You are here: Home » News-ANI » International » World
Business Standard

Iran vows retaliation over 'hostile' US sanctions

ANI  |  Tehran [Iran] 

has said that it will retaliate against the sanctions imposed by the on the of its judiciary, Ayatollah

also refused to accept any changes to its 2015 nuclear deal with the powers.

On Friday, U.S. Donald Trump, a of the 2015 accord to prevent developing nuclear arms, said that he would extend sanctions relief one last time to give and its European allies a chance to fix the "terrible flaws".

However, the U.S. imposed fresh sanctions on 14 individuals and entities over alleged human rights abuses.

said in a statement carried by state media, "The Trump regime's hostile action (against Larijani) crossed all red lines of conduct in the international community and is a violation of international and will surely be answered by a serious reaction of the Islamic Republic".

Iran's had earlier said on that Trump's decision undermined the multilateral agreement.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, January 14 2018. 00:45 IST