Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif turned the tables on Washington's efforts to isolate the regime, saying Monday that it is in fact the US, Israel, and Saudi Arabia who are isolated in their hostility towards Iran. "Our crews that are on board our ships are well rehearsed, well prepared by the U.S. Navy when they come into our area", Votel said.
"We are in solidarity with the European Union position, obviously we are closely monitoring this and we are doing everything possible on the diplomatic level to stimulate a direct dialogue between the United States and Iran, and we think that dialogue should always prevail", he said.
Donald Trump also firmly stated that those nations that disobey and continue trade with Iran after the November 4 deadline will "not be doing business with the United States".
Iran launched the exercise in the Gulf last week, sending dozens of small attack boats out into the Strait of Hormuz - a vital, oil-shipping waterway that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani last month threatened to shut down.
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"NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE", Trump wrote.
Already facing broad economic fallout as their currency implodes, Iranians are wondering how the next phase of the crisis in USA relations will play out - and what, exactly, America's long-term strategy is toward their country. "We can't get drawn into a confrontation with America by falling into this war room trap and playing on a battlefield".
Since it unilaterally pulled out of the deal in May, Washington has told other countries that they must halt all imports of Iranian oil from November 4, or face USA financial measures.
The report said the two discussed significant worldwide issues and mutual interests, likely including both country's ongoing nuclear negotiations with the USA, and "welcomed further enhancement of relations", according to the state-owned Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).
And they said Trump Jr., Kushner and White House staffers had made a "full disclosure" about that session to Mueller and Congress. US President Donald Trump admitted his son, Donald Jr (seen here), met with a Russian lawyer in Trump Tower in 2016.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hopes to find a solution to his defensive headache after being left with two fit centre-backs. I am very happy here", Fekir told Lyon's in-house TV station after returning to training following a post-World Cup break.
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The jury has heard how Manafort made tens of millions of dollars for political work with pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine. Gates pleaded guilty in February to a bank fraud conspiracy charge in exchange for testifying against his former boss.
Further roiling the trade debate is the falling value of the Chinese currency, which makes its exports cheaper around the world. Two Trump administration officials told reporters on a conference call that Trump remains open to communications with Beijing .
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DMK cadres continued to mass in large numbers outside the Kauvery Hospital where Karunanidhi, 94, has been admitted since July 28. As a script writer he would have lived a life of obscurity in the shadows of film stars who enjoy cult status in Tamil Nadu.
Denson, authorities say, first stole a vehicle from a local auto shop and then drove to the water with her daughter. About halfway across the river, witnesses said she tossed the child into the water and then started wading out.
Facebook also put Jones into a penalty box, preventing him from posting any updates to the service for 30 days. In a statement , a YouTube spokesperson said the decision follows prior warnings to Jones about his content.
Neighbors are protesting an East Flatbush nail salon after police arrested a worker and a customer accused of brawling there. The video was filmed and uploaded to Facebook by one of the customers who was in the salon during the incident.
The Browns on Sunday sent wide receiver Corey Coleman to Buffalo in a trade that nets them an undisclosed future draft pick. This trade is the second one the Bills have made over the past year that involved a first-round wide receiver.
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This pledge from the United States comes at a time when the Indo-Pacific tirade between the USA and China has intensified. These span a range of areas including terrorism, cyber security, climate change, irregular migrants and maritime matters.