ANALYSIS: Iran and the US are one step closer to war

The Mossad told the US that Iran may be preparing to attack US assets in the Middle East, a step that would mean war.Yochanan Visser, 5/9/2019, 12:20 AM

Trump announces new sanctions on Iran

Executive order outlines new steps to deny Iran revenue from steel, aluminum, iron and copper sectors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 10:14 PM

US renews Iran sanctions waivers for civilian nuclear work

US renews five of seven sanctions waivers allowing Russia and European nations to conduct civilian nuclear cooperation with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/4/2019, 12:04 AM

US sanctions individuals, companies for helping Hezbollah

US sanctions two men and three companies for helping Hezbollah avoid US sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2019, 8:23 AM

Trump admin considers more sanctions affecting Iran nukes

CNN claims revoking waivers could unravel key part of Iran nuclear deal they call 'signature achievement of Obama Presidency'.Mordechai Sones, 4/23/2019, 8:37 PM

US sanctions Lebanese network over Hezbollah ties

US officials announce sanctions against Lebanese network accused of helping finance Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 4/12/2019, 4:35 AM

Iran: Europe is incapable of bypassing US sanctions

Iran's Foreign Minister belittles European powers, say they are incapable of bypassing sanctions imposed on Tehran by US.Elad Benari, 4/4/2019, 6:21 AM

Iran's FM blames US for failed rescue efforts in flooded areas

Mohammad Javad Zarif says Trump's sanctions have hampered rescue efforts in flood-stricken areas of the country.Elad Benari, 4/3/2019, 6:36 AM

US mulling additional sanctions against Iran

Trump administration official says government is considering targeting areas of Iran's economy that have not been hit before.Elad Benari, 4/2/2019, 4:42 AM

Iran oil imports to Japan cease as waiver expiration nears

Japan ends imports of Iranian oil for the second time.Sara Rubenstein, 3/29/2019, 11:46 AM

Khamenei: We resisted the US sanctions

Iran’s Supreme Leader claims the country successfully resisted the US sanctions.Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 6:06 AM

Iranian FM: US sanctions are 'inhumane and illegal'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country will expand ties with nations tired of US bullying.Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 2:37 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

US urges UN to impose sanctions on Iran

United States warns Security Council that Iran's recent missile-related launches could be capable of delivering nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, 3/8/2019, 3:30 AM

Iranian FM promises to 'surprise' Trump

Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country’s response to US sanctions will come as a “surprise” to President Donald Trump.Elad Benari, 2/24/2019, 6:12 AM

Rouhani: US sanctions 'a terrorist act'

Iranian President again criticizes US sanctions against his country, says they amount to "a terrorist act".Ben Ariel, 2/21/2019, 6:44 AM

Rouhani: US sanctions are 'economic war'

Iranian President describes US sanctions imposed on Iran as an economic war.Elad Benari, 2/19/2019, 4:43 AM

Rouhani: We will not surrender to the enemy

Iranian President says Iran will stand firm in the face of US pressure.Elad Benari, 2/14/2019, 6:27 AM

EU warns Iran over ballistic missiles

EU welcomes new mechanism to bypass US sanctions on Iran, but also warns Islamic Republic over its ballistic missile program.Elad Benari, 2/5/2019, 6:10 AM

EU introduces mechanism to bypass US sanctions on Iran

Britain, France and Germany try to save 2015 nuclear deal with trade mechanism that would bypass US sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 2/1/2019, 1:14 AM

Rouhani: We're facing unprecedented pressure

Iranian president admits Iran "facing the biggest pressure and economic sanctions in the past 40 years."Guy Cohen, 1/31/2019, 2:30 PM

US sanctions Iranian airlines and fighters in Syria

Treasury sanctions two Iran-backed foreign fighter militias in Syria and two airlines that help send weapons to Syria.Elad Benari, 1/25/2019, 1:17 AM

Germany bans Iran's national airline

Iranian Transportation Minister announces Iran Air sanctioned by Germany days after ban on Iran's Mahan Air.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2019, 7:10 PM

Germany sanctions Iranian airline

Germany bans Mahan Air which is identified with the Iranian Revolutionary Guard.Elad Benari, 1/22/2019, 6:08 AM

Iran ignores warnings

Satellite images indicate Tehran preparing to launch satellite to space on missile despite UN restrictions on advanced missile development.Mordechai Sones, 1/14/2019, 8:27 PM

Iran's Supreme Leader: US leaders are 'first-class idiots'

Iran’s Supreme Leader mocks US leaders but also acknowledges US sanctions are pressuring Iran.Elad Benari, 1/10/2019, 6:04 AM

Russia blames US for Iranian presence near Israeli border

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister tells i24News deal to move Iranian military from Syrian border failed because of US oil sanctions.Gary Willig, 1/9/2019, 9:54 PM

EU sanctions Iranian intelligence unit

European Union freezes assets of an Iranian intelligence unit and two of its staff in response to its actions in Denmark and France.Ben Ariel, 1/9/2019, 5:00 AM

US sanctions are destroying Iran's economy - critics were wrong

In May 2018 whenTrump left the Iran Deal, liberals claimed the sanctions would fail - the numbers tell a different story. Jeff Dunetz, 1/3/2019, 7:05 PM

