US angry with Tehran for disrupting its plans in Iraq, Syria and Lebanon — Khamenei

In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks at a public gathering at his residence in Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. Iran's supreme leader said Wednesday the United States cannot be trusted to lift sanctions in a future nuclear deal and that Tehran should instead develop an "economy of resistance." A portrait of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini hangs in background. (AP Photo/Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader)
The Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei stated on Wednesday that the United States is angry at Tehran for disrupting its plans in Iraq, Syria and Lebanon, Iranian media reported.

Khamenei referred to the US as “an agent of international Zionism and the creator of ISIS,” adding that Iran’s fight against the Islamic State is what makes the US president “mad” at the regime in Tehran.

The Supreme Leader also warned that if the US tears up the nuclear deal signed in 2015 which President Trump strongly opposes, Iran “will shred it.”

He added however that his country will not walk out of the agreement and thanked the European countries which have supported it.

Khamenei also said that Iran will not accept pressure from European countries over its regional policy and its missile program.”

European’s interference in Iran’s missile programme and our regional policy, the Europeans’ following of America’s bullying policy is not acceptable for Iran,” he said.