Sanctions

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  • نشست سران قوا 2018-07-14 20:59

    Rouhani: The policy U.S. has taken toward Iran and the entire world cannot last

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Iran will continue its economic relations with the rest of the world despite sanctions by the United States, assuring that the Iranian nation and government will defeat the sanctions by standing together.

  • Bennett Johnston 2018-07-11 11:57

    By Javad Heirannia

    I doubt U.S. - North Korea negotiation will affect JCPOA: former senator

    TEHRAN – Bennett Johnston, an American politician in the Democratic Party and lobbyist who represented Louisiana in the United States Senate is the opinion that “I doubt that North Korea will affect JCPOA. The negotiations with North Korea will likely take years.”

  • Daryl Kimball 2018-07-07 10:45

    By Javad Heirannia

    ‘EU and China could take steps within WTO to protect their trade relations with Iran’

    TEHRAN - Daryl Kimball, executive director of the Arms Control Association in Washington, is the opinion that “The reimposition of U.S. nuclear-related sanctions is a twofold abrogation of U.S. commitments under the JCPOA. Not only did the United States commit not to reimpose sanctions, Washington also committed not to interfere with the full realization of sanctions relief.”

  • نشست کمیسیون مشترک برجام در وین 2018-07-06 21:17

    Iran tells EU to implement guarantees before U.S. sanctions return

    Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has called on European powers to implement economic measures to protect the 2015 nuclear deal before U.S. sanctions against Tehran snap back between August and November.

  • Saudia Arabia - Trump 2018-07-05 13:37

    By Farzad Farhadi

    Saudis cave to Trump demands to pump more oil

    TEHRAN - The hostile moves of the United States against Iran are going on in all dimensions, in particular the economic one.

  • Frank N. von Hippel 2018-07-02 11:44

    By Javad Heirannia

    U.S. new sanctions on Iran will be less effective: ex-White House official

    TEHRAN – Professor Frank N. von Hippel, former assistant director for national security in the White House Office of Science and Technology says that the U.S. (the Trump Administration) will be isolated from the rest of the P5 + 1 in imposing these sanctions.

  • Peter Jenkins 2018-06-30 11:18

    By Javad Heirannia

    It would be crazy to pretend that Trump is trustworthy: Jenkins

    TEHRAN - Peter Jenkins, former UK Ambassador to the IAEA and UN says that “It would be crazy to pretend that President Trump is trustworthy.”

  • حسن روحانی 2018-06-29 20:36

    ‘We’ll surely beat enemies through patience, resistance’

    Rouhani: We must turn threats into opportunity

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that Iran must turn sanctions threats into opportunity by relying on domestic capacities now that the United States has withdrawn from the international nuclear agreement and plans to reintroduce sanctions on Iran.

  • Robert R. Bianchi 2018-06-28 13:15

    By Javad Heirannia

    No country trusts Trump’s pledges or intentions: Bianchi

    TEHRAN – Robert R. Bianchi, a Professor at the University of Chicago, believes that “single meeting with no defined goals cannot produce lasting improvements in the deeper tensions between Pyongyang and Washington or in the Asia-Pacific region.”

  • Zanganeh 2018-06-23 17:56

    Iran will find other ways to overcome sanctions: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN- Saying that Iran doesn’t believe buyers of its oil will get waivers from the U.S. government, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said his country will find other ways to overcome sanctions.

  • India likely to discuss Iran sanctions with the U.S. 2018-06-09 21:51

    India likely to discuss Iran sanctions with the U.S.

    TEHRAN – India is likely to discuss with the U.S. its concerns over the impact of U.S. sanctions on deals with both Russia and Iran, an Indian official has said, the Hindustan Times reported.

  • Iran to file complaint against Boeing over deal cancellation 2018-06-09 06:09

    Iran to file complaint against Boeing over deal cancellation

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker said the Islamic Republic plans to file a complaint with relevant international bodies against Boeing after the U.S. airliner unilaterally canceled its deal with Iran.

  • Lupicinio Rodríguez 2018-06-06 23:59

    By Lupicinio Rodríguez

    EU acts in light of Trump’s sanctions against Iran

    At the beginning of May, we heard the surprising news that the U.S. had decided to exclude itself from the Iran Nuclear Deal and intended to once again launch new sanctions against Iran, secondary sanctions had previously been suspended under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • sp2 treasury 180.JPG 2018-05-30 21:21

    U.S. issues new sanctions against Iran

    The U.S. Treasury Department announced Wednesday that Washington had imposed new sanctions on Iran. In particular, the U.S. sanctioned six individuals and three companies.

  • Poland opposes actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions on Iran 2018-05-29 20:26

    Poland opposes actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions on Iran

    Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz says Warsaw opposes any EU actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions against Iran, as the EU continues to look for ways to preserve the nuclear agreement after U.S. withdrawal.

  • PHOTO: A Western traveler snaps a photo of the intricate stuccowork that embellishes courtyard of Nasir al-Molk Mosque in Shiraz, October 8, 2016. (IRNA/Reza Qaderi) 2018-05-29 10:59

    Iran’s tourism unfazed by Booking.com business wind-down: expert

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran Hotel Association has said that Booking.com’s restrictions will not jeopardize the country’s inbound tourism.

  • Rouhani: Private sector able to foil sanctions effects 2018-05-29 04:21

    Rouhani: Private sector able to foil sanctions effects

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday reiterated his administration’s policy to help boost the country’s economy and said the private sector is capable to offset “the weapon of sanctions”.

  • Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj 2018-05-28 22:12

    India says won’t follow unilateral U.S. sanctions on Iran

    India only abides by sanctions imposed by the United Nations and not those imposed by any other country, such as ones announced by the United States against Iran, India’s foreign minister said on Monday.

  • Mike Pompeo 2018-05-27 13:43

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Pompeo's demands on Iran at odds with reality

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo laid out a list of demands on Iran in a speech threatening to "crush" the country on Monday. His bellicose words come weeks after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal and are nothing short of an ultimatum demanding Iran's total surrender to U.S. wishes.

  • رایان کاستلو 2018-05-27 10:45

    By Payman Yazdani

    Trump’s strategy toward Iran is at the expense of U.S. credibility: Costello

    TEHRAN - Ryan Costello NIAC assistant policy director is of the view that Trump’s apparent strategy is to punish Iran at the expense of nonproliferation, security in the Middle East, relations with European allies, the efficacy of future sanctions and the diplomatic credibility of the U.S.

  • Reza Jafarzadeh 2018-05-25 19:57

    ‘Iran to handle U.S. sanctions on its aviation sector’

    TEHRAN- Iran will properly manage the U.S.-led sanctions on its aviation sector and entities as it did during the past years, the spokesman of Iran Civil Aviation Organization told IRIB.

  • شیرین هانتر 2018-05-25 12:36

    By Javad Heirannia

    The rest of JCPOA signatories want to keep it alive: Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells to Tehran Times that “The rest of the signatories to the JCPOA want to keep it alive.”

  • Peter W Galbraith 2018/05/24

    How Iran might benefit Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the JCPOA?

    Iranians are justified in being angry about Donald Trump’s decision to violate the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iran nuclear deal. After all, Iran has kept to its obligations; thanks to Trump, the United States has not.

  • آمریکا و خاورمیانه 2018-05-12 10:54

    By P.S

    U.S. allies are afraid of Iran’s power

    INDIANA - Ever since the overthrow of Mohammad Mosaddegh, the democratically elected prime minister of Iran in 1953, Iran has been under pressure by the United States and its allies.

  • محمود خاقانی 2018-05-06 12:27

    By Mahmood Khaghani

    From Nuclear to NewClear?

    During the recent 4th Gas Production Sustainability Congress hosted by National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) here in Tehran, Deputy Petroleum Minister and Managing Director of NIGC suggested the time is now right for a new policy of “Self Reliance” - (or perhaps a better translation is 'Resilience') for the energy industry.

  • عادل الجبیر مایک پامپئو 2018-04-30 11:31

    Pompeo promotes Iran sanctions on maiden tour to Mideast

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Saudi Arabia on Saturday on a hastily-arranged visit to the Middle East as the United States aims to muster support for new sanctions against Iran.

  • Richard Nephew 2018-04-22 10:34

    By Javad Heirannia

    Substantial part of the "pain" of sanctions was being applied on Iranian people: Nephew

    TEHRAN – Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the U.S. team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that “Iranian government is composed of Iranian people and that, by virtue of applying sanctions and pain, we were influencing them as well. And that answer is largely true, in my view.”

  • اتحادیه اروپا 2018-04-16 21:23

    EU fails to agree new Iran sanctions as Trump deadline nears

    The European Union failed to agree new sanctions against Iran on Monday amid Italy’s opposition and fears that punishing Tehran for its missile program and regional role would not stop U.S. President Donald Trump from abandoning a separate nuclear deal.

  • پرچمدار المپیک زمستانی 2018-02-09 13:49

    Four Iranian athletes to receive Samsung phones

    Organizers for the Winter Olympics said they will hand free Samsung smartphones to four Iranian athletes without the condition of returning them, amid looming anti-Samsung sentiment in Tehran.

  • araqchi 2018-01-30 20:40

    Lifting sanctions was not chief aim of nuclear talks, top Iranian diplomat says

    TEHRAN – Protecting Iran’s “inalienable nuclear right” and not lifting sanctions was the chief purpose of Iran’s negotiations with great powers, a top Iranian chief diplomat has said.