Hassan Rouhani Warns Cannot Allow Protests To Cause "Insecurity" In Iran
Monday, November 18, 2019, 7:53 AM
Iranian-President Hassan Rouhani warned that riot-hit Iran could not allow "insecurity" after two days of unrest killed two people and saw authorities arrest dozens and restrict internet access. "Protesting is the people's right, but protesting is different from rioting. We should not allow insecurity in the society," he said. In Tehran on Saturday, protesters were seen burning tyres on a street and shouting slogans.
Donald Trump Warns Any Conflict With Iran "Wouldn't Last Long"
Thursday, June 27, 2019, 8:41 AM
President Donald Trump said Wednesday he does not want a war with Iran but warned that if fighting does break out, it "wouldn't last very long," even as Iran's president tried to tamp down soaring tensions. Trump also hinted that any conflict would be waged with air strikes, saying there would no US boots on the ground.
US Is "Leader Of World Terrorism", Says Iran President Hassan Rouhani
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 6:18 PM
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US was the real "leader of world terrorism" after Washington blacklisted Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a "foreign terrorist organisation". "Who are you to label revolutionary institutions as terrorists?" Rouhani asked in a speech broadcast live by state-television. "You want to use terrorist groups as tools against the nations of the region... you are the leader of world terrorism.