Iran slams US over threat of 'strongest sanctions in history'

Condemnation follows Washington's new demands over Tehran's nuclear programme.

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    Iran has condemned the United States for its threat of the "strongest sanctions in history".

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo outlined new demands for Tehran in a speech on Monday.

    Al Jazeera's Zein Basravi reports from Tehran.


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