Vienna talks


  • Mtg 2023-01-11 19:38

    Iran envoy meets Russian security official

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to Russia Kazem Jalali has met with Alexander Venediktov, the deputy secretary of Russia’s national security council.

  • Ulyanov 2023-01-06 23:30

    Alleged provision of drones a ‘clumsy excuse’ for freezing Vienna talks: Ulyanov

    TEHRAN – Mikhail Ulyanov, the permanent representative of Russia to international organizations in Vienna, has criticized the West for putting the Vienna talks over reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal on hold under the pretext of Iran’s alleged provision of drones to Russia. 

  • Lavrov 2022-12-30 22:47

    Russia proposed ‘simple and understandable model’ for reviving JCPOA: Lavrov

    TEHRAN – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said Russia put forth an initiative for reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal that is “simple” and “understandable.”

  • Iran and EU hold talks in Jordan 2022-12-20 22:07

    Iranian and EU chief diplomats hold talks in Jordan

    Iran FM: Security cannot be  imported or purchased

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister who had visited Amman, Jordan, for a conference on Iraq held two hours of talks with European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell in which the sides exchanged views on the most pressing issues between Iran and the EU, especially the Vienna talks intended to revive the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the JCPOA.

  • Ulyanov 2022-11-25 20:08

    West knows Iran approach in Vienna talks is constructive: Russian diplomat

    TEHRAN – A senior Russian diplomat who has been involved in the Vienna talks over the 2015 Iran nuclear deal has said the West knows that Tehran’s approach in the nuclear talks is constructive.

  • Meeting 2022-11-05 21:56

    Iran committed to continuing JCPOA talks: FM

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian reiterated Iran’s commitment to continuing talks in Vienna over reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. 

  • Rob Malley 2022-10-25 21:28

    By Mehran Shamsuddin

    Biden administration appeasing Iran hawks backfired

    TEHRAN – While Iran has made up its mind and is ready to engage in meaningful diplomacy, the Biden administration is now grappling with mounting pressures from Iran hawks who oppose any kind of diplomacy with Iran. 

  • Professor 2022-10-15 22:45

    By Saeed Azimi & Saeed Maveddat

    JCPOA revival ensures stability: professor

    TEHRAN – Heinz Gartner, professor of political science at the University of Vienna, has told the Tehran Times that reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal will contribute to stability.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2022-09-30 22:20

    Iran FM: U.S. response to EU nuclear proposal was interpretable

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian who is in the United States for bilateral and multilateral consultations gave an interview to IRNA correspondent in New York, which was published on Friday.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2022-09-27 20:47

    FM pursues diplomacy in New York

    TEHRAN— While Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi returned to Tehran from New York on Friday, his foreign minister stayed in the U.S. to pursue active, dynamic and balanced diplomacy.

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2022-09-27 20:45

    Iran says willing to cooperate with IAEA to address unresolved concerns

    TEHRAN- Iran's foreign minister says the Islamic Republic is willing to work with the UN nuclear watchdog to resolve the remaining doubts about its nuclear activity as long as the Agency's approach to the nation is strictly technical.

  • Mohammad Eslami - Rafael Grossi 2022-09-27 20:38

    Iran’s nuclear chief resumes dialogue with IAEA

    TEHRAN— Mohammad Eslami, director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) who was in Vienna to attend the International Atomic Energy Agency’s General Conference met with IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi late on Monday.

  • Amir Abdollahian-Norway 2022-09-23 21:03

    Norway underscores fast revival of JCPOA

    TEHRAN — Norwegian Foreign Minister Anniken Huitfeldt and Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian held consultations in New York on the sidelines of the annual United Nations General Assembly.

  • Amir Abdollahian-Ireland 2022-09-23 21:02

    Ireland proposes mediation to revive JCPOA

    TEHRAN — Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney met with Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian at the latter’s residence in New York on Wednesday.

  • Raisi-press conference 2022-09-23 20:41

    U.S. claims of goodwill contradicts concurrent sanctions: Raisi

    TEHRAN- Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has stressed that it is extremely absurd for U.S. officials to say that they are willing to rejoin the 2015 nuclear deal to lift sanctions on Iran while simultaneously moving to impose additional sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

  • Bagheri Kani 2022-09-23 19:31

    Bagheri Kani meets British diplomat in New York

    TEHRAN – Iran’s top nuclear negotiator, Ali Bagheri Kani, met in New York with Stephen Hickey, a British Political Coordinator at the UN in New York.

