TEHRAN, Dec 10_Arms sales rose by nearly five percent worldwide in 2018 in a market dominated by the United States, according to a new report published Monday by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
News ID: 44486 Publish Date : 2019/12/10
TEHRAN, August 15 - Spain is willing to take some of around 150 migrants on a rescue ship that has been blocked from docking in Italy, under a broader deal being negotiated with other European nations, authorities in Madrid said on Thursday.
News ID: 43082 Publish Date : 2019/08/15
TEHRAN, August 13 - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned against an arms race in the Middle East, saying the United States has turned the Persian Gulf region into a "tinderbox ready to blow up" by selling weaponry to certain regional countries.
News ID: 43002 Publish Date : 2019/08/13
TEHRAN, Jul 18 - The U.S. Congress is heading for a showdown with President Donald Trump after the House voted to block his administration from selling billions of dollars in weapons and maintenance support to Saudi Arabia.
News ID: 42130 Publish Date : 2019/07/18
TEHRAN, Jul 4 - Migrants who survived the deadly airstrike on a Libyan detention center say they had been conscripted by a local militia to work in an adjacent weapons workshop.
News ID: 41577 Publish Date : 2019/07/04
TEHRAN, Jun 24 -Europe proved to be the biggest spender on US-made arms last year, and is expected to retain a devouring appetite for the weapons in near future, shows one report.
News ID: 41067 Publish Date : 2019/06/24
TEHRAN, Jun 21 -Press TV’s Roshan Salih says the chorus of opposition against the United Kingdom’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia continues to grow louder across Britain.
News ID: 40947 Publish Date : 2019/06/21
TEHRAN, Jun 10 - US senators are pushing hard against a raft of planned arms sales to Saudi Arabia after President Donald Trump said he was circumventing Congress to push them through.
News ID: 40580 Publish Date : 2019/06/10
TEHRAN, Jun 6 -China has voiced serious concerns about a reported plan by the United States to sell Taiwan more than $2 billion worth of tanks and weapons amid heightened tensions between Washington and Beijing.
News ID: 40437 Publish Date : 2019/06/06
TEHRAN, Jun 4 -Newly-released figures show that France increased its weapons sales to Saudi Arabia by 50 percent last year despite growing international concern about the atrocities committed in a Saudi-led war on Yemen.
News ID: 40364 Publish Date : 2019/06/04
TEHRAN, May 25 - US officials insist on the policy of exporting arms to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to protect job opportunities of the military industrial complex in the United States, says a commentator.
News ID: 39812 Publish Date : 2019/05/25
TEHRAN, May 10 - The spokesman for Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement has fiercely criticized the French government for supplying Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) weapons that have been used in their war on Yemen, describing the move “a clear hypocrisy to evade crimes.”
News ID: 39116 Publish Date : 2019/05/10
TEHRAN, May 06 -China on Monday dismissed a suggestion that it would talk with the United States and Russia about a new accord limiting nuclear arms , saying it would not take part in any trilateral nuclear disarmament negotiations.
News ID: 38913 Publish Date : 2019/05/06
TEHRAN, Apr 28 - The European Union warned Saturday that US President Donald Trump's rejection of a UN treaty designed to regulate the global arms trade would hamper the global fight against illicit weapons trafficking, AFP reported.
News ID: 38562 Publish Date : 2019/04/28
TEHRAN, Apr 27 - U.S. President Donald Trump's proposals on nuclear arms disarmament is "not serious," a Kremlin spokesman said on Saturday.
News ID: 38525 Publish Date : 2019/04/27
TEHRAN, Apr 05 - An American think tank says it has found new data showing US arms deals with Saudi Arabia and the UAE are "dramatically understated" and billions more than previously reported.
News ID: 37449 Publish Date : 2019/04/05
TEHRAN, Apr 04 -A delegation of Israeli security officials has left classified documents about weapon deals on a table in Ben Gurion Airport as it was heading to India, where it was scheduled to hold talks with high-ranking military figures.
News ID: 37380 Publish Date : 2019/04/03
TEHRAN, Apr 04 - Turkey will not turn back from a major arms deal with Russia despite the US suspension of Ankara from the F-35 fighter-jet program, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Wednesday.
News ID: 37379 Publish Date : 2019/04/03
TEHRAN, Mar 01 - The German government will extend the halt on arms exports - due to run until March 9 - to Saudi Arabia by two weeks, magazine Der Spiegel reported on Friday, without citing its sources.
News ID: 36086 Publish Date : 2019/03/01
TEHRAN, Feb 25 - The Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), which is part of the ruling coalition, says it has plans to extend an embargo on arms supplies to Saudi Arabia despite pressure from major European countries not to do so.
News ID: 35937 Publish Date : 2019/02/26