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An Iranian official at the ministry calls on Pakistan to quickly take the necessary steps for the identification and arrest of the attack's perpetrators
Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says US Vice President Mike Pence's comments against Iran 'are both ridiculous but at the same time very very dangerous'
'The government of Pakistan must pay the price of harboring these terrorist groups and this price will undoubtedly be very high,' says Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, referring to jihadist outfit Jaish al-Adl (Army of Justice)
(UPDATED) US Vice President Mike Pence takes direct aim at allies Britain, France, and Germany, denouncing their new initiative to let European companies operate in Iran in defiance of unilateral US sanctions
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voices delight after an opening dinner where he spoke in the same room as top officials of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain
(UPDATED) The International Court of Justice 'finds that it has jurisdiction' in the case which was filed by Iran in 2016
'This is a global coalition that is built to deliver on the important mission of reducing the risk that has emanated from the Middle East for far too long,' says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
'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
Tehran insists its missile development programs is 'purely defensive' and compliant with the UN Security Council resolution
The pages are part of a campaign to promote Iranian interests in various countries by creating fake Facebook or Instagram identities as residents of those nations, according to Nathaniel Gleicher, head of cybersecurity policy at Facebook
The Coats report also highlights the broad and increasing threat to the United States from China, a point of agreement across the board in the Trump administration
This comes after Damascus accuses Israel of carrying out air raids
Targets included drone storage and testing areas, training bases, and bomb-manufacturing facilities, according to the official Saudi Press Agency
(3rd UPDATE) 'The plane had 16 passengers, 14 of whom were the army crew and two were civilians; 15 were martyred," says an Army spokesman
The report says the move came after a mortar attack launched by an Iran-linked group on the Baghdad diplomatic quarters home to the US embassy in September.
'Just in the last 36 hours the air force attacked Iranian warehouses containing Iranian weapons in the Damascus international airport,' says Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Poland's charge d'affaires was summoned by Iran to 'protest the anti-Iranian so-called peace and security conference,' says foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi
'Some US officials pretend that they are mad. Of course, I don't agree with that, but they are first-class idiots,' says Iran's supreme leader
The Taliban delegation discusses with Iran 'the post-occupation situation, restoration of peace and security in Afghanistan and the region'
Iran's push for peace talks which aim to bring an end to the 17-year conflict comes after Trump's withdrawal of US troops in Afghanistan
Incoming Iran President Hassan Rouhani says he is still committed to prioritize the revival of Lake Urmia
Turkey has been working closely with Iran and Russia to find a political solution to the war in Syria
'The decision to declare them 'persona non grata' was taken after consultations with countries allied to Albania," Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Edlira Prendi says
In another turbulent year for the tinderbox region, Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad appear ever more powerful and Washington's promised Israeli-Palestinian peace plan seem ever more elusive
'We do what is necessary to protect the state of Israel against the Iranian regime that openly calls for the annihilation of the Jewish state.'
'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
'We have launched Operation Northern Shield to expose and thwart cross-border attack tunnels dug by Hezbollah terror organization from Lebanon into Israel,' says Israeli army spokesman Jonathan Conricus
The Philippines slips to 4th place with a 5-5 record in Group F of the World Cup qualifiers
The Filipinos may have just gained a perfect opportunity to get back on the winning track as Iran plays minus its top two stars
Gilas Pilipinas can't afford another defeat against Iran after a surprising home loss to Kazakhstan
Four players from the Philippines' shock home loss to Kazakhstan are dropped
The 6.4-magnitude earthquake is reportedly felt as far away as Baghdad in neighboring Iraq
'I announce that we will proudly bypass your illegal, unjust sanctions because it's against international regulations,' Rouhani says in a televised speech.
European companies are wary of being caught out by the US sanctions regime
(UPDATED) A defiant Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dismisses the renewed US sanctions – including an oil embargo – that will take effect on Monday, November 5
'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
'The onus for expelling Iran from the country falls on the Syrian government, which bears responsibility for its presence there,' says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
The bill is among those put forward by the government in recent months in a bid to meet demands by the international Financial Action Task Force
France's decision to take retaliatory measures and go public with the accusations is taken 3 months after the alleged plot to bomb a meeting of the People's Mujahedeen of Iran in a suburb of Paris
The pre-dawn strike by Iran was in retaliation for a deadly attack on an Iranian military parade claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group
The Bolts, though, can still end their stint on a high note with a bronze medal
There have been two claims of responsibility for the gun assault against a military parade
The United States' relations with China and Russia continue to plummet amid President Donald Trump's accusations against the two countries
Iran 'hasn't abandoned its goal to develop nuclear weapons,' Benjamin Netanyahu tells the UN General Assembly
'Mr Trump both tries to decrease Iran's oil exports significantly and also wants prices not to go up. These two can't happen together,' Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says.
'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
The ministry did not disclose the advisor's name or the controversial comments
Diplomats from Denmark, the Netherlands, and Britain are informed of 'Iran's strong protests over their respective countries' hosting of some members of the terrorist group' behind the attack