Iran Sanctions Act (ISA)

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  • Donald Trump 2017-05-18 11:58

    Trump administration renews Iran sanctions waivers

    The administration of US President Donald Trump has extended sanctions relief for Iran to uphold Washington’s part of the 2015 landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers.

  • US Republican Senator Bob Corker (left) and Democratic Senator Robert Menendez (AP file photo) 2017-03-24 02:51

    U.S. senators move to tighten sanctions on Iran

    A bipartisan group of US senators in Congress have introduced a bill that would impose tighter sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile tests and other non-nuclear activities.

  • Mohammad Nabi Habibi 2017-01-23 11:48

    ‘241 Iranian entities still under sanctions’

    TEHRAN – The secretary general of the Islamic Coalition Party on Sunday said 241 Iranian people and organizations are still under sanctions.

  • ریاست جمهوری باراک اوباما 2017-01-14 18:57

    Obama renews national emergency on Iran

    Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama extended on Friday the national emergency on Iran for another one year, citing continuous threat being posed by Iran to the U.S. even after the 2015 international nuclear deal. 

  • Manouchehr Mottaki 2016-12-25 19:54

    Ex-FM says deep state in U.S. promotes conflict with Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s former foreign minister Manouchehr Mottaki has said that the hidden masters who rule the United States are beating the drums against the Islamic Republic and the nuclear agreement.

  • برجام 2016-12-24 20:36

    Nuclear deal parties to convene on U.S. sanctions renewal

    TEHRAN – Representatives from Iran and six signatories to an international nuclear deal will convene on January 10 in Vienna at Iran’s request to consider renewal of sanctions against Tehran by Washington for another ten years. 

  • فدریکا موگرینی 2016-12-17 20:50

    Zarif writes to Mogherini, requests session over U.S. sanctions renewal

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday he had written a letter to EU Foreign Policy chief Federica Mogherini, requesting for a session with signatories to an international nuclear deal over Washington’s extension of sanctions against Iran for another ten years.  

  • zarif 2016-12-14 22:10

    Zarif says Iran pursues compliance issues through agreed-upon means

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said his country will stick to the letters of an international nuclear pact after President Hassan Rouhani commissioned him to take legal measures against the U.S. infringement of the deal.

  • President Hassan Rouhani wrote letters to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Atomic Energy Organization chief Ali Akbar Salehi 2016-12-13 17:52

    Rouhani orders work on nuclear-powered boats in response to Iran Sanctions Act 

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani wrote letters to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Atomic Energy Organization chief Ali Akbar Salehi on Tuesday asking them to take legal and technical steps in response to the extension of the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) by the U.S. Congress which is a violation of the international nuclear deal.

  • حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2016-12-09 10:50

    Rouhani says decisions on Senate bill made

    TEHRAN – Iran has come up with decisions on how to react to an anti-Iran act by the U.S. Senate which it says infringes an international nuclear deal finalized last year with six world powers. 

  • حسن روحانی 2016-12-06 21:21

    Rouhani to review measures against Senate act 

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has said he will sit down on December 7 with other members of a committee to come up with commensurate, firm responses to a recent anti-Iran act passed by the U.S. Senate. 

  • velayati 2016-12-06 21:21

    Iran-Russia cooperation has prevented spread of terrorism: Velayati

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, the senior foreign policy advisor to the Leader, said on Tuesday that cooperation between Iran and Russia has prevented a further spread of terrorism in West Asia.

  • larijani 2016-12-06 21:20

    JCPOA is international deal that can’t be breached by one side: Iran

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian lawmaker asserted on Tuesday that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - the official name for nuclear deal between Iran and great powers - is an international accord which has been approved by the UN Security Council and it cannot be violated by one side.

  • 02br3 yjc jcpoa130.jpg 2016-12-06 10:44

    Sanctions extension to serve Israel: American analyst

    TEHRAN – An American political analyst has said the U.S. Senate vote to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) is “clearly a violation” of the JCPOA that only favors the extremists in Israel.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-12-05 21:27

    An implemented ISA would fly in face of nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has warned the U.S. administration of signing into law of an anti-Iran act, saying it goes against Washington's commitments under an international deal between Iran and world powers.

  • salehi 2016-12-05 21:09

    Salehi to Moniz: U.S. must halt ISA enforcement

    TEHRAN – Iran’s nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi told U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz in a meeting in Vienna on Sunday that that the U.S. administration must prevent implementation of the Iran Sanctions Act and remain committed to its obligations under the international nuclear agreement between Iran and great powers.

  • Iran Sanctions Act 2016-12-05 18:00

    By Hamid Reza Gholamzadeh

    ISA real threat to JCPOA

    TEHRAN - On Thursday December 1, The US Senate unanimously voted for an extension of Iran Sanctions Act (ISA), which was supposed to end by the end of current year, for more ten years until end of 2026. The motion was passed likewise on November 15 with 419 representatives voting for and only 1 Republican voting Nay for it.

  • علی لاریجانی 2016-12-05 09:43

    Larijani rails against Washington for sanctions renewal push 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani has chided the United States for renewing anti-Iran sanctions, saying the move clearly violates the nuclear deal, IRIB news agency reported on Sunday. 

  • حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2016-12-04 20:25

    Rouhani stresses zero tolerance on nuclear deal breach 

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has warned the U.S. of the final approval of an anti-Iran bill, saying Tehran will show zero tolerance on it which breaches the terms of an international nuclear deal Iran reached with world powers last year. 

  • velayati 2016-12-03 20:09

    Velayati: Sanctions extension is ‘revenge’ against Iran’s achievements

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, the senior foreign policy advisor to the Leader, said on Saturday that the Senate’s vote for extending the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for another 10 years is a “revenge” against Iran for its achievements.

  • Former nuclear negotiator says ISA renewal a blow to U.S. sympathizers 2016-12-03 20:08

    Former nuclear negotiator says ISA renewal a blow to U.S. sympathizers

    TEHRAN – A former nuclear negotiator has said the U.S. extension of sanctions against Iran comes as a blow to the pro-American camp inside the country. 

  • White House sees ISA ‘unnecessary’ 2016-12-03 18:55

    White House sees ISA ‘unnecessary’

    TEHRAN – The White House has described the extension of sanctions against Iran “unnecessary”, noting that the U.S. secretary of state is allowed to waive nuclear-related sanctions.

  • zarif 2016-12-03 14:52

    FM: Extension of Iran sanctions proves lack of U.S. credibility

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday the U.S. Senate vote to renew the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) indicates that Washington is not reliable enough to deliver its commitments.

  • وزارت خارجه 2016-12-02 16:09

    Tehran rejects Senate sanctions renewal as JCPOA breach

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday the U.S. Senate’s vote to renew sanctions law against Tehran flouts the terms of an international nuclear deal finalized last year.

  • کنگره آمریکا 2016-12-02 01:26

    Extension of Iran Sanctions Act passes U.S. Congress

    The U.S. Senate passed a 10-year extension of sanctions against Iran on Thursday, sending the measure to the White House for President Barack Obama to sign into law and delaying any potentially tougher actions until next year.