U.S threatens “strongest sanctions in history” against Iran

By Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday threatened to impose the "strongest sanctions in history" against Iran if the country's leadership did not change the course of its foreign and domestic policy. Weeks after the United States pulled out of an international nuclear deal with Iran,

Iran not impressed by EU efforts to save deal

By Middle East Affairs European efforts not enough to save deal after U.S.'s departure says Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, who spent two days in meetings with visiting EU Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete in Tehran. “The cascade of decisions by EU companies to end their activities in Iran makes things much more

Iran says EU should make up for U.S. withdrawal from nuclear deal

By Reuters LONDON (Reuters) - Iran's nuclear chief said on Tuesday that the European Union should make up for the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear deal or Tehran would ramp up its nuclear programme to a level more advanced than before the accord. "The European signatories should make up for the U.S.