The Trump administration has received guarantees Iran will not repatriate some $1.6 billion in cash assets relating to a recent "legal victory" over American terror victims who had sued the regime for damages, U.S. officials confirmed on Tuesday to the Washington Free Beacon.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday claimed victory over unrest Tehran has blamed on foreign foes after protests over fuel price rises shook the nation, and the government dismissed reports of more than 100 deaths as "speculative".
Iranian leaders have authorized and begun spinning a set of advanced nuclear centrifuges to mark the country's Iran National Nuclear Day, which leaders said is in honor "of all the jihadi efforts of our country's nuclear industrialists."
A new video shows Iranians, some of them children, attending rallies to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution and repeating threats against the United States made by Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
President Trump and his top U.S. diplomat ramped up rhetoric aimed at Iranian political leaders and clerics late Sunday night, with Trump warning Iranian President Rouhani not to threaten the United States again or face grave consequences.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani lashed out at the United States for growing closer to the "Zionist regime" in Israel and told reporters in Istanbul on Friday that Muslims across the globe hate America more than ever under President Donald Trump's leadership, according to regional reports.