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Iranian official says oil tanker attack won't go unpunished

Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, said a day after two missiles struck the Iranian tanker Sabiti as it traveled through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia that "vicious behavior in international waterways will not go without a response".

Iran will enrich uranium to 'any amount we want': President Rouhani

Iran's nuclear deal currently bars it from enriching uranium above 3.67%, which is enough for nuclear power plants but far below the 90% needed for weapon-grade levels


US envoy says Iran sanction working, warns against nuclear breaches

US Special Representative on Iran Brian Hook was speaking in an interview before a meeting with senior French, British and German diplomats in Paris to convince them that the Trump administration's policy of crippling sanctions was the best way to get Iran back to the negotiating table.

Indian carriers to avoid flying in affected areas of Iran airspace

Air India’s Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani said that there will be no substantial effect of this on the flag-carrier’s flights but the airline was assessing the rerouting of incoming flights.

Amid US-Iran tensions, Indian airlines to avoid Iranian airspace, says DGCA

"All Indian operators in consultation with DGCA have decided to avoid the affected part of Iranian Airspace to ensure safe travel for the passengers. They will re-route flights suitably," the DGCA said on Twitter.

Why tanker blasts in the Gulf of Oman have put the world on edge

The explosions, which the United States called deliberate attacks by Iran, may have been a tacit threat to choke off a vital artery of the global economy.


From China to UK, how global powers reacted to the tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman

While some nations have backed the US in its claims that Iran had carried out the attack, other nations have called for further talks on the attacks.

War, what is it good for? The military-industrial complex

Donald Trump’s threat to erase Iran is causing unrest elsewhere.

India stopped purchasing Iranian oil after US waivers expired: Envoy

Indian Ambassador to the US, Harsh Vardhan Shringla said India has also ended oil import from Venezuela despite feeling the pinch.

Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium: Officials

Tehran has set a July 7 deadline for Europe to set new terms for the deal, or it will enrich closer to weapons-grade levels in the Middle East that is already on edge.