Begin typing your search above and press return to search.
Time out in the wrestlers protest
access_time 2 Jun 2023 5:15 AM GMT
When the school bell rings again
access_time 1 Jun 2023 12:13 PM GMT
Manipur strife should be stemmed
access_time 30 May 2023 4:23 AM GMT
Story, screenplay and direction: Hatred
access_time 29 May 2023 8:07 AM GMT
India lagging behind in human rights
access_time 29 May 2023 4:17 AM GMT
Homechevron_rightWorldchevron_rightMerkel urges political...

Merkel urges political solution to Iran-US dispute


Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday said the world should work together for peaceful resolution of the dispute between Iran and the US, and warned against isolationism.

"I say that (a political solution) should not just be a hope, but it should be worked towards with the utmost seriousness," Merkel told audience at a gathering of Protestant churches in Dortmund, Xinhua reported.

Tensions in the Gulf region have escalated after the attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. The US has accused Iran of doing it but Iran denied it. 

Iran has also downed a US military drone. US President Donald Trump then approved an air strike against Iran but later he called it off.

The conflict would be addressed at the G20 summit in Japan next week, said Merkel, adding that Germany can help to make what it wants, that is a political and diplomatic solution.

Show Full Article
News Summary - Merkel urges political solution to Iran-US dispute
Next Story