TEHRAN (defapress) – In reaction to recent US efforts to return UN sanctions on Iran, President's Chief of Staff Mahmoud Vaezi said that the US illegal efforts were once again failed, and the legitimacy of Iran's stance was reaffirmed.
IRGC dep. coordinator:
TEHRAN(defapress) – The coordinating deputy of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps vowed Iran’s imminent revenge for the martyrdom of its anti-terror commander, Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on US President Donald Trump to change tack before Secretary of State Mike Pompeo turns American into a global laughing stock.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Commemoration ceremony for honoring more than one million war veterans during eight years of Sacred Defense began at Sacred Defense Museum on Monday in the presence of Leader of the Islamic Revolution via videoconference.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei hailed the braveries of the Iraq-Iran War veterans, saying that commemorating them is a national responsibility.
Iran’s UN Envoy:
TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Ambassador to the UN Majid Takht Ravanchi said the US claim about restoration of the UNSC bans on his country based on the self-styled “snapback” mechanism is null and void, and urged the UN and Security Council to prevent such move.
TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said his country will definitely respond to any possible US practice of UN Security Council Resolution 1929 in violation of the decision of the UNSC, adding that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has not read the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said his country does not need to purchase weapons from Europe if they restrict arms sales to Tehran, stressing that Russia and China can be good trade partners.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi reminded the US that any act of aggression under the pretext of reinstating the sanctions, already lifted under the UNSC Resolution 2231, would draw Tehran’s immediate and decisive response.
Maj. Gen. Salami:
TEHRAN (defapress) – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) said that Iranian forces are ready to seize and burn all American interests in the region.