The Head of the Iranian Judiciary's High Council for Human Rights Ali Baqeri-Kani said the purpose of the assassination of the Iranian elites and sanctions against Iranians is to prevent the Iranian people from progress.
Iran’s UN ambassador denounced as a “crime against humanity” the unilateral sanctions imposed by self-proclaimed Western advocates of human rights on certain countries, calling on the international community to take immediate action to help lift the restrictive measures.
The Institute of International Finance (IIF) announced that Iran’s economy will resume its positive growth next year even if sanctions imposed by US President Donald Trump remain in place under President-elect Joseph Biden.
Iran has emerged victorious from a three-year economic war imposed by a “bullying power”, President Hassan Rouhani said Thursday in reference to the United States, adding the administration of President Donald Trump who waged that war will soon “be thrown into history’s dustbin”.
Iran expects foreign companies to return to the country if US sanctions are lifted under President-elect Joe Biden and some firms have made initial contacts already, government spokesman Ali Rabiei said on Tuesday.
Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Tuesday described sanctions as a “bitter reality” and a “crime” against the Iranian people that have been imposed by the United States and its European partners.
US Democratic lawmakers pushed back on the administration of President Donald Trump’s plan to unveil stepped-up sanctions against Iran and other nations, urging the outgoing president to show flexibility and allow coronavirus aid to be sent.
President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday current developments indicate that the new US administration would need to switch from a posture of threats against Iran to one of seeking opportunities with the country.