Rouhani calls for increased efforts to produce coronavirus vaccine

Iranian President calls on health institutions to step up efforts to produce a vaccine for the novel coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2020, 6:46 AM

Rouhani: Countries should pressure US to lift sanctions

Iranian President speaks to French counterpart, says friendly countries should pressure US to lift its "cruel and one-sided" sanctions.Elad Benari, 4/7/2020, 5:35 AM

Iran to gradually ease coronavirus restrictions

Iranian President announces the restrictions imposed on the public would be eased gradually in the coming weeks.Elad Benari, 4/6/2020, 5:12 AM

Rouhani deplores US sanctions amid coronavirus outbreak

Iranian President: The Americans did not learn from this difficult situation and did not lift the illegal and cruel sanctions.Elad Benari, 4/2/2020, 6:19 AM

Rouhani: If the US wants to help, it should lift the sanctions

Iranian President says Iran has no intention of accepting the United States’ offer of assistance to help it deal with coronavirus.Elad Benari, 3/24/2020, 4:42 AM

Rouhani: We'll never negotiate with the US under pressure

Iranian President vows his administration will resist the US "maximum pressure" campaign.Elad Benari, 2/17/2020, 5:13 AM

Rouhani: Iranians have the right to choose

Iranian President again criticizes disqualification of thousands of candidates ahead of February 21 legislative polls.Elad Benari, 2/3/2020, 6:33 AM

Rouhani: Iran's 'democracy' is being threatened

Iranian President upset after thousands of candidates are disqualified weeks before elections.Elad Benari, 1/28/2020, 6:30 AM

Rouhani: We'll never seek nuclear weapons

Iranian President claims his country will never seek nuclear weapons, with or without a nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 5:58 AM

'Iran enriching even more uranium now than it was before nuclear deal'

President Rouhani boasts that Iranian nuclear program has expanded, is now enriching more uranium than it was before 2015 nuclear deal.David Rosenberg, 1/16/2020, 4:35 PM

Rouhani to Trump: Never threaten the Iranian nation

Iranian President fires back after Trump threatens to attack 52 Iranian sites.Elad Benari, 1/7/2020, 5:45 AM

Ali Khamenei promises revenge on 'murderers and criminals' who killed Soleimani

Ali Khamenei, Iran's Supreme Leader, promises 'extremely bitter' revenge on 'murders and criminals' who killed Revolutionary Guards leader.Dalit Halevi, 1/3/2020, 10:46 AM

Rouhani: Window on talks with US isn't closed

Iranian President says Tehran hasn’t closed window on talks with US, but again conditions them on withdrawal of sanctions.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 5:29 AM

Rouhani declares 'victory' after protests suppressed

Iranian President declares “victory” over foreign enemies whom he blames for wave of violent demonstrations over hike in fuel prices.Elad Benari, 11/21/2019, 5:47 AM

Rouhani: Iran has found new oil fields worth 53 million barrels

Iranian president announces discovery of new oil fields as Iran's oil exports plummet due to US sanctions.Gary Willig, 11/10/2019, 9:55 AM

Rouhani: Iran to begin expanded uranium enrichment Wednesday

Iranian president says Fordow nuclear facility will resume uranium enrichment work tomorrow, in violation of 2015 nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2019, 9:49 AM

Rouhani: European plan not implemented because of Trump

Iranian President Trump thwarted European plan to bolster 2015 nuclear deal by threatening more sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/3/2019, 6:12 AM

Rouhani leaves Trump hanging in phone call

Iranian president refuses to show up for 3-way call with Trump, Macron over continuation of sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2019, 9:20 PM

Report: Trump, Rouhani agreed to French plan

Iranian president agrees to, then backs out of, agreement with US brokered by French president at the UN.Gary Willig, 10/1/2019, 8:08 PM

Will US sanctions be removed in exchange for talks?

Iranian Pres. Rouhani claims US offered to remove all sanctions in exchange for talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 4:30 PM

Rouhani: Talks with US possible if nuclear deal is implemented

Iranian President: We can discuss other issues with the US providing the 2015 nuclear deal is fully implemented.Elad Benari, 9/27/2019, 6:06 AM

Rouhani: Israel supports ISIS

Iranian President claims Israel supports jihadist organization and treats its fighters in its hospitals.Elad Benari, 9/25/2019, 4:59 AM

Rouhani: The US is the key supporter of terrorism

Iranian President claims Trump is misguided in his criticism of Iran, says terrorism has expanded wherever the US has gone.Elad Benari, 9/25/2019, 2:05 AM

Will Iran present its own Middle East peace plan?

Iran's Pres. Rouhani 'willing to forgive' other countries' mistakes, warns that foreign armies should remove themselves from his area.Ben Shaul, 9/23/2019, 11:42 AM

France: Trump-Rouhani meeting not a priority

French Foreign Minister says his country’s main aim at UN General Assembly is to de-escalate tensions between the United States and Iran.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 3:07 AM

US issues visas to Iranian leaders for UN General Assembly

United States issues visas allowing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to travel to New York.Elad Benari, 9/20/2019, 2:01 AM

Trump: I'd give Iranian leaders visas to attend UNGA

US President says if it were up to him, Iranian President and Foreign Minister would be granted visas to attend UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 9/18/2019, 11:44 PM

US delaying visas of Iranian officials

Iranian officials may skip UN General Assembly if visas are not issued in time, Iranian news agency says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2019, 2:53 PM