  • Raisi-al-Kadhimi 2022-09-22 08:41

    By Saeed Azimi

    Raisi activates balanced diplomacy: 4 meetings in one day

    TEHRAN— Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi held 5 important bilateral meetings on the second day of his visit to New York, proving that he is pursing active, dynamic and balance diplomacy.

  • Meeting 2022-09-20 21:44

    By Mehran Shamsuddin

    Will E3 seize UN diplomatic momentum to revive JCPOA?

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi arrived in New York at noon on Monday local time amid a highly charged atmosphere surrounding the talks in Vienna over reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. 

  • Nasser Kanaani 2022-09-20 17:33

    Spokesman: We won’t give Lebanon free fuel

    No direct talks with U.S., says foreign ministry

    TEHRAN— Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani once again reiterated that no direct talks will take place between Iranian and American officials during President Ebrahim Raisi’s trip to New York to address the 77th United Nations General Assembly.

  • eslami 2022-09-19 21:26

    Eslami: IAEA has sent signals showing it wants to close Safeguards probe

    Nuclear chief: IAEA is referencing Israel

    TEHRAN— In a live interview with national TV late Sunday, Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said that Israel has turned into a reference for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

  • Vienna talks 2022-09-19 21:24

    By Mehran Shamsuddin

    No deal without guarantees

    TEHRAN – Concluding the talks in Vienna over reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal appears to depend on the U.S.'s offering credible guarantees that it won’t back down on its commitment again.

  • Grossi 2022-09-18 22:13

    Iran is deeply suspicious about Grossi’s close relations with Israel

    Israeli sabotage should not be allowed to kill Iran nuclear deal: Middle East Eye

    In a commentary on September 16, Middle East Eye said since the inception of the talks to resolve the nuclear dispute between Iran and the West, including the United States  and certain Western European states, “Israel has done everything to prevent resolving the Iranian nuclear issue through diplomacy.” 

  • Amir Abdollahian-Oman 2022-09-14 21:27

    Iran, Oman FMs exchange views on Vienna talks

    TEHRAN— In a phone conversation on Wednesday, the foreign ministers of Iran and Oman exchanged views on the latest developments in the negotiations aimed at removing the sanctions imposed on Iran.

  • United Nations 2022-09-13 22:42

    JCPOA revival talks necessitate flexibility from all parties: UN

    TEHRAN- An agreement on resurrection of the 2015 nuclear deal demands "flexibility" from the parties, according to António Guterres' spokesperson, who also reiterated his support for the deal reached between Iran, the 5+1 nations and the European Union.

  • Mohammad Marandi 2022-09-13 22:40

    Advisor: Agreement in Vienna within reach despite external pressure on U.S.

    TEHRAN— An advisor to the Iranian negotiating team has emphasized that despite the external pressure imposed on the United States administration, Tehran and Washington are still close to reaching an agreement.

  • Behrouz Kamalvandi 2022-09-13 22:40

    Iran: We responded to IAEA’s queries regarding three sites in question

    TEHRAN— Behrouz Kamalvandi, spokesperson for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), spoke to the press on Tuesday to respond to the accusations made by Rafael Grossi, the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

  • Vienna talks 2022-09-13 22:38

    Israel’s Lapid benefits from pause in Iran talks

    TEHRAN - In a commentary on September 9, Al-Monitor said the buzz is that an Iran nuclear deal may be deferred until the November elections in both Israel and the United States and whether a return to deal matters more in Tel Aviv than Washington.

  • Mohammad Marandi 2022-09-12 22:04

    Iran distrusts U.S., E3: advisor

    TEHRAN - An advisor to the Iranian negotiating team has stated that Tehran wants a revived nuclear agreement that would secure its interests, but the experience of the 2015 nuclear deal shows that Western states are untrustworthy, and any delay in restoring the nuclear agreement will exacerbate European countries' problems.

  • Vienna talks 2022-09-12 22:02

    Talks to revive JCPOA falling victim to U.S., Israeli elections: scholar

    TEHRAN - Farhang Jahanpour, a former Senior Fulbright Research Scholar at Harvard, said on Saturday that negotiations to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal are being sacrificed for the approaching congressional elections in the U.S. and Knesset elections in Israel.

  • Rafael Grossi 2022-09-12 22:00

    By Saeed Azimi

    U.S. throws IAEA to abstain JCPOA signing

    TEHRAN— The International Atomic Energy Agency Board of Governors held its quarterly meeting on Monday, with the Iran nuclear file, Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear power station and AUKUS on its agenda.