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Iran says US-led maritime mission would be 'source of insecurity'

Iran says US-led maritime mission would be 'source of insecurity'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Friday that a US-led maritime security mission in the Strait of Hormuz would be a "source of insecurity."

Rouhani rejects resignation of Iran foreign minister Zarif

Rouhani rejects resignation of Iran foreign minister Zarif

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani rejected on Wednesday the resignation of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, standing by a moderate ally long targeted by hardliners in internal factional struggles over a 2015 nuclear deal with the West.

Iran says US 'isolated' as it braces for return of sanctions

Iran says US 'isolated' as it braces for return of sanctions

Washington is set to reimpose sanctions on Iran on Tuesday following President Donald Trump's decision to abandon the 2015 nuclear deal in May.

Rouhani says Iran may remain part of nuclear accord

Rouhani says Iran may remain part of nuclear accord

"The US withdrawal ... is a violation of morals, the correct way to carry out politics and diplomacy and against international regulations," Rouhani during a meeting with visiting Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena.

Roundabout to be closed for two years

Roundabout to be closed for two years

The Khalid bin Abdullah al-Attiyah Roundabout in western Doha will be closed for more than two years starting September 10.