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Iran’s Top Commander Rejects Talks with US

TEHRAN (defapress)- Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri dismissed any possibility for talks with the US.
News ID: 82380    Publish Date : 2020/10/26

Iran Rejects US Envoy’s Comments on Afghan Peace Talks

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Embassy in Kabul dismissed comments from US special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation about Tehran’s “insufficient support” for the Afghan peace process, reaffirming the Islamic Republic’s backing for the intra-Afghan negotiations.
News ID: 81642    Publish Date : 2020/07/26

Iran Rejects UN Secretariat Allegations on Missile Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry dismissed allegations made by the UN Secretariat that the missiles used in attacks on Saudi oil facilities last year were of Iranian origin, saying the accusations have been raised under political pressures from Washington and Riyadh.
News ID: 81310    Publish Date : 2020/06/13

Pentagon Rejects Reports US Leaving Iraq

TEHRAN (defapress) – The United States has no plans to pull its troops out of Iraq, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said, following reports by Reuters and other media of an American military letter informing Iraqi officials about repositioning troops in preparation for leaving the country.
News ID: 79819    Publish Date : 2020/01/07

Iran Rejects Media Fuss over Australian Prisoner

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyed Abbas Mousavi shrugged off the media hype over the imprisonment of Australian woman Kylie Moore-Gilbert in Iran.
News ID: 79715    Publish Date : 2019/12/29

IRGC Rejects Rumors about Top Commander’s Martyrdom

TEHRAN (defapress) – Spokesman for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) General Ramezan Sharif dismissed as a lie recent rumors that Commander of IRGC Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh has been martyred in an Israeli missile attack on Syria.
News ID: 79667    Publish Date : 2019/12/24

Syria rejects statement on Iran at Mecca summit

TEHRAN (defapress) – Syria rejected the statement issued after Mecca-hosted summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), saying it is an unacceptable interference in the internal affairs of Syria.
News ID: 77619    Publish Date : 2019/06/01

Iranian Deputy FM Rejects Direct, Indirect Talks with US

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyed Abbas Araqchi in a meeting with Omani Foreign Minister Yousef bin Alawi reiterated that no direct or indirect talks are underway with Washington.
News ID: 77567    Publish Date : 2019/05/27

Iran Rejects Report on Condition for Staying in JCPOA

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Iranian Foreign Ministry’s spokesman rejected a report by Reuters about Tehran’s condition for staying in the 2015 nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), saying such reports can spoil “the needed atmosphere for serious diplomacy”.
News ID: 77397    Publish Date : 2019/05/14

EU rejects Iran’s 60-day ultimatum on JCPOA

TEHRAN (defapress) – The EU has rejected Iran’s ultimatum on JCPOA, which calls on the bloc to make good on their commitments to the nuclear deal in the next two months or Tehran would start suspending some of its own.
News ID: 77311    Publish Date : 2019/05/09

Trump Claims London Spied on Him, UK Rejects Accusation

TEHRAN (defapress)- US President Donald Trump accused UK spying agencies of monitoring him at the behest of the Barack Obama administration, but London has rejected the claim.
News ID: 77024    Publish Date : 2019/04/25

UK Parliament Approves Brexit Delay, Rejects Second Referendum

TEHRAN (defapress)- British lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to seek a delay in Britain's exit from the European Union, setting the stage for Prime Minister Theresa May to renew efforts to get her divorce deal approved by parliament next week.
News ID: 76202    Publish Date : 2019/03/15

Senate Rejects Border Declaration in Major Rebuke of Trump, President Vows to Veto Bill

TEHRAN (defapress)- The Senate voted on Thursday to nix President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration to construct the US-Mexico border wall, setting up the first veto battle with his White House.
News ID: 76201    Publish Date : 2019/03/15

Yemen’s Ansarullah Slams WFP for 'Rotten' Food Aid, Rejects Accusations

TEHRAN (defapress) – Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement on Tuesday rejected UN accusations of selling aid meant for civilians, slamming the World Food Program for sending "rotten food" to the war-torn country.
News ID: 74699    Publish Date : 2019/01/01

FM spox rejects claims of SPV only covering humanitarian products

TEHRAN (defapress) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ghasemi said Mon. that the EU-Iran trade mechanism, aimed at bypassing US sanctions against Tehran, is not restricted to transactions regarding medicine and food products.
News ID: 74385    Publish Date : 2018/12/17

Iran Rejects US Notion of Renegotiating JCPOA

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry slammed as “pointless” a US official’s idea of renegotiating the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, stressing that Tehran would not test what has been already tested.
News ID: 74292    Publish Date : 2018/12/13

CNN Reporter Rejects White House Claim:

I Didn’t Put My Hands on Intern

TEHRAN (defapress)- CNN reporter Jim Acosta on Wednesday denied the White House's claim that he became physical with a young female White House intern during a heated exchange earlier that day with President Donald Trump.
News ID: 73567    Publish Date : 2018/11/08

Guardian Council rejects CFT bill

TEHRAN(defapress)– The Guardian Council has rejected the bill on joining of Iran to the Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) convention.
News ID: 73492    Publish Date : 2018/11/04

Trump Rejects India’s R-Day Invitation over Iran, S-400 Deal

TEHRAN (defapress) – US President Donald Trump has rejected India’s invitation as the guest of honor for the country's next Republic Day on January 26, 2019 over South Asian country’s defense purchases from Russia and oil imports from Iran, the White House said.
News ID: 73343    Publish Date : 2018/10/28

Hezbollah Rejects Israeli PM ‘Delusions’ About 'Hidden Missile Sites'

TEHRAN (defapress)- Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement described the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as delusional after he attacked the movement in his recent address to the UN General Assembly.
News ID: 72758    Publish Date : 2018/09/29