Mohammad Javad Zarif

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  • An undated picture released by irandoostan.com shows Western travelers posing for a photo near Chehel Sotoun, a Safavid-era pavilion in Isfahan, central Iran. 2017-06-05 19:08

    No restrictions for American travelers to visit Iran

    TEHRAN – Problems in issuing Iran visas for U.S. nationals have been solved so that they can easily obtain the entry permission for traveling to the country, says the chief executive of the Iranian Tour Operators Association.

  • Zarif Soleimani 2017-06-02 17:02

    In blow to former lawmaker, Zarif, Maj. Soleimani smile together  

    TEHRAN – Iranian media outlets published a smiling picture of Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif sitting on a sofa with Major General Qassem Soleimani after scandal broke Zarif had agreed to a weird swap with the U.S. to trade the commander for unrestricted banking ties with Tehran. 

  • حضور ظریف در ستاد انتخابات خارج از کشور 2017-06-01 08:57

    Zarif calls new U.S. sanctions ‘destructive’ and ‘obstructive’

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. sanctions against Iran are “destructive” and will be “obstructive”, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told reporters on Wednesday.

  • Zarif calls on former firebrand MP to apologize for false claims 2017-05-31 19:47

    Zarif calls on former firebrand MP to apologize for false claims

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on a former parliamentarian to officially apologize for his latest comments which he said were “shameful”.

  • mohammad javad zarif 2017-05-28 09:38

    Iran’s MS Society adopts white stork as its symbol

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Multiple Sclerosis Society adopted white stork as its symbol over a ceremony held in Tehran on Friday on the occasion of the World MS Day, May 31.

  • zarif 2017-05-27 09:34

    Zarif congratulates Lebanon on liberation day

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has offered his congratulations to the Lebanese people and government as well as the Hezbollah resistance movement on the 17th anniversary of the liberation of South Lebanon from the Israeli occupation.

  • zarif 2017-05-26 14:12

    ‘Beautiful Military Equipment’ Can’t Buy Middle East Peace

    Tehran — As President Trump was being feted in the palaces of the Saudi royal family after concluding a historic arms deal, Iranians were celebrating the outcome of a hard-fought election. The vote manifested the determination of Iran’s electorate to continue on the path of moderation and constructive engagement based on mutual respect that brought the world the nuclear deal in 2015.

  • bahrain 2017-05-24 23:14

    Clampdown in Bahrain result of Trump’s cozy relationship with Riyadh: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the crackdown on Bahraini protestors is the result of Donald Trump’s cozy relationship with the despots in Riyadh.

  • qassemi 2017-05-22 21:22

    Don’t sell ‘dangerous arms’ to terror supporters, Iran tells Trump

    TEHRAN – In an open reference to Saudi Arabia which is famous as the hotbed of terrorism, the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday advised the new Trump administration against selling “dangerous weapons to main supporters of terrorism”.

  • Tillerson 2017-05-21 20:40

    Tillerson doesn’t rule out talk with Zarif ‘at the right time’ 

    TEHRAN – Just two days after more than 23 million Iranians handed a second term to incumbent moderate President Hassan Rouhani, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he’ll talk with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif “at the right time”. 

  • zarif 2017-05-20 18:58

    Zarif says Iran derives stability from people

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Iran derives stability from the people and not the coalitions.

  • دیدارهای امروز محمدجواد ظریف 2017-05-16 20:47

    Iran's Zarif says talks to lift non-nuclear sanctions possible

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said it is possible to hold talk with the U.S. on removing the non-nuclear sanctions, however Washington must first prove its commitment to the nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran starts construction of National Ion Therapy Center 2017-05-15 20:44

    By: Ali Kushki

    Iran starts construction of ion therapy center

    KARAJ – Iran began building its National Ion Therapy Center with Austrian help on Monday, in a €200 million project which follow the country’s landmark nuclear deal with six world powers in July 2015.

