• IAEA 2021-05-13 00:52

    IAEA: Iran's enriched uranium is up to 63%

    TEHRAN—The United Nations’ International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) announced on Tuesday that the uranium samples they have received from the Natanz nuclear site was enriched to up to 63%.

  • Araghchi 2021-05-09 16:44

    Iran will extend deal with IAEA if needed, top negotiator says

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian nuclear negotiator leading Iran’s negotiating team at the Vienna nuclear deal talks said Iran will extend a monitoring access deal with the UN nuclear watchdog if needed. 

  • آژانس انرژی اتمی 2021-05-05 22:07

    IAEA inspectors to travel to Iran: WSJ

    TEHRAN— In a tweet on Wednesday, Laurence Norman, the Wall Street Journal’s reporter in Brussels, claimed that a team of the International Atomic Energy Agency will visit Iran in the coming days.

  • Gharibabadi 2021-04-23 19:44

    Change in mode of uranium enrichment ‘technical,’ Iran says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations has offered explanation about the country’s decision to change the mode by which it was producing uranium up to 60%, saying the decision was “technical.”

  • Gharibabadi 2021-04-18 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.

  • Iran will soon start enriching uranium to 60% purity 2021-04-13 18:17

    Iran starts enriching uranium to 60% purity

    TEHRAN — Abbas Araghchi, Iran's deputy foreign minister, announced in Vienna on Tuesday that Iran has sent a letter to the IAEA informing the body that the Islamic Republic intends to start enriching uranium to up to 60% purity.

  • vice president Salehi 2021-04-12 11:31

    Nuclear chief says the world, IAEA must address ‘nuclear terrorism’ against Iran

    TEHRAN – Nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi on Sunday slammed the act of sabotage against Iran’s nuclear site in Natanz earlier in the day, noting that the international community and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) must deal with such “nuclear terrorism” that targets Iran’s facilities.

  • 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.

  • cascade centrifuge 2021-04-03 21:17

    Iran using new advanced centrifuges at Natanz

    TEHRAN – The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has started feeding uranium into cluster of 174 IR-2m centrifuges at the Natanz nuclear facility, the IAEA confirmed in a report on Thursday.

  • Nuclear 2021-03-09 17:19

    IAEA confirms Iran starts enriching uranium with third cascade of IR-2m machines at Natanz

    TEHRAN - Iran has started enriching uranium with a third cascade of advanced IR-2m centrifuges at its Natanz nuclear facility, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) tells its members, according to Press TV.

  • Ambassador 2021-03-06 22:43

    Israel must be held accountable for assassinating Iranian nuclear scientist: ambassador 

    TEHRAN – There is evidence suggesting that Israel was behind the assassination of top Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh and that Israel should be held accountable for the crime, Kazem Gharibabadi, Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to international organizations in Vienna, has said. 

  • Talks 2021-03-05 22:54

    Things moving in right direction, French diplomat says of JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Iran has given encouraging signs in recent days about opening informal talks with world powers and the United States, two European diplomats said on Thursday after European powers scrapped plans to criticize Tehran at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), according to Reuters agency.

  • Spox 2021-03-05 16:57

    Iran welcomes withdrawal of resolution at IAEA

    TEHRAN – Iran has welcomed a Western decision to withdraw a U.S.-backed resolution at the International Atomic Energy Agency’s board of governors that would have censured Iran for allegedly not cooperating enough with the UN nuclear watchdog.

  • Rouhani 2021-03-03 19:11

    Iran, France presidents hold telephone conversation on nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani spoke by phone with his French counterpart Emanuel Macron late on Tuesday to discuss a range of issues including the situation around the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

  • Spox 2021-03-01 21:31

    Iran rejects EU talks offer, says U.S. must first lift sanctions 

    TEHRAN – Iran once again rejected an offer by the European Union to engage in direct talks with the United States over the 2015 nuclear deal, underlining that Washington should lift sanctions before any kind of talks can go ahead. 

  • IAEA 2021-03-01 18:10

    Europeans circulate draft resolution against Iran at IAEA board

    TEHRAN - Britain, France and Germany draft a U.S.-backed resolution at the IAEA’s board to criticize Iran for limiting cooperation with the Agency, despite Russian and Iranian warnings of serious consequences, according to Reuters.

