• Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-20 20:20

    Iran, Qatar discuss relations

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian had a conversation over the phone with his Qatari counterpart on Monday, according to a Qatari foreign ministry statement.

  • khatibzadeh 2021-10-18 22:03

    Iran insists won’t tolerate presence of Zionist forces near borders

    TEHRAN — Speaking at his weekly press briefing on Monday morning, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh reiterated that the Islamic Republic will not tolerate the presence of Israeli forces near its borders.

  • Amir Abdollahian Austria 2021-10-17 22:13

    Top Iranian diplomats discuss JCPOA with Austrian official

    TEHRAN — Secretary-General of the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Peter Launsky, who was in Tehran for the fifth round of political talks with Iran, met with Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian as well as Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Ali Bagheri.

  • Iran unveils new negotiation strategy  2021-10-17 22:10

    Iran unveils new negotiation strategy 

    TEHRAN – While the West is pressuring Iran for a return to the Vienna nuclear talks, the top Iranian diplomat unveiled a new strategy on the talks that could reset the whole negotiation process. 

  • Nezamoddin Mousavi 2021-10-17 22:09

    FM to name commercial attachés to enhance economic diplomacy

    TEHRAN — The spokesman for the presiding board of the Iranian Parliament announced on Sunday that Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian will soon appoint 35 commercial attachés in line with efforts to promote economic diplomacy.

  • Gharibabadi 2021-10-15 21:35

    IAEA approach toward Israel sends negative message to NPT members: Iran

    TEHRAN - Iran's ambassador and permanent representative to the international organizations based in Vienna on Friday warned about the consequences of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s silence toward the Zionist regime's nuclear program.

  • Deputy FM 2021-10-15 18:23

    Iran, EU agree to continue talks in Brussels

    TEHRAN – Iran and the European Union have agreed to continue talks in Brussels over the possibility of Iran and world powers resuming the stalled Vienna nuclear talks.

  • Qatari FM 2021-10-13 22:47

    Qatar FM backs interaction between Iran and Persian Gulf states

    TEHRAN — The Qatari foreign minister on Wednesday renewed Doha’s call for talks between the Arb states lying on the southern shores of the Persian Gulf with Iran.

  • Cohen 2021-10-13 21:27

    Israel U-turn on JCPOA reveals its propaganda tactics

    TEHRAN – In a contradictory departure from Israel’s longstanding propaganda, former Mossad chief Yossi Cohen has said Iran is not even close to getting a nuclear weapon, laying bare Tel Aviv’s deceitful campaign against Iran which rests on magnifying Tehran’s alleged threats against Israel. 

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-10-13 19:03

    Iran says EU’s Mora to visit Iran on Thursday

    TEHRAN – Iran has confirmed press reports that a senior European diplomat leading the Vienna talks over Iran’s nuclear program will pay a visit to Iran on Thursday.

  • Amir Abdollahian Switzerland 2021-10-13 18:32

    Iranian FM, Swiss National Assembly speaker hold extensive talks

    TEHRAN - The Speaker of the Swiss National Assembly Andreas Aebi met on Tuesday morning at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian to discuss bilateral relations and exchange views over regional and international issues.

  • Qalibaf 2021-10-12 21:23

    Qalibaf says sanctions and distortion are two serious wars against Islamic Revolution

    TEHRAN - Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said on Tuesday that “sanctions” and “distortion” are two serious challenges to the Islamic Republic, emphasizing the need for win over the economic and media warfare against the country.

  • Enrique Mora 2021-10-12 21:18

    EU top official expected to visit Iran soon

    TEHRAN — A top European official is expected to fly to Tehran as soon as this week to seek an agreement to restart the nuclear talks between Iran and world powers after months of delays, officials with knowledge of the meetings said.

  • Moqtadaei 2021-10-12 20:57

    Missiles not subject to negotiation, Iranian MP says

    TEHRAN — The deputy chairman of the National Security Committee of the Parliament has that said Iran has negotiated on its nuclear program within the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) but the Islamic Republic will not negotiate on other issues, including its defensive missile program.

  • Ulyanov 2021-10-12 20:57

    We should not resume the Vienna talks on JCPOA from scratch: Russia

    TEHRAN - Despite the hiatus that was brought about in the Vienna nuclear talks, the negotiations should not go back to day one, says the Russian ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

  • Gharibabadi 2021-10-12 20:56

    Gharibabadi bids farewell to Ulyanov

    TEHRAN — Mikhail Ulyanov, the Russian representative in the international organizations based in Vienna, has announced the farewell meeting with his Iranian counterpart Kazem Gharibabadi by publishing photos.

