Rex Tillerson


  • Trump injected tougher anti-Iran words into nuclear deal letter 2017-04-26 20:49

    Trump injected tougher anti-Iran words into nuclear deal letter

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Donald Trump personally intervened to inject tougher anti-Iran language into a recent State Department letter to Congress that confirmed Iran has been honoring its commitments under the nuclear deal, an American official familiar with the matter has said.

  • zarif 2017-04-21 20:06

    Zarif advises Tillerson to learn from past

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has advised U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson to take lessons from the failure of former U.S. officials’ hostile policies against Iran.

  • Tillerson 2017-04-19 20:47

    U.S. says Iran complying with nuclear deal, yet vows inter-agency review 

    TEHRAN – In a press statement on Tuesday, the U.S. Department of State notified the Congress that Iran is complying with the nuclear deal, the very first such notification under the Trump administration. 

  • Zarif, Lavrov, Muallem to meet in Moscow 2017-04-12 20:40

    Zarif, Lavrov, Muallem to meet in Moscow

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will head to Moscow on Friday to hold talks with Russian and Syrian counterparts on the latest developments in the Syrian battlefield after the recent U.S. missile attack. 

  • U.S.  missile attack on Syria 2017-04-07 12:41

    By Ali Kushki

    U.S. draws Iran rebuke over missile attack on Syrian airfield  

    TEHRAN – Iran has strongly condemned the U.S. for its missile attack on an airfield in Syria on Friday morning, warning that such unilateral measures will “strengthen failing terrorists” in the Syrian battlefield.

  • Mogherini-Tillerson 2017-03-08 04:14

    By Uri Savir

    What EU’s Mogherini, Tillerson agreed on

    The European Union finds itself at a crossroads, as important changes are taking place both inside and outside of Europe. And the outcome of this crossroads will undoubtedly affect many regions in the world, including the Middle East.

  • U.S. 2017-02-28 00:45

    By Frida Ghitis

    Who, exactly, is running U.S. foreign policy?

    Not a day goes by in the Netherlands without President Donald Trump making news. If you're an American traveling overseas, you have likely been buttonholed by locals asking you to explain what is going on with the new administration.

  • Zarif, Bogdanov meet in Tehran 2017-02-18 20:30

    No get-together between Zarif, Tillerson in Germany, spokesman

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi ruled out on Saturday a possible meeting between the Iranian foreign minister and his American counterpart on the sidelines of the Munch Security Conference in Germany.

  • OPEC, Trump, and the oil market future 2017-01-27 19:52

    Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    OPEC, Trump, and the oil market future

    Will America First Energy Plan pay off?

    Shortly after Trump’s presidential inauguration, he announced that his administration will embrace the shale oil and gas revolution to bring jobs and prosperity to millions of Americans and will make a shift to border-adjusted corporate tax (BTA).

  • مصاحبه با مجید تخت روانچی 2017-01-13 20:19

    Iran says U.S. can’t renegotiate nuclear deal 

    TEHRAN – Just a week away from President-elect Donald Trump to take office, Iran is increasingly toughening rhetoric against the U.S. for a possible dishonoring of the 2015 international nuclear deal, saying it won’t allow reigniting the debate.  

  • Tillerson 2016-12-14 16:27

    President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State. President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State.

    Can Tillerson succeed as secretary of state?

    Having worked for half a dozen of his predecessors, here are several takeaways on the significance of his appointment.

  • Tillerson 2016-12-13 17:09

    Trump picks Exxon chief Tillerson as secretary of state

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump announced Exxon Mobil Corp's Rex Tillerson as his choice for secretary of state on Tuesday, praising the business leader as a successful international deal maker who has led a global operation.

  • Trump-Reagan 2016-12-12 16:27

    Trump continues to confound his critics

    Donald Trump’s appointments to his new administration continue to confound critics of the president-elect.