A handout picture released by the official website of the Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei shows him (L) giving his official seal of approval during the swearing in ceremony of President Hassan Rouhani (R) to serve his second term, as deputy chief of supreme leader's office Vahid Haghanian (C) looks on in Tehran on August 3, 2017.
It is noted that no sitting president in Iran has failed to win a second term since 1981. Among those in attendance at the ceremony was former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who fell out of favour with the establishment and was notably barred from standing as a candidate.
Rouhani had won the presidential elections by a huge margin in May this year.
The law also imposed new sanctions on Russian Federation and North Korea.
On foreign policies, Leader underlined that "international interaction must not make us neglect enemy's plots as some of foreign states just seek destruction of Iran", he said.
"Today, Iranians have learned how to take measures concerning the enemy's plots and Iranian officials know how to deal with the enemy".
"My Administration will give careful and respectful consideration to the preferences expressed by the Congress in these various provisions and will implement them in a manner consistent with the President's constitutional authority to conduct foreign relations", Trump said in the statement. French energy giant Total defied USA pressure in July by signing a multi-billion-dollar gas deal with Iran.
The accord lifted the nuclear-related sanctions against Iran in exchange for certain restrictions on its nuclear activities.
Khamenei, who has the last word on all major issues of state, formally endorsed Rouhani as president in a ceremony broadcast live on state television on Thursday, after the pragmatist romped to re-election on May 19.
The bill seeks to ban anyone dealing with Iran's ballistic missile programme from entering the USA, and blocks transactions on properties held in the U.S.by people associated with the programme.
Ayatollah Khamenei made the remarks during the endorsement ceremony of the 12th Iranian Presidency, state-run news agency IRNA reported.
During the event, Rouhani received his validation edict from the Leader and was officially validated into the office for the second time.
The swearing-in ceremony for President Rouhani will be held at the Iranian parliament on Saturday, August 5.
His nearest conservative challenger Ebrahim Raisi got 38.5 percent of the ballots.
Three protesters were admitted to hospitals with bullet injuries and several others sustained pellet injuries in the clashes. Meanwhile, clashes broke out between the security forces and stone-pelting protesters as news of Dujana's death spread.
Perdue said during remarks at the White House that a bill to protect USA workers like this is "why we're here". His involvement will put him at the center of efforts to make changes to the legal immigration system.
Although the president had called for changes to the bill, the White House has said the president plans to sign it. She did not say whether Trump would sign or veto the measure when it reaches his desk.
As we reported earlier today , Mazda and Toyota have indeed taken a step towards increased collaboration, particularly in the U.S. Under the deal announced on Friday , Toyota and Mazda will both acquire shares of each other.
Khan himself has refrained from commenting on the matter directly and only touched upon it through a series of recent tweets. He said Imran Khan overlooked corruption in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa because it was being committed by his own party leaders.
The raid happened at a time when Shivakumar was overseeing the stay of 44 Congress MLAs from Gujarat at a resort near Bengaluru . Congress leader Anand Sharma said it is now becoming a trend to blatantly misuse powers of the state.
For our teams to be chosen to come and play in the NBA preseason is a great endorsement of the NBL and Australian basketball. The NBL begins on October 5, which will require some quick turnarounds for the Australians clubs.
The Lebanese army has been primarily engaged in a fight against ISIS positions in the area of Ras Baalbek near the Syrian border. Journalists look at parked buses that will transfer Nusra Front militants in Jroud Arsal , Syria-Lebanon border, July 31, 2017.
Despite his displeasure with the sanctions, Tillerson said of the president, "all indications are he will sign that bill". The sequencing of all of that, we're open to, as long as that is the that's is achieved at the end", he said.
Nearly all the phones have been subjected to several leaks, but the company hasn't confirmed any of it yet. Along with the invite, there was an attached promo image which revealed the coming of dual cameras .
Trump's approval rating down to 33%
The poll's findings also mark a new high for the president's disapproval rating , which now stands at 61 percent of voters. Trump's highest Gallup approval rating was 46 percent on January 25.
Kenya: Elections official found dead a week before elections
Electoral commission chairman Wafula Chebukati met with protesters and said the commission is determined to do its job. Chebukati asked the government to provide security for all IEBC employees so Kenyans can have a free and fair election.
Sky Sports confirms Mayweather v McGregor PPV prices
The viewers will be charged $99 to watch the fight in HD (similar to the charges of viewing Mayweather-Pacquiao fight 2015 in HD). We're told it will be a 3 round fight for the very, very lightweight championship of the world.