UK

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  • Salimi Yesterday 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.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-09-20 20:59

    Iran, UK FMs meet in New York

    TEHRAN — The British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss was to meet Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian in New York on Monday to discuss detained British nationals in Iran and the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Blinken AUKUS 2021-09-18 21:57

    The "Francophone", "Francophile" who stabbed France in the back

    TEHRAN — In an article published on November 23, 2020 on the Politico website titled “9 things to know about Antony Blinken, the next U.S. secretary of state”, Blinken was projected as a man with no flaws.

  • AUKUS 2021-09-17 21:33

    U.S. couldn’t care less about EU: Will Europe learn the lesson?

    TEHRAN — “Through AUKUS, our governments will strengthen the ability of each to support our security and defense interests, building on our longstanding and ongoing bilateral ties. We will promote deeper information and technology sharing. We will foster deeper integration of security and defense-related science, technology, industrial bases, and supply chains. And in particular, we will significantly deepen cooperation on a range of security and defense capabilities.

  • Hossein Amir Abdollahian 2021-09-13 21:15

    Amir Abdollahian: Iran having internal consultations on how to continue Vienna talks

    TEHRAN — In a telephone conversation on Monday, British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab spoke with his Iranian counterpart and congratulated him on his appointment.

  • Biden 2021-09-03 18:19

    UK “intelligence failure” on Afghanistan

    A leaked UK Foreign Office report seen by British media warned government ministers on July 22 that the withdrawal of U.S.-led foreign forces from Afghanistan would lead to "rapid Taliban advances".

  • British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson 2021-08-24 13:31

    UK to “push for sanctions” on Taliban at G7 meeting

    Sources say Britain plans to push world leaders to consider new sanctions on the Taliban when the G7 group of advanced economies meets on Tuesday to discuss the crisis in Afghanistan.

  • Deputy FM 2021-08-14 19:40

    Araqchi slams UK blackmail demands on prisoners

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyed Abbas Araqchi has responded to UK demands that Iran release a British national, describing the demands as blackmail. 

  • Simon Shercliff 2021-08-13 21:32

    What the new UK ambassador to Iran is looking for?

    TEHRAN — In our previous report titled “The curious case of new UK ambassador to Iran,” we said that “The UK, with the appointment of Shercliff, has a tough time mending ties with Iran.” 3 days after the arrival of Simon Shercliff to Tehran, it is now crystal clear to everyone that the Iran-UK relationship will be one of a kind.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-08-07 22:05

    Iran condemns G7 statement, calls it baseless

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh issued a statement on Saturday stating that attributing suspected attack on an Israeli-operated oil tanker to Iran are “baseless scenarios” designed to complicate the atmosphere.

  • Iran 2021-08-07 22:04

    U.S., UK launch campaign of bullying against Iran

    TEHRAN – In a concerted effort meant to pressure Iran ahead of the expected resumption of nuclear talks in Vienna, Washington and its European allies are exploiting a mysterious attack on an Israeli-operated oil tanker to extract more concessions from Iran. 

  • False flag operation 2021-08-04 20:50

    False flag operation

    TEHRAN – With the Vienna nuclear talks between Iran and the West hitting a deadlock, things seem to be deteriorating to a dangerous escalation by the West against Iran, which refused to bow to U.S. extravagant demands during six rounds of talks. 

  • Ambassador 2021-08-03 18:18

    Iran ambassador to UK warns of escalation over Israeli ship

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to the UK Mohsen Baharvand has reacted to accusations by London and its allies against Iran over last week's attack on an Israeli-operated oil tanker off the coast of Oman.

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2021-08-02 21:54

    Iran summons Romania ambassador

    TEHRAN — Continuing its busy day, the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned the Romanian ambassador to Tehran on Monday afternoon.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-08-02 21:54

    Iran summons British chargé d'affaires

    TEHRAN — The British chargé d'affaires in Tehran was summoned to the Foreign Ministry in the absence of the British ambassador to protest the accusations of the British foreign secretary against Iran on Monday.

  • Foreign Ministry 2021-08-02 20:32

    Iran rejects U.S., UK accusations over Israeli ship

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibazdeh has responded to allegations by U.S. and UK top diplomats against Iran about last week’s attack on an Israeli oil tanker off the coast of Oman. 

