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  • Kazem Gharibabadi Yesterday 21:28

    Envoy: Creating a ‘candid picture’ about lifting sanctions pursued in Vienna

    TEHRAN - Iran’s ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations says the United States must present a list of steps it would take to lift sanctions on Iran in order to prove its seriousness in the ongoing talks to revive the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Gharibabadi Yesterday 19:32

    IAEA confirms Iran has started enriching 60% uranium

    TEHRAN-- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said on Saturday that Iran has begun the process of enriching uranium to 60 percent fissile purity at the nuclear plant in Natanz, confirming earlier statements by Iranian officials.

  • Rezaei Yesterday 19:28

    Netanyahu’s alleged nuclear archive ‘fake,’ Rezaei says

    TEHRAN - The papers shown by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as documents against Iran's nuclear program are all forged and fake, Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei has said, according to Fars News.

  • Vienna Talks Yesterday 17:30

    Iran, P4+1 agree to continue talks as new understanding emerges

    TEHRAN – Iran and the remaining parties to a 2015 nuclear deal agreed to continue nuclear deal talks as a top Iranian nuclear negotiator announced that the talks are leading to a new understanding.

  • Iran-Serbia foreign ministers 2021-04-17 21:11

    Iranian, Serbian foreign ministers meet in Tehran, sign cooperation document

    TEHRAN— Serbian Foreign Minister Nikola Selakovic and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif met on Saturday afternoon in Tehran to discuss bilateral, regional and international issues. 

  • شاه محمود قریشی 2021-04-17 17:13

    Pakistani FM set to visit Iran soon

    TEHRAN— Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi started a regional tour on Saturday that first took him to the UAE. After concluding visit to Abu Dhabi, he is scheduled to travel to Iran, Qatar and Turkey, respectively.

  • Biden 2021-04-17 16:29

    Biden says enrichment to 60% by Iran not helpful, but glad about talks

    U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday that Iran's enrichment of uranium to 60% purity is not helpful but said he is pleased Tehran is still in indirect talks with the U.S. about both countries resuming compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iranian Foreign Ministry 2021-04-17 16:01

    Iran rejects ‘interventionist’ remarks by Arab League, (P)GCC

    TEHRAN - Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh has strongly rejected “interventionist and irresponsible” remarks by officials of the Arab League and the (Persian) Gulf Cooperation Council.

  • Zarif 2021-04-16 21:57

    Taliban needs to reform based on democratic ways, says Zarif

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif spoke at the Raisina Dialogue 2021 forum on situation in Afghanistan on Friday, saying the Taliban needs to reform itself.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-04-16 21:56

    Tehran calls Washington’s sanctions on Russia a wrong move 

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Friday that new U.S. sanctions against Russia is a wrong move and completely unacceptable.

  • Zarif 2021-04-16 18:46

    Iran to avoid protracted nuclear talks: FM Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has ruled out the prospect of Iran and the P4+1 engaging in a process of talks for the sake of talks, saying the duration of the nuclear negotiations is determined by national interests. 

  • Keshavarzzadeh 2021-04-16 18:00

    West considers Iran-China strategic ties a threat, says Iranian diplomat

    TEHRAN — In an interview with the Global Times published on Thursday, Mohammad Keshavarzzadeh, the Iranian ambassador to Beijing has pointed out that the West is propagating against strategic ties between Iran and China, since it considers the cooperation as a “threat.”

  • Natanz 2021-04-15 15:05

    Natanz sabotage reveals Iran’s strength 

    TEHRAN – The sabotage that targeted Iran’s key nuclear enrichment facility was mainly meant to undermine Iran’s nuclear program and throw a wrench into its scientific progress but the country emerged even stronger than before this week’s sabotage.

  • Yemen 2021-04-14 18:44

    Yemen’s National Salvation Government, Ansarallah condemn sabotage act at Natanz 

    TEHRAN — Both Yemen’s National Salvation Government (NSG) and the political office of the Ansarallah movement have strongly condemned the sabotage attack on the Natanz enrichment facility.

  • eu 2021-04-14 18:43

    E3 express ‘grave concerns’ over Iran’s nuclear decisions 

    TEHRAN — The United Kingdom, France and Germany, known as E3, on Wednesday expressed concern over Iran’s latest moves to enrich uranium up to 60% purity.

  • Rouhani 2021-04-14 11:38

    ‘When you commit a crime, we cut your hand,’ president warns Zionist regime

    60% enrichment is response to mischiefs against Iran, Rouhani says 

    TEHRAN — President Rouhani said on Wednesday that Iran’s decision to enrich uranium to a purity of 60 percent and install IR6 centrifuges at the Natanz nuclear plant were a response to mischiefs against Iran, declaring that all Iran’s activities are peaceful and under the supervision of the UN nuclear watchdog.

