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Javad Zarif said Iran will speak at UN about new US 'aggression'
Iran’s policies and the way it seeks to message English audiences is calculated. This can be seen by comparing the way it speaks to regimes such as China, Russia with how it talks to westerners.
The Iranian foreign minister is addressing the Davos Economic Forum in Switzerland.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Iranian hardliners are upset that the deal with world powers went against some of their "red lines."
Iranian FM's comments come a day after US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter says deal does not take military option off the table.
Iranian leaders hail nuclear deal; Rouhani says Iran will no longer be viewed as an international threat; UN likely to vote on Iran nuclear deal next week, diplomats say.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
"Iran must unequivocally abandon its backing of international terrorism if it ever wants to rejoin the world community," Dore Gold said in response to Iranian claims of wanting to fight extremism.
"We are not yet where we need to be" for the US to say with confidence that there will be a comprehensive nuclear deal by the end of the week, Kerry says.
By MICHAEL WILNER
"Iran does not jail people for their opinions," Zarif said, despite the fact that Iran ranks 173 according to the 2014 Press Freedom Index, right after Sudan.
Republican senator challenges Zarif to a debate on Iran's "tyranny, treachery and terror."
"The Persian Gulf is our lifeline ... We will respect international navigation," Zarif says.
By REUTERS,MICHAEL WILNER
Bilateral US-Iran negotiations last hours on the Swiss Riviera; Zarif to Brussels for EU consultations; LATimes: US built replicas of Iran's nuclear facilities.
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