Rouhani: US won't bring us down to our knees

Iranian President unveils tough new budget in wake of US sanctions, but vows US will be defeated.Elad Benari, 12/26/2018, 4:07 AM

Iranian FM: We've perfected the art of evading sanctions

Mohammad Javad Zarif says US sanctions will have no impact on his country's policies.Elad Benari, 12/16/2018, 3:24 AM

US sanctions former Israeli general over South Sudan

Retired Israeli major general Israel Ziv among three sanctioned by US Treasury over their roles in South Sudan's civil war.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/14/2018, 8:11 PM

House backs bill targeting groups that use human shields

US House of Representatives approves bill that would target for sanctions Hezbollah and Hamas for using civilians as human shields.Elad Benari, 12/12/2018, 3:36 AM

US sanctions three North Korean officials

US imposes sanctions on three North Korean officials over country's human rights record. Among those sanctioned is Kim's right-hand man.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2018, 4:38 AM

Rouhani: US sanctions are 'economic terrorism'

Iranian President blasts US sanctions against his country, says they are designed to create panic.Elad Benari, 12/9/2018, 6:13 AM

Rouhani: If we can't export oil, no one will

Iranian President appears to threaten to disrupt other countries’ oil shipments through the Gulf.Elad Benari, 12/5/2018, 6:10 AM

US urges Europe to sanction Iran

US special envoy for Iran calls on Europe to impose sanctions on Iran following its latest ballistic missile test.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2018, 4:35 AM

Could Israel face international sanctions over OECD agreement?

MK Moshe Gafni refuses to allow OECD anti-corruption agreement to pass unless haredi charities protected from US tax law.Gary Willig, 11/22/2018, 6:35 PM

Iran blasts 'fruitless and senseless' US sanctions

Iran’s foreign ministry denounced US sanctions imposed following discovery of Iranian-Russian network that money to Hamas and Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 11/22/2018, 6:06 AM

The Russian-Iranian deal offered to Israel

Russia reportedly proposes that Iran be granted relief from some US sanctions in in return for the removal of its forces from Syria.Elad Benari, 11/21/2018, 12:07 AM

EU ministers could support sanctions on Iran

EU foreign ministers show cautious support for economic sanctions on Iran following its attack plots in France and Denmark.Elad Benari, 11/20/2018, 4:09 AM

British Foreign Secretary to visit Iran, discuss nuclear deal

Ahead of first visit to Iran, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says nuclear deal "remains a vital component of stability".Elad Benari, 11/19/2018, 4:03 AM

Rouhani: The US will be defeated

Iranian President says US has chosen the wrong path in reimposing sanctions on his country.Elad Benari, 11/15/2018, 6:08 AM

US blacklists Nasrallah's son as a terrorist

State Department designates Jawad Nasrallah as a terrorist, imposes sanctions on him.Elad Benari, 11/14/2018, 3:38 AM

Iranian President: US sanctions have had no effect

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani downplays latest US sanctions, claims Washington had already practically reimposed them earlier.Elad Benari, 11/11/2018, 6:08 AM

Bolton: There will be even more sanctions on Iran

US National Security Adviser says two rounds of sanctions on Iran have been effective, and more are coming.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/9/2018, 10:38 PM

US to other countries: Don't allow Iranian oil tankers

State Department says allowing Iranian oil tankers into territorial waters or ports could be against newly imposed sanctions.Elad Benari, 11/8/2018, 2:36 AM

Russia: US sanctions on Iran are illegitimate

Russian Foreign Minister criticizes sanctions reimposed by the US on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/7/2018, 5:33 AM

Zarif blasts US sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister takes to YouTube to dismiss US sanctions, urges Washington to address the regional crises it has created.Elad Benari, 11/7/2018, 1:07 AM

Iran urges UN to act against US sanctions

Iran says new US sanctions are illegal, urges UN to hold Washington accountable.Elad Benari, 11/6/2018, 5:36 AM

Bolton: More sanctions on Iran are coming

National security adviser says administration is planning even more sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/6/2018, 1:04 AM

Netanyahu responds to new Iranian sanctions: A historic day

Netanyahu responds to the activation of the new wave of sanctions on Iran: "I thank President Trump on his brave and important decision"Ezra Sanders, 11/5/2018, 10:55 PM

Pompeo: Iran sanctions will be the toughest ever

US Secretary of State pushes back against criticism from some conservatives that latest Iran sanctions do not go far enough.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2018, 3:12 AM

UAE: Iran's aggression to blame for US sanctions

United Arab Emirates minister says Iran's "aggressive policies" are responsible for the reimposition of US sanctions on Tehran.Elad Benari, 11/4/2018, 4:23 AM

'Iran's economy has hit a new low'

Netanyahu thanks the US for slapping new sanctions on the Islamic Republic as new anti-Iran laws take effect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2018, 7:15 PM

Europe blasts US reimposition of Iran sanctions

France, Germany, Britain and the EU condemn US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran, say 2015 deal was essential for security.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 9:57 PM

US reimposes all sanctions on Iran

Trump administration reimposes all sanctions on Iran that were lifted under 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 8:12 PM