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US warns of serious consequences to crew of Iranian oil tanker for assisting terrorist organisation

The US cautioned that the crewmembers of vessels assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) may be ineligible for visas or admission to the US under the terrorism-related inadmissibility grounds.

Aug 16, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

US sends F-22 Raptor fighter jets to Qatar amid tension with Iran

The Air Force did not give the total number of F-22s deployed, the US media reported.

Jun 29, 2019, 16:25 PM IST

Donald Trump threatens 'obliteration' as Iran slams sanctions on Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Trump tweeted just days the United States came within minutes of bombing Iranian targets. "In some areas, overwhelming will mean obliteration," the US president tweeted.

Jun 25, 2019, 21:22 PM IST

Iran says it will respond firmly to any US threat: Report

 Iran will firmly confront any aggression or threat by America," he told Tasnim.

Jun 22, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Donald Trump urges Iran to talk over nuclear program, cannot rule out military action

Trump declined to say what prompted him to deploy the USS Abraham Lincoln carrier group to the region over what was described as unspecified threats.

May 09, 2019, 23:55 PM IST

US vows more sanctions for Iran, tells Europe to stop doing business with Tehran

US officials said they would keep squeezing Iran to force it to return to the negotiating table for a more comprehensive deal that would seek to curtail Iranian ambitions in the Middle East.

May 09, 2019, 00:40 AM IST