In response to Pence’s comments:
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi has reacted to US Vice President Mike Pence’s anti-Iran claims on "destabilizing activities", saying the White House officials seize every opportunity to distort the reality and spread propaganda.
TEHRAN (defapress) – A senior Iranian lawmaker says that Tehran will not accept ‘beautiful’ remarks of European countries while there are no actions followed.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei said that Iran will not back down on carrying out retaliatory measures against its enemies.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Prosecutor General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri called on Nigerian judicial officials to release top Shiite cleric and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky and send him to Iran for medical treatment.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the US is "creating instability and insecurity" in the Middle East and Latin America.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned against harsh consequences of any military operation by the US against the Islamic Republic and said any attack will be responded “massively”.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said it plans to release some images of a US warship and evidence that refutes US President Donald Trump’s claim about the downing of an Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz by the warship.
TEHRAN (defapress) – A senior spokesman for the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces vehemently dismissed US President Donald Trump’s claim about the downing of an Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz, saying such claims are rooted in Trump’s illusions.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres held talks on a range of issues, including the latest developments in the Middle East region and the world.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi mocked President Donald Trump’s claim that a US warship has shot down an Iranian drone, saying he is “worried that USS Boxer has shot down their own UAS by mistake!”