US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Adviser John Bolton are ideological extremists – contemptuous of rule of law principles and democratic values, supporting fascist tyranny at home and abroad.
Iran produced 122 million tons of agricultural, horticultural, livestock, poultry and aquatic products in the year to March 2019, indicating a 3.3 percent growth compared to the figure for the 12-month period, to March 2014.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif emphasized during his tour of Northern European countries that Iran invests all its efforts in ensuring security of the Persian Gulf, asserting that the United States cannot cause insecurity in this strategic region.
While disappointed with the European countries’ decision not to cooperate with Washington over an Iranian oil tanker traveling through the Mediterranean Sea, the United States said it will enforce its sanctions to prevent the private sector from assisting the tanker.
Iranian authorities said a first shipping service to Qatar is ready to start in the coming days amid efforts to bolster trade ties with the Persian Gulf country which has suffered from a blockade by neighboring Arab states.
An annual State Department report to Congress assessing Iran’s compliance with international nuclear arms control agreements was revised dramatically and stripped of its central finding that the Islamic Republic of Iran violated NPT, iranpress.com reported.