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  • parliament 2020-01-19 19:25

    Iranian MPs call for a decision on British ambassador

    TEHRAN – 200 parliamentarians out of the 290-seat parliament issued a statement on Sunday calling for a decision about British Ambassador Rob Macaire, who was arrested briefly by police during an unauthorized demonstration in central Tehran on January 11.

  • Sergey Lavrov 2020-01-17 18:49

    By staff and agency

    Russia says E3 decision on nuclear deal is ‘worrisome’

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday that the decision adopted by the European Union trio, known as E3, on the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA, is “worrisome”.

  • British Ambassador Rob Macaire 2020-01-17 12:41

    *By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Legal look into the arrest of the UK ambassador to Iran

    In the legal term, immunity generally means that the person is exempted from prosecution, in other words the law and its executors cannot prosecute the person. The Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (1961) states that the immunities and privileges are not intended to benefit individuals; rather they are to perform the functions of diplomatic missions as representatives of states.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2020-01-15 13:48

    E3 making ‘strategic mistake’ by triggering dispute mechanism: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that the European Union trio, known as E3, is making a “strategic mistake” by triggering the dispute mechanism in the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2020-01-14 19:11

    Zarif: E3 has bowed to U.S. diktat

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that France, Germany, and the UK have bowed to “the U.S. diktat” for 20 months.

  • Parliament 2020-01-13 19:30

    A number of MPs call for UK envoy’s expulsion

    TEHRAN — A number of MPs have expressed alarm over the presence of British Ambassador Bob Macaire in a rally in Tehran on Saturday and called for his expulsion.

  • Russia 2020-01-10 18:32

    Russia, France, UK reassure Iran about commitment to JCPOA

    TEHRAN — The foreign ministries of the Russian Federation, France and Britain have said that their country will remain committed to obligations under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • UK diplomat 2019-12-24 22:55

    By staff and agency

    Nuclear deal is in trouble: British diplomat

    Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Russia Laurie Bristow, who is leaving his post, has said that the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, “is in trouble”.

  • Tony Radakin 2019-12-17 19:32

    By staff and agency

    Royal Navy head says UK does not support maximum pressure on Iran

    Admiral Tony Radakin, the head of the British Royal Navy, has said that the United Kingdom does not support the United States’ policy of maximum pressure on Iran.

  • A view of the UNESCO-registered Shahr-e-Soukhteh (Burnt City) in Iran’s Sistan-Baluchestan province 2019-12-08 18:42

    French, British sightseers visiting Iran’s Sistan-Baluchestan

    TEHRAN – A group of ten French and British sightseers have commenced a ten-day tour across Iran’s southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan province.

  • EU 2019-12-01 19:33

    By staff and agency

    E3 welcomes six European countries joining INSTEX

    France, Germany and the United Kingdom have issued a joint statement welcoming a decision by Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden to join the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX).

  • Intelligence Ministry 2019-11-30 20:07

    Intelligence Ministry says arsonists backed by Iran International TV arrested

    TEHRAN – The Intelligence Ministry says it has arrested those who implemented the Iran International TV’s order to set fire to public and private property in different Iranian provinces.

  • بعیدی نژاد 2019-11-06 18:32

    Iran’s nuclear moves intended to save JCPOA, says Iran’s ambassador 

    TEHRAN - Hamid Baeidinejad, Iran’s ambassador to London, said on Tuesday that Iran’s decision to partially scale down its commitments under the 2015 multilateral nuclear deal is only aimed at saving the agreement from a total collapse.

  • Rob Macaire 2019-10-29 18:39

    London will remain committed to nuclear deal: diplomat

    TEHRAN - British Ambassador to Tehran Rob Macaire has said that London will remain committed to the 2015 nuclear deal, formally known as the JCPOA, even if it exits the European Union.

  • Arak heavy water nuclear reactor 2019-10-15 10:04

    Embassy: British experts in Iran to upgrade Arak reactor

    TEHRAN – A team of British experts arrived in Iran on Monday to begin work to upgrade the Arak heavy water nuclear reactor, the British embassy in Tehran said.

