Asked if he has an exit strategy for Iran in case war does break out, Trump told reporters, "You're not going to need an exit strategy. I don't need exit strategies."
on whether there has been any US-Iranian military to military communication during the recent crisis: "I'm not going to discuss anything like that. We're just making sure our forces are ready-they're postured to deal with any further unprovoked attacks by the Iranians"
Acting Secretary of Defense @EsperDoD en route to NATO: "One of the things we need to defend is the principle of freedom of navigation. That's not just for the United States but for all members of the international community and Iran is threatening that right with its actions."
Trump: Any attack by Iran on any American targets will face overwhelming force
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) sources are reporting "armed clashes" between the IRGC and "a terrorist group opposed to the government near the Turkish border", killing 1, wounding 2, and capturing 11 others.
: ..Iran's very ignorant and insulting statement, put out today, only shows that they do not understand reality. Any attack by Iran on anything American will be met with great and overwhelming force. In some areas, overwhelming will mean obliteration. No more John Kerry and Obama.
: Iran leadership doesn't understand the words "nice" or "compassion," they never have. Sadly, the thing they do understand is Strength and Power, and the USA is by far the most powerful Military Force in the world, with 1.5 Trillion Dollars invested over the last two years alone..
French Foreign Minister: We are working with Germany and Britain to ease the escalation between Washington and Iran
French Foreign Minister: Iran's violation of the nuclear agreement will be a big mistake
Iran to abandon more nuclear deal commitments on July 7: media
Secretary of the Iranian National Security Council: European countries do not have the will to implement the nuclear agreement and its latest bid
British Foreign Secretary: A sustainable solution to the crisis with Iran is that Tehran stops its destabilizing activities of the region
МИД РФ: Доказательств того, что за нападением на танкеры в Оманском заливе стоит Иран, нет
Bolton: We will continue to impose sanctions on Iran until it returns to the negotiating table and we want to see the credibility of their willingness to do so
Болтон: США хотят избавиться от иностранных войск в Сирии, а иранские войска являются самой серьезной проблемой
Bolton: the threat of a nuclear Iran is very real. We talked to the Russians each time we meet about Iran.
Иран был и остается союзником и партнером России, несмотря на негативные оценки других стран — Патрушев
Сбитый Ираном беспилотник США, по информации Минобороны РФ, находился в воздушном пространстве Ирана — Патрушев
Lavrov: Recent US sanctions against Iranian officials indicate the situation is heading towards a bad scenario
Советник по национальной безопасности России Николай Патрушев в Иерусалиме: Нежелательно, чтобы Израиль атаковал Сирию. Недопустима любая попытка представить Иран, как угрозу международной безопасности
Russian Foreign Minister: The situation on Iran is developing dangerously
1 год назад
Советники по национальной безопасности на трехстороннем саммите США, Израиля и России в Иерусалиме. Рассматривают основные вопросы - Иран и Сирия
Iran's President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is "afflicted by mental retardation."
Rohani: US sanctions on Khamenei are futile because he does not have assets abroad
The Iranian president: We issued two warnings to the U.S UAV before it was dropped
Rohani: US sanctions on Tehran reflect US desperation
Russian national security adviser: We seek to ensure the security of Israel
Russia's national security adviser: Iran joins Russia in fighting terrorism
US National Security Advisor: Iran has shown no evidence of its good intentions
Bolton: Iran is the cause of conflict in the Middle East
Bolton: Iran sends weapons to Hezbollah and Houthi militias and to militias in Iraq
Болтон: Иран усиливает напряженность в регионе
Нетаньяху: Мы будем координировать вывод иностранных войск, которые вошли в Сирию после 2011 года
Нетаньяху: Израиль отобьет все атаки Ирана
Начинается саммит Израиля, США и России по безопасности
Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman says the new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials mean the "permanent closure" of diplomacy between Tehran and Washington.
There won't be a "formal summit" with Russia at G20OsakaSummit. @POTUS-Putin conversation "will focus primarily on regional security issues, including Iran, Ukraine and the Middle East," says senior US official.
Iran's UN envoy urges US to stop "economic war" against Iranians and says says "atmosphere" not right for dialogue with US
Javad Zarif: @realDonaldTrump is 100% right that the US military has no business in the Persian Gulf. Removal of its forces is fully in line with interests of US and the world. But it's clear that the #B_Team is not concerned with US interests—they despise diplomacy, and thirst for war.
