Mohammad Javad Zarif

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  • Zarif to Trump: You don’t need enemies with Bibi around 2019-09-19 16:50

    Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran

    Iran's foreign minister has raised the specter of "all-out war" in the event of the US or Saudi military strikes and that Saudi Arabia would have to fight "to the last American soldier."

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-18 23:56

    End of war in Yemen is the only solution for all, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif suggested on Tuesday that ending the war in Yemen is the only solution for all, criticizing the United States for denying the fact that Yemenis would strike back against “worst war crimes” committed by Saudi Arabia with a Washington’s support.

  • Zarif ASEAN 2019-09-18 23:51

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    ASEAN Day: Zarif calls on neighbors to ‘emulate successful experience’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on neighboring countries to put aside their differences and form a coalition like the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-18 23:04

    Zarif: U.S. must return to nuclear deal if it wants a place at negotiating table

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that the United States must return to the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, and implement its commitments, if it wants to have a place at the negotiating table.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-18 00:07

    'US blame game on Saudi oil attack won’t deter Yemenis'

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lashed out at the United States for playing a blame game over the recent Yemeni drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities, saying this will never stop Yemeni victims from giving a response.

  • Dominic Raab - Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-17 19:40

    Iranian and British chief diplomats hold phone talks on pressing issues 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab held a phone conversation on pressing issues on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-15 20:48

    Zarif meets Indian foreign secretary, expresses concern over Kashmir

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale in Tehran on Sunday.

  • A way forward for Iran  2019-09-15 18:17

    By John L. Chapman

    A way forward for Iran 

     In a recent series of interviews from Tehran that included a detailed conversation with Iran’s world-beating Foreign Minister and JCPOA architect Javad Zarif, NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt had his most telling moment with Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi, the Rouhani government’s 37-year old Minister of Information and Communications Technology (Minister Jahromi is the first Iranian government executive born after the 1979 Revolution). While discussing his belief in the power of social media and his own prolific use of Twitter, the millennial Mr. Jahromi admitted to Holt that the Tehran government was not as effective with modern communications or messaging as it needed to be in the interconnected 24/7 world, due to needless restrictions on the new-era social apps. 

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-15 17:52

    U.S. maximum pressure has turned into ‘maximum deceit’: Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that the United States’ failed policy of maximum pressure on Iran has turned into “maximum deceit”.

  • Zarif to Trump: You don’t need enemies with Bibi around 2019-09-14 19:17

    Zarif to Trump: You don’t need enemies with Bibi around

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States does not need enemies as its ally, Israel, is doing the job with its espionage on U.S. President Donald Trump.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-13 18:36

    ‘Thirst for war and maximum pressure should go with the warmonger-in-chief’, Zarif says in reaction to Bolton ouster

    TEHRAN – In reaction to the ouster of White House national security advisor John Bolton by Donald Trump on Tuesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted, “Thirst for war—maximum pressure—should go with the warmonger-in-chief”.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-07 23:33

    Zarif asks Pompeo: “What exactly is extortion”!? 

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday asked U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that “what exactly is extortion?”

  • Zarif warned over Rouhani’s pro-talk remarks: MP 2019-09-07 19:27

    Zarif warned over Rouhani’s pro-talk remarks: MP

    TEHRAN – The Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has firmly warned Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif over President Hassan Rouhani’s conciliatory approach toward the U.S., the committee chairman has said.

  • Grace 1 tanker 2019-09-06 23:21

    Brian Hook offered captain multi-million dollar bribe in effort to seize Iranian tanker

    Zarif says U.S. applying ‘outright blackmail’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday accused the Trump administration of engaging in "outright blackmail" after the Financial Times reported a State Department official offered the captain of an Iran-owned oil tanker millions of dollars to divert the ship to a nation which would detain it on behalf of the United States.

  • Pentagon chief says not after seizing Adrian Darya 1 2019-09-06 19:31

    Pentagon chief says not after seizing Adrian Darya 1

    TEHRAN – U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Thursday the Pentagon had no plan to seize the Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, which was seized off Gibraltar in July and released after a month despite U.S. pressures.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-06 17:36

    Zarif says U.S. economic terrorism targets civilians

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the United States economic terrorism against countries including Iran, Cuba, Russia, China and Syria targets civilians.

  • Iran on Thursday officially informed the European Union of its decision to expand nuclear research and development beyond JCPOA limits. 2019-09-06 11:29

    Third step: Iran officially informs EU of plan to expand nuclear R&D

    TEHRAN – In a letter to European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Thursday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif announced that as a third step Iran stops implementing all commitments related to nuclear research and development (R&D) under the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-04 22:18

    Iran to fully implement nuclear deal if Europe guarantees oil sale: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said Iran will return to full implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, if Europe guarantees Tehran’s oil sale.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-04 22:13

    U.S. won’t stop at Iran nuclear deal, it’ll tear up any accord as it sees fit, Zarif tells RT

    Tehran is self-reliant enough to survive without the 2015 nuclear deal, but if Europe doesn’t save it, it won't be the last international accord the U.S. will trample, the foreign minister of Iran has told RT.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-04 19:54

    Excessive sanctions threatening U.S. economy: Iran FM

    TEHRAN – The Americans’ excessive use of sanctions against others will hurt the U.S. economy as well, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told reporters in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Wednesday

  • دیدار ظریف و نخست وزیر بنگلادش 2019-09-04 19:49

    Zarif holds high-profile meetings in Bangladesh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who traveled to Bangladesh on Tuesday, sat down for talks with the country’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday to discuss issues of mutual interest, according to the Islamic Republic News Agency.

  • Abbas Araghchi 2019-09-03 21:48

    Iran, France hold intensive expert-level talks on JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Iranian and French experts held intensive talks in Paris on Monday at expert level and discussed preserving the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-03 19:13

    Zarif says Iran backs Damascus-UN interaction

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Iran seriously supports interaction between the United Nations and Damascus.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-03 19:12

    Zarif describes his visit to Russia as essential, important

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said late on Monday that his visit to Russia was “important” and “essential”.

  • U.S. not entitled to bar Zarif from UNGA, Foreign Ministry says 2019-09-02 20:06

    U.S. not entitled to bar Zarif from UNGA, Foreign Ministry says

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi has said the United States has no right to deny entry to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for the upcoming session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

  • zarif 2019-09-02 19:42

    Russia has been on Iran’s side in hard times: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday called Tehran-Moscow ties “strategic” and said Russia has always been beside Iran in difficult times.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-01 21:35

    Zarif says ‘we will sell oil to any and all buyers’

    ‘Stop nagging’, Zarif tells Pompeo

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to “stop nagging” about the Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya, saying that Iran “will sell oil to any and all buyers”.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-09-01 20:42

    Iran may revert its decision to reduce nuclear commitments: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that Iran may revert its decision to take the next step in reducing commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA.

  • تقدیم استوارنامه سفیر جدید یمن به وزیر امور خارجه 2019-09-01 20:38

    Yemeni ambassador submits credentials to Zarif

    TEHRAN – The new ambassador of Yemen to Tehran on Sunday handed over a copy of his credentials to Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

  • New Yemeni envoy submits credentials to Zarif 2019-09-01 16:28

    Photo: Maryam Kamyab

    New Yemeni envoy submits credentials to Zarif

    New Yemeni Ambassador to Tehran Ibrahim Mohammad Mohammad al-Deilami submitted his credentials to Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Tehran on Sunday.