  • Spox 2021-07-18 16:08

    Iran voices readiness to implement prisoner swap deal with U.S., UK

    TEHRAN – Iran has insisted that it has reached a deal with the United States and the United Kingdom on a prisoner swap, underlining that it is ready to proceed with the deal as soon as the other sides fulfill their part. 

  • British arms exports fueling Saudi war on Yemen three times more than government revelations  2021-07-17 12:13

    British arms exports fueling Saudi war on Yemen three times more than government revelations 

    The UK government’s official figures says it signed £6.7 billion worth of arms sales to Saudi Arabia since Riyadh began its bombing campaign on neighboring Yemen in March 2015. These included bombs, missiles, and warplanes.

  • Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Mohsen Baharvand 2021-07-06 22:23

    New Iranian ambassador submits credentials to Queen

    TEHRAN — Iran’s new envoy to the UK submitted his credentials to Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday.

  • فروش سلاح به عربستان 2021-06-28 18:30

    UK sold about £17bn of weapons to two-thirds of ‘rights abusers’

    The UK has sold arms and military equipment to two-thirds of countries slammed for their dire record on human rights and civil liberties, according to a new report.

  • Shercliff 2021-06-22 21:33

    The curious case of new UK ambassador to Iran

    TEHRAN — On Monday, the Queen of England appointed Simon Shercliff as the new ambassador of the UK to Iran, leaving analysts wondering what does this sudden change of ambassador, which coincided with the presidential election and a new president will take over in the country in mid-August. This intrigued us to do some investigative reporting about Simon Shercliff.

  • Simon Shercliff 2021-06-21 21:50

    UK appoints new ambassador to Iran

    TEHRAN — In an announcement published by the UK government website, the Queen of England changed the British ambassador to Iran.

  • Vienna talks 2021-06-06 20:38

    Zarif calls on U.S. to avoid using sanctions as ‘leverage’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on the U.S. to return to its obligations and stop trying to use economic sanctions as a negotiating “leverage.”

  • Araghchi 2021-05-02 22:19

    Tehran-Washington prisoner swap has nothing to do with Vienna talks

    TEHRAN— According to an informed source, the agenda on Vienna negotiations did not and has not included the prisoner swap between Tehran-Washington and Tehran-London.

  • پرچم ایران 2021-05-02 22:11

    Washington to pay $7b in exchange for four spies

    TEHRAN-- The Lebanese news network, Al Mayadeen reported that the Islamic Republic has agreed to release four Americans accused of spying for the CIA. In exchange, Washington will release four detained Iranians, in addition to unfreezing $7 billion of Iranian assets in the U.S.

  • Zaghari 2021-04-26 18:17

    Nazanin Zaghari sentenced to one-year imprisonment, one-year travel ban

    TEHRAN— Nazanin Zaghari is sentenced to another year in prison in Iran for "propaganda activities against the government," ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Iran to resume UK flights as of May 6 2021-04-12 22:12

    Iran to resume UK flights as of May 6

    TEHRAN – Iran’s flag carrier IranAir is set to resume flights to and from the United Kingdom as of May 6 after months of suspension imposed to curb the spread of a novel coronavirus variant into the Islamic Republic.

  • Matthew Gordon Bnaks 2021-03-20 00:11

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Meghan’s ambitions cannot be realized in the UK: ex-British MP

    TEHRAN – Noting that Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's wife, is not fully appreciated for the consequences of royal protocol, a former British Conservative MP says that Meghan’s ambitions cannot be fulfilled in the UK.

  • Iran extends UK flight ban to Feb. 19 2021-02-07 20:53

    Iran extends UK flight ban to Feb. 19

    TEHRAN - Iran has extended the ban on passenger flights to Britain until February 19 due to the spread of a new variant of the coronavirus, the Civil Aviation Organization of Iran announced.

  • Iran extends ban on UK flights as new coronavirus variant spreads 2021-01-09 20:10

    Iran extends ban on UK flights as new coronavirus variant spreads

    TEHRAN – Iran has extended the previously-imposed ban on flights to and from the United Kingdom, adding the ban also entails connecting flights at the European country that has become a hotspot for a new coronavirus variant.