Mohammad Javad Zarif

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  • Zarif to discuss international developments with Majlis committee 2018-08-02 10:43

    Zarif to discuss international developments with Majlis committee

    TEHRAN – The spokesman of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has said Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will attend the committee’s next meeting to discuss the latest international and foreign policy developments.

  • zarif 2018-08-01 20:50

    Zarif to Trump: Try respect for Iranians and international commitments

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump should try respect for the Iranians and also for the international commitments.

  • icj 2018-07-30 20:38

    ICJ chief’s warning to U.S. is a success for Iran: MP

    TEHRAN – A member of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the parliament’s presiding board said on Monday that a warning letter by International Court of Justice President Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf to the U.S. on the return of sanctions is a diplomatic success for Iran.

  • zarif 2018-07-29 21:03

    Tehran can make Washington quit addiction to sanctions, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that the U.S. is addicted to imposing sanctions, and Iran can show Washington that is should quit this addiction.

  • ظریف 2018-07-28 21:30

    Zarif to visit Singapore to sign friendship treaty with ASEAN

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will travel to Singapore in the coming days to sign the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation (TAC) with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

  • saudi 2018-07-27 20:36

    Tehran calls Saudi envoy’s claims ‘farcical’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Thursday saying claims made by the Saudi Ambassador to Washington are “hollow” and “farcical” which do not worth response.

  • icj 2018-07-27 20:36

    By staff and agency

    ICJ to hold hearing on Iran’s lawsuit against U.S. in August

    The International Court of Justice issued a statement on Thursday announcing that a hearing on Iran’s lawsuit against the U.S. over its move in re-imposing unilateral sanctions will be held in August.

  • U.S. huge arms spending can’t even secure its citizens: Iran’s Zarif 2018-07-25 13:09

    Zarif to Trump: BE CAUTIOUS! 

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif late on Monday warned U.S. President Donald Trump to “BE CAUTIOUS” after a day earlier Trump threatened that Iran “will suffer consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered.” 

  • zarif 2018-07-22 21:08

    Zarif says U.S.-Israel Iranophobia project has been defeated

    Zarif: Still no European practical action to save nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that remaining parties to the 2015 nuclear deal have so far failed to take “practical actions” to save the agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Zarif condoles demise of Vatican diplomat 2018-07-20 21:31

    U.S. huge arms spending can’t even secure its citizens: Iran’s Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday slammed the United States for destabilizing the world by exporting arms, noting that Washington “can’t even secure its citizens” despite huge military spending.

  • Zarif dismisses ‘green card’ claims during nuclear talks 2018-07-20 21:31

    Zarif: If Europe appreciates nuclear deal it must be ‘prepared to invest for it’ 

    TEHRAN – In an interview with Euronews on Wednesday Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said if the European Union really appreciates the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran it must be “prepared to invest for it” now that the U.S. has quit the agreement and is seeking to return sanctions on Iran. 

  • Tehran names new ambassadors in Helsinki, Dublin, Kiev 2018-07-19 11:32

    Tehran names new ambassadors in Helsinki, Dublin, Kiev

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday approved Iran’s new ambassadors to Finland, Ireland and Ukraine who had been proposed by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, IRNA reported.

  • zarif 2018-07-18 21:13

    Europe underestimating its power, Zarif says 

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the European Union can do more to bring about peace and stability to the Middle East, and needs to back-up its commitments with actions.

  • zarif 2018-07-18 10:13

    Iran to continue talks on oil sale, banking ties: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that despite the U.S. exit from the 2015 nuclear agreement Iran will continue talks with the remaining signatories to the accord on guaranteeing sale of oil and banking transactions.

  • Zarif responds to Pompeo’s list of demands 2018-07-16 19:17

    Iran files complaint against U.S. over sanctions

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that Iran has filed a complaint at the International Court of Justice against the U.S. over re-imposition of unilateral sanctions.

  • Zarif: Iran pursuing cases of ‘illegally’ detained expatriates 2018-07-16 09:59

    Nuclear deal remains ‘triumph of multilateral diplomacy’ despite U.S. exit: Zarif

    TEHRAN- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that that the historic nuclear agreement that Tehran signed with the 5+1 group on July 2015 is still a "triumph of multilateral diplomacy" despite the U.S. exit from the accord.

