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Iran foreign minister scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

Zarif's comments came hours after Trump, who is visiting Saudi Arabia, urged Arab and Islamic leaders to unite and defeat Islamist extremists. Trump singled out Iran as a key sponsor of militant groups, sending a tough message to Tehran the day after Hassan Rouhani won a second term as Iran's president.

"Iran - fresh from real elections - attacked by @POTUS in that bastion of democracy & moderation. Foreign Policy or simply milking KSA of $480B?," Zarif wrote in a Twitter post, referring to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Iran and Saudi Arabia have long accused each other of sponsoring militias aligned to their competing sects of Islam in conflicts across the Middle East.

Pak polls: Leaders of major political parties under threat

Islamabad : National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta) chief Dr Suleman Ahmad on Saturday informed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) that po...

Protestor flies over Trump's golf resort in Scotland

Edinburgh : Despite all efforts to keep demonstrations away from United States President Donald Trump, a Greenpeace protester used a powered parachute...

Family visits Adiala jail to meet Nawaz, Maryam

Islamabad : Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz President Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday night visited the Adiala jail in Rawalpindi, along with his mother and o...

Dhaka: Integrated Indian visa application centre inaugurated

Dhaka : A new integrated state-of-the-art integrated Indian Visa Application Centre (IVAC) was jointly inaugurated by Home Minister Rajnath Singh and ...