Federica Mogherini

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  • U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (L) meets with Saudi Crown Price Mohammed bin Salman at the Royal Court in Riyadh on January 14, 2019. (Photo by AFP) 2019-01-18 20:14

    EU nations set to snub Washington’s latest anti-Iran push

    BRUSSELS — A U.S. effort to enlist Europe in its pressure campaign against Iran faced a setback after officials said ministers from several European Union members will likely skip a summit organized by Washington on Iran and the Middle East.

  • European Union 2019-01-13 17:31

    By M.A. Saki

    EU credibility at serious stake

    TEHRAN - It has repeatedly been said that the European Union is adamant in its determination to safeguard the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • qassemi 2019-01-06 20:07

    Iran says EU is captive to U.S. economy

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Saturday that the European Union is captive to the U.S. economy.

  • mogherini 2019-01-02 20:33

    By staff and agency

    EU will continue to save nuclear deal in 2019: Mogherini

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has said that work to save the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, will be continued in 2019.

  • mogherini 2019-01-01 19:52

    By staff and agency

    Europeans cannot accept U.S. decide about ‘our trade with Iran’: Mogherini

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has said that the EU is working with the rest of the international community to preserve the 2015 nuclear agreement, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Mogherini: JCPOA has opened new channels to engage with Iran 2018-12-19 20:24

    Mogherini: JCPOA has opened new channels to engage with Iran

    TEHRAN – The Iran nuclear deal has created new channels for engagement with Iran, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday, addressing a meeting with members of the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium.

  • SPV to be established by year end: Mogherini 2018-12-11 22:10

    SPV to be established by year end: Mogherini

    TEHRAN – European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has said the special purpose vehicle (SPV) meant to help companies do business with Iran will be completed by the end of the year, Bloomberg reported on Monday.

  • Zarif meets top European diplomats in Geneva 2018-12-01 00:11

    Zarif meets top European diplomats in Geneva

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday held talks with a number of senior European diplomats on regional issues, the 2015 nuclear deal, and collective efforts to save the deal and maintain foreign trade with Iran.

  • Ali Akbar Salehi 2018-11-28 20:35

    Iran's nuclear chief warns EU patience is running thin

    Iran’s nuclear chief said on Tuesday he was warning the European Union’s top diplomat that Iranian patience was running out on the bloc’s pledges to keep up oil trade despite U.S. sanctions.

  • araqchi 2018-11-19 20:58

    Europeans still unable to announce SPV, Iranian diplomat laments

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on Monday that the Europeans are not still able to announce the so-called special purpose vehicle (SPV) because of the U.S. pressure.

  • Mogherini to discuss Iran in Ankara visit 2018-11-18 21:50

    Mogherini to discuss Iran in Ankara visit

    TEHRAN – EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn are scheduled to visit Turkey on November 22 for talks on a range of issues including Iran.

  • موگرینی 2018-11-17 22:47

    EU ready to help Iraq deal with U.S. sanctions on Tehran

    The European Union is ready to help Iraq “deal with the consequences” of U.S. sanctions on Iran, the EU’s foreign policy chief told Iraq’s prime minister in a phone call on Friday.

  • Zarif holds phone talks with 4 top European diplomats 2018-11-03 20:16

    Zarif holds phone talks with 4 top European diplomats

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has held phone conversations with EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini as well as his counterparts from Germany, Sweden and Denmark to discuss the nuclear deal and other issues.

  • Europe Leaders 2018-10-28 17:21

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    The EU's purposeful delay in implementing the SPV

    TEHRAN - Reuters has recently reported that a new European Union mechanism to facilitate payments for Iranian exports should be legally in place by Nov. 4, when the next phase of U.S. sanctions hit, but will not be operational until early next year, three diplomats said.

  • mogherini 2018-10-19 19:06

    Top EU diplomat hopeful Iran payment system coming in weeks

    Asian partners seek to keep nuclear deal: Mogherini

    TEHRAN - European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Thursday that the EU’s Asian partners seek to keep the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Nikki Haley lashes out at EU's Mogherini over Iran deal 2018-09-28 22:33

    Nikki Haley lashes out at EU's Mogherini over Iran deal

    TEHRAN – During her appearance on “Fox & Friends,” U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley strongly criticized the approach of the European Union, namely that of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, towards the preservation of the Iran nuclear deal, Sputnik reported.

