"The US Secretary of State's yesterday speech was a physiological war against Iran rather than a politically motivated move", Razi Haji-Aqamiri told Trend on May 22.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani dismissed the threats.
It is increasingly clear that Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the JCPOA and his escalating anti-Iranian rhetoric has given the hardliners in Iran the excuse they needed to discredit Rouhani's moderate government and pave the way for his possible removal from office.
"The sting of sanctions will only grow more painful if the regime does not change course from the unacceptable and unproductive path it has chosen for itself and the people of Iran", he added. Pompeo spoke on the topic of "After the Deal: A New Iran Strategy".
The deal was also signed by Britain, China, France, Germany and Russian Federation.
Europe's energy chief will seek to reassure Iran's top ministers on Saturday that the European Union wants to keep trade open despite the United States withdrawal from the nuclear deal.
Though some European businesses have said they will comply with the USA demands and stop doing business with Iran, some European leaders have threatened countermeasures to offset the effects of US sanctions. Perhaps President Trump and his staunchly anti-Iran advisers are hoping that these confrontations between Rouhani and Iran's powerful hardliners may eventually lead to a much desired "regime change" in the country.
Europe has been scrambling to salvage the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran following Washington's withdrawal from the agreement last week.
In his speech, Pompeo acknowledged that many US allies will suffer "financial and economic difficulties" because of the reimposed sanctions.
"President Trump has taken a firm position, which we welcome, against Iran. During its summit in Sofia, the European Union gave a unified signal that we want to keep the Iran nuclear deal", Maas pointed out.
Pompeo, a longtime Iran hawk and fierce opponent of the 2015 agreement between Tehran and world powers (also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, JCPOA), earlier on Monday outlined an aggressive series of "painful" measures created to hurt Tehran in his first key address since moving to the State Department from the Central Intelligence Agency in April. "The Iranian wave of destruction in the region in just the last few years is proof that Iran's nuclear aspirations can not be separated from the overall security picture", he added. Pompeo said that the long list of demands was Iran's fault, and that crippling sanctions would bring them back to the negotiating table.
On Europe's concerns about Iran's regional role and missile program, the Iranian deputy foreign minister said that these concerns had existed when nuclear negotiations started.
Mujahedeen-e-Khalq is an exiled Iranian armed opposition group that has called for the overthrow of the Iranian government for decades.
"We want to insist on the freedom of all political prisoners in Iran". He made the remarks in his first address to the State Department while unveiling the USA administration's "Plan B" for countering Iran.
Meanwhile, Pentagon spokesman Colonel Rob Manning said the military was weighing "new actions" to counter Iran's influence in the Middle East, but he stressed this was part of a "whole of government" approach and offered no details.
Jeff Seldin and Shahram Bahraminejad of VOA's Persian service contributed.
The new data, reported in the scientific journal Nature Astronomy , was examined by a team led by the University of MI . This would let the scientists search molecules, which could be capable of supporting the formation of life there.
Going by the data provided by the Election Commission, there are 70 urban and 154 rural seats in Karnataka. Votes will be counted on Monday and exit polls and other surveys have often been wrong in India.
She was allegedly found dead at her family home following what police described to Deseret News as a " very violent attack". Bagshaw's mother, who remains unidentified, immediately called a neighbor to check in on the teenager.
Chrissy Teigen went to Twitter to announce the happy news. " Somebody's herrrrrrre! " she tweeted along with baby bottle emojis. And Chrissy had previously admitted her second pregnancy has been a lot harder than the first time around.
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Nwankwo plays as a forward for the Italian Serie A club, Crotone and scored seven goals in the season just ended. All invited players have been told to report at the Le Meridien Hotel and Golf Resort, Uyo on Monday, 21st May.
North Korea has said it may skip the meeting if the U.S. continues to demand that it unilaterally abandon its nuclear weapons. Bolton has repeatedly suggested the Libya model of unilateral disarmament for North Korea, most recently on Sunday.
Earlier in May, Taliban fighters attacked Afghan bases in the province, killing more than 40 police officers and servicemen. But the defence ministry said the army had repulsed the attack, and "the security forces are now chasing the enemy".
Shortly after the hearing adjourned, Manchin, a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, declared his support for Haspel. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, told Fox News this week that he expected Haspel to be confirmed "handily".
President Trump pointed to the reformation of the Drug Discount Program for safety net hospitals as one step in that direction. Some in the pharmaceutical industry are concerned the proposals may end up restricting consumer access to certain treatments.
In his earlier statement on social media, Najib said he was committed to "facilitating a smooth transfer of power". They were used to buy support for (former prime minister) Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
Crawford addressed the complaints in a lengthy Tweet, but Fox and Warner Bros TV were already on the hunt for a replacement. " 'Lethal Weapon' is packed with action, drama and pure fun and we can't wait to see Damon and Seann together on screen".
But a five-stroke lead is a five-stroke lead, and you can burn yourself up in a hurry trying to chase around this place. And while it has an all-star roster of champions, equally impressive is the list of players who haven't won.
If it sat at the heart of our own galaxy, researchers say the supermassive black hole would wipe out any chance of life on Earth . The study is due to appear in the peer-reviewed journal Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia (PASA).
Bullying SRH's bowlers on a relatively slow pitch, Pant took the attack to Hyderabad's fabled bowling line-up. Pant, who now has 582 runs, bettered Gautam Gambhir's long-standing record for most runs in a single edition.
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In North 24 Parganas , the ruling party won 32 seats leaving one for the Left and in Hooghly district it won 21 out of 27 seats. According to reports, activists of TMC have allegedly indulged in stamping ballot papers even on results day.
Net cash used by financing activities in the first quarter of 2018 was $99 million, contrast with $273 million previous year . Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Macy's by 22.6% in the fourth quarter.
President Donald Trump announced that the United States was pulling out of the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. Treasury Department also issued economic sanctions against another top official, in addition to Seif.
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He said the USA "is there to help the Palestinians" and "there is no basis" to think the embassy move will work against peace. But Netanyahu insisted the embassy move is "the right thing to do" and ordered other countries to follow suit.
I referred him to a doctor and it was then after check-ups that it was found that the cancer had spread to his brain. By Arup Patnaik I heard in disbelief on Friday afternoon that Himanshu Roy had shot himself dead.
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