Iran says its missile program is not negotiable

Reuters | Jul 16, 2019 at 6:45 PM

Iran on Tuesday said its ballistic missile program was not up for negotiation after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told a White House cabinet meeting that Iran had signaled it was prepared to negotiate about it.

Trump says “a lot of progress” made with Iran to defuse crisis

Reuters | Jul 16, 2019 at 6:00 PM

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday “a lot of progress” had been made towards ending a volatile stand-off with Iran.

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Iran to keep reducing nuclear deal commitments in stand-off with U.S. -supreme leader

Reuters | Jul 16, 2019 at 4:46 PM

Iran’s supreme leader upped the ante in a volatile stand-off with the United States on Tuesday, warning Tehran would continue removing restraints on its nuclear programme and retaliate for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker.

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Iran says open to talks if U.S. lifts sanctions

Xinhua News Agency | Jul 16, 2019 at 1:34 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said his country is open to talks if the United States removes sanctions against Iran, Tasnim news agency reported Tuesday.