Iranian Military Leader General Qasem Soleimani (File Photo/IANS)

Trump approved killing Soleimani 7 months ago: TV report

New York: A media report that US President Donald Trump had authorised the killing of Iranian military leader Qassim Soleimani seven months ago could undermine his claims that the US action was precipitated by imminent threats to US embassies. Trump’s approval to kill him was given seven months ago, “if Iran’s increased aggression resulted in […]

US President Donald Trump (File Photo)

Iran Tech Minister says Trump is “Terrorist in a suit”

New Delhi: Tense relations between the United States and Iran worsened on Friday when the Trump administration killed Soleimani, Commander of the Quds Force of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Deputy Chief of Iraq’s paramilitary Hashd Shaabi forces in a targeted airstrike. After the attack, a series of tweets by US President […]

US President Donald Trump (File Photo/IANS)

Trump threatens harsh sanctions against Iraq if US forces asked to leave

Washington: US President Donald Trump has threatened to impose harsh sanctions on Iraq after the war-torn country’s Parliament passed a resolution urging the government to expel American and other foreign troops. “If they do ask us to leave, if we don’t do it in a very friendly basis, we will charge them sanctions like they’ve never […]

Dr Mohsin Jawadi, Deputy Minister for Culture and Guidance of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Photo: IANS)

Tension with US won’t impact ties with India: Iranian minister

New Delhi/Tehran: An Iranian minister on Sunday said that Iran’s ongoing tensions with the US following the killing of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) commander Major General Qassem Soleimani and other officials in an American airstrike, will not affect Iran-India relationship. Dr Mohsin Jawadi, Deputy Minister for Culture and Guidance of the Islamic Republic of Iran, […]