Mohammad Javad Zarif

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  • Zarif: U.S. cannot stop Iranian flights, tankers Yesterday 22:05

    The Iranian foreign minister says sanctions have an economic impact but “they will not affect our policies”

    Zarif: U.S. cannot stop Iranian flights, tankers

    TEHRAN – The Americans cannot stop Iranian flights or block the movement of Iranian tankers at sea, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says.

  • Zarif- Pompeo Yesterday 14:51

    Zarif says Pompeo must take responsibility for his own words to starve Iranians

    TEHRAN - Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo must take responsibility for his own words by announcing that the U.S. is seeking to starve Iranians through sanctions.

  • Ex-Brazilian president meets Zarif Yesterday 00:19

    Ex-Brazilian president meets Zarif

    TEHRAN – Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello, the former Brazilian president and the chairman of the Brazilian Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee, met with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Tehran on Monday.

  • pakistan 2018-11-12 20:16

    Pakistan has vowed to act quickly to free Iranian captives: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Pakistani officials have promised to take more actions to liberate the Iranian border guards who were recently kidnapped by terrorists at Iran-Pakistan border.

  • zarif 2018-11-11 20:27

    Iran will flourish despite sanctions, Zarif to Pompeo

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that Iran “will not just survive but advance” in spite of the harsh U.S. sanctions.

  • Zarif meets UNWTO Secretary General, German senior politician 2018-11-11 17:01

    Zarif meets UNWTO Secretary General, senior German politician

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets separately with UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili and senior German politician Sigmar Hartmut Gabriel in his office, November 11, 2018. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab

  • Zarif urges Europe to intensify efforts to salvage nuclear deal 2018-11-10 22:12

    Zarif urges Europe to intensify efforts to salvage nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on European countries to accelerate their efforts to preserve the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal, after the U.S. withdrew from the multilateral deal and ordered sanctions against Iran.

  • U.S. Action Group dreaming of re-enacting 1953 coup: Zarif 2018-11-09 13:47

    ‘Have you no shame’, Zarif tells Pompeo

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday asked his U.S. counterpart Mike Pompeo that “have you no shame” for the Saudi starvation of the Yemeni people.

  • حسینعلی حاجی دلیگانی 2018-11-05 23:27

    MP says U.S. was given samples from Iranian nuclear rotor sediments in late 2016

    TEHRAN – MP Hosseinali Haji-Deligani on Monday accused the government of having gone beyond the 2015 deal - aka Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) – by giving samples of nuclear rotor sediments to Americans.

  • zarif 2018-11-05 21:42

    Zarif says ‘JCPOA is still strong’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that he had dreams of a better nuclear deal than the current one, officially called as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • U.S. bullying backfiring, Zarif says 2018-11-05 18:47

    U.S. bullying backfiring, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – In response to the restoration of a new round of sanction against Iran by the U.S., Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said the U.S. bullying is backfiring and the world can’t allow U.S. President Donald Trump and his partners to destroy global order.

  • 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.

  • zarif 2018-11-03 12:29

    Zarif underlines importance of ‘Blue Economy’ at D-8 ministerial summit

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined in a statement at the 18th Session of the D-8 Council of Ministers that cooperation among D-8 Member States towards developing blue economy has great potential for enhancing sustainable development and can strengthen economic growth and poverty reduction.

  • The 18th session of the D8 Council of Foreign Ministers 2018-11-03 11:15

    D-8 Council of Foreign Ministers kicks off in Turkey

     The 18th session of the D8 Council of Foreign Ministers opened with the attendance of Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Antalya, Turkey, on Saturday.

  • Zarif in Turkey to attend D-8 ministerial summit 2018-11-02 23:46

    Zarif in Turkey to attend D-8 ministerial summit

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that later in the day Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif would leave Tehran for Turkey to attend a ministerial meeting of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation.

