Mohammad Javad Zarif

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  • Zarif 2021-06-08 18:44

    Zarif urges U.S. to change course

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reacted to the claims of his American counterpart about the necessary measures to fully resume the nuclear agreement.

  • Mohtashamipour 2021-06-07 21:45

    Former interior minister Mohtashamipour dies of COVID-19

    TEHRAN — Ali Akbar Mohtashamipour, the former Iranian interior minister and one of the founders of the Hezbollah resistance movement, has died of COVID-19.

  • Vienna talks 2021-06-06 20:38

    Zarif calls on U.S. to avoid using sanctions as ‘leverage’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on the U.S. to return to its obligations and stop trying to use economic sanctions as a negotiating “leverage.”

  • Flags 2021-05-26 20:06

    Iran congratulates Lebanon on anniv. of victory against Israel

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif have sent congratulatory messages to Lebanese leaders congratulating them on the anniversary of the victory against Israel.

  • Zarif 2021-05-25 21:07

    Zarif holds high-level talks in Azerbaijan amid soaring Baku-Yerevan tensions

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has embarked on a tour of the South Caucasus region amid soaring border tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia.

  • FM Zarif 2021-05-24 21:44

    Zarif says lifting sanctions is ‘legal and moral obligation’, urges Biden to drop Trump legacy

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday told his American counterpart Antony Blinken that lifting sanctions imposed on Iran during the Trump presidency is a “legal and moral obligation”.

  • Aleppo 2021-05-22 22:15

    Iran opens consulate in Aleppo

    TEHRAN — Following consultations between Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Iran opened a consulate in the Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday.

  • ظريف 2021-05-21 22:15

    Zarif says Iran backs Palestinians’ right to self-determination, freedom in their own land

    Tehran renews proposal for a referendum as the “only path to peace in Palestine”

    TEHRAN - In a statement before the UN General Assembly on Friday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tehran backs Palestinians’ right “to self-determination, freedom and independence in their State of Palestine.”

  • ظريف 2021-05-19 21:56

    Zarif holds talks in Ireland

    TEHRAN— In continuation of his European tour, Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Iranian Foreign Minister, arrived at Dublin on Wednesday.

  • وزیر خارجه ایران/ محمدجواد ظریف 2021-05-19 21:55

    Zarif to address UN emergency meeting on Palestine

    TEHRAN— After United Nations’ inactiveness towards the Palestine crisis, the UN General Assembly will hold an emergency meeting at the request of Islamic countries at the level of foreign ministers.

  • Zarif 2021-05-18 23:07

    Zarif holds high-level talks in Italy 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held meetings with a number of high-ranking Italian officials during his tour of several European countries. 

  • Zarif 2021-05-18 18:32

    Zarif slams American arms sales to Israel amid Gaza war

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has criticized the U.S. for selling state-of-the-art arms to Israel while it continues to bombard civilians in the Gaza Strip.

  • Spox 2021-05-17 19:36

    Iran censures Israeli aggression against Palestine

    TEHRAN – Iran has condemned in the strongest terms the Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people and called for a plebiscite to settle the longstanding Palestinian-Israeli conflict. 

  • ظریف وزیر خارجه 2021-05-17 19:33

    Iran: Referendum only solution to Palestine issue

    TEHRAN —Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met on Monday with his Italian counterpart Luigi Di Maio to discuss bilateral issues and exchanging information on possible solutions to the Palestinian issue.

  • Saeed Khatibzadeh 2021-05-17 19:05

    Khatibzadeh: We need to give Vienna talks time

    TEHRAN — Speaking at his weekly press briefing on Monday, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said that the Vienna talks are ongoing and many empty brackets have been filled.

  • وزیر خارجه ایران/ محمدجواد ظریف 2021-05-16 22:43

    Zarif describes Israel’s atrocities as “barbaric”

    Iranian FM says Palestine is not only an Arab or Islamic issue, but an international dilemma

    TEHRAN— In his speech in the emergency virtual meeting of the foreign ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif emphasized the Palestinians’ right to defend themselves, describing Israel’s atrocities as “barbaric.”

  • Austria 2021-05-16 22:38

    After flying the Israeli flag over Foreign Ministry building:

    Can Austria be trusted in the nuclear talks?

    TEHRAN – In a highly controversial move, the Austrian government sided with Israel by flying the Israeli flag over a number of government offices, a move that smeared Austria’s international reputation and undermined trust in its ability to continue to be impartial venue for international events.

  • Zarif 2021-05-16 18:54

    FM Zarif holds talks in Rome 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Rome on the second leg of his tour of several European countries.

  • Zarif 2021-05-15 19:32

    FM Zarif holds talks in Spain

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Spain's Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Maria Reyes Maroto, who also co-chairs the Iran-Spain Joint Economic Cooperation Commission.

  • Austria 2021-05-15 19:31

    Zarif cancels Vienna visit as Iran criticizes Austrian sympathy with Israel

    TEHRAN – Iran’s top diplomat canceled a trip to Vienna amid Iranian criticism over a controversial decision by Austria to fly the Israeli flag over government offices.

  • Gaza 2021-05-14 16:29

    Rouhani calls on Muslim countries to defend Palestine

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has urged Muslim countries to support the Palestinian people in the face of Israeli aggression. 

  • al-Quds 2021-05-11 16:38

    Zarif lambasts Israeli regime for shooting innocent worshippers

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister on Monday criticized the Israeli regime for pursuing inhumane policies against the Palestinian people during the holy month of Ramadan. Zarif said Israeli forces are shooting worshipers at a holy place and on a holy occasion. 

  • Sobhani 2021-05-09 18:50

    Iran appoints new ambassador to Syria

    TEHRAN— At the suggestion of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and with the approval of President Hassan Rouhani, Mehdi Sobhani was appointed as the new ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Syria.

  • Iran expresses abhorrence over terrorist attack against students in Afghanistan 2021-05-09 18:49

    Iran expresses abhorrence over terrorist attack against students in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN— Various officials at the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs have expressed condolences over the tragic Saturday explosion near a girl high school in Kabul.

  • Zarif 2021-05-09 16:41

    Zarif calls on U.S. to end JCPOA lawlessness 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday called on the United States to end its lawlessness by rejoining a 2015 nuclear deal abandoned by former President Donald Trump on May 8, 2018.

  • ظریف امارات 2021-05-05 22:06

    Report: Zarif to travel to UAE

    TEHRAN— The Doha-based Al-Arabi Al-Jadeed news website quoted Iranian sources as saying that Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will soon travel to the United Arab Emirates.

  • Zarif 2021-05-02 22:22

    Zarif thanks Leader for unifying speech

    TEHRAN— In an Instagram post, Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif thanked the Leader of the Islamic Revolution for his insights on foreign policy.

  • Mar'ashi 2021-05-02 22:08

    FICP names Zarif as presidential candidate

    TEHRAN— Hossein Mar’ashi, spokesman for Functionaries of Iran's Construction Party (FICP), announced the final shortlist of its presidential candidates.

  • Iran-Iraq ties 2021-04-27 18:49

    Zarif holds talks with Iraqi political, religious leaders

    TEHRAN – The Iranian foreign minister held extensive talks with almost all political and religious leaders in Iraq during his two-day long visit to the Arab country.

  • Iran-Iraq ties 2021-04-26 21:42

    Iran FM visits Baghdad for talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Baghdad on Monday on the second leg of his regional tour that included Qatar.