  • Lavrov- Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-10 21:19

    Russia hopes for early resumption of Iran nuclear deal talks

    Lavrov says Russia opposes attempts to link Iran nuclear deal to other issues

    TEHRAN - Moscow sees the fundamental determination of parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action for the Iranian nuclear program to devise the means to breathe new life into this agreement, and hopes another round of the Vienna talks on restoring the deal will begin in the near future, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.

  • Eslami 2021-10-10 21:18

    Eslami: Major difference between Safeguards cameras and those of JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Eslami, Vice President and Chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), said on Saturday night that there is a great difference between the IAEA camera monitoring Iran’s nuclear activities under the safeguard agreement with those installed under the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-10-09 22:43

    Process to review JCPOA talks will soon reach conclusion, Iran says

    TEHRAN – There are two stages for reviewing six rounds of talks to revive the JCPOA in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman says.

  • Iran Rep UN 2021-10-08 21:30

    Iran strongly dismisses nuclear allegations by Riyadh, certain European states

    TEHRAN – An Iranian diplomat on Thursday categorically rejected “baseless allegations” against Tehran’s nuclear and missile programs by certain European countries and Saudi Arabia, saying Tehran’s peaceful programs are being pursued in line with the country’s inherent rights and international commitments.

  • Iran's FM with Lebanese counterpart 2021-10-08 11:52

    Iran FM: US oral messages, E3 unfulfilled promises not criterion to revive JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Neither oral message of the United States nor the European trio’s empty promises are taken seriously in Tehran when it comes to their calls for a mutual return to the historic 2015 nuclear agreement, Iran’s foreign minister said on Thursday.

  • Leader 2021-10-03 22:11

    Consequences of trust to U.S. in words of Leader

    TEHRAN — In a speech delivered on Sunday morning, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution discussed the AUKUS pact, Iran-Azerbaijan disagreements, and the scandalous U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.

  • Leader 2021-10-03 22:10

    Leader says security cannot be bought

    TEHRAN — Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, has warned that those who seek to buy security from outside “will pay a hefty price”.

  • Josep Borrell 2021-10-03 21:36

    EU’s Borrell: JCPOA implementation means U.S. must fully implement the deal

    TEHRAN – European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell says all parties, including the U.S., must fully implement the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • FM Amir Addollahian 2021-10-03 11:28

    If US is serious about nuclear talks, $10b of Iranian assets must be unfrozen: Amir Abdollahian

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian told a televised program on Saturday night that if the Joe Biden administration is “serious” about reviving the 2015 nuclear deal it should allow releasing at least 10 billion dollars of the Iranian assets held in foreign banks.

  • Nezam Mousavi 2021-10-01 21:47

    Raisi not seeking to limit foreign policy dynamism, MP says

    TEHRAN - The spokesman for the presiding board of the Iranian Parliament says contrary to the claims of some people, the Raisi administration does not seek to limit foreign policy dynamism and the nuclear negotiations with the hope of revitalizing the 2015 nuclear deal will be pursued based on national dignity.

  • Saeed Khatibzadeh 2021-10-01 21:45

    Iran: Return to Vienna nuclear talks will happen soon

    TEHRAN — Iran's new government will decide in the next few weeks on a date to return to the nuclear talks in Vienna, the Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Thursday.

  • Hadi Beiginejad 2021-09-29 20:46

    IAEA access to cameras conditioned to U.S. return to JCPOA obligations: MP

    TEHRAN – A legislator on Wednesday criticized the International Atomic Energy Agency for reneging its commitments toward Iran, saying as it had been agreed the IAEA can get access to its surveillance cameras at Iran’s nuclear sites only if the United States rejoins the 2015 nuclear deal and fulfill its obligation.

  • Eslami 2021-09-29 20:46

    Iran, Russia to speed up implementation of Bushehr projects to make up for delay

    TEHRAN — Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) chief Mohammad Eslami explains about the achievements of his trip to Russia, telling reporters that the AEOI and Rosatom have signed bilateral contracts, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Jake Sullivan UAE 2021-09-29 20:41

    Trust Issues

    TEHRAN — Jake Sullivan, the United States National Security Advisor, has started a tour of certain Middle Eastern countries. He arrived in the UAEA on September 27. The American mainstream media tries to portray the agenda of the trip is focused on Iran and Yemen, but it is really the case!