Iran's President Hassan Rouhani was defending his administration before parliament after recent tensions with the US. A majority of lawmakers were not satisfied with his explanations and have referred his handling of the economy to judicial review.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dismissed a US call for talks, hours before Washington reimposed new sanctions in line with President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of a 2015 agreement over Iran's nuclear programme.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says being allies does not mean that Turkey has to follow the US, and it would not cut ties with Iran simply because the US says so.
Europe and Iran have sought a united front to save the nuclear deal that US President Donald Trump abandoned last week.
US President Donald Trump announced the US was pulling out of the landmark international nuclear accord with Iran, declaring he was making the world safer but dealing a profound blow to allies and deepening his isolation on the world stage.
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