Following is the response of Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s 12 demands from Iran.
On May 21, Pompeo set 12 conditions for Iran to follow in order for the United States to agree to a new nuclear deal with Tehran.
The United States is the protector of Israeli aggression and its foreign policy clearly identifies with perpetrators of crimes, rather than its victims, according to Myles Hoenig, an American political analyst and activist.
US President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal and relocate the US embassy to Jerusalem al-Quds was an ill-advised decision, but was one that should have been anticipated, an American activist and author says.
The Iranian defense chief said the defeat of the Daesh terrorist group is equal to the defeat of the US’s regional policy, and thus the collapse of the Takfiri outfit could be followed by a fresh wave of hostilities in the region fueled by extra-regional powers.
A group of human rights organizations have expressed concern that US President Donald Trump’s reported new drone policy increases the risk of civilian casualties, calling on the Trump administration to clarify its policy on drone use.
Thousands have taken to the streets of Brussels, the heart of the European Union, in protest at the Belgian government’s refugee policy, calling on authorities to adopt a more ‘humane’ approach in dealing with ‘those without papers.’