Twenty-nine arms control and human rights organizations have signed a letter opposing the sale of $23 billion worth of missiles, fighter jets and drones to the United Arab Emirates and asking the US Congress to block the deal.
The nation’s top infectious disease expert said that the US may see “surge upon a surge” of the coronavirus in the weeks after Thanksgiving, and he does not expect current recommendations around social distancing to be relaxed before Christmas.
President-elect Joe Biden unveiled his picks for several top economic positions on Monday, including former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as his nominee for Treasury Secretary, setting the stage for a more diverse White House.
Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna Kazem Gharibabadi said Austria is to host the International Seminar on Unilateral Coercive Measures and their impacts under the shadow of COVID19 on Monday.
The Institute of International Finance (IIF) announced that Iran’s economy will resume its positive growth next year even if sanctions imposed by US President Donald Trump remain in place under President-elect Joseph Biden.
Iran has emerged victorious from a three-year economic war imposed by a “bullying power”, President Hassan Rouhani said Thursday in reference to the United States, adding the administration of President Donald Trump who waged that war will soon “be thrown into history’s dustbin”.
Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations Majid Takht-Ravanchi on Wednesday called for “immediate” and “unconditional” withdrawal of US forces from Syria criticizing the US forces for looting Syria's oil and wealth through continuous occupation of the war-stricken country.