Pompeo: The war in Yemen is not an isolated war and the aggressor is known
Встреча секретаря Совета безопасности РФ Николая Патрушева с помощником президента США Джоном Болтоном завершилась в Иерусалиме. Беседа продлилась полтора часа.
on Yemen: "Yesterday, Iran-backed Houthi rebels launched a drone attack on the Abha airport in Saudi Arabia for the second time in less than two weeks. Initial reports suggest one person was killed and 21 were wounded. These Iranian-backed attacks are unacceptable"
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Included in new U.S. sanctions against Iranian leaders Monday: Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) commander "responsible for downing the U.S. unmanned aircraft" Thursday: Treasury Dept. statement
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Details on the new @USTreasury sanctions vs Iran8 senior IRGC commanders US "targeting those responsible for effectuating the Iranian government's destructive influence in the Middle East" per Sec Steven Mnuchin "This action is a warning to officials at all levels of the IRGC"
: "Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control took action today against 8 senior commanders of Navy, Aerospace and Ground Forces of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps. These commanders sit atop a bureaucracy that supervises the IRGC's malicious regional activities"
US Treasury Secretary: Washington imposes sanctions on 8 senior leaders of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard
1 год назад
Mnuchin, at Sarah Huckabee Sanders' old podium, says the sanctions are against Iranian govt bureaucracy, "people we believe were responsible for the chain of command" whether they knew about the drone downing or not.
US Secretary of State: Sanctions may be mitigated if Iran retracts its activities
US to block 'billions' more in Iranian assets: official
President Trump's Treasury secretary says the U.S. will sanction Iran's Foreign Minster Javad Zarif "later this week"
US, Britain, UAE, Saudis urge 'diplomatic solutions' on Iran: joint statement
1 год назад
After announcing new sanctions, President Trump says Iran can "never" have a nuclear weapon
President Trump signs order targeting Iran's supreme leader, associates with financial sanctions
Senior U.S. State Department officials says "Sentinel Program" will help U.S. and allies have eyes on all shipping
A senior US official: We are working with our allies to form a coalition to protect the navigation in the Gulf
Министр иностранных дел России: попытки Соединенных Штатов и Израиля изолировать Иран бесполезны
Россия на переговорах в Иерусалиме заявит, что Иран находится в Сирии на легитимной основе — Лавров
Лавров: опасно превращать Сирию в поле битвы противостояния между Израилем и Ираном
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Pompeo: Productive meeting with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud today to discuss heightened tensions in the region and the need to promote maritime security in the Strait of Hormuz. Freedom of navigation is paramount.
Turki al-Maliki: We targeted the Saqbaha camp in Sana'a and foreign experts from regional countries inside
Turki al-Maliki: The attack on Abha airport(on 12 June) was made with a cruise missile made in Iran
Turki al-Maliki: Houthi militias have received qualitative weapons from Iran through smuggling
1 год назад
USA Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook met w Oman's FM Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah in Muscat, later told reporters that Iran could "come to the table or its economy crumble" but declined to give more details about fresh US sanctions expected later
1 год назад
Russian National Security adviser Petrushev with @netanyahu, ahead of the trilateral meeting tomorrow with @AmbJohnBolton. They will discuss ways to end the war in Syria and withdrawing the Iranian forces in the country, as well as the latest tension in the Persian Gulf.
1 год назад
Iranian fishermen found more pieces of the US Navy MQ-4C Triton drone that was shot down by IRGC Aerospace Forces missile fire
: ..a dangerous journey. We don't even need to be there in that the U.S. has just become (by far) the largest producer of Energy anywhere in the world. The U.S. request for Iran is very simple - No Nuclear Weapons and No Further Sponsoring of Terror.
US Special Rep Hook says to travel to Paris for talks with UK, France, Germany on Iran nuclear deal
#Jubeir says if #Iran continues its aggressive policies there will be more sanctions, "it will pay the price"
Theresa May: Our priority is to reach a diplomatic solution to calm tensions with Iran
1 год назад
Российский офицер Николай Патрушев отправился в Тель-Авив на трехсторонний саммит (с участием советников по национальной безопасности из США и Израиля) касательно Сирии и Ирана, самолет Ил-96 RA-96014
Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz receives US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Jeddah
Russian Foreign Ministry: US deliberately raises tensions with Iran
British Foreign Secretary: No party wants war with Iran
Advisor to the Iranian President: Washington's calls to negotiate without preconditions are rejected in light of the continuation of US sanctions
US Secretary of State arrives in Saudi Arabia
Iran Foreign Ministry: Britain stands with the Americans against us
Iran's navy commander says downing of a US drone was a "firm response", can be repeated
Iranian Communications Minister: US cyber attacks against Iranian targets were not successful