The bellicose interpretation was virtually universal among United States officials and media outlets, and echoed on Thursday when the Iranian Revolutionary Guards praised Rouhani's statement, and said shipping of oil through the Strait was for "all or none".
They said they remained committed to the 2015 accord and to building up economic relations with Iran, including "the continuation of Iran's export of oil and gas" and other energy products.
As tensions grow, the United States president is demanding that all countries end imports of Iranian oil by 4 November, as part of a series of 12 demands aimed at forcing Iran to behave "like a normal country".
If Iran can not sell its oil under U.S. pressure, then no other regional country will be allowed to either, said Mohammad Ali Jafari, who commands the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, Iran's most powerful military force.
If Iran can not sell its oil due to US pressure, then no other regional country will be allowed to do so either, Jafari was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency.
"Now we need to enter into the implementation stage", Zarif, speaking in Persian, told reporters gathered at the Austrian capital.
Under contingencies, the enemies can understand the meaning of Hormuz Strait "either for all, or for none", Jafari stressed.
With a third of the world's sea-borne oil passing through it every day, the Strait of Hormuz is a strategic artery linking Middle East crude producers to key markets in Asia Pacific, Europe, North America and beyond.
"Together, we stand ready to ensure the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce wherever global law allows", he added.
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says world powers and Iran have agreed to continue talking, including on economic measures, over how to save the 2015 nuclear deal.
Under the JCPOA, Iran undertook to put limits on its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of nuclear-related sanctions imposed against Tehran.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and some senior military commanders have threatened in recent days to disrupt oil shipments from Gulf countries if Washington tries to cut Tehran's exports.
Their foreign ministers agreed on an 11-point list of joint goals in Vienna, where the accord was signed three years ago with the aim of stopping Iran from building the atomic bomb in return for sanctions relief that promised greater trade and investment.
"The responsibility for the change of Iran's cooperation level with... falls on those who have created this new situation", he said, according to the Reuters news agency.
"Unfortunately, the proposed package lacked operational solution and specific method for cooperation, and featured just a set of general commitments like the previous statements by the European Union".
In a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in June, President Rouhani said Russia plays a key role in maintaining the nuclear deal after U.S. withdrawal.
Indeed, Argentinian journalist Fernando Niembro has even accused the captain of taking over squad selection duties from Sampaoli. The standout last-16 tie on paper pits France against Messi and Argentina, two teams who laboured through the group stage.
I can not answer why that happened. 'I take responsibility for that and stand up for that, but I thought it was a good team. And following their exit, the odds on England winning this summer's World Cup have shortened to 8/1.
In a statement to Reuters , Tesla noted that the company still expects to grow its solar and battery business over time. Tesla lawyers have asked for a court order to inspect Tripp's computers, emails, online messages and phone calls.
But the states say his order is riddled with caveats and fails to reunite parents and children who have already been torn apart. There were moments from Trump's visits that seemed to indicate she was there not to change the status quo, but to applaud it.
The 56-year-old actress was among the biggest television stars of the 1980s and 1990s, with roles on " Dynasty ", "T.J". The 911 call reported a disturbance at her home and when cops arrived, she appeared intoxicated and agitated.
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Southgate has rejected reports that notes from a training session revealed his starting XI for Sunday's clash with Panama. Midfielder Dele Alli hurt his thigh against Tunisia and appears set to be replaced by Ruben Loftus-Cheek against Panama.
A clothing company sold out of their charitable "I really care" jacket, which they created in response to the Melania controversy. Trump said she wanted to learn more about how these children can be reunited with their parents "as quickly as possible".
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But for the 47-year-old, who made 57 appearance for England , the memory of his own shootout failure remains vivid. In competitive games, England have a poor record, winning just one of the last eight meetings.
Kuldeep, Rahul power India to T20 win
Virat Kohli is eight runs short of becoming the first Indian, and the fourth batsman overall, to 2000 in T20Is. At least there was some improvement in the next two matches against New Zealand.
Iran vows to attack oil trade if USA sanctions bite
It added that it "remains on track to increase its production capacity to 3.5 million (barrels per day) by the end of 2018". The president stressed that no power in history has been able to make the Iranian nation give in to illogical demands.
Philippines v Australia basketball
The game was called off after the remaining Philippines players fouled themselves out, with Australia declared the victor 89-53. Mathew Wright (L) of the Philipines and Daniel Kickert of Australia fight during their FIBA World Cup Asian qualifier game.
Germany eliminated from the World Cup
For Granqvist it was his second goal from the spot in the tournament, after he also scored on a penalty kick against South Korea . Sweden took a 3-0 lead in the 74th minute, however, when Alvarez turned into the back of his own net from close range.
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They face the unsafe Colombia and will meet the victor of Sweden against Switzerland in the last eight if they come through. Lukaku has been in superb form so far in Russian Federation , scoring a brace in each of the wins over Panama and Tunisia.
Deadly Shooting Reported At Capital Gazette Newsroom In Maryland
Anne Arundel County Acting Chief William Krampf said that the gunman's intention was to cause harm and it was "targeted shooting". Renee Mutchnik, a spokeswoman for the Sun , said "we believe there are some injuries" but she did not immediately know how many.
Erdogan declares victory in Turkish presidential poll
The CHP's presidential candidate Ince also accused election reports from the Anadolu Agency of "manipulation". More than 110,000 government workers have also been dismissed under a state of emergency after the coup.
Estimated 230,000 gallons of oil spilled
Drone footage released by authorities in Iowa shows oil spreading across flooded fields following a devastating train derailment. Officials on the scene aren't sure whether floodwater from the swollen Little Rock River caused the cars to leave the tracks.
Australia, Denmark draw 1-1
If the referee gives a crappy decision against you, you used to always say "you'll get that one back". Australia could face being eliminated if they lose to Denmark and France win against Peru later on.
Nigeria, S-Arabia, others disagree over oil supply
Iran is usually not part of the committee, which includes Russia, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Oman, Kuwait, Algeria and Venezuela. Oil prices surged almost 75 percent, touching $80 a barrel, after OPEC and allies agreed to cut production in late 2016.
North Korea's Kim Jong-un makes state visit to China
Another expert said Kim's decision to visit China following his meeting with Trump did not come as a major surprise. He noted that unlike on previous visits, China's state broadcaster CCTV announced Kim's visit before his departure.