US Sanctions



  • South Pars Yesterday 12:44

    China may take over SP gas project in Iran if Total pulls out

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Chinese energy giant CNPC could take over Total’s stake in a major Iranian gas project if the French company is forced to leave Iran over any new US sanctions, media reported.

  • Leader to Quds Force chief: You did great service to humanity by destroying Daesh 2017-11-24 21:17

    Iran, the silent savior of Iraq and Syria from ISIL

    TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) – Many strategists and analysts believe that if it was not for Iran, Syria, and Iraq would have fallen in the hand of ISIL terrorist group. the following text discusses the issue from this perspective.

  • فرود دو فروند هواپیمای ای تی ار خریداری شده در تهران 2017-11-14 20:11

    ATR to deliver 8 more planes to Iran by year end

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – ATR’s Christian Scherer told the media that the company is posed to outpace its promised deliveries to Iran, with handing another 8 passenger carriers to Iran.

  • مرتضی صفاری نطنزی رئیس کمیته روابط خارجی مجلس 2017-11-12 20:59

    Iran, JCPOA to move forward, despite Trump’s efforts: MP

    TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (MNA) – Iranian MP Saffari Natanzi says that the US efforts to get Europeans along in its anti-Iran campaign has been futile so far. The legislator reassured that Europeans will stay committed to the pact.

  • دیدار جهانگیری با کمیسیونر کشاورزی اتحادیه اروپا 2017-11-11 20:20

    VP Jahangiri urges EU to defy JCPOA violators

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Iranian First Vice-President Jahangiri told European Commissioner for Agriculture Hogan, on Saturday in Tehran, that EU should not bend to the wishes of JCPOA violators.

  • شمخانی 2017-11-04 13:12

    US anti-Iran sanctions backfired: Shamkhani

    TEHRAN, Nov. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani said Sat. that Washington’s use of failed sanctions regime against the Islamic Republic has long backfired and has no impact on the nation’s will for boosting defense power.

  • dehghani 2017-11-02 15:34


    US-led sanctions on Cuba contravene intl. law

    TEHRAN, Nov. 02 (MNA) – Head of international security affairs Gholamhossein Dehghani said Wed. that the ongoing economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by US against Cuba ran counter to the principles of international law.

  • ryabkov 2017-11-01 13:29

    US sanctions against IRGC "illegitimate": Ryabkov

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov on Wed. said Washington’s unilateral sanctions against Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) are “illegitimate”.

  • shamkhani 2017-10-31 14:38

    Iran security chief:

    CAATSA ineffective on Iran fundamental moves

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Reacting to the US extension of Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA), Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani said no US sanction can ever impede Iranian nation’s fundamental measures in defending their land.

  • آیت الله صادق آملی لاریجانی رئیس قوه قضائیه 2017-10-30 20:06

    Judiciary chief calls for protecting economy in face of sanctions

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – Iranian Judiciary Chief, Ayatollah Sadegh Amoli Larijani, urged administrative officials to strengthen the economy to not let Americans pose pressure through sanctions.

  • Total 2017-10-22 20:44

    Total says not concerned with US policy towards JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Stephane Michel, Total’s president for Exploration and Production in the MENA region says that he is not worried about Trump’s anti-Iran measures.

  • خورشیدی 2017-10-22 08:48

    By: Maryam Azish

    Europeans keen on investing in Iran solar power

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Despite the decertification of the landmark Iran nuclear deal by US President Donald Trump, European companies are interested in pushing ahead with Iran contracts, the solar energy in particular.

  • Total 2017-10-21 09:53

    France to update firms on doing business with Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – French businesses will meet with foreign and finance ministry officials this week to get better acquainted with the possible consequences of Trump’s decertification of Iran nuclear deal on doing business with Tehran, Reuters reports.

  • سپاه پاسداران انقلاب اسلامی 2017-10-16 08:03

    Weakening IRGC allows US to pursue its regional geopolitical agenda

    TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (MNA) – Referring to the main reasons behind the US hostility toward the IRGC, Bankok- based geopolitical researcher Anthony Cartalucci says weakening the IRGC would allow the US to successfully pursue its agenda in the region.

  • Election 2017-10-14 10:40

    Almost half of Germans, French, Poles think US interferes in foreign elections

    MOSCOW, Oct. 14 (MNA) – The majority of the educated European public believe that the US exerts its influence over elections in other countries, according to Sputnik's latest public poll, conducted by the leading French pollster Ifop.