Trump: I'd prefer not to meet Rouhani

US President says he would prefer not to meet Iranian President at UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 9/18/2019, 6:38 AM

'Israel's attacks increase tension'

Iranian President criticizes Israel, says it must bear responsibility for attacks in Syria, Iraq and Lebanon.Ben Ariel, 9/17/2019, 4:04 AM

Iran says no to Trump-Rouhani meeting at UN

Tehran rules out meeting between Iranian president and Donald Trump at sidelines of UN General Assembly opening this month.David Rosenberg, 9/16/2019, 9:41 AM

Trump: Meeting Rouhani with no conditions? Fake news

US President rejects reports he is willing to meet his Iranian counterpart with no preconditions.Elad Benari, 9/16/2019, 2:34 AM

US: No plans for Trump-Rouhani meeting

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says no meeting between US, Iranian presidents scheduled despite Trump's openness to a meeting.Gary Willig, 9/12/2019, 4:50 PM

Pompeo: Trump prepared to meet Rouhani with no preconditions

Secretary of State: Trump could meet Iranian President with no preconditions, we're maintaining the pressure on Iran.Elad Benari, 9/11/2019, 1:12 AM

'I'm not telling Trump who to meet and where'

PM on the possibility of a future meeting between Trump and Rouhani: I am confident that Trump will bring a more assertive approach.Nitsan Keidar, 9/6/2019, 12:10 AM

Rouhani warns: We'll take another nuclear step

Iranian President tells French counterpart Iran will take the next step in reducing its nuclear commitments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 5:54 AM

Bolton: Trump not planning to change stance on Iran

National Security Adviser makes clear that Trump's willingness to talk to Iranian President doesn't imply his position is changing.Elad Benari, 8/28/2019, 2:05 AM

Iran: No talks with Trump until all sanctions lifted

Iranian president rejects Trump's claim there is a 'very good chance' the two will meet, ruling out any talks until sanctions lifted.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2019, 11:57 AM

Trump: Good chance I'll meet Iranian president

US President at G7 summit says meeting with Iranian president possible.Gary Willig, 8/26/2019, 7:22 PM

Rouhani warns Israel against involvement in Gulf

Iranian President says Israel is the main source of terrorism and war in the region.Elad Benari, 8/15/2019, 4:01 AM

Rouhani hints tanker swap with Britain is possible

Iranian President signals his country might be willing to release British-flagged oil tanker if Britain releases a detained Iranian tanker.Elad Benari, 7/25/2019, 5:14 AM

Rouhani: Iran determined to save nuclear deal

Iranian President tells French counterpart he is determined to leave all doors open to save 2015 agreement.Elad Benari, 7/19/2019, 4:08 AM

Rouhani places conditions on talks with US

Iranian President says he is ready to hold talks with US if it lifts sanctions and returns to the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 7/15/2019, 5:03 AM

Trump to Iran: Be careful with the threats

Trump warns Iran after it says it will end all limitations on uranium enrichment if its demands are not met.Elad Benari, 7/3/2019, 11:41 PM

Iran threatens end to limits on uranium enrichment

President Rouhani issues ultimatum to European Union, vows to increase uranium enrichment within days if demands not met.David Rosenberg, 7/3/2019, 10:49 AM

Rouhani: We're not looking for war with America

Iranian President says his country is not looking for war with US but will retaliate if its territorial space is violated.Elad Benari, 6/26/2019, 5:09 AM

Rouhani: US should 'return to normal state'

Iranian President responds to Pompeo who called on Iran to behave like "a normal nation".Elad Benari, 6/3/2019, 6:33 AM

Rouhani: We're willing to talk if US 'shows respect'

Iranian President suggests Iran willing to talk with US, but will not be pressured into negotiations.Ben Ariel, 6/2/2019, 6:44 AM

Iranian President suggests referendum over nuclear program

Hassan Rouhani suggests the country could hold a referendum over its nuclear program amid unraveling deal with world powers.Ben Ariel, 5/27/2019, 6:39 AM

Rouhani: We won't surrender, even if we're bombed

Iranian President stresses his country will not surrender to US pressure and will not abandon its goals.Elad Benari, 5/24/2019, 4:15 AM

Rouhani: Our choice today is resistance

Iranian President says he favors talks and diplomacy but not under current conditions.Elad Benari, 5/21/2019, 4:34 AM

Rouhani calls for unity to deal with US pressure

Iranian President: The pressures by enemies is unprecedented but we can move past these difficult conditions provided that we are united.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2019, 6:42 AM

'Iran will make US regret its decision to sanction us'

Iranian president demands US drop sanctions 'and apologize' - vows to make America 'regret' sanctions on Islamic republic.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2019, 1:49 PM

Rouhani: If the US threatens us, we'll make advanced centrifuges

Iran's Pres. Rouhani promises to 'mass produce' centrifuges if US continues 'pressure.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2019, 12:18 PM

Iranian President accuses Trump of 'colonialism'

Hassan Rouhani accuses US President of "colonialism" following his recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 3/27/2019, 5:43 AM

Iran to sue US individuals involved in sanctions

President Rouhani says Tehran preparing lawsuit against US individuals involved with economic sanctions imposed on the Islamic Republic.Elad Benari, 3/19/2019, 5:34 AM

Iranian president refuses foreign minister's resignation

Rouhani refuses to accept resignation of Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif' as economy shaken by the resignation.Gary Willig, 2/26/2019, 6:45 PM