TEHRAN (defapress) – Hong Kong riot police took up position at the main rail station serving the airport on Sunday to prevent a new anti-government protest targeting air travel after a night of violent street clashes in the Chinese-ruled territory.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Almost 90 big companies in sectors from food to cement to telecommunications are pledging to slash their greenhouse gas emissions in a new campaign to steer multi-nationals towards a low-carbon future, organizers said on Sunday.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The United Nations' envoy for Yemen welcomed a proposal by Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement to conditionally halt attacks on Saudi Arabia.
TEHRAN (defapress) – US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the Trump administration's plans to accelerate arms sales and send additional forces to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates as bypassing Congress' intent.
TEHRAN (defapress) – US President Donald Trump said Washington has imposed new sanctions on Iran's central bank following Tehran's alleged involvement in last weekend's drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities.
TEHRAN (defapress) – China and the United States had “constructive” discussions on trade in Washington, state news agency Xinhua said on Saturday.
TEHRAN (defapress) – US sanctions against the central bank of Iran will not affect Russian businesses in that country, Russian Special Presidential Representative for Afghanistan, head of the Asian department of Russia’s Foreign Ministry, Zamir Kabulov said on Friday.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Ireland said Friday that the European Union and the United Kingdom were not yet close to a Brexit deal that resolved the Irish border issue, but that the mood had changed.
TEHRAN (defapress) - A Russian army source said on Thursday that the US-made Saudi air defense systems are not fit for real combat situations as their actual properties aren’t what the US advertises.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The Kremlin said on Friday that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was due in Moscow soon.