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TEHRAN, Aug 1 - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Thursday that a US decision to impose sanctions on Mohammad Javad Zarif showed Washington is afraid - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.keTEHRAN, Aug 1 - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Thursday that a US decision to impose sanctions on Mohammad Javad Zarif showed Washington is afraid - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke

Iran president says Zarif sanctions show US 'afraid' of top diplomat » Capital News

The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, targeting the country's top spokesperson and potentially hurting chances of diplomatic talks amid rising tensions between the two countries.The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, targeting the country's top spokesperson and potentially hurting chances of diplomatic talks amid rising tensions between the two countries.

The highly unusual action of penalizing the top diplomat of another nation comes a month after U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order placing sanctions on Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.The highly unusual action of penalizing the top diplomat of another nation comes a month after U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order placing sanctions on Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Iran’s foreign minister hit with U.S. financial sanctions - National | Globalnews.ca

The Trump administration accused Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of functioning more as a “propaganda minister.”The Trump administration accused Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of functioning more as a “propaganda minister.”

U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran’s Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif - The Washington Post

“The US' reason for designating me is that I am Iran's "primary spokesperson around the world" Is the truth really that painful? It has no effect on me or my family, as I have no property or interests outside of Iran. Thank you for considering me such a huge threat to your agenda.”

Javad Zarif on Twitter: "The US' reason for designating me is that I am Iran's "primary spokesperson around the world" Is the truth really that painful? It has no effect on me or my family, as I have no property or interests outside of Iran. Thank you for considering me such a huge threat to your agenda."

“Recently, President @realDonaldTrump sanctioned Iran’s Supreme Leader, who enriched himself at the expense of the Iranian people. Today, the U.S. designated his chief apologist @JZarif. He’s just as complicit in the regime’s outlaw behavior as the rest of @khamenei_ir’s mafia.”

Secretary Pompeo on Twitter: "Recently, President @realDonaldTrump sanctioned Iran’s Supreme Leader, who enriched himself at the expense of the Iranian people. Today, the U.S. designated his chief apologist @JZarif. He’s just as complicit in the regime’s outlaw behavior as the rest of @khamenei_ir’s mafia.… https://t.co/cv9sHQmVwr"

“We know that calling for dialog & peace is an existential threat to #B_Team. And since reason for designating me is my words, would "US persons" need OFAC license to "engage" with me by reading my writings or listening to interviews? cc: @stevenmnuchin1 cc: @SecPompeo cc: @jack”

Javad Zarif on Twitter: "We know that calling for dialog & peace is an existential threat to #B_Team. And since reason for designating me is my words, would "US persons" need OFAC license to "engage" with me by reading my writings or listening to interviews? cc: @stevenmnuchin1 cc: @SecPompeo cc: @jack"

“Just went on air with @mariabartiromo, where we had a conversation on U.S. foreign policy, including the recent sanctions on Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif.”

John Bolton on Twitter: "Just went on air with @mariabartiromo, where we had a conversation on U.S. foreign policy, including the recent sanctions on Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif.… https://t.co/0O4seV8sRo"

Zarif spearheaded the negotiations with the Obama administration on the 2015 nuclear deal, which President Donald Trump withdrew the US from in 2018.Zarif spearheaded the negotiations with the Obama administration on the 2015 nuclear deal, which President Donald Trump withdrew the US from in 2018.

Trump sanctions Iran's top diplomat, making peace less likely - Business Insider

Mr Zarif mocks the US move, saying the sanctions will have no effect on him or his family.Mr Zarif mocks the US move, saying the sanctions will have no effect on him or his family.

US sanctions Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif - BBC News

Officials described the foreign minister of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif, who worked closely with the Obama administration, as being part of a “propaganda arm.”Officials described the foreign minister of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif, who worked closely with the Obama administration, as being part of a “propaganda arm.”

Boris Johnson, Britain’s newly appointed prime minister, might have wished for a calmer start to his time in office, but recent events in the Persian GulfBoris Johnson, Britain’s newly appointed prime minister, might have wished for a calmer start to his time in office, but recent events in the Persian Gulf

Whether it Likes It or Not, Europe is Being Pushed and Pulled into America’s Iran Policy - War on the Rocks

The sanctions freeze any assets of Javad Zarif in America, or controlled by US entities, the department said.The sanctions freeze any assets of Javad Zarif in America, or controlled by US entities, the department said.

US imposes sanctions on Iran's foreign minister - News | Khaleej Times

(Bloomberg) -- Iran dismissed new U.S. sanctions against its foreign minister as “infantile,” saying they proved the Trump administration isn’t interested in negotiating an end to their standoff.“A government that is meant to be mighty, a superpower on the world stage, is scared of an interview with(Bloomberg) -- Iran dismissed new U.S. sanctions against its foreign minister as “infantile,” saying they proved the Trump administration isn’t interested in negotiating an end to their standoff.“A government that is meant to be mighty, a superpower on the world stage, is scared of an interview with

Iran Calls U.S. Sanctions on Its Foreign Minister `Infantile'

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WASHINGTON: The United States said Wednesday it was extending waivers for three civilian nuclear projects in Iran, despite Washington’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear agreement. “This is a short 90 day extension,” said White House National Security Adviser John Bolton, a champion of the hawkish policy toward Tehran. “We are watching those nuclear activities very, veryWASHINGTON: The United States said Wednesday it was extending waivers for three civilian nuclear projects in Iran, despite Washington’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear agreement. “This is a short 90

US watching Tehran ‘very closely’ after renewing waivers for Iran civil nuclear projects | Arab News

India has brought down the import of oil from Iran to almost zero though the country has has historic and cultural ties with the Persian Gulf country. India has brought down the import of oil from Iran to almost zero though the country has has historic and cultural ties with the Persian Gulf country.

US Calls India a ‘Great Friend’, is Happy With Country’s Cooperation on Iranian Sanctions - News18

India, which has galloping energy needs, went out of its way to co-operate with the United states. India has brought down the import of oil from Iran, with which it has historic and cultural ties, to almost zero.India, which has galloping energy needs, went out of its way to co-operate with the United states. India has brought down the import of oil from Iran, with which it has historic and cultural ties, to almost zero.

Highly gratified by cooperation from ‘great friend’ India on Iran: US | world news | Hindustan Times

TEHRAN – In a phone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron late on Tuesday, President Hassan Rouhani said the first step that Europe should take to save the 2015 nuclear deal is to normalize oil and banking ties.TEHRAN – In a phone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron late on Tuesday, President Hassan Rouhani said the first step that Europe should take to save the 2015 nuclear deal is to normalize oil and banking ties.

Rouhani to Macron: Normalizing oil and banking ties is first step Europe should take - Tehran Times