if Trump would stop tweeting, Iran official says

President Donald Trump’s tweeting habits are lifting oil prices, and the U.S. leader should stop posting on social media to alleviate the spike in prices, according to one Iranian official.


Masterminds of Ahvaz terrorist attack to be crushed: Commander

Iran’s Armed Forces will strongly confront the terrorist masterminds of Ahvaz attack that killed 25 people, including children, a senior general vowed on Monday.


Oil jumps 2 percent in tightening market; traders tip more gains

Oil prices rose about 2 percent on Monday as markets tightened ahead of Washington’s new sanctions against Iran, with some traders forecasting a spike in crude to $100 per barrel.

Iran to take revenge from terrorists: Defense Minister

Iran’s Defense Minister vowed Monday that the country will take revenge against the terrorists who killed scores of people in southwestern Iran.


12th IranPlast kicks off in Tehran

The 12th edition of IranPlast International Exhibition started in Tehran in a ceremony held in the presence of Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zanganeh.