Iran's newly re-elected president has dismissed US President Donald Trump's calls for the region to isolate Tehran. Peace in the Middle East could only be possible with Iran at the table, Rouhani said.
Despite a history of hostile comments on Islam, Donald Trump has asked Muslim leaders to fight Islamic extremism. Echoing the sentiments of his predecessors, he said the West's fight was not with the religion itself.
The United States has announced military deals worth $110 billion with Saudi Arabia. President Donald Trump is at the start of an eight-day tour that will take him to Riyadh, Jerusalem, the Vatican and European capitals.
The US has extended sanctions relief on Iran as part of an international nuclear accord. The economic benefits of the deal are a prime issue in Iran's presidential vote on Friday.
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