  • zarif 2018-11-02 21:09

    Chronology of Mossad program to kill JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has outlined what he calls the chronology of a Mossad program to kill the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2018-10-31 20:34

    Zarif visits Pakistan over kidnapped Iranian soldiers

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Pakistan in the early hours of Wednesday morning to follow up on the fate of the Iranian border guards who were recently kidnapped by terrorists at Iran-Pakistan border.

  • ظریف 2018-10-30 20:59

    Istanbul trio conclude summit with joint statement

    At the end of the Sixth Trilateral Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Turkey, the foreign ministers of these countries issued a joint statement. The full text of the statement follows as reported by the Iranian Foreign Ministry website.

  • zarif 2018-10-30 20:56

    ‘Iran, Turkey, Azerbaijan hold common stance on region’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Iran, Turkey and Azerbaijan have common stance on regional issues and are determined to cooperate.

  • zarif 2018-10-30 20:40

    Zarif condemns terrorist attack on Pittsburgh synagogue

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has condemned terrorist attack on a synagogue in Pittsburgh which left 11 people dead.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in an interview with CBS news website 2018-10-30 14:06

    “U.S. support for Saudi Arabia, Israel emboldened them for atrocity”

    Zarif: U.S. sanctions will not work

    TEHRAN- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that although U.S. sanctions on Tehran hurt, they will not work.

  • Zarif meeting Turkish, Azeri counterparts in Istanbul 2018-10-28 22:30

    Zarif meeting Turkish, Azeri counterparts in Istanbul

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is set to visit Turkey’s Istanbul on Monday at the head of a delegation, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday.

  • zarif 2018-10-26 17:01

    Tehran calls on Iraq to facilitate travel of Iranian pilgrims

    Zarif says Arbaeen symbolizes Iran-Iraq unity

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday called on the Iraqi government to facilitate travel of the Iranian pilgrims for the Arbaeen ritual, particularly in border areas.

  • Zarif: Global response to Khashoggi’s murder ‘late yet strong’ 2018-10-25 14:53

    Zarif: Global response to Khashoggi’s murder ‘late yet strong’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said the international community’s response to the killing of a prominent Saudi journalist and critic was “late yet strong”, Mehr reported on Wednesday.

  • zarif 2018-10-23 20:55

    Zarif believes Europeans have done well to keep nuclear deal: MP

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif believes that Europeans have done well in resisting the U.S. and preserving the 2015 nuclear deal, spokesman for the Parliament presiding board told reporters on Tuesday.

  • Let’s build a ‘strong region’, Zarif proposes after Trump’s humiliation of Saudis 2018-10-23 20:27

     Foreign minister says Iran will overcome sanctions 

    Mutual respect, not mutual trust, needed for dialogue, Zarif says of U.S. 

    Iran is open to dialogue with the United States without preconditions, but such talks remain elusive so long as Washington fails to show Tehran respect, its Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday.

  • khoshroodi 2018-10-22 20:26

    ‘U.S. feels defeated after leaving nuclear deal’

    TEHRAN – Iranian MP Ali Najafi Khoshroodi said on Monday that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the U.S. feels “defeated” after leaving the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • U.S. sanctions violate two ICJ orders, Zarif warns 2018-10-20 10:13

    U.S. sanctions violate two ICJ orders, Zarif warns

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that the latest U.S. sanctions against the Islamic Republic violate two International Court of Justice (ICJ) orders.

  • Guardian Council studying CFT at presence of Zarif, Jahangiri, Hemati 2018-10-17 20:19

    Guardian Council studying CFT at presence of Zarif, Jahangiri, Hemati

    TEHRAN – The Guardian Council has held a meeting regarding the CFT, a legislation to combat financing of terrorism with three figures defending the ratification, council’s spokesman Abbasali Kadkhodaei said on Wednesday 

  • zarif 2018-10-17 20:14

    Zarif urges Pakistan to help immediately release Iranian abductees 

    Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif telephoned his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday to follow up on conditions of Iranian border guards who were abducted and transferred to Pakistan by terrorists late on Monday.