  • Mogherini 2018-09-28 11:58

    EU's Mogherini eyes Iran SPV for trade 'before November'

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The European Union’s foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, said on Wednesday a so-called Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) under consideration to facilitate trade with Iran could be in place “before November.”

  • Mogherini 2018-09-26 20:20

    Mogherini: Iran should benefit from ‘legitimate’ economic relations 

    The European Union foreign policy chief has stressed that Iran should benefit from its “legitimate” economic relations with the world. 

  • Zarif - Mogherini 2018-09-25 15:02

    Iran, EU issue joint statement on preserving nuclear deal 

    In their first joint statement since the U.S. pulled out of the international nuclear agreement, officially called the JCPOA, the European Union and Iran issued a joint statement on Monday underlining the need to preserve the agreement and guarantee Iran’s economic interests.

  • Javad Zarif - Federica Mogherini 2018-09-25 12:25

    EU and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt U.S. sanctions

    In a major snub to the United States, the European Union (EU) has decided to set up a new mechanism to enable legal trade with Iran without encountering U.S. sanctions. 

  • Mogherini, Le Drian meet Zarif in New York 2018-09-24 20:05

    Mogherini, Le Drian meet Zarif in New York

    TEHRAN – EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian separately met with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in New York on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • Europe 2018-09-23 12:31

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Europe’s support of Iran’s JCPOA: Actions speak louder than words

    TEHRAN - Iran is calling for keeping the European countries in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action formally known as JCPOA, including Germany, to save it, without the participation of the United States. But the Germans are reluctant to continue to cooperate with Iran due to U.S. secondary sanctions.

  • mogherini 2018-09-13 10:43

    By staff and agency

    EU to continue defending nuclear deal: Mogherini

    The European Union will continue to defend the 2015 nuclear deal, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday.

  • Federica Mogherini 2018-09-11 09:22

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Mogherini is happy, why not!

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is now satisfied over Iran's commitment to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). As it was recently reported by Xinhua, Mogherini said that Tehran complies with all its nuclear related commitments and that is a "good news", when EU is still working on preserving the Iranian nuclear deal.

  • EU working with partners to secure Iran’s interests: Mogherini 2018-08-31 21:08

    EU working with partners to secure Iran’s interests: Mogherini

    TEHRAN – EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Friday that the EU member states and their partners in the world will continue cooperation to make sure that Iranians and Iranian citizens can benefit from the nuclear agreement.

  • qassemi 2018-08-24 22:19

    ‘EU’s 18 million euro aid not related to package to save nuclear deal’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Thursday that the European Union’s 18 million euro aid for Iran has nothing to do with a package supposed to be offered to save the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • پرچم ایران و اتحادیه اروپا 2018-08-24 22:07

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Never humiliate an Iranian!

    Over the past days we heard news about the European Union’s 18million euro aid to Iran (the JCPOA). The EU in an announcement said this was part of a greater package of 50 million euros. EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini explained: “This new package will widen economic and sectoral relations in areas that are of direct benefit to our citizens.”

  • gharib 2018-08-18 09:58

    Iranian diplomat urges Europe to stand against U.S. unilateralism

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharib Abadi, Iran’s representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, said on Thursday that the European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, should stand against the U.S. unilateralism.

  • MP 2018-08-12 09:15

    No longer intl. consensus exists against Iran, says MP

    TEHRAN - Ali Najafi Khoshroudi, the spokesman of the Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, has shrugged off the renewed U.S. sanctions against Iran, contrary to the past there is no consensus against Iran.

  • EU believes Iran deal is working: Mogherini aide 2018-08-11 20:50

    EU believes Iran deal is working: Mogherini aide

    TEHRAN – The EU has never wavered in its support for the JCPOA as it wholeheartedly believes that the nuclear deal is a “good agreement that is working”, says Nathalie Tocci, an aide to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.