Iran deal


  • wendy sherman 2018-04-07 19:53

    Sherman questions what Trump will do if he scraps nuclear deal 

    Wendy Sherman, the former undersecretary of state for political affairs who led the U.S. negotiating team that concluded the Iran nuclear agreement, has questioned the usefulness of the Trump administration walking out of the Iran deal.

  • گفتگو با عباس عراقچی 2018-03-17 19:14

    Tehran calls EU’s proposed sanctions ‘big miscalculation’

    TEHRAN – Iran has rejected a recent decision by the European Union to propose new sanctions on Iran as “big miscalculation”.

  • Trump 2018-03-13 21:05

    Trump says he fired Tillerson due to disagreement over Iran deal

    President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he dismissed Rex Tillerson as secretary of state at least in part over a disagreement on how best to proceed with the Iran nuclear deal.

  • Zarif Kerry 2018-03-03 20:25

    Tehran confirms Zarif, Kerry met in Munich

    TEHRAN - Tehran has confirmed that the Iranian foreign minister and his former American counterpart met during the Munich Security Conference on February 18.

  • U.S. Congress unwilling to quit Iran deal: expert 2018-02-06 11:03

    U.S. Congress unwilling to quit Iran deal: expert

    TEHRAN – The U.S. Congress is not inclined to withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement, but it is willing to modify it, a U.S. expert said, noting that the legislative body is evaluating the stances of their European allies.

  • Russia, IAEA discuss Iran deal 2018-01-31 09:33

    Russia, IAEA discuss Iran deal

    TEHRAN – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov on Monday met with IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Safeguards Tero Varjoranta to discuss the Iran deal and other issues.

  • Washington won’t certify ‘ill-conceived’ Iran deal: Pence 2018-01-23 10:52

    Washington won’t certify ‘ill-conceived’ Iran deal: Pence

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday warned that Washington will not certify the “ill-conceived” Iran nuclear deal, reiterating a previous threat from U.S. President Donald Trump to withdraw from the deal unless it is fixed. 

  • Trump could kill Iran nuclear deal in January: Politico 2017-12-30 07:14

    Trump could kill Iran nuclear deal in January: Politico

    U.S. President Donald Trump will soon face a series of deadlines during which he could deliver on a campaign promise to rip up the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement.

  • بازدید سفیر آلمان از خبرگزاری مهر 2017-11-29 09:07

    Exclusive Interview

    Non-nuclear concerns should not undermine JCPOA: German ambassador

    TEHRAN – Germany will continue to make it clear that concerns about nonnuclear issues should not be used as pretext to jeopardize the Iran deal, aka the JCPOA, Germany’s ambassador to Tehran says in an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times.

  • John Kerry 2017-11-06 19:08

    Ex-U.S. negotiator says JCPOA working by scientific verification, not trust

    Kerry: JCPOA had no spirit to be violated

    TEHRAN – Former U.S. secretary of state John Kerry has condemned President Donald Trump’s decision to decertify the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, stressing that the agreement is working as expected.

  • Macron Putin 2017-11-04 09:49

    France apparently putting itself out for Iran deal

    TEHRAN – France is apparently putting itself out to protect the Iran nuclear deal against threats by the United States.

  •  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson at the United Nations in September after a meeting on the Iran nuclear accord. The Trump administration has disavowed the agreement. 2017-10-31 18:11

    90 U.S. nuclear scientists urge Congress to protect Iran deal

    TEHRAN – More than 90 top U.S. nuclear scientists have written a letter to Congress urging it to protect the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran.

  • Sergey Ryabkov 2017-10-22 20:52

    Russia not to take part in any talks to amend nuclear deal

    Russia has said it is confident that Iran is fulfilling all its obligations under a multilateral agreement on its nuclear program and will not take part in any talks on amending the deal.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2017-10-17 11:05

    By Mohammad Ghaderi  Twitter: @ghaderi62

    Challenges McCain-Graham’s team face 

    John McCain and Lindsey Graham are two U.S. senators who from the start voiced opposition to the Iran deal didn’t shy away from expressing their objections once again in 2015 congressional voting.

  • Federica Mogherini 2017-10-16 15:58

    EU foreign policy chief expects strong EU backing for Iran deal

    LUXEMBOURG - European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday she expected strong backing from EU foreign ministers for the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers that the U.S. President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized.

