TEHRAN (defapress) – Boris Johnson, the leading contender to become Britain's next prime minister, said on Tuesday it would be "bizarre" if the EU opted to impose tariffs on British goods in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The UN Security Council condemned the recent attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman as serious threat to international peace and security but did not blame any country for the attacks.
TEHRAN (defapress)- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov warned that the US' decision to deploy its missile systems in the vicinity of Russia's borders may not only provoke an escalation of tensions in the region, but also to trigger a standoff similar to the Cuban Missile Crisis.
TEHRAN (defapress) - Jeremy Hunt, one of the two people vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday that rival Boris Johnson was a coward for avoiding public head-to-head debates on Brexit.
TEHRAN (defapress) - China said Monday it will not allow discussion on Hong Kong at the G20 this week even as US President Donald Trump plans to raise the city's mass protests during his meeting with President Xi Jinping.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The possibility for US President Donald Trump to develop relations with Russia is limited by the US political system, although a lot depends on his political will, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview.
TEHRAN (defapress) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that the world should work together for peaceful resolution of the dispute between the United States and Iran and warned against isolationism.
TEHRAN (defapress) – The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) and other Palestinian groups said White House adviser Jared Kushner's proposed economic plan was a non-starter unless it came coupled with a political solution for the Israel-Palestinian conflict and an end to occupation.