Iran announced on Friday that it has sanctioned the United States’ Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Tueller and two other diplomats over their key role in carrying out acts of terror, violating the fundamental principles of human rights and imposing ‘cruel and illegal sanctions’ against the Islamic Republic.
Head of Iran’s National Headquarters for Fighting Coronavirus Alireza Zali said the COVID-19-related restrictions will be intensified in capital Tehran as of next week due to the increasing number of infected and hospitalized cases.
Iran’s Representative to the First Committee of the UN General Assembly Heidar Ali Baloji said the country's missile program is based on the international regulations and its nuclear deal is not a one-way commitment only accepted by Iran.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweeted message, posted in Russian on Thursday, underlined the US' unwillingness to see global stability and on the other hand its interest in starting arm race in the world.
Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh reacted to latest claims made by the US officials about Iran’s relations with Yemen, stressing that Washington is in no position to lecture the two countries on their relations.
Iran’s domestically-developed Bavar-373 air defense missile system has been put to test for the first time on the second day of the country’s large-scale aerial drills, successfully destroying the designated targets.