Seventeen people were killed and more than 40 injured last Wednesday when three gunmen stormed the parliament building in the centre of Tehran and two more the mausoleum of the Islamic Republic's founding father, ...
"America is a terrorist country and backs terrorism... therefore, we can not normalize ties with such a country", Khamenei said.
One day prior to the terrorist attacks in Tehran, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Iran had to be "punished" for what he called "its interference in the region".
He mentioned that Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline was a significant project to develop good relations with Iran, but the USA and Saudi administrations have been pressuring Islamabad to abandon the project. Major General Mostafa Izadi, deputy chief of staff of Iran's armed forces, said Sunday that the government in Tehran had "documents and information" showing Washington's support of the extremist Sunni Islamist group.
Iran repeated accusations that Saudi Arabia funds Islamic militants including Islamic State.
Speaking alongside his Norwegian counterpart Børge Brende in Oslo on Monday, Zarif called out Washington for failing to deliver on the deal, hailing the milestone agreement between Iran, US and five other world powers as "an important achievement for the worldwide community in reducing tension and preventing an unnecessary crisis from taking a toll on peace and security".
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During a Tuesday meeting on the sidelines of the Oslo Forum, Zarif and Ivo Stier highlighted the significance of enhanced bilateral ties between Tehran and Zagreb.
The Islamic State group (IS) claimed responsibility for the twin attacks that killed 17 people and wounded dozens.
Riyadh has severed its diplomatic relations with Iran.
In a separate tweet, he wrote "that (the) U.S arms a terrorist group is what causes instability" before asking "Who created ISIS?".
The comments sparked an immediate backlash from Iran.