Iran President Warns of ‘War Situation’ as Sanctions Resume

The sanctions end all economic benefits America had granted Tehran for its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.

  • Published 5 November 2018
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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran greeted the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions on Monday with air defense drills and a statement from President Hassan Rouhani that the nation faces a "war situation," raising Mideast tensions as America's maximalist approach to the Islamic Republic takes hold. The sanctions end all economic benefits America had granted Tehran for its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, though Iran for now continues to abide by the accord that saw it… Read at AP News