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Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet

Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet

Iran unveiled its first domestic fighter jet on Tuesday, with President Hassan Rouhani insisting that Tehran's military strength was only designed to deter enemies and create "lasting peace".

Rouhani: US isolated on Iran sanctions, even among allies

Rouhani: US isolated on Iran sanctions, even among allies

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday the United States was more isolated than ever over sanctions against Iran, even among its allies.

Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Trump

Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Trump

President Hassan Rouhani promised Iranians the government would be able to handle the economic pressure of new US sanctions, a day after traders massed outside parliament, protesting against a sharp fall in the value of the national currency.

Rouhani says Iran may remain part of nuclear accord

Rouhani says Iran may remain part of nuclear accord

"The US withdrawal ... is a violation of morals, the correct way to carry out politics and diplomacy and against international regulations," Rouhani during a meeting with visiting Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena.

Macron, Rouhani agree on nuclear deal implementation

Macron, Rouhani agree on nuclear deal implementation

US President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he was pulling out of the landmark 2015 nuclear accord, calling it "defective at its core".

Iran says it will fiercely resist US pressure to limit its influence

Iran says it will fiercely resist US pressure to limit its influence

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday the United States would regret a decision to leave Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers and Tehran would fiercely resist US pressure to limit its influence in the Middle East.

Iran's Rouhani criticises ban on Telegram messaging app

Iran's Rouhani criticises ban on Telegram messaging app

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the ban imposed on popular messaging app Telegram by the conservative-run judiciary, saying the move was "the opposite of democracy".

Rouhani questions 'right' to seek new nuclear deal

Rouhani questions 'right' to seek new nuclear deal

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday questioned the legitimacy of demands for a fresh nuclear agreement with Tehran, after the leaders of the US and France called for a "new" deal.

US and Israel interfere in Syria, says Iran president

US and Israel interfere in Syria, says Iran president

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attacked the United States and Israel for their roles in Syria before he boarded a plane for Turkey where he was scheduled to meet President Tayyip Erdogan and visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Iran's Rouhani calls for 'year of unity' after protests

Iran's Rouhani calls for 'year of unity' after protests

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday called for a "year of unity" after recent protests as Iran celebrated 39 years since the Islamic revolution.

Ten dead in latest Iran unrest

Ten dead in latest Iran unrest

Ten people were killed overnight in the worst violence yet seen in Iran's protests, local media reported Monday, as President Hassan Rouhani vowed those breaking the law would be dealt with.

Trump's Jerusalem decision shows US not honest says Iran's Rouhani

Trump's Jerusalem decision shows US not honest says Iran's Rouhani

US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital shows that the United States lacks any respect for the legitimate rights of the Palestinian nation, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tweeted on Wednesday.