  • Amoui 2021-02-28 22:16

    MP stresses cooperation between Iran and IAEA is technical

    TEHRAN- Abolfazl Amoui, spokesman for the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Iranian Parliament, says that the cooperation between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is technical, according to Iran Press.

  • Salehi 2021-02-28 22:15

    Nuclear chief: Iran will respond if IAEA board adopts negative resolution

    TEHRAN - Iran will respond appropriately in case the Board of Governors at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) issues a resolution against Iran for suspending the voluntary implementation of the Additional Protocol, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) warned on Sunday.

  • JCPOA 2021-02-28 22:06

    Things to do in Washington when the JCPOA is dead

    TEHRAN – The United States is reportedly planning to get the UN nuclear watchdog’s Board of Governors to adopt a resolution criticizing Iran for reducing nuclear commitments with a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and major world powers.

  • Salehi 2021-02-27 21:54

    Iran to delete IAEA cameras’ data if U.S. sanctions not lifted: Salehi

    TEHRAN- The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says recordings from monitoring equipment that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) installed at the country’s nuclear sites will be deleted if the United States does not lift its unilateral sanctions within the next three months.

  • US flag 2021-02-26 22:43

    Biden shows U.S. true colors

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. administration has followed in the footsteps of its predecessor in terms of continuing economic pressure on Iran and pursuing destabilizing activities in the region.

  • JCPOA 2021-02-24 18:01

    By Azin Sahabi 

    Open the window of rapprochement cautiously

    TEHRAN- The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) made an agreement on Feb. 21 on Iran’s parliamentary law in regard to suspending the implementation of the Additional Protocol to the NPT. 

  • China 2021-02-23 23:09

    U.S. return to JCPOA only way out of nuclear impasse, China says

    TEHRAN – China’s Foreign Ministry has said that the United States’ return to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal is the only way out of the standoff over Iran’s nuclear issue.

  • Iran Talks 2021-02-23 17:01

    Nonproliferation experts urge immediate talks between Iran and 5+1

    TEHRAN - Nonproliferation experts are calling on the European Union, the United States, and Iran to immediately begin technical talks on the steps necessary to restore compliance with the 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1, according to a press release by Arms Control Association.

  • Qalibaf 2021-02-22 17:32

    Qalibaf: Any cooperation with IAEA beyond safeguards is illegal

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf, speaker of the Iranian Parliament, says any cooperation between the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) beyond the Safeguards Agreement will be against the law ratified by the parliament.

  • Rafael Grossi 2021-02-22 16:46

    Grossi, White House eager to avoid suggestion limits on inspectors in Iran was creating a crisis

    TEHRAN - The new limits to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) inspectors to the Iranian nuclear sites will be lighter than the Iran’s Parliament wanted, giving Western nations three months to assess if they can revive the 2015 nuclear agreement, according to the New York Times.

  • Salehi-and-Grossi 2021-02-22 11:11

    IAEA will continue ‘necessary verification’ of Iran’s nuclear activities: statement

    TEHRAN – Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have reached an understanding on how to continue cooperation two days before Iran starts implementing a nuclear law obligating the Iranian government to halt implementing the Additional Protocol to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

  • Araghchi 2021-02-21 18:19

    Iran says assesses EU invitation to meet with U.S.

    TEHRAN - Abbas Araqchi, the Iranian deputy foreign minister, said late on Saturday that Iran is studying a European Union proposal for an informal meeting between current members of Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal and the United States, but has yet to respond to it.

  • Grossi 2021-02-21 18:15

    IAEA chief holds talks in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Rafael Grossi held talks with Iranian officials to discuss the latest issues related to the cooperation between Iran and the UN body.

  • Grossi 2021-02-20 22:22

    Grossi’s track record impedes improvement of ties

    Going nowhere

    TEHRAN – The UN nuclear watchdog chief Rafael Grossi was expected to arrive in Tehran on Saturday night ahead of Iran’s important deadline for the White House to lift all sanctions on the Islamic Republic.