Which countries send more tourists to Iran?
As compared to a similar period last year, 75 percent more Iraqis have traveled to Iran this spring for trade, medical tourism, and pilgrimage. It seems the volatile foreign exchange market in Iran has not affected its western neighbor’s will to travel here.
America preferred belligerency to diplomacy
Trita Parsi writes in NBC News that after withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal and threatening Iran with "consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered before," President Trump announced on Monday that he wants to meet with President Rouhani without preconditions to craft a new deal.
The US planning to attack Iran
Martina Bet writes in the Express that the Trump administration is considering military action to keep open key oil shipping routes in the Middle East following escalating rhetoric between Iran and the US after Tehran attacked the waterways.
Zarif: The US is addicted to sanctions
I'm not naive to say that we can create a fracture between the US and Europe. There is a fracture between them that we need to use, we do not need to bridge the fracture.” Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said at the first joint meeting of ambassadors and heads of Iran's diplomatic missions with the private sector.
Iran: It is impossible to stop Iranian oil exports
An informed source at Iran’s Petroleum Ministry has said that US claims to cut Iran’s oil exports to zero is impossible.
Salehi: Macabre future awaits the world if JCPOA collapses
The Head of Iran Atomic Energy Organization (IAEO) has said: “If the EU and other countries supporting the JCPOA do not implement their practical opposition to US policies in time, they will face the collapse of the JCPOA and the region, and the world will face a grim, macabre future.”
Araqchi: Tehran May Quit Nuke Deal in Coming Weeks
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi said given the vague prospect of the 2015 nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), there is a possibility that Tehran leaves the accord in coming weeks.
EU to open office in Tehran
Following the US unilateral exit from the JCPOA, other signatories to the nuclear deal are now making efforts to keep Iran in the deal.
Proposal for the Palestinian-Israeli issue
Speaking about the Israeli PM’s trip to Europe, the Supreme Leader of Iran said: “This criminal, who tops all oppresses throughout history, is telling Europeans fibs about Iran planning to annihilate Israel and millions of Jews; but, our solution to resolve the Palestinian problem is perfectly logical and based on democracy.”