Rafael Grossi

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  • Grossi 2021-10-20 22:07

    Grossi says has no credible evidence Iran is developing nuclear weapon

    TEHRAN — Rafael Grossi, director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) who has expressed hope that he would travel to Tehran in the next few days, has said he has no “credible information” that Iran is seeking to build nuclear weapons.

  • Grossi 2021-10-20 20:20

    What's the main obstacle to resuming Vienna talks?

    TEHRAN – As nuclear tensions soar between Iran and the West, grievances over the statements of the chief of the UN nuclear watchdog accumulate in Tehran.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Grossi 2021-09-28 21:44

    “Unconstructive” approach may result in failure of Vienna talks

    TEHRAN — In yet another unconstructive move, the International Atomic Energy Agency on Sunday said Iran had prevented access to the Tesa Complex in Karaj, a facility producing centrifuges machines.

  • AUKUS 2021-09-27 20:38

    Decoding IAEA silence over clear violation of NPT in AUKUS pact

    TEHRAN — The AUKUS pact, with all its controversies, has turned all eyes on three world powers and an international body: The United States, United Kingdom, France, and United Nations nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency.

  • Kamalvandi 2021-09-27 20:37

    AEOI sends letter of complaint to IAEA

    TEHRAN — Following the publication of an inaccurate report by the International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Grossi on Sunday, Iran’s nuclear spokesman announced on Monday that he had sent a letter to the IAEA protesting the “unconstructive” move by the Agency.

  • Kazem Gharibabadi 2021-09-27 15:03

    IAEA report goes ‘beyond the understanding”, Gharibabadi notes

    Envoy says IAEA report on cameras of the Tesa Complex in Karaj ‘inaccurate’

    TEHRAN - Iran's ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations has said the report by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) director-general on the cameras of the Tesa Complex in Karaj is inaccurate and goes beyond the understandings reached in a joint statement by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) and the IAEA.

  • Salimi 2021-09-21 21:33

    Iranian MP expresses surprise over IAEA silence over AUKUS

    MP says IAEA inspectors are CIA and Mossad agents

    TEHRAN — Alireza Salimi, a member of the presiding board of the Iranian parliament, has strongly criticized the International Atomic Energy Agency for being silent on a military deal between Australia, the UK and U.S for building nuclear submarines.

  • Eslami 2021-09-21 21:30

    Eslami urges U.S. to rectify wrong policies and lift Iran sanction

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), who has visited Vienna, told NHK that the United States should lift all sanctions against his country.

  • Eslami 2021-09-20 21:04

    Nuclear chief: It’s necessary that IAEA maintain independence and professionalism

    Terrorist acts against nuclear facilities need to be condemned by IAEA and member states, Eslami suggests

    TEHRAN — Mohammad Eslami, chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), says it is essential that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) avoid a political approach toward Iran’s nuclear program, advising the UN nuclear watchdog to act independently and professionally.

  • Khezrian 2021-09-15 21:16

    Parliament Article 90 Committee reviewing new cooperation agreement with IAEA: MP

    TEHRAN - The Article 90 Committee of Parliament plans to hold a meeting with the new chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) in regard to the parliamentary approval on lifting sanctions, the committee spokesman has said.

  • Eslami 2021-09-15 21:03

    Iran: JCPOA-related cameras are inactive

    TEHRAN — Iran’s new nuclear chief said on Wednesday that he had briefed MPs sitting on the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy about IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi’s visit to Tehran.

  • Amouei 2021-09-15 10:00

    IAEA should reflect Iran's goodwill in its report: MP

    TEHRAN - Regarding Iran's cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), a member of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Parliament says Tehran expects the UN nuclear watchdog to provide a “positive report” about Iran’s nuclear program to the IAEA Board of Governors.

  • Spox 2021-09-13 22:25

    IAEA access to cameras' memory is subject to agreement: Iran

    TEHRAN - Spokesman for the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has stressed that the International Atomic Energy Agency’s access to cameras’ memory is possible only when an agreement is reached on the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

  • Abbasi 2021-09-13 21:17

    Ex-nuclear chief: Agreement with IAEA prevent inventing excuses

    TEHRAN - The former chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, (AEOI), Fereydoun Abbasi, says that the agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will prevent excuses.

