Mar 30, 2016

Iran missile tests were 'in defiance of' U.N. resolution: U.S., allies

By launching nuclear-capable missiles, Iran has defied a United Nations Security Council resolution that endorsed last year’s historic nuclear deal, the United States and its European allies said in a joint letter seen by Reuters on Tuesday. Iran’s recent ballistic tests involved missiles capable ...

Mar 9, 2016

Iran launches mid-range missiles marked with anti-Israel slogan

Iran reportedly test-fired two ballistic missiles Wednesday with the phrase “Israel must be wiped out” written on them, a show of force by the Islamic Republic as U.S. Vice President Joe Biden visited Israel. Such phrases have been emblazoned on missiles fired before by ...

Mar 8, 2016

Iran conducts new missile tests in defiance of U.S. sanctions

Iran conducted multiple ballistic missile tests Tuesday in an exercise to demonstrate “deterrent power,” a move that comes in defiance of U.S. sanctions imposed over its missile program in January. The announcement by the official IRNA news agency said the tests showed the country’s ...

Oct 22, 2015

Iran to monitor actions of world powers in nuclear deal: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani moved Thursday to dispel concerns voiced by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei over Iran’s landmark nuclear deal, insisting Tehran would carry out its obligations while monitoring the actions of world powers. In a letter to the president on Wednesday, Supreme Leader Khamenei ...