  • Hamid Baeidinejad 2019-10-08 18:43

    Ambassador slams UK for delaying to pay Iran’s debt

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad has criticized Britain’s Defense Ministry for its delays in paying Iran’s debt for a series of defense deals signed between the two countries before the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

  • Rodney Shakespeare 2019-10-06 16:30

    Foreign Embassies ‘Stirring Up’ Situation in Iraq: UK Analyst

    TEHRAN  – A political analyst from London said the embassies of the US and UK in Baghdad are taking advantage of Iraq’s poor economic conditions following the defeat of Daesh by “deliberately stirring up trouble” in the Arab country.

  • Jeremy Hunt: Britain would repay Iran £400m 2019-09-25 19:05

    Jeremy Hunt: Britain would repay Iran £400m

    TEHRAN – Former British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said his country would obey a court order to repay £400m to Iran, if the precise sum owed is agreed.

  • 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.

  • mousavi 2019-09-16 19:15

    Tehran says to release detained UK-flagged tanker

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman has said that the UK-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero, which was detained by Iran for violating international maritime rules, will soon be released.

  • Hisae Nakanishi 2019-09-03 20:58

    By Negar Asadi

    U.S. move to form coalition in Persian Gulf ‘not feasible’: Japanese professor

    TEHRAN - Hisae Nakanishi, a professor of International Relations of the Middle East at Doshisha University in Japan, believes that the United States’ move to form a maritime coalition in the Persian Gulf is “unwise and even not feasible”.

  • Boris Johnson 2019-09-01 11:50

    By Saeed Sobhani

    Death of Democracy in UK

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension has led to deep divisions among citizens.Some British citizens express their support for Johnson, while others are furious. Undoubtedly Britain's challenges to exit the EU will continue, even if it does. Many analysts believe that London will be at war with the effects of this phenomenon for at least ten years.

  • Queen & Johnson 2019-08-31 12:05

    Dictatorship Stick on democracy

    TEHRAN- Following a request from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Queen Elizabeth II has prorogued the U.K.’s Parliament—temporarily shutting down the United Kingdom’s deliberative body just weeks before the deadline for a no-deal Brexit hits. 

  • Zarif likens 1953 coup to Trump’s ‘maximum pressure’ on Iranians 2019-08-20 14:39

    Zarif likens 1953 coup to Trump’s ‘maximum pressure’ on Iranians

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday commemorated the anniversary of the 1953 coup in Iran, saying the Americans and the British orchestrated the coup following years of “maximum pressure” on Iranians, hinting at U.S. President Donald Trump’s “maximum pressure” policy against Iran.

  • Grace 1 tanker 2019-08-17 21:18

    By staff and agency

    U.S. issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

    The United States has issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker captured by British Royal Marines in Gibraltar last month, according to Aljazeera.

  • JCPOA 2019-08-13 19:21

    By staff and agency

    UK reiterates support for nuclear deal

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman said on Monday that the United Kingdom’s position on the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, has not changed, FXSTREET reported.

  • IRGC 2019-08-12 15:38

    Israeli presence in Persian Gulf may result in war, IRGC Navy chief warns

    U.S., UK responsible for consequences of Israeli presence in Persian Gulf: IRGC

     The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has warned that any Israeli presence in the Persian Gulf may result in a war in the region, and the responsibility for the consequences of such illegal presence lies with the U.S. and the UK.

  • Rouhani Johnson 2019-07-27 20:59

    UK daily warns Iranian military strength may overpower British forces amid tensions

    (Press TV) - The UK’s Daily Express paper has published a report, featuring a “shock chart”, illustrating that Iranian military strength may overpower that of Britain in various key aspects.

  • Brexit.jpg 2019-07-27 11:41

    By Hanif Ghaffari 

     The conservative knife in the heart of London

    The game in UK is re-wrapped! Choosing Boris Johnson as Britain's new prime minister means conspiring to conspire the Conservative Party and the entire British community! Undoubtedly, in the near future, there will be many crises across the UK.

  • UN 2019-07-26 23:01

    Seizure of UK tanker aimed to keep security, Iran writes to UN

    TEHRAN – Iran’s permanent mission to the United Nations has said that the seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker by Iran was aimed at maintaining security in the Strait of Hormuz, a narrow waterway that connects the Persian Gulf to the Sea of Oman.