  • Grossi 2021-09-13 21:16

    Grossi confirms demolition of IAEA surveillance cameras in Iran attributed to Mossad

    TEHRAN — IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi said on Monday that an accident at Iran’s Karaj nuclear plant attributed by many to Mossad may have destroyed some of the IAEA’s monitoring equipment.

  • Grossi-Eslami 2021-09-12 22:18

    Did Grossi find what he was looking for?

    TEHRAN — IAEA chief Rafael Mariano Grossi came to Iran late on Saturday in order to begin his consultations with the new Iranian administration, but did he gain what he was seeking?

  • Chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Mohammad Eslami and IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi 2021-09-12 22:18

    Iran calls talks with IAEA director constructive 

    TEHRAN - The new chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Mohammad Eslami on Sunday described his talks with IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi as “good and constructive”. 

  • Grossi-Eslami meeting in Tehran 2021-09-12 11:58

    IAEA director meets Iran’s new nuclear chief, plan to issue joint statement

    TEHRAN – International Atomic Energy Agency director Rafael Grossi held talks with Mohammad Eslami, the new chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) on Sunday morning.

  • Grossi 2021-09-11 18:41

    IAEA chief Grossi visits Iran

    TEHRAN – International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Grossi was to visit Iran on Saturday afternoon, Iran’s ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations confirmed on Saturday.

  • Meeting 2021-08-31 17:50

    IAEA chief, EU discuss JCPOA

    TEHRAN – International Atomic Energy Agency chief Rafael Grossi has met with the head of the European Union delegation to the UN organizations in Vienna to discuss a number of issues including the situation around the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. 

  • IAEA 2021-06-28 00:26

    Iran lays out rules for cooperation with IAEA

    TEHRAN – Iran has provided explanations on the continuation of its cooperation with the UN nuclear watchdog after it accused Iran of being unresponsive to demands by the UN body regarding a technical understanding that expired last week.

  • Abbaszade Meshkini 2021-06-27 20:17

    MP says U.S. cannot impose conditions on Iran

    TEHRAN — The spokesperson for the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Parliament has criticized the U.S. secretary of state for his remarks, saying Antony Blinken’s statements are intended to start a psychological war against Iran.

  • IAEA chief Grossi 2021-06-21 13:13

    IAEA’s Grossi says likes to work with new Iranian president

    TEHRAN - Rafael Grossi, head of the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has said he likes to work with the new Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi.

  • Ambassador 2021-06-08 18:23

    Tehran rejects Grossi’s assessment on Iran-IAEA cooperation 

    TEHRAN - Iran’s ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has responded to the assessment of IAEA chief Rafael Grossi about the quality of cooperation between Iran and the UN body, advising him to avoid politicizing the Iranian nuclear program.

  • Ambassador 2021-06-03 01:15

    Senior Iranian diplomat elaborates on Salehi’s letter to IAEA chief

    TEHRAN - Iran’s envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency, Kazem Gharibabadi, has given more details about the letter that Iran’s nuclear chief sent to IAEA Director-General Rafael Grossi.

  • IAEA 2021-06-01 19:50

    Iran nuclear chief sends letter to IAEA

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Salehi, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), has sent a letter to the chief of the UN nuclear watchdog informing him that a February deal between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency has expired but Iran decided to continue to store data related to monitoring activities. 

  • IAEA 2021-05-24 18:56

    Iran extends surveillance deal with IAEA

    TEHRAN – Iran announced on Monday that it will extend a temporary deal with the UN nuclear watchdog for a period of one month to give the Vienna nuclear talks more time to move forward.

  • Araghchi 2021-05-09 16:44

    Iran will extend deal with IAEA if needed, top negotiator says

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian nuclear negotiator leading Iran’s negotiating team at the Vienna nuclear deal talks said Iran will extend a monitoring access deal with the UN nuclear watchdog if needed.