  • Zarif: Iran pursuing cases of ‘illegally’ detained expatriates 2018-07-11 09:21

    Zarif: Iran pursuing cases of ‘illegally’ detained expatriates

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that his ministry spares no efforts in following up on the cases of Iranian expatriates who are held “illegally” and “unjustly” outside the country at Washington’s request.

  • Zarif condoles demise of Vatican diplomat 2018-07-10 10:18

    Zarif condoles demise of Vatican diplomat

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday offered his condolences over the demise of Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, a top Vatican diplomat and expert in interfaith relations who on July 5 died at the age of 75.

  • Zarif dismisses ‘green card’ claims during nuclear talks 2018-07-07 20:39

    Zarif dismisses ‘green card’ claims during nuclear talks

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed as baseless claims that the Obama administration granted citizenship to 2,500 Iranians during the nuclear negotiations that led to the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2018-07-07 10:08

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Does Europe decide on independence from U.S. finally?

    TEHRAN - The 4+1 Summit was launched in Vienna Friday to try to repair the damage done when the U.S. reneged on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, JCPOA.

  • zarif 2018-07-07 08:56

    EU has no new request from Iran for its economic package: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday that the European Union has no new request from Iran for offering its economic package to save the 2015 nuclear agreement, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • zarif 2018-07-06 17:36

    Zarif discusses nuclear deal with Mogherini, Lavrov

    TEHRAN – Just prior to the official meeting of the countries party to the 2015 nuclear agreement in Vienna on Friday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held separate talks with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.

  • ظریف و موگرینی 2018-07-06 14:33

    Zarif says Iran wants ‘practical solutions’ to save nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday that he was visiting Vienna to seek “practical solutions” and “verifiable and actionable commitments” on how to save the 2015 nuclear agreement now that the United States has pulled out of the multilateral accord.

  • qassemi 2018-07-04 11:26

    The U.S. downing of Iranian passenger plane in 1988 won’t be omitted from memories: Iran

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Tuesday saying the Iranians will “never forget” the shooting of an Iranian passenger plane by the U.S. in 1988, saying this is a “disgrace” for the U.S.

  • FM Zarif 2018-07-03 12:25

    Zarif: Arrest of Iran diplomat on suspicion of plotting attack on MKO is a ‘false flag ploy’

    TEHRAN - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reacted angrily to the arrest of an Iranian diplomat on suspicion of plotting a bomb attack on a meeting of Mujahedin Khalq Organization (MKO) in Paris, calling the move “a sinister false flag ploy”.

  • Iranian, Omani FMs meet in Muscat 2018-07-02 21:27

    Iranian, Omani FMs meet in Muscat

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Omani counterpart Yusuf bin Alawi sat for talks on a range of issues in Muscat.

  • swiss 2018-07-02 09:38

    Rouhani’s visit to Switzerland bears important message: Swiss ambassador

    TEHRAN - Markus Leitner, the Swiss ambassador to Tehran, has said that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Switzerland bears an important message to Europe and other countries.

  • سردشت 2018-06-30 09:40

    Zarif urges WMD fight as Iran marks gas attack on Sardasht

    TEHRAN - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif released a statement on Thursday sympathizing with the victims of chemical attack on the Iranian Kurdish town of Sardasth by the Saddam regime in 1987 and renewing Tehran’s demand for a total ban on production and use of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) in the region and the world at large.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2018-06-29 20:36

    Those who live in glass houses should not throw stones, Zarif tells Pompeo 

    TEHRAN – on Thursday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif responded to U.S. Secretary of States Mike Pompeo’s comments on demonstrations in Iran, saying it is better that Pompeo take a look at the situation in his country ranging from its support to “terror-sponsoring regimes”, “blind support” for Israel to “separation of immigrant families and caging of their babies”.

  • Zarif 2018-06-27 16:10

    Zarif praises Africa’s approaches to intl. developments

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif praised on Tuesday that the African Union’s reactions to international developments including its support for the Iran nuclear deal.