Turning to the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran after Trump unilaterally quit the 2015 nuclear pact, Altmaier stressed the importance of keeping European business deals in Iran alive.
Still, Khamenei doesn't see an Iranian-US war coming down the pike anytime soon.
Other hint it has only exacerbated long-standing problems within Iran - and pressure has mounted from within the system on President Hassan Rouhani to improve his management of the economy and tackle corruption. Iranian officials already rejected the offer but it is the first time Khamenei has publicly commented.
"If by some force of circumstance there was a possibility for the Iranian government to speak directly with the American regime, we would never negotiate with the current USA government", Khamenei said.
"America's withdrawal from the nuclear deal is a clear proof that America can not be trusted", state TV quoted Khamenei as telling a gathering attended by thousands of Iranians.
The imposed sanctions target Iran's gold and precious metals, as well as the purchase of cars manufactured in the USA and U.S. dollars.
They also appeared to rule out any hope of fresh talks with Washington, which US President Donald Trump had proposed after walking out of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal and reimposing sanctions. "We have never started a war and they will not confront Iran militarily", he siad. "Even if we ever-impossible as it is-negotiated with the USA, it would never ever be with the current USA administration", he adds in a follow-up tweet.
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Chris Taylor and Brian Dozier homered in a three-run ninth inning that snapped a 5-5 tie, and Los Angeles beat Colorado in Denver. In Cleveland, Michael Brantley's ninth-inning single gave the Indians their second straight walk-off victory over Minnesota.
Erdogan says crash of lira ‘political plot’ against Turkey
But experts argue that the central bank should instead raise interest rates to ease inflation and to support the currency. Erdogan has been putting pressure on the central bank not to raise interest rates in an attempt to help borrowers.
The Supreme Leader criticised Mr Rouhani's government after a sharp fall in the Rial currency prompted angry protests from citizens.
"I do not call it betrayal but a huge mistake in management".
Although the other parties to the agreement - Britain, France, Germany, China and Russian Federation - have vowed to resist United States sanctions, many foreign companies have already abandoned projects in Iran for fear of U.S. penalties.
European countries, which still back the 2015 deal, fear Trump's moves will undermine Rouhani and strengthen the hand of his hardline rivals in the clerical establishment.
More than 60 people, including several officials, have been arrested on charges that carry the death penalty.
There was also a show of military resolve as Defence Minister Amir Hatami unveiled a next generation short-range ballistic missile and vowed to further boost the country's missile capabilities.
Distance the ball was over the line, according to goal-line technology, as Tottenham led through Jan Vertonghen . The best came in the 85th minute when Salomon Rondon had a shot deflect off the crossbar.
But he reiterated his threat that tariffs on auto imports could be in store for the USA neighbor to the north: " Canada must wait. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Friday evening, praising Mexico and threatening Canada.
On the other hand, West Ham has confirmed the signing of striker Perez after reaching an agreement with England's Arsenal . West Ham also sold one player on deadline day, shipping 18-year-old Portuguese midfielder Domingos Quina to Watford.
Because the Walk of Fame, which holds 2,500 stars, is the property of the City of Los Angeles , the city has the final decision. The star, of course, has been a means for the populace to register their disgust with the sitting President/America .
Although he downplayed the Dollar's strength, he once again summoned God to be on the Turkish side against the US. Last week, a Turkish delegation went to Washington and met American counterparts but there was no breakthrough.
A few changes to future Oscars telecasts have been announced on Wednesday by The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences . The 54-member board of governors announced the creation of a category for "outstanding achievement in popular film".
She also met Queen Elizabeth II , Harry's grandmother, while having tea at Windsor Castle with her daughter and future son-in-law. Each of Samantha's tweets was directed to Kensington Palace, with the final one saying claiming the royal marriage won't last.
Some participants scuffled with riot police when they tried to break through a police line guarding the government offices. Over 400 people received medical care at the square that night and two gendarmes were attacked, it said.
Earlier on Friday, residents told the Associated Press that Taliban fighters were freely roaming the streets of the city. Danish said at least 25 security forces had died in the fighting along with 150 Taliban fighters.
President Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, says she may have broken the law by recording private conversations at the White House . Trump aides have sought to aggressively counter her claims, which coincide with the release of the ex-aide's new tell-all book.
James' Park will be the hosting ground as Spurs will be hoping to claim all three points against Newcastle United . Jan Vertonghen conceded Tottenham rode their luck in the opening 2-1 Premier League win at Newcastle United .
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They didn't get their initial first down in the game until there was 5 minutes, 47 seconds remaining in the first half. Siemian, who began his career with the Broncos, came on to hit on 11 of 17 passes with one interception.
I fear being fined if I speak out, Pogba says
After a few moments, Sanchez tried to convince Pogba to hand him the ball, but the World Cup victor refused to stand down. However, the Telegraph report insists the Frenchman is set to stay at Manchester United , but wants more backing.
Boateng cools on United interest
Manchester United is not an option for Jerome Boateng despite eyeing a move away from Bayern Munich . The Germany worldwide was being targeted by United and Arsenal, with Bayern demanding £44.5m.
Liverpool manager Klopp confident Alisson will settle quickly
Liverpool now have a full eight days to recover until their second league game of the season against Crystal Palace on August 20. What are your prospects for this season? " West Ham will play, for sure, a good season but they are not the Uniteds, the Citys".