  • علی اکبر صالحی رئیس سازمان انرژی اتمی 2017-10-15 20:31

    Nuclear chief: Iran to halt Additional Protocol if nuclear deal ditched

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Salehi, director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), said on Sunday the Islamic Republic will stop implementing the Additional Protocol to NPT if the nuclear agreement is ditched.

  • trump 2017-10-14 20:19

    Trump cornered on his Iran rhetoric 

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Donald Trump has been attacked by various world dignitaries for his decertification of the Iran deal and his harsh rhetoric against the Islamic Republic. 

  • ترامپ 2017-10-14 12:10

    By Mohammad Hashemi 

    Can Europe move from rhetoric to action on Iran deal 

    Just hours after the United States withdrew from  the UN's cultural organization,  Richard Hass the President of the Council on Foreign Relations wrote in a tweet “Trump’s  foreign policy has found its theme: The Withdrawal Doctrine.  The U.S. has left/threatening to leave TPP, Paris accord, UNESCO, NAFTA, JCPOA.” 

  • Hassan Rouhani 2017-10-13 23:48

    Tehran says to respect JCPOA, pursue missile program, and back IRGC

    Rouhani says JCPOA is sturdier than what Trump imagined

    EU leaders back Iran against Trump’s rhetoric

    TEHRAN – While Tehran said it will stand firm in pursuing its missile program and endorsing the IRGC despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s decertification of the Joint comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the EU also expressed disagreement with Washington’s new Iran strategy.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2017-10-13 23:44

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Trump resorts to snapback mechanism

    Eventually, the U.S. president announced his strategy for the nuclear deal with Iran offically called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Trump stated that he is seeking to change the text of the nuclear deal. The subject has long been pursued by Trump and his aides. This request has been strongly opposed by Iran. Obviously, it is fundamentally impossible to re-negotiate a deal signed two years ago between Iran and the P5+1 group.

  • 10 Downing Street 2017-10-13 21:54

    UK, Germany, France say will stay committed to JCPOA

    Joint statement from Prime Minister Theresa May, Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Emmanuel Macron following President Trump’s statement on the US’ Iran Strategy.

  • White House 2017-10-13 19:20

    White House unveils 'new strategy' for Iran

    The Trump administration announced a "new strategy" for dealing with Iran that involves issues falling outside of the "myopic" nuclear agreement, the White House said Friday ahead of Trump's announcement of his plan for the deal.

  • Ed Royce 2017-10-12 07:11

    Top Republican lawmaker backs enforcing, not ditching Iran deal

    TEHRAN – The Republican chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs committee said on Wednesday the Iran nuclear deal, also known as the JCPOA, should be strictly enforced, but did not call for an end to the agreement, saying Washington should work with allies.

  • نشست خبری حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2017-10-11 20:51

    Any country leaving the JCPOA will lose reputation, Rouhani says

    Rouhani: U.S. angry because IRGC humiliated Daesh

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday any party that walks away from the multilateral 2015 nuclear agreement would be damaging its own reputation, adding the U.S. is angry with the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) because it has “humiliated” Daesh.

  • سفر علی اکبر صالحی رئیس سازمان انرژی اتمی به قزوین 2017-10-10 20:57

    Washington's 'delusionary negative postures do not augur well' for future: Salehi

    The head of Iran's nuclear organization on Tuesday warned the United States against undermining the 2015 nuclear deal, saying international nonproliferation efforts as well as Washington's global standing would suffer.

  • trump eu 2017-10-09 20:16

    Europe warns Trump on nuclear deal 

    Germany: 'World will change' if Trump ditches Iran nuclear deal 

    TEHRAN – High-ranking European officials have cautioned against President Donald Trump’s vows to decertify Iran’s compliance with the nuclear agreement this week.

  • Iran_Talks_Vienna_14_July_2015_.jpg 2017-10-09 09:24

    By Mehrnoosh Aryanpour

    “Iran Deal” is here to stay, with or without America

    What's the "deal" with Trump's decertification of the "Iran Deal"?

    The author of this piece is a partner at Gide, the thoughts contained herein are her own and should NOT in any way be as Gide's opinion or as a legal opinion.

  • Seyed Hossein Mousavian 2017-09-23 20:51

    Another extremely dangerous crisis will emerge if Trump kills nuclear deal: Princeton researcher

    Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a research scholar at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School and a former spokesman for Iran’s nuclear negotiators, has said “another very extremely dangerous crisis would grow up again in the Middle East” if the Donald Trump administration violates the nuclear deal by punishing countries doing business with Iran.