• FILE - In this file picture released by Jamejam Online Dec. 25, 2014, an Iranian made drone is launched during a military drill in Jask port, southern Iran
    Last update: 18:39 19.07.2019
    18:39 19.07.2019

    Tehran Releases IRGC Video Allegedly Proving US Lied About Downing of Iranian Drone

    Earlier, Tehran denied Donald Trump’s statements claiming that a US ship in the Strait of Hormuz had downed an Iranian drone that allegedly flew too close to the vessel, something which Washington characterised as a "defensive action".

    Tensions Running High Between Iran, UK and US Amid Series of Tanker Seizure Incidents
  • Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif
    Last update: 06:29 19.07.2019
    06:29 19.07.2019

    Iran Rolls Out ‘Substantial’ Offer to Washington in Exchange for Lifting Sanctions

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has offered to immediately ratify the JCPOA Additional Protocol in exchange for the immediate removal of US sanctions. Under the first 2015 JCPOA deal, the Protocol was to be confirmed in 2023.

    Tensions Running High Between Iran, UK and US Amid Series of Tanker Seizure Incidents
  • An Iranian made drone
    Last update: 23:46 18.07.2019
    23:46 18.07.2019

    Tehran Has No Information on a Downed Drone in the Strait of Hormuz - Iranian FM

    US President Donald Trump claimed on Thursday that a US warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after the aircraft ignored multiple warnings to stand down.

    Tensions Running High Between Iran, UK and US Amid Series of Tanker Seizure Incidents
  • Last update: 16:56 18.07.2019
    16:56 18.07.2019

    Pentagon Upset Over Spain Recalling Its Frigate From Strike Group in Gulf as US-Iran Tensions Rise

    The Spanish frigate was part of a US-led naval group that was sent to the Persian Gulf shortly before Tehran announced the suspension of some of its obligations under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal on 8 May. The move came exactly a year after the US unilaterally left the deal, also reinstating harsh anti-Iranian sanctions.

    Tensions Running High Between Iran, UK and US Amid Series of Tanker Seizure Incidents