  • دونالد ترامپ و پرچم ایران 2017-10-13 23:03

    Iran releases statement in response to US' Iran strategy

    TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (MNA) – Iran's Foreign Ministry has released a statement in response to Trump's Iran Strategy, voicing regret that "instead of discarding terrorism as a tool and joining Iran's genuine counter-terrorism efforts, the United States continues to misportray these constructive efforts as destabilizing."

  • UK france germany 2017-10-13 22:15

    UK, France, Germany urge US against reimposing sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (MNA) – Following President Trump’s statement on the US’ Iran Strategy, PM Theresa May, Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Emmanuel Macron in a joint statement voiced commitment to full implementation of the JCPOA by all sides.

  • ارائه حکم جدید دکتر رهبر به عنوان رئیس دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی توسط دکتر علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-10-10 20:55

    US too petty to stand against IRGC

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Leader’s Senior Adviser in International Affairs said the US should know that IRGC represents the people of Iran in the Resistance Front against the avarice and expansionism of the US, the Zionists and their allies.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-10-09 13:03

    FM spox:

    US new sanctions to evoke Iran’s harsh response

    TEHRAN, Oct. 09 (MNA) – While hoping that Trump administration would refrain from imposing new sanctions on Iran, FM Spokesman Ghasemi stressed that Iran’s response would be ‘harsh’ and ‘decisive’ in the face of further sanctions.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-10-08 19:40

    Velayati says Iran alive thanks to IRGC’s services

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – Ali Akbar Velayati, Iranian Leader’s Aide, told the reporters that US sanctions against IRGC are because of the big services the Iranian entity has offered.

  • سرلشکر جعفری 2017-10-08 13:59

    IRGC Commander

    Iran not to negotiate with US on regional issues

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – IRGC commander Maj. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari pronounced Iran’s plans to resolve the region’s issues somewhere other than the negotiation table stressing that nothing remains to negotiate.

  • غلامعلی خوشرو 2017-10-06 16:14

    Sanctions contravene intl. law, multilateral trade system

    TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative in the UN Gholam Ali Khoshroo said that sanctions run counter to the establishment of global multilateral system and the international law.

  • علاءالدین بروجردی 2017-09-20 10:58


    Extending sanctions relief imperative for US

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Senior MP Alaeddin Boroujerdi emphasized that prolonging suspension of Iran's nuclear sanctions was a JCPOA requirement it cannot signal a change in Tramp's approach to the nuclear deal.

  • محمود واعظی 2017-09-18 13:48


    New US government unfamiliar with JCPOA content

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Head of President’s Office Mahmoud Vaezi, in response to US claim on visiting Iran’s military sites under terms of the JCPOA, said the new American government has had no opportunity to study document of the nuclear deal.

  • علاء الدین بروجردی 2017-09-17 12:10


    US block of aircraft sale to Iran ‘flagrant violation of N-deal’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Senior MP Alaeddin Boroujerdi said Sun. that the US House’s vote to block sales of commercial aircraft to Iran is a “flagrant violation” of the nuclear deal.

  • علی عابدزاده 2017-09-16 12:19

    CAO head:

    Iran aviation to withstand US sanctions

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization Ali Abedzadeh said that Iran has the capacity to remain unaffected by the recent US sanctions on the country's aviation industry.

  • محمت شیمشک 2017-09-07 12:03

    US charges two Turkish ex-officials

    TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) - US prosecutors have charged two Turkish ex-officials with conspiring to evade US sanctions against Iran, a US attorney’s office has said in a filing.

  • 1 2017-08-30 14:18

    Lebanese official:

    Hezbollah defender of Lebanese soil

    TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (MNA) – Lebanon’s chargé d'affaires in Tehran, Ali Al-Habhab, believes that Hezbollah’s presence in foreign military operations aims to defend soil of the Arab country as the group been fighting terrorism for years.

  • pres. rouhani 2017-08-30 09:23

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Regulations, not US, dictate Iran’s relations with IAEA

    TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani in reaction to Nikki Haley’s pressure on IAEA for inspection of Iran’s military sites said that Iran’s relations with the Agency is dictated by regulations not what the US wants.

  • کواکبیان 2017-08-27 20:05

    Iran, Russia to coop. to counter sanctions

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – Iranian lawmaker Mostafa Kavakebian met with Russian Ambassador to Tehran Levan Jagarian on Sunday.