Iran’s Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

President Hassan Rouhani spoke with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron Saturday, warning him Iran would take the next step in reducing its nuclear commitments unless Europe lives up to to its own undertakings. Continue Reading

US sanctions on Iran come into force

The Trump administration has said it is confident that “the toughest ever” sanctions against Iran, which came into effect on Monday, will have the intended effect to alter the Iranian regime’s behaviour, even as it dodged a question on whether the US has firm commitments from India and China to stop all oil purchases from Tehran within six months. Continue Reading