  • Iran starts construction of National Ion Therapy Center 2017-05-15 16:12

    Iran starts construction of National Ion Therapy Center

    TEHRAN – Top Iranian officials, including nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, attended a ceremony in Alborz province to start construction of Iran National Ion Therapy Center on May 15, 2017. Tehran Times / Ali Kushki

  • zarif 2017-05-10 17:30

    By Ali Kushki

    Iran’s Zarif says Riyadh ‘dangerously’ seeking tension   

    TEHRAN – Days after the Saudi deputy crown prince ruled out dialogue with Tehran, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Saudi Arabia is pursuing a “dangerous policy” in seeking tension with Iran. 

  • zarif 2017-05-09 21:05

    Zarif urges respect for national dignity

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that the people’s dignity should be respected in the political campaigns.

  • canada 2017-05-09 21:05

    Canadian political delegation in Iran for talks

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday that a Canadian political delegation is in Tehran for talks on bilateral relations.

  • zarif 2017-05-08 21:11

    By Ali Kushki 

    Tehran, Kabul on fast track to strategic ties 

    Iran, Afghanistan agree to work on environment, education, refugee, and water sharing and fight drug smuggling and terrorism

    KABUL – Relations between Iran and Afghanistan are expected to undergo major positive shifts as the two are close to drafting a comprehensive roadmap which catapults bilateral ties to previously unseen levels. 

  • zarif 2017-05-06 22:09

    By Ali Kushki

    Iran’s Zarif heads to Afghanistan for senior talks

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif left Tehran for Kabul on Sunday morning for high-level talks with top Afghan officials.

  • zarif 2017-05-02 20:26

    Time has come for the nuclear deal to bear ‘fruition’, the foreign minister says 

    Zarif believes Trump will extend sanctions waivers 

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the next Iranian government should honor the international 2015 nuclear deal to improve Iranians’ living standards, predicting that U.S. President Donald Trump will extend sanctions waivers as enshrined in the nuclear accord. 

  • zarif 2017-04-30 20:47

    By Negar Asadi

    Zarif marks Persian Gulf National Day, urges co-op between littoral states

    TEHRAN – Marking the Persian Gulf National Day on Sunday, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the sea’s littoral states to cooperate with each other to address regional challenges.

  • zarif 2017-04-29 20:41

    Zarif calls Iran safest country for investment

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that Iran is the “safest” and “most transparent” country for economic cooperation.

  • climate change 2017-04-29 18:34

    Tehran to host Iran-EU climate change seminar

    TEHRAN — Iran and the European Union will hold a seminar on climate change and global warming here on Sunday.

  • zarif 2017-04-25 20:46

    Human society needs to embrace diversity, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that human society is in desperate need of embracing the enriching diversity within and between civilizations.

  • Zarif 2017-04-22 20:44

    By Ali Kushki

    Pakistan’s speaker in Iran as Sharif takes reins of Saudi-led coalition 

    TEHRAN – As the Pakistani Speaker of National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq arrived in Tehran on Monday for a five-day visit, Islamabad agreed with its former Army Chief General Raheel Sharif to head to Saudi Arabia to command the Saudi-led coalition against Yemen.  

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) and his Kyrgyz counterpart Erlan Abdyldaev attend a joint press conference in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on April 19, 2017. 2017-04-22 19:12

    Kyrgyzstan to simplify visa process for Iranian visitors

    TEHRAN – Kyrgyzstan will simplify bureaucracy for Iranian visitors and business travelers in a bid to deepen bilateral ties, its foreign minister said on April 19.

  • A poster for the Ancient Civilizations Forum 2017-04-22 18:52

    Iran to join ancient civilizations forum in Athens

    TEHRAN – An international forum on ancient civilizations will be held in Athens on April 24, with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif representing Iran amongst counterparts from nine other countries.

  • zarif 2017-04-21 20:06

    Zarif advises Tillerson to learn from past

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has advised U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson to take lessons from the failure of former U.S. officials’ hostile policies against Iran.