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The provinces of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, North Khorasan and Zanjan are added to the list of provinces where the novel coronavirus is present, leaving only Bushehr in the south unaffected
'The government is working daily to prevent military confrontation or war,' President Hassan Rouhani says in a televised speech, adding that 'for me this is a daily concern'
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani calls for 'national unity' in remarks broadcast live on state television. 'If there was a delay' by the armed forces to release information about the air disaster, 'let them apologize,' he says.
President Hassan Rouhani says, 'It cannot be that only the person who pressed the button is at fault. There are others, and I want this to be explained to the people explicitly.'
(4th UPDATE) 'The Islamic Republic of Iran deeply regrets this disastrous mistake,' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tweets
'Despite sanctions, we will manage the country, especially in terms of oil,' says Iran's President Hassan Rouhani
If the new reserves in the province of Khuzestan are proven, Iran would become the country with the third-biggest oil reserves, just before regional arch-rival Saudi Arabia
Tehran says the Iranian-flagged Sabiti oil tanker was hit by two separate explosions off the Red Sea port of Jeddah
Speculation is rife over whether the leaders of the two arch-foes will meet on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York
President Hassan Rouhani says his delegation is heading to the UN gathering despite reluctance from President Donald Trump's administration to issue them visas
Ahead of the annual UN General Assembly, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo puts aside threats of US military retaliation against Iran for the attack on a Saudi oil complex
President Hassan Rouhani adds that Iran would present to the United Nations a regional cooperation plan for peace
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will host Presidents Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani in Ankara for the latest summit on the Syrian conflict
The US president has repeatedly indicated he is ready to meet with President Hassan Rouhani, who is expected to attend the UN General Assembly in New York this month
Iran's atomic energy organization is set to announce Tehran's third round of cuts in its nuclear commitments since May
Rouhani's chief of staff says the next step would be taken 'in the event Iran's demands are not met'
'If (the US) wants to come back to the room there is a ticket that they need to purchase, and that ticket is to observe the agreement,' Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says
(UPDATED) 'You must retreat from all illegal, unjust and wrong sanctions against the nation of Iran,' says President Hassan Rouhani
'Iran favors talks and negotiations and, if the US really wants to talk, before anything else it should lift all sanctions,' says President Hassan Rouhani
The US Treasury says the sanctions will freeze any of Mohammad Javad Zarif’s assets in the United States or controlled by US entities, as well as squeeze his ability to function as a globe-trotting diplomat
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani calls the seizure of the tanker 'a foolish act'
'Well, I hope we don't but we're in a very strong position if something should happen. We're in a very strong position. It wouldn't last very long, I can tell you that,' says Donald Trump
'Iran has no interest to increase tension in the region and it never seeks war with any country, including [the] US,' state news agency IRNA quotes President Hassan Rouhani as saying
(UPDATED) The move 'will be reversed once other parties live up to their commitments,' Iran's atomic energy organization spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi says
Japanese government officials say Shinzo Abe will not present Tehran with a list of demands, or deliver a message from Washington, but instead wants to play the role of neutral intermediary
Shinzo Abe is expected to arrive in Tehran at around 1120 GMT (7:20 pm, Manila time) and go straight into talks with President Hassan Rouhani
'The party that has left the negotiating table, the party that has trampled the pact must return to a normal' behavior, Hassan Rouhani says in a televised speech
'Who are you to label revolutionary institutions as terrorists?' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani asks in a speech broadcast live by state television
A day of mourning has been declared for Thursday, March 28, in the southern city of Shiraz, the worst-hit area where the flooding claimed the lives of 19 people and injured more than 100
(UPDATED) Hassan Rouhani, who is on his first trip to Iraq since becoming president in 2013, hails the Islamic republic's 'special' ties with its neighbor
'I believe your resignation is against the country's interests and do not approve it,' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani writes in a letter to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
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'The presence of people today on the streets all over Islamic Iran... means that the enemy will never reach its evil objectives,' says President Hassan Rouhani, decrying a 'conspiracy' involving Washington
Incoming Iran President Hassan Rouhani says he is still committed to prioritize the revival of Lake Urmia
'We are facing an all-out assault which is not only threatening our independence and identity but also is bent on breaking our longstanding ties,' says Iran's President Hassan Rouhani
'I announce that we will proudly bypass your illegal, unjust sanctions because it's against international regulations,' Rouhani says in a televised speech.
'Everyone knows that America has lost legally and politically by giving up on its international obligations and that we have achieved victory,' says Iran President Hassan Rouhani
'All these little mercenary countries we see in this region are backed by America. It is the Americans who incite them,' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says
(4th UPDATE) The Islamic State claims to have carried out the rare assault in Ahvaz, while Iranian officials accuse 'a foreign regime' backed by the United States of being behind it
Macron will meet Trump on Monday afternoon before having dinner with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres. On Tuesday, the French president will address the assembly and hold talks with Rouhani, an Elysee Palace official says.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will travel to Iran to meet with his Russian and Iranian counterparts Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani, state-run TRT Haber television says
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif adds there are also no plans for a meeting with US officials on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York next month
(3rd UPDATE) 'The Iran sanctions have officially been cast. These are the most biting sanctions ever imposed, and in November they ratchet up to yet another level,' Trump writes in an early morning tweet
Barely a week after warning Iran it would suffer untold 'consequences,' US President Donald Trump says he would meet the country's leader Hassan Rouhani 'any time' and without preconditions
'Peace with Iran would be the mother of all peace and war with Iran would be the mother of all wars,' Iran's President Hassan Rouhani warns the United States
But Iran's President Hassan Rouhani tells French President Emmanuel Macron that European economic measures now on offer does not go far enough
The tour, which also includes a stop in Austria, is part of Tehran's efforts to secure Europe's continued support for the landmark agreement aimed at preventing Iran from building the atomic bomb
Chinese President Xi Jinping says this year, they would 'draw up a blueprint for the SCO's future growth'
In their different ways, Europe, Iran and Russia are all seeking to convince US President Donald Trump not to abandon the landmark 2015 deal that curbed Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief
'Promoting virtue will not work through violence,' says Iran President Hassan Rouhani