  • روحانی لاوروف 2021-04-13 21:49

    Russian FM discusses regional issues in Tehran

    TEHRAN – During his visit to Iran, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed regional issues with high-level Iranian officials amid heightened tensions between Iran and Israel over a sabotage operation that targeted a key Iranian nuclear facility.

  • Turkey flag 2021-04-13 21:46

    Youth Union of Turkey condemns terrorist act at Natanz site

    TEHRAN — In a letter to the Beautiful Peace’s International Institute for Human Rights, the Youth Union of Turkey has condemned the terrorist act at the Natanz nuclear site in Iran, thanking Tehran for continuing to enrich uraniu

  • نشست سخنگوی دولت 2021-04-13 21:44

    We will avenge sabotage in Natanz in the aggressor’s land, says government 

    TEHRAN - Government spokesman said on Tuesday that Iran will retaliate against the sabotage attack on the Natanz nuclear facility in the right time at the aggressor’s land.

  • Ali-Asghar Khaji 2021-04-13 18:06

    Senior Iranian, Russian diplomats consult on Syria and Yemen

    TEHRAN — Ali Asghar Khaji, a senior advisor to Iranian foreign minister on special political affairs, met on Tuesday with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Putin's Special Representative for the Middle East and Africa, Mikhail Bogdanov, discussing issues in West Asia, especially developments in Syria and Yemen.

  • Zarif-Sergey Lavrov 2021-04-13 17:08

    Zarif says EU losing relevance

    The way to deal with Iran is not nuclear terrorism, Zarif says

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday strongly condemned EU’s passiveness towards the sabotage act in the Natanz nuclear facility, stating that the European Union must be ashamed of itself and promised that Iran’s nuclear industry will come back stronger. 

  • Araghchi 2021-04-13 14:48

    Iran’s Araghchi heads for Vienna for nuclear deal talks 

    TEHRAN — Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi traveled to Vienna on Tuesday to continue talks with the P4 + 1 group for a possible revival of the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • IAEA spokesman 2021-04-12 22:14

    Mixed reactions to Natanz incident: From denial of interference to expressing concern

    TEHRAN— The power outage on Sunday at the Natanz nuclear site on Sunday morning decommissioned centrifuges and stopped the enriching process for a brief period of time. The Iranian officials called the incident an “act of sabotage”, “nuclear terrorism” and a “crime against humanity.”

  • S.Korean PM meets Iranian parliament speaker 2021-04-12 18:55

    Parliament speaker says Iranians have negative view of South Korea 

    Iranian people have lost trust in South Korea, Ghalibaf tells PM Chung

    TEHRAN— South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyon and Ali Larijani, advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, met on Monday at the Foreign Ministry Research Institute. 

  • Zarif 2021-04-12 15:33

    Zarif: ‘Nuclear terrorism’ occurred at Natanz

    TEHRAN - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who attended a session of the Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee on Monday described the incident at the Natanz enrichment facility as a “nuclear terrorism”.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-04-12 12:25

    ‘The answer to Natanz incident will be to take revenge from Israel’

    Iran says sabotage in the Natanz nuclear site is ‘crime against humanity’

    TEHRAN— In his virtual weekly press briefing on Monday, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh talked about the Natanz incident, calling it “a crime against humanity.”

  • Nuclear Day 2021-04-11 11:51

    Iran unveils dozens of nuclear achievements on Nuclear Day

    We fought for this for 43 years

    TEHRAN – Iran has announced 133 nuclear achievements and a series of nuclear measures in what amounted to a new leap in Iran’s march toward achieving advanced, peaceful nuclear technology.

  • Araghchi 2021-04-10 19:28

    Top Iranian negotiator hails Vienna talks but highlights complications 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Seyed Abbas Araghchi expresses satisfaction at the progress made in Friday’s nuclear talks between Iran and the remaining parties to the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas 2021-04-10 19:21

    German foreign minister describes the ongoing talks as "constructive"

    Germany, U.S. voice cautious optimism on Iran nuclear deal talks

    Representatives from major world powers and Iran continued talks on the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Friday in Vienna, with the U.S. and Germany both expressing cautious optimism about the state of the ongoing negotiations.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2021-04-10 19:02

    President says JCPOA fully legalized nuclear technology in Iran

    West, IAEA failed to provide nuclear technology to Iran, Rouhani bemoans

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the common name for the 2015 nuclear deal, completely legalized nuclear technology in Iran and this was a